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Perspectives on Audit Quality

December 05, 2014
12:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST

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  • Podcast and Materials
Presented as part of BDO USA, LLP's BDO Knowledge series, the "Perspectives on Audit Quality" webinar continues our tradition of lending a helping hand to board members and financial management to stay on top of today's hot topics and developments. This event is intended for audit committees, board members, management, finance and compliance professionals.

This program will feature Jay Hanson¹, a board member of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), who will discuss the current state of the auditing profession and the PCAOB's role in further enhancing audit quality, including certain areas of emphasis. Jay will then be joined by BDO's Chris Smith and Wendy Hambleton of our National Assurance and SEC Practice Groups in a moderated panel discussion.

Self Study Course:
If you missed the live webcast, you may access a CPE-worthy self-study course by clicking on the following link and entering as "BDO Clients & Invited Guests."

Click here to register

Learning Objectives 
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the PCAOB's and the auditor's respective roles in enhancing audit quality
  • Cite current and continuing PCAOB areas of focus and project stages
  • Identify potential opportunities to improve financial reporting structures and oversight
CPE Certificates: Continuing Professional Education credit is available for those who have registered for and participated for the entire webinar (including being logged in for the duration of the webinar and being responsive to ALL polling questions).
Delivery: If you missed the live webcast, you may access the self-study course.
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 1.5 CPE credits in the field of Auditing
Program Level: Overview
BDO USA, LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org
Click here to access a podcast of the webinar. 

Presentation Handout Materials: BDO KNOWLEDGE Perspectives on Audit Quality

Note: CPE credit is not available for the podcast.