ICAI International Conference: 8th – 9th December 2017: Mumbai
Accountancy Profession: Convergence and Sustainability in Digital Era
ज्ञानं परमं बलम् - Knowledge is Supreme Power
Hotel Sahara Star, Mumbai
First Day: Friday, 8th December 2017
Inaugural Session
  • Shri K.V. Chowdary, Central Vigilance Commissioner
  • Ms. Rachel Grimes, President – International Federation of Accountants (IFAC)
Keynote Address – 1: Financing India’s Growth–Challenges and Way Forward
  • Mr. Dinesh Kumar Khara, Managing Director & Group Executive (A&S), State Bank of India
Session – I : Accountancy in the Disruptive Era
  • Session Chair: CA. Amarjit Chopra, Chairman, NACAS and Past President – ICAI
Accounting of Revenue and Leases under Ind AS – A Paradigm Shift
  • CA. Sudhir Soni, FCA
Bank Audits (Branches as well as CSAs) for 2017-18-Impact of Ind AS implementation
  • CA. V. Venkataraman, FCA
Session – II : Future of Audit – Critical Issues
  • New ‘Audit Report’ Requirements (SA-700, 705 and 706)
  • Reporting of Key Audit Matters (SA 701) in ‘Audit Report’
  • Session Chair: Prof. Arnold Schilder, Chairman, International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB)
  • CA. P R Ramesh, FCA
  • CA. Khushroo B. Panthaky, FCA
Key Note Address – 2: GST – Enhancing Competitiveness, Transparency and Growth
  • CA. Upender Gupta, Commissioner (GST), Central Board of Excise and Customs, Government of India
Session III: Technology Impact on Accounting
Artificial Intelligence: Challenging the Profession: Myth or Reality
  • Mr. Ninad Karpe, Chairman – Western Region, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Block Chain: What it means to Accounting and Audit
  • Mr. Siddharth Sthalekar, Founder, Sacred Capital
Forensic Audit: Substitute or Supplement to Audit
  • CA. Sandeep Baldava, FCA
Key Note Address – 3: Strengthening Public Finance with Accrual Information
  • Mr. Ian Ball, Chairman, CIPFA International
Key Note Address – 4: Integrated Reporting – Future of Reporting
  • Mr. Richard Howitt, Chief Executive officer, International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC)
Panel Discussion – 1: Accountancy Profession in the Global Realm –Opportunities in the Emerging and Developed Markets
  • Mr. Nick Parker, President, ICAEW
  • Ms. Joy Thomas, President, CPA Canada
  • Mr. Robert Thomason, Executive General Manager, Education, CPA Australia
Panel Discussion – 2: Indian Accountancy Profession: Global Opportunities
  • CA. Suresh Panwar, Chairman, UAE (Abu Dhabi) Chapter
  • CA. Naveen Sharma, Chairman, UAE (Dubai) Chapter
  • CA. Ajay Agarwal, Chairman, UK (London) Chapter
  • CA. Deepak Arora, Chairman, British Columbia Chapter, Vancouver
  • Dr. Vikas Chaturvedi, Netherlands (Amsterdam) Chapter
  • CA. Mubeen Khan, Past Chairman, Oman (Muscat) Chapter
  • CA. B K Dugar, Thailand (Bangkok) Chapter
  • CA. Yatender Gupta, Australia (Sudney) Chapter
  • CA. Uday Shanbhag, Chairman, Bahrain Chapter
  • CA. Gaurav Kakkar, Chairman, Doha Chapter
Open-house: One to one interaction with Foreign Chapter Heads with the delegates who are seeking professional opportunity outside India
Second Day: Saturday, the 9th December 2017
Keynote Address –5: Indian Capital Markets - Anchoring Economic Growth
  • Mr. Uday Kotak, Executive Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Kotak Mahindra Bank
Panel Discussion – 3 : Evolving trends in Capital Raising – Indian & Global Perspective
[Including SME Listing, Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs)– Spurring Growth of Real Estate]
  • Session Moderator: Ms. Nisha Poddar, Senior Editor, CNBC-TV18
  • CA. Navneet Munot, Executive Director & Chief Investment Officer, SBI Funds Management Pvt Ltd
  • Mr. Atul Mehra , Managing Director & Co-CEO - Investment Banking, JM Financial Ltd.
  • Mr. Deepak Sharma, Founder , SME Listing
Panel Discussion – 4: Empowering SMPs for healthy growth of Accountancy Profession
  • Session Chair: CA. Manoj Fadnis, President - CAPA and Past President - ICAI
  • Session Moderator: CA. Himanshu Kishnadwala, FCA
  • Ms. Monica Foerster, Chair, SMP Committee of IFAC
  • Mr. Abdul Wahid Aboo, SMP Committee Member- Attracting Youth to the Profession, the Youth auditor (Accountant of tomorrow)
  • CA. Shailesh Haribhakti, FCA
Keynote Address – 6: Financial Sector Reforms – Empowering Economic Growth - (TBC)
Session – IV: Taxation in the Disruptive Era – Challenges and Opportunities
Domestic and Cross Border Taxation – Post GAAR and BEPS
  • CA. Dinesh Kanabar, FCA
Transfer Pricing – Recent experience with Advanced Pricing Agreement (APA)
  • Mr. S. P. Singh, Ex-Indian Revenue Service Officer
Session V: GST: Leading to One Nation One Tax
Place of Supply of EPC/ Works Contract (TBC)
Valuation of Supply & Business Reporting
  • CA. Sunil B. Gabhawalla, FCA
Special Session on Capital Markets and India Growth Story
  • Understanding Investments – An interview of Mr. Rakesh Jhunjhunwala by Mr. Durgesh Shah
Conference Concludes


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