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Title: The Exchange Seminar Series - Regulator Update
Topic: The Exchange Seminar Series - Regulator Update from the OSC Chief Accountant's Office & MNP's Annual Financial Reporting and Regulatory Update (Market Insights for Public Companies)
Date & Day: February 12, 2020 to February 12, 2020
Time: 8:00 am to 10:45 am
Venue: Hilton Toronto 145 Richmond St W, Toronto, ON M5H 2L2
Faculty: MNP LLP, CPA Canada, Ontario Securities Commission
Registration Fees: TBD by MNP LLP
Registration Date: January 23, 2020 To February 04, 2020

Arm yourself with the audit and accounting knowledge you need to keep your business compliant.


MNP will be highlighting some of the new standards and issues we’ve seen within IFRS this year and examine new auditor reporting that will impact all public companies with a December 31, 2020 year end. Beyond IFRS and auditor reporting, they will be sitting down with Michael Massoud from Chartered Professional Accountants Canada to discuss the current valuation of biological assets within Cannabis. The session will also be featuring a special presentation from the Ontario Securities Commission, which will include their views on cannabis, cryptocurrency, leases, revenue and the aim at reducing the regulatory burden.


Join MNP to expand your knowledge and skill set while networking with your peers at The Hilton Hotel in Toronto.


Key topics include:


  1. Cannabis – Current Valuation of Biological Assets (Panel Session)
  2. A Year in Review – IFRS 16, Leases, IFRS 9, Financial Instruments and IFRS 3, Business Combinations
  3. Updates to Auditor Reporting
  4. Regulator Update from the Chief Accountants Office of Ontario Securities Commission




8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast


PART ONE: MNP Presentations

8:35 – 9:10 a.m. | Cannabis – Valuation of Biological Assets – Maruf Raza & Michael Massoud
9:10 – 9:30 a.m. | IFRS 16 & 9, & 3 – Murtaza Dean
9:30 – 9:50 a.m. | Auditor Reporting – Will Pullenayegum


PART TWO: Special Presentation from the Ontario Securities Commission

9:50 – 10:45 a.m. | OSC Presentation – Office of the Chief Accountant
10:45 a.m. | Q&A / Session Ends


Please note that Toronto Chapter of ICAI is only collecting the names of interested members who wish to attend this event. Registrations will close on February 4, 2020 as we have to provide the final list of interested participants to MNP on February 5, 2020. There will be strictly no room for extension and last minute entries will not be entertained under any circumstances. MNP will directly send a link to register only to the interested participants. Registration fees, if any, will have to be paid directly to MNP and Toronto Chapter of ICAI is not associated with collection of fees. Hence, $0 is mentioned as Member Charge. CPE hours, if any, will be determined by MNP.


For more information, contact Shayan Awan at
*When applicable, participants may receive Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits for attending seminar events.”

Registration for this event is closed now.