Research Conferences & Symposia

Performance Measurement and Budgeting Practices at SaaS-based Businesses

September 13th, 2019
The Tannery Event Centre
151 Charles St W, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

The CPA Ontario Centre for Performance Management Research and Education at the University of Waterloo is holding a half-day conference on performance measurement and budgeting at SaaS-based businesses. The conference program will benefit financial management professionals (e.g., CPAs) working at SaaS-based and other tech companies, particularly those at the start-up and scale-up stages.

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.

Tax Policy Research Symposium

2020 - Date and location TBD

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 dates TBD. 

Waterloo/Austin Global Research Conference 2020

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.

Date and location TBD