Department of Accountancy & Taxation

Featured Event

Ninth Annual Bauer Accounting Research Symposium

March 27-28, 2015

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  • Richard Frankel, Washington University of St. Louis, Olin Business School
    Beverly & James Hance Professor of Accounting
  • Thomas Hemmer, Rice University, Jones Graduate School of Business
    Houston Endowment Professor of Accounting
  • Ken Klassen, University of Waterloo, School of Accounting and Finance
    Deloitte Professor; Director, Waterloo Centre for Taxation in a Global Economy
  • Haresh Sapra, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
    Professor of Accounting
  • Hollis Skaife, University of California, Davis
    Professor of Accounting and Information Systems

Conference Schedule

Friday, March 27, 2015
12:00 - 1:10 p.m. Lunch at 328/330 UCBB
1:10 - 1:15 p.m. Opening remarks:
Latha Ramchand, Dean, Bauer College of Business
Kaye Newberry, Chairperson, Department of Accountancy and Taxation
1:15 - 2:30 p.m. Richard Frankel [Washington U.]
2:30 - 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 - 4:00 p.m. Thomas Hemmer [Rice]
4:00 - 4:15 p.m. Break
4:15 - 5:30 p.m. Ken Klassen [Waterloo]
5:30 – 6:15 p.m. Proceed to dinner (Transportation will be made available.)
6:15 – 7:00 p.m. Reception
7:00 - Dinner
Saturday, March 28, 2015
8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Continental breakfast at 328/330 UCBB
8:30 - 9:45 a.m. Haresh Sapra [Chicago]
9:45 - 10:00 a.m. Break
10:00 - 11:15 a.m. Hollis Skaife [UC Davis]
11:15 - 11:20 a.m. Closing remark:
Kaye Newberry, Chairperson, Department of Accountancy and Taxation
Box lunches

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Reservations must be received by Thursday, March 5, 2015 to ensure availability.
Reservations can be made by phone 713-577-6110 or 866-327-1161.
Refer to guestroom rate for UH Accounting guest rooms.

A credit card with an expiration date is needed to secure reservation. Guests are responsible for room, tax and incidentals.

Hotel check-in time is 3 p.m. Check-out time is at 12 p.m. The hotel will accommodate any early arrivals on a space availability basis.

Overnight parking in the Hilton parking garage is $20 (Garage Parking) and $32 (Valet Parking) per night.

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