Research Conferences & Symposia

2019 Performance Management Research Symposium

April 11- 12, 2019
Pantages Hotel, Toronto

The Symposium will feature four research paper presentations focused on different performance management topics. The common theme of the research being presented is that all of the studies rely on field-based data. 

Centre for Accounting Ethics and CPA Canada present the 4th Ethics Symposium

"The Impact of Technology on Ethics, Professionalism and Judgment in Accounting"

April 25-26, 2019
CPA Canada, 277 Wellington St. West, Toronto

The Centre for Accounting Ethics and CPA Canada in collaboration with University of Waterloo Centre for Information Integrity and Information Systems Assurance are (UWCISA) and the Journal for Business Ethics are proud to bring together thought leaders from academia and business to explore and discuss the influence of technology on all aspects of the accounting profession and its practice. The Thematic Symposium seeks to understand and highlight the ethical consequences of technology on the accounting profession, accounting professionalism and recipients and users of all accounting services. This event will provide an opportunity to interact and share ideas throughout the symposium.

Southern Ontario Behavioural Decision Research (SOBDR) Conference

May 3, 2019
Hagey Hall, University of Waterloo

The Southern Ontario Behavioural Decision Research (SOBDR) Conference brings together researchers  and academics with an interest in the study of how people make judgments and decisions.  SOBDR 2019 will be hosted by the School of Accounting and Finance at the University of Waterloo on Friday May 3

Tax Policy Research Symposium

May 9-10, 2019
Vantage Venues, Sunlife Tower, 150 King St W, Toronto

This cross-disciplinary tax symposium provides a rare opportunity to share differing perspectives on current tax issues.  Invitees are mostly university tax faculty from accounting, law, and economics, but also includes current PhD students, representatives from the Centre’s sponsors, and officials from the Department of Finance, the Canada Revenue Agency and the Ontario Ministry of Finance.

The next Symposium will be held on May 9th and 10th, 2019. Contact Alan Macnaughton for more information.  

Waterloo/Austin Global Research Conference

The University of Texas, Austin, and the University of Waterloo will be hosting their second joint symposium on research in taxation. Building on the success of the previous conference, we look forward to providing a forum for stimulating discussion of emerging research topics.

Symposium on Information Integrity and Information Systems Assurance - 11th Biennial

October 24-26, 2019
Marriott Downtown at CF Toronto Eaton Centre Hotel
525 Bay St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The Centre for Information Integrity and Information Systems Assurance at the University of Waterloo (UW CISA) is pleased to announce its 11th biennial symposium to be held in Toronto, Canada. Our symposia are recognized for the extensive interaction between practitioners and academics.