Conferences and Events

CSEAR holds various events around the world including annual conferences, reading groups, webinars and workshops.


Schulich School of Business is a sponsor of the 8th CSEAR North America Conference
The Accounting Forum is a sponsor of the 32nd CSEAR International Congress
Tue 23rd August - Thu 25th August

32nd CSEAR International Congress, St Andrews, 23-25 August 2022

Host: University of St Andrews Location: St Andrews, United Kingdom

This residential conference at The University of St. Andrews is a gathering of academics, practitioners and researchers who focus on the teaching, research, theory and practice of social, environmental and sustainability accounting and reporting. The spirit of the conference is interdisciplinary and so submissions are also invited from perspectives beyond accounting. Please note the conference venue and the submission date.

Mon 22nd August

CSEAR 9th Emerging Scholars Colloquium, 22 August 2022

Host: CSEAR Location: University of St Andrews
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Other events

Reading Group
Reading Group
Thursday 16th June

CSEAR Reading Group – Non-human animals in Society (w/guest: Eija VINNARI), Thursday 16 June

Non-human animals in Society with guest speaker Professor Eija Vinnari
Host: Matt Sorola Time: Africa/EU: Thursday 16 June, 2022 15h (CET) or Asia/Pacific: Thursday 16 June, 2022 15h (AEST) BST Location: Online

A world where at least sentient non-human animals are considered to have moral, political, and legal rights is already emerging, both in scholars’ imaginations and in political …

Price £free per person

Contact Matt Sorola( to find out how to join the Reading Group.

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Friday 22nd April

Accounting, Society and the Environment Workshop 2022, Thursday 28 April

Host: Time: BST Location:

The theme of this year’s workshop is ‘The road to recovery: sustainability imperatives and the reshaping of public finance and accounting in the post-pandemic world’ and is …

Any queries about the ASE workshop and special issue should be directed to Audrey Paterson (

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Reading Group
Reading Group
Thursday 21st April

CSEAR Reading Group – Launch Event: Accounting for Impact, Thursday 21 April

Host: Matt Sorola Time: BST Location:

Host, Matt Sorola, will be joined by Prof. Charles CHO (York Univ.) who will be presenting the recently launched network: Accounting for Impact The Network intends to …

To find out how to join the Reading Group, please contact Matt Sorola (

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Reading Group
Reading Group
Thursday 17th March

CSEAR Reading Group – Accounting for Impact, Thursday 17 March 2022

Host: Time: BST Location: Online.

Two sessions will be held, one to accommodate those in Africa/EU time zones and another for Asia/Pacific participants. Both sessions will be hosted by Matt Sorola who …

Please contact Matt ( if you require further information.

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