Washington, DC, May 1, 2006
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board and the Securities and Exchange Commission announced today the panelists for the upcoming roundtable on second-year experiences with the reporting and auditing requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 related to companies’ internal control over financial reporting. The roundtable will feature a broad range of stakeholders involved with internal control reporting – including issuers, auditors, investors, and other interested parties.
The roundtable will address a number of topics: (1) an overview of the second year; (2) management’s evaluation and assessment; (3) the audit of internal control over financial reporting; (4) the effect on the market; and (5) next steps.
The roundtable is scheduled to take place May 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., E.D.T., at SEC headquarters, 100 F Street N.E., Washington, DC, and will be open to the public with seating on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors will open at 8:00 a.m., E.D.T. Visitors will be subject to security checks.
Real time and archived audio and video webcasts will be accessible.
Materials related to the roundtable - including the day's agenda, a briefing paper, and materials submitted in connection with the discussions - are accessible here.
Panelists will include:
For additional information, please contact the Office of Public Affairs 202-207-9227