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CIGAR 2024 Workshop

Digital and smart governance for public sector accounting, auditing, and accountability

12 - 14 June 2024, Udine



Wednesday June 12th, 2024

Palazzo Antonini-Cernazai, University of Udine

09:00 Registration of participants

10:00 - 13:00  PhD Colloquium

13:00 - 14:00  Lunch

14:00 - 15:00  PhD Seminar "Meeting with the editors"

      Andreas Bergmann, Editor “Public Money and Management”, Professor of Public Finance, Zurich University of Applied Science, Switzerland

      Denita Cepiku, Editor “Azienda Pubblica”, Associate Professor of Public Management, Rome Tor Vergata University, Italy

      Giuseppe Grossi, Editor “Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management”, Research Professor in Accounting, Nord University, Norway

      Ileana Steccolini, Editor “Financial Accountability & Management”, Professor of Accounting and Public Management, Alma Mater Studiorum - Bologna University

15:30 - 17:00  PhD Colloquium

18:00 Evening social event


Thursdsay June 13th, 2024

Palazzo Garzolini di Toppo-Wassermann, University of Udine08:30 Registration of participants

09:00 - 09:30  Welcome by CIGAR Board, Department of Economics and Statistics - University of Udine, and partners

09:30 - 11:00  Plenary session chaired by Andrea Garlatti, Full Professor of Accounting and Management, and Biagio Mazzotta, State Accountant General, Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance

Keynote speakers:

      Arman Vatyan, Lead Financial Management Specialist, Governance Focal Point for C.A., PEMPAL Program Leader, PULSAR Program Manager, the World Bank

      Mario Nobile, General Director, AgID, Agency for Digital Italy

      Francesco Raphael Frieri, General Director for Resources, Europe, Innovation and Institutions, Emilia-Romagna Region, Italy

11:30 - 17:30  Parallel sessions

19:00 Workshop dinner


Friday June 14th, 2024

Palazzo Garzolini di Toppo-Wassermann, University of Udine

08.30 Registration of participants

09.00 - 10.30  Parallel sessions

11.00 - 12.00  Keynote speech:

      William C. Rivenbark, Professor of Public Administration and Government, School of Government, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

12:00 - 15:30 IPSASB Research Forum

15:30 Closing session


A more detailed programme with definitive sessions will follow.