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Virtual Conference ArtThis conference will help you unlock the powerful audit efficiency benefits of PPC’s SMART Practice Aids. Session topics have been carefully chosen to address the most common practice issues and questions from practitioners – with a focus on the practical “what you can you use right now” kind of advice that will help you get the most out of SMART. This unique conference combines audit productivity best practices from our industry-leading audit efficiency experts at AuditWatch with the most useful tools, shortcuts, tips and best practices from our SMART consultants and product trainers. Join us to enhance your understanding of what SMART is designed to do: Ensure your audits are designed properly, executed effectively and fully comply with professional standards – all while eliminating unnecessary steps and streamlining the audit process.

Conference Objectives
This conference will help you identify and implement audit productivity best practices and SMART features to improve audit quality and audit efficiency.

Who Should Attend?
Public accountants seeking to get the most out of PPC’s SMART Practice Aids and improve audit efficiency. For those not using SMART, this conference is also a great way to become more familiar with audit productivity best practices and the SMART suite of audit tools.

Schedule
December 7 – 8, 2017  /  10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CT

 
Sessions

Integrating Audit Productivity Best Practices with SMART
  • Identifying risks and significant audit areas
  • Modifying audit programs
  • AuditWatch best practices for designing and performing audit procedures
 
Improving the Internal Controls Evaluation through SMART Internal Controls
  • Using the top-down approach
  • Choosing the right key controls
  • Doing enough without doing too much
 
Integrating SMART with Your Engagement Software
  • Generating docs with Checkpoint Tools and SMART Docs
  • AdvanceFlow, Onvio, Engagement CS / Workpaper CS
  • ProFX and Caseware
 
Enhancing the PPC Audit Process with SMART Fieldwork
  • Planning and executing the entire audit using the PPC Audit Approach
  • Leveraging SMART Fieldwork
  • Using SMART Design View
 
Did You Know? Leveraging Key SMART Functionality to Enhance Audit Quality and Efficiency
  • Creating master engagements
  • Using the rollforward functions
  • Understanding other features; including multi-user functionality, importing disclosure checklists and other forms, using Disclosure Firm Library, and more
 
Incorporating Other SMART Solutions: SMART Single Audit and SMART Compilation and Review
  • SMART Single Audit
  • SMART Compilation and Review
 
Planning For The Next Generation of Cloud-Based Solutions
  • AdvanceFlow & Onvio
  • Checkpoint Engage
 
Panel Discussion and Q&A

 

Conference Speakers
AuditWatch productivity consultants
SMART consultants
SMART software experts and product trainers

CPE Information
Sponsor: Checkpoint Learning
Level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: Knowledge of risk-based auditing. Some knowledge of SMART helpful (but not required).
CPE Credits: 12
Field of Study: Auditing

Pricing
Price per participant/per conference: $379
$199 for subscribers of Checkpoint Learning Premier or Premier Plus! Must call 800.231.1860 to register at this special price.

Registration
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PPC’S SMART PRACTICE AIDS VIRTUAL USER CONFERENCE
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You will be redirected to our AuditWatch RegOnline site to complete this purchase. AuditWatch is part of the Checkpoint Learning portfolio, and key to the registration and delivery of these Virtual Conference events.
 
 
 
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