Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council
AASOC Meeting Agenda – Oct 1, 2018
September 17, 2018. The Nominating and Governance Committee will report on AASOC and AASB recruitment, the Performance Review Committee will give an update and the Council will discuss the activities of the AASB, Independence Task Force, and other related matters.
Tradition and innovation: best practices for better standard-setting oversight – AASOC 2017-2018 Annual Report
September 14, 2018. AASOC balanced continuity and continuous improvement in 2017-2018: we continued our joint review with AcSOC and revised our Terms of Reference, and diversified and strengthened our membership – notably recruiting a compensated AASB Chair. Read more in our annual report.
Call for Nominations – Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council
August 16, 2018. AASOC is looking for new members! We are particularly interested in candidates who: work for public sector entities, are involved in the investment community, are partners at a large audit firm, or are lawyers practicing in the professional conduct field. Apply by September 28, 2018!
Volunteer Opportunities – Call for new AASB Members
August 15, 2018. AASOC is seeking three practitioners to join the AASB! We are looking for partners in small/medium accounting firms or sole practitioners, and a legislative auditor. Apply by September 28, 2018.
AASOC Meeting Minutes – April 5, 2018
August 14, 2018. At a public meeting in Toronto, the Council discussed the activities of the AASB, the Independence Task Force, was updated on the activities of the Nominating and Governance Committee, and discussed other related matters.
AASOC Meeting Minutes – June 18, 2018
August 14, 2018. During a conference call, the Council discussed the recommendations from the Nominating and Governance Committee and approved the appointment of a new AASOC member.
Call for New Chair – Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council seeks a dynamic leader
July 19, 2018. AASOC is looking for an exceptional individual to serve as its next Chair, for an initial term of three years. This is a volunteer position requiring approximately 150 hours annually. Apply by September 10, 2018!
AASOC Meeting Agenda – July 5, 2018
June 19, 2018. AASOC will approve due process for AuG-49, receive a report from the Nominating and Governance Committee on their review of the nomination process, and discuss the activities of the AASB, the Independence Task Force, and related matters.
AASOC Meeting Minutes – February 5, 2018
May 2, 2018. On a conference call, the Council discussed the AASB’s Annual Plan 2018-2019, confirmed due process for the approval of CSAE 3530 and 3531, and reviewed a draft of the AASOC response to the Monitoring Group’s Consultation Paper.
AASOC Meeting Minutes – November 9-10, 2017
April 30, 2018. At a public meeting in Calgary, AASOC the Board discussed the activities of the AASB, the Independence Task Force, received an update from the Nominating Committee, and discussed other related matters.
AASB Annual Plan – 2018-2019
April 2, 2018. The Annual Plan sets out the Board’s key activities and targets to be undertaken in 2018-2019, helping to achieve its objectives in the five-year strategic plan. For more detail on the activities, see the Activities Matrix.
Appointments – AASOC and the AASB
March 29, 2018. Appointments, reappointments, retirements: AASOC is pleased to announce membership changes effective April 1, 2018.