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3/14/2014 8:00 AM
3/14/2014 4:30 PM
ACE Centers | Pennsylvania

This event was originally scheduled for February 10 at Villanova 
and needed to be rescheduled due to weather related circumstances 

"Critical Thinking and Root Cause Analysis"
Friday, March 14, 2014
Registration is now closed

Credits​ 8 CPE​
Date​ Friday, March 14, 2014
Location​ ACE Conference Centers
800 Ridge Pike
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444


Time​ Registration 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Program 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Price​ Member: $175
Non-Member: $215

Event Summary

This course will teach the core skills of critical thinking to help you find the root cause, identify alternative solutions, and make corrective action decisions faster. During the course, participants will use proven root cause analysis techniques to solve your problems.
Learning Outcomes​
  • Learn critical thinking methods
  • Understand how critical thinking helps identify and solve problems innovatively and timely
  • Discover the root cause to overcome obstacles
  • Improve audit recommendations

​Speaker Information​​ 

Raven Catlin CPA, CIA, CFSA

​CPE/Seminar Information
Level of Knowledge​ Intermediate
Recommended CPE Credit(s)​ 8
Prerequisite & Advance Preparation​

Knowledge of Internal Auditing

Ability to Write Audit Findings / Issues​

Method of Presentation​ Group Live​
Field of Study Auditing
Registration Deadline is Wednesday, March 12 at 10:00 am. 
All attendee registrations must be made via our registration page. 
All checks should be made payable to:  IIA Philadelphia Chapter
For more information contact the chapter voice mail box at 215-405-5510 
or e-mail our Meeting Manager at

Payment Policy
As of January​ 2014, The Philadelphia Chapter of the IIA will no longer hold seminar registrations without prepayment.  Registrants will still have the option to pay by credit card or by check, but payment must be received prior to the event date.  Credit card payments can be made online at the time of registration.  Check payments can be sent to the PO box in Cherry Hill, but must be received at least ONE WEEK PRIOR to the event.  One week prior to the event, the Chapter will cancel any registration for which no payment has been received.  The chapter will no longer accept payments on site.
Cancellation Policy
The chapter guarantees to each venue the number of registered participants.  If you register for an event, the Chapter expects you to pay the registration fee, as the Chapter incurs a cost for every registered person.  You are responsible for your registration fee regardless if you attend the event, unless you have cancelled within the cancellation period.
Refunds will be granted to those giving at least seven full days advanced notice.  You are responsible for your full registration fee without cancellation notice given or with no cancellation.  Substitutions are welcome.  Please contact our Meeting Manager at to cancel or transfer your registration.  

The Institute of Internal Auditors, Philadelphia Chapter #108897, is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.  State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.  Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE sponsors through its website:
For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints and refunds, please contact the Philadelphia Chapter at (215)405-5510​