20-21 May 2015 REGISTER NOW Darden is pleased to host the Fifth Annual Virginia Accounting Research Conference. The goal of Virginia Accounting Research Conference is to bring together accounting faculty in the Virginia area to network and discuss their latest research. Tentative AgendaFifth Annual Virginia Accounting Research Conference 20-21 May 2015 Hosted by Darden, McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia, Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech, and William & Mary Mason School of Business. Wednesday, May 20 11:30 p.m. – Noon LunchNoon – 12:15 p.m. Welcome12:15 –1:15 p.m. Bret JohnsonGeorge Mason University1:15 – 1:30 p.m. Break1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Eric Negangard Assistant Professor of CommerceUniversity of Virginia, McIntire School2:30 – 2:45 p.m. Break2:45 – 3:45 p.m. Scott Johnson Assistant ProfessorVirginia Tech3:45 – 4 p.m. Break4 – 5 p.m. Jamie Diaz Assistant ProfessorWilliam & Mary6 – 7 p.m. Reception in South Lounge7 p.m. Dinner7:30 p.m. SpeakerThursday, May 21 7:15 – 8 a.m. Continental Breakfast8 –9 a.m. Preeti Choudhary Assistant ProfessorGeorgetown University9 – 9:15 a.m. Break9:15 – 10:15 a.m. Kyle Welch Assistant Professor of AccountingGeorge Washington University10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Break10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Jean Zhang Assistant Professor Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)11:30 – 11:45 a.m. Break11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.Jing Huang Assistant ProfessorVirginia Tech12:45 p.m. Conference Ends (Box Lunches Available) Accommodations & TravelHotelsInn at Darden (ask for the Virginia Accounting Research Conference Room block)100 Darden Blvd. Charlottesville, VA 22906Residence Inn1111 Millmont St. Charlottesville, VA 22903Visiting CharlottesvilleInterested in what Charlottesville has to offer? Be sure to explore the area, see the sights and get the most out of your visit. Directions & TravelGet travel information, maps and directions to Darden. RegistrationRegistration is now open. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or issues.