Financial Accounting & Reporting SIG Symposium 2021

Friday 8 - Friday 8 January 2021 Online Symposium

This online event supported by the British Accounting and Finance Association Financial Accounting and Reporting Special Interest Group and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants will take place on Friday, 8 January 2021 between 10.00 and 13:30 (GMT).

This symposium brings together a series of high profile speakers to discuss these developments and their effect on the future of financial reporting. The symposium provides a forum for both practitioners and academics to hear and engage in the debate with the following well-informed speakers. The symposium presentations and discussions should also serve as a valuable teaching aid for those academics engaged in teaching financial reporting and contemporary issues in accounting at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.


  • Seema Jamil-O’Neill, Technical Director, UK Endorsement Board
  • Andrea Lionzo, Full Professor of Financial Accounting, Catholic University of Sacred Heart – Milan (Italy)
  • Giovanna Michelon, Professor of Accounting, University of Bristol (UK)
  • Saskia Slomp, CEO EFRAG (European Financial Reporting Advisory Group)


Open Date: Now
End Date: 15 December 2020

There is no charge for attending the symposium, but attendees must book a place by 15 December 2020.

To register for this online event please use the following link

Joining instructions will be issued after the registration deadline on 15 December 2020.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the organisers - Professor Mike Jones, Chair FARSIG, Emeritus Professor, School of Accounting and Finance, University of Bristol ( and Dr Penny Chaidali, Accounting and Finance Section, Cardiff University (, or the Publicity officer of FARSIG, Professor Tamer Elshandidy (