The future of the accountancy profession: where will it be by 2030?

Issued: Thu, 24 Oct 2019 12:41:00 BST

Date: Wednesday 30th October 2019
Time: 6pm-8.30pm 
Venue: LT 206, Level 2, Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ
Category: Practitioner Seminar 
Admission: Free

Our panel of experts will grapple with some of the biggest issues facing the accountancy profession today. Where will we be by 2030?

Generation Z, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, climate change, public trust and the future of audit … our panel of expert CAs will share their views on how such issues will shape the future of the accountancy profession. Chaired by former ICAS Director of Tax Elspeth Orcharton, the panel will include ICAS President Mike McKeon, ICAS Director of Policy Leadership James Barbour, and Professor Catriona Paisey of the University of Glasgow.

You will have the opportunity to quiz speakers following the panel discussion during an audience Q&A.

Networking drinks will also provide the chance to meet with CAs and peers in the Adam Smith Business School.

More information

This event, held in partnership with ICAS is part of the CA Agenda, ICAS’ thought leadership and insight series. For full details on the CA Agenda, visit

For further information about this event, please contact Member Engagement

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