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Events

Spring 2024 Clubs Day - January 9, 2024

Club Day was a resounding success for the Langara Accounting Club! We were thrilled to connect with so many enthusiastic students at Langara College interested in the world of accounting.

A huge shout-out to our dedicated representatives who did an amazing job at the booth, showcasing what our club is all about and how it can pave the way for future career opportunities.

Want to be part of a community that enhances your accounting knowledge, networking skills, and gives you a head start in your career? Join us at Langaraaccountingclub.com. It’s never too late to add value to your academic journey and we’re here to do it together.

Swipe through to see moments from the day - from our team in action to engaging conversations with potential club members!

LAC x CAA Case Competition Networking Event - November 19, 2023

The LAC x CAA Case Competition concluded with a networking event at Tap and Barrel. Teams, faculty, judges, and esteemed guests got to mingle and networking with other students and firm representatives that were not at the case competition portion of the day.

A big THANK YOU to everyone who came out to our networking event. ❤️

We hope you had an amazing time connecting with firm representatives and all industry professionals😎

Here are some pictures from the event, we had a blast! 🔥 We look forward to hosting you again!😉

LAC x CAA Case Competition Teams - November 19, 2023

Congratulations to the 6 teams that competed! 

First Place - Nightwing: Priya McMurtrie, Amanda Phillips, Vishal Prem Jagarapu, and Terrence Alanis
Second Place - AIM Consulting: Aidan Herbertson, Stephan Leung, Texi Wu, and Kritika Jain
Third Place - RYC Consulting: Olivia Chia Yu Nie, Angeline Ricky, and Lucas Yeung

AMAC Consulting: Mateus Mota, Alakhjot Singh, Arshdeep Kaur, and Carter Wotherspoon
DIJON Consulting: Isaac Prudencio, David Cerna, and Jacob Pomfret
Granville: Amisha Maini, Nawar Choudhari, Rohith Moothodan, and MD Rahman

LAC x CAA First Cross-School Case Competition - November 19, 2023

In honour of the memdorandum of understanding signed by the Presidents of Langara College and Capilano University, the Langara Accounting Club and Capilano Accounting Association organized the first event putting this memorandum into action. Both student-led clubs designed and organized a case competition geared towards the Accounting/Business industry. 

The 6 teams that were chosen were given a case the morning of the competition. Each team had 3 hours to read, analyze, and come up with a solution for the case. A panel of four judges scored each teams' recommendation and winners were chosen based on the judges' scores. Cash prizes were given to the winning teams. First place $650.00, second place $400.00, and third place $250.00.

A huge thank you to those who helped make this event possible:

Faculty:
Ronald Wong - Faculty at Langara College and Capilano University
Megan Hamilton - Faculty at Langara College
David McMichael - Faculty at Capilano University
Leigh Oikawa - Faculty at Capilano University
Leigha Nevay - Faculty at Capilano University

Judges:
Gallant Ma, CPA, CA, MBA - Regional Director of Finance at Dilawri Group of Companies
Dina Devenish - Senior Associate, Sustainability & Climate Change at PwC, (Former Executive of Capilano Accounting Association)
Sean Brown, CPA - Senior Associate, Assurance at PwC
Henry Chu - Assistant Manager, Advisory Services at Invictus, (Former Executive of Langara Accounting Association)

Esteemed Guests:
Marianne Gianacopoulos - Langara Management Programs Division Chair
Laureen Styles - Capilano VP Academic Provost
Tammy Towill - Capilano Chair, School of Business