Research Conferences & Symposia

Waterloo | Austin Global Research Symposium 2026

Date: Next symposium date:  TBD 2026
Location:  TBD 

The University of Texas, Austin, and the University of Waterloo will be hosting their 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.  Please note - this is an invitation only event.

2025 Ethics Symposium

Date:  TBD
Loction:  TBD 

*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 current ethical issues.  This event will provide an opportunity to interact and share ideas throughout the symposium.

2023 CSPM Conference

Date: November 18, 2023
Location: Vantage Venues

UW CISA 2023 Symposium

Date:  September 28 - 30, 2023
Loction:  Virtual

The Centre for Information Integrity and Information Systems Assurance at the University of Waterloo (UW CISA) is pleased to announce its 13th 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.  

2023 CSPM Accounting Field Research Symposium

Date:  June 16, 2023
Location:  University of Waterloo

2023 Tax Policy Research Symposium

Date:  May 4, 2023
Loction:  Vantages Venues 

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 econmics policy) 

2023 Tax Educator Conference

Date:  May 4, 2023
Loction:  Vantage Venues