Southwest/Southeastern Intergovernmental Audit Forums' Joint Meeting

Austin, Texas
Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Southwest/Southeastern Intergovernmental Audit Forums' Joint Meeting

August 12-14, 2019

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center

The University of Texas at Austin

 Austin, TX 

Southwest/Southeastern Intergovernmental Audit Forums' Joint Meeting
Wednesday, August 09, 2017 - Friday, August 11, 2017

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
(512) 404-1900
1900 University Avenue
Austin, Texas 78705
United States

Map and Directions

Registration for this meeting is closed. 

The Southwest and Southeastern Intergovernmental Audit Forums' Present

"Government Auditing in The Century of Innovation"

Featured Keynote Speaker


Kathleen S. Tighe

Inspector General

U.S. Department of Education

Planned presentation topics include:

  • Keynote:  Data Analytics – A Tool of The Inspectors General
  • High Impact Audits
  • Audit of Complaint Handling by the Austin Police Department
  • Common Contracting Issues
  • Working in Virtual Environments and Virtual Teams
  • Yellow Book Exposure Draft 2017
  • Trends in Government Performance Auditing
  • Navigating the Politics of Audits
  • Making Reports Reader-Friendly
  • Evolution of Report Writing: Risk Ratings and Web Design
  • Driving Government Accountability through Accounting and Auditing
  • Recruiting, Developing, Empowering, and Retaining Talented Staff and Leaders

Final Agenda (as of 8/4/17)


Registration Fees

  • $350 - 2-Day Registration Fee 
  • $250 - 1-Day Registration Fee - August 10 (8am-5pm)
  • $125 - 1-Day Registration Fee - August 11 (8am-12pm)    

The Forums will host a Welcome Reception on Wednesday, August 9 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. CDT in the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center's courtyard.

We will accept registrations until 5:00 p.m. CDT on Monday, July 31 (or whenever capacity is reached). Space is limited and available on a first come, first serve basis.

Attending all sessions will provide 11 continuing professional education (CPE) credits. 


Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • Registration fees may be remitted through either of the following methods:

    Credit Card: Visa (Credit and Debit), MasterCard (Credit and Debit), American Express, Discover, and Diner's Club International is accepted through the online registration system.

    Check: Please make your check payable to "Southwest Intergovernmental Audit Forum" and mail to:

    U.S. GAO
    Attn: James Perez
    200 West Adams, Suite 700
    Chicago, IL 60606

    Southwest Intergovernmental Audit Forum
    1999 Bryan St Ste. 2200 Dallas, TX 75201-6812
    Tax ID #: 75-2412427