[OxLUG Announce] FW: Weds 8th Feb - IT General Computer Controls and Sarbanes Oxley (Deloitte)
Alasdair G Kergon
Mon Feb 6 20:25:02 2006
The following compsoc talk might be of interest to some of you.
IT General Computer Controls and Sarbanes Oxley (Deloitte)
Date/Time: Wednesday 5 Feb 20:30
Place: Denis Sciama Lecture Theatre, Denys Wilkinson Building (on
Banbury Rd & Keble Rd)
The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 is legislation enacted in response to
the Enron and WorldCom financial scandals to protect shareholders and
the general public from accounting errors and fraudulent practices in
Ryan Loughins from Deloitte will explain the effects of SOX on the way
we conduct business, as well as how embracing the spirit of the law,
strong ethics, good governance, reliable reporting, will reap the
benefits of a re-energized company and reassured investors.