Below are details of the IAFA annual conference, being held in Dublin this year.
28th Annual IAFA Conference 2015
Call for Papers
The College of Business, Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) will host the 28th annual conference of the Irish Accounting & Finance Association on 14th/15th May, 2015 at its Aungier Street, Dublin campus. The deadline for completed papers/abstracts is 20th March 2015. Empirical, theoretical and review papers are welcomed in all areas of accounting and finance.
Decisions on acceptances of papers will be communicated by 13th April, 2015. Accepted papers will only be included on the conference schedule where registration and payment has been received from at least one author by 30th April, 2015 (see http://www.iafa.ie for further details).
In conjunction with the conference a Doctoral Colloquium will be held at DIT on 13th May, 2015. This event will provide students, at all stages of doctoral research, with an opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from academics in their field. An application form for the Doctoral Colloquium is available on the IAFA website and must be submitted no later than 20th March, 2015. Note that students attending the Doctoral Colloquium can register for the Conference for a reduced fee (more information is available on the Events section of the IAFA website).
The Doctoral Research Funding Competition, which awards prizes to doctoral students presenting work at the colloquium, invites entrants to apply via a specific application form, also available on the IAFA website.This competition is open to all registered IAFA members who are undertaking research towards a Masters or Doctoral qualification. The research must contribute to the aims of the IAFA. A prize fund of up to €5,000 is available in 2015. Application forms must be submitted for the competition no later than the 20th March 2015. Applicants must attend and present at the IAFA Annual Doctoral Colloquium event, where the result will be decided, and the successful applicant must present their research findings at the following year’s IAFA Doctoral Colloquium. The decision of the judges is final.
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