British Accounting And Finance Association Annual Conference Of The Northern Area Group

Date and time
Monday, 10 September 2018 10.00 -
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 10.00

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus
Kedleston Road
DE22 1GB

The British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA) Northern Area Group, will be held at Derby Business School, University of Derby, UK on Monday 10 and Tuesday 11 September 2018. Contributions from all areas of accounting and finance are invited for the conference.

Paper submission

Papers are welcome from all areas of accounting and finance. Submissions can range from early working drafts to fully developed papers. Please submit via email a 250 word abstract of your proposed submission to Elaine Conway at E.Conway@derby.ac.uk by the Sunday 1 July 2018. Your abstract should be in an attached Word file.

Selection will be undertaken by a committee of reviewers. Authors will be notified of their decision by Sunday 15 July. Full versions of accepted abstracts should be submitted by Saturday 25 August. Papers will be available on the conference website shortly after the submission deadline.

 If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Elaine Conway (E.Conway@derby.ac.uk).


Paper Presenters must register for the conference on-line on or before Monday 20 August to secure a place on the programme. The final deadline to register for attendance only is Thursday 30 August. Please note places are limited and so please register early to avoid disappointment.


The fees cover conference registration and pack, lunch, tea and coffee for the two days, and the conference dinner on Monday 10 September 2018. The conference dinner will be held at the Derby Conference Centre, London Road, Alvaston, Derby DE24 8UX; tel: 01332 861842 enquiries@thederbyconferencecentre.com  

Accommodation is also available on a first come first served basis at the Derby Conference Centre (contact details as above) at the following rates including breakfast:

(Please note there are 6 premier rooms, 2 twin rooms, 3 single rooms and 39 double rooms)

The conference itself will be held at the main Kedleston Road campus of the university.

We very much look forward to welcoming you to the conference in Derby.

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