A Different Kind of Conference

The Explorers Conference is a refreshingly different cross-discipline, cross-organizational collaboration, championing inclusion, diversity, and independent thinking

Forward Thinking Speakers

The Explorers Conference features the most respected thought leaders from a broad cross-section of disciplines

Thought Provoking Talks

The Explorers Conference is about independent perspectives and challenging status-quo thinking with new, mind-expanding content

Professional Education Credit

The Explorers Conference provides NASBA qualifying continuing education credit that may also qualify towards a variety of other certifications

Meet our Speakers!

Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, CPA, CGMA, CISA

Top 25 Most Powerful Women in Accounting, Thought Leader in Technology, Finance and Leadership

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, Ph.D.

Speaker, Author, strategist,Founder, President, and CEO of Global Policy Solutions
Nick Tasler

Nick Tasler

Thought Leader, Organizational Psychologist, 4 times #1 Best Selling Author

Expert on the art and science of making decisions and leading change

Jan Hargrave

America's leading behavioral authority and body language expert

Author of 5 best selling books

Jody Padar, CPA

Technologist

"The Radical CPA" and VP of Botkeeper.com. Top 100 Influential People List (Accounting Today)

Dr. Amy Zalman

Global Futurist-Author, Speaker, CEO

A Forbes top 50 futurist, CEO of Prescient, Georgetown University professor

John J. Hall, CPA

Fraud Risk Management Expert

Founder and President of Hall Consulting, Inc., Creator of FraudPreventionPro.com, Author

Rashmi Airan

Internationally recognized corporate and motivational speaker

Amy Vetter, CPA, CITP, CGMA

A CPA, YOGI, & TECHNOLOGIST, Business Keynote Speaker

Helping business professionals create Business, Balance & Bliss®

Byron Patrick, CPA, CITP

Automation Expert

VP Growth & Success at Botkeeper, Tech Q&A Writer of Journal of Accountancy, Accounting Tech Geek, National Speaker

Steve Biskie

Data Guru

Visionary consultant, speaker, and coach on SAP auditing, data analytics program management, and GRC optimization Founder of ERP Audit Solutions and SAP audit process expert

Tammy Daugherty

Change Management Expert

Change evangelist and talent strategist

Ozo Nnamadim, CPA

1st VP National Association of Black Accountants, Washington D.C.

Social justice, civic engagement, diversity, equity, and inclusion advocate

Hosted by Dr. Toby Groves

Researcher, Speaker & Writer

Transformational speaker and thought leader on decision-making and culture

Explorers 2020 is an opportunity to learn and interact with the industry’s top thought leaders just when we need it the most. Earn up to 16 hours of NASBA qualifying credit at an amazingly low cost in carefully curated sessions with more than a dozen top industry visionaries. And, with flexible attendance options, you can choose only the sessions you want to attend (if you’re able to pick favorites!).

What Attendees Say

about our conferences

Chris C.

"This was by far one of the best virtual conferences I have attended!"

George G.

"The panel discussions brought out a lot of thoughts that a prepared talk would miss, I liked that."

Jen H.

"I am a newer staff auditor and I found all of the information really helpful, thank you!"

Xiaomin W.

"Great conference. Very informative. The presenters are well selected and can speak for the current situation. Appreciated and looking forward for similar sessions in the future."

Edie N.

"Wonderful event, well worth the price, and definitely timely. Thank you!"

Grace P.

"The overall content was very engaging, considering how long it was, I did not lose interest throughout the entire day."

Get in Touch

Need more information?

Email

events@tobygroves.com

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513-878-6695