We’re planning quite a day for our customers who can attend our conference in
Melbourne on Wednesday, November 13, 2019.

Where: 500 Collins Street, Melbourne (see below if you are located interstate or country Victoria)

When: from 8:30am – 5:00pm, Wednesday November 13, 2019

Cost: $50 – to secure your spot! Great value for the entire day; morning/afternoon tea and lunch included!

CPD hours: At least 6 hours of CPD material

You will have invaluable access to over 100 like-minded peers, 
5 industry experts and over 10 company professionals from CaseWare.

CaseWare Audit Conference Agenda

Webcasting

We will be webcasting the conference from 11am for those that cannot attend.

The following agenda items will be webcast (see the detailed agenda at the bottom of this page for more info):

  • 11:00am – Panel – The Future of Audit: Working Together to Navigate Change
  • 12:00pm – The Standards & Technology: Mutually Exclusive? Tim Austin from the AUASB
  • 1:45pm – Customer Experience Q&A: Embracing Change
  • 3:00pm – Effectively using CaseWare as an Audit team – Technical session

We’re not accepting registrations via a long process because the conference is TODAY – Wednesday, Nov 13.

If you’d like to join the webcast, send an email directly to marketing@caseware.com.au. Include your full name & organisation for us to send you the link to join the webcast.


Our Speakers & Panelists

Co-founder, President & CEO of CaseWare International, Dwight Wainman (FICPA) is fascinated with technology and passionate about auditing. Dwight has guided the development of CaseWare software since its inception and keeps in regular contact with the international regulators. Craig has been with CaseWare A&NZ since 2001 and has grown the company and witnessed significant developments in both technology innovations and the Australian auditing and accounting standards. He also really enjoys technology, which helps enormously in working out what might help our customers. Our Head of Audit & Accounting, Sarah has been with CaseWare Australia & New Zealand for 10 years and brings her previous audit experience to oversee developments in the Australian versions of CaseWare software. She is passionate about representing our customer interests to our developers.

Tim Austin has been with the AUASB for almost 2 years and is also a tutor at Melbourne University, which speaks volumes for his passion for the audit industry.

An independent auditing specialist, Dave provides audit content and advisory services to us. He has extensive experience working with mid-tier audit practices and within the public sector. Dave has led many Quality Assurance reviews both here & internationally.

 

David joined us in June 2016. Originally from South Africa, he is our Customer Services Manager, overseeing our team of enthusiastic support staff.
Luckily, technical challenges are a particular specialty.

 

Detailed Agenda:

Time Title & Speaker Description
8:30 – 9:15 Coffee & Tea, Networking & Customer Help Join us & your peers to enjoy a morning cup of coffee or tea & some muffins. Some of our Customer Service team and product experts will be available to assist with any queries you have prior to the day’s agenda commencing.
9:15 – 9:30 Welcome & CaseWare Australia & New Zealand News There have been considerable changes that have occurred during the last 2 years that have impacted the development of our products for the Australian market, with many exciting challenges ahead. CEO of CaseWare Australia & New Zealand, Craig Waldon, will provide some updates to how these might affect our customers and how we’ve updated our company values and development methods to suit the transformations that are needed.
9:30 – 10:30 Industry update, CaseWare R&D and Development Roadmap Dwight Wainman, the cofounder, President & CEO of CaseWare International is making a flying visit to Australia and we’ve invited him to explain:

  • CaseWare development philosophy
  • Developments in Desktop / Cloud platforms;
  • The standard setters & how CaseWare works with them
  • Up & coming CaseWare features & products
10:30 – 11:00 Morning Tea Break Opportunity to network / speak with Customer Service & product specialists
11:00 – 12:00 The Future of Audit: Working Together to Navigate Change Expert Panel, chaired by Dave Stevens. Panel members are:

12:00 – 13:00 The Standards & Technology: Mutually Exclusive? Tim Austin, Project Manager, AUASB

Tim will be discussing how the AUASB develops standards and explains whether the standards are designed to cope with advancements in technology, or not.

13:00 – 13:45 Lunch, Tea & Coffee Opportunity to network / speak with Customer Service Team & product specialists
13:45 – 14:30 Genuine Customer Experiences – Q&A Customers share their practical experiences and how they cope with changing their workflows for new technology
14:30 – 15:00 Afternoon Tea Break Opportunity to network / speak with Customer Service Team & product specialists
15:00 – 17:00 Effectively using CaseWare as an Audit Team Join Sarah Butler (Head of Audit & Accounting) & David Stansell (Customer Service Manager), CaseWare Australia & New Zealand as they demonstrate how best to use CaseWare tools to make the most of working in a team. This is a practical session with ‘dueling screens’ so you can see the workflow happening.
15:00 – 17:00 Customer Service Product Hub
Support + Demos + Questions
(NB: runs concurrently with Technical Session)
Product Demos available for Audit System, Financials, Xtend, ProVision(Cloud Audit), Connector, CaseWare IDEA.
Help Desk Support also available.We’ll have a swathe of CaseWare experts on hand to help answer any technical queries you have or if you wish to have a quick demo of a product you’re interested in.
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