IR Magazine Webinar – Preparing your investors for revenue recognition

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Monday, February 26, 2018 8.00 am PST / 11.00 am EST / 4.00 pm GMT / 5.00 pm CET Duration: 30 minutes Many US companies are grappling with FASB’s changes to reporting revenue. These changes have a knock-on effect for the analysts who cover you as internal models need to be updated and revenue needs to be recalculated. At Microsoft, the IR and accounting teams recognized the risks of the revenue recognition changes early. By starting early, they were able to address investor and analyst concerns, provide dedicated resources around revenue recognition, and clearly inform their investors and analysts of what the changes meant for them. The teams were recently presented with the Pacesetters of the Year award for excellence in financial reporting. Join this webinar for practical tips on navigating this accounting change and how you, as IR professionals, can keep your investors updated. Speakers include: • Ben Ashwell, digital editor, IR Magazine • Kristin Chester, senior financial manager of investor relations, Microsoft • Stacy Harrington, director of corporate revenue assurance, Microsoft IR Magazine has partnered with Intelligize to deliver you this webinar. IR Magazine and Intelligize will process your personal data for purposes connected with your attendance at the webinar and may send you marketing communications and information that may be of interest to you, as permitted under applicable law. You may choose to unsubscribe at any time by email with ‘unsubscribe’ in the subject line or by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link in any email from us or Intelligize. Your data will be processed in accordance with IR Magazine’s privacy policy: www.irmagazine.com/privacy and Intelligize's privacy policy: www.intelligize.com/privacy-policy

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ABOUT IR MAGAZINE IR Magazine is a publication of IR Media Group, a business media company renowned for its magazines, websites, events and research. Originally launched in 1988 by the Economist Group, IR Magazine is essential reading for executives around the world and helps investor relations professionals globally achieve more in their IR programmes, benchmark their efforts and connect to their peers in the IR community. For more information, please visit www.irmagazine.com This webinar series is part of our commitment to providing ongoing education to the IR community. Working with various experts in their field, join the thought-leadership discussions on key issues affecting investor relations, guides to best practice and much, much more. ABOUT CORPORATE SECRETARY Corporate Secretary was founded in 2002 to help corporate secretaries and other governance professionals develop a deeper understanding of their roles and become more effective in them at a time when publicly listed companies’ regulatory compliance requirements began to escalate amid a series of high-profile corporate accounting scandals. Corporate Secretary is a digital and print platform, providing a forum where governance experts and service providers can share their experience, insights and best practice recommendations on a wide range of critical issues, from corruption, internal investigations, e-discovery and records management to succession planning, executive compensation, proxy actions and shareholder engagement. Corporate Secretary is independently owned and today continues to serve a vital role in highlighting the achievements and expertise of a group of people who work outside the spotlight and are often isolated as the only individuals in their organizations focusing on these complex matters.