Accounting Standards Oversight Council
Notice of Meeting
June 9-10, 2016

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.


June 9, 2016 – 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
June 10, 2016 – 9:00 am to 10:30 am


Lord Elgin Hotel
Lady Elgin Room
100 Elgin Street
Ottawa, ON K1P 5K8

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 (May 24, 2016), this agenda is subject to change).

Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) Oversight

  • The AcSB’s 2015-2016 performance report
  • Update on the AcSB’s activities
  • Update on international accounting matters
  • The AcSB’s Academic Advisory Council
  • IASB Research Forum to be held in conjunction with the 2016 Contemporary Accounting Research Conference in October 2016

Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB) Oversight

  • PSAB’s 2015-2016 performance report
  • Update on PSAB’s activities
  • Accounting and the accountability of indigenous governments in Canada

Other Matters

  • Non-GAAP measures
  • Bank recapitalization
  • Report-back regarding AcSOC members’ attendance at PSAB meetings