Conferences 2015 - your unfair advantage begins here

The Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand 2015 Conferences are designed for people like you, business and finance professionals who recognise that continuous learning is the foundation of ongoing success. Our suite of conferences – covering the full spectrum of finance disciplines – will sharpen your technical skills, keep you on top of the latest industry changes, and develop your leadership capabilities.

  • Business Forum 2015

    Sound Thinking - Ingenious Ideas

    Business Forum is your premier education event focusing on the intersection between sound principles and ingenious thinking.

    This 2015 event will be the first Business Forum under the new Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand brand. Our new organisation combines strengths and heritage of the best of New Zealand and Australia to better serve our global network.

    Business Forum is unquestionably the premier event on the corporate calendar. We have focused on creating an enhanced Business Forum experience based around ‘relevance, experience and flexibility’ — going way beyond simply delivering a program of excellent speakers, peers and experts and towards providing a complete holistic ‘before, during and after — event experience’. Significantly enhancing value for you and providing a platform for networking and knowledge sharing building up to the event date and far beyond.

    Be part of the future of business – your forum







    23-24 April
    11-13 May 
     20- 22 May
     2-3 June
    11-12 June

    New Zealand:


     25-26 June

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  • Audit Conference 2016

    Learn about the current and future trends in auditing and get the latest updates on best practice for your team’s key priorities in the year head.

    As the audit profession continues to develop to meet the challenges of the changing business and technological environment, it’s important that auditors continue to evolve. The Audit Conference will arm you with a range of techniques to improve your audit effectiveness and build a sustainable audit business. You’ll hear from some of the industry’s leading experts, tackling the industry’s biggest issues and most significant impending changes.

    Refresh yourself with positive input by networking with your peers and industry leaders by attending the most important audit event of the year.

    Register your interest for the 2016 Audit Conference.

    Locations and dates:

    Brisbane, Qld 14 March 2016
    Sydney, NSW 17-18 March 2016
    Adelaide, SA  5 April 2016
    Melbourne, VIC  11 April 2016

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  • Accounting Conference 2016

    As technology has released Accountants from some of the more process driven aspects of their role – finally you are able to get more involved in strategy development, organisational growth, and business decision-making.     This one day conference is designed to develop and advance the finance professional - providing you with the information you need to know to carry out your role and add value to you organisation, while also equipping you with tools to enhance your career.

    With a range of sessions focussing on financial reporting and management accounting delivered by the best minds in the industry, the Accounting Conference is designed to sharpen your technical and analytical capabilities, build your strategic skills, and develop your commercial acumen. So you can position yourself at the centre of your organisation.

    Register your interest for 2016 Accounting Conference.

    Location and dates:

    Sydney, NSW  11 March 2016 
    Brisbane, Qld  15 March 2016 
    Melbourne, Vic  12 April 2016 

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  • Public Practitioners Conference 2015

    The 2015 Public Practitioners Conference presents a great opportunity to hear about the latest issues, impending regulatory changes and trends affecting your clients and practice.

    • Increase your ability to anticipate your client’s needs, hear the latest on how to innovate so your practice grows and remains successful in a competitive and uncertain economy.
    • A line-up of experts and thought leaders will share insights that you can immediately apply to your practice.

    Register your interest for the 2016 Public Practitioners Conference.

    Location and dates:

    Gold Coast, Qld

    March 2016
    Hunter Valley, NSW  March 2016 
    Melbourne, Vic  March 2016 
    Sydney, NSW  June 2016 

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  • National SMSF Conference 2016

    It’s the fastest growing category in super. So if you provide SMSF advice – or you’re looking to add SMSF to your portfolio – it’s essential to stay on top of the latest developments.

    The National SMSF Conference – the industry’s leading event – features a stellar line-up of speakers, covering the most important topics in SMSF. Over two full days, you’ll learn the practical skills and specialist knowledge needed to confidently advise clients, and the key risks and opportunities to consider as the industry continues to grow.

    Register your interest for the 2016 National SMSF Conference.

    Location and dates:

    Melbourne, Vic: 12 and 13 September 2016

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  • Business Valuation and Forensic Accounting Conference 2014

    Stay up-to-date on the latest issues and developments in the business valuation and forensic accounting disciplines at the Business Valuation and Forensic Accounting Conference 2016. This highly specialised three day conference is packed full of technical and practical sessions, offering an excellent chance to get up-to-date and meet your CPE requirements while networking with speakers and peers. 

    Register your interest today for Business Valuation and Forensic Accounting Conference 2016.

    Melbourne, Vic   October 2016

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