The availability of high quality data is allowing auditors to leverage technology to perform more effective and efficient audits. Understanding data and how to use it to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the audit is critical. This interactive session will cover areas where audits can use data to drive efficiency and how to visualize the data form maximum insight. Case studies and sample documentation reinforce major concepts and help participants apply techniques discussed.
- Common data sets
- How to visualize data sets and interpret results
- How to replace manual audit procedures with technology
- Determine what data can be utilized.
- Discuss how data can drive efficiency into auditing procedures.
- Practice visualizing common data sets to identify anomalies.
CPAs who perform audits or review audits.
Base level understanding of Excel.
A laptop with Excel is required.
Vendor:CalCPA Education Foundation
Member/Nonmember Fees:45 / 76
CPE:Auditing 1.5 hour(s)
Yellow Book Credit:No
Summer M. Taylor
California CPA Education Foundation
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