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HOLD the DATE: 2019 CPAEF Accounting Educators’ Symposium

Hold the Date! The CPA Education Foundation will be holding its biennial Accounting Educators’ Symposium on May 23 and 24, 2019 in Vancouver.   Over 125 BC accounting academics are expected to attend. The program is expected to include the following

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2018 PD Pass for Academic Members

The CPAEF generously funds the PD Pass for Academic Members. Under this program, which was launched nine years ago, CPABC members in academia are provided a PD Pass for two complimentary days of professional development offered through CPABC’s PD department –

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Leith Wheeler Supports CPAEF

Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel has made a donation to the CPA Education Foundation to support the advancement of accounting education in BC.  The donation was presented by Michael Schaab CPA CA CFA, Leith Wheeler’s vice-president and portfolio manager, to the

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CPABC SLND Chapter Pledges Support to KPU

The CPABC Surrey/Langley/North Delta Chapter has pledged a total of $10,000, paid over four years, towards the David Sale Memorial Fund at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU). David Sale FCPA FCGA passed away on September 25, 2017.   David was a former

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CPAEF Supports Open Access for SFU Research

The CPA Education Foundation has provided a grant to Simon Fraser University to enable the open access of research developed by SFU faculty Dennis Chung PhD CPA CA, Karel Hrazdil PhD CPA CGA, and Jiri Novak of Charles University in

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Olympian Auctions Collectible Beer Jug to Benefit CPAEF

Anne Davis, an attendee at the CPABC Fall Pacific Summit which was held in Victoria BC on September 27 and 28, 2018, was the highest bidder for a collectible beer jug autographed by Olympic Gold Medallist Jon Montgomery. Jon was

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FRAS Canada’s Academic Advisory Council Looking for Volunteers

Financial Reporting & Assurance Standards Canada is looking for volunteers to join their Academic Advisory Council. The purpose of the council is to ensure that the Accounting Standards Board of Canada (AcSB) is fully informed of academic research in areas

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Research: Cost and Benefits of Key Audit Matter Reporting

                  CPABC member Dr. Fred Pries, PhD FCPA FCA, associate professor emeritus, and Sandra Scott CPA CA, associate professor, both of the University of Guelph, have recently published a research paper, “Cost

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CPAEF Hosts UBC Sauder School Award Recipients

The CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF), in collaboration with UBC Sauder School of Business, hosted a luncheon on September 11, 2018 to connect seven recent CPAEF award recipients with members of the profession.  These UBC alumni are now candidates in the

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Erin Egeland CPA CGA Accepted into CPAEF Doctoral Support Program

Erin Egeland, MBA CPA CGA CFI, has been accepted into the CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF) Doctoral Support Program and will be pursuing the Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership and Policy at the University of British Columbia commencing July 2018. 

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