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AFAANZ Conference

The Association hosts this annual event in early July of each year at different locations throughout Australia and New Zealand. All papers submitted since 2009 are subject to a blind peer review. Papers submitted prior to 2009 were subject to peer review.


2017 AFAANZ Conference 2-4 July, Hilton Adelaide, 233 Victoria Square, Adelaide, South Australia

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Call for Papers Closed

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Other Conferences 

Conference on Financial Markets and Corporate Governance, Wellington, New Zealand

20 to 22 April 2017   (more information)

Annual Global Management Accounting Research Symposium (GMARS) 21-23 June, Sydney, Australia

GMARS 2017

ISAR-2017 16-17 June Crowne Plaza, Coogee, Sydney, Australia

Call for Papers-ISAR 2017



2016 Conference Sponsors and Trade Exhibitors

AFAANZ thanks its platinum partners for their sponsorship:




We are grateful to the following organisations for their sponsorship of the Conference:

Welcome Reception

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Past Events

2016 AFAANZ Inaugural New Accounting Educators Forum

Call for Papers-ISAR 2017

2016 AFAANZ Conference 3-5 July, Jupiters Hotel, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Professor Mike Shields - What do you now about management accounting from published research
Professor Tim Fogarty - Accounting Education as a Field of Intellectual Enquiry


2015 AFAANZ Conference 5-7 July, Hobart, Australia

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Professor Robert Faff - The Process of Research
Professor Teri Lombardi Yohn - Research on the Use of Financial Statement Information for Forecasting Profitability 
Panel Session - Vidoe Presentation -IASB 


2014 AFAANZ Conference 6-8 July, Auckland, New Zealand

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Professor Paul A. Griffin - The Market for Credit Default Swaps: New Insights into Investors’ Use of Accounting Information?
Professor Christopher Chapman - Researching Accounting in Healthcare 


2013 AFAANZ Conference 7-9 July, Perth Australia

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2012 AFAANZ Conference 1-3 July, Melbourne, Australia

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Professor Lee D Parker - Beyond the Ticket and the Brand: Imagining an Accounting Research Future
Professor Stephen Brown - Quantitative Measures of Operational Risk: An Application to Funds Management


2011 AFAANZ Conference 3-5 July, Darwin, Australia

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Professor Steven Salterio - Fifteen Years in the Trenches - Auditor-Client Negotiations in an Interactive Behavioral Model
Professor Jusin O'Brien - Enlivening the Battle for Ideas


2010 AFAANZ Conference 4-6 July, Christchurch, New Zealand

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Professor Tom Smith - Using Option Prices to Infer Overpayments and Synergies in M&A Transactions
Professor Katherine Schipper - Vexatious and Recurring Issues in Financial Reporting

2009 AFAANZ Conference 5-7 July, Adelaide, Australia

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Professor W Robert Knechel - Rethinking Audit Quality
Professor Robert H. Chenhall - Challenges in Employing Integrated Performance Management Systems

2008 AFAANZ Conference 6-8 July, Sydney, Australia

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Professor Alfred Wagenhofer-Global Accounting Standards-Ambition and Reality
Professor Ross L. Watts - Accounting is Exciting

2007 AFAANZ Conference 1-3 July, Gold Coast, Australia

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Professor Paul Healy - Equity Research and the Global Settlement
Professor David Otley - Beyond Peroformance Measurement

2006 AFAANZ Conference 2-4 July, Wellington, New Zealand

Presentation of Plenary Speakers:
Professor Russell Lundhom - The Inefficiency of Stock Markets
Professor Gary Sundem - Accounting Education, Knowledge, Skills & Integrity
View 2006 AFAANZ Confernce Concurrent Session Papers and Posters

2005 AFAANZ Conference 3-5 July, Melbourne, Australia

View the 2005 AFAANZ Conference Concurrent Session Papers and Posters
2005 AFAANZ Conference Panel Session - Brett Rix presentation