ICAEW.com works better with JavaScript enabled.

Promoting innovation in audit reporting and communication (April 2012)

The Audit Quality Forum session on 24 April addressed the audit implications of enhancing reliability together with a panel debate on how to improve of audit communication and reporting, and the need for innovation.

Charles Bowman, AQF Chair, opened the session

Roger Hodgkinson, ICAEW Executive Director – Technical, updated the forum on the issue and proposed actions arising from the forthcoming paper “Enhancing reliability: implications for audit”

The panel debate on communication and audit or reporting was chaired by Charles Bowman, AQF Chair.  Panellists included: Richard Fleck, FRC; Jon Grant, IAASB; Gillian Lord, ICAEW Financial Services Faculty; and Myles Thompson, ICAEW Audit & Assurance Faculty.

Henry Irving, ICAEW Audit & Assurance Faculty reviewed the themes from the AQF debate on audit quality and outlined the need for further innovation

Closing remarks, Charles Bowman, AQF Chair