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The Profession

The Role of a Professional Institute


Des Hudson


Des Hudson, Chief Executive Officer, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland
The regulatory structure of the United Kingdom and the role of professional institutes; ICAS (Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland) approach to monitoring; Investigation and discipline; Training and examination of students; Staffing and committee structures

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Source: Advanced Program 2006: Module 5


Establishing a Professional Institute in a Transitioning Economy


Ivan Bosela


Ivan Bosela, Chairman, Slovak Chamber of Auditors
Development of necessary audit legislation in the Slovak Republic; Complying with IFAC Education Standards; Relationships with the profession; Staffing the Chamber; Funding and ongoing strengthening; Lessons learned

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Source: Advanced Program 2006: Module 5


Liberalization and Qualification


 Henri Oliver


Henri Olivier, Secretary General, European Federation of Accountants
The liberalization of the accountancy profession in Europe; Mutual recognition; Free movement of firms; Conditions for entry into the profession of accounting and auditing

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Source: Advanced Program 2006: Module 8


Liberalization and Qualification


Anne Melot


Anne-Françoise Mélot, Desk Officer, Accounting and Auditing, DG Internal Market, European Commission
The liberalization of the accountancy profession in Europe; Mutual recognition; Free movement of firms; Conditions for entry into the profession of accountant and audito

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Source: Advanced Program 2006: Module 8



International Federation of Accountants (IFAC)

How Can the International Federation of Accountants Assist?


 

Claire Egan, Technical Manager, Developing Nations Permanent Task Force and Sylvia Barrett, Senior Technical Manager, Member Body Compliance, International Federation of Accountants
About IFAC; Membership and compliance; Developing Nations Task Force; Priorities; Role of accountancy bodies; Development challenges; Opportunities for co-operation and collaboration

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Source: Advanced Program 2006: Module 6



European Federation of Accountants (FEE)

How can the European Federation of Accountants Assist?


Henri Oliver


Henri Olivier, Secretary General, European Federation of Accountants
Background information on FEE; Action plan on Eastern and Central Europe; Role towards New EU Member States

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Source: Advanced Program 2006: Module 6



International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)

The Role of a National Accounting Standard Setter in the European Union


Isobel Sharp


Isobel Sharp, Member, Accounting Standards Board, United Kingdom
Working within Europe; National standards; Role of National Standard Setters; Working with the IASB and international convergence; National standards and convergence; IASB Project for SMEs; Urgent issues and interpretations; Structure and resources

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Source: Advanced Program 2006: Module 7


The Role of a National Accounting Standard Setter in the European Union



Laimute Kazlauskiene


Laimute Kazlauskiene, Chairman, Audit Quality Control Committee, Lithuania
Overarching aim; Objectives of the Accounting Board; Developing principles guiding the establishment of accounting standards; Issuing new accounting standards and / or amending existing ones; Addressing urgent issues promptly; Working with the IASB, national standards-setters and other relevant EU institutions to encourage high quality in the IASB's standards and their adoption in the EU; Structure (governance, organization, staffing, etc); Resources

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Source: Advanced Program 2006: Module 7



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