ACIE Annual Conference - England & Wales

  • Thursday, June 20, 2019
  • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • National Council for Voluntary Organisations Society Building 8 All Saints Street London N1 9RL


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ACIE - Annual Conference England and Wales 20th June 2019

NCVO 8 All Saints St, London N1 9RL

Overview: Join us in London to celebrate our 20th Anniversary and update yourself on all things Independent Examination (IE). This event provides an opportunity to reflect on the contribution Independent Examination makes to good governance and financial transparency. In addition, our workshop programme will give you a chance to update your skills and knowledge, whatever your level of experience.

Who should attend? Anyone who carries out, or who is thinking about carrying out, Independent Examination. This event will also be of interest to Charity Trustees, Treasures and Finance Officers.  If you are new to IE, this event is great chance to ‘test the water’ and learn more about the roles and responsibilities of an examiner. If you are already carrying out examinations, this event can help with your CPD, update your knowledge base and refresh your skills. Our event is an excellent opportunity to network with other examiners.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Nigel Davies,  Head of Accountancy Services (Charity Commission for England & Wales)
  • Professor Gareth Morgan,The Kubernesis Partnership LLP
  • Mark Heaton, K M Business Solutions Limited
  • Charlie Cattell, Social Economy Consultant
  • Susan Robinson, Kreston Reeves
  • David Potts,  The Association on International Accountants
  • Gillian McKay,  Head of Charity and Voluntary SectorICAEW
  • Chris Harris, Partner MHA MacIntyre Hudson
  • John O’Brien, Community Accounting Plus

Topics include:

  • Regulatory update from the Charity Commission
  • The history of IE and its future
  • Governance issues for faith based charities
  • Fraud in charities: prevention and identification
  • Reporting and recognising income - including SORP and other reporting requirements that apply to charities
  • Introduction to Independent Examination and Receipts and Payments accounts
  • AML: A guide for Independent Examiners
  • A guide to ACIE Full Membership
  • Understanding charity governance 
  • Risk assessment for charities

Pricing: Until 10th May 2019

ACIE Members ‘Early Bird’ £120 - ACIE VIE ‘Early Bird” £66 - Non-Members ‘Early Bird’ £155

Pricing: From 11th May 2019

ACIE Members £155 - ACIE VIE Members £85 and non Members £180

Booking open 20th March 2019. Book online or email

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