The sponsors of A-CSEAR 2018 are the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and CPA Australia.
CIMA is the world’s leading professional body of management accountants and also the world’s largest. Their aim is to help “individuals and businesses to succeed by harnessing the full power of management accounting."
CIMA established in 2012 the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation together with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). In 2017, CIMA and AICPA formed the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants and, together, they represent more than 650,000 members and students in management and public accounting.
CPA Australia is one of the world's largest accounting bodies with a global membership of more than 163,750 members (as at 31 December 2017) working in 125 countries and regions around the world. CPA's vision is partnering with members to prepare for today and tomorrow in a globally connected world.
CPA Australia services to members include education, training, technical support and advocacy. Employees and members work together with local and international bodies to represent the views and concerns of the profession to governments, regulators, industries, academia and the general public.
To find out more about CPA Australia, visit their website.