Menu

Program

Friday, August 7, 2015

   
7:00am–8:00am Registration Pre-Conference Workshop #01 Only

8:00am–4:00pm Pre-Conference Workshop #01

5:00pm–7:00pm Registration

Member Services
Service Project


AICPA
AAA Premier Sponsor
Deloitte
AAA Premier Sponsor

AAA Premier Sponsor
 

Saturday, August 8, 2015

   
7:00am–6:00pm Registration

Member Services
Service Project

8:00am–5:00pm Pre-Conference Workshops

8:00am–5:30pm Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting (CTLA)

Grant Thornton
AAA Premier Sponsor


AAA Premier Sponsor
     
 
AAA Premier Sponsor
   www.pwc.com/
AAA Premier Sponsor
 

Sunday, August 9, 2015

   
7:00am–7:00pm Registration

Member Services
Service Project


8:00am–12:00pm Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting (CTLA)

8:00am–4:30pm 20th Annual Ethics Research Symposium - Registration (includes ticket to Accounting Exemplar Award Luncheon)

8:00am–5:00pm Pre-Conference Workshops

9:00am–3:00pm Career Center (Interview Hall)

12:00pm–1:00pm Accounting Exemplar Award Luncheon (included with Pre-Conference Workshop 12)
(ticket required)

3:00pm–7:00pm Exhibits

3:00pm–7:30pm Cyber Cafe

4:30pm–7:00pm Career Fair

5:30pm–7:00pm Early Bird Reception/Dinner On Your Own

John Wiley & Sons
AAA Partner
 

Monday, August 10, 2015

   
6:45am–8:15am Section Breakfast with Business Meeting (ticket required)
  • Teaching, Learning, and Curriculum Section
    Speaker: Guido Geerts, University of Delaware

Section Breakfast with Business Meeting (RSVP required before July 10)

  • SET Breakfast Business Meeting 
7:00am–5:00pm Registration

Member Services
Service Project


7:30am–7:30pm Cyber Cafe

8:00am–12:15pm Exhibits

8:00am–6:00pm Career Center

8:30am–9:45am Opening Plenary Session

Speaker: Jacob Soll, Professor of History and Accounting, Leventhal School of Accounting, University of Southern California
"The Role of Accounting in a Prosperous Society: A Historical Perspective"

Speaker: Samia Msadek, Governance Global Practice Group
"Connecting People & Systems"

 9:45am–10:15am Coffee Break

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

Research Interaction Forum

10:15am–11:45am Concurrent Sessions

Section Business Meetings
  • American Taxation Association
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting Section

12:00pm–1:45pm Section Luncheons (tickets required)
  • American Taxation Association
    Speaker: Mel Schwarz, Washington National Tax Office, Grant Thornton, LLP

  • Auditing Section (ticket required for lunch)
    Speaker: Catherine Engelbert, CEO, Deloitte LLP

  • Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (ticket required for lunch)
    Presentation: Honoring Robert E. Verrecchia

  • Government and Nonprofit Section
    Speaker: Tom Linsmeier, Financial Accounting Standards Board
Section Luncheons with Business Meetings (tickets required)
  • International Accounting Section (ticket required for lunch)
    Speaker: Andy Fastow, former CFO, Enron

  • Management Accounting Section

  • Two-Year College Section (ticket required for lunch)
    Speaker: Dave Burgstahler, University of Washington-Seattle, 2015–2016 AAA President-Elect
1:30pm–5:00pm Exhibits

2:00pm–3:30pm Concurrent Sessions

Section Business Meetings
  • Government and Nonprofit Section
3:00pm–4:30pm Effective Learning Strategies

Research Interaction Forum

3:30pm–4:00pm Coffee Break

4:00pm–5:30pm Concurrent Sessions

Section Business Meeting
  • Public Interest Section

6:30pm–8:00pm Welcome Reception/Dinner On Your Own

   

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

   
6:45am–8:15am Section Breakfasts with Business Meetings (tickets required)
  • Accounting Information Systems Section

  • Gender Issues and Worklife Balance Section

7:30am–7:30pm Cyber Cafe

8:00am–12:15pm Exhibits

8:00am–6:00pm Career Center

8:00am–5:00pm Registration

Member Services
Service Project


8:30am–9:45am

Plenary Session

Speaker: Charles M. C. Lee, Joseph McDonald Professor of Accounting, Stanford University
"Building Bridges from the Academy to the Business Community"

9:45am–10:15am Coffee Break

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

Research Interaction Forum

10:15am–11:45am Concurrent Sessions

12:00pm–1:45pm AAA Luncheon (ticket required)
The Second City Works
"Learning to Think Like an Improviser"

1:30pm–4:30pm Exhibits

2:00pm–3:30pm Concurrent Sessions

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

Research Interaction Forum

3:30pm–4:00pm

Coffee Break

4:00pm–5:00pm AAA Business Meeting
Business Meeting Agenda

4:00pm–5:30pm Concurrent Sessions

5:30pm–10:00pm TLC/KPMG WOW Event: Improve With Improv: Learn How to WOW with Your Communication Skills
(ticket required)

Dinner On Your Own

   

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

   
6:45am–8:15am Section Breakfast with Business Meeting (ticket required)
  • Diversity Section

7:00am–8:15am Section Breakfast with Business Meeting (ticket required)
  • Forensic Accounting Section

7:30am–4:00pm

Cyber Cafe

8:00am–11:00am Career Center

Member Services
Service Project


8:00am–2:00pm Registration

8:00am–4:30pm Faculty-Student Collaborations in Accounting

8:30am–9:45am

Plenary Session

Speaker: Thomas Davenport, President’s Distinguished Professor of Information Technology and Management, Babson College

Speaker: Brian Sommer, Vital Analysis
"The Big Impact of Big Data on Accounting"

Speaker: Dr. Ann Cavoukian, Executive Director, Privacy and Big Data Institute, Ryerson University
"Embed Privacy into Big Data Analytics - by Design: Accounting's Role" 

9:45am–10:15am

Coffee Break

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

Research Interaction Forum

10:15am–11:45am Concurrent Sessions

12:00pm–1:45pm

AAA Luncheon (ticket required)

Speakers: 

Bruce Behn, Deloitte LLP Professor, University of Tennessee, 2014-2015 AAA President-Elect

Diana Falsetta, University of Miami

Robert S. Kaplan, Harvard University Business School

Wim A. Van der Stede, London School of Economics and Political Science

3:30pm–4:00pm

Coffee Break

2:00pm–3:30pm Concurrent Sessions

4:00pm–5:30pm Concurrent Sessions

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

*Schedule subject to change
Copyright © 1998 - 2017 by American Accounting Association. All rights reserved.