Past events

31
Jan

ABIAL Breakfast with the ICAS President and Chief Executive at Hotel Le Royal

     

DATE:    Thursday January 31st 2019

VENUE:  Hotel Le Royal, 12, Boulevard Royal, Luxembourg

TIME :     07.30 – 10.00

We are delighted to welcome

Bruce Cartwright, ICAS Chief Executive and Sandy Manson ICAS President

With a focus on increasing the level of public trust in business, they will be talking about the need for the profession to provide leadership in times of increasing regulation and technological disruption, rebuilding public trust in the profession, and the long term decisions required to provide a legacy for future generations and to invest in the future.

As some of you may know, Bruce replaced Anton Colella as Chief Executive of last year, and this will be his first visit to Luxembourg since taking up his post. We hope that this will be the first of many visits.

Sandy is Chief Executive of Johnston Carmichael, Scotland’s largest independent accountancy and business advisory firm.

Fee which includes full buffet breakfast:

EUR 20 for members

EUR 25 for non members

EUR 5 for students

Please note that payment should be made via bank transfer to BIL, IBAN LU56 0024 1398 5698 8300, in advance.

RSVP: A reservation can be made via the ABIAL website (www.abial.lu) until January 28th 2019

Please note that the Hotel le Royal is enforcing a “no show” policy. If you make a reservation and do not appear, you will be charged 100% of the respective price. You may, of course, cancel before January 28th or invite a colleague to attend in your place

 

 

15
Jan

ABIAL New Year’s Cocktail

We are delighted to invite you to the 2019 ABIAL New Year’s Cocktail that will be held on 15th January 2019, from 6.30pm, at the Bar Scheffer on the Glacis,  9 Allée Scheffer, Luxembourg.

Please do invite any colleagues and especially newcomers to Luxembourg who you think would be interested in attending this networking event.

Fee: EUR 10 per person (members, students and guests)

 

RSVP:

A reservation can be made via this website (www.abial.lu)  – see registration link below .

Detailed invitation

19
Nov

Abial Professional Practice Update

Dear Members

ABIAL is very pleased to invite you to our Professional Practice Update, which will take place at the Chamber of Commerce (7, rue Alcide de Gasperi) on  Monday 19th November commencing at 14:00   at   LUXEMBOURG CHAMBER OF COMMERCE . The Theme is Risk!

 Risk is part of our everyday professional lives, and consciously or unconsciously we asses and implement strategies to address risks whether real or perceived. For this PPU we have invited a number of practitioners from different organisations and backgrounds to talk about their views on risk. 

There will also be a panel to allow both speakers and participants to engage in a discussion and share their views:

Benjamin Gauthier – Partner, PWC
Hind Al Gaidi           – Senior Manager, Valuations KPMG
Beril Erman              – Managing Director, Corporate Finance PWC
Jaime Prieto             – Head of Risk and Compliance, MLRO- DPO
Alain Nyckees          – Head of Internal Audit and Secretary to Audit Committee, Encev

Fees: Fee: The event is EUR 25 for the Members of the Association, EUR 30 for members and guests and EUR 15 for students.

detailed invitation

27
Sep

Welcome Back Cocktail

Abial is pleased to invite you to a Welcome Back Cocktail on Thursday September 27th, 2018 6.30 to 8.30 pm at Caffe Torino, 8, Avenue de la Porte-Neuve in Luxembourg City.

This will be an opportunity for members and students to meet up after the Summer and we encourage you to invite any newcomers to Luxembourg to join us.

 

RSVP:

A reservation can be made via the ABIAL website (www.abial.lu) .

Detailed invitationhttp://www.abial.lu/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Cocktail-Inv.pdf

 

19
Jul

ABIAL Special Committee Meeting

ABIAL is pleased to invite you to a Special Committee Meeting  on 19th  July 2018 as from 7 pm at the Sofitel, Kirchberg.

The event is to test out the new website.

The event will include short presentations made by our Website provider and all drinks and light buffet will be with the compliments of ABIAL.

 

RSVP:

A reservation can be made via the ABIAL website (www.abial.lu) .

Detailed invitation

14
Jun

ABIAL AGM

ABIAL is pleased to invite you to its Annual General Meeting on 14 June 2018 as from 7 pm at Golf-Club Grand-Ducal (1, route de Trèves, L-2633 SENNINGERBERG).

The event will include short presentations made by our ABIAL Chairman, Treasurer and Honorary Auditor. The floor will then be opened to the members to raise any questions pertaining to the Association.

The event will also include a light dinner (with wine). All, with compliments of the ABIAL committee!

Fee: The event is EUR 20 for the Members of the Association.

Detailed Invitation

Registration

30
May

ABIAL Evening Tax Event

ABIAL has pleasure in inviting you to join a discussion on “Taxation in 2018 and beyond – challenges and opportunities”. Our main speaker is Nick Parker, President of ICAEW, and Tax Partner at RSM (UK).

ABIAL is delighted to welcome Nick Parker, President of ICAEW, to speak on these topics. Our talk will take the form of a debate, moderated by ABIAL Committee member and PwC Luxembourg’s Tax Technical Expert, David Roach. The discussion will last beyond an hour, and then follow with an opportunity for our audience to raise more points.

Fees: EUR 15 for Members; EUR 20 for Guests (non-members of ABIAL) and FREE for the first 5 students of UK or Irish Institutes, on a first come and first served basis

Detailed invitation

Registration

24
Apr

ABIAL 2018 Professional Practice Update

We have the pleasure in inviting you to our Professional Practice Update, which will take place at the Chamber of Commerce (7, rue Alcide de Gasperi) on Tuesday, April 24 2018 from 8:30 am to 2 pm.

ABIAL has created an extensive program which includes Camille Thommes from ALFI, who will speak on the state of the Luxembourg investment fund industry, an updates on Legal and Regulatory aspects, the evolution of technology as well as a presentation of the Irish Institute’s President.

Fee: EUR 40 for Members and EUR 70 for Guests (non-members)

Registration

Detailed Invitation

11
Jan

2018 ABIAL New Year’s Cocktail

We are delighted to invite you to the 2018 ABIAL New Year’s Cocktail that will be held on 11 January 2018, from 7.00pm, at the Brasserie L’Avenue in Kirchberg (41b Avenue John F. Kennedy, 1855 Luxembourg).

Please do invite any colleagues and especially newcomers to Luxembourg who you think would be interested in attending this networking event.

Fee: EUR 10 per person (members, students and guests)

Registration

21
Nov

ABIAL Public Sector Accounting Evening

ABIAL invites you to an evening at the Cercle Munster, with two international experts on public sector accounting, being Ian Carruthers, chair of the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB) since January 2016 and Thomas Müller-Marqués Berger, Global Head of International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSASs) for Ernst & Young GmbH, as well as Chair of the Public Sector Group of Accountancy Europe. They will discuss the global take up of accruals accounting in government accounts, where Europe stands, and what this means for accountants in both public sector and private firms.

Participation fee: EUR 10 for members, students and guests

Detailed Invitation

Registration