Accounting Standards Oversight Council
Notice of Meeting
February 19-20, 2015

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. 


February 19, 2015 – 10:30 am to 5:00 pm
February 20, 2015 – 10:00 am to 12:15 pm


Park Hyatt Toronto
Hazelton Room
4 Avenue Road
Toronto, ON M5R 2E8

Public Observation:

Observer registration form
Guidelines for observers
Submit an agenda topic


The topics the Accounting Standards Oversight Council (AcSOC) plans to consider are outlined below. Although current at the date prepared (January 30, 2015, this agenda is subject to change).

Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) Oversight

  • Chair’s report and update on the AcSB’s activities
  • IASB’s “A Model for National Standard-Setters
  • The AcSB’s draft 2014-2015 performance report
  • The AcSB’s draft 2015-2016 annual plan
  • The AcSB’s draft 2015-2016 strategic plan
  • Academic research – financial reporting by private enterprises

Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB) Oversight

  • Chair’s report and update on PSAB’s activities
  • Public Sector Accounting Discussion Group
  • PSAB’s draft 2014-2015 performance report
  • PSAB’s draft 2015-2016 annual plan

AcSB and PSAB Oversight

  • Improvements to not-for-profit organization standards

Other Matters

  • Report-back regarding AcSOC members’ attendance at AcSB and PSAB meetings
  • AcSOC subcommittee on outreach activities
  • IFRS Foundation Trustees meeting in Toronto on April 14-16, 2015