Accounting Education SIG Annual Conference 2020

The 2020 conference will be hosted by the Adam Smith Business School of the University of Glasgow on  20-22 May 2020. The conference is scheduled a few days before the European Accounting Association (EAA) Annual Congress in Bucharest, Romania, 27-29 May.

The conference is designed to provide:

  • a setting for discussions of research on a range of accounting education issues, both full and emerging papers;
  • an opportunity for researchers to develop research projects or discuss current work and research ideas;
  • an opportunity to share innovative teaching practices in accounting, tax and audit;
  • opportunities for accounting educators to identify partners (individuals or institutions) for collaborative research;
  • a opportunity to join our network of support.

Full details of the conference are available on the BAFA website.

Paper Submissions 

The Accounting Education SIG welcomes submissions from established, new or nascent researchers and academics in one of three forms:

Full papers will describe completed or near completed research projects. These papers will be presented in sessions with discussant’s who will provide critical review comments.

Emerging papers will describe either the initial stages of a project or the initial analysis of findings. Emerging papers will be presented under the Pechakucha format.

Learning and teaching innovations will outline the innovative approach, the rationale for its development and the impact on student learning and will be presented under the Pechakucha format.

Submission is now open! Please submit your abstracts here:

Deadline for full paper abstracts: 3 February 2020  Extended Deadline: 8th March 2020

Deadline for emerging papers and learning and teaching innovations: 3 April 2020


Opens: 31 January 2020
Closes: 3 May 2020 

Early Bird Ticket: £270 (ends at midnight on 22 March)
Normal-price Ticket: £300

To register please login to your BAFA account at Create a new account if you do not already have an account. Please note this is a different account than the one used at the submission website.

Once logged in, please choose 'Purchase Ticket' from the list of options.