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Happy New Year 2019!

We are excited to announce the launch of a new IAAER website in the next few weeks. Updates on the transition will be posted here.


The mission of the IAAER is to promote excellence in accounting education and research on a worldwide basis and to maximize the contribution of accounting academics to the development and maintenance of high quality, globally recognized standards of accounting practice.

IAAER Newsletter

IAAER publishes a quarterly newsletter with updates from within the IAAER network, upcoming conferences, calls for papers and research funds and grants. To view these newsletters, click here. To submit materials to the IAAER Newsletter, send an email attachment to sebastian.hoffmann@ed.ac.uk

Most recent Newsletter: December 2018 - No.7

Executive Committee Nominees 

Information surrounding the nominees for the IAAER executive committee can be found here.

IAAER Sponsored Conferences

January 24-26, 2019: AAA-IAS IAAER Joint Conference at Marriott Biscayne Bay Hotel

Miami, USA

The International Accounting Section of the American Accounting Association (AAA) together with IAAER will host a joint conference in Miami (USA) from January 24-26, 2019. The paper submissions process is now open. Authors who would like their papers to be considered for the research plenary session need to submit to JIAR with an indication in the cover letter to the editor that (a) you wish to have the paper considered for the plenary session and (b) whether you would like the paper to be considered for inclusion in a concurrent session, in case it is not selected for the plenary session. You can access the submission website for JIAR hereFor submission of all other papers, and for volunteering as a reviewer, discussant, or moderator, please click here to access the system using your AAA member ID and password. The submission deadline for all papers is 11:59 pm EDT on Monday, August 27, 2018.

See Call for Papers

Book your hotel here

June 3-4, 2019: IAAER ACCA Central & Eastern European Emerging Accounting Scholars Research Workshop

Bucharest, Romania

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) together with IAAER will host their annual joint workshop to provide emerging scholars from Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) with feedback on their research proposals and to help develop their research skills. Please view the Call for Papers by clicking here.

June 5-6, 2019: AMIS-IAAER Joint Conference

Bucharest, Romania

The 14th edition of the Accounting and Management Information Systems (AMIS 2019) will be jointly hosted with IAAER in Bucharest (Romania) in June, 2019. Further information will be available soon.

June 25, 2019: IAAER CIMA Southern African Emerging Accounting Scholars Research Workshop

Pretoria, South Africa

CIMA Global together with IAAER will host a joint workshop to provide emerging scholars from Africa with feedback on their research proposals and to help develop their research skills. Please view the Call for Papers here.

June 26-28, 2019: SAAA International Conference in Collaboration with IAAER 

Johannesburg, South Africa

The Southern African Accounting Association (SAAA) is hosting their 2019 Biennial International Conference under the theme “Breaking Barriers and Moving Boundaries” in collaboration with IAAER. The conference is taking place from June 26-28, 2019 in Johannesburg (South Africa). For details and the first call of papers please click here. IAAER will host a paper development workshop for emerging scholars immediately before the conference at Pretoria University. 

September 9-11, 2020: APACAM/ITAM IAAER Joint Conference

Mexico City, Mexico

This is an early announcement. More information will be posted as it is available. 

Institutional Member Conference

January 26, 2019: IMA Accepting Entries for Annual Carl Menconi Ethics Case Writing Competition

IMA (Institute of Management Accountants), one of the largest and most respected associations focused exclusively on the advancement of the management accounting profession, is accepting entries for the 2019 Carl Menconi Ethics Case Writing Competition now through January 26, 2019. Full submission details are available here.

July 7-9, 2019: 2019 AFAANZ Conference

Brisbane, Australia 

AFAANZ hold their 2019 annual conference in Brisbane (Australia), from July 7-9, 2019. They invite paper submissions until February 8, 2019. For further information please view the Call for Papers here.

October 28,2019: IASB Research Forum in Short Hills
New Jersey, USA

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) will hold a Research Forum in conjunction with the Journal of International Accounting Research (JIAR) in Short Hills, New Jersey, USA, on October 28-29, 2019. Further information is available here.

University and Institutional Members

  • University members include the accounting departments of universities worldwide with a commitment to accounting education and research. Faculty members of these universities enjoy unlimited access to all electronic International Financial Reporting Standards hosted by the IASCF. Click Join above to become a university member.

  • Institutional members include leading accounting professional bodies and academic associations worldwide that collaborate with IAAER for the promotion of  accounting education and policy relevant research. Click Join above to become an institutional member.