GDP: Audit & Risk Committees
Date: 12 October 2022
This virtual, half-day session will focus on the major risks facing institutions, scenario planning and how risk assurance frameworks are evolving.
The event will also cover regulatory expectations on audit committees including value for money, and the key elements of the CUC audit committee code of practice.
Audit & Risk Committees will be of particular interest and benefit to members of audit committees and HE governors.
The session will also hear from external and internal audit leads offering their views on trends which are impacting on audit committees, offering advice to audit committee chairs and members for how you might evaluate your approach.
09.45am Introduction and housekeeping
10.00am The CUC HE Audit Committees Code of Practice, John Rushforth, CUC
10.25am The changing role of audit in HE and beyond
11.00am Insights from an internal auditor, Steve Stanbury, Internal Audit, City University
11.25am Experiences of audit in HE, Richard Young, Uniac
11.55am Panel discussion
12.20pm The Executive perspective on an effective audit committee, Mary White, Chief Financial Officer, Royal Holloway
12.40pm Breakout discussions
1.10pm Feedback and Q&A