Online Seminar: Roles and Responsibilities of Professional Accountants
The Hong Kong Business Accountants Association (HKBAA) will hold an online seminar on 11 May 2021 (Tuesday) on the topic “Roles and Responsibilities of Professional Accountants”, details of which are as follows:
- Ensuring quality of, and safeguarding integrity of financial reporting
- Challenges and dynamics; pleasure and pain of the accounting profession
- Governance agent: defender of law and promoter of quality reporting
11 May 2021 (Tuesday)
7pm - 8pm (*CPD: 1 hour)
*Remarks: require to login and join the whole seminar
Free for HKBAA Members
Dr. Kelvin Wong JP
Chairman of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC)
Dr Wong is the Chairman of Financial Reporting Council and a member of Operations Review Committee of Independent Commission Against Corruption.
He is an Executive Director, a Deputy Managing Director and the Chairman of Corporate Governance Committee of COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited. He is also an Independent Non-executive Director of five listed companies in Hong Kong.
He was a Non-executive Director of Securities and Futures Commission (2012-2018), the Chairman of Investor and Financial Education Council (2017-2018), the Chairman of The Hong Kong Institute of Directors (2009-2014), a member of Financial Reporting Council (2015-2018), a convenor-cum-member of Financial Reporting Review Panel (2013-2016), a member of Standing Committee on Company Law Reform (2010-2016), a member of Main Board and GEM Listing Committees of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (2007-2013) and a member of Auditing and Assurance Standards Committee of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (2006-2008).
Dr Wong holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Andrews University in Michigan, USA, and a Doctor of Business Administration degree from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Dr. P M Kam, BBS
Dr Kam is a certified public accountant. He is a former CEO of the Financial Reporting Council. Prior to joining the Financial Reporting Council, he was the group Financial Controller of Jardine Matheson Limited.
He was a member of the IFRS Advisory Council of the International Accounting Standards Board from 2005 to 2011 and the President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants in 1999 and 2000. He is currently an Advisor of the Hong Kong Business Accountants Association (HKBAA).
Deadline： May 8 2021 (Saturday)
3792 0952/ 3792 0951 (HKBAA Secretariat)
2593 2389/ 9192 3166 (Ms. Gogo Ko, Vice President and Convenor of Professional Development Committee)
Hong Kong Business Accountants Association
Professional Development Committee