The Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB) in conjunction with Monash University, co-hosted the AASB Research Forum 2019 on Monday, November 25, where academics and financial reporting stakeholders from the public sector, for-profit and not-for-profit sectors came together to discuss the following three research projects:
- Supply Chain management disclosure: practice and perspectives
Dr Lyndie Bayne, The University of Western Australia
Professor Juliana Ng, The Australian National University
Associate Professor Marvin Wee, The Australian National University
- Standardising the reporting of service performance information in Australia: An in-depth study of the not-for-profit user and preparer communities
Dr Richard Pucci, Monash University
Professor Matthew Hall, Monash University
Dr Paul J Thambar, Monash University
Dr Damien Lambert, Monash University
- In our interest: Australia’s contribution to extractive industries accounting
Dr Corinne Cortese, The University of Wollongong
Professor Millicent Chang, The University of Wollongong
Associate Professor Lee Moerman, The University of Wollongong
Special guest Ann Tarca, from the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), also participated in the Research Forum and presented an update on the IASB’s Research Program and Research Pipeline.
The AASB Research Forum 2019 saw an assortment of industry executives, accounting firms, academics and regulators come together for this event, which included interactive panel discussions, audience Q&As, and networking opportunities.