Accounting Standards Oversight Council
Notice of Meeting
October 26-27, 2017

Meetings of the AcSOC are open to public observation, subject to the discretion of the Chair. Information about the upcoming AcSOC meeting and guidelines for observers are as follows.
          

Dates:

October 26, 2017 – 10:00 am to 5:15 pm
October 27, 2017 – 8:30 am to 9:00 am

Venue:

CPA Canada Offices
Ontario/Quebec Rooms
277 Wellington Street West
Toronto, ON M5V 3H2

Public Observation:

Observer registration form
Guidelines for observers
Submit an agenda topic


Agenda

The topics the Accounting Standards Oversight Council (AcSOC) plans to consider are outlined below. Although current at the date prepared (October 17, 2017), this agenda is subject to change.

Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) Oversight

  • Update on the AcSB’s activities (Oct 26 – 1:15 pm to 2:15 pm)
  • Actuarial Guidance for IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts (Oct 26 – 10:00 am to 11:15 am)
  • The AcSB’s User Advisory Council (Oct 26 – 11:15 am to 11:45 am)
  • The relevance of audited financial statements to analysts (Oct 26 – 11:45 am to 12:30 pm)

Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB) Oversight

  • Update on PSAB’s activities (Oct 26 – 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm)
  • Indigenous Peoples and Governments – Financial reporting matters (Oct 26 – 2:15 pm to 3:15 pm)

AcSB and PSAB Oversight

  • Communications strategies (Oct 26 – 4:30 pm to 5:15 pm)
  • Issues and agenda items at this and future meetings (Oct 27 – 8:30 am to 8:45 am)
  • Report back on AcSOC members’ attendance at AcSB and PSAB meetings (Oct 27 – 8:45 am to 9:00 am)