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Sri Lanka, Jerad Dias, ACA, B. Com-Special

BDO Sri Lanka Partner, Assurance & Advisory

Jerad is a partner in the Audit and Assurance division at BDO Sri Lanka and Maldives. He also serves as the Head of Technical and Training at BDO.

He is an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and holding a B.Com (Special) degree from the University of Colombo. He has more than 16 years’ experience mainly in audit, consulting and training functions. Prior to joining BDO, he worked at Ernst & Young (EY), Sri Lanka for nearly 10 years, including their offices located in Saudi Arabia, Singapore and Guam.

After leaving EY, he worked in the BDO, Fiji office for two years as an Associate Director prior to joining BDO Sri Lanka as an Associate Director. He is specialized in general financial accounting, audit and in providing services related to IFRS training & consulting. His local and international experience includes auditing clients in different industries including, banking and finance, leisure, telecommunication, manufacturing, transportation, food & beverage, retail and services. He has conducted IFRS training in Fiji, Bhutan and in the Maldives.

He is also serving as a facilitator at the Institute of Charted Accountants of Sri Lanka in conducting various training sessions.

17.40 - 18.20 CAT

Monday 6 December

Session 1 - Overview of Key IFRSs

  • [Discussion of core principles of selected key IFRSs]

19.20 - 19.35 CAT

Monday 6 December

Q&A Session - Corporate Governance

  • Oliver Orton

Moderated by Jerad Dias

18.10 - 18.40 CAT

Friday 10 December

Session 2 - What's New

  • Recent and Upcoming Technical Developments
18.45 - 19.15 CAT

Friday 10 December

Round Table Discussion – Application of IFRSs

  • Moderated Q & A Session
10.00 - 10.45 CAT

Thursday 12 October

ChatGPT Beyond 2030 - Emerging Trends & Outlook

1.  (Intro & Trend)

10.45 - 11.00 CAT

Thursday 12 October

Q&A Session on ChatGPT Beyond 2030 - Emerging Trends & Outlook

  1. Intro & Trend: 15 minute Live Q&A with audience and speaker - moderated by presenter