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The Association hosts this annual event in early July of each year at different locations throughout Australia and New Zealand. All papers submitted since 2009 are subject to a blind peer review. Papers submitted prior to 2009 were subject to peer review.

2016 AFAANZ Conference 3-5 July, Jupiters Hotel, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia:

To register for the conference, please click hereThe PDF version of the conference brochure and form is available here.

The conference program is available at

Instructions for Presenters, Discussants and Chairs (Moderators)


2015 AFAANZ Conference 5-7 July, Hobart, Australia: 

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Professor Robert Faff - The Process of Research
Professor Teri Lombardi Yohn - Research on the Use of Financial Statement Information for Forecasting Profitability 
Panel Session - Vidoe Presentation -IASB 

2015 Conference Sponsors and Trade Exhibitors

AFAANZ thanks its platinum partners for their sponsorship:




We are grateful to the following organisations for their sponsorship of the Conference:

Welcome Reception

Happy Hour





Best Papers

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2014 AFAANZ Conference 6-8 July, Auckland, New Zealand: 

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Professor Paul A. Griffin - The Market for Credit Default Swaps: New Insights into Investors’ Use of Accounting Information?
Professor Christopher Chapman - Researching Accounting in Healthcare 


2013 AFAANZ Conference 7-9 July, Perth Australia:

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2012 AFAANZ Conference 1-3 July, Melbourne, Australia:

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Professor Lee D Parker - Beyond the Ticket and the Brand: Imagining an Accounting Research Future
Professor Stephen Brown - Quantitative Measures of Operational Risk: An Application to Funds Management


2011 AFAANZ Conference 3-5 July, Darwin, Australia:

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Professor Steven Salterio - Fifteen Years in the Trenches - Auditor-Client Negotiations in an Interactive Behavioral Model
Professor Jusin O'Brien - Enlivening the Battle for Ideas


2010 AFAANZ Conference 4-6 July, Christchurch, New Zealand

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Professor Tom Smith - Using Option Prices to Infer Overpayments and Synergies in M&A Transactions
Professor Katherine Schipper - Vexatious and Recurring Issues in Financial Reporting

2009 AFAANZ Conference 5-7 July, Adelaide, Australia:

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Professor W Robert Knechel - Rethinking Audit Quality
Professor Robert H. Chenhall - Challenges in Employing Integrated Performance Management Systems

2008 AFAANZ Conference 6-8 July, Sydney, Australia:

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Professor Alfred Wagenhofer-Global Accounting Standards-Ambition and Reality
Professor Ross L. Watts - Accounting is Exciting

2007 AFAANZ Conference 1-3 July, Gold Coast, Australia:

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Professor Paul Healy - Equity Research and the Global Settlement
Professor David Otley - Beyond Peroformance Measurement

2006 AFAANZ Conference 2-4 July, Wellington, New Zealand:

Presentation of Plenary Speakers:
Professor Russell Lundhom - The Inefficiency of Stock Markets
Professor Gary Sundem - Accounting Education, Knowledge, Skills & Integrity
View 2006 AFAANZ Confernce Concurrent Session Papers and Posters

2005 AFAANZ Conference 3-5 July, Melbourne, Australia:

View the 2005 AFAANZ Conference Concurrent Session Papers and Posters
2005 AFAANZ Conference Panel Session - Brett Rix presentation

SIGs Forum & Symposium

2016 Auditing and Assurance SIG1 Meeting, Sunday, 3 July

2016 Accounting History SIG2 Symposium, Saturday, 2 July

2016 Accounting Standards SIG3 Forum, Saturday, 2 July

2016 Qualitative Research in Accounting Network SIG4 Forum, Sunday, 3 July

2016 Accounting Education SIG5 Forum, Saturday, 2 July

2016 Behavioural Finance SIG7 Meeting, Saturday, 2 July

2016 Management Accounting SIG8, Saturday, 2 July


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