(RIVERWOODS, ILL., April 22, 2009) – The CCH® TeamMate User Forum 2009 for auditing professionals, focused on Innovations in Audit Management, will be held August 16 -18, 2009, at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes in Orlando, Fla. The event brings together leading professionals, industry authorities and CCH leaders to help organizations leverage technology solutions, explore industry trends and share best practices to streamline processes and simplify workflow. CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business is a leading provider of tax, accounting and audit information, software and services (CCHTeamMateUserForum.com).
“As a strategic partner to internal audit professionals, we are dedicated to understanding our customers’ needs and providing them with the most innovative technology solutions in the market,” said CCH TeamMate General Manager and Vice President Mike Gowell. “The Forum is an extension of that dedication, where customers will receive a first-rate learning experience; a clear understanding of the issues, trends and technologies critical to their success; and ideas to further leverage TeamMate’s solutions to streamline their work.”
Attendees of the CCH TeamMate User Forum will:
- Acquire valuable insight into TeamMate’s newest releases, as well as industry trends and technologies;
- Learn tips and tricks that will simplify and streamline processes;
- Share best practices through networking with colleagues;
- Earn valuable CPE credits; and
- Interact with CCH executives, product managers and staff members to help shape new products and drive product enhancements.
“This is an exciting opportunity to build on the community of customers, partners and CCH TeamMate professionals,” said Gowell. “Year after year, the Forum has provided a one-of-a-kind opportunity for our customers to build connections, share ideas and let us know how we can continue to best serve them.”
Introducing TeamMate R9
With version R9 of TeamMate scheduled for release this summer, attendees of the forum will be introduced to all of the major enhancements to the suite, including: an updated, centralized database model, which will further enhance speed of use and data integrity; a modified replication process that streamlines off-line synchronization; increased flexibility in the layout and content of TeamCentral reports; and expanded integration of risk and controls between audit planning, execution and reporting.
“This new version will be TeamMate’s most robust release to date,” said Gowell. “The User Forum is a perfect opportunity to give attendees a first-hand look at the improvements we’re making that will simplify and improve workflow.”
Conference highlights include New York Times bestselling author, inductee into the Speaker Hall of Fame and Olympian Vince Poscente as the inspiring keynote speaker.
Conference programming offers a wealth of informative sessions on topics including:
- TeamMate Suite Overview;
- Implementation Best Practices;
- Libraries/Audit Templates;
- TeamMate EWP 101;
- TeamMate EWP – Taking Advantage of R9 Enhancements;
- EWP Report Writing – Beginner & Advanced;
- TeamRisk Basic (101);
- TeamRisk Advanced (201);
- TeamMate TEC;
- Native Risk & Controls in the TeamMate Suite;
- TeamMate & GRC Sword;
- TeamMate & Alliances;
- TeamMate & Quality Assessments;
- Training your New TeamMate Users;
- Advanced User Focus Group;
- R9 Updates – Q&A;
- TeamMate User Community – the new look;
- R9 Readiness/Conversion;
- Configuring the TeamMate Suite;
- Technical Roundtable;
- Advanced IT Support;
- Enhancing TeamMate Performance.
A complete description of CCH TeamMate User Forum 2009 classes can be found here.
For More Information
The CCH TeamMate User Forum 2009 will be held August 16-18, 2009 at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes in Orlando, Fla. For more information or to register, visit CCHTeamMateUserForum.com.
About CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business
CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business (CCHGroup.com) is a leading provider of tax, audit, accounting and risk management solutions. It has served tax, accounting and business professionals since 1913. Among its global risk management and internal auditing products are CCH® TeamMate, a leading integrated internal audit productivity software suite, and CCH® SWORD, a leading enterprise risk management system relied upon by financial institutions worldwide for managing operational risk and compliance. Other leading tax, accounting and audit solutions include ProSystem fx® Office, CorpSystem®, IntelliConnect™, Accounting Research Manager® and the U.S. Master Tax Guide®. CCH is based in Riverwoods, Ill.
Wolters Kluwer is a leading global information services and publishing company. The company provides products and services globally for professionals in the health, tax, accounting, corporate, financial services, legal and regulatory sectors. Wolters Kluwer has annual revenues (2008) of €3.4 billion ($4.8 billion), maintains operations in over 35 countries across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific and employs approximately 20,000 people worldwide. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. For more information, visit www.wolterskluwer.com.