Right first time with the new IFRSs
Come join HKICPA and the IFRS Foundation for the jointly hosted event in October 2015. This IFRS Conference will focus on the updates on major IASB projects and implementation of key new standards - IFRS 9 Financial Instruments and IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers. You can also join in the discussion with members of the IASB and leaders in financial reporting from listed entities and professional firms about issues on IFRS disclosures and measurements.

Event information
Date: 12 - 13 October 2015
Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
(Please refer to the programme below)
Venue: JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong
Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong
Language: English

Programme
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Speakers
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Event enquiries
Email:
ifrsconference@hkicpa.org.hk
Telephone: +852 2287 7074 / +852 2287 7220
Registration fee

 
Early bird rate
(Register by
30 July 2015
31 August 2015)
Standard rate
(Register after
30 July 2015
31 August 2015)
HKICPA member*
Non-HKICPA member
HKICPA member*
Non-HKICPA member

Conference# and Workshop
(CPD hours: 13) ^

HK$5,800
HK$8,300
HK$7,700
HK$11,000
Conference# only
(CPD hours: 10.5) ^
HK$4,900
HK$7,000
HK$6,500
HK$9,300
Workshop only
(CPD hours: 2.5) ^
HK$1,200
HK$1,700
HK$1,600
HK$2,300

*

Registration fee is applicable to HKICPA member/student/IA and HKIAAT member/ student
^ CPD hours are awarded to participants attending the Conference and/or Workshop.
(Competency: Accounting and financial reporting)
# You can enroll to one breakout session in the afternoon of Day 1 if you join the conference.

Registration Method
- Online enrolment - Not applicable for discount offer
(For HKICPA member only)
- Enrolment form
(For HKICPA member/non-member/Group discount offer)
- Hotel room reservation form
Tentative Programme
Day 1 (Monday 12 October)
Time Events
08:30 Registration
Light refreshments
09:00 Welcome remarks
Dennis Ho, President, HKICPA
09:15 Keynote address
Carlson Tong, Chairman, Securities and Futures Commission
09:30 The future of financial reporting
Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman, IASB
10:00 IASB updates
- Insurance Contracts
- Leases
- Conceptual Framework
- Macro Hedging
- Rate-regulated Activities
- Implementation
- Research Projects
Chair:
Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman, IASB
Presenters:
Sue Lloyd, Member, IASB
Chungwoo Suh, Member, IASB
Hugh Shields, Executive Technical Director, IASB
10:45 Coffee Break
11:15 Panel discussion: Implementing the forthcoming lessee accounting requirements
Chair:
Gary Kabureck, Member, IASB
Panellists:
Henry Rees, Technical Director, IASB
Kelly Kong, Group Financial Controller, Jardine Matheson Limited
Catherine Morley, Partner, KPMG
Shelley So, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers
12:30 Conceptual Framework
Ian Mackintosh, Vice Chairman, IASB
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Breakout sessions:
Choose one of the following:
1. Implementing IFRS 9 Financial Instruments: Financial institutions
Sue Lloyd, Member, IASB
Hugh Shields, Executive Technical Director, IASB
James Fawls, Head of Accounting Policy Asia Pacific, HSBC
Steven Lim, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Michael Monteforte, Director, KPMG
2. Implementing IFRS 9 Financial Instruments: Other than financial institutions
Gary Kabureck, Member, IASB
Kumar Dasgupta, Technical Director, ISAB
Ian Farrar, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Stephen Taylor, Partner, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
Kim Man Wong, Chief Financial Officer, Hong Kong Electric Investments
3. Implementing IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers
Chungwoo Suh, Member, IASB
Henry Rees, Technical Director, IASB
Candy Fong, Partner, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
John O'Grady, Partner, Ernst & Young
Kazuo Yuasa, Corporate Executive Officer and Vice Head of Corporate Finance Unit, Fujitsu Limited
4. IASB project: Insurance Contracts
Darrel Scott, Member, IASB
Francesco Nagari, Partner, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
Jon Nielsen, Regional Chief Financial Officer, AIA Group Limited
Peter Telders, Partner, Ernst & Young
16:30 End of day 1 programme
Day 2 (Tuesday 13 October)
Time Events
08:30 Registration
Light refreshments
09:00 IFRS: Truly global accounting standards
Paul Pacter, Former Member, IASB
09:30 IFRS disclosures issues
Sue Lloyd, Member, IASB
10:00 Panel discussion: IFRS disclosures - innovations
Chair:
Sue Lloyd, Member, IASB
Panellists:
Darrel Scott, Member, IASB
Tommy Fung, Partner, Ernst & Young
Steve Ong, Senior Vice President, Head of Accounting Affairs, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited
Katherine Schipper, Professor, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
Kazuo Yuasa, Corporate Executive Officer and Vice Head of Corporate Finance Unit, Fujitsu Limited
11:00 Coffee Break
11:30 IFRS measurements and other cross-cutting issues
Michael Wells, Director, IFRS Education Initiative, IASB
12:00 Panel discussion: IFRS measurements and other cross-cutting issues
Chair:
Darrel Scott, Member, IASB
Panellists:
Michael Wells, Director, IFRS Education Initiative, IASB
Nova Chan , Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Patrick Ip, Principal, Investment and Head of Portfolio Supervision & Risk Management, China-ASEAN Investment Cooperation Fund
Brett Shadbolt, Chief Executive Officer, Censere Group
Kelvin Wong, Executive Director and Deputy Managing Director, COSCO Pacific Limited
13:00 End of conference

Post-conference Workshop: Implementing the IFRS for SMEs
13:30 Registration
Light refreshments
14:00 Applying the SME hierarchy
Michael Wells, Director, IFRS Education Initiative, IASB
14:45 Implementing the IFRS for SMEs 2015
Fanny Hsiang, Director, Head of Technical & Training Department, BDO and Member of SME Implementation Group, IASB
15:45 Considerations when next amending the IFRS for SMEs
Darrel Scott, Member, and Chairman of SME Implementation Group, IASB
16:30 End of workshop


Event Map
JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong