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IFRS Foundation Conference
23 & 24 June 2022
Leonardo Royal Hotel London Tower BridgeLondon & Delivered Live (BST/GMT+1)

Steven Young
Professor of Accounting and Lead Researcher at the Centre for Financial Information Environment (CFIE) at Lancaster University


Steven Young is Professor of Accounting and Deputy Dean at Lancaster University Management School. His research interests cover topics at the interface between accounting and corporate finance including executive remuneration, narrative reporting and natural language processing, and financial reporting quality. His current work focuses on computerized methods for reading and scoring annual report commentary. His research collaborations in this area include the Financial Conduct Authority, the Financial Reporting Council, the CFA Society UK, and the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association. His research features in prominent academic journals. He is Associate Editor for Journal of Business Finance and Accounting and an editorial board member for a range of journals including Accounting, Organizations and Society and Accounting and Business Research.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel discussion— The effect of technology on the investment process and how investors consume financial and ESG related data