3rd Annual Conference
[Hybrid - In-Person and Online]

26-28 July 2023




Valencia | Spain


In partnership with

The University of Sheffield, University of Bradford, University of Southampton, Universitat Jaume I, and ESIC University

Theme: The Role of Accounting, Finance, and Governance in Climate Change

The third annual conference of ASFAAG with its partners intends to bring academics, practitioners and policy makers under one platform to initiate a debate on the role of corporations in sustainability and sustainable development. We are inviting papers under the sub-themes:


  1. Climate Change
  2. Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Accounting and Finance 
  3. Sustainable Finance 
  4. Green Banking and Finance 
  5. Sustainability Reporting and Financial Integrity
  6. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Disclosure
  7. Sustainable Public Sector Governance
  8. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Sustainable Finance
  9. Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and Integrated Reporting (IR)
  10. IFRS and Sustainability Reporting Standards
  11. FinTech, Innovation, and Sustainable Finance
  12. Sustainable Corporate Governance
  13. Carbon Emission Disclosure 
  14. Emission Trading Systems
  15. Net Zero Emissions and Productivity
  16. Multi-Stakeholder Corporations in Achieving SDGs
  17. Responsible Business Practices and SDGs
  18. Responsible Banking and UN Financial Initiative
  19. Sustainable Poverty Alleviation, Microfinance, and Blue Banking 
  20. Deforestation, Biodiversity, Ecosystem, Global Warming, and Sustainability
  21. Extinction Accounting Framework and Conservation
  22. Environmental Committees and Climate Change
  23. Environment Activist and Civil Society Representation in the Boardroom 
  24. Inclusion in the Workplace, Employee Welfare, and Diversity and Employee Representation in the Boardroom
  25. Female Board Member, Gender Equality, and Gender Pay Gap
  26. Child Labour, Forced Labour, and Modern Slavery
  27. Outsourcing CO2 Emission to the Developing Countries
  28. All other areas of Accounting, Finance, Corporate Governance
Academic Keynote Speakers

Professor Raghu Rau


Judge Business School


University of Cambridge, UK



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Professor Marc Goergen


IE Business School



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Professional Keynote Speakers


Meet the Editors Panel


Roundtable Panel on Sustainability Practices in Emerging Countries


Important Dates

Submission Deadline


Notification of Review Results


Registration Deadline


Registration Fee

Standard Registration Fee



Full-Time PhD Students Fee


Publication Opportunities


Conference Awards

ASFAAG Best Paper Award

ASFAAG Best PhD Paper Award

Organizing Committee

Prof. Sabur Mollah, University of Sheffield, UK

Prof. Saeed Akbar, University of Bradford, UK

Prof. Jill Atkins, University of Sheffield, UK

Prof. Collins Ntim, University of Southampton, UK

Prof. Khaled Hussainey, University of Portsmouth, UK

Professor María Jesús Muñoz Torres | Universitat Jaume I, ES

Professor Maria Guijarro Garcia | ESIC University, ES

Professor Carla Martinez Climent | ESIC University, ES

Professor Emili Tortosa-Ausina | Universitat Jaume I, ES

Conference Partners