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Main Conference Keynote speaker:  John Burns (Professor of Management & Accountancy) John has been faculty member at the University of Exeter Business School since 2010, during which he has served as head of the Accounting department. Previously, from 2004 to 2010, he was the inaugural Dean of Accounting and Finance (now School of Business) at the University of Dundee. John’s career also includes a year spent at the University of Colorado-Denver (USA), wh...
The IAFA Doctoral Colloquium and 33rd Annual Conference will be hosted by the Munster Technological University (formerly Cork Institute of Technology) from 12th to 14th May 2021. Both events will be held online.  The Doctoral Colloquium will take place on Wednesday 12th May and the Annual Conference on Thursday 13th May and Friday 14th May.  Detailed schedules will be issued nearer to the date. Annual Conference...

Dr. Elaine Doyle attended the Global Gathering of accounting leaders on behalf of IAFA in August 2019.  The Global Gathering was hosted by the American Accounting Association and involved the Chairs of numerous national academic accounting associations gathering to discuss t...

The Doctoral Colloquium took place on Wednesday 15th May and ran for the entire day.   It was declared open by Prof. Barbara Flood, Professor of Accounting at DCUBS and Deputy Dean. Then, Professor Anne Jeny, Professor at the  Accounting and Management Control Department,  ESSEC Business School, France spoke about proposed cooperation between the IAFA and the EAA in relation to the EAA Ph.d Forum.  This was followed by the Plenary address by Prof. Ian Thomson, Director, Lloyds Banking G...

CPA Ireland is issuing a call for research submissions in the field of accountancy and invites both members of the academic community at doctoral or masters level in addition to accountants actively engaged in practice or industry to submit an application for research funding. Funding of up to €2,500 per research project is available. Applications are due for submission by 5pm on Friday 28 June 2019.

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The Discipline of Accounting and Finance within the Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway hosted the IAFA Winter Seminar in December 2018. The speaker was Professor Teemu Malmi, Professor of Accounting at Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland. The title of Professor Malm...
The Department of Accounting and Finance within the Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick hosted the 31st Annual Irish Accounting and Finance Association PhD Colloquium and Conference in May 2018. The conference ran over 3 days, with the Doctoral Colloquium taking place on Wednesday 23rd May and the main conference spread over Thursday and Friday (24th & 25th May). 31 papers were presented by PhD students during the colloquium, facilitat...

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