26th Meeting of the INTOSAI Working Group on IT Audit, Seoul, Korea, 22-23 May 2017

26th Meeting of the INTOSAI Working Group on IT Audit, Seoul, Korea, 22-23 May 2017


The 26th meeting of the INTOSAI Working Group on IT Audit (WGITA) was hosted by BAI, Korea in Seoul on 22 and 23 May, 2016.  The 7th International Seminar on “Audit Management System for Ensuring Audit Capabilities: Challenges, Opportunities, and Solutions” was also held in conjunction with the WGITA meeting on 24 May, 2017.
The meeting was inaugurated by Mr. Chan-hyun Hwang, Chairman of the Board of Audit and Inspection, Korea and was presided over by Mr. Shashi Kant Sharma, Comptroller & Auditor General and Chair of WGITA.
Fifty five delegates from 30 member countries/observers attended the meeting.  SAI-Hungary participated as a special invitee.
The meeting discussed various issues in connection with the Strategic Development Plan of International Forum for Public Pronouncements (IFPP) and the quality assurance of non-IFPP documents. The five project teams presented the progress reports on their respective projects. Country papers on topical issues on IT Audit were also presented in the meeting.  GAO USA, leading the project on updating the IDI-IT Handbook, presented their views on the topic.
The 27th meeting of the INTOSAI Working Group on IT Audit would be held in Australia.

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