IT Auditing in the New Normal

Tichaona Zororo,  

Digital Transformation and Innovation Advisory Executive with EGIT | Enterprise Governance of IT (Pty) Ltd

Session Outline

COVID-19 pandemic has upended today’s organizations—affecting business units, functions, and the very core of any organization. The new reality accelerated business models transformation at unprecedented scale and pace never seen before, inadvertently shifting the risk landscape and impact of Information and Technology. IT Auditing has a pivotal role to play in providing trusted risk perspectives, insights, foresights and guiding enterprise to higher ground. IT Auditing approach needs to evolve to add-value in the new normal. This presentation will focus on:

  • The changing IT Audit Focus during and post the pandemic

  • Ways of gathering reliable, valid, sufficient and verifiable evidence during and after the pandemic

  • Modernizing & digitalizing the IT Audit Function

  • Embracing digitalization and thinking ahead - Providing Insights and Foresights

  • New ways of focusing on value-addition IT Audits

  • Reporting with impact – Beyond the pandemic

  • Positioning the IT Auditing for Success Post Pandemic