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IASB / IFRS Foundation Trustee speeches

 Speeches


Please note that this page is a historical reference and may feature people who are no longer IASB members or Trustees. View an up-to-date list of IASB members and an up-to-date list of Trustees.

 

Date Speech
December 2014 Prepared remarks by Ian Mackintosh, Vice-Chairman of the IASB delivered at the AICPA SEC conference in Washington on 9 December 2014. Read the remarks and view the slides.
December 2014 Opening remarks by Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, to the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium: 'Building a credible Capital Markets Union'
November 2014 Speech by Michel Prada, Chairman of the IFRS Foundation Trustees, at a seminar hosted by the Korean Accounting Standards Board (KASB), Seoul, Korea: 'Korea and IFRS'
November 2014 Speech by Michel Prada, Chairman of the IFRS Foundation Trustees, at the Shanghai National Accounting Institute: 'Accounting, markets and global economic growth'
November 2014 Speech by Michel Prada, Chairman of the IFRS Foundation Trustees, at meeting of FASF stakeholders, Tokyo, Japan: 'Japan and global standards
November 2014 Ian Mackintosh, Vice-Chairman of the IASB, London 10 November 2014: 'The Maturing of IFRS'
October 2014 Michel Prada, Chairman of the Trustees, at the UNCTAD Conference on International Standards for Accounting and Reporting, Geneva 15 October 2014: click here
October 2014 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the IOSCO 2014 conference: 'Keeping capitalism honest'
September 2014 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the IFRS Conference Tokyo: 'The dangers of ignoring unrealised income'
August 2014 Ian Mackintosh, Vice-Chairman of the IASB, at the Joint IFRS Foundation and SAICA IFRS Conference in Johannesburg, South Africa: 'Are truly global standards achievable?'
July 2014 Michel Prada, Chairman of the Trustees, London: opening remarks at the Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Memorial Lecture
June 2014 Ian Mackintosh, Vice-Chairman of the IASB, at the IFRS foundation conference, London: 'Turning back the clock?'
June 2014 Philippe Danjou, IASB member:opening remarks at the OECD round table on long-term investing, Singapore.
May 2014 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the IFRS Conference, Singapore:''Charting progress towards global accounting standards''
May 2014 Ian Mackintosh, Vice-Chairman of the IASB, at the Manchester Business School: 'The Importance and Challenges of Establishing Standards for Global Finance'
April 2014 Michel Prada, Chairman of the Trustees: keynote speech at the IFRS Foundation Trustees meeting stakeholder event in Sydney, Australia
April 2014 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the Ken Spencer Memorial Lecture in Sydney: 'Accounting and moral hazard'
March 2014 Michel Prada, Chairman of the Trustees: 8th Annual Forum of the Gulf Cooperation Council Accounting and Auditing Organization in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
March 2014 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the Asia-Oceania Regional Policy Forum, New Delhi: 'Closing the accounting chapter of the financial crisis'
February 2014 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at an Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ) seminar in Tokyo: 'Defining Profit or Loss and OCI... can it be done?'
December 2013 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the AICPA 2013 Conference on current SEC and PCAOB Developments, Washington, DC: 'Opening remarks, 2013 Conference on current SEC and PCAOB Developments'
December 2013 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the joint ICAEW and IFRS Foundation Financial Institutions IFRS Conference, London: 'Why the financial industry is different: The relevance of current measurement for the financial industry'
November 2013 Michel Prada, Chairman of the Trustees, at the Financial Accounting Standards Foundation in Tokyo, Japan: 'À la carte accounting will not deliver globally consistent standards'
October 2013 Michel Prada, Chairman of the Trustees, at the IFRS Foundation Trustees meeting, Frankfurt: 'The bumpy path towards global accounting standards'
September 2013 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the World Standard-Setters Conference, London: 'Strengthening institutional relationships'
September 2013 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, Berlin: 'Europe and the path towards global standards'
November 2012 Michel Prada, Chairman IFRS Foundation Trustees, Tokyo: opening remarks, Asia-Oceania office
October 2012 Michel Prada, Chairman of the Trustees, speech at the the UNCTAD conference in Geneva
June 2012 Michel Prada, Chairman of the Trustees, speech at IFRS Foundation Conference in Frankfurt
June 2013 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the IFRS Foundation conference, Amsterdam: 'Breaking the boilerplate'
June 2013 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, Hong Kong: Are we there yet?
April 2013 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, London: Buy-and-hold should not mean buy-and-hope
March 2013 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the IAI-AFA International Seminar, Jakarta, Indonesia: IFRS and Indonesian Accounting Standards 2013 and Beyond
January 2013 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB,at Cass Business School, London: 'The search for consistency in financial reporting'
December 2012 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IAS: opening remarks at AICPA Conference
November 2012 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, Asia-Oceania office, Tokyo: Dispelling myths about IFRS
November 2012 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, speech at the London School of Economics, 2012: Accounting Harmonisation and Global Economic Consequences
September 2012 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, Brussels, 2012: The Concept of Prudence: dead or alive?
June 2012 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, Amsterdam, June 2012: The imprecise world of accounting
June 2012 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, speech at the 3rd ECB Conference on Accounting, Financial Reporting and Corporate Governance for Central Banks
April 2012 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, spech at the IFRS Taxonomy Annual Convention 2012
April 2012 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, speech in South Korea, April 2012
March 2012 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at the Consejo Mexicano de Normas de Información Financiera (CINIF), Mexico City
January 2012 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at Ernst & Young IFRS seminar in Moscow, Russia
December 2011 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, at AICPA Conference on current SEC and PCAOB developments
October 2011 Harvey Goldschmid, Trustee, speech at the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) / IFRS Foundation conference, held in Boston, USA: 'U.S. Incorporation of IFRS Is a National Imperative'
October 2011 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, addresses the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) / IFRS Foundation conference, Boston, USA
October 2011 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, addresses the Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) Committee of the European Parliament.
July 2011 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, in Beijing: 'China and IFRS - an opportunity for leadership in global financial reporting'
May 2011 Prabhakar Kalavacherla ('PK'), IASB member, 'Convergence in India - IASB's perspective'
March 2011 Sir David Tweedie, former IASB Chairman, addresses the US Chamber of Commerce
February 2011 Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, addresses the European Commission Conference on the Objectives of Financial Reporting
December 2010 Harvey Goldschmid, Trustee, speech at a FEI conference: 'IFRS at a critical crossroad'
August 2010 Interview with Trustee Chairman Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa
May 2009 John Smith, IASB member, speaks at the European Commission Conference 'Financial Reporting in a Changing World'
May 2008 Interview with Trustee Jeff Lucy
May 2008 Interview with Trustee Pedro Malan
April 2008 Gerrit Zalm, Trustee Chairman, prepared statement of before the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament
January 2008 Sir David Tweedie, former IASB Chairman, addresses the Empire Club of Canada
July 2007 Bertrand Collomb, Trustee Vice Chairman, prepared statement before the Open Coordinators Meeting of the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament
September 2006 Samuel A. DiPiazza Jr speech at the World Standard Setters meeting: 'IFRS – a view from a Big 4 Firm'
June 2003 Paul A. Volcker, Trustee Chairman, Testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services