Getting Started with IDEA: Importing & Analyzing Data
An introductory course to IDEA data analytics software, specifically focusing on the importance of an auditor’s usage of the tool, techniques that can be applied within the software and what tasks are available to utilize. This webcast covers how to leverage data analytic tools to scale productivity and enhance the quality of the evidence gathered through testing. Attendees will learn how to extract useful information from a population, test for duplicate transactions and crossmatch databases to identify exceptions.
While awaiting the Getting Started webcast, we recommend you view our CaseWare IDEA 10 videos to familiarize yourself with IDEA and its features.
CPE: This event does not offer CPE.
Mario Perez, CIDA
Audit Analytics Consultant
Mario has over 12 years of experience as an IDEA user, trainer, and provider of technical support and consulting services. Starting with his introduction to IDEA as an audit associate at BDO New York in the mid-90s, he credits his enthusiasm for Data Analytics and knowledge of IDEA with traveling the world, working with the IDEA distributor in Scandinavia as well as training and consulting engagements in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and The Bahamas.