The 7th International Conference of the Asia Pacific Management Accounting Association (ICAPMAA 2011) will be held on 17-19 November 2011 at the Shah Alam Convention Centre (SACC).
Preceeding the conference will be a PhD Colloqium to be held on 16th November 2011 in Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). The Accounting Research Institute (ARI), through its associate research centre, CIMA-UiTM Asian Management Accounting Research Centre and the Faculty of Accountancy will be joint hosts for the event. Ten papers will be presented at the one day PhD colloqium. Meanwhile, forty papers will be presented at the conference. The UiTM organiser is expecting some ninety international participants. ARI thanks conglamorate DRB HICOM for sponsoring the conference dinner. The upcoming ICAPMAA 2011 will be an interesting one. In addition to the normal paper presentations, we have also included other events for ICAPMAA 2011: Business Meeting with various accounting fraternities, Founding members meeting, dinner & cultural show, Signing ceremony of Letter of Intent and a visit to Putrajaya. ICAPMAA is an annual event and past conferences have been hosted by different countries in the Asia-Pacific region. ICAPMAA 2010 was hosted by the National Taiwan University in Taipei and the ICAPMAA 2012 will be hosted by University of Xiamen, China. The Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Association (APMAA) has also decided on forthcoming hosts for future conferences: ICAPMAA 2013 (University of Nagoya, Japan), ICAPMAA 2014 (Seoul National University, Korea), ICAPMAA 2015 (University of Chullalongkorn, Thailand). ARI thanks our conference organizers: Prof Ibrahim Kamal (Conference Chair), Prof Suzana & Associate Prof Dr Wee Shu Hui (Joint chairmen of conference organizing committee) and their team members for putting together a splenlid job. The Elseiver International has also agreed in principle to to index ICAPMAA proceedings into Elsevier PROCEDIA.