Forewarned and Forearmed: How to Facilitate External Audits and Audit Firms Changes

CPE Credits: 
1
Session Time: 
Monday, May 7, 2018 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Room: 
Ferrara Theater
Field of Study: 
Auditing – Governmental
Level: 
Intermediate
Prerequisite: 
Past experience with external audit process
Description: 

Many financial statement preparers dread the auditors showing up. Auditors may not look forward to engaging with certain clients. Learn how to have an effective audit – one that is meaningful, useful, and timely, affording satisfaction from all parties involved. An experienced government comptroller and an external audit partner will each present information from their own experience in terms of selecting and managing a transition between independent audit firms and strategies for minimizing the burden of a financial statement audit while maximizing the benefits a government can extract from the audit process.

Speakers: 
Moderator/Speaker
Controller
Chicago Public Schools
Speaker
Managing Director, Higher Education and Not-for-Profit Practice

Grant Thornton, LLP
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