Preparing Public Sector Auditors for Today’s Terrain1Join us for a dynamic virtual symposium specifically designed for the public sector auditor. Attendees will learn about emerging risks in 2020, discover how to re-brand their internal audit function to increase organizational value, and receive critical Code of Ethics training. REGISTER TODAY1 Public Sector Auditors for Today’s Terrain
Knowledge Brief1This knowledge brief discusses the vital importance of strategic public assets (SPAs). It points to the role of internal audit within public sector entities that are responsible for cross or inter-government response and recovery of SPAs in the event of natural or man-made disasters or threats to the operations of SPAs.LEARN MORE1 Brief
Purchasing Card Audits—Best Strategies for Internal Audit1Organizations benefit from Purchasing Card (P Card) usage, but card fraud is a real risk. For optimal P-Card program success, effective and efficient controls that do not hamper card usage are critical.REGISTER TODAY0 Card Audits—Best Strategies for Internal Audit
Knowledge Brief1Public sector auditors must maintain independence and objectivity in order to uphold the integrity of the role they play for the public good. It comes down to a balancing act between staying involved and engaged and staying independent.LEARN MORE1 Brief



Call for 2020 Webinar Proposals​The Public Sector Audit Center is calling for proposals to build its 2020 webinar series. You are invited to submit a proposal to share your experience and expertise.  <br><img alt="" src="/centers/psac/news/PublishingImages/call-speaker-85-100.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />9/6/2019 4:00:00 AM for 2020 Webinar Proposals
Oversight and Audit Committee Restored<p>​Richard Chambers, president and CEO of the Institute of Internal Auditors commended the Mayor and City Commission of Brownsville, TX on the recent, unanimous vote to restore the city’s Oversight and Audit Committee.<br></p><img alt="Oversight and Audit Committee Restored" src="/centers/psac/news/PublishingImages/AUDIT-COMM-85-100-3.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />8/8/2019 4:00:00 AM and Audit Committee Restored
Meeting Cybersecurity Challenges: Public Sector Focus<p>​2019 Pulse of Internal Audit survey respondents report slow progress in building IT and cyber skills among their staffs.<br></p><img alt="Meeting Cybersecurity Challenges: Public Sector Focus" src="/centers/psac/news/PublishingImages/PC-Padlock-85-100.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />7/10/2019 4:00:00 AM Cybersecurity Challenges: Public Sector Focus

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Welcome to the Public Sector Audit Center (formerly the American Center for Government Auditing), the premier resource for auditors in the public sector. Supported by The IIA — the internal audit profession’s global voice, recognized authority, acknowledged leader, chief advocate, and principal educator — the Center was established to provide public sector auditors with low-cost, high-quality professional development; networking opportunities for knowledge sharing among public sector stakeholders; and ongoing, timely, and relevant reporting on trends, benchmarking, and thought leadership in the profession. The Center is committed to advancing the professional practice of auditing in the public sector by aggregating industry news, innovations, and key insights into a singular resource. Learn more or check out our frequently asked que​​stions​.​