Tax & AccountingComplianceSeptember 03, 2020

Wolters Kluwer virtual TeamMate Live conference to address transformation of the audit profession

Industry experts and TeamMate professionals partner to discuss the future of the audit profession and best practices to lead audit functions forward.

Wolters Kluwer will host its first virtual TeamMate Live conference on September 21-25, bringing together audit and assurance experts from around the world, across more than 50 elective sessions, to discuss the future of internal audit management and the ongoing transformation of the profession.

TeamMate Live will feature Jason Dorsey, best-selling author, renowned generational researcher and President of The Center for Generational Kinetics.  Jason will share his expertise on Leading Multiple Generations In Uncertain Times – New Insights and Strategies for Leaders.

In addition, during the conference TeamMate will provide highly anticipated results from its recently launched Touchstone Research for Internal Audit, with a special appearance from Richard Chambers, CEO and President of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). 

“This year, the TeamMate Live virtual event continues the legacy of the TeamMate User Forum by connecting audit and assurance professionals with thought leaders from both within and outside of Wolters Kluwer,” said Jim Dunham, Executive Vice President & General Manager, Wolters Kluwer TeamMate.  “The unique nature of this year’s virtual event, through both live and on-demand content, allows us to expand our global audience beyond our current customers to reach additional internal audit professionals from around the world.”

Attracting auditors and assurance professionals from some of the most forward-thinking audit departments in the world, representing businesses of varying sizes and across many industries, the TeamMate annual user conference offers general sessions and several elective options focused on industry trends, best practices, innovation, and feature updates. This year’s virtual event, available to both TeamMate customers and other internal audit professionals, also addresses the major challenges audit teams are facing during the Covid-19 pandemic and how they can learn from the current environment to advance their teams forward in the future.

During over 50 elective sessions held across the 3-day live virtual event, attendees will hear from a variety of thought leaders, industry experts, and customers on key trending topics including agile audit, continuous risk assessment, and integrated analytics. A representation of this year’s sessions and speakers includes:

  • Mark Williams, Business Agility Coach and Founder, Agile Outside IT, Customer Advisory, Greenlight Technologies, will guide attendees on how to adopt agile methodologies
  • Joanne Sebby, Chief Audit Executive, Fiserv, shares audit considerations for mergers and acquisitions
  • Dr. Alexandra Shulman-Peleg, Cloud Cybersecurity Leader of America, Managing Director, Ernst & Young, and Sean Wessman, US Central Region Cyber Practice Leader, Ernst & Young, will discuss how cloud native audits are a catalyst for enterprise risk suppression

In addition to the live event, starting on September 25 TeamMate Live will offer on-demand access to session content for 30 days through TeamMate OnDemand.  For more information on TeamMate Live, please visit www.teammatelive.com.

To learn more about how TeamMate provides digital, integrated and analytical audit solutions to help audit leaders focus on the future of their organization, please visit https://www.wolterskluwer.com/en/solutions/teammate.

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