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Tune in online, from anywhere, June 16-18 for CBV Congress 2021 – the signature event of CBV Institute dedicated to leadership in business valuation. The world has changed and so has our much-anticipated annual Congress. Get the latest thinking and insights to advance valuation expertise and confront new realities. Global registration is open to CBVs and Students, other valuation professionals, business leaders and interested professional associations and organizations. We are presenting the biggest Congress ever to mark the great milestone of reaching 50 years of service as a CBV profession. Not to be missed!

  • Experience an interactive, virtual Congress in real-time on a state-of-the-art platform
  • Featuring a diverse range of topics, technical BV content, and cutting edge thinking on emerging trends – such as ESG, climate change, and more
  • Expert speakers, stimulating keynotes, engaging panel discussions, live Q&A’s
  • Network with peers and make new professional connections in a “face to face” virtual setting
  • Upskill, learn and ignite professional development, while earning CPD hours

Registration for Congress 2021 unlocks access to three streams of informative, thought-provoking sessions over three days. Plus, get online video access later to any sessions that CBV Institute received authorization to record. All for one price!

Click date to browse agenda, see session descriptions and read about speakers. Watch an orientation video on the virtual platform to get ready.


June 16 – Business Valuation

How will new ESG realities and economic trends influence the state of business valuation? This stream includes presentations on Climate Change and Valuation, Calculation Reports vs Estimation Reports, Diagnostic and Predictive Data Analytics, COVID – ‘What did we Learn’, Valuation of pre-Revenue Companies, and Best Practices in Financial modelling. A keynote address will be given at 4:30PM EST by Dr. Aswath Damodaran, Professor of Finance, Stern School of Businesss (NYU). Dr. Damodaran will be discussing the COVID experience and lessons learned about markets, fundamentals, smart money, and the importance of story telling.


What’s new and newsworthy in the world of litigation? This stream includes presentations on Challenges with Litigation Engagements for Small Businesses, Limited Critique Reports, Being an Asset and Preventing Liabilities when Opining Assets and Liabilities, Causation and Financial Losses: Factors to Consider, The Expert’s Role and Reflecting the Impact of Unrelated Factors (COVID-19), Forecast Validation for Economic Loss Quantification, and When does an Expert become an Advocate.

June 18 – deALS 

What are the recent trends in M&A? This stream features presentations on the Challenges of Renewal Energy Valuation, Driving Transformative Value Creation through Deal Making, the Post-COVID Investment Environment, a Global View of the State of Alternative Investments, Valuing Canadian Commercial Real Estate and COVID, and Impact Investing. The day kicks off with an engaging keynote by Shawn Kanungo, Disruption Strategist, at 10:05AM EST. Mr. Kanungo will outline a bold roadmap for the future and explore how to remain competitive and relevant through unexpected approaches to innovation.


The registration fee provides live access to all three streams of content over three days of the Congress.

Registered attendees will also receive access for one-year to any recordings of Congress sessions which CBV Institute has authorization to record. 

Cancellation Policy:

Registration may be cancelled before May 21, 2021 for full refund. No refunds after May 21, 2021.

The information, analysis and opinions expressed in Congress 2021 presentations and recorded webinars are solely those of the presenter/author and are not endorsed by CBV Institute or any of its Members. CBV Institute does not review Congress presentations for content accuracy.

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