Speeches & Statements

Public statements and speeches by PCAOB Board members and staff are listed below. To stay up to date on all PCAOB activities, subscribe to our PCAOB Email Updates.

 

 

Preventing Audit Extinctionhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Preventing-Audit-Extinction.aspxPreventing Audit Extinction10/24/2019 4:00:00 AMJ. Robert Brown, Jr., Board MemberData Amplified 2019 ConferenceShanghai, China
Facilitating Investor Participation at the Standard-Setting Tablehttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/brown-facilitating-investor-participation-standard-setting-table.aspxFacilitating Investor Participation at the Standard-Setting Table10/21/2019 4:00:00 AMJ. Robert Brown, Jr., Board MemberPublic Pension Financial ForumSalt Lake City, Utah
"Keep Calm and Carry On": The Role of Regulators in Cybersecurity and Resiliencyhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Hamm-Cybersecurity-Resiliency-Role-Financial-Regulators.aspx"Keep Calm and Carry On": The Role of Regulators in Cybersecurity and Resiliency10/3/2019 4:00:00 AMKathleen M. Hamm, Board MemberProgram on International Financial Systems Technology and Capital Market Regulation ConferenceTokyo, Japan
Audit Committees, Audit Quality, and Investor Protectionhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Brown-Audit-Committees-Audit-Quality-Investor-Protection.aspxAudit Committees, Audit Quality, and Investor Protection9/27/2019 4:00:00 AMJ. Robert Brown, Jr., Board MemberCommissione Nazionale per le Società e la BorsaRome, Italy
Grading the PCAOB: Transparency, Accountability and Investor Protectionhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Brown-Grading-the-PCAOB-Transparency,-Accountability-and-Investor-Protection.aspxGrading the PCAOB: Transparency, Accountability and Investor Protection9/17/2019 4:00:00 AMJ. Robert Brown, Jr., Board MemberFall Conference of the Council of Institutional InvestorsMinneapolis, MN
Cybersecurity: A Holistic Approachhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Hamm-Cybersecurity-Holistic-Approach.aspxCybersecurity: A Holistic Approach9/16/2019 4:00:00 AMKathleen M. Hamm, Board MemberMoody’s Big Picture Speaker SeriesNew York, New York
Improving Audit Quality through a Renewed Focus on Quality Controlhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/DesParte-Improving-Audit-Quality-through-a-Renewed-Focus-on-Quality-Control.aspxImproving Audit Quality through a Renewed Focus on Quality Control9/12/2019 4:00:00 AMDuane M. DesParte, Board MemberUniversity of Illinois Gies College of Business Accountancy Lyceum SeriesUrbana-Champaign, Illinois
Issuer Disclosure in Settled Enforcement Actions at the PCAOBhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Brown-Issuer-Disclosure-in-Settled-Enforcement-Actions-at-the-PCAOB.aspxIssuer Disclosure in Settled Enforcement Actions at the PCAOB9/6/2019 4:00:00 AMJ. Robert Brown, Jr., Board MemberCFA Institute’s Corporate Disclosure Policy Council Washington, DC
Cybersecurity: Where We Are; What More Can be Done? A Call for Auditors to Lean Inhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/hamm-cybersecurity-where-we-are-what-more-can-be-done.aspxCybersecurity: Where We Are; What More Can be Done? A Call for Auditors to Lean In5/2/2019 4:00:00 AMKathleen M. Hamm, Board MemberBaruch College 18th Annual Financial Reporting ConferenceNew York, NY
Statement to Consider New Estimates Standard and Amendments Related to Using the Work of Specialistshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/desparte-statement-consider-new-estimates-standard-amendments-using-work-specialists-12-20-18.aspxStatement to Consider New Estimates Standard and Amendments Related to Using the Work of Specialists12/20/2018 5:00:00 AMDuane M. DesParte, Board MemberPCAOB Open Board MeetingWashington
Statement to Consider New Estimates Standard and Amendments Related to Using the Work of Specialistshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/kaiser-statement-consider-new-estimates-standard-amendments-using-work-specialists-12-20-18.aspxStatement to Consider New Estimates Standard and Amendments Related to Using the Work of Specialists12/20/2018 5:00:00 AMJames G. Kaiser, Board MemberPCAOB Open Board MeetingWashington
Statement to Consider New Estimates Standard and Amendments Related to Using the Work of Specialistshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/brown-statement-consider-new-estimates-standard-amendments-using-work-specialists-12-20-18.aspxStatement to Consider New Estimates Standard and Amendments Related to Using the Work of Specialists12/20/2018 5:00:00 AMJ. Robert Brown, Jr., Board MemberPCAOB Open Board MeetingWashington
Statement to Consider New Estimates Standard and Amendments Related to Using the Work of Specialistshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/hamm-statement-consider-new-estimates-standard-amendments-using-work-specialists-12-20-18.aspxStatement to Consider New Estimates Standard and Amendments Related to Using the Work of Specialists12/20/2018 5:00:00 AMKathleen M. Hamm, Board MemberPCAOB Open Board MeetingWashington
Statement to Consider New Estimates Standard and Amendments Related to Using the Work of Specialistshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/duhnke-statement-consider-new-estimates-standard-amendments-using-work-specialists-12-20-18.aspxStatement to Consider New Estimates Standard and Amendments Related to Using the Work of Specialists12/20/2018 5:00:00 AMWilliam D. Duhnke, ChairmanPCAOB Open Board MeetingWashington
Statement to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on the PCAOB 2018-2022 Strategic Plan and 2019 Budgethttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/duhnke-statement-US-Securities-Exchange-Commission-2018-2022-strategic-plan-2019-budget.aspxStatement to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on the PCAOB 2018-2022 Strategic Plan and 2019 Budget12/19/2018 5:00:00 AMWilliam D. Duhnke, ChairmanSEC Open MeetingWashington
Protecting Investors through Changehttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/botic-protecting-investors-through-change.aspxProtecting Investors through Change12/12/2018 5:00:00 AMGeorge Botic, Director, Division of Registration and InspectionsAICPA Conference on SEC and PCAOB DevelopmentsWashington
Statement on the Vital Role of Audit Quality and Regulatory Access to Audit and Other Information Internationally—Discussion of Current Information Access Challenges with Respect to U.S.-listed Companies with Significant Operations in Chinahttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/statement-vital-role-audit-quality-regulatory-access-audit-information-internationally.aspxStatement on the Vital Role of Audit Quality and Regulatory Access to Audit and Other Information Internationally—Discussion of Current Information Access Challenges with Respect to U.S.-listed Companies with Significant Operations in China12/7/2018 5:00:00 AMWilliam D. Duhnke, Chairman
Quality Control: The Next Frontierhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/hamm-quality-control-next-frontier.aspxQuality Control: The Next Frontier11/30/2018 5:00:00 AMKathleen M. Hamm, Board MemberUniversity of Tennessee’s The Neel Corporate Governance Distinguished Speaker SeriesKnoxville, Tennessee
Statement on the PCAOB 2018-2022 Strategic Plan and 2019 Budgethttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/hamm-statement-PCAOB-2018-2022-strategic-plan-and-2019-budget.aspxStatement on the PCAOB 2018-2022 Strategic Plan and 2019 Budget11/15/2018 5:00:00 AMKathleen M. Hamm, Board MemberPCAOB Open Board MeetingWashington
Statement on the PCAOB 2018-2022 Strategic Plan and 2019 Budgethttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/brown-statement-PCAOB-2018-2022-strategic-plan-and-2019-budget.aspxStatement on the PCAOB 2018-2022 Strategic Plan and 2019 Budget11/15/2018 5:00:00 AMJ. Robert Brown, Jr., Board MemberPCAOB Open Board MeetingWashington
Statement on the PCAOB 2018-2022 Strategic Plan and 2019 Budgethttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/kaiser-statement-PCAOB-2018-2022-strategic-plan-and-2019-budget.aspxStatement on the PCAOB 2018-2022 Strategic Plan and 2019 Budget11/15/2018 5:00:00 AMJames G. Kaiser, Board MemberPCAOB Open Board MeetingWashington
Statement on the PCAOB 2018-2022 Strategic Plan and 2019 Budgethttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/desparte-statement-PCAOB-2018-2022-strategic-plan-and-2019-budget.aspxStatement on the PCAOB 2018-2022 Strategic Plan and 2019 Budget11/15/2018 5:00:00 AMDuane M. DesParte, Board MemberPCAOB Open Board MeetingWashington
The Investor Advisory Group, Investor Protection, and the Mission of the PCAOBhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/brown-investor-advisory-group-investor-protection-PCAOB-mission.aspxThe Investor Advisory Group, Investor Protection, and the Mission of the PCAOB11/8/2018 5:00:00 AMJ. Robert Brown, Jr., Board MemberPCAOB Investor Advisory GroupWashington
Mexican Mangos, Diamonds, Cargo Shipping Containers, Oh My! What Auditors Need to Know about Blockchain and Other Emerging Technologies: A Regulator’s Perspectivehttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/what-auditors-need-to-know-blockchain-other-emerging-technologies.aspxMexican Mangos, Diamonds, Cargo Shipping Containers, Oh My! What Auditors Need to Know about Blockchain and Other Emerging Technologies: A Regulator’s Perspective11/2/2018 4:00:00 AMKathleen M. Hamm, Board Member43rd World Continuous Auditing & Reporting SymposiumNewark, NJ
A Board Member’s Perspective: PCAOB’s 5-Year Strategic Plan, Transformation Initiatives, and Current Developmentshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/kaiser-board-members-perspective-PCAOB-5-year-strategic-plan-transformation-initiatives-current-developments.aspxA Board Member’s Perspective: PCAOB’s 5-Year Strategic Plan, Transformation Initiatives, and Current Developments11/1/2018 4:00:00 AMJames G. Kaiser, Board MemberSaint Joseph’s UniversityPhiladelphia, PA