The CPA Australia (Tasmanian Division) in conjunction with the School of Accounting and Corporate Governance presents an annual Research Lecture for academics, teachers, students, accountants and the business and government community in Tasmania. The inaugural Research Lecture was held in Hobart and Launceston on 5 and 6 April 1990. The Research Lecture has been annual event ever since.
The School has been honoured with visits by many distinguished speakers over the years. The presenters of the Annual Research Lectures are listed below:
Presenter: Professor Gordon Boyce
Title: Accounting, accountability and responsibility: Pillars of national integrity.
Presenter: Professor Ken McPhail
Title: Human Rights and Accountability.
Presenter: Professor Kim Langfield-Smith
Title: Global accounting education standards: facilitating access, convergence and implementation.
Presenter: Professor Roger Buritt
Title: Reporting and assurance of sustainability issues: what are the drivers?
Presenter: Emeritus Professor Michael Gaffikin
Title: Professional Issues in Contemporary Accounting - What are the Problems and Issues Facing the Discipline of Accounting and how can the Profession Work Together to Take a Proactive Role?
Presenter: Professor Brendan O'Connell
Title: HIH, the AWB: Lessons Learned and Where to From Here?
Presenter: Professor Keryn Chalmers
Title: Globalisation of Accounting Standards: The Why, How and Impact
Presenter: Professor Dave Owen
Title: Corporate Sustainability Reporting - Accountability or Spin?
Presenter: Professor James Guthrie
Title: A Review of New Public Financial Management Change in Australia.
Presenter: Professor Peter Wolnizer
Title: A Cure for Enronitis?
Presenter: Professor Stewart Leech
Title: Understanding the impact of information systems on decision making by professional accountants.
Presenter: Professor Ken Trotman Professor of Accounting, University of New South Wales
Title: Auditor Judgment Research - Findings and Implications for Practice
Presenter: Professor Bruce Grundy Professor of Finance, University of Melbourne
Title: Accounting for Stock-Based Compensation: An Economic Perspective
Presenter: Professor Philip Brown Professor of Accounting, University of Western Australia
Title: Politics and Processes: The Future of Australian Accounting Standards
Presenter: Professor Stanley Biggs KPMG Peat Marwick Professor of Accounting, University of Connecticut
Title: Analytical Procedures: Promise, Problems, and Implications for Practice
Presenter: Professor Jayne Godfrey Professor of Accounting and Finance, University of Tasmania
Title: Accounting as an Economic Tool: Implications for Accountants and Regulators
Presenter: Professor Ron Weber Professor of Commerce, University of Queensland
Title: Corporate Governance and Information Technology: Some Implications for Accountants and Auditors
Presenter: Professor Peter Brownell
Ernst and Young Professor of Accounting, University of Melbourne
Title: Research Directions in Management Accounting
Presenter: Professor Greg Whittred Professor of Accounting and Finance, Australian Graduate School of Management, University of New south Wales
Title: Innovation, Regulation and the Role of Financial Accounting Research
Presenter: Professor Robert Chenhall Professor of Accounting, Monash University
Title: Strategic Management Accounting: an Essential Aspect of Developing Competitive Business Strategies
Presenter: Professor Lee D. Parker
Head, Accounting and Finance Discipline, The Flinders University of South Australia
Title: Ethics and Discipline in the Australian Accounting Profession
Presenter: Professor Peter Easton Price Waterhouse Professor of Accounting and Finance, Macquarie University and
Visiting Professor of Accounting, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago
Title: The Stock Market's Perception of Accounting Information
Authorised by the Head of School, Accounting & Corporate Governance
29 June, 2012