EAA SRC “In Conversation with the European Commission, and with Judge Prof. Mervyn King (Chairman Emeritus, Value Reporting Foundation and IIRC Council) and Mrs Leigh Roberts (CEO, IRC South Africa)

Posted by EAA Stakeholder Reporting Committee - Apr 13, 2021

The EAA Stakeholder Reporting Committee (SRC) is pleased to continue the “In Conversation with…” Webinar Series by hosting two new events.

The series is organised and chaired by Dr Laura Girella (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy) and Prof. Elizabeth Demers (University of Waterloo, Canada).


In the next Webinar, two representatives of DG FISMA (Directorate General “Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union”) of the European Commission will join us to introduce the new text of the EU Non-Financial/Sustainability Reporting Directive, which is expected to be issued on 21st of April.

Speakers: Mrs Elena Palomeque Pozas, Policy Coordinator – Corporate transparency, and Mr. Rogier Wezenbeek, Corporate Reporting, Audit and Credit Rating Agencies, DG FISMA, European Commission

Date: 28 April 2021

Time: 12.00-13.15 CEST (50 minutes presentation + 25 minutes Q&A)


In the following “In Conversation with…” Webinar, we will discuss the evolutionary trajectories of corporate reporting and the associated governance practices, with special reference to integrated reporting, which took off in South Africa around 10 years ago.   

Speakers: Judge Prof. Mervyn King, Chairman Emeritus, Value Reporting Foundation and IIRC Council, and Mrs Leigh Roberts, CEO, IRC (Integrated Reporting Council) South Africa

Date: 19 May 2021

Time: 13.00-14.15 CEST (50 minutes presentation + 25 minutes Q&A)

Both Webinars will be moderated by the EAA SRC Member Dr Laura Girella.


EAA members and other interested parties are invited to attend the webinar and share their insights, curiosities and questions. The webinar will be recorded and made available on the EAA Accounting Resources Center

If you have missed the kick-off webinar with Mr. Patrick de Cambourg, you can watch it here:  https://eaa-online.org/arc/portfolio/eaa-src-conversation-patrick-de-cambourg

Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAtcuispzouHN0F5OWW18r35P7Q0hO0D6YR


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