$120 (per person) includes an online webinar for 2 hours of CPE credit
Interested in learning how data analytics can be used to help auditors gain deeper insight during the audit process? This course will introduce participants to data analytics and identify how data analytics can be used in the audit process. Participants will learn how Microsoft Power BI can be used for data analysis. This course is an introduction to Microsoft Power BI and data analytics and assumes no prior knowledge of Power BI.
- Define data analytics
- Describe the difference between data analytics and big data
- Explain how data analytics is used in auditing
- Describe two common types of software used in data analytics
- Analyze data using basic tools in Power BI
Program Level: Beginning
Field of Study: Auditing
Who Should Attend: Auditors
Instructional Method: Webinar
Advanced Preparation Required: none
CPE Credit Hours: 2
Date: June 16, 2020
Time: 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Central
Wendy Tietz, Professor, Kent State University
Wendy M. Tietz, PhD, CPA, CMA, CSCA, CGMA, is a professor in the Department of Accounting in the College of Business Administration at Kent State University, where she teaches introductory financial accounting and managerial accounting. Dr. Tietz teaches in face-to-face, web, and hybrid formats. Dr. Tietz is a Certified Public Accountant (Ohio), a Certified Management Accountant, and a Chartered Global Management Accountant. She is a member of the American Accounting Association, the Institute of Management Accountants, the American Institute of CPAs and Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board Alliance. She has published articles in such journals as Issues in Accounting Education, Accounting Education: An International Journal, IMA Educational Case Journal, Strategic Finance, and Journal of Accounting & Public Policy.
Tracie Miller-Nobles, Professor, Austin Community College
Tracie L. Miller-Nobles, CPA, is an associate professor at Austin Community College. Prof. Miller-Nobles received her master’s degree in accounting and is working on her doctoral degree in Adult Education from Texas A&M University. She is on the Board of Directors for the American Accounting Association and on the Board of Directors for Teachers of Accounting at Two-Year Colleges. Tracie has received several teaching and professional awards including the AAA J. Michael and Mary Anne Cook Prize, TXCPA Outstanding Accounting Educator, and TXCPA Rising Star. Prof. Miller-Nobles is a co-author of Horngren’s Accounting published by Pearson.
John Rose, CPA, CFE, CGMA
John Rose is currently a faculty member in the Department of Accounting in the College of Business Administration at Kent State University. He received his B.B.A and M.B.A from Kent State University. Prior to joining the Department of Accounting, Rose worked for 24 years in public accounting at Ciuni & Panichi in Cleveland, Ohio. During that time, he held the following positions; Partner-in-Charge, Audit and Accounting Services, Administrative Partner, and Partner-in-Charge of the Employee Benefit Group. In addition, he was a peer reviewer of other CPA firms in the American Institute of CPA Peer Review Program. He continued to work at Ciuni & Panichi and was a partner in the Audit and Accounting Services Group through 2018. Rose has a consulting practice that assists businesses with CFO/Controller services and internal controls. In addition, he is a member of the Board of Directors for an employee owned engineering firm, with offices in six states and in India.
Rose is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Fraud Examiner, and a Chartered Global Management Accountant. He is a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
Rose teaches undergraduate courses in accounting in addition to courses in the Executive MBA program. He also serves as the Internship Coordinator for the Department of Accounting, Coordinator of the Master of Science in Accounting, and is a member of the Accounting Department Advisory Council.