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.

 

 

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
Driving Audit Quality Forward: PCAOB 2.0https://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Driving-Audit-Quality-Forward-PCAOB-2-0.aspxDriving Audit Quality Forward: PCAOB 2.0About the PCAOB10/22/2018 4:00:00 AMKathleen M. Hamm, Board MemberInternational Corporate Governance Network New York Conference 2018New York, NY
Keynote Speech to ALI's Accountants' Liability 2018 Conferencehttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Keynote-ALI's-2018-Conference.aspxKeynote Speech to ALI's Accountants' Liability 2018 ConferenceInspections10/18/2018 4:00:00 AMWilliam D. Duhnke, ChairmanAmerican Law Institute’s Accountants’ Liability 2018 ConferenceWashington, D.C.
PCAOB Transitions for the Futurehttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/PCAOB-Transition.aspxPCAOB Transitions for the FutureAbout the PCAOB5/17/2018 4:00:00 AMWilliam D. Duhnke, Chairman2018 Deloitte / University of Kansas Auditing SymposiumLawrence, Kansas
Statement on DOJ Charges and SEC Enforcement Actions Against Former KPMG and PCAOB Personnelhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/2018-statement-duhnke-enforcement-actions-KPMG.aspxStatement on DOJ Charges and SEC Enforcement Actions Against Former KPMG and PCAOB Personnel1/22/2018 5:00:00 AMWilliam D. Duhnke, ChairmanWashington
The State of Audit Quality and Regulatory Approaches to Achieving High Quality Auditshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Franzel-state-audit-quality-regulatory-approaches-achieving-high-quality-audits-12-7-17.aspxThe State of Audit Quality and Regulatory Approaches to Achieving High Quality Audits12/7/2017 5:00:00 AMJeanette M. Franzel, Board Member2017 International Institute on Audit RegulationWashington
Reflections on IFIAR’s 25 Percent Initiativehttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Ferguson-reflections-on-IFIAR-25-percent-initiative.aspxReflections on IFIAR’s 25 Percent Initiative12/7/2017 5:00:00 AMLewis H. Ferguson, Board Member2017 International Institute on Audit RegulationWashington
Audit Industry Concentration and Potential Implicationshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Harris-Audit-Industry-Concentration-12-07-17.aspxAudit Industry Concentration and Potential Implications12/7/2017 5:00:00 AMSteven B. Harris, Board Member2017 International Institute on Audit RegulationWashington
Q&A: The Monitoring Group Consultation Paperhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Harris-QA-monitoring-group-consultation-paper-12-07-17.aspxQ&A: The Monitoring Group Consultation Paper12/7/2017 5:00:00 AMSteven B. Harris, Board Member2017 International Institute on Audit RegulationWashington
Q&A: PCAOB Standard-Setting Initiativeshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Harris-QA-PCAOB-standard-setting-initiatives-12-07-17.aspxQ&A: PCAOB Standard-Setting Initiatives12/7/2017 5:00:00 AMSteven B. Harris, Board Member2017 International Institute on Audit RegulationWashington
Crossing Borders, Digging Deep: DEI’s Investor Protection Efforts in 2017https://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Crossing-Borders-DEI-2017.aspxCrossing Borders, Digging Deep: DEI’s Investor Protection Efforts in 201712/6/2017 5:00:00 AMClaudius B. Modesti, Director of EnforcementAICPA Conference on SEC and PCAOB DevelopmentsWashington
Building a Foundation for Audit Qualityhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Munter-Building-A-Foundation-for-Audit-Quality.aspxBuilding a Foundation for Audit Quality12/6/2017 5:00:00 AMHelen A. Munter, Director, Division of Registration and InspectionsAICPA Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB DevelopmentsWashington
Update on PCAOB Efforts to Enhance Audit Qualityhttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Franzel-update-PCAOB-efforts-enhance-audit-quality-12-5-17.aspxUpdate on PCAOB Efforts to Enhance Audit Quality12/5/2017 5:00:00 AMJeanette M. Franzel, Board MemberAICPA Conference on SEC and PCAOB DevelopmentsWashington
Remarks at the AICPA Conference on SEC and PCAOB Developmentshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Baumann-AICPA-2017.aspxRemarks at the AICPA Conference on SEC and PCAOB Developments12/5/2017 5:00:00 AMMartin Baumann, Chief AuditorAICPA Conference on SEC and PCAOB DevelopmentsWashington
The PCAOB’s Initiatives to Bolster Investor Trust in the Audithttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/initiatives-bolster-investor-trust-in-audit-12-4-17.aspxThe PCAOB’s Initiatives to Bolster Investor Trust in the Audit12/4/2017 5:00:00 AMJames R. Doty, ChairmanAICPA Conference on SEC and PCAOB DevelopmentsWashington
Board Diversity and Inclusion Initiativeshttps://pcaobus.org/News/Speech/Pages/Harris-statement-diversity-and-inclusion-10-16-17.aspxBoard Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives10/16/2017 4:00:00 AMSteven B. Harris, Board MemberPCAOB Remarks to StaffWashington