Audit Summit 2022
Join us for Audit Summit 2022
Join us at our 2022 Audit Summit in Charleston, SC for two action-packed days of learning, strategic planning, and networking. Also, earn up to 14 CPE credits.
When you leave Audit Summit, you’ll be prepared to tackle tomorrow’s challenges and take on change strategically to stay ahead in the fast-moving audit profession, as well as:
- Benchmark your firm’s audit strategy with other thought leaders in the industry
- Gain a solid understanding of emerging technology for the evolving industry
- Leave with examples of proven success
Date & Location
June 22-23, 2022
$945 per person
Your registration fee of $945 per person covers two days of learning, discussion, collaboration, and consultation that you won’t want to miss.
Here's what's included:
- Informative and interactive sessions with featured presenters
- All presentation materials and handouts
- Executable action items to build an effective transformation plan
- Access to an audit support system after the event
- Up to 14 CPE credits*
- Dining, social events, and networking
- Two breakfasts and two lunches
- Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
Please note: Your hotel room is at your own expense.
Sessions and agenda
Participants will have the opportunity to earn up to 14 CPE credits*
Day 1 agenda
|7:30 - 8:30
|8:30 - 9:00
||Audit Summit Kick-Off
|9:00 - 10:00||Leveraging Change You Can Control|
|10:20 - 12:00||Productivity Case Study - How Firms Grow and Thrive Through Change|
|12:00 - 1:00
|1:00 - 3:45
||Adapting in a Remote Environment
|4:00 - 5:00||Agility and Tools|
|5:00 - 6:30||Cocktails and Hors D'oeuvres|
Day 2 agenda
|7:30 - 8:15||An Introduction to AuditWatch|
|8:15 - 9:15
|9:15 - 10:20||Strategic Change
|10:35 - 12:15||What can we learn from Peer Review and PCAOB inspections?|
|12:15 - 1:15
|1:15 - 2:15
||Business Transformation - Your People|
|2:25 - 3:15||Business Transformation - Your Technology|
|3:15 - 3:40
||Audit Summit - Next Steps and Takeaways
Audit Summit 2022 presenters
Shawn O’Brien, CPA, is a senior consultant for Thomson Reuters / AuditWatch. He specializes in providing audit efficiency and quality, and core-level training for accounting firms.
Shawn was previously an Audit Senior Manager at Deloitte in Pittsburgh where he specialized in construction contractors, health care, not for profits, and middle market manufacturers. He also taught numerous local and national seminars for Deloitte. He began his career at E&Y.
Shawn graduated from Duquesne University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration majoring in accounting. He is a member of the AICPA.
Bill specializes in consulting with firms who are implementing the Thomson Reuters Cloud Audit Suite. He has over 6 years of experience providing onsite and web-based training and consulting to firms.
Prior to joining Thomson Reuters, Bill spent 17 years in public accounting, primarily providing attest services to a wide variety of clients in various industries.
Bill has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in Texas since 2002.
Stephanie D. Lanke, CPA is a senior consultant for Thomson Reuters. She specializes in providing training on current and upcoming accounting and auditing standards, audit efficiencies, and various level training to professional firms.
Stephanie spent the first 10 years of her career in public accounting where she worked for several local, regional, and national public accounting firms. She later joined Wolters Kluwer where she served for seven years as a senior audit consultant and three years as the customer experience manager for the company’s audit product suite. Most recently, Stephanie spent the last six years as the associate vice president for Finance and Controller at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology where she was responsible for financial reporting, tax, budget, risk management, sponsored programs, and student financial services.
Stephanie graduated from Indiana State University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a minor in management information systems. She is a licensed certified public accountant in Indiana and a certified fraud examiner. She is also a member of the AICPA, Indiana CPA Society, Association for Certified Fraud Examiners, and currently serves as the president of the Indiana Association for College and University Business Officers.
Special discounted hotel rate
Staying onsite at the event hotel is an important part of the Audit Summit experience. Not only will you save time and eliminate hassles, but it’s also a great way to take advantage of the opportunity to network with fellow Summit attendees. Plus, you’ll benefit from our special group rates!**
170 Lockwood Boulevard
Charleston, SC 29403
Phone Reservations: (843) 723-3000
*CPE Credits: Thomson Reuters, Tax & Accounting, Professional Software & Services 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 addressed to the National Registry.
**Group rate is based on availability. To qualify for the group rate, your reservation must be booked in advance of the hotel cutoff date. you may be able to take advantage of our special rate three nights before and three nights after the event. By using the hotel link, your discount will be automatically applied to your reservation. If you make your reservation by phone, ask for the Thomson Reuters group rate.