Accounting History Virtual Seminar

Dear colleagues

This is a friendly reminder that registrations are open for the Accounting History Virtual Seminar (AHVS) which will be held from 09:00-11:00 (BST) on 9 September 2021 (AEST 18:00-20:00 and NZ DST 20:00-22:00). Thank you to those that have already registered, we’ll send you the sign in information in due course and for those that are still to register please follow this link:

The programme includes:

Curated conversation with the winners of the Robert Gibson Award 2020– Dominic Detzen and Sebastian Hoffmann

  • Curator: Stephen Walker, Professor of Accounting, University of Edinburgh

Panel: Innovation in accounting historiography – where to from here?


  • Carolyn Cordery, Adjunct Professor, Victoria University of Wellington; 
  • Delfina Gomes, Associate Professor, University of Minho; 
  • Giulia Leoni, Senior Lecturer, University of Genoa; 
  • Karen McBride, Reader, University of Portsmouth; and 
  • Christopher Napier, Professor of Accounting, Royal Holloway University of London.

Research paper: Accounting for natural disasters in historical perspective – a literature review and research agenda

  • Massimo Sargiacomo, Professor of Accounting and Public Sector Management, University of Chieti-Pescara.

Register for this free and engaging virtual seminar by 1 September 2021 here:

This invitation may be freely distributed amongst your networks. 

Carolyn Cordery, Carolyn Fowler and Laura Maran.