9th Annual Conference Asian Academic Accounting Association

Pacific Accounting Review

ISSN: 0114-0582

Article publication date: 18 July 2008

Citation

(2008), "9th Annual Conference Asian Academic Accounting Association", Pacific Accounting Review, Vol. 20 No. 2. https://doi.org/10.1108/par.2008.34220baa.001

Publisher

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2008, Emerald Group Publishing Limited


9th Annual Conference Asian Academic Accounting Association

Article Type: Announcement From: Pacific Accounting Review, Volume 20, Issue 2.

"Towards global financial reporting standards: opportunities and challenges"Novotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29-30 November 2008

Organised and hosted by the University of Wollongong, Dubai

For futher information please send an e-mail to Dr Lejla Vrazalic: www.uowdubai.ac.ae/AAAA2008

The 9th Annual Conference of the Asian Academic Accounting Association (AAAA) will bring together a diverse group of accounting educators and professionals from throughout Asia and the rest of the world. Organised and hosted by the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD), the conference will focus on a variety of contemporary accounting topics, including the opportunities and challenges of global financial reporting standards. The programme will feature internationally renowned speakers and will contain a balance of both theoretical and applied concurrent sessions

Conference topics

The conference will create an environment to network, exchange ideas, share knowledge and pursue other developmental opportunities with colleagues from Asia, Australia and around the world. The theme of the conference is "Towards global financial reporting standards: opportunities and challenges''. However, paper topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Accounting education

  • Accounting and information systems.

  • Auditing.

  • Behavioural issues in accounting.

  • Capital markets.

  • Corporate governance.

  • Earnings management.

  • Financial accounting and reporting.

  • International accounting.

  • Management accounting.

  • Social and environmental accounting.

  • Islamic accounting, banking and finance.

Paper submission

For more information, including types of papers, please visit the conference web site.