American Accounting Association, International Accounting Section Department of Management, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice (local organizer)

 The Conference
The goal of the conference is to expand the scope and impact of international accounting research through increased understanding and awareness of international accounting challenges and opportunities. Original and rigorous research will provide academics, practitioners and regulators with deeper insights into international accounting issues. The Key-note speakers for the conference will be Professor Begoña Giner, from the University of Valencia, and Professor Mark De Fond, from the University of Southern California. Participants are invited to attend a cultural event on June 28 and the gala dinner on June 29.

The JIAR conference will take place at San Giobbe Campus, venue of the Department of Management of the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. Address: Fondamenta S. Giobbe, Cannaregio 873 - 30121 Venezia VE Information and Contacts For information on the conference, please write at

There are several hotels near the university:
- Carnival Palace
- Hotel Hesperia
- Hotel Eurostars Residenza Cannaregio

Also search for hotels in the Cannaregio area.

Planning Committee

Ervin Black, University of Oklahoma; Greg Burton, Brigham Young University; CS Agnes Cheng, Hong Kong Polytechnic University; Elizabeth A. Gordon, Temple University; Joanna Ho, University of California; Samir Trabelsi, Brock University
JIAR Conference Organizing Committee
CS Agnes Cheng, Hong Kong Polytechnic University; Marco Fasan (co-chair), Ca’ Foscari University of Venice; Giorgio Gotti, University of Texas at El Paso; Chiara Mio, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice; Chiara Saccon (co-chair), Ca’ Foscari University of Venice; Paola Trevisan, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice.