Intergovernmental Working Group of Experts on International Standards of Accounting and Reporting (ISAR) (by invitation only)

Key foundations for high-quality reporting: Good practice of monitoring and enforcement and compliance
Session Type
Side Events
Session Themes
Accounting & Reporting
Room number
16 October 2014
10:00 - 18:00 Europe/Zurich

10:00-13.00 Morning Session

This panel discussion will feature representatives of professional accountancy organizations from different regions of the world and will address:

  • Lessons learned in meeting the Statements of Member Body Obligations of the International Federation of Accountants − with emphasis on compliance with professional codes of ethics and conduct
  • The role of Professional Accountancy Organizations in facilitating effective implementation of international corporate reporting standards and codes
  • Mechanisms for positioning the accountancy profession to protect the public interest

15:00-18:00 Afternoon Session

This segment will feature discussants, who will present country case studies on compliance monitoring and enforcement, including:

  • Regulatory and institutional settings of monitoring and enforcement mechanisms
  • Synergies/coordination among compliance monitoring and enforcement authorities
  • Achieving consistency in implementation and enforcement of global standards and codes