IAASB chairman and technical director visit JICPA
On September 27, 2012, JICPA held a discussion meeting with Prof. Arnold Schilder, a chairman of the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB), and Mr. James Gunn, technical director of IAASB, who visited Japan for outreach activities.
On this occasion of their visit, Prof. Schilder and Mr. Gunn delivered a special lecture, entitled “Responding to Today’s Challenges – Audit Relevance and Significant IAASB Developments" at JICPA headquarters on September 28. This lecture was attended by more than 130 people.
During the lecture, Prof. Schilder and Mr. Gunn explained recent activities of IAASB, including the clarity project of ISAs and improvement of auditor reporting, in detail.