December Audio Conference – Accounting & Financial Auditing Challenges/Best Practices

Welcome Members and Non-Members

December Audio Conference

 The Southern WI AGA Chapter is hosting a National Audio Conference on December 6. We pay for one group license and can certify CPE for anyone in attendance in the room. Physical attendance is required. If you would prefer to host your own session, there are group and individual registration options through the AGA National Office: https://www.agacgfm.org/Training-and-Events/Learn-Online/Webinars/2015-2016-Offerings/120617-auditing-quality-assurance.aspx

DATE:   December 6 | 1–2:50 p.m. | 2 CPEs

TOPIC:   Accounting & Financial Auditing Challenges/Best Practices

As identified in the numerous surveys, peer review reports, and inspection results produced by various accounting and audit groups, there are indications that practitioners are still trying to identify ways to effectively deal with many challenges that arise during the audit. During this webinar, the speakers will highlight a few of the challenges faced during financial statement audits of government agencies and discuss relevant standards and other resources that may be considered in addressing these challenges.

SPEAKERS:

  • Wendy Payne, MPA, CGFM, CPA, Executive Director, FASAB
  • Anne Sit-Williams, CPA, Assistant Director, Financial Management and Assurance, GAO 

Moderator: Berri Davis, CGFM, CPA, Director, Financial Management and Assurance, GAO

 Learning Objectives: Participants will be able to identify:

  • various accounting and auditing issues and challenges on a government financial statement audit and
  • some of the standards and other resources that may be considered to address those challenges

DATE:         Wednesday, December 6, 2017     1–2:50 p.m.

COST:     Free for Members, $10 for Non-Members

PLACE:  Wisconsin Department of Transportation, 4802 Sheboygan Avenue, Room 751

RESERVATIONS:  Contact Sherri Voigt by 11 a.m. on Monday, December 4, 2017 with your name, membership status, at sherriv@live.com or register below. PayPal invoicing is available if your agency would like to use a P-Card.

Details about parking and security desk check-in will be sent a few days ahead of the event.