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ACUA Webinars

ACUA webinars are 60-90 minute live, online presentations focused on topics concerning internal auditing in the higher education industry. 

  • Most webinars are CPE eligible
  • Most webinars are complimentary, but there is a fee for select webinars

The webinar series is one method used by the ACUA Professional Education Committee, through its Distance Learning subcommittee, to deliver quality education to ACUA’s members.

For more information on upcoming webinars, to become a webinar speaker, or to suggest a topic, contact the Distance Learning Committee Director, Jana Clark, at jjoy@ksu.edu.

The Distance Learning Committee is researching other possibilities for delivering CPE-eligible content.

 


 

Upcoming Webinars

 

 

Title:   Managing Cybersecurity Assessments and Compliance

 

Registration available here.

 

Presenter: Baker Tilly and ACUA    

Speaker: To Be Announced.

Date: November 30, 2017

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Central

Learning Objectives:


  • Understand the impact of cybersecurity and information privacy requirements, including:

    • Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
    • Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA)
    • Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA)
    • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act
    • Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS)

  • Assess where the cybersecurity and information privacy requirements above overlap, and how this impacts your institution.
  • Apply leading practice strategies for evaluating where high-risk data lies at your institution and how it is protected.


Field of Study: Auditing/Information Technology

Location: Virtual

Type of Delivery Method: Group Internet-based

Prerequisite: None

Advanced Preparation: None

CPE Credit: 1 Credit Hour

Cost: None


Title:   Auditing Social Media and Reputational Risk

 

Registration available here.

 

Presenter: ACUA    

Speaker: Felicia Best

Date: December 13, 2017

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Central

Learning Objectives:

1.  Gain a better understanding of the business risks associated with social media

2.  Understand the impact of social media as an element of reputational risk to your organization

3.  Discover and discuss options for addressing and minimizing social media risk within your organization while still leveraging its positive aspects

 

Field of Study: Auditing

Location: Virtual

Type of Delivery Method: Group Internet-based

Prerequisite: None

Advanced Preparation: None

CPE Credit: 1 Credit Hour

Cost: None


Title:  EU General Data Protection Regulations Impacting U.S. Institutions

 

Registration available here.

 

Presenter: ACUA    

Speakers: Mark Bednarz and Ian Singer

Date: December 19, 2017

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Central

Learning Objectives:

1. Provide an overview of GDPR.
2. Recognize how the EU/UK regulations impact your institution.
3. Identify some key initiatives that should be taken to address the regulations.

 

Field of Study: Information Technology

Location: Virtual

Type of Delivery Method: Group Internet-based

Prerequisite: Understanding of audit and risk management

Advanced Preparation: None

CPE Credit: 1 Credit Hour

Cost: None

 

System Requirements

You can easily attend a session from anywhere, anytime using a compatible computer or mobile device! Click here for more information and system requirements for attendees.


 

Technical Tips

For best audio quality, the Distance Learning Committee recommends that attendees dial in using their telephone rather than their computer speakers.

 


Past Webinars

 

Date

Title

Speaker(s)

Materials

11/15/17

Penetration Testing – What Is It Good For?

Eric Randle, Senior Penetration Tester, Creative Breakthroughs Inc.

 

Link

10/12/17

Sponsored Research: Using the data to Detect, Deter & Prevent Fraud

Melissa Hall, Associate Director, Forensic Audits, Georgia Institute of Technology and Paul Coleman, Consultant with Georgia Institute of Technology

 

Link

8/25/2017

HIPAA in Higher Ed – Does Your Risk Assessment Get an A+ from OCR?

Janice Ahlstrom, Mike Cullen, and John Kiss with Baker Tilly

 

Link

8/16/2017

Business Continuity: What is at Risk?

Mark Bednarz, Partner in Charge, Risk Advisory and Larry Baye, Principal, Risk Advisory at PKF O’Connor Davies

 

Link

7/27/2017

Compliance Potpourri

Nataly Cherepansky, Senior Consultant, Jimmy Edmundson, Senior Consultant and Matt Yates, Consultant, Baker Tilly

 

Link

6/07/17

Sales Tax and Fringe Benefits Tax Issues for Colleges and Universities

Steve Hoffman, The Ordinary Success Project dba The Tax Translator

 

Link

5/24/17

Auditing Academic Processes: Lessons from Down Under

Phillip John Armanas, Audit and Risk Management, University of South Australia

 

Link

4/19/17

Seven Secrets to Success with Students

Tony Stephens, Institutional Chief Audit Executive, The University of Texas at Dallas

 

Link

3/21/2017

Be a Catalyst for Your ERM Program

Baker Tilly

 

Link

3/8/2017

Auditing for Title IX Compliance

Nancy Nasca, Manager, Rochester Institute of Technology

 

Link

2/16/2017

The Importance of Internal Audit Building a Strong Partnership with Billing Compliance, Privacy, and Information Security Functions

Glen C. Mueller, Cornell University

 

Link

1/26/2017

Enhancing Network Security

Ashish Jain, University System of New Hampshire

 

Link

12/7/2016

Auditing for Title IX Compliance

Nancy Nasca, Manager, Rochester Institute of Technology

 

Link

11/1/2016

Construction Auditing

Sandy Jansen, CIA, CCSA, CRMA, Executive Director, University of Tennessee And Tony Ollmann, CPA, CCA, Firm Director, Baker Tilly

 

Link

10/4/2016

Starting & Sustaining Your Use of IDEA – ACUA Special Interest Group Webcast

Jeremy Clopton, Director with BKD

 

Link

10/12/2016

PCI Compliance Risks

ACUA Speaker: Shiva Hullavared (Univ of Alaska)

 

Link

8/24/16

Uniform Guidance, the Green Book and COSO

Patricia Hawk

Rosemary Madnick

 

Link

8/9/16

What to Do with the Cloud You Bought or Thought You Bought

Jason Ackerman

Mike Cullen

Eric Smith

 

Link

7/27/16

Root Cause Analysis: 3 Steps to Implement 2 RCA Methods

Raven Catlin

 

Link

6/22/16

Back to Basics – Performing a Risk Assessment for Your Athletic Department

Justin Noble, Audit Director, Texas Tech University System

Martina Buckley, Manager, Baker Tilly

Colleen Lewis, Senior Consultant, Baker Tilly

 

Link

4/5/2016

Transforming Internal Audit

John Curran, University of Kansas, Director of Internal Audit

Ashley Deihr, Senior Manager, Baker Tilly

 

Link

3/16/2016

1099s, FACTA, and Beginners Guide to a Tax Compliance Program at Your School

Steve Hoffman “The Tax Translator”

Link

2/10/2016

Protect Your Institution with Effective Cybersecurity Governance

Baker Tilly

Link

12/11/2015

Auditing in a Global Environment

Baker Tilly

Link

10/14/2015

Reining in Third Party Risks

 

Mark Bednarz, O’Connor Davies

Kevin Secrest, University of Pennsylvania

Link

9/9/2015

Small Shops Auditing Part Two

Baker Tilly

Link

8/12/2015

What College/University Auditors (and Business Departments) Need to Know About Tax

Steve Hoffman “The Tax Translator”

Link

7/15/2015

People-Centric Skills:  Communication Skills When the Stakes are High

Danny Goldberg, Gold SRD

 

Link

7/1/2015

Uniform Guidance: An Update from the Field

Baker Tilly

Link

5/20/2015

Small Shops Auditing Part One

Baker Tilly

Link

3/11/2015

Show Me the Money: Using Data Analytics to Audit Payroll

Baker Tilly

Link