CPD Planner (Issue no. 158)
Issue no. 158 (4 April 2019)
CPD can help you develop the knowledge and skills needed for success in the age of Accounting Plus. The Hong Kong Institute of CPAs organizes CPD courses on a wide range of subjects. Take a look at some of the upcoming and find suitable courses to help you gain the knowledge and skills that you need to become a true Accountant Plus.

Install the Institute's events app (iOS / Android), or visit the CPD learning resource centre and event calendar to enrol in professional development courses and upcoming training opportunities relevant to your needs.

26 Apr Applications of blockchain for SMEs
7 May Digital transformation and artificial intelligence
7 – 9 May CGMA program – Special offer to QP-qualified Institute members
8 May Accounting technology doesn't have to be costly: How Hong Kong SMEs grow in the cloud
11 May China tax conference 2019
Corporate governance
13 Apr Meeting the corporate governance challenges in the new economy
30 Apr Anti-corruption information disclosure in ESG reports [Full]
Ethics and regulations
13 Apr Anti-money laundering workshop
Industry knowledge
24 Apr The latest development of the Greater Bay Area
9 Apr Indirect tax updates in Asia Pacific
12 Apr IRD seminar on e-filing of employer's returns 2019 [Full]
15 Apr Updates on Brexit and US tax reform
30 Apr Taxation based on fair value accounting [Full]
9 May Taxation on digital services
8 Apr Blockchain's disruptive impact on the world [Full]
26 Apr Applications of blockchain for SMEs
7 May Digital transformation and artificial intelligence
Soft skills
10 Apr Coaching for managers – Engaging individuals for improved performance
20 May Engaging the millennials at work to create synergy
3 May Valuation in the new economy
22 May Valuation of state-owned enterprise corporate transactions
12 Apr Dual seminar on "Business rescue and essential contracts in South Africa, the United Kingdom & Germany: Guidance for the corporate rescue bill?" and "Strategies to curb the abuse of insolvency proceedings in South Africa: Possible lessons for Hong Kong?"
21 May BPP financial crime prevention symposium - 15% discount for Institute members registering with the code "HKG-HKICPA19"
Click here to see all face-to-face events by date. The Institute also provides e-learning courses, stay tuned and click here to check the latest courses available.
The anti-money laundering procedures manual for accountants is now available for purchase at the Institute. The manual includes templates for AML procedures and practices and help sheets, all designed to help practitioners with the Hong Kong regulatory regime.
Free subscription to the ICAEW's premium service on International Standards about technical and practical updates and resources.
The 2016 edition of the Institute's Audit Practice Manual with useful resources supporting your audit work.
The Hong Kong Corporate Insolvency Manual (4th edition) has emerged as the leading resource for accounting and legal professionals with the latest significant developments in insolvency law and practice.
You can input your CPD hours (including CPD training organized by outside providers) in MyCPA. Although it is not equivalent to your CPD declaration, this online record helps you keep track of your CPD achievements. It also lists your enrolment status for CPD courses.
Over 7,700 e-books and 300 e-journals are now available in our e-Library.
Compliance with CPD requirements is one of the conditions for renewing your membership and practising certificate. Click here to learn more about Statement 1.500 and updated guidelines.
Any suggestions for our CPD programmes? Share your views at hkicpa@hkicpa.org.hk