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CIGAR Workshop 2020 and Phd Seminar

We would like to draw your attention to the CIGAR Workshop 2020 that will take place on June 16-17 2020  in the Campus Drammen of the University of South-Eastern Norway, in Norway. The theme of the CIGAR workshop is ‘The Quality of Public Sector Audit: Profession, Institutions and Standards’. A PhD Workshop will be held on June 15, 2020.

Important dates (for the workshop)

  • The deadline for abstract submissions (max 2 pages) is February 15, 2020
  • Acceptance will be notified to the author(s) by March 10, 2020.
  • Full papers should be submitted by May 10, 2020

Abstracts should be sent to Chamara Kuruppu at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

A Special Issue entitled “The Quality of Public Sector Audit: Profession, Institutions and Standards” in Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting and Financial Management (JPBAFM) will be published in 2022

Convenors and Special Issue editors: Pawan Adhikari, Anatoli Bourmistrov, Chamara Kuruppu and Giuseppe Grossi

Important dates (for the Phd Seminar)

  • Doctoral proposal submissions (about 20 pages) is March 1, 2020.
  • Acceptance will be notified by March 30, 2020.
  • Final proposal submission is May 10, 2020.

For the call for papers click here!

17th Biennial CIGAR Conference

We would like to draw your attention to the 17th Biennial CIGAR Conference that will take place on June 13-14 2019 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

The theme of the 17th biennial CIGAR conference is ‘Alternative views on Public Sector Accounting and Financial Management’. The event is jointly organized by the Amsterdam Research Center in Accounting and the Zijlstra Center for Public Control, Governance and Leadership of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

The deadline for abstract or full paper submissions is March 25, 2019.

Abstracts and / or full papers can be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

You can find all the details about the conference on https://www.cigar2019.nl.

For the call for papers click here!

 

 

ACCA - 9th annual public sector conference

Dear Colleague,

ACCA is organizing its 9th annual public sector conference in partnership with the Czech Chamber of Auditing. The conference will take place at the Marriott  Hotel in Prague, Czech Republic on 28 February - 1 March, 2019.

Please find the Call for Papers (CfP) attached.

The deadline for submissions is 30th November 2018.

14th CIGAR Workshop

SAVE THE DATE: CIGAR 2018 WORKSHOP 5-6 JULY 2018 in Zagreb, Croatia

Dear CIGAR scholar,

We would like to draw your attention to the 14th CIGAR Workshop, which will be held in Zagreb, Croatia, on July 5-6, 2018 at the Faculty of Economics and Business. The Workshop will be preceded by the PhD colloquium, on July 4, 2018.

The theme of the Workshop is "Accounting for Budgeting and Fiscal Responsibility“.

The deadline for abstract submissions is the 10th of March 2018.

The call for papers and all details about the workshop and colloquium are now available at the workshop website: https://cigar2018.net.efzg.hr/

For any additional queries regarding the submission, please contact us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We hope to see all of you in Zagreb!

Best regards,

Vesna Vašiček, also on behalf of Gorana Roje, Martina Dragija Kostić, Sanja Broz Tominac

(The CIGAR 2018 Workshop Local Organizing Committee members)