Industry leaders converge in New York City to discuss final transition strategies for ASC 842 and IFRS 16 before end of year deadline.

RESTON, Va. – September 27, 2018 – LeaseAccelerator, the pioneer in Enterprise Lease Accounting software market, announced today it will host its Fall 2018 Lease Accounting Summit in New York City on November 14th. The summit will take place immediately following the Current Financial Reporting Issues (CFRI) conference held by the Financial Executive Insitute (FEI).

Participants at the LeaseAccelerator Fall 2018 Lease Accounting Summit will discuss case studies, challenges, best practices and lessons learned from lease accounting project implementations. Presentation topics at the summit will center around preparing for final transition to the new lease accounting standards as public companies approach the first wave of implementation deadlines at year end. Topics will include:

  • Test strategies to confirm the accuracy of accounting
  • Quantitative and qualitative financial disclosure approaches
  • Staffing and enabling leasing centers of excellence
  • Preparing for the first monthly close post-adoption
  • Modifying processes, policies, and controls for day two and beyond

Speakers will include project leaders from Fortune 1000 companies and thought leaders from audit, tax and advisory firms.

What: Lease Accounting Summit Winter 2018
Who: Fortune 1000 Corporate Controllerships (by invitation only)
When: Wednesday, November 14th
Where: New York Times Square Crowne Plaza Hotel

Fortune 1000 companies interested in participating can request more information at:

About LeaseAccelerator:
LeaseAccelerator offers the market-leading SaaS solution for Enterprise Lease Accounting, enabling compliance with the current and new FASB and IFRS standards. Using LeaseAccelerator’s proprietary Global Lease Accounting Engine, customers can apply the new standards to all categories of leases including real estate, fleet, IT and other equipment at an asset-level. On average, LeaseAccelerator’s Lease Sourcing and Management applications generate savings of 17 percent on equipment leasing costs with smarter procurement and end-of-term management. Learn more at

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