INTEgrated REporting for SMEs Transparency, the INTEREST project supported by the ERASMUS+ European programme
 

Partner meetings

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The INTEREST Kick-off (first) transnational partner meeting, 8-9 November 2019, takes place at the Budapest Business School (29-31 Markó utca, H-1055 Budapest, Hungary), which also is the Coordinator of the ERASMUS+ project.


Participants of the meeting


Agenda DAY 0 – 7 November 2019, Thursday

‘Beyond Financial Reporting’ Conference 2019
Title: "Future of Competitiveness: Digitalization and Working Knowledge" in the World of Finance and Accounting
Organised by Budapest Business School connecting to the INTEREST project

The keynotes’ presentations will be in English with the following keynotes:
Keynotes:
- Paul Thompson, European Federation of Accountants and Auditors (EFAA), director: Future of Accountancy Profession
- Balázs Gábor, PwC, partner: Finance in the Digital Age - The next generation of finance professionals
- Szabolcs Czöndör, Hungarian Tax Authorities, head of department, taxation and customs: Digitalization of taxation in Europe and Hungary
- Krisztián Kurtisz: CEO of Uniqa and Cherrisk: FinTech

19:00 Conference and Project dinner (financed by Budapest Business School)


Agenda DAY 1 – 8 November 2019, Friday
Morning session

Timing
Programme
Lead/responsible
09:00
Arrival, coffee, registration
 
09:30
Welcome by the Host
Sára CSILLAG / Balázs HEIDRICH (BBS)
09:45
Introduction of the participants and the partner organisations
10 minutes/partners
focusing on the experience on the project topic
11:15
Coffee break
 
11:30
Summary of the project background, its rationale and the proposal phase
Andrea SZIRMAI, BBS
12:00
Introduction of the Project work plan – WPs, IOs, activities and timing
Planned  cooperation, communication methods
László VARGA, BBS
12:30
Lunch break

Afternoon session

Timing
Programme
Lead/responsible
13:30
Work packages in details
WP2 – Preliminary analysis
IO1 – IR Framework for SMEs
Fiona ROBERTSON, LBU
Paul THOMPSON, EFAA
14:30
C1 – Short-term joint staff training event in Cluj-Napoca (RO)
Adriana TIRON-TUDOR, UBB
15:00
Current tasks (first project period)
WP2 – Preliminary analysis
IO1 – IR Framework for SMEs
Fiona ROBERTSON, LBU
Andrea SZIRMAI, BBS
15:30
Coffee break
 
15:45
Work packages in details
WP3 – Guide redaction
IO2 – IR Guide for SMEs
Philipp SCHORN, HSRW
16:15
Work packages in details
WP4 – Training content development
IO3 – IR Curriculum for SMEs
Joanna DYCZKOWSKA, UEW
Andrea SZIRMAI, BBS
16:45
Work packages in details
WP5 – Piloting the Guide and the Curriculum
Adriana TIRON-TUDOR, UBB
17:15
Wrap-up, open questions
 
17:30
End of the day
 

 


DAY 2 – 9 November 2019, Saturday
Morning session

Timing
Programme
Lead/responsible
09:00
Arrival, registration, coffee
 
09:30
Work packages in details
WP6 – Dissemination, exploitation and sustainability
Luca BRUSATI, UDSU
10:15
Work packages in details
WP7 – Quality Management
Pascal ECHARDOUR, MAC-Team
11:00
Coffee break
 
11:15
Work packages in details
WP1 – General Project Management
László VARGA, BBS
11:45
WP1 – Action planning
Next (web-) meeting, To Do List
Andrea SZIRMAI and László VARGA, BBS
12:15
Wrap-up, open questions
 
12:30
End of the meeting – Lunch break
  

Coordinator:

Dr. Péter Soltész and László Varga
BBS - Budapest Business School
29-31 Markó Street,
H-1055 Budapest, Hungary
INTEREST project
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