Ami Beers


As a Director on the Assurance and Advisory Innovation Team at the Association of Certified Professional Accountants, Ami is responsible for the development of assurance and/or advisory services guidance and criteria, thought leadership, and member and market communications to maximize awareness and adoption of new technologies and techniques that improve the audit as well as assurance and advisory services on business reporting that falls outside the traditional financial statement audit. This includes monitoring trends and developments in market practice and in the technology, regulatory and legislative environments to proactively identify emerging market needs and new service opportunities for members.

Ami has supported an AICPA Task Force and a Working Group on XBRL Assurance and Inline XBRL to develop guidance and other resources that will assist CPAs who prepare XBRL documents and those in public practice who are requested to provide assurance and other related services on XBRL documents. Ami supports the XBRL US Data Quality Committee which provides technical implementation support to the XBRL US Center for Data Quality. Ami has chaired and continues to participate in the XBRL US Communications Steering Committee.

Prior to joining the AICPA, Ami served in a number of financial management roles including Controller, Treasurer and VP of Finance at both public and private companies. Ami began her accounting career as an auditor at Ernst & Young, LLP. Ami graduated with a BS in Accounting from Syracuse University.

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Academic Research

Al Noor

The Academic Track presents recent and ongoing research from around the world that examines the application of XBRL to meet various business needs, as well as the effect different applications and methodologies have on business reporting outcomes.

Academic Research