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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
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 and information systems.
Behavioural issues in accounting.
Financial accounting and reporting.
Social and environmental accounting.
Islamic accounting, banking and finance.
For more information, including types of papers, please visit the conference web site.