WCOA Sydney 2018 International Accounting Conference

International Convention Centre, Sydney Australia  |  5-8 November 2018

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Global thinkers and change makers will shape your view on what’s coming next for the future of our profession. On this year’s theme of Global Challenges | Global Leaders, the speaker line-up will inspire and inform.

The pinnacle accounting conference

for finance and business leaders

The 2018 World Congress of Accountants is the premier accounting conference for the global business and finance community.

Held every four years, WCOA 2018 will bring more than 6,000 delegates from 130 countries together in Australia’s stunning world city of Sydney.

The future of business lies with the accounting profession. Join the world’s leading accounting and finance experts for this unique opportunity to shape the future.

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5 reasons to attend WCOA

This once in a lifetime opportunity is not to be missed

<strong>Learn, adapt and accelerate</strong> your career through our technology enabled curated conference experience.

Learn, adapt and accelerate your career through our technology enabled curated conference experience.

<strong>Ignite new business opportunities</strong> via thought leadership, turning ideas into solutions and shaping the future of the profession.

Ignite new business opportunities via thought leadership, turning ideas into solutions and shaping the future of the profession.

<strong>Network with 6000+ motivated professionals.</strong> Join the conversation at the Business Connect Hub and stay in touch with the Congress app.

Network with 6000+ motivated professionals. Join the conversation at the Business Connect Hub and stay in touch with the Congress app.

<strong>Explore cutting edge technology</strong> across more than 50 exhibits, expo presentations, activity and chillout zones and barista coffee lounges.

Explore cutting edge technology across more than 50 exhibits, expo presentations, activity and chillout zones and barista coffee lounges.

<strong>Be delighted by Sydney at its best</strong> through our immersive <a href="https://wcoa2018.sydney/conference-program/social-events/">social program</a>, from cruising the world’s largest natural harbour to our premier Gala event.

Be delighted by Sydney at its best through our immersive social program, from cruising the world’s largest natural harbour to our premier Gala event.

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Brought to you

by industry leaders

The WCOA 2018 accounting conference is presented by Australia and the world’s leading professional accountancy associations.

Chartered Accountants Australia and New ZealandCPA Australia, and the International Federation of Accountants are working together as your Congress hosts.

IFAC brings to the table a network of more than 175 professional accounting organisation’s from across the globe, and a rich history of professional expertise as the world’s peak accounting body.

CA ANZ and CPA Australia offer the strength, credibility and insights you’d expect from organisations with a combined membership of more than 277,000 professionals.

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Sydney, Australia

Sydney is Australia’s premier city and an iconic global destination.

Located around the world’s largest natural harbour, it’s bordered by iconic beaches on three sides and the spectacular Blue Mountains to the west.

Enjoy world-class restaurants, see the glittering CBD, and visit historic landmarks like the Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge. Catch some sun and ride the waves in the city’s sparkling ocean.

What’s more, the city is easily accessible via non-stop flights from a long list of cities including LA, Dallas, Singapore, Dubai, Shanghai, Vancouver, Johannesburg, and Cape Town.

Don’t just take our word for it, ask Hugh Jackman. It’s time to cross Sydney off your bucket list.

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