Preliminary sessions

Our program at a glance

Conference program 2017 GAOC Conference Program [PDF 1.72MB]

Sunday 26 November

TimeSession
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Registration
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Pre-conference welcome reception

Monday 27 November

TimeSession
8:30 am - 5:00 pm Registration
9:00 am - 9:30 am Conference opening and official welcome
9:30 am - 10:30 am Plenary session one. Keynote speaker
Professor Trevor Hopper- Stop accounting myopia - Think globally
10:30 am - 11:00 am Morning tea
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Concurrent session 1
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm Book launch- The Routledge Companion to Qualitative Accounting Research Methods (Hoque, Covaleski, Parker and Haynes)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Panel discussion: Beyond Big Data - Dr Alison Parkes, Professor Axel Schulz, Professor Damminda Alahakoon, Professor Gary Hecht, Mr Prashant Bhatnager 
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Afternoon tea
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Concurrent session 2
5:00 PM End of day 1

Tuesday 28 November

TimeSession
8:30 am - All day Registration
9:00 am - 9:30 am Opening address
9:30 am - 10:30 am Plenary session two: Keynote speaker Professor Alan Lowe - Interpretive Research in Management Accounting: What do we think we know?
10:30 am - 11:00 am Morning tea
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Concurrent session 3
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Concurrent session 4
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Afternoon tea
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Concurrent session 5
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Conference closing
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Conference gala, dinner and awards (Sea Life, Melbourne Aquarium)