Date: February 11-12, 2022
Location: San Jose, CA
Theme: Creating What Is Possible

Welcome to the 2022 Western Regional in San Jose! Your host chapters Gamma Xi from San Jose State University and Beta Chi from San Francisco State University welcome you to the Bay Area! San Jose is known as the Capitol of Silicon Valley and the regional will be located right at the heart of Downtown in the San Jose Hilton! Our chapters as well as our coordinators are working to create an exciting and diverse regional we hope you will all enjoy!

Attending chapters will be able to present on Chapter Operations while learning from other chapters. For chapters who wish to present in Chapter Operations: Chapter Operations Abstract Form. The due date is January 14, 2022.

Chapter Operations Topics:

  • Innovative recruting and retaining of members
  • Creative social and service activities
  • Collaborating with individuals from other majors and areas
  • Activities that help members develop essential skills

The Best Practices competition sponsored by Deloitte is an excellent way to display and develop your professional skills. The deadline to submit these abstracts is Friday, January 28, 2022 by 11:59PM ET.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Dates

Friday, February 11 – Saturday, February 12, 2022

Registration Fees

 $110  Early Bird Registration Rate until January 14, 2022
 $125  Regular Registration Rate from January 14 - 28, 2022
 $175  Late Registration Rate after January 28, 2022 / Onsite Registration Rate 


Cancellation policy: Cancellations made prior to Friday, January 28, 2022, will be refunded. Cancellations received after this date and no-shows will not be refunded. If you encounter an emergency, please contact the conference planner at kate.shattuck@aicpa-cima.com and the request will be forwarded to the Executive Director for refund approval. 

Friday, February 11

TimesSession/Title
11:00am - 5:00pmRegistration Desk Open
1:00pm - 1:30pmOpening Session
1:30pm - 2:15pmPlenary Session
2:15pm - 2:30pmRefreshment Break
2:30pm - 3:30pmLeadership Activity
2:30pm - 3:30pmFaculty Advisor Round Table
3:40pm - 4:40pmProfessional Sessions/Alumni Sessions
4:45pm - 5:45pmProfessional Sessions/Alumni Sessions
6:00pmOptional Friday Night Activity

 

Saturday, February 12

TimesSession/Title
 7:30am - 8:30am Attendee Breakfast
 7:30am - 8:30am Breakfast for Chapter Presidents, Faculty Advisors, Chapter Advocate, BAP Board, Professional Partners
 7:30am - 2:00pm Registration Desk Open
 8:30am - 10:30am Best Practices Presentations
 10:30am - 11:00am Refreshment Break
 11:00am - 12:00pm Chapter Operations Presentations
 12:00pm - 1:30pm Attendee Lunch and Closing Session
 1:30pm Conference Adjourns
 1:30pm - 1:45pm Professional Partners to Provide Feedback to Best Practice Winners

Meeting Hotel and Accomodations:

Hilton San Jose
300 Almaden Boulevard
San Jose, CA 95110

Rates: 

Double/King Standard- $139 single/double (14.29% tax +$2.50 HBID assessment)
Double/King Standard- $159 triple (14.29% tax +$2.50 HBID assessment)
Double/King Standard- $179 quad (14.29% tax +$2.50 HBID assessment) 

Reservations Phone: 408.287.2100*

To make reservations online, please click here.

Hotel Cutoff Date: Friday, January 21, 2022

*To receive the group rate, please indicate that you are part of the 2022 Beta Alpha Psi Western Regional Conference. 

Hilton San Jose Website

Parking:

Self-parking is $20 per day per vehicle for all overnight guests

Transportation:

For driving instructions and location and transportation information, please click here.

Firm/Organization Professional Partner
AFWA Susan Adams
EFWA Alex Miller
California CPA David Lo
IIA Nicole Huie
IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) Jodi Ryan
IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) Tyler Skelton
Mazars USA Ray Ruiz
Moss Adams Leanne Lutkus
Protiviti Sarah Jordan
RSM US LLP Matt Kessler
Wiley Efficient Learning  Carla Ng

Information coming soon!

For area attractions, please click here.

The health and safety of our conference participants and staff are our number one priority. We continue to monitor local, state and federal guidelines and are working closely with our hotel partners to responsibly and thoughtfully implement safety protocols to provide you a safe, enjoyable onsite experience. 

Please carefully review this entire document.


Hear what our Professional Partners think about BAP!

MACPA’s purpose is leading our profession, Maryland first, in transforming the world and making a positive impact. We seek to Connect, Protect and help the CPA-led profession Achieve success. With this in mind, we partner with BAP, it’s leadership, students, educators and fellow professional partners, because we believe in the power of collaboration and the importance of community. BAP students are our future leaders and together our future is brighter and stronger.

Rebekah Brown, CPA
Maryland Association of CPAs