On 1 December 2005, FEE organised a high level policy seminar bringing together the key stakeholders from both sides of the Atlantic in order to facilitate progress on the roadmap for convergence between IFRS & US GAAP. The full transcript of the presentations, panel discussions and Q&A sessions is now available.
Documents from the Seminar, including the speech of Commissioner McCreevy, are also available to download.
Transcript: Introduction by Conference Chairman, David Devlin
Transcript: Keynote Speech, EC Strategy on Financial Reporting: progress on convergence and consistency, Commissioner Charlie McCreevy
Transcript: Panel Discussion: Consistent Application of IFRS
Transcript: Panel Discussion: Convergence
Transcript: Roadmap to elimination of the SEC’s reconciliation statement requirement, Ethiopis Tafara
Transcript: Wrap-up session, Alain Joly
Transcript: Wrap-up session, Closing Remarks, David Devlin
Trascript: Pervenche Beres: The need of better involvement of the European Union in the process of the IFRS