An Introduction to Internal Audit Data Analytics & Automation-Costa Mesa 

 Analytics & Automation in Action: Utilizing Data Analytics & Automation to Enable Internal Audit 

24-27 September 2018 | Costa Mesa, CA, USA

This ISACA and Deloitte unique course introduces both technical and non-technical auditors to concepts such as data science, data visualization, and integrating analytics through your internal audit lifecycle. This will also include demos of use cases and hands on experience in leveraging the latest visualization tools and techniques.
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Course Description

Internal Audit Analytics is the new hot topic! Discover how you can utilize internal audit analytics across your organization to improve audit quality and manage risk more effectively. In this course, you will obtain hands-on, practical experience with audit analytics use cases, giving you a deeper understanding of how analytics continues to emerge in the marketplace, the technologies supporting analytics, and how organizations can effectively begin the journey to implementing an internal audit analytics capability. You will be able to discuss analytics driven audit strategies with knowledgeable Deloitte instructors and your peers, and arm yourself with tools, techniques and thoughtware that will help guide you on your journey to integrating analytics into your audit processes.

Course Outline

Learning Objectives

  • Define analytics in the context of internal audit – common uses, benefits, and impact on business, risk and controls
  • Understand the technologies used to perform effective data analytics
  • Explain various uses of analytics, including monitoring, detection, dashboarding
  • Identify areas in your enterprise where internal audit analytics can be effectively leveraged
  • Plan and perform an audit utilizing analytics concepts

Geoff KovesdyGeoff Kovesdy, CISA, CISSP, CRISC, CRMA

Advisory Senior Manager
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Ben HortonBen Horton

Advisory Senior Manager
Deloitte & Touche LLP

32 Hours
Earn up to 32 CPE Hours!

Duration: 4 days
CPE: up to 32
Hours: 8:30AM-5PM daily

Attendance at all ISACA Training Week Courses include the following:

  • 4-day instructor-led training course
  • Course materials
  • Continental breakfasts
  • Morning and afternoon coffee breaks
  • Lunches daily

Dinners, travel, hotel and parking accommodations are the responsibility of the attendee and are not included in the cost of the course registration.

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Early Bird Cost:$2,295 members / $2,495 nonmembers before 30 July 2018Cost:$2,495 members / $2,695 nonmembers Cancellation Deadline:27 August 2018

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Course materials are not guaranteed to those who register on site or fail to submit payment two weeks prior to the event.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be received by the published deadline to receive a refund of registration fees. A cancellation charge of US $295 will be subtracted from conference refunds, and US $50 per workshop from workshop refunds. No refunds can be given after the cancellation deadline above. Attendee substitution is permitted at any time until the conference. If a nonmember is substituting a member, then there will be additional nonmember fees. If attendee has already received the materials for the course, they will not qualify for a refund or credit.

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Continuing Professional Education Credits

To maintain ISACA certifications, certification holders are required to earn 120 CPE credit hours over a 3-year period in accordance with ISACA’s continuing professional education (CPE) policy. Attendees can earn up to 32 CPE credits by attending the four-day ISACA Training Week Course. ISACA training week courses are Group Live and do not require any advanced preparation.

Disclaimer Policy

ISACA reserves the right to alter or delete items from the program in the event of unforeseen circumstances. Material has been prepared for the professional development of ISACA members and others in the IT audit, control, security, and governance community. Neither the presenters nor ISACA can warrant that the use of material presented will be adequate to discharge the legal or professional liability of the members in the conduct of their practices. All materials used in the preparation and delivery of presentations on behalf of ISACA are original materials created by the speakers, or otherwise are materials which the speakers have all rights and authority to use and/or reproduce in connection with such presentation and to grant the rights to ISACA as set forth in speaker agreement. Subject to the rights granted in the speaker agreement, all applicable copyrights, trade secrets, and other intellectual property rights in the materials are and remain with the speakers.

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Course Location

695 Town Center Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Hotel Information

The following area hotels may be available to you during your Training Week. Please note: ISACA does not recommend or endorse these properties. It simply offers this information for your convenience. Additionally, travel, hotel and parking accommodations are the responsibility of the attendee.

The Westin South Coast Plaza
686 Anton Blvd
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Costa Mesa Marriott
500 Anton Blvd
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County
3131 Bristol St
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa
3050 Bristol St
Costa Mesa, CA 92626