Tilburg Winter Symposium and Research Camp

Conference dates

08 Dec 2022 - 09 Dec 2022

Location

Tilburg University

Description

The Department of Accountancy at Tilburg University is proud to organize its first TILBURG WINTER SYMPOSIUM AND RESEARCH CAMP on December 8-9, 2022

The two-day event builds upon the long-standing tradition of the Tilburg Spring/Winter Camp and aims to bring together accounting researchers and practitioners to discuss emerging issues in the field of accounting. This years’ symposium
and research camp focuses on the theme ACCOUNTING FOR A SUSTAINABLE ECONOMY.

The first day will feature keynotes and panel discussions by leading academics and practitioners in the field. The second day will bring together accounting researchers to share and discuss their latest research. Given the intimate nature of the event, we encourage all participants to attend both days.

Participate!
For the second day of the event, we invite submissions of original papers addressing research questions related to this years’ conference theme ACCOUNTING FOR A SUSTAINABLE ECONOMY. This includes, but is not limited to studies that examine issues such as:
- Role of ESG disclosures in investor or other stakeholder decision making
- Measurement of sustainability and other ESG metrics
- ESG targets and reporting
- Sustainability reporting standards and enforcement
- Role of audit committees and external auditors or assurance providers
- The interplay between managerial control systems and ESG activities
- …

Paper Submission Procedure
Papers should be submitted in PDF format to tilburgwintercamp@tilburguniversity.edu until September 15, 2022. There will be slots reserved for submissions from non-tenured faculty and early career researchers. Authors of accepted papers will be notified about the acceptance no later than October 15, 2022. Travel and accommodation will be provided for the presenters of invited papers.