American Accounting Association

AUGUST 6-10, 2011  •  DENVER, COLORADO

Preliminary Program

 

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Friday, August 5, 2011
7:00am–8:00am Registration (CPE #1 only)
8:00am–4:30pm CPE Course #1
5:00pm–7:00pm Registration

Saturday, August 6, 2011
7:00am–6:00pm Registration
8:00am–5:00pm Annual Meeting CPE Courses
8:00am–5:30pm Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting — CTLA

John Wiley & Sons
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Sunday, August 7, 2011
7:00am 7:00pm Registration
8:00am–4:30pm CTLA CPE Courses
8:00am–5:00pm Annual Meeting CPE Courses
9:00am–3:00pm Career Connection
12:00pm–1:00pm Accounting Exemplar Award Luncheon (Ticket required)
3:00pm–7:00pm Exhibits
4:00pm–7:00pm Career Fair
5:30pm–7:00pm Early Bird Reception/Dinner On Your Own

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Deloitte
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Monday, August 8, 2011
6:45am–8:15am Section Breakfast with Business Meeting (Ticket required for breakfast)
  • Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Section
    Speaker: Dr. Richard Light, Walter H. Gale Professor of Education, Harvard University
7:00am–5:00pm Registration
7:30am–12:15pm Exhibits
8:00am–6:00pm Career Connection
8:30am–9:45am Opening Plenary Session
Speaker: Robert Herz

Outstanding Accounting Educator Award

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 (Ticket required for lunch)
  • American Taxation Association
    Speaker: The Honorable Judge Robert A. Wherry Jr., United States Tax Court

  • Auditing Section
    Speaker: Robert Moritz, Chairman and Senior Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers

  • Financial Accounting and Reporting Section
    Speaker: Mitchell R. Julis, Founding Partner, Co-Chairman, and Co-CEO, Canyon Partners LLC

  • Government and Nonprofit Section
    Speaker: Gregory W. Smith, General Counsel and CEO, Public Employees’ Retirement Association of Colorado

  • International Accounting Section
    Speaker: Craig Crawford, Partner, KPMG

Section Luncheons with Business Meetings (Ticket required for lunch)
  • Management Accounting Section

  • Two-Year College Section
    Speaker: Scott Moore, Senior Manager, College and University Initiatives, AICPA

1:30pm–5:00pm Exhibits
2:00pm–3:30pm Concurrent Sessions
2:00pm–3:30pm Section Business Meetings
  • Strategic and Emerging Technologies Section
  • Interntational Accounting Section
  • Government and Nonprofit Section
3:00pm–4:30pm Effective Learning Strategies

Research Interaction Forum

4:00pm–5:30pm Concurrent Sessions

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

Ernst and Young
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Grant Thornton

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KPMG
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Tuesday, August 9, 2011
6:45am–8:15am Section Breakfasts with Business Meetings (Ticket required for breakfast)
  • Diversity Section
  • Gender Issues and Worklife Balance Section
  • Information Systems Section
7:30am–12:15pm Exhibits
8:00am–6:00pm Career Connection
8:00am–5:00pm Registration
8:30am–9:45am Tuesday Plenary Session
Speaker: Justin Fox

Innovation in Accounting Education Award

Notable Contribution to Accounting Literature Award

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

Research Interaction Forum

10:15am–11:45am Concurrent Sessions

New Scholars Concurrent Session

12:00pm–1:45pm Luncheon (Ticket required)
Speaker: Ruth McCartney

AAA/Deloitte Wildman Medal Award

AAA/Grant Thornton Doctoral Dissertation Awards for Innovation in Accounting Education

Competitive Manuscript Award

Distinguished Contribution to Accounting Literature Award

Outstanding Service Award

Beta Alpha Psi Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award

1:30pm–5:00pm Exhibits
2:00pm–3:30pm Concurrent Sessions
3:00pm–4:30pm Effective Learning Strategies

Research Interaction Forum

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

Concurrent Sessions

6:30pm–9:30pm TLC WOW Event

Dinner On Your Own

PwC
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ProQuest
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Wednesday, August 10, 2011
6:45am–8:15am Section Breakfast with Business Meeting (Ticket required for breakfast)
  • Forensic and Investigative Accounting Section
    Speaker: Darrell Dorrell, Founding Partner, Financial Forensics®

8:00am–11:00am Career Connection
8:00am–2:00pm Registration
8:30am–9:45am Wednesday Plenary Session
Speaker: Stephen Zeff
Presidential Scholar

The Accounting Review Outgoing Editor Recognition

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

Research Interaction Forum

10:15am–11:45am Concurrent Sessions
12:00pm–1:45pm Luncheon (Ticket required)
Speakers: Kevin Stocks, President
Greg Waymire, President-Elect

Accounting Horizons Best Paper Award

Issues in Accounting Education Best Paper Award

2:00pm–3:30pm Concurrent Sessions
4:00pm–5:30pm Concurrent Sessions
5:30pm–6:00pm Refreshments and Raffle Drawing

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