National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) Announces Registration is Open for 2019 Insight: NABA National Convention & Expo

NABA will celebrate its 50th Anniversary at its 2019 Convention, convening more than 2,000 Accounting and Finance participants to discuss key issues facing the profession today.
Greenbelt, MD, January 7, 2019 - NABA is pleased to announce that registration is open for 2019 Insight: NABA National Convention & Expo.

The 2019 NABA Convention and Expo will spotlight high-performing diverse talent and provides attendees the opportunity to explore best practices by networking with industry leaders and experts. The convention, which coincides with NABA's 50th anniversary, will be held June 19-23, 2019, at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Early bird pricing is available through March 31, 2019.

The 2019 NABA Convention will host distinguished panelists and speakers, including business leaders, senior level executives, entrepreneurs and corporate partners. Amy Hood, Chief Financial Officer at Microsoft Corporation, is among the distinguished speakers.

“We are very excited about the level of enthusiasm of our speakers, sponsors, attendees and stakeholders at our 2019 Convention,” said Walter J. Smith, CPA, and president and CEO of NABA. “We look forward to galvanizing the many diverse leaders in accounting and finance for substantive discussion of real-world solutions to key issues facing the profession today, and, we celebrate and reflect on the impressive 50-year history of our proud association.”

In addition to learning and discussing cutting edge and timely topics, the NABA Convention provides opportunities to connect with subject matter experts for the exchange of ideas. 

“We feel that it’s important that  all voices are heard as we work toward our goal of representing the interests of current and prospective minority accounting professionals,” said Earl Fagan, CPA, Vice Chairman of NABA's National Board and Chair of its Convention Planning Committee. "Our association has fostered 50 years of inclusiveness. We will use this convention to celebrate the first 50 years and set the path for our next 50 years."

For more information and how to register please visit the 2019 NABA Convention page .
About the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc.
The National Association of Black Accountants (NABA), is a nonprofit membership association dedicated to bridging the opportunity gap for black professionals in the accounting, finance and related business professions. Representing more than 200,000 black professionals in these fields, NABA advances people, careers, and the mission by providing education, resources, and meaningful career connections to both professional and student members, fulfilling the principle of our motto: Lifting As We Climb. NABA, Inc. has approximately 7,000 members across the country, 47 professional chapters and 120 student chapters. To learn more on how NABA addresses the professional needs of its members and to build leaders that shape the future of the accounting and finance profession, visit