What's New (Oct, 2016)
Delegation from Jiangxi Provincial Audit Office visits JICPA
On October 26, 2016, delegates from Jiangxi Provincial Audit Office visited JICPA as part of their two-week training in Japan, and exchanged views on CPA system and public sector accounting and auditing in Japan.
Symposium on Women in Leadership; Leveraging Accounting and Finance Skills was successful
On September 23, 2016, JICPA co-sponsored a symposium entitled “Women in Leadership; Leveraging Accounting and Finance Skills.”
With more than 270 attendees from business communities and academia, including young professionals and university students, the symposium highlighted the advantage of professional expertise in accounting and finance in encouraging and empowering women in society.
Aiko Sekine, Chairman and President of JICPA, opened the event with a keynote speech and later participated in a panel discussion on keys to become successful in a career through leveraging skills in accounting and finance.
The details of the symposium will later be reported in Nikkei newspaper.
The 37th JICPA Annual Conference was successful
On September 16, 2016, the 37th JICPA Annual Conference was held in Fukushima, with a main theme “Role of CPAs in today’s complex audit environment –Moving forward from the Great East Japan Earthquake.”
The keynote speech was given by Mr. Minoru Kamata, a prominent writer and Director Emeritus of Suwa Central Hospital, followed by the total of 10 concurrent sessions.
The conference was attended by over 850 JICPA members and individuals from related fields.