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 El Paso Fall Seminar - Professional Development

Chapter Training
11/21/2013 8:00 AM
11/21/2013 5:00 PM
Canutillo Independent School District Administration Building |  
El Paso Fall Seminar - Professional Development

    8 Hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE)


Presented by

    Danny M. Goldberg




A.   Crucial Communications: Skills When the Stakes are High (3 hours)

  • Learn how to optimize confrontation
  • The importance of communication in the role of auditor
  • Effective presentation ​and writing skills

B.   Statistical Sampling: Overview (1 hour)

  • Understand the difference between statistical and non-statistical sampling methods and how they affect the audit approach
  • Understand how and when to use varying statistical sampling methods
  • Learn how to apply Benford’s law effectively to assist in the audit process

C.   Business Writing (4 hours)

  • Gain better awareness of common spelling and grammar issues in business writing
  • Review basic concepts in sentence and paragraph construction
  • Know the basic structure of agendas, email messages, business letters, business proposals, and business reports

​8 Hours of CPE Credit (TSBPA Sponsor No. 009791)

Includes continental breakfast, lunch, snacks.



Thursday, November 21, 2013

 Registration and Breakfast:  8:00am

Lunch:  12:30pm – 1:00pm​

Program:  8:30am – 5:00pm

         A.   8:30am – 11:30am

         B.   11:30am – 12:30pm

         C.   1:00pm – 5:00pm



Canutillo Independent School District Administration Building

Board Room

7965 Artcraft

El Paso, TX  79932

(Click here​ for map)



IIA Members/Non-Members:  $30 per CPE hour *

                                             $220 – Full 8 hour training **               

 * Registration available for individual training session(s)

 * * Discounts available for groups of five or more registering for the 8 hour training ($200 per individual).

Registration Deadline:

Please register by November 15, 2013 – Payments may be made by credit card  by clicking on the PayPal buttons listed below. ​​

Full Day Training: 

5 or More Attendees (Full Day): 

Crucial Communications Session: 

Stastical Sampling Session: 

Business Writing Session: 

If paying by cash or check, or registering at the event, please e-mail Lyz Gonzalez, Chapter Secretary or contact her at (915) 774-8211, or you may e-mail Veronica Coronado, Chapter Vice-President,  or contact her at (915) 774-8222. If paying by check, please make payable to "El Paso Area Chapter IIA”.  Invoices are available upon request. Meals and seats are reserved based on the number of RSVPs received by the deadline date. No-shows and cancellations after the RSVP date will be billed.  If you are unable to attend, you may have someone else attend in your place to avoid being billed.  If not prepaid, payment at the door is required - preferably checks.  

About the Presenter:

 Danny M. Goldberg leads the Professional Development Practice at Sunera.  Prior to joining Sunera in January 2011, Danny founded SOFT GRC, an advisory services and professional development firm.  Danny has over 15 years of audit experience, including five as a CAE/Audit Director at two diverse companies. Danny is accredited as the professional commentator on the publication BNA Tax and Accounting Portfolio, Internal Auditing: Fundamental Principles (Accounting Policy and Practice Series), which is authored by renowned audit scholars Curtis C. Verschoor and Mort A. Dittenhofer – co-author of Sawyer’s Internal Auditing.  Danny is one of less than 100 speakers worldwide that presented at the 2013 IIA International Conference.   He has presented at the El Paso IIA Chapter previously with great feedback from our chapter.  We are excited to bring him back!​​​​​