Business School

Accounting and Finance Research Forum


Further Information


The 2016 Accounting & Finance Research Forum is proudly supported by:


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The UWA Business School is hosting a Research Forum from Wednesday 7 December to Friday 9 December, 2016.

The Forum brings together researchers from Australia and internationally, to foster the development of young researchers - the future thought leaders of tomorrow.

The program will comprise of keynote addresses by invited speakers and a small selection of presentations by emerging scholars.

The invited speakers are:

  • Professor Dirk Baur (UWA Business School)
  • Professor Niclas Hellman (Stockholm School of Economics)
  • Professor Ana Marques (Nova School of Business and Economics)
  • Professor Steen Thomsen (Copenhagen School of Business)

Forum program

Forum papers

For copies of the forum papers, contact the forum convenors.

Perth Skyline Forum Events 

The Forum events and functions include:

  • Wednesday 7 December at 6.00pm – Welcome Cocktail Reception, Matilda Bay Restaurant, Hackett Drive, Crawley
  • Thursday 8 December at 6.00pm –  Forum Dinner, Banquet Hall South, The University Club of Western Australia, Hackett Drive, Crawley
  • Friday 9 December at 1.00pm – Lunch, UWA Business School

The Venue

The Forum will be held at the UWA Business School, located on Hackett Drive, overlooking the Swan River.

  • The University of Western Australia is a centre of international excellence and is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in Australasia.
  • Western Australia is a great place to visit in December, with mild summer temperatures and a relaxed atmosphere.


Special rates have been negotiated at the Parmelia Hilton Hotel*.

Parmelia Hilton,   14 Mill Street, Perth. Queen/Twin Guestroom -  AUD $209 per night

Group Code: GUWAS

* Please quote the respective group code or booking quote at the establishments to secure the special rates. Please note that we have only reserved a limited number of rooms at each of these establishments and the rates only apply to bookings made prior to 23 November 2016. We therefore recommend that you book as early as possible.