How does it affect the accounting profession and the Big4 accounting firms?
Recent developments in intelligent automation have brought significant changes to the operation of many traditional professions, including accounting. Therefore, it is necessary to study the application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the current accounting profession. The growing popularity of AI in the accounting profession has the potential to change current accounting practices and inform the evolution of education for future accountants. The main objective of this paper is to explore, present and discuss the applications of AI and blockchain technology in the accounting field, especially the opportunities and challenges of the current application of these technologies. This emerging technology in the field of accounting, especially in the development and training of accountants.