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2018 MGI Australasia Region meeting for accounting network members is held in Canberra, Australia

18th May 2018

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This year’s MGI Australasia Region conference took place on 12-13 April in Australia's capital, Canberra, ACT with accountancy association representatives attending from across the region including Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, Auckland and Perth.

Informative workshops and discussions

Lorin Joyce, managing partner of the host firm MGI Joyce|Dickson, opened proceedings followed by an interactive and engaging workshop facilitated by our keynote speaker, Ross Dawson, covering the theme of “the Future of Accounting.” 

This theme continued into popular breakout sessions over the two days where delegates split into groups covering the core focus areas of practice management, business development and services specialisations and also into our full group discussions where we workshopped the benefits of the accountancy network in our changing environment.

New Chairman for Australasia

Accounting firm delegates also received an update from our outgoing Australasian Chairman, Grant Field in which he shared the activities conducted by MGI Australasia over the last 12 months to provide value to its members and announced his successor, Lorin Joyce as Chairman of the MGI Australasia network. 

Thank you to our sponsors and hosts

Thanks go to our sponsors this year, Hugh Fahy, Nick Zouros and Jonathan Longmire from MYOB, Daniel Tramontana from BGL, Ian Lane from Aura and our closing dinner sponsor, Accountancy Insurance.

Thank you too to our hosts MGI Joyce|Dickson and to Lorin Joyce for organising a fabulous meeting with plenty of opportunity for delegates to interact with their colleagues from around the Australasian region. Next year's meeting is scheduled to be in Sydney in April 2019.

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MGI Worldwide members can see the full meeting highlights along with the conference presentations and delegate list, in the online Member Area in the Meeting Highlights section. Click HERE to login.

For more information contact the Regional Director for Australasia, Casey Lightbody clightbody@mgiaust.com

MGI Australia is part of MGI Worldwide, a top 20 ranked global accounting network with some 5,000 independent auditors, accountants and tax experts in over 250 locations around the world. 

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