International Conference on Financial Services - UNISA

10.10.2017 - 12.10.2017, Hermanus, South Africa

Creating Positive Business Value & Financial Sustainability in the social, environmental & financial frameworks.

The College of Economic & Management Sciences of the University of South Africa (UNISA) announce the 6th International Conference on Financial Services. The aim of this conference is to investigate current trends of the triple bottom line framework (social, environmental & financial), evaluating the performance of this framework in a broad perspective that enables positive business value and financial sustainability.

The conference will feature both academics and practitioners offering insight to the topics in a practical and applicable manner. This topics will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Integrated reporting
  • Three or four lines of defense in terms of risk management?
  • Credit ratings and the influence on economic growth
  • Financial management under a growing inflation rate
  • Social responsibilities relating to education and the "Fees must fall" campaign
  • Governance - the role of the board to ensure financial sustainability
  • Environmental - the influence of drought on financial sustainability

For more information, please visit the dedicated event website.