Dr HAMMAMI, Helmi

Associate Professor

Department : Finance and Accounting

Nationalities :

Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Intermediate Accounting I
  • Intermediate Accounting II
  • Advancaed Accounting
  • International Accounting
  • Internship in Business
  • Financial Analysis

Graduate

  • International Accounting (IFRS)
  • Fraud Detection and Prevention
  • Artficial Intelligence in Accounting
  • Business Information Consulting
  • School Finance and Resource Management
  • Advanced Financial Analysis

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. Business Administration (Accounting and Finance), Bocconi University, Italy (2007)
  • M.Sc. Accounting, ISCAE1 Tunisie (Institut Supérieur de Comptabilité et d’Administration des Entreprises) (2001)
  • B.Sc. Accounting, ISCAE Tunisia (1999)

Executive Education:

  • Financial Accounting and Reporting (CPA – US)
  • Introduction to Internal Control
  • Use Excel for Business Decision Making
  • Accounting for Non-Accountants

Certifications :

  • CertIFR (Certificate in International Financial Reporting), ACCA (UK) (2008)
  • General Degree Diploma, Collegio di Milano2, Italy (2006)
  • Certificate in Italian language Proficiency , Italian Cultural Center, Tunisia (2003)
  • Certificate in English Language Proficiency, Bourguiba Institute of Languages, Tunisia (1997)

Research interests

  • Accounting systems in developing countries (special interest in GCC and MENA countries)
  • Financial communication stratégies
  • Accounting education/Accounting history
  • Use of accounting information in decision making (Accounting Information Systems)
  • Alternative accounting systems

Work experience

Academic

  • Associate Professor, Finance and Accounting Academic area, Rennes School of Business (September, 2017 – Present)
  • Assistant Professor, Finance and Accounting Academic area, Rennes School of Business (September, 2014 – August 2017)
  • Head of the Department of Finance and Accounting, Rennes School of Business (Sept 2016 – Present)
  • Head of the Department of Innovation and Strategy, Rennes School of Business (Sept 2015- Sept 2016)
  • Acting Head of the Supply Chain Management and IT Team, Rennes School of Business (October, 2014 – Sept 2015)
  • Chair, Department of Accounting and Information Systems – College of Business and Economics, Qatar University (2009 – 2014), Doha, Qatar.
  • Assistant Professor of Accounting., Qatar University (2006 – 2014), Doha, Qatar.
  • Graduate Teaching/Research Assistant., Bocconi University (2004 – 2006), Milan, Italy.
  • Instructor, University of jendouba (2002 – 2003), Jendouba, Tunisia.
  • Instructor, ISCAE Tunisia. (2001 – 2003), Tunis, Tunisia.
  • Visiting Research Fellow., ESA Grenoble (2001 – 2001), Grenoble, France.
  • Research Asssitant, ISCAE Tunisia. (2000 – 2001), Tunis, Tunisia.

Non-academic

  • Founding Member/Consultant, H3_Web_Factory (2012 – 2012), Tunis, Tunisia.
  • Consultant, C.C.F Tunisie (2003 – 2013), Tunis, Tunisia.
  • External Consultant, Ordre des Experts Comptables de Tunisie (2001 – 2002), Tunis, Tunisia.
  • Operations Manager and Coordintaor, SONABAT Construction (2000 – 2003), Tunis, Tunisia.
  • Accountant/Treasury Manager, CHA and CHT (Healthcare) (1996 – 2000), Tunis, Tunisia.

Professional memberships

  • American Accounting Association
  • Association Francophone de Comptabilité (Francophone Accounting Association)
  • Association Tunisienne de Comptabilité (Tunisian Accounting Association)
  • European Accounting Association
  • Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)
  • Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Gestion-Universite-Entreprise (LIGUE – Tunisie)
  • Scientific Accounting Association – Qatar

Intellectual contributions

Refereed articles : Contribution to Practice

Does political Instability affects Exchange Rates in Arab Spring Countries?

Authors:Bouraoui. T, Hammami. H, Published in:Applied Economics, Vol49, Issue 55, pp 5627-5637 Date:2017

Analysing the financial strength of Tunisia: An approach to estimate an Index of Financial Safety.

Authors:Matkovskyy, R , Bouraoui, T, and Hammami, H Published in:Research in International Business and Finance 38 Date:2016

Do users in Qatar perceive intellectual capital information to be value relevant for decision making purposes?

Authors:Abu Ghaida, Rania , Ousama Anaam, Helmi Hammami, and Obeid Shreim Published in:International Journal of Knowledge management Studies Date:2016

Corporate financial reporting in Qatar: a study of individual investors' assessment of annual reports.

Authors:Al-Malki, Idris, Helmi Hammami, and Ghassan H.Mardini Published in:Middle-East Journal of Management 2 Date:2015

Index Funds in Small Emerging Markets: The Case of Qatar.

Authors:Ben jelloun, Hichem , Khaled Shams, and Helmi Hammami Published in:International Research journal of Applied Finance 3. Date:2010

Earnings Quality of the Qatar Exchange and the U.S. Stock Exchange: Empirical Evidence.

Authors:Hammami, Helmi , JK Yun, and JJ Kim Published in:International Research journal of Applied Finance Date:2012

Perceptions of the Accountant Held By Business Students and Business Professionals in an Emerging Country: The Case of Qatar.

Authors:Hammami, Helmi and Mohamad Hossain Published in:Contemporary Middle Eastern Issues 3 Date:2010

Refereed articles : Discipline-Based Scholarship

General Learning Approach for Event Extraction: Case of Management Change event.

Authors:Elloumi, Samir , Ali Jaoua, Ferjani Fathi, Nasreddine Semmar, Helmi Hammami, Romanic. A, JAAM. J Published in:Journal of Information Science 39 Date:2013

The Use of Reported Cash Flows versus Earnings to Predict Cash Flows: Preliminary Evidence from Qatar

Authors:Hammami, Helmi Published in:Business Systems Review 1 Date:2012

Accounting Narratives Characteristics and Firm Performance in the MD&As of Listed Italian Companies.

Authors:Hammami, Helmi Published in:International Journal of Accounting and Finance 3 Date:2011

Voluntary Disclosure in the Annual Reports of Qatari Companies: An Empirical Assessment.

Authors:Hossain, Mohamad and Helmi Hammami Published in:Advances in Accounting 25 Date:2009

Accounting Education in Developing Countries: Can Expert Systems Be an Alternative/Support to Accounting Professors?

Authors:Hammami, Helmi and Hassouna Fdhila Published in:Afro-Asian Journal of Finance and Accounting 1 Date:2009

Teaching and Learning Scholarship

The Determinants of Intention and Usage of DSS in the Academic Environment: A Cross Cultural Study.

Authors:Alshare, Khaled , Helmi Hammami, and Paggy Lane Published in:International Journal of Services and Standards 10 Date:2015

Accounting Education in Developing Countries: Can Expert Systems Be an Alternative/Support to Accounting Professors?

Authors:Hammami, Helmi and Hassouna Fdhila Published in:Afro-Asian Journal of Finance and Accounting 1 Date:2009

Presentations of Refereed Papers - International

Intellectual Capital and Islamic Banks Performance in the GCC.

Authors:Anam, Ousama, Helmi Hammami, and Mustafa Al-Kasih Published in:6th European Conference on Intellectual Capital, 10-11 April 2014, Trnava, Slovak Republic Date:2014

A Survey of The Adoption of Target Costing in KSA Manufacturing: An Empirical Study.

Authors:Omiri, Mohamad and Helmi Hammami Published in:European Accounting Association - 37 th Annual Congress, 21-23 May 2014, Tallinn, Estonia Date:2014

Intellectual capital information: The case of Qatar.

Authors:R, Ghaida, Ousama Anam, and Helmi Hammami Published in:014 Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting of the American Accounting Association (AAA), 24th -26th April, King of Prussia, USA, Philadephia Date:2014

Factors affecting student adoption of microblogging tools: A test of competing models.

Authors:Ziagelmayer, Jennifer and Helmi Hammami Published in:9th Annual Midwest Association for Information Systems Conference May 15-16, Iowa, USA, Iowa Date:2014

Do faculty members perpetuate the stereotype of accountants?

Authors:Hammami, Helmi Published in:Critical Studies in Accounting and Finance, 15 – 17 December,, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi Date:2013

The Usage of Decision Support Systems (DSS) in the Academic Environment: A Cross Cultural Study.

Authors:Al-Share, Khaled, Helmi Hammami, and L Peggy Published in:South West Region - Decision Science Institute Annual Conference, 29 Feb – March 3, New Orleans, United States of America Date:2012

A new generic approach for information extraction.

Authors:Elloumi, S, Ali Jaoua, F Ferjani, J Jaam, and Helmi Hammami Published in:Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum, DOHA, Qatar Date:2012

Accountants Attitudes Towards Globalization: Content and Determinants of Tunisian Social Representation.

Authors:Khlif, W, Helmi Hammami, and S Omari Published in:XI International Conference on Social Representations, 25-28 June,, Evora, Portugal. Date:2012

Pair Trading : Méthodes de séléction des séries présentant un retour à la moyenne.

Authors:Hammami, Helmi and Moez Hammami Published in:Association Française de Statistiques, 43eme Journees De Statistuque, JDS 2011, 23-27 May, Gammarth, Tunisia Date:2011

Predicting Cash Flows: Reported Cash Flows versus Earnings - Empirical findings from Qatar.

Authors:Hammami, Helmi and Moez Hammami Published in:European Accounting Association - 34th Congress, 22-24 April, Rome, Italy Date:2011

Information Extraction and NLP Processing in Financial Watch Alerting System.

Authors:Jaoua, Ali, J Jaam, and Helmi Hammami Published in:Qatar University Research Forum,31st October, DOHA, Qatar Date:2011

Accountants Attitudes Towards Globalization: Content and Determinants of Tunisian Social Representation.

Authors:Khlif, W, Helmi Hammami, and S Omari Published in:ritical Perspectives on Accounting Conference, 10-12 July, Florida, Florida, United States of America Date:2011

Perceptions of the Accountant By Business Students and Business Professionals in an Emerging Country: The Case of Qatar.

Authors:Hammami, Helmi and M Hossain Published in:Qatar University Annual Research Forum, May 5,, Doha, Qatar Date:2010

Conceptual Ascendant Feature Extraction of a Financial Corpus.

Authors:Jaoua, Ali, J Jaam, Helmi Hammami, F Ferjani, F Leban, SAMMAMR.N, ESSAFI.H, ELLOUMI.S Published in:EEE-2010 International Conference Progress in Informatics and Computing (PIC 2010), Dec10-12,, Shanghai, China Date:2010

financial Event detection by Conceptual News categorization.

Authors:Jaoua, Ali, J Jaam, Helmi Hammami, F Ferjani, F Lebban, SAMMAMR.N, ESSAFI.H Published in:EEE-10th International Conference on Intelligent Systems design and Applications (ISDA 2010), Nov29-Dec 1, Cairo, Egypt Date:2010

Multilingual Financial Watch Alert System.

Authors:Jaoua, Ali, J Jaam, Helmi Hammami, F Ferjani, F Lebban, SAMMAMR.N, ESSAFI.H Published in:Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum, Dec12-13, DOHA, Qatar Date:2010

A Conceptual Approach for Multi-Level Restructuring of Categorized Documents in Corpus.

Authors:Jaoua, Ali, J Jaam, Helmi Hammami, F Ferjani, F Lebban, SAMMAMR.N, ESSAFI.H Published in:Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum, Dec12-13, Doha, Qatar. Date:2010

Perceptions of THE Accountant by professionals and Business Students: A post Crisis Empirical Study from a Developing Country.

Authors:Hammami, Helmi Published in:European Accounting Association - 32nd Congress, Tampere, Finland. Date:2009

Voluntary Disclosure in the Annual Reports of the Qatari Companies: An Empirical Assessment.

Authors:Hossain, M and Helmi Hammami Published in:21st Asian pacific Conference, 22-25 November, Las Vegas, United States of America Date:2009

Research Reports

La révaluation des immoblisations: Réferentiel international et étude du contexte Tunisien.

Authors:Hammami, H. & Zramdini, O. Published in:submitted to Ordre des Experts Comptables de Tunisie. Date:2007

Newspaper Articles or Columns

Liquidity Management and Inflation in Qatar

Authors:Hammami, H Published in:AL Watan Newspaper - Economy, Nov 23 Date:2014

How Could Social Networks enhance your business

Authors:Hammami, H. Published in:AL Watan Newspaper - Economy, Nov 3 Date:2014

Seize the Decade

Authors:Hammami, H Published in:AB Middle-East and South East Asia Special Edition Date:2014

Heat on for Qatar

Authors:Hammami, H. Published in:Accountancy Futures (Publication of ACCA, Interview about Accounting Profession/Education in Qatar). Date:2013

Accounting in the world: An overview of accounting in Tunisia

Authors:Hammami, H. Published in:Accounting News, N5, July (Publication of the Qatari Qatari Scientific Association) Date:2008

Luca Pacioli or the double entry book-keeping

Authors:Hammami, H. Published in:Accounting News, N3, February (Publication of the Qatari Scientific Accounting Association) Date:2007

Importance des sources d'informations comptables pour l'investisseur en bourse Tunisien.

Authors:Hammami, H. Published in:La Presse Economique Date:2000