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IFRS Foundation Conference: Amsterdam 2017

29 - 30 June 2017

Hotel Okura - Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Summary agenda:

Morning, 29th June 2017

Investor-focused IFRS workshop and update

The workshop will be held before the IFRS conference, on the morning of 29 June 2017.

This session is aimed at investor relations personnel who communicate financial results to investors and analysts.

In this session:

  • An IASB member will summarise particular new IFRS principles;
  • A panel of analysts and investors will then discuss the effects of the changes on financial analysis and valuation.

 

 

Introducing IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts

This workshop will be held before the IFRS conference, on the
morning of 29 June 2017.

It is aimed at those who need an introduction or refresher on the fundamental concepts on the measurement and presentation of insurance contracts.

In this session:

  • IASB Board members and staff will explain the key elements and
    requirements of IFRS 17.
  • In addition, they will provide insights into making the transition to
    the new IFRS 17 more effective

View the full special interest session agendas here.

 

Foundations of IFRS 9, IFRS 15 and IFRS 16

IFRS 9   Financial Instruments
IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers
IFRS 16 Leases

This workshop will be held before the IFRS conference, on the morning of 29 June 2017.

It is aimed at those who need an introduction or refresher on the fundamental concepts.

In this session:

  • IASB staff involved in the Standards will guide through the key elements of IFRS 9, 15 and 16

 

Better communication in financial reporting

The workshop will be held before the IFRS conference on the morning of 29 June 2017. 

This session aims to highlight the contribution of several projects to the Board’s work on ‘Better Communication’.

In this session:

  • IASB staff will provide a brief update on the projects that support the Board’s work on Better Communication; and
  • a panel of key stakeholders involved in corporate reporting will share their views on the contributions and the limitations of these projects for making communication of financial information more effective. 

View the full special interest session agendas here.

 

Afternoon, 29th June 2017

The future of financial reporting

Keynote address

  •  Jan Peter Balkenende, ‎External Senior Advisor to EY
     and Former Prime Minister of the Netherlands 

 

IASB update

  • Major IFRS Standards (including insurance and rate-regulated activities) 
  • Implementation and Education 
  • Research projects

 

Break-out sessions - Choose one of the following:

  • Implementing IFRS 9 Financial Instruments: Key considerations for financial institutions and others
  • Implementing IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers
  • Implementing IFRS 16 Leases
  • Primary Financial Statements
  • Conceptual Framework

View the full IFRS Foundation Conference: Amsterdam agenda.

30th June 2017

Insurance and implementation activities


Materiality

 

Panel discussion—The Future of Corporate Reporting

  • Disclosure Initiative
  • Trends in wider corporate reporting
  • Electronic reporting


Break-out sessions - Choose one of the following:

  • Implementing IFRS 9 Financial Instruments: Key considerations for financial institutions and others
  • Implementing IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers
  • Implementing IFRS 16 Leases
  • Financial instruments with characteristics of equity
  • Post implementation review of IFRS 13

View the full IFRS Foundation Conference: Amsterdam agenda.