March 4, 2024


2 Total CPE Credits


Ethics: Environmental, Social and Governance for Accountants

  • Instructor

    Garrett Wasny

Learning Objectives

After attending this presentation you will be able to...

  • Identify at least 10 technological, business and social trends driving ESG adoption
  • Recognize at least five leading trends in the current ESG landscape
  • Recall at least 10 key considerations when operationalizing ESG and shifting from theory to practice
  • Point out at least 10 leading case studies of ESG reporting
  • Distinguish at least five ways practitioners can prepare for ESG success

Major Topics

The major topics that will be covered in this class include:

  • What is ESG?
  • Key Technology, Economic and Social Drivers of ESG
  • ESG Current Landscape
  • Issues in Shifting from Theory to Practice
  • COP26: Implications for the Accounting Profession
  • Technical Examples of ESG Reporting
  • The "S" in ESG: Social Metrics
  • The "G" in ESG: Governance Ethics
  • ESG as an Emerging Client Advisory Service
  • ESG Reporting Best Practices
  • ESG and Blockchain
  • Leading ESG Reporting Frameworks
  • ESG Certifications
  • Prominent ESG Software and Calculators
  • ESG Starter Strategy

CPE Credits Available

Total CPE
Regulatory Ethics

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Overview

Professional Area of Focus

  • Regulatory Ethics

Advanced Preparation


Intended Audience

Practitioners who want a basic, non-technical understanding of ESG reporting and how to set themselves up for long-term success in an era of growing demands for non-financial disclosures.


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