The data revolution is expanding the capabilities of the IT auditor. Data and data analysis have an enormous impact on our daily lives, society and organizations. Nowadays, big data, data science, algorithms and Artificial Intelligence are the key technological developments driving data-driven digital innovations. Together with other technological developments such as Cloud computing and the Internet of Things, this is being coined the ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’.
The Data-Driven Auditor advanced program focuses on learning the right knowledge and skills in order to be able to play a key role as a Data-Driven Auditor. There is a demand for a new type of IT auditor with a data-driven working method. This program trains IT auditors to become specialist IT auditors who ask the right questions about data analytics.
This program is for auditing professionals with workexperience in a business or governmental setting. All participants are keen to support organizations with their risk, control, design and change-related issues.
The latest developments in IT, assurance, regulations and finance require in-depth knowledge of cyber security, business processes, data analysis, algorithms and auditing.
Given the deep dives in technology, this advanced program is primarily aimed at professional IT auditors. However, it is also a helpful program for Financial Auditors and Operational Auditors.
Participants typically hold a position such as:
- IT Auditors
- Information Specialists
- IT Managers
- Quality Managers
- Risk Managers