Training & Events

The Combat of Corruption and the Crucial Role of the Accountancy Profession

Date : 09/12/2019


Corruption, fraud, misappropriation of assets and other financial scandals …. Scandals that reveal major dysfunctions within enterprises cause waves of social indignation.

How could this happen? How come the auditors did not intervene?

Instituut van de Bedrijfsrevisoren/Institut des Réviseurs d'Entreprises and Transparency International Belgium have joined forces to organise a seminar which addresses this "expectation gap”.


13:30   Registration

14:00-14:15   Introductory Welcome

14:15-15:00   The Situation “as is”. What is the current scope of the Audit Mandate in Belgium in relation to Corruption?

15:00-16:00   The Expectation Gap – What needs to be done in the light of the Situation “as is”? The point of view of:

16:00-16:30   Coffee Break

16:30-17:30   Panel discussion:Which Proposals to improve/extend the auditor’s mandate in response to this “Expectation Gap”?

Moderator :  Martin Manuzi, ICAEW, Regional Director, Europe, Europe Region
On the panel:

17:30-17:45  Concluding Remarks

17:45-18:30 Refreshments and Close


International Anti-Corruption day: December 9, 2019


Bd. Emile Jacqmainlaan 135/1
1000 Brussels

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This event is free of charge, but registration is mandatory. We look forward to welcoming you!