Accounting Standards Oversight Council
Canadian Member Appointed – International Accounting Standards Board
January 13, 2017. Professor Tom Scott has been appointed as a member of the IASB with an initial five-year term commencing in April 2017. He most recently acted as Director and a Professor of Accounting at the School of Accounting and Finance, University of Waterloo. Tom was an AcSB member from 2003 to 2011.
Report on Public Meeting – October 20-21, 2016
January 9, 2017. At a public meeting in Toronto, AcSOC discusses the activities of PSAB, the AcSB and related matters.
AcSOC Meeting Agenda – October 20-21, 2016
October 3, 2016. A summary of topics for discussion.
Volunteer Opportunity – Accounting Standards Board
September 30, 2016. AcSOC is currently seeking new members to appoint to the Accounting Standards Board. Expressions of interest should be submitted no later than November 30, 2016.
Report on Public Meeting – June 9-10, 2016
July 25, 2016. At a public meeting in Ottawa, AcSOC discusses the activities of the AcSB and PSAB, and related matters.
AcSOC 2015-2016 Annual Report – Viewpoints: Fostering Inclusiveness and Diversity with Outreach
July 11, 2016. The theme of this year’s Annual Report illustrates our dedication to connecting with stakeholders to ensure all viewpoints are heard and considered. Read more about how the two Boards we oversee enhanced stakeholder engagement, as well as our assessment of their performances.
AcSOC Member Recognized – Tricia O’Malley Receives Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree from the University of Waterloo
June 15, 2016. AcSOC member and past AcSB Chair, Tricia O’Malley, is a prominent member of the Canadian accounting profession. She is also part of a select group of women who broke down professional barriers and achieved the highest levels of success. She will receive this honorary degree in recognition of her work.
AcSOC Meeting Agenda – June 9-10, 2016
May 26, 2016. A summary of topics for discussion.
Media Release – Public Sector Accounting Board Seeks New Leader
May 16, 2016. PSAB is seeking a new Chair. A vital leadership position in Canada’s public sector accounting standards community, the Chair leads the strategic direction of the Board. Apply by June 30, 2016.
Report on Public Meeting – February 25-26, 2015
May 10, 2016. At a public meeting in Toronto, AcSOC discusses the activities of PSAB and the AcSB, and related matters.
Appointments – AcSOC, the AcSB and PSAB
March 21, 2016. AcSOC is pleased to announce appointments, as well as retirements and reappointments, to AcSOC, the AcSB and PSAB, effective April 1, 2016.
Media Release – AcSOC Gets New Leadership; AcSB Chair Reappointed
March 10, 2016. Effective April 1, 2016 for three-year terms, Peter Jewett and Miville Tremblay will act as AcSOC’s new Chair and Vice-Chair, respectively. Also effective April 1, 2016 and set for an extended five-year term, Linda Mezon was reappointed as the AcSB’s Chair.