Research Conferences & Symposia

2021 Performance Management Research Symposium

This year we are hosting a virtual research symposium in April (April 21 - 23, 29 - 30). Each session will be appoximately an hour a day over the 5 days.  The first day is going to be only a PhD Student Session. Then, the remaining 4 days will have one paper presentation on each day.

This event 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. 

2021 Tax Educator On-Line Conference

Teaching Tax in a Changing World
May 6, 2021

2021 Tax Policy Research Symposium

Date:  May6 - 7, 2021
Location:  On-line 

This cross-disciplinary tax symposium provides a rare opportunity to share differing perspectives on current tax issues.  Invitees are typically tax experts from academia (e.g., accounting, law, and economics) and policy.

UW CISA 2021 Symposium

Save the date:  October 14-16, 2021
CPA Canada and/or Online
277 Wellington St. W., Toronto

The Centre for Information Integrity and Information Systems Assurance at the University of Waterloo (UW CISA) is pleased to announce its 12th biennial symposium to be held in Toronto, Canada. Our symposia are recognized for the extensive interaction between practitioners and academics.  Papers and panels are from academe and practice and address risks, controls and assurance issues.

2022 Ethics Symposium

Spring 2022
CPA Canada, 277 Wellington St. W., Toronto

*Counts Toward CPA Ontario Continuing Professional Development Hours

The Centre for Accounting Ethics, CPA Canada and the the journal Accounting and the Public Interest are proud to bring together thought leaders from academia and business to explore and discuss "The Impact of Global Pandemic, Specifically COVID 19, on Ethics, Professionalism and Judgement in Accounting and Financial Reporting."  This event will provide an opportunity to interact and share ideas throughout the symposium.

Waterloo/Austin Global Research Conference 2022

Fall 2022 
One King West, Toronto

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.