Many organizations are now aware that technology requires the highest level of control development effort as compared to other segments of the control system. Since it is sometimes true that those charged with creating measures for technology do not have the technical prowess to understand all of the controlled processes, there is a trend that moves technology professionals into control creation roles. This session is designed to provide an “in the trenches” view of creating measures to govern technology and the important step of implementing these controls. Successful organizations have low instances of “non-adoption” of technology and a realistic goal of 100% implementation and the information in this session is designed to help with the achievement of this goal.
Developing a technology “Controller”. Reducing failed technology control implementations. Methods and resources to aid as tech controls are created and implemented or updated.
Accounting and other business professionals with a need to understand internal control for technology.
Understand processes for developing technology measures. Build technology control measure creation processes. Understand how to reduce instances of failed or not fully accepted technology implementations, and List methods to verify that current technology controls are aligned with technology use in and around the entity.
Karl Egnatoff is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) based in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. He has worked as a consultant, trainer and programmer related to financial and business technology projects for the past 20 years. Prior to this, Karl worked in public accounting as well as in private sector accounting for a period of approximately six years. He has been teaching group live and web-based continuing education for the past six years. In addition to being a CPA, he is also a Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP).
Karl is a member of the West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Information Technology Section of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He has also achieved a number of technology certifications including Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Certified Software Engineer (CSE) and Certified Integration Developer (CID).
During the course of his career, Mr. Egnatoff has owned and operated a number of successful businesses. All of these were business technology entities that provided consulting and training services. The experience he garnered while with these organizations serves him now as he teaches continuing professional education in association with K2 Enterprises.
Karl graduated from Marshall University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. During his time in college he participated in division I Cross County competing on the varsity squad. He was also on Marshall’s Track team. Karl and his wife Lana live in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and have been married for twenty-four years. They have two grown sons, Jordan and Steven.
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