North Asia Management Accounting Leaders’ Summit 2017


: The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
CUHK Business School


: Tuesday 13 June 2017


: LT1, G/F Cheng Yu Tung Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong


09:00-09:30 Registration
09:30-09:50 Inaugural Opening Address
Mr. Andrew Harding, FCMA, CGMA, Chief Executive -- Management Accounting, Association of International Certified Professional Accountants
09:50-10:00 Welcome speech
Prof. Kalok Chan, Dean, CUHK Business School; Wei Lun Professor of Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
10:00-10:20 Keynote speech: Rethinking the Business Model
Mr. Charles Tilley OBE, FCMA, CGMA, Executive Chairman, CGMA Research Foundation 
10:20-11:20 Panel discussion: Management Accounting and Change Management
Moderator: Ms. Amy Lam, FCMA, CGMA, Finance Director, Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Ltd
  • Mr. Stephen Callander, ACMA, CGMA, CFO Hong Kong, Barclays
  • Mr. Andrew Harding, FCMA, CGMA, Chief Executive -- Management Accounting, Association of International Certified Professional Accountants
  • Mr. Richard Tse, Executive Director-Finance, West Kowloon Cultural District Authority, Hong Kong
  • Prof. Anne Wu, Chair Professor, Department of Accounting, National Chengchi University, Taiwan
11:20-11:35 Tea Break
11:35-12:45 Panel discussion: Management Accounting – Empowerment through Technology

Moderator: Mr. Nelson Chow, Director, Advisory Services, Greater China, Ernst & Young Advisory Services Ltd

11:35 – 11:45: Presentation: Robotic Process Automation (RPA)
Mr. David Ashton, CGMA, Director, Advisory, Ernst & Young Advisory Services Ltd

12:45-14:00 Lunch
14:00-14:20 Keynote Speech: Keys to Business Success in China: Tools for Management Accounting Information
Prof. Wang Liyan, Professor, Accounting Department, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University
14:20-15:20 Panel Discussion: Management Accounting - Leadership

Moderator: Prof Gu Zhaoyang, Director, School of Accountancy, CUHK Business School

15:20–16:20 Panel Discussion: Management Accounting and Sustainability

Moderator: Prof. Lin Zhijun, CPA, CGMA, Dean, School of Business, Macau University of Science and Technology

16:20-16:40 Dialogue: Developing the Next Generation of Management Accountants
  • Ms. Shirley Liu, FCMA, CGMA, Vice President and Chief Finance Officer, Coca-Cola Greater China & Korea, Chairman of CIMA Mainland China Advisory Board
  • Prof. Dingbo Xu, Professor of Accounting, Associate Dean, Member of the Management Committee, CEIBS
16:40 Closing remarks
Dr. William Chen, FCMA, CGMA, Chairman, CIMA Hong Kong