Where bookkeepers go to learn, make connections and have fun.

The 2021 Bookkeepers Summit will be taking place on the 9-10th of November so book tickets now!




Our incredible community of brilliant bookkeepers communes at the annual Bookkeepers Summit to uncover tactical advice and proven strategies for a successful bookkeeping career and business.

Over 1000 people are coming together online for two days of TED-style talks, live panel discussions, speed networking, social gatherings, competitions, technology exhibitors, and a whole lot of mind-blowing, life-affirming fun. 

The only large-scale event dedicated to bookkeepers takes place virtually during Global Bookkeeping Week 8th-12th November 2021. Hosted by the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers and supported by the major names in accounting software and fintech, this event offers an incredible array of talented speakers, actionable insights and unparalleled possibility. Join a buzzing private social network and experience a welcome like no other, sharing stories, tips and tactics. We have extra sessions for anyone thinking of starting a bookkeeping business or wanting to become a Certified Bookkeeper after studying with AAT.


Eye opening and totally inspirational. The Summit keeps me going for the next year. 


Bookkeepers Summit content: 

Software Demos 
Industry Trend Reports
Member Success Stories
Bookkeeping Refreshers
Tax & VAT Updates for Agents
Tax & VAT Tutorials for Newbies
Practice Growth workshops
From AATQB to Certified Bookkeeper fast track coaching

What makes the Bookkeepers Summit different?

Our sessions go live on Tuesday 9 and Wednesday 10 November, but throughout the whole week from Monday to Friday we're celebrating Global Bookkeeping Week and giving you five days of access to our dedicated virtual event platform and private social network to bring the fun back into virtual events. This is not a webinar. This is not an accounting conference. This is the warmest, most connected, community of brilliant bookkeepers coming together to share their love of bookkeeping and consume targeted content to help them be the best they can be.

Socially distanced enhanced

So many bookkeepers together at last! After a challenging year and a half, don't let anything stop you from getting up front and social with your peers. Set up your event profile and tell us what you're interested in, and our virtual event platform will recommend similar bookkeepers for you to chat with or meet face-to-face in a video call.

You can take a seat in our virtual lounge to meet new people, or post an update in the event social feed. It's just like Facebook but better. If you're feeling shy, or just having one of those days, rest assured you'll never have to share your video unless you want to, and you can even hide your profile from the attendee list and switch off the chat feature.

You can enjoy this year's Bookkeepers Summit on your own terms, from the comfort of your own computer, tablet or smartphone. We can't wait for you to join us to learn, mingle and have fun; to share the joy of bookkeeping no matter what stage of the journey you’re at.

If you’re facing a challenge or dreaming big, there’s a bookkeeper here to help you get there!

Bookkeeping Exhibition

Visit our bustling virtual marketplace with the profession’s leading brands and suppliers. Meet the people behind the products and services you use every day by text chat or video call right from within the Bookkeepers Summit virtual event platform. Speak to Sage, inquire into Intuit, zero in on Xero, get friendly with FreeAgent. 

Bookkeeping Keynote Sessions

The most informed and influential minds of the profession will be sharing their insights with you and setting out the roadmap for the future. You'll enjoy a mixture of live and pre-recorded sessions giving you ultimate flexibility.

Extremely useful and worthwhile.

Members at the Summit

Bookkeeping, Payroll, Tax, and Practice Growth Workshops

Whether you’re a student, a bookkeeping startup, or an established bookkeeper, the Bookkeepers Summit will give you new knowledge, vital tools, and CPD points from the targeted training sessions that take place on both days. The Bookkeepers Summit offers unmatched value for bookkeepers with an appetite for learning or simply a need to satisfy their CPD requirements.


If you've never been you're really missing out!

Luca Awards


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Luca Awards

The Luca Awards recognise outstanding achievement in the bookkeeping profession and reveal the best bookkeeping software as voted for by ICB students and members. This year we'll also be celebrating ICB's 25th anniversary.

Join us on the 1st of November for ICB's 25th Anniversary Dinner and Luca Awards at the Londoner in Leicester Square! This is your opportunity to toast the success of your fellow members and find out which software products won the popular vote.

Don't forget to apply for a Luca Award or nominate someone else, and vote for your favourite software. 

>> Luca Awards Nominating and Voting

All quotes are from ICB members and were given anonymously in post-event delegate surveys 

10 reasons to attend:

  • Learn something new

  • Become even better at what you do

  • Train your staff   

  • Future-proof your practice

  • Revise for your next exam

  • Meet your favourite software providers   

  • Find out what’s on the horizon for you and your employer

  • Energise yourself for the year ahead

  • Have fun and meet your extended family

  • Gain vital CPD points

 We can't wait to see you there!



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