The Latin America Standard Setter Group (Glass) board led by its chairman Eduardo Pocetti had meet on Lima/Peru from July 11 up to 13, 2019 to attend the International Seminar on International Accounting Standards (IFRS), promoted by the Junta de Decanos de Colegios de Contadores Públicos del Perú.
The event had the purpose to present the work developed by Glass and to disclose the main current standards, took place in the Lima Convention Center. The themes addressed in the lectures by members were: Conceptual Framework, IFRS 9 (Financial Instruments), IFRS 15 (Revenue from Contracts with Customers) and IFRS 16 (Leases). The event was very successful with the participation of professional accountants and students.
In addition on July 11, 2019; Glass members visited and held met representatives of the following regulatory institutions: Consejo Normativo de Contabilidad; Superintendencia del Mercado de Valores (SMV); Superintendencia de Banca, Seguros y AFPs (SBS) and Junta de Decanos de Colegios de Contadores Públicos del Perú.
On the 13th, chairman Eduardo Pocetti and director Dunia Zamora delivered a lecture at the Pontificia Universidad Católica and the Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, with the themes Glass Role in IFRS and IFRS approval for SME, respectively.
Glass vice-president Jorge Gil and the directors Felipe Pérez Cervantes, Luis Henry Moya Moreno, Winston Fernández, Alejandro Vera and Ibracon Technical Coordinator Adriana Caetano joined a panel in the cities of Tacna, Piura, Tarapoto, Arequipa and Ucayali.
We would like to highlight to the whole organization of the event, especially the host and board member, the representative of Peru in the Glenif Directory, Angel Salazar Frisancho, responsible for the organization of activities in Lima/Peru and other cities.