EVENTS & TALKS

16 October 2019

Alliance Manchester Business School, Manchester

Invited speaker: TBC

5 June 2019

University of Birmingham Business School, Birmingham

Invited speaker: TBC

24 May 2019

42nd Annual Congress of the European Accounting Association, Paphos (Cyprus)

Plenary Speaker (PhD Forum): What is accounting for? Researching, practicing and engaging for the common good

26 April 2019

Accounting and Society Conference, Ivey Business School, Western University, London (Ontario, Canada),

Invited speaker: A Manifesto for a Religious Sociology: Institutional life, death and the taken-for-granted

8 April 2019

Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen

Invited speaker: TBC

7 March 2019

Universidad Complutense de Madrid and UNED, Departamento de Lógica, Historia y Filosofía de la Ciencia, Madrid,

Invited speaker: Accounting for the ‘common good’. The case of  the Istituto per la Ricostruzione Industriale (IRI) (1948-1973)

2 July 2018

Global Operations and Supply Chain Conference, Soesterberg, The Netherlands,

Keynote speaker: Governing Change. Ambiguity, unknowns and technological disruptions

24 June 2018

NESTA Incontra Palermo

Panelist: “Culture Inclusive: Sperimentare oltre le buone pratiche

28-9 May 2018

International conference on:

Make Integrated Thinking Happen: Aligning Corporate Purpose with Sustainable Strategy

Invited speaker:

Questions beyond Answers: Integrated Thinking as Maieutic Machine

9 April 2018

Audit Future/BAFA roundtable on Rethinking Business Education, Westminster City Hall, London,

Invited panelist

13 March 2018

Infrastructure and Project Authority, UK Cabinet, Annual Conference, London

Invited speaker:

Maieutic machines

8 February 2018

University of Warwick, Warwick Business School, School Seminar Series

Invited speaker:

Publish or Perish? How to Publish in top-tier management Journals; my experience with ASQ

7 February 2018

University of Warwick, Warwick Business School, Accounting & Finance Seminar Series

Invited speaker:

Figures not numbers: Legitimacy, Symmetry, Accounting Rhetoric and the search for ‘socie-ties

22 November, 2017

University of Essex, Accounting & Finance Seminar series

Invited speaker

15-6 November, 2017

Making Truth – Administrating Truth. Establishing Credibility in Early Modern History

Interdisciplinary and international conference of the German Historical Institute in Rome, Academia Belgica Rome, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Universiteit Gent.

Invited speaker:

In Search of Value: Mystery and Accounting Practices in the Jesuit Order

9 November, 2017

Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, “Rethinking Accountability and Transparency” workshop

Invited speaker:

Against transparency: or on what would serve transparency better

11 October, 2017

University Luigi Bocconi, Milan, Accounting department seminar series

Invited speaker:

Figures not numbers: Legitimacy, Symmetry, Accounting Rhetoric and the search for ‘socie-ties”

18 September 2017

RMIT (Melbourne), the RMIT Governance and Sustainability Conference

Keynote speaker:

Governing through visualisations: ambiguity, unknowns and technological disruptions

6-8 September, 2017

University of Cambridge, Conservation Research Institute, Workshop on ‘Building new bridges between accounting research and conservation’

Keynote speaker:

Who said accounting was boring? Rhetoric and the making of socie-ties

27 April, 2017

LUISS Business School, Rome

Invited speaker:

Embracing ambiguity in management controls and decision-making processes: On how to design data visualisations to prompt wise judgment

24 April 2017

ESSEC, (Paris, France), School Seminar Series

Invited Speaker:

Embracing ambiguity in management controls and decision-making processes: On how to design data visualisations to prompt wise judgment

13 April 2017

EM Lyon,  (France),  School seminar series

Invited speaker:

We live in uncertain times: learning from accounting, rhetoric and the power of visualizations

9-10 March 2017

WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, (Vallendar, Germany), Annual Conference on Management Accounting Research

Keynote speaker: “Management Control Goes Digital: Will the Move Make it Wiser?

14 February 2017

University of Newcastle, School Seminar Series.

Invited speaker:

Figures not numbers: Legitimacy, Symmetry, Accounting Rhetoric and the search for ‘socie-ties”

31 January 2017

The UK Home Office,  (UK),  Digital, Data and Technology Annual Event (The Oval, Kennington)

Keynote speaker:

Embracing ambiguity in managing major programmes”

15 November 2016

University of York, School seminar series

Invited speaker:

Figures not Numbers: Legitimacy, Rhetoric, Accounting and the making of ‘socie-ties

 

16 June 2016

ICSA, the Governance institute, The ICSA Scotland Conference.

Keynote speaker: “Governing ‘socie-ties’

19 May 2016
Royal Holloway, London, Workshop on Organisational spaces

Invited speaker: “The architecture of accounting knowledge: accounting, space and the invention of social order

18 May 2016
King’s College, London, School seminar series.

Invited speaker: “Figures not Numbers: Legitimacy, Rhetoric, Accounting and the making of ‘socie-ties’

9 May 2016

Infrastructure & Project Authority, UK Cabinet, Portfolio and Management Network.

Invited Speaker: “Reporting, Governance and Leadership in Major Programme Management

15 March 2016

Public Sector Effective Governance, Edinburgh.

Invited speaker: “Accounting for Wise Governance

2 December 2015
University of Glasgow, Faculty of Theology seminar series

Invited speaker: “Accounting for God

2015
4th Workshop of the European Haniel Program on Entrepreneurship and the Humanities, Venice

Invited speaker: “Dreaming of a European Interdisciplinary PhD programme in Management Studies

21-24 September 2015
University of Milan Bicocca, Italy, Summer School on Social entrepreneurship and sustainability: from social to business model innovation.

Invited Speaker: Accounting as Social Innovation

16 September 2015
Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen

Invited speaker: Figures, not Numbers. Symmetry, Accounting Legitimacy and the construction of Socie-ties.

18-19 June 2015
Global Management Accounting Research Symposium (GMARS), Copenhagen

Keynote speaker: “This is not a target cost! Reporting (and Governance) Practices in Major Programme Management“.

12 June 2015
SPRU Freeman Friday Seminars at the University of Sussex, UK

Invited speaker: Finance Matters: Accounting, Doubt and Invention

3 June 2015
Biannual Conference the European Network for Research on Organizational and Accounting Change (ENROAC)

Invited speaker: The Future of Reporting

4 May 2015
University of Palermo, Alumni of the University Talks

Invited speaker: Finance is always beyond Finance

25 April 2015
Mapping the Frontiers of High Finance (2015), UK, The Royal Anthropological Institute and London School of Financial Arts.

Invited speaker: Finance Matters: Accounting, Doubt and Invention

17 April 2015
Management Accounting Research 25th Anniversary Conference, the London School of Economics.

Invited panelist: The Future of Management Accounting Research

15 April 2015
University of Edinburgh

Chair inaugural lecture: Accounting, Governance and Social innovation. Establishing the links

2 March 2015
Edinburgh College of Arts

Invited speaker: Accounting symmetries

30 March 2015
Belgian Institute of Management Accountants and Controllers, ‘BIMAC’s Controllers’ day’, Louven.

Keynote Speaker: Management control goes digital: will this move make controllers wiser? 

26 February 2015
University of Edinburgh Business School & Chartered Institute of Management Accounting

Panelist: Rethinking Reporting Practices. Integrated Reporting: the way forward?

4 February 2015
Audencia Nantes School of Management, France (2015),

Invited speaker: A Procedural Approach to Institutional Logics. Unfolding Rationality in the Jesuit Order.

18 December 2014
Urrutia-Elejalde Foundation, Madrid

Invited speaker: Is there a University outside the university?

19 November 2014
Italian Studies at Oxford seminar series

Invited speaker: Unfolding rationality in Post-Reformation Italy. The Jesuit Order as a Memory Machine

22 October 2014
University of Warwick, Department of Information Systems.

Invited speaker: Finance Matters. Doubt, Inventory and Invention.

16-17 October 2014
Mines ParisTech (Ecole des Mines) ‘Capitalizing on Performativity’ conference

Invited speaker: Finance Matters. Doubt, Inventory and Invention.

26 September 2014
University of St Gallen, Humanities’ Business workshop.

Invited Speaker: Human Business

3 August 2014
Academy of Management Annual Conference, PDW on Visuality: Beyond the Power of Words

Invited panellist: Accounting and the visual.

13-15 July 2014
Biannual Summer School of the European Network for Research on Organizational and Accounting Change (ENROAC).

Invited member of the Faculty

12-13 June 2014
University of Lucerne, Conference on Evaluations: Cases, experiments and models as tools of appropriation and valuation

Invited speaker: Finance Matters. Doubt, Inventory and Invention.

5 May 2014
Sciences-Po, AIME workshop on: “LET’S CALCULATE: Reinventing Accounting with Bruno Latour?”

Invited speaker: Operationalizing doubt. Accounting, Inventory and Invention