American Accounting Association

AUGUST 4–8, 2012  •  WASHINGTON, DC

Preliminary Program

 

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Friday, August 3, 2012
7:00am–8:00am Registration (Workshop #1 only)
8:00am–4:30pm Workshop #1
5:00pm–7:00pm Registration

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Saturday, August 4, 2012
7:00am–6:00pm Registration
8:00am–5:00pm Pre-Conference Workshops and Symposia
8:00am–5:30pm Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting — CTLA

Sunday, August 5, 2012
7:00am 7:00pm Registration
8:00am–12:00pm CTLA
8:00am–5:00pm Pre-Conference Workshops and Symposia
9:00am–3:00pm Career Center (Interview Hall)
12:00pm–1:00pm Accounting Exemplar Award Luncheon (Ticket required)
3:00pm–7:00pm Exhibits
4:30pm–7:00pm Career Fair
5:30pm–7:00pm Early Bird Reception/Dinner On Your Own

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Monday, August 6, 2012
6:45am–8:15am Section Breakfast with Business Meeting (Ticket required for breakfast)
  • Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Section
    Speaker: G. Peter Wilson, former AAA President and Professor at Boston College
7:00am–5:00pm Registration
7:30am–12:15pm Exhibits
8:00am–6:00pm Career Center
8:30am–9:45am Opening Plenary Session
Speakers: Bruce Carruthers and Deirdre McCloskey

9:45am–11:00am Effective Learning Strategies I

Research Interaction Forum I

10:15am–11:45am Concurrent Sessions

Section Business Meetings
  • American Taxation Association

  • Financial Accounting and Reporting Section

12:00pm 1:45pm Section Luncheons (Ticket required for lunch)
  • American Taxation Association
    Speaker: John Buckley, Georgetown Law School

  • Auditing Section
    Speaker: Brian Croteau, Securities and Exchange Commission

  • Financial Accounting and Reporting Section
    Speaker: Hyun Song Shin, Hughes-Rogers Professor of Economics, Princeton University

  • Government and Nonprofit Section
    Speaker: Steve Witman, KPMG LLP Baltimore

  • International Accounting Section
    Speakers:
    Daryl Buck, Financial Accounting standards Board
    Wei-Guo Zhang, International Accounting Standards Board
Section Luncheons with Business Meetings (Ticket required for lunch)
  • Management Accounting Section

  • Two-Year College Section
    Speaker: Karen Pincus, AAA President-Elect
1:30pm–5:00pm Exhibits

2:00pm–3:30pm Concurrent Sessions

2:00pm–3:30pm Section Business Meetings
  • International Accounting Section

  • Government and Nonprofit Section

  • Strategic and Emerging Technologies Section
3:00pm–4:30pm Effective Learning Strategies II

Research Interaction Forum II

4:00pm–5:30pm Concurrent Sessions

Section Business Meeting
  • Public Interest Section
6:30pm–8:00pm Welcome Reception/Dinner On Your Own

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Tuesday, August 7, 2012
6:45am–8:15am Section Breakfasts with Business Meetings (Ticket required for breakfast)
  • Gender Issues and Worklife Balance Section

  • Information Systems Section
7:30am–12:15pm Exhibits

8:00am–6:00pm Career Center

8:00am–5:00pm Registration

8:30am–9:45am Tuesday Morning Plenary Session
Speakers: Gregory S. Berns and Kevin McCabe

9:45am–11:00am Emerging and Innovative Research

Research Interaction Forum III

10:15am–11:45am Concurrent Sessions

New Scholars Concurrent Session

12:00pm–1:45pm Luncheon (Ticket required)
Speaker: Dan Roam, Best Selling Author of "The Back of the Napkin" and "Blah, Blah, Blah: What To Do When Words Don’t Work"

The Pathways Commission: Seeing the Big Picture
Introduction by Bruce Behn, The University of Tennessee

1:30pm–5:00pm Exhibits

2:00pm–3:30pm Tuesday Afternoon Plenary Session
Speakers: Raymond Ball and Philip Brown AM

3:00pm–4:30pm Effective Learning Strategies III

Research Interaction Forum IV

4:00pm–5:30pm AAA Business Meeting
Business Meeting Agenda
Financial Statements

Concurrent Sessions

6:00pm–9:30pm TLC WOW Event

Dinner On Your Own

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Wednesday, August 8, 2012
6:45am–8:15am Section Breakfasts with Business Meeting (Ticket required for breakfast)
  • Diversity Section
    Sponsored by: Ernst & Young

  • Forensic and Investigative Accounting Section
8:00am–11:00am Career Center

8:00am–2:00pm Registration

8:30am–9:45am Wednesday Plenary Session
Speakers: Bart J. Wilson and Sarah F. Brosnan

9:45am–11:00am Effective Learning Strategies IV

Research Interaction Forum V

10:15am–11:45am Concurrent Sessions

12:00pm–1:45pm Luncheon (Ticket required)
Speakers: Doyle Z. Williams and Karen Pincus

2:00pm–3:30pm Concurrent Sessions

4:00pm–5:30pm Concurrent Sessions

5:30pm–6:00pm Refreshments and Raffle Drawing

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