NSAA IT Conference Materials Page

NOTE: Not all presenters make their presentation available prior to the conference.

Conference Program
CPE Worksheet
Roster (alpha by last name)
Roster (alpha by organization)
Presenter Biographies 

Tuesday, September 29

IS Audit of Tennessee Medicaid Eligibility Determination System

PDF Jeff White, Legislative Information Systems Audit Manager, Office of the Comptroller of the Treasury (TN)

IT Governance & Security Auditing
PDF Dwayne McKinley, IS Audit Supervisor, Office of the State Auditor (NC) 
 
Intro to Auditing APIs – Gaining an Understanding and Testing Common Controls
PDF
 
Mark Mathison, IT Audit Director, Office of the Legislative Auditor (MN) 
Joe Sass, IT Audit Coordinator, Office of the Legislative Auditor (MN) 

Technology Consolidation in Higher Education
PDF Darin R. King, Vice Chancellor of IT/CIO, North Dakota University System

Auditing IT Development, Deployment and Results
PDF Betsy Bashore, Deputy Auditor - Strategic Support, Office of Auditor of State (OH)

Auditing Data Quality & Data Integrity 
PDF Bill Hallinan, Information Systems Auditor, Legislative Audit Division (MT)
Miki Cestnik, IS Audit Manager, Legislative Audit Division (MT)
Wednesday, September 30
Network Intrusion Detection on the Cheap
PDF Kevin Savoy, Audit Director - Strategic Risk Management, Office of the Auditor of Public Accounts (VA)
Brad Hypes, Audit Manager, Office of the Auditor of Public Accounts (VA)

Parsing XML Data & SQL Name Matching
PDF Mark Mathison, IT Audit Director, Office of the Legislative Auditor (MN) 
Joe Sass, IT Audit Coordinator, Office of the Legislative Auditor (MN)

R as a Tool for Integrating Public Education Data
PDF Kaylee Hodgson, Senior Research Analyst, Office of the State Auditor (UT) 

Fraud Detection using Excel
PDF Nathan Abbott, IS Audit Manager, Office of the Comptroller of the Treasury (TN) 
 
NSAA Data Analytics Committee Update
PDF Jennifer Turcotte, IS/Data Analytics Supervisor, Office of the State Auditor (NC)

Real-Time Audit: Integrated Eligibility Project 
PDF Teresa Furnish, IT Audit Manager, Audits Division (OR)

Thursday, October 1

Cyber Security Audits Framework
PDF Kathy Lovejoy, Senior Audit Manager, Office of the Auditor General (IL)

Data Acquisition Program – Gaining an Understanding of and Working with Data
PDF Rob Sipes, Senior IT Auditor, Office of the State Auditor (ND)


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