Private Company Services events & webcasts

Throughout the year, PwC’s Private Company Services practice (PCS) sponsors and hosts a variety of events and webcasts focused on issues facing today’s private and family-owned businesses like yours. PCS professionals also participate in and speak at a number of conferences and events. Please see below for a listing of upcoming conferences, events and webcasts.


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  • 2015 Year-end accounting and reporting developments
    Original webcast: December 9, 2015
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  • Top year-end tax planning strategies for private companies, family businesses and individuals.
    Original webcast: November 19, 2015
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  • Creating a sustainable future for your family business - a conversation with Wente CEO, Carolyn Wente
    Original webcast: September 16, 2015
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  • FEI Private Company Roundtable Webcast - Cybersecurity: Challenges, Policy, Solutions
    Original webcast: July 29, 2015
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  • Accounting challenges - acquisitions, dispositions, refinancings and more
    Original webcast: June 3, 2015
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  • FEI Private Company Roundtable Webcast - Tax Reform and the Impacts on Privately Held and Family-Owned Businesses
    Original webcast: April 23, 2015
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  • Latest developments on implementation of the new revenue standard FASB, IASB and TRG updates
    Original webcast: April 1, 2015
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  • Hot topics in lease accounting
    Original webcast: March 24, 2015
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  • FEI Private Company Roundtable Webcast - Addressing Family Business Concerns: A Look At PwC’s Annual Family Business Survey
    Original webcast: February 4, 2015
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  • Financial Executives International, Private Company Roundtable Webcast
    Original webcast: February 4, 2015
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FOX Private Family Trust Company Symposium
February 9-10, 2016
Miami, FL

The 2016 FOX Private Family Trust Company Symposium will provide critical, in-depth analysis of the latest state-and trust-structured changes relevant to creating and maintaining a private family trust company ("PFTC"). The event will also explore the ways families can use PFTCs to optimize the governance of their trusts and combat the frustrations that often come with being a beneficiary.

Transitions East
April 6-8, 2016
St. Petersburg, FL

Transitions East is designed to facilitate conversation on important family issues among generations. There is special programming for family business members aged 15-29, and for those who have married-in to the family business.  Attendance at this event is strictly limited to owners, shareholders, family members and in-laws of 75 family businesses/enterprises.

2016 Financial Leadership Summit Conference
May 23-24, 2016
Colorado Springs, CO

This two-day event, hosted by Financial Executives International (FEI) since 1930, is designed to provide next-level leadership development to senior-level financial executives. The program focuses on the challenges facing financial executives today with an innovative agenda comprised of content-rich presentations, multiple networking opportunities, respected speakers and an exciting exhibit hall.

PCS is hosting or sponsoring local market events in the following cities:

  • Atlanta, GA 
  • Cleveland, OH 
  • Pittsburgh, PA

For information on these events, please contact Mary Chidiac.

Check back regularly to see if an event has been scheduled in your area