This course provides an overview of leveraging AI for data analysis and reporting in accounting. It covers the automation of data extraction, cleansing, and normalization processes as well as how AI facilitates automated financial analysis and forecasting. This course also addresses how AI generates actionable insights from financial data which aids in strategic planning.

The other Segments of this series 'Artificial Intelligence (AI) Essentials for CPA' are:
AI Series - Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
AI Series - Technologies in Accounting Software
AI Series - Ethics and Regulations
AI Series - Leveraging AI for Data Analysis and Reporting
AI Series - Audit and Compliance
AI Series - Considerations in Tax Preparation and Research
AI Series - Considerations for Organizations When Adopting AI
AI Series - Future Trends in AI and Software for CPAs

NOTE: There is a 8 CPE Credit Hours combined course also available:
AI Essentials for CPA - Exploring Cutting-Edge Technology (Text Based Course)

Learning Objectives
  • Identify AI tools like OCR and NLP for data extraction.
  • Recognize AI algorithms for data cleansing.
  • Identify data normalization and AI techniques.
  • Identify AI-driven forecasting techniques for accurate predictions.
Last updated/reviewed: April 8, 2024
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Anonymous Author
Text was easy to read and thorough but sometimes the concepts and key points got a little buried in the text

Course Complexity: Foundational
No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
Education Provider Information
Company: Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
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