Special issue on Standard-Setting of Sustainability Reporting
Online workshop: Special issue on Standard-Setting of Sustainability Reporting
Monday 23 May 2022
We are delighted to host a virtual workshop on Special issue on Standard-Setting of Sustainability Reporting, open to academics, accounting standard setters and regulators, and other members of the accounting profession.
Recently, there has been an intensifying discourse and significant developments on the regulatory work needed to converge and consolidate reporting frameworks for non-financial reporting. Against this backdrop, the Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal (SAMPJ) has invited submissions for a special issue on this topic.
Successful submissions that have strong potential to demonstrate research impact by contributing to public policy developments will be presented during this online workshop.
This event is organised by:
- Adam Smith Observatory of Corporate Reporting Practices (Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow)
- Ethical Finance, Accountability and Governance Research Centre (Durham University Business School, Durham University)
- Social and Environmental Sustainability in Organisations Research Group (Swinburne Business School, Swinburne University)
- Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal (SAMPJ)
Speakers from policy and practice include:
• Eelco van der Enden, Chief Executive Officer, Global Reporting Initiative
• Judy Kuszewski, Chair, Global Sustainability Standards Board (GSSB)
• Shameela Soobramoney, Chief Sustainability Officer, JSE
• David Atkin, CEO of the Principles of Responsible Investment
• Esther An, Chief Sustainability Officer, City Developments Limited
• Professor Jeff Hales, Chair, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board
For further information please contact:
- Subhash Abhayawansa, Associate Professor in Accounting, Swinburne University of Technology
- Mark Aleksanyan, Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance, University of Glasgow
- Ioannis Tsalavoutas, Professor of Accounting, University of Glasgow
First published: 4 February 2022