'Cognitor' Vote Delayed Eight Months
The original vote was to approve whether to put the cognitor concept before the entire AICPA membership.
Bob Elliott, AICPA chairman, said the delay of the vote until the spring meeting provides more time to provide information on the credential to Council and to the general membership.
The term 'cognitor' created quite a buzz when a story  first appeared on this topic in late July. The name actually was recommended by consultants working with AICPA, and is drawn from the word, 'cognition,' defined as 'the process of perceiving or knowing.