Revenue Recognition Webcast & Industry Supplement - Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Companies

Webcast details

Note: For the latest developments on the new FASB revenue recognition standard, please visit the CFOdirect revenue recognition page.

Join PwC's Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Industry Group for a webcast focused on the long awaited Revenue Recognition standard. We will discuss the standard and considerations relevant to this industry.

The webcast will feature:

  • Changes to Revenue Recognition: Key changes to accounting for revenue and how this impacts your company
  • PLS Specific Issues: Changes to revenue recognition that are specific to the PLS industry, including licenses of intellectual property, milestones, royalties, collaborations with customers, licenses, returns, discounts/ incentives, customers with credit risk and sell-in vs. sell-through considerations
  • Impact on Business Operations: Understanding the business and operational implications
  • Implementing the Standard: What to do next to prepare for the new standard, including our views on how to set up your implementation plan

Who should attend?

CFOs, CIOs, controllers, finance directors, business unit finance and other financial reporting functions.


Meredith Berger

CPE credit:

NOTE: CPE was awarded for participation in the live event on June 25, 2014. This is now a recording. Viewing this recording does not qualify for CPE.

Please note that CPE credit can only be given to individuals who remain logged into the LIVE webcast and respond to the polling questions provided during the webcast. If you are viewing this webcast in a group, everyone in the group can receive CPE Credit. Also, those who dial in via telephone are NOT eligible for CPE credit. Please note that this is a NASBA (not PwC) requirement.

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