Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

McKenna Panelist At NYU On Auditor Independence And Consulting

By Francine • Nov 28th, 2012

I was at New York University’s Vincent C. Ross Institute of Accounting Research to speak on a panel that included Paul Volcker, Bob Herz and a lawyer representing PwC and EY. The Ross Roundtable on the “Impact of Reemergence of Consulting Practices at Major Audit Firms” was well attended.

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McKenna Speaks at American Accounting Association Regional Meeting – Ohio

By Francine • May 8th, 2011

The Ohio AAA meeting will be held May 12-14, 2011 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Dublin, Ohio. I will be up twice on Friday. I’m on a panel, “An Examination of the Audit Business Model” and later that evening hosting an informal “Conversations with…”. I hope you can join us.

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A Case Study in IT Failure: Marin County v Deloitte Consulting and SAP

By Francine • May 4th, 2011

MP3 now available! I was a panelist for a teleconference discussion on the Marin County, CA lawsuit againt Deloitte Consulting and SAP for a failed systems implementation.

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NYSSCPAs Breakfast Briefing: Whistleblowing Under Dodd-Frank – Update

By Francine • Feb 6th, 2011

I’ve written at Forbes about the event, including some quotes from Sherron Watkins that made news. Links to a replay of the webcast and a live-blog of the event are included here.

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