57th World Continuous Auditing & Reporting Symposium (WCARS)

Thursday 7 - Friday 8 September 2023 Durham University Business School

We would like to invite you to the 57th World Continuous Auditing & Reporting Symposium (WCARS) and the inaugural Accounting Information Systems & Emerging Technologies (AISET) SIG Conference. This event is the leading forum for the discussion of research and practice into the application of technology to auditing and reporting. The conference will be held on 7–8 September 2023 at Durham University Business School.

The theme for this year is “Accounting Information Systems, Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Analytics Challenges and Opportunities”. The aim of the conference is to provide a forum for all stakeholders, be it accounting customers, regulators, the Big-4 and regional accounting firms, internal auditors and technology vendors to share experiences, best practices and emerging technologies.“Accounting Information Systems, Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Analytics Challenges and Opportunities”

Paper Submission

Deadline: Extended to 14 August 2023

We invite presentations, papers, and proposals for panels for 57th WCARS & BAFA AISET Special Interest Group. The participation of vendors and implementers of new accounting related technology is particularly encouraged. The conference attracts a large audience. Most participants come from the internal audit departments of leading businesses and governmental organizations, as well from the vendor community. Commercial firms in the IT space often appear along with their lead customers to demonstrate their product’s ROI and best practices.

Please submit abstract for participation using the Abstract Submission link before 1 August 2023.


Fee: £150, £100 for PhD Students

For Registration use Conference Registration link before 25 August 2023.

We are looking forward to seeing you and joining our network. Feel free to share this invitation with anyone who might be interested. To follow the 57th WCARS and BAFA AISET updates, use the WCARS & BAFA AISET Conference link.

For any enquiries, please contact Prof. Amir Michael (