New York, NY, December 19, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Congress, the leading producer of regulatory focused webinars announced today that Tania Sergott, Senior Manager - Audit Standards, Policies and Methodologies of Deloitte & Touche LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ upcoming webinar entitled: “SQCS No. 7 Managing Your Quality Control Systems”. This 2-hour event is scheduled on February 10, 2009, Tuesday, at 12 NN - 2:00 PM ET. (For further details of the event and an updated list of panelists, please visit:
The new Statement on Quality Control Standards (SQCS) No. 7 will establish standards and guidelines for CPA firms with respect to the quality control of its auditing and accounting practice. This new guidance will also be issued in conjunction with the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.
The Knowledge Congress is assembling a panel of distinguished professionals and key regulators to help the public understand the impact of the new guidelines on CPA firms and other companies that are most affected by them. The panel will present their findings, which include “Best Practices” in a two-hour Live webinar.
About Tania Sergott
Tania Sergott have worked for Deloitte & Touche for 12 years, starting in the Costa Mesa, California office, primarily on health care and insurance audit engagements, and then moving to National Office, where she have focused most recently on audit standards. While working at Deloitte, Tania have also served as staff to the Panel on Audit Effectiveness (2000), and was seconded to the International Federation of Accountants for 18 months (2001 to mid-2002), to work on the US and International joint project on developing the Risk Assessment standards. She have provided technical support to the Deloitte members of the US ASB since 2002 and the PCAOB’s SAG since its inception in 2004.
Tania is currently the technical advisor to Deloitte’s representative on the International Audit and Assurance Board (IAASB) and also the secretary to the firm’s global technical policies and methodology group, which is currently working to incorporate the “clarified” ISAs into its audit manuals.
Tania graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business, with a Bachelor of Science in Economics, majoring in Accounting and Marketing.
About Deloitte & Touche LLP
“Deloitte” is the brand under which 165,000 dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate to provide audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management and tax services to selected clients.
In the US, Deloitte has 102 offices in 92 cites, and employs over 44,000 people, including almost 9,000 CPAs. We have earned praise from many organizations for fostering a supportive culture. We have been especially acknowledged for our dedication to women's advancement, diversity and inclusion, professional development and workplace flexibility.
For more information about Tania Sergott, and Deloitte & Touche, please visit: www.deloitte.com
About The Knowledge Congress
The Knowledge Congress is an organization that produces webinars that examine regulatory changes across a variety of industries. “We bring together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour Live webinars to study the impact of changing regulations.” To contact or to register for an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org.