CPA Ontario Public Sector Accounting Symposium
June 20, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The main doors of Ted Rogers School of Management (TRSM) are on the south side of Dundas Steet, between Yonge St. and Bay St. Enter the doors and take two sets of escalators to get to the first level of TRSM building - Registration is at the top of the escalators.
The event will continue after a complimentary lunch with presentations by the winners of a Best Paper contest on public sector and not-for-profit accounting.
It will conclude with a reception from 3.15 p.m. to 4.00 p.m., allowing an opportunity for discussion and networking among the participants. Complimentary registration and further information is available. Eligible for CPA Ontario CPD Credits.
The symposium is being held in association with the 2018 Centre for Social and Environmental Accounting Research (CSEAR) North America Congress taking place at the Ted Rogers School of Management on June 21-22. For more information on CSEAR North America see the Congress website: CSEAR North America.
Accommodation is available for those wishing to come from out of town the night before or night of the symposium at the Ryerson University International Living Centre (see the CSEAR North America website for more accommodation information and for booking).
The symposium is meant to bring together practitioners, policy makers and academics in an atmosphere that encourages positive discourse on key areas of public sector accounting.
Biographies of Best Paper Winners and Contest Judges, Download Best Papers
CPA Ontario and the Ted Rogers School of Management would like to thank Marion Brivot and Marie-Soleil Tremblay for kindly taking on the role of judges for the best paper contest. All contest submissions were blind reviewed by the judges in the process of selecting the winning papers.
|9:15 a.m.||Registration Opens|
|10:00 - 10:15 a.m.||Welcome and opening remarks||CPA Ontario|
|10:15 - 11:00 a.m.||Keynote speaker||Bonnie Lysyk
Auditor General of Ontario
|11:00 - 11:15 a.m.||Break|
|11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.||Panel discussion –
Developments in Accounting & Accountability in First Nations Communities: Emerging issues in practice and standard setting
The panel will include representatives of First Nations involved in accounting and accountability.
|12:45 - 1:45 p.m.||Lunch|
|1:45 - 2:20 p.m.||Best paper presentation: Emerging Scholar
"Budgeting Practices in Canadian First Nations Settings: A study of Their Role in the Persistence of Arbitrary-set Social Hierarchies"
University of Windsor
|2:20 - 3:00 p.m.||Best paper presentation: Established Scholar
"Can Accounting Save Nature(s)? The Case of Endangered Species."
Ivey School of Business
|3:00 - 3:15 p.m.||Closing remarks|
|3:15 - 4:00 p.m.||Networking reception|