2006 Annual Meetng

An International Meeting of
the American Accounting Association

American Accounting Association
2006 Annual Meeting

August 6–9, 2006
Washington, D.C.


Preliminary Schedule*

The American Accounting Association's 2006 Annual Meeting will be held at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel and Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C., August 6–9 (Continuing Professional Education Programs, August 5 and 6) and will provide an environment for networking, communication, learning, and other developmental opportunities.

National Registry of CPE SponsorsAmerican Accounting Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417. Web site: www.nasba.org

SATURDAY, AUGUST 5, 2006
7:00 am - 8:00 am
CPE Workshop Registration
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Continuing Professional Education Programs
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
CPE Workshop Registration
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Early Registration

Harvard Business School
SUNDAY, AUGUST 6, 2006
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Registration
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Continuing Professional Education Programs
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
Accounting Exemplar Award Luncheon
(ticket required)
(This luncheon is automatically included with CPE 8.)
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Placement Service
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Exhibits
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Early Bird Reception
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
MovieEnron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

IDEA Data Analysis Software


Wharton Research Data Service

Wharton Research Data Service

Microsoft
MONDAY, AUGUST 7, 2006
6:45 am - 8:15 am
Section Breakfasts with Business Meeting
Teaching & Curriculum Section (ticket required for breakfast)
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Registration
8:00 am - 12:15 pm
Placement Service
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibits
8:30 am - 9:45 am
Opening Plenary Session
The Changing Faculty Role and the Future Education of Accountants
Speaker: R. Eugene Rice
Outstanding Accounting Educator Award (funded by PricewaterhouseCoopers Foundation)
Lawrence D. Brown, Georgia State University
Special Recognition Award from the AICPA
Bernie Milano, KPMG
9:30 am - 11:00 am
Effective Learning Strategies Forum
10:15 am - 11:45 am
Concurrent Sessions
Section Business Meetings
American Taxation Association
Financial Accounting and Reporting
12:00 noon - 1:45 pm
Section Luncheons

American Taxation Association Section (ticket required)
    Pre-Luncheon Speaker: Michael J. Desmond, Tax Legislative Counsel, U.S. Department of the Treasury

Auditing Section (ticket required)
    Speaker: Jeanette Franzel, Director, Financial Management and Assurance,
    U.S. Government Accountability Office

Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (ticket required)
    Speaker: Colleen Cunningham, President and CEO
    Financial Executives International

Government and Nonprofit Section (ticket required)
    Speaker: Natwar Gandhi, Chief Financial Officer of the District of Columbia

International Accounting Section(ticket required)
    Speaker: Craig C. Olinger, Deputy Chief Accountant, Division of Corporation Finance, U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission
Section Luncheons with Business Meetings
Management Accounting Section (ticket required for lunch)

Two-Year College Section (ticket required for lunch)
    Speaker: Shyam Sunder, President-Elect, American Accounting Association
1:45 pm - 5:30 pm
Placement Service
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions
Section Business Meetings
Artificial Intelligence/Emerging Technologies Section
International Accounting Section
Podcasting Workshop
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Research Forum Session A-1
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Research Forum Session A-2
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions
Section Business Meetings
Government and Nonprofit Section
Public Interest Section
Podcasting Workshop
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Welcome Reception



Bisk Education


CPA Ready


Becker Professional Review


Darden Business Publishing


BNA/Tax Managememt Inc.


Institute of Management Accountants


Grant Thornton


Apple


TUESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2006
6:45 am - 8:15 am
Section Breakfasts with Business Meetings
Diversity Section (ticket required for breakfast)
Gender Issues and Worklife Balance Section (ticket required for breakfast)
Information Systems Section (ticket required for breakfast)
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Detection of Deception Session
8:00 am - 12:15 pm
Placement Service
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Registration
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibits
8:30 am - 9:45 am
Plenary Session
Presidential ScholarWhither Accounting Research?
Speaker: Anthony Hopwood, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
Wildman Medal Award
(funded by Deloitte)
William R. Kinney, University of Texas-Austin
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose, University of Southern California
Susan W. Scholz, University of Kansas
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Podcasting Workshop
9:30 am - 11:00 am
Emerging and Innovative Research Projects Session
Research Forum Session
10:15 am - 11:45 am
Concurrent Sessions
New Scholars Concurrent Session
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Podcasting Workshop
12:00 noon - 1:45 pm
Luncheon (ticket required)
Where Is The Next Abe Briloff?
Speaker: Floyd Norris
Competitive Manuscript Award
Isabel Yanyan Wang, Michigan State University
Accounting Horizons Best Paper Award
(funded by McGraw Hill)
Christine A. Botosan, University of Utah
Lisa Koonce, University of Texas-Austin
Stephen G. Ryan, New York University
Mary S. Stone, University of Alabama
James M. Wahlen, Indiana University
Benson Wier, Virginia Commonwealth University
Dan N. Stone, University of Kentucky
James E. Hunton, Bentley College
1:45 pm - 5:30 pm
Placement Service
1:45 pm - 5:45 pm
Detection of Deception Session
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions
Podcasting Workshop
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Effective Learning Strategies Session
Research Forum Session
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
AAA Business Meeting
Concurrent Sessions
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Reception

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2006
8:00 am - 11:00 am
Placement Service
Exhibits
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Registration
8:30 am - 9:45 am
Plenary Session
Is Accounting an Academic Discipline?
Panel led by John Fellingham and Joel Demski
Notable Contributions to Accounting Literature Award
(funded by AICPA)
Shannon W. Anderson, Rice University
S. Mark Young, University of Southern California
John H. Evans III, University of Pittsburgh
R. Lynn Hannan, Georgia State University
Ranjani Krishnan, Michigan State University
Donald V Moser, University of Pittsburgh
John R. Graham, Duke University
Campbell R. Harvey, Duke University
Shivaram Rajgopal, University of Washington-Seattle
9:30 am - 11:00 am
Effective Learning Strategies Forum
10:15 am - 11:45 am
Concurrent Sessions
12:00 noon - 2:00 pm
Luncheon (ticket required)
Speaker: Shyam Sunder, President-Elect, American Accounting Association
"Imagined Worlds of Accounting"
Innovation in Accounting Education Award
(funded by Ernst & Young Foundation)
Ernest R. Larkins, Georgia State University
Julian Diaz III, Georgia State University
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions

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