1st Managerial Auditing Journal International Conference

Guest editor(s)
Lin Liao,
Call for Papers

1st Managerial Auditing Journal International Conference

October 13th -14th, 2023

Nanjing, China

Managerial Auditing Journal (MAJ), in conjunction with Nanjing Audit University, is pleased to announce it will host the 1st MAJ International Conference onsite in the city of Nanjing, China on October 13th-14th, 2023. The objective of this conference is to promote auditing research collaboration and advancement by bringing together academics, practitioners, and regulators over the world.

Tentative Program

October 13th

  • 13:00-21:00    Conference Registration

  • 20:00-21:00    MAJ Editor Roundtable

October 14th

  • 09:00-12:00    Keynote Presentations

  • 14:00-18:00    Concurrent Paper Presentations


Paper submission:

Working papers in all areas of auditing are welcome. Papers using analytical approaches, empirical-archival methods, field study, experiments, or surveys are encouraged. Please submit a complete English version of your paper in electronic format (i.e. PDF or Word) to [email protected] by July 15th, 2023 (Beijing Time). The first page of the submitted file should include author details, including name, institution, and email. There is no paper submission fee.

Since the working language of the conference is English, only papers written in English will be considered. Authors will be notified of their acceptance around August 1st, 2023.

Selected papers presented at the conference may be recommended to MAJ considered for publication subject to double-blind review process, at the authors’ discretion. There is no guarantee that submitted or presented papers will be accepted for publication.

Conference Fee:

The standard conference registration fee is RMB1,000; The concessional fee for students is RMB 600. The conference fee covers admission, conference materials, tea breaks, lunches and dinners. Students are required to present a valid student card to receive the concession.


For questions about the conference, please email A/P Lin Liao: [email protected]
Executive Organizer:
School of Internal Audit, Nanjing Audit University

Conference Co-Chairs:
Vivek Mande, CSU Fullerton – USA
Jie Zhou, Editor-in-Chief, MAJ, CSU Fullerton - USA Hanwen Chen, Nanjing Audit University - China
Lin Liao, Associate Editor, MAJ, Nanjing Audit University - China


About Managerial Auditing Journal

Managerial Auditing Journal (MAJ) provides a dynamic global forum for the examination of current research and practice in auditing and assurance (internal and external; financial and non-financial). The journal addresses the relationship between theory and practice by exploring trends, paradigms and perspectives, including the ethical, social, environmental and economic aspects of contemporary assurance, management performance and governance issues.

MAJ pushes new boundaries for audit and assurance research by seeking to identify new knowledge and practice through the promotion of a dialogue between academics and practitioners.

The journal covers all aspects of audit and assurance services and related issues including:

  • Professional judgement, information analyses and decision making
  • Risk and security issues, and advances in technology and analytics
  • Governance, controls, risks and ethics
  • Emerging and global developments in the audit and assurance regimes

The official journal website can be visited through the link: https://www.emerald.com/insight/publication/issn/0268-6902