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Management Accounting Research Group conference 2010

The 31st annual MARG Conference took place on 22 April 2010.

The theme for the 2010 conference was "Global Change and the Continuing Transformation of the Finance Function." The Distingished Praticioner Lecture was hosted by George Glass, CIMA Deputy President.

Morning Session

  • Professor Al Bhimani (LSE), Global Changes: The Impact on Management  Accounting. Please click here for Podcast.
  • Dr Philip Smith (Turnaround Specialist/Visiting Fellow, Cranfield), Carolyn Bresh  (Director, Everymind Ltd.) and Rick Payne (Finance and Management Faculty, ICAEW), The Finance Function - Always the Same and Always Different. Please click here for Podcast.

Afternoon Session

  • Patrick Fenton (Head of Corporate Financial Management Practice, KPMG), Information or Intelligence: Management Information and Business Intelligence.
  • Dr Ian Herbert (Loughborough University), Shared Service Centres and the Evolving Role of the Management Accountant: Maintaining Employability for the 'Martini' Workers. Please click here for Podcast & slides

Evening Session (CIMA Distinguished Practitioner Lecture)

  • Distinguished Practitioner Lecture, George Glass, CIMA Deputy President, In a Realigned World: the Future of Management Accounting. Please click here for Podcast.

For more information about the history of MARG and previous conferences, please go to Management Accounting Research Group (MARG) conferences| .

MARG conference

Part of the costs of this event are being paid by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants' and  ICAEW's Charitable Trusts. These trusts support educational projects relating to accountancy and economics. The Centre for Business Performance of the ICAEW manages all grant applications.

Further funding is also provided by the Department of Accounting at LSE.






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