|Brian Bluhm, Chair of the AICPA Peer Review Board will welcome attendees to the 2021 Peer Review conference.|
|Sue Coffey, Chief Executive Officer – Public Accounting and Tracey Golden - Chair, will present on high level developments in the accounting world.|
|Discuss pre-circulated cases focused on System Review-focused circumstances and scenarios.|
|Discuss pre-circulated cases focused on Engagement Review-focused circumstances and scenarios.|
Ahava Goldman, Associate Director of A&A Standards, and Alan Long, former Peer Review Board Member and current Auditing Standards Board Member, will discuss updates to standards, their impact on peer review and new standards on the horizon.
|Discuss recent peer review guidance changes, address common questions from peer reviewers and cover best practices for getting peer reviews through the report acceptance process.|
|Discuss the key elements to the peer review process, the use of the Peer Review Integrated Management Application (PRIMA) during this process and resources available to peer reviewers.|
Brian Bluhm and Alan Long will review best practices for performing remote reviews, including a discussion of current guidance in this area, along with lessons learned throughout the pandemic that will increase the efficiency of these reviews.
Tom Groskopf and Jennifer Dintsch will discuss the top accounting and auditing issues being managed by the AICPA’s A&A Technical Hotline and how peer reviewers should address these issues if identified in a peer review.