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Management Accounting Research Group conference 2012

The 33rd annual MARG Conference took place on 22 March 2012.


The theme for the 2012 conference was 'Management Accounting Leadership: Global Challenges - Local Responses.'

The CIMA Distingished Praticioner Lecture was hosted by Phillie Karkaria, Executive Director of Tata Realty and Infrastructure Ltd from Tata.

Podcasts of all presentations can be accessed here.     



Morning Session

  • Robert Hodgkinson and Kirstin Gillon (ICAEW), The Finance Function and Information Technology: A Bigger Picture.

  • Josep Bisbe (ESADE Ramon Llull University), Diversity in Culture and Environmental Dynamism as Key Challenges for Performance Measurement Systems in Global Firms.

Afternoon Session

  • Andrea Dossi (SDA Bocconi School of Management, Bocconi University), Control Leadership in MNC's: Global Value based Reporting - Local Strategies.

  • Panel Discussion: How Can Management Accounting Leadership Improve? Josep Bisbe, Andrea Dossi, Ian Herbert and Robert Hodgkinson. Chairman: Michael Bromwich.

Evening Session (CIMA Distinguished Practitioner Lecture)

  • Phillie Karkaria (Exectutive Director of Tata Realty and Infrastructure Ltd), Global Challeges, Local Solutions and Management Accounting Leadership.



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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