If you’re an internal audit professional, chances are you’ll be attending IIA’s 2016 International Conference in New York, NY, starting on July 17 th . We will be there to not only celebrate IIA’s 75 th anniversary, but to help audit professionals become heroes of their next audit.
Henry Miller once said, “One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” That definitely applies to all the conferences we've attended so far this year. While meeting and speaking with many attendees throughout these 8 events, whether it was an IIA (Institute of Internal Auditors) gathering or SAP user conference, we learned a lot about what’s going on in the industry just by listening to the people who live it every day.
Rising levels of fraud and high costs of security audits are putting organizations in a challenging situation. In 2014, PwC’s Global Economic Crime Survey found that fraud discovered by external measures or by accident in US organizations doubled from 2011 levels, rising from 15 percent to 32 percent.