The Summer Internal Audit Update picked up on themes from CIPFA's research report, Internal Audit: Untapped Potential.
We examined opportunities for internal auditors to build more effective client relations and understanding of their role through advocacy, with guest speaker Francis Nicholson.
The session on business cases examined how internal auditors could engage and add value at the early stages of projects and programmes, delivered by Better Business Case trainer Mark Williams.
Diana Melville outlined the role of assurance frameworks and how organisations can develop their overall assurance arrangements.
CIPFA director Khalid Hamid considered the key messages of CIPFA's report and how CIPFA is working to support good governance, internal control and internal audit.
Copies of the presentations can now be downloaded.