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5TH WORKSHOP ON ACCOUNTING AND REGULATION


SIENA, ITALY, SEPTEMBER 23-25, 2010
CO-ORGANISED WITH

University of Siena

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

The organising committee for the workshop is:

Roberto Di Pietra (University of Siena)
Günther Gebhardt, (University of Frankfurt)
Stuart McLeay (University of Sussex)
Joshua Ronen (Stern School of Business – New York University).
 

INVITED SPEAKERS

Opening Session – Financial Reporting Regulation and the Business Model

Michael Page  - University of Portsmouth
Brian Singleton-Green - ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales)

Discussant:
Joshua Ronen, Stern School of Business, New York University
Chair: Stuart McLeay, University of Sussex


Symposium on the Conceptual Framework

Mario Abela, EFRAG Research Director & Acting Technical Director
Andreas Barckow, Member of the German Accounting Standards Board
Gilbert Gelard, IASB Board member
Tom Linsmeier, FASB Board member
Geoffrey Whittington, University of Cambridge

Chair: Günther Gebhardt, University of Frankfurt

WORKSHOP PROGRAMME

Please click HERE to download the workshop programme.

DEADLINES

Deadline for submission of abstracts and papers : June 30, 2010
Authors notified of acceptance of abstract or papers : end of July,  2010
Deadline for submission of full papers : September 1, 2010
Registration deadline : September 15, 2010
 

HOW TO REACH SIENA ?

By plane

The closest airports are Pisa (Galileo Galilei), Florence (Amerigo Vespucci) and Rome (Leonardo Da Vinci – Fiumicino; G.B. Pastine – Ciampino). There  are bus, train and car connections to Siena.

By train

Florence central railway station (Santa Maria Novella): direct trains to Siena leave every hour until 9 pm. (journey time: 1:45 hours)

Pisa airport railway station: trains to Siena with a change in Empoli or two changes (Pisa central railway station and Empoli) leave every 30 minutes until 9 pm. (journey time: about 2 hours)

Rome central railway station (Roma Termini): trains to Siena with a change in Chiusi (or Grosseto) leave every hour until 8 pm. (journey time: about 3 hours)

By bus

Florence central bus station (opposite to Santa Maria Novella railway station): direct bus (Sita or Train) to Siena leave every hour until 7 pm. (journey time: about 1:30 hours)

Rome central bus station (Roma Tiburtina): direct trains to Siena leave every 1:30 hours until 8 pm. (journey time: about 3 hours)

By car

From North: superstrada Florence – Siena, exit Siena Nord
From South: autostrata A1, exit Valdichiana-Bettolle, direction Siena
Please, note that private cars are not allowed in the city centre
 

PRACTICALITIES

TIME AND LOCATION

The workshop will be held in the

University of Siena,
at the
Graduate College of Santa Chiara
(Via Valdimontone, 1)

This former monastic building is located in the historic centre of Siena, close to the central piazza (Il Campo).

Participants should arrive on Thursday September 23rd, 2010. The academic programme will start in the middle of the afternoon on Thursday and is scheduled to end around midday on Saturday September 25th, 2010.

For participants arriving by plane, there are regular trains to Siena from Rome, Florence and Pisa. As there is a rail terminus at Pisa airport, this is slightly more convenient than Florence, and there are direct flights from several European cities to Pisa by Alitalia and other national airlines.

Further information concerning local travel arrangements will be available on this web site in due time. 


HOTELS IN SIENA

5 STARS
Grand Hotel Continental – via Banchi di Sopra, 85 – phone 0577/56011
www.royaldemeure.com/it/grand_hotel_continental/storia.htm

4 STARS
Hotel Jolly – NH Excelsior – piazza La Lizza, 1 – www.nh-hotels.com/nh/en/hotels/italy/siena/nh-excelsior.html
Hotel Athena – via Mascagni, 55 – 0577/286313 – www.hotelathena.com
Hotel Garden – via Custoza – 0577/567111 –www.gardenhotel.it

3 STARS

Hotel Minerva – via Garibaldi, 72 – 0577/284474 –www.albergominerva.it
Hotel Villa Liberty – via Vittorio Veneto, 11 – 0577/44966 –www.villaliberty.it
Hotel Santa Caterina – via Piccolomini, 7 – 0577/221105 –www.hscsiena.it
Hotel Alex – via Gigli, 5 – 0577/282338 –www.hotelalex.net
Hotel Chiusarelli – viale Curtatone, 15 – 0577/280562 – www.chiusarelli.com

2 STARS

Hotel il Giardino – via Baldassarre Peruzzi, 33 – 0577/285290 –www.hotelilgiardino.it
Albergo Cannon d'oro – via Montanini, 28 – 0577/44321 –www.cannondoro.com/albergosiena.htm

For other solutions, please visit the Consorzio Siena Hotel Promotion’s
website:http://www.hotelsiena.com/en/hotel-tuscany.html

FEE

 The fees include participation to the workshop, workshop material, 2 lunches, the workshop morning and afternoon refreshments, the workshop dinner. 

   
For participants affiliated with an institution that is member or associate member of the EIASM's
Academic Council
320,00 € (VAT Exempt)
For participants coming from another academic institution 400,00 € (VAT Exempt)

Cancellations made before September 1, 2010 will be reimbursed minus 20% of the total fee. No reimbursement will be possible after that date.

Payments should be made by :

  • The following credit cards: Visa or Eurocard/Mastercard/Access

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ADMINISTRATION

Ms. Graziella Michelante - EIASM Conference Manager
EIASM - PLACE DE BROUCKÈRE-PLEIN - 31 - 1000 BRUSSELS - BELGIUM
Tel: +32 2 226 66 62 - Fax: +32 2 512 19 29
Email: michelante@eiasm.be