2011 Midwestern Regional Conference: Session Detail

OS-4: TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2011, 7:15-8:15 a.m.

A Practical Approach to Quality Assurance & Improvement Program Design

Brian E. Kruk, CIA, CCSA, CGAP
Senior Director Quality and Risk Services, Honkamp Krueger & Co. PC

Registration is not necessary but space is limited to the first 80 people


  • Discuss The IIA's quality assurance and improvement program (QA&IP) guidance.
  • Examine common misconceptions in the development of a QA&IP.
  • Explore the differences between basic internal audit processes and effective components of a QA&IP.
  • Discover how to use guidance concepts from a newly released IIA practice guide to create an appropriate, right-sized QA&IP.

Presenter Biography: Brian E. Kruk, CIA, CCSA, CGAP

Brian Kruk manages the Quality Assessment (QA) Services practice on a global basis. His primarily focus for the past 10 years has been to serve as a QA team leader, instructor, and advocate of The IIAs quality initiative. Kruk has been involved in various capacities in more than 185 quality-related engagements. He has more than 30 years of professional experience. For the past five years, Kruk served as the senior director for providers of internal audit services focused solely on QA. Before that, he was the director of Quality Audit Services for The IIA, where his group was the driving force in the rollout of the quality assurance and improvement program concepts now required in the International Professional Practices Framework.

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