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Stakeholders Interaction Program

Stakeholders Interaction Program

The Institute organized a half day interaction program with the stakeholders on “Future Direction of ICAN" on 26 August 2019 in Lalitpur. The interaction program aimed to collect suggestions and feedbacks for improvement of ICAN from different stakeholders. The program was participated by President, Vice president, Council Members, Past Presidents, Representatives of Office of Auditor General, Financial Comptroller General Office, Office of the Company Registrar, Nepal Rastra Bank, Securities Board of Nepal, Beema Samiti, Association of Chartered Accountants of Nepal, Auditor Association of Nepal, Accounting and Auditing Standard Board of Nepal, Committee Members, Quality Assurance Board, Members of ICAN, Senior Officials of ICAN.

The program started with the opening remarks and the briefing of the objectives of the program by ICAN President CA. Krishna Prasad Acharya. During his speech he outlined the current scenario and functioning of ICAN and mentioned about the threats from external factors. He assured that this forum will provide an insight on the issues to be addressed for the long term benefit of the Institute and will lay down milestones to be achieved in days ahead.

 In addition to this, Immediate Past President also highlighted his experiences in the program.

A concept paper was presented by Dr. Min Bahadur Shrestha to elaborate the idea of long term vision of the Institute and rational to look back for setting way forward, whereas, CA. Nanda Kishor Sharma made a presentation explaining rational behind expected changes and its long term impact on the functioning modality of the Institute.  

After technical session five groups were formed to collect feedback forms from the participants of the groups and member of each group was allowed to present collective opinion on the group on the proposed institutional reform going to be taken at Institute. Mr. Babu Ram Subedi- Representative of FCGO, CA. Sudarshan Raj Pandey- Past President, CA. Prakash Lamsal- Past President, CA. Ananda Sharma Wagle- ACAN President, CA. Umesh Raj Pandey, CA. Ashmita Gorkhali- Representative of NRB had provided their group views as feedback on the concept papers presented in the program.  

Similarly, CA. Komal Bahadur Chitracar, First President of ICAN had also provided his feedback for institutional development.

The program concluded with a view that improvement in regulatory role of ICAN should be on priority and institutionalization of the functionality of the Institute (Permanent structure rather than committee based) should be developed besides having focus on Branding of the Institute, Quality study material to the students, Post qualification courses to members, Government recognition, International recognition, Members capacity development etc.

President assured that the present council is committed to proceed with collective decision making process and will not favor unilateral decision to hinder the path of progress of the Institute.

The program concluded with the Vote of thanks by ICAN Vice President CA. Madan Krishna Sharma. More than 40 participants participated the program.