The 11th Accounting History Special Interest Group (SIG2) Symposium

The Accounting History Special Interest Group (AHSIG – SIG2) is pleased to announce that the eleventh Accounting History Symposium will be held on Saturday, 30 June 2018, immediately preceding the 2018 AFAANZ Annual Conference. The Symposium will take place at the AFAANZ Conference venue, Cordis Auckland, commencing at 9.00 am.

 

The guest speaker for the symposium will be Professor Catriona Paisey of the University of Glasgow. Catriona is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland. She trained with KPMG in Aberdeen before commencing her academic career. Catriona's research relates mainly to the development of the accounting profession. Catriona is joint guest editor, with Associate Professor Elaine Evans, of the February/May 2018 double special issue of Accounting History on the theme “Histories of Accounting Education”. We are delighted to have Catriona as the Accounting History Symposium guest speaker for 2018.

 

In addition to the presentations of research working papers, proposals, and papers in progress concerning studies of accounting’s past, a panel of scholars will be in attendance, making presentations and/or providing feedback on the papers and proposals of other participants. The 2018 panel comprises Carolyn Fowler of Victoria University of Wellington, joint editor of Accounting History, Grant Samkin of University of Waikato, associate editor of Accounting History, Catriona Paisey of the University of Glasgow and Sandra van der Laan of The University of Sydney, who are editorial board members of Accounting History.

 

We are confident that the Auckland Symposium will enjoy the same level of success as the past ten Symposia and we welcome your participation in Symposium. Note that attendance and participation at the Symposium is not limited only to AHSIG members.

 

This year an award of $100 will be made to the author(s) of the best presentation as judged by the panel.

 

The program can be found HERE.  We are looking forward to welcoming you to the eleventh Accounting History Symposium.

 

Giulia Leoni and Maryam Safari

Symposium Convenors  

 

 

Accounting History Special Interest Group (SIG2) - Annual Meeting

 

The Annual Meeting of the Accounting History Special Interest Group (AHSIG - SIG2) will be held on Monday, 2 July 2018, immefiately preceding the"Networking Hour" of the 2018 AFAANZ Annual Conference.

 

The meeting will take place at the AFAANZ Conference venue: Cordis Auckland, Gallery 1, commencing at 5:15 pm.

 

We are looking forward to welcoming you to the Accounting History Special Interest Group Annual Meeting.

 

Giulia Leoni and Maryam Safari

Convenor/Deputy Convenor, AHSIG  

 

Joining the Accounting History Special Interest Group (SIG2)

To become a member of the Accounting History SIG you will first need to become a member of AFAANZ. The fee for AFAANZ membership is AU$132 including GST for applicants residing in Australia and AU$120 for applicants residing outside Australia. Note that membership is based on a calendar year.

The fee for the Accounting History SIG is AU$22 including GST for applicants residing in Australia and AU$20 for applicants residing outside Australia. Click on the purchase button to gain access to this SIG. You may also "Join this Group" further below to be keep up to date with the latest news and events.

If you wish to receive the Accounting History Journal, then the Accounting History SIG fee is AU$99 including GST for applicants residing in Australia and AU$90 for applicants residing outside Australia.

Information on our Accounting History Journal can be accessed at http://journals.sagepub.com/home/ach

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