Dear IAS Member:
You are invited to register and participate in the 18th Annual Mid-Year Conference and 8th Annual Doctoral/New Faculty Consortium of the International Accounting Section of the American Accounting Association, partially funded by the KPMG Foundation.
Doctoral Consortium Core Faculty (in addition to Ole-Kristian Hope):
Bjørn Jørgensen (University of Colorado)
Robert Knechel (University of Florida)
Clare Wang (Northwestern University)
Mike Welker (Queen's University)
Gwen Yu (Harvard University)
The general sessions of the Midyear conference will begin with a plenary session at 9:00 am on Friday, February 24, will continue with sessions on Saturday, February 25 until 5:30 pm. The Doctoral/New Faculty Consortium will begin with a reception on Thursday night, February 23, at 6:00 pm and will continue Friday, February 24. Interested participants are encouraged to submit the Application Form for the Doctoral/New Faculty Consortium. Our capacity is limited; please submit your application as soon as possible to reserve your slot.
Potential participants in the 8th Annual Doctoral/New Faculty Consortium of the International Accounting Section:
- Eligible doctoral students will have all meeting fees waived (inclusive of mid-year conference fee) and hotel room one night (single occupancy) paid by the International Accounting Section.
- All eligible faculty will have all consortium fees waived and hotel room, for two nights (double accommodation), or one night (single occupancy) paid by the International Accounting Section. All eligible faculty must pay the midyear conference fee.
- If accepted, with a limited budget, and consistent with American Accounting Association (AAA) policy, the international section will not pay for hotel incidentals (e.g. bottled water, candy, and other personal hotel and room charges).
- We regret that travel to and from the conference must be sponsored by your home institution for all participants.
The contact person who will notify you of acceptance based on space constraints and eligibility:
Ole-Kristian Hope (Consortium Coordinator), Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you in Phoenix in February!