Annual Audit and Assurance Update 2019
(code: P190723)

Category Audit
Event date 23 July 2019 (Tue)
Time 19:00 - 21:00
CPD hours 2 hrs
Language Cantonese (Handout in English)
Hall, 1/F, Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, 15 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, HK
Tutor fee

Program Objective:

Keep upbreast of the fast-paced changes in accounting and auditing industries is important for audit professionals. This seminar covers relevant regulations, pronouncements, practice notes and other guidance recently issued in the auditing area. With the rate of change in today's regulatory environment, it is challenging staying current on the topics impacting the profession.

The course aims to help participants understand recent updates on the audit and assurance knowledge and standards, and assess the effect of recently issued auditing and assurance standards. It is also useful for candidates who are taking professional examinations on audit and assurance.


  • Overview of recent updates on audit and assurance standards
  • Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants (Revised)
  • HKSA 540 (Revised) Auditing Accounting Estimates and Related Disclosures
  • Conforming and Consequential Amendments to Hong Kong Standards
  • PN 850 (Revised) Reporting on Flag Days and General Charitable Fund-raising Activities Covered by Public Subscription Permits issued by the Social Welfare Department

Who Should Attend:

The course will be of interest to auditors, accountants, audit committee members, management, students and interested parties who would like to know more about recent audit and assurance updates.


Mr Allan Lee
Bright Solutions Limited

Master of Arts in Japanese Studies
Master of Science in Training and Performance Management
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Accounting

Allan has over twenty years of extensive experience in designing, developing and delivering various kinds of learning programmes, including technical skills, leadership and management skills, risk skills, facilitation skills and professional image.

Prior to becoming an independent training consultant, Allan was appointed as the Director and Head of Learning & Development Division of Horwath Hong Kong Group. He was mainly responsible for the set-up of the Division and design, development and delivery of technical and management development programmes to professionals and corporate clients. Previously, he was a Senior Manager with the National Learning Division of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, managing various national learning projects for the whole China firm.

Allan holds a Master of Arts in Japanese Studies from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, a Master of Science Degree in Training and Performance Management from the University of Leicester, a Postgraduate Certificate in Lifelong Education from the University of Nottingham, and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree in Accountancy from the City University of Hong Kong. He is also an accredited administrator of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI®), a certified administrator of the FIRO-B® and FIRO Business™ Instrument and a Registered Corporate Coach.

Deadline of submission:

16 Jul 2019 (Tue)

Submission method:

Online Payment / Bank Transfer / Cheque

Important notes:

  • We will send the confirmation email 2 working days before the seminar to successful enrolees. If you do not receive any confirmation email, please contact us at 2155 8288 or 3575 6350.