Frankfurt, July 11 2019
Mr. Javier de Frutos, Chair of the EFFAS Commission on Financial Reporting, will be chairing the Plenary 4: Reforming corporate disclosure and assurance for 21st century reporting. In Japan efforts are underway to provide better corporate reporting to address long-term risks and opportunities. What can be learnt from other initiatives such as the UK’s Strategic Business Report? What measures are regulators taking to help ensure market confidence, integrity and transparency? What are the roles and responsibilities of the board and the management in the corporate reporting model in 21st century? How can reporting systems and processes be improved to ensure the credibility of reporting?
Further speakers for this session are:
- Tomoyuki Furusawa, Secretary-General of the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission, Financial Services Agency (FSA)
- Stephen Haddrill,Chief Executive Officer, Financial Reporting Council (FRC) UK
- Tom Seidenstein, Chairman, International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board, USA
- Aiko Sekine, Chairman & President, The Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (JICPA)
The ICGN 2019 Annual Conference will be hosted by the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) for the 2019 Annual Conference & Annual General Meeting. Over 600 inﬂuential governance professionals will convene in Tokyo to discuss progress towards Japan’s Revitalisation Strategy to enhance long term corporate value contributing to sustainable economies world-wide. The three-day event will address the impact of corporate governance and investor stewardship reforms and highlight future priorities for companies, investors and stakeholders alike.
You can see the event programme here