CPD Fest

CPD Fest, one of Ireland’s most popular accounting CPD Conferences, has been completely redesigned to give you a truly unique and innovative virtual experience.

CPD Fest Event Partners

CPD Fest is brought to you in association with exceptional event partners, each of whom we know, trust and recommend.

At OmniPro, our core belief is simply this:

Accountants can and do change lives

And we get up every morning to bring you the tools, advice and training so that you can create an outstanding business for yourself and for your clients too.

In this way, we change lives and communities.
And we’d love to do that together with you.

Previous Key CPD Fest Speakers

Des O'Neill
OmniPro
Colm Owens
OmniPro
Mike O'Halloran
OmniPro
Cormac Lucey
Cormac Lucey
Finance Lecturer & Economics Columnist
Paula Kenaey
Paula Keaney
Doyle Keaney Tax Advisors
Amanda Jayne Comyn
Amanda Jayne Comyn
Doyle Keaney Tax Advisors
John Murphy
OmniPro Tax & Legal
Paul Murphy
Martin J. Kelly & Co
Sinead Gortland
Sinead Gortland
OmniPro
Brendan Twohig
Brendan Twohig
MK Brazil
Brendan Casey
PRSI Consultant
Adam Sweetman
Adam Sweetman
Mazars
Rose Tierney
Rose Tierney
Tierney Tax Consultancy
Gabrielle Dillon
Gabrielle Dillon
Twomey Moran
Declan McEvoy
Declan McEvoy
IFAC
Joe Thompson
Joe Thompson
Joe Thompson Tax Advisors
Claire Kelly
Claire Kelly
My Debt Solution
Brian Walker
Brian Walker
The Bar of Ireland
Jim Stafford
Jim Stafford
Friel Stafford
Leah Smith
Leah Smith
Adare Human Resource Management
Dermot Hamblin
Dermot Hamblin
ProfitPro

The 12 Gifts Of CPD Fest

Over December 2020 we gave you advance access to hugely valuable extracts from the 2020 note packs for The CPD Fest 2020 & The Essential Advisors’ Mix 2020.

With The 12 Gifts of CPD Fest we made guides, financial statements, checklists, tools, tax papers, letters of engagement and reports available, all the way up to and including the kitchen sink!

Registration for The 12 Gifts Of CPD Fest is free, quick and straight forward and you can still do so here:

Previous CPD Fest Sessions

The Technical Mix

Focus on Corporate Finance

09:00 - 10:40 - Current Auditing Issues & Audit Reports

Speakers: Des O’Neill, Colm Owens, Mike O’Halloran – OmniPro

11:00 - 12:40 - Charity Reporting and Auditing in a Covid World

Speakers: Des O’Neill, Colm Owens, Mike O’Halloran – OmniPro

13:40 - 15:20 - Anti-Money Laundering for 2021

Speakers: Mike O’Halloran, Des O’Neill – OmniPro

15:40 - 17:20 - Property Management Company Update

Speakers: Des O’Neill, Mike O’Halloran – OmniPro

09:00 - 10:40 - The Investment Landscape - What to Expect and How to Position Yourself

Speaker: Cormac Lucey – Finance Lecturer & Economics Columnist

11:00 - 12:40 - Corporate Finance Update - Debt Funding and Equity Valuations

Speaker: Cormac Lucey – Finance Lecturer & Economics Columnist

13:40 - 15:20 - Brexit - What's Coming and How to Prepare for It

Speaker: Cormac Lucey – Finance Lecturer & Economics Columnist

15:40 - 17:20 - Post Pandemic - How to Prepare & Present a Business Recovery Plan

Speaker: Cormac Lucey – Finance Lecturer & Economics Columnist

The Essential Advisors' Mix

Winter Taxation Essentials - Series 2

09:00 - 10:40 - Financial Reporting for 2021

Speakers: Des O’Neill, Mike O’Halloran – OmniPro

11:00 - 12:40 - Company Law and Co Sec

Speakers: Des O’Neill, John Murphy, Sinead Gortland – OmniPro

13:40 - 15:20 - Ten Topical Tax Issues

Speakers: Des O’Neill, Mike O’Halloran – OmniProSpeakers: John Murphy, Des O’Neill – OmniPro

15:40 - 17:20 - Regulatory and Practical Issues for Irish Firms

Speakers: Mike O’Halloran, Des O’Neill – OmniPro

09:00 - 10:40 - Revenue Audits and Interventions

Speaker: Brendan Twohig – MK Brazil

11:00 - 12:40 - Topical Tax Cases

Speaker: Brendan Twohig – MK Brazil

13:40 - 15:20 - PRSI Housekeeping & Update on Brexit and Welfare Issues

Speaker: Brendan Casey – PRSI Consultant

15:40 - 17:20 - Refresher on the VAT on Property Rules

Speaker: Adam Sweetman – Mazars

The Complete Audit Workshop

Winter Taxation Essentials - Series 3

09:00 - 10:40 - Audit Planning under COVID-19

Speakers: Des O’Neill, Colm Owens – OmniPro

11:00 - 12:40 - Audit Execution under COVID-19

Speakers: Des O’Neill, Colm Owens – OmniPro

13:40 - 15:20 - Audit Opinion Forming under COVID-19

Speakers: Des O’Neill, Colm Owens – OmniPro

15:40 - 17:20 - Practical Audit Issues under COVID-19

Speakers: Des O’Neill, Colm Owens – OmniPro

09:00 - 10:40 - Irish UK Tax, VAT & Customs Post Brexit

Speaker: Rose Tierney – Tierney Tax Consultancy

11:00 - 12:40 - Topical VAT Updates

Speaker: Gabrielle Dillon – Twomey Moran

13:40 - 15:20 - Farm Tax Issues - Key Areas for Discussion

Speaker: Declan McEvoy – IFAC

15:40 - 17:20 - Trusts and High Net Worth Individuals

Speaker: Joe Thompson – Joe Thompson Tax Advisors

The Practising Accountants' Update

ProfitCon

09:00 - 10:40 - How Personal Insolvency can Save your Clients in Financial Distress

Speaker: Claire Kelly – My Debt Solution

11:00 - 12:40 - Latest Developments in Company Law for Accountants in Practice

Speaker: Brian Walker – The Bar of Ireland

13:40 - 15:20 - Corporate Insolvency: What the Advisor Needs to Know

Speaker: Jim Stafford – Friel Stafford

15:40 - 17:20 - HR and Employment Law - Key Considerations for Businesses

Speaker: Leah Smith – Adare Human Resource Management

09:00 - 10:40 - 6 Steps to Building a Profitable Saleable Accountancy Business

Speaker: Des O’Neill – ProfitPro

11:00 - 12:40 - Asking Better Questions - Who not How

Speaker: Des O’Neill – ProfitPro

13:40 - 15:20 - Technology & Marketing Strategies to Get Ahead

Speaker: Des O’Neill – ProfitPro

15:40 - 17:20 - 9 Steps to Quick Cash

Speaker: Adam Sweetman – Mazars