XBRL US Announces Press Conference on Public Company Reporting/Data Quality and Corporate Actions Pilot at its Philadelphia Conference, November 9-10

Complimentary media passes to press conference and full program available

Oct 27, 2010, 14:04 ET from XBRL US

WASHINGTON, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ --

What:  This media briefing will include an evaluation of the XBRL submissions to the SEC, data quality issues, an update on pilot programs for corporate actions and highlights from the conference.

Topics covered:

  • Public company reporting in XBRL – challenges for the registrant, steps they should take
  • Data quality review of XBRL financial statement submissions made to date – errors, inconsistencies
  • Latest news on the corporate actions initiative – Citi pilot program on ADR dividend announcements
  • Programs to build momentum behind XBRL adoption in the U.S.
  • Highlights and news from the XBRL US National Conference

When:  12:15 to 12:45 PM ET, November 9, 2010

Where:  Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, Room 110B

Who:  Speakers are senior-level experts in the XBRL, financial reporting and securities arenas, including:

  • Paul Penler, Executive Director, Ernst & Young
  • Alan Smith, Chief Operating Officer, Citi Securities and Fund Services
  • Mark Bolgiano, President and CEO, XBRL US
  • Campbell Pryde, Chief Standards Officer, XBRL US

To get a complimentary media pass, email lynne.hasluck@xbrl.us.

To learn more about the conference, visit http://conference.xbrl.us.

Please note that other conference speakers may be available for interviews during the conference. Contact Michelle.savage@xbrl.us, (917) 747-1714 to arrange for interviews in advance.

Major sponsors of the conference include Gold Sponsor Ernst & Young and Silver Sponsors AICPA, SWIFT, Fujitsu and Deloitte.