Sheraton Centre Toronto - September 15 - 18, 2019

How to obtain assurance over crypto technologies and the blockchain

16 Sep 2019
11:35 - 12:25

How to obtain assurance over crypto technologies and the blockchain

Level: Intermediate. 

This session will explore the difficulties in obtaining assurance over crypto technologies and the blockchain, and where there are opportunities to do so for the considerations of companies operating in this space.

We will provide the following in our presentation:

  • an overview of crypto technologies and blockchain;
  • explore why it is difficult to obtain assurance over processes and controls at organizations operating in this space as it relates to financial reporting and information; and
  • where companies should consider obtaining assurance over relevant processes and controls to satisfy stakeholder needs.