2016 Accounting PhD Rookie Recruiting and Research Camp

Miami, FL

 Start Date - End Date

December 02, 2016 - December 04, 2016

Early Bird Discount Deadline

Registration Deadline

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Registration Information

The registration fee includes a name badge, List of Registrants, Friday Evening Welcome Reception, Saturday Breakfast, Saturday Lunch, Saturday Evening Reception, Sunday Breakfast, Sunday Lunch.

Candidate A candidate is a current PhD Student with an expected graduation date of Spring 2017 who is ready to enter the job market upon graduation.
Due to reaching maximum capacity, registration is now closed. If you have any questions please contact erica.zakarias@aaahq.org

Each representative from a school or firm must register for the event.


Observer An observer is a current PhD Student who is NOT expected to graduate in the Spring 2017 semester. Observers may watch the student presentation portion, however they may not participate in the interview process or do presentations of their own.
$75.00 (non-refundable)

Preregister - Mail/Fax
Registrations paid by check should be made payable to the American Accounting Association. Mail
registration form and payment to: American Accounting Association, 5717 Bessie Drive, Sarasota, FL 34233-2399. Registrations paid by credit card can be faxed to 941-923-4093.

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be received in writing at the AAA in order to be processed (email
Candidates- If unable to attend you must notify the AAA immediately.
Recruiters- Cancellations received after November 16, 2016 will incur a $75 cancellation fee. No refunds will be available for cancellations after November 23, 2016, or for no-shows.
Observer- If unable to attend notify the AAA immediately. NOTE: fees are non-refundable


  • Saturday (8:00 AM-10:00 PM) or Sunday (8:00 AM-6:00 PM)
  • Meeting Room for seating up to 10 people
  • Directional Signage with School Name
  • Coffee Break Service Outside of Meeting Room AM & PM
  • Water Station
  • Private Bathroom in Room
  • Table for Materials

Interested? Contact Kelli Gouwens.

MORE PRIVACY! Each table will have a curtained drape on three sides to give you more privacy for your interviews. Institutions will have the ability to maximize their recruiting time by signing up for an interview table. The tables will be available:
Saturday, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Sunday, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

An email with your table assignment will be sent by December 1, 2016
Interested? Contact
Erica Zakarias

Americans with Disabilities Act
The American Accounting Association intends to comply fully with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Any members planning to attend this meeting who have special needs, as covered by the ADA, are requested to notify Erica Zakarias at the American Accounting Association,
erica.zakarias@aaahq.org or (941) 556-4104 to facilitate identification and accommodation of these needs by the Association.

Registration Fees

Price Description Amount

Available Functions

Student Options
  AAA Student Membership, 2015-2016 - $50 AAA Student Membership, 2015-2016 - $50
  Students may also opt for print versions of the 3 journals, select from list below: Students may also opt for print versions of the 3 journals, select from list below:
  --The Accounting Review - $45 (must also select dues option above) --The Accounting Review - $45 (must also select dues option above)
  --Accounting Horizons - $25 (must also select dues option above) --Accounting Horizons - $25 (must also select dues option above)
  --Issues in Accounting Education - $25 --Issues in Accounting Education - $25
Recruiter Options
  Recruiters: Sign-up for interview tables below Recruiters: Sign-up for interview tables below
  Saturday, 2:00pm - 6:00pm - Interview Tables Saturday, 2:00pm - 6:00pm - Interview Tables
  Sunday, 2:00pm - 6:00 pm - Interview Tables Sunday, 2:00pm - 6:00 pm - Interview Tables



Hotel Information

Hilton Miami Downtown
1601 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33132

Room Rate: $239.00
This charge is in addition to the registration fee, and is paid directly to the hotel by the attendee upon checkout.

Reservations by telephone:
Toll Free: 1-888-370-0980
Direct: 305-374-0000
Fax: 305-714-3811
Reference: American Accounting Association Rookie Recruiting Camp 2016
Reservation Deadline: November 1, 2016
Reservation Link: Click Here

A limited number of rooms have been reserved at the conference rate. PLEASE make your reservations as early as possible to take advantage of this special room rate. Note we cannot guarantee that any additional rooms will be available in the hotel once our block of rooms is sold out, even if the block is sold out before the cut off date.

Meeting Attendees with Limited Mobility
If you anticipate having limited mobility during your participation in the meeting, it is very important that you notify the hotel when you make your reservations, and when you check into the hotel. Should there be an emergency that would require evacuation, hotel staff need to know that you would require assistance. This includes temporary mobility issues such as injury, crutches, etc. Please request instructions directly from the hotel about how to proceed in case of an emergency.

From: Miami International Airport (MIA)
Distance: 5 miles to Hotel
Estimated Taxi Fare: $25.00 (USD) one way

From: Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (FLL)
Distance: 24 miles to Hotel
Estimated Taxi Fare: $85.00 (USD) one way

Additional transportation information and directions can be found on the website.

Nearby Hotels

Note- we cannot guarantee availability or room rates at these hotels.

DoubleTree by Hilton Grand Hotel Biscayne Bay
1717 North Bayshore Drive, Miami, FL 33132

Holiday Inn Port Of Miami-Downtown
340 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132

Hyatt Regency Miami
400 SE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33131
305 358-1234