Blockchain is a big topic in the world today and best known as the technology behind Bitcoin. But what exactly is this technology, and how will it impact the way businesses operate?


Please join Dennis Murphy, CPA, CCA, and Nick Ward from Skoda Minotti’s Accounting and Auditing Group for an informative presentation unraveling the mystery of blockchain, and how the new trend will impact industries in the year ahead.


Topics Include:

  • An introduction to blockchain

  • Types of blockchain

  • Security considerations

  • Challenges to implementing blockchain

  • How blockchain will impact various industries

  • Information you need to know about this new trend and valuable insights on what to watch out for in the year ahead

Learning Objectives:

  • Become familiar with concepts and terminology of blockchain technology

  • Have an understanding of how blockchain works

  • Have an understanding of why blockchain is secure

  • Review of current and potential applications for blockchain in accounting and business in general

Event Details:

  • Date: September 13, 2018

  • Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Location: Skoda Minotti – Mayfield


11:30 a.m. – Lunch and Networking

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. – Presentation, Q&A and Closing

Please RSVP as seating is limited. For more information, contact Donéa Boiner at 440-605-7138 or


Continuing Professional Education Information:

  • Instructional delivery method: Group Live

  • Prerequisites: None

  • Preparation: None

  • Program level: Basic

  • Who should attend: Business owners, CPAs, CEOs, CFOs, controllers, and other finance professionals

  • Category: Specialized Knowledge (1 credit hour)

There is no cost for this Skoda Minotti CPE event, nor is there any cancellation penalty.

Skoda Minotti is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits are granted based on a 50-minute hour.

For questions or concerns regarding Continuing Professional Education; course content, delivery, timeliness, or accuracy of CPE for this event, contact Teresa Conley at or 440-449-6800.


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