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Thursday, July 29, 2021


4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Pre-Conference Workshops

Public Interest Section Business Meeting

Friday, July 30, 2021

Pre-Conference Workshops

9:00 am - 10:00 am EDT

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm EDT

International Accounting Section Virtual Reception

Academy of Accounting Historians Section Business Meeting

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

Academy of Accounting Historians Section Lifetime Member and Awards Presentation

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm EDT

Academy of Accounting Historians Section Virtual Ice Cream Social

Monday, August 2, 2021
10:30 am-11:30 am EDT

Plenary Session - Sponsored by
Leadership, Diversity, and Systemic Racism
Speaker: Ashleigh Shelby Rosette, Duke University

11:30 am-12:00 pm EDT

Break/Award Presentations:

The AAA/J.Michael and Mary Anne Cook/Deloitte Foundation Prize
Robyn Barrett, St. Louis Community College - Two-Year College Prize
George O. Gamble, University of Houston - Undergraduate Prize
Cindy Durtschi, DePaul University - Graduate Prize

Deloitte Foundation Wildman Medal Award (sponsored by Deloitte Foundation)
Trevor S. Harris, Columbia University Business School
Urooj Khan, The University of Texas at Austin
Doron Nissim, Columbia University Business School

Lifetime Service Award
Ken Bouyer, EY, LLP

12:00 pm-1:00 pm EDT

Partner Meetings

A Year in Review: Behind the Scenes of the Surgent Faculty Fellowship
Hosted by Surgent Accounting & Financial Education

12:00 pm-1:30 pm EDT

12:00 pm-5:00 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

Faculty-Student Collaboration in Accounting (FASTCA)

1:00 pm-2:00 pm EDT

Partner Meetings

Audit Analytics in the Classroom
Hosted by Audit Analytics

Integrating Exam Material Into Your Accounting Curriculum – A Career Readiness Solution
Hosted by Wiley

1:30 pm-1:45 pm EDT

Break

1:45 pm-3:15 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

2:00 pm-3:00 pm EDT

Partner Meetings

Pathways to Professional Services: A Recruiting Update from EY
Hosted by EY, LLP

NACVA/GACVA Extends the Gift of Membership
Hosted by NACVA

3:00 pm-4:00 pm EDT

Partner Meetings

Analyzing and Tracking Big Data in the Context of Product Market Segmentation
Hosted by Cengage

3:15 pm-3:30 pm EDT

Break

3:30 pm-5:00 pm EDT

5:00 pm-6:00 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

Effective Learning Strategies Forum

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm EDT

Public Interest Section Best Paper Award Winners

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm EDT

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm EDT

AAA Social Hour

Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Section Business Meeting

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm EDT

Auditing Section Block Party

Tuesday, August 3, 2021
7:00 am - 8:30 am EDT

Concurrent Sessions

8:00 am-9:00 am EDT

Partner Meetings

Preparing Students for the Workforce
Hosted by Beta Alpha Psi

8:30 am - 8:45 am EDT

Break

8:45 am - 10:15 am EDT

Concurrent Sessions

9:00 am-10:00 am EDT

Partner Meetings

The British Accounting Review: What it Does and Where it Goes
Hosted by Elsevier

How to Integrate IMA Resources into the Classroom
Hosted by Institute of Management Accountants

Conceptual Accounting Principles and Competency Based Education
Hosted by Ivy Software Inc.

10:15 am - 10:30 am EDT

Break

10:30 am - 11:30 am EDT

Plenary Session
“Be the Thought Leaders”
Presidential Scholar
Speaker: Jennifer R. Joe, University of Delaware

11:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Break/Award Presentations:

Notable Contributions to Accounting Literature Award (sponsored by AICPA)
Jun Dai, Michigan Technological University
Miklos A. Vasarhelyi, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark

AICPA Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award 
Nancy Bagranoff, University of Richmond

Outstanding Service Award
Brian J. Bushee, University of Pennsylvania
Marc A. Rubin, Miami University

Distinguished Contributions to Accounting Literature Award 
Lawrence D. Brown, Temple University
Andrew C. Call, Arizona State University
Michael B. Clement, The University of Texas at Austin
Nathan Y. Sharp, Texas A&M University

12:00 pm-1:00 pm EDT

Partner Meetings

Tips for Teaching IDEA Data Analytics in the Classroom
Hosted by Audimation Services, Inc.

Preparing Students for Their Careers
Hosted by McGraw Hill

The Growing Importance of Learning Communities for Both Students and Faculty
Hosted by Surgent Accounting & Financial Education

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

1:00 pm-2:00 pm EDT

Partner Meetings

Algorithmic Spreadsheets that Generate and Evaluate Accounting Formulas
Hosted by Cengage

Gleim Time: Improving Your Curriculum
Hosted by Gleim Exam Prep

1:30 pm - 1:45 pm EDT

Break

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

2:00 pm-3:00 pm EDT

Partner Meetings

Orbis Demo – Research More than 400 Million Companies Worldwide
Hosted by Bureau van Dijk, A Moody’s Analytics Company

EY Academic Resource Center (EYARC) Website and Account Access and Overview
Hosted by EY, LLP

Closing the Knowledge Gap and Improving Student Outcomes with Adaptive Learning
Hosted by Wiley

3:00 pm-4:00 pm EDT

Partner Meetings

How to Integrate IMA Resources into the Classroom
Hosted by Institute of Management Accountants

Learning Lyryx Learning: Interactive OER and Online Assessment Workshop
Hosted by Lyryx Learning, Inc.

Innovations in Teaching Ethics Today
Hosted by the NASBA Center for the Public Trust

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm EDT

Break

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

5:00 pm-6:00 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

Emerging and Innovative Research Forum

5:30  pm-6:30 pm EDT

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT

AAA Social Hour

Diversity Section Reconnect and Business Meeting


Gender Issues and Worklife Balance Section Business Meeting and Award Presentations

Forensic Accounting Section Meet & Greet / Business Meeting

International Accounting Section Business Meeting

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

American Taxation Association Business Meeting

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

Government and Nonprofit Section Business Meeting

7:00 - 8:00 pm EDT

International Accounting Section Virtual Reception

Wednesday, August 4, 2021
7:00 am - 8:30 am EDT

Concurrent Sessions

8:30 am - 8:45 am EDT

Break

8:45 am - 10:15 am EDT

Concurrent Sessions

9:00 am-10:00 am EDT

Partner Meetings

Tips on How to Develop a Paper for the Journal of Accounting and Public Policy
Hosted by Elsevier

Accounting Principles and Competency Based Education
Hosted by Ivy Software Inc.

10:00 am-11:00 am EDT

Partner Meetings

Getting Started with IDEA: Importing & Analyzing Data
Hosted by Audimation Services, Inc.

Audit Analytics in the Classroom
Hosted by Audit Analytics

10:15 am - 10:30 am EDT

Break

10:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

11:00 am-12:00 pm EDT

Partner Meetings

Gleim Time: Improving Your Curriculum
Hosted by Gleim Exam Prep

Learning Lyryx Learning: Interactive OER and Online Assessment Workshop
Hosted by Lyryx Learning Inc.

Creating the Future Accountant: An Author Tour of Wiley’s New First Editions
Hosted by Wiley

12:00 pm - 12:15 pm EDT

Break

12:15 pm - 1:15 pm EDT

Plenary Session
“Why It Is Essential to Bring Critical Thinking Across the Accounting Curriculum”
Speaker: Linda Elder, Foundation for Critical Thinking and Center for Critical Thinking

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm EDT

Break/Award Presentations:

Outstanding Accounting Educator Award (sponsored by the PricewaterhouseCoopers Foundation)
A. Rashad Abdel-khalik, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Srikant M. Datar, Harvard Business School

Issues in Accounting Education Best Paper Award 
Helen Brown-Liburd, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark
Jennifer R. Joe, University of Delaware

Accounting Horizons Best Paper Award 
Pamela Jeanné Schmidt, Washburn University
Jennifer Riley, University of Nebraska-Omaha 
Kimberly Swanson Church, Missouri State University

Outgoing Editors for Accounting Horizons
Gopal V. Krishnan, Bentley University
Ray Pfeiffer, Simmons University

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

2:00 pm-3:00 pm EDT

Partner Meetings

NACVA/GACVA Extends the Gift of Membership
Hosted by NACVA

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm EDT

Break

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

5:00 pm-6:00 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

Research Interaction Forum - Session A, Rooms 1 - 11

Research Interaction Forum - Session B, Rooms 12 - 22

Thursday, August 5, 2021
7:00 am - 8:30 am EDT

Concurrent Sessions

8:30 am - 8:45 am EDT

Break

8:45 am - 10:15 am EDT

Concurrent Sessions

10:15am - 10:30 am EDT

Break

10:30 am - 11:30 am EDT

Plenary Session
Accounting Faculty Making a Difference
Speaker: Robert D. (Bob) Allen, President-Elect, American Accounting Association, The University of Utah

11:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Break/Award Presentations:

Innovation in Accounting Education Award (sponsored by Ernst & Young Foundation)
Vic Anand, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Joshua Herbold, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Jessen Hobson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Kim I. Mendoza, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Competitive Manuscript Award
Suzie Noh, Stanford University
Xin Zheng, The University of British Columbia

The Accounting Review Outstanding Reviewers 
From the editorial board:
Francois Brochet, Boston University
John L. Campbell, University of Georgia
Paul E. Madsen, University of Florida
Andrew Van Buskirk, The Ohio State University

Non-editorial board:
Michelle L. Nessa, Michigan State University

Beta Alpha Psi Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award
Anna Bedford, University of Technology, Sydney
George Durler, Emporia State University
David Emerson, Salisbury University
Jenny Teruya, University of Hawaii 

Outgoing Board of Directors and Council Chair
Vice President-Research & Publications 
Mark DeFond, University of Southern California

Director-Focusing on Segments
Audrey A. Gramling, Oklahoma State University 

Outgoing President
Terry Shevlin, University of California-Irvine

Director-Focusing on Intellectual Property
Mary Harris Stanford, Texas Christian University 

Outgoing Council Chair
Nancy Nichols, James Madison University

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

1:30 pm - 1:45 pm EDT

Break

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm EDT

Break

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Concurrent Sessions

Note: The CPE Fields of Study curriculum is divided into twenty subject matter areas. These fields represent the primary knowledge and skill areas needed by accounting licensees to perform professional services in all fields of employment. Each Credit Hour is based on 50 minutes. The Program Level for each of these sessions is Basic, unless otherwise stated. Delivery Method: Group Live

American Accounting Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org

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