Talson will attend and exhibit at the 2019 Association of College and University Auditors (ACUA) AuditCon in Baltimore, Maryland from September 15-19. Be sure to stop by Booth #202 to learn more about Talson and speak directly with members of our team! ACUA is committed to increasing members’ knowledge of auditing, regulatory compliance and risk management in higher education. To learn more about the conference, click here.
From September 9 to the 11th, Talson attended the National Association of Construction Auditors (NACA) 2019 National Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. NACA was created to enhance the control environment related to construction projects, by addressing the needs of auditors, owner construction / facilities management personnel, and project management / construction management personnel. To learn more, click here.
Talson will attend and exhibit at the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors (AHIA) in Nashville, Tennessee from September 15-18, 2019. Be sure to stop by Booth #4. The theme of this year’s conference is: “Harmonizing the Complexities of Healthcare Internal Auditing.” The conference features over 90 sessions with more than 100 presenters providing professional, specialized association for healthcare internal auditors. To learn more about this conference, click here.
From August 20-23, Talson’s Founder and President attended the Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC) Airport Business Diversity Conference in Los Angeles, California. For more information about the conference, click here. The conference aimed to bring together airport, aviation, and transportation executives, emerging leaders, and other industry consultants and professional together for education, advocacy, and inclusion in airports. “Transforming the Future of Airports” was the theme for 2019. We enjoyed making new connections!
Talson attended and exhibited at the Institute of Internal Auditors 2019 International Conference in Anaheim, California from July 7-10. Internal auditors from all over the world came together to share new perspectives, insights, and best practices relevant to the industry. We enjoyed meeting everyone who stopped by to say hello to the Talson team in the exhibitor’s hall at Booth #712! For more information about the conference, click here.
From June 23-26, 2019, Talson attended the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) 2019 Rail Conference. We enjoyed connecting with our transportation industry colleagues during this important conference and attending sessions on technology, operations, maintenance, safety & security, planning, finance, capital projects, and workforce development. For more information on the conference, click here.
On June 12, Talson spoke at the 30th Annual Conference of the Association of Airport Internal Auditors in Minneapolis, MN. President and Founder, Robert S. Bright led a session entitled, “Auditing of Indirect Cost Rates, Overhead Rates, and Multipliers.” This session explored the development and review of the contractor “multiplier” and why it is critically important to understand the “What is in and What is not” to prevent overcharges and double-dipping of costs on construction projects. Also included were the pros
On May 3, Talson Solutions, LLC attended the Institute of Internal Auditors Philadelphia Chapter 2019 Spring Summit at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel. The day-long conference explored the role of leadership in internal audit, creating a strong corporate culture, exceeding stakeholder expectations, and more. Talson also be exhibited, and was excited to share what we do with the conference attendees.
Talson employees spent February 8, 2019 in an interactive training session, hearing from two dynamic speakers about effective communication and establishing and maintaining professional relationships as well as implementing Talson’s 2019 Firm Goals, which are:
Provide opportunities to our staff to enhance skills and professional growth
Establish processes to enhance efficiencies, productivity, and quality
Expand market presence, strengthen professional relationships and promote service line integration
Establish metrics to measure performance
Create opportunities to enhance firm culture
On January 18, 2019, Talson hosted an Audit Roundtable at The Ace Club in Lafayette Hill, PA. Attendees spent the day sharing knowledge on the following topics:
Assessing for Risks Associated with Capital Projects
Communication with Stakeholders, Audit Committees, Boards, and Other Departments
Best Management Practices / Trends Related to Capital Project Auditing
Participating companies included Boston Properties, Brandywine Realty Trust, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Jefferson University, Liberty Property Trust, Main Line Health, Philadelphia International Airport, Princeton University, and University of Pennsylvania.