May. IFNTUNG Roundtable on Finance Transformation (Ivano-Frankivsk. Ukraine)
On 27-28 May 2013 the ACCA-sponsored roundtable on Outsourcing and Shared Services was organized at Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas (IFNTUNG). The discussion was based on ACCA’s research “Finance Transformation: Experts Insights on Outsourcing and Shared Services”.
The event gathered together over 20 representatives of academic sphere, including department heads at accounting and audit faculty, post-graduate and undergraduate students.
The purpose of the event was to discuss the tendencies of changing model for accounting and finance function at Ukrainian companies.
Valentyna Orlova, Head of Accounting and Audit Department, said: “Today we are discussing the topic which Ukrainian business still has long way to go to. The positive side of it is that getting acquainted with this issue gives us more information about the direction for current and future accounting and finance professionals.”
“The changes in the organization of accounting function require paying specific attention to the training of students in accounting and audit. Academic study plans and programs should be significantly altered by deepening the knowledge of industries and management.”
The full text of the outcome document is available from the related documents section on the left of this page.