FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

When and Where is the Conference will take place?

The 31st Asian-Pacific Conference will be held from October 13-16, 2019 in Warsaw, Poland.

What is the venue of the 31st Asian-Pacific Conference?

The conference venue will be at the Sheraton Warsaw Hotel (https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/wawsi-sheraton-warsaw-hotel).

What are some of the possible topics for paper presentations and panel discussions?

Paper presentations and panel discussions on international accounting and other related international business topics are invited. Major topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Global Accounting and the Challenges of IFRS
  • Auditing Issues
  • Cost and Managerial Accounting
  • Global Currency Issues
  • Blockchain Technological Innovation on the Financial Sector
  • Accounting’s Role in International Capital Markets
  • Implementation and Value Relevance of IFRS
  • Extensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
  • Accounting for Carbon Credit
  • Sustainable Reporting
  • Forensic Accounting
  • International Accounting Research, Education, and Practice
  • International Financial Issues
  • Corporate Governance and Accountability
  • Earnings Management
  • Revenue Recognition and Quality of Earnings
  • Adaptability of International Accounting Standards
  • Behavioral Issues in Accounting
  • Social and Environmental Issues – Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainable Development: Performance Measures and Indicators
  • Impact of International Free Trade and Investment on Accounting Education and the Profession
  • Comparative Analysis of Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Auditing, Taxation and Finance, in an International Arena 
  • Contemporary Issues of Advanced Technology in International Accounting (such as Impact of Enterprise Resource Planning and E-commerce on Accounting Systems)
  • Information and Control Systems for Multinational Corporations
  • Entrepreneurship and New Ventures
  • Comparative Ethics in International Auditing and Business
  • Cross Cultural Studies in International Accounting
  • Impact of Currency Fluctuations on Financial Reporting and Control
  • Impact of International Mergers and Acquisitions on Accounting Practice
  • Privatization of Governmental Functions and Government Enterprises and their Impact on Accounting
  • Accounting Programs and Leadership
  • Government and Nonprofit Accounting
  • Islamic Accounting: Challenges and Opportunities
  • Issues in Public Sector
  • Other related international business topics

How do I submit my paper(s)?

  • Each participant is required to submit One Page Abstract(s) and Full Paper(s) ONLINE. The paper should not exceed 35 pages.
  • Click “Submit Paper” at the conference home page, it will bring you to the paper submission website
  • Follow the instruction to create an account, if you do not already have one.
  • Follow the instructions to complete all the REQUIRED fields and submit your One Page Abstract(s) and Full Paper(s) in SEPARATE files (in Microsoft WORD format).
  • Please make sure you input all of your co-author(s) information as well.
  • The confirmation of submission(s) will be acknowledged via email within 24 hours.

Note:

  • Abstract(s) without Full Papers WILL NOT be considered for viewing process.
  • All papers will be subject to a blind review process. The submission of a paper for review means the author certifies that the manuscript is not copyrighted, and has not been published elsewhere.
  • Please keep in mind that if you are the co-author of more than one paper accepted to the conference, at least one of your co-authors of the other papers must register.

How do I register for the conference?

The registration form is available at the conference website (http://www.apconference.org/).

How do I register a guest?

You can provide the guest(s) information on your registration form, under the Guest Information section.

What are the conference registration fees?

  • General Registration fee: USD $400
  • Student Registration fee: USD $300

What does the registration fee include?

Welcome Reception, Luncheons, Coffee Breaks, Gala Dinner (Banquet and Entertainment), Conference Program, Digital Copy of Conference Program and Proceedings, and Admission to all Conference Sessions.

What are the important deadlines that I have to observe?

  • Abstract(s) and Paper(s) Submission Deadline: May 17, 2019
  • Paper Status Notification Date: June 30, 2019
  • Registration Deadline: September 4, 2019
  • Hotel Reservation Deadline:  September 4, 2019

Can I still register for the conference if I miss the deadline?

Yes, you can. There will be a late fee applied for the later registration: $100 for General Registration and $50 for Full-time Graduate Student.

Can I cancel my conference registration?

Yes, you can cancel the registration before the deadline by September 4, 2019, there will be 20% deducted from the registration fee. After the deadline, September 4, 2019, it will be no refund.

How do I make the hotel reservations?

The hotel reservation link is available on the conference website.

What is the conference rate for the hotel?

The conference hotel rates will be applied three days before and after the conference as follows:

  • Standard (double occupancy) – $175 US dollar
  • Deluxe (double occupancy) – $195 US dollar
  • Apartment – $315 US dollar (an exception: during Conference rate will be $400 US dollar)

Please note the numbers of the standard rooms are limited.

Which airport shall I fly in to Warsaw, Poland?

The airport in Poland is Warsaw Chopin Airport, the airport code is WAW.

Who should I contact in case I need help with any conference information?

Crystal Cui, Conference Program Coordinator
Asian-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues
Craig School of Business
5245 North Backer Avenue M/S PB7
Fresno, California 93740
Tel: +1 559 278 4723; Fax: +1 559 278 7838
Email: lcui@csufresno.edu or info@apconference.org