The Milwaukee Chapter of the IIA is proud to present a two CPE event with
Dr. Larry Rittenberg!
Dr. Larry E. Rittenberg Ph.D., CPA, CIA, is a Professor Emeritus from the
University of Wisconsin. Prior to this, he was the Ernst & Young Professor
of Accounting & Information Systems at the University of Wisconsin, Madison
and chaired the accounting department for 11 years. He is the recipient of
numerous outstanding educator awards and countless publications.
Rittenberg has also served as chairman of The Committee of Sponsoring
Organizations (COSO) of the Treadway Commission from 2004 to 2009. He continues
as Chair Emeritus. Under his leadership COSO issued guidance on implementing
internal controls over financial reporting for smaller public companies (2006),
monitoring the effectiveness of internal control (2009) and fraudulent financial
reporting (2010). He also played an instrumental role in the development of
COSO’s Enterprise Risk Management framework issued in 2004. He has also led the
organization in developing a strategic plan aimed at providing more timely
guidance on internal controls, governance, and risk management around the
In addition to this, he serves on the Board of directors and Audit
Committee of Woodward, Inc, a publically traded corporation. He has also served
as a financial advisor to the Audit Committee and Board of Petro China, the
largest publically listed company in China.
In 2005 Business and Finance Journal recognized him as “one of the top 50
accounting influences in the country.” In 2007 Risk and Treasury magazine
called him “one of the most 100 influential individuals in finance.”
He has recently authored COSO: Internal Control – Integrated Framework:
Turning Principals in to Positive Action. This project was sponsored by the
Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Milwaukee Chapter.
Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to hear Dr. Rittenberg speak on
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