Date: Thursday 28 November 2019
Venue: Finlandia Hall, Helsinki, Finland
The event is by invitation only.
The National Audit Office of Finland organises a high-level international seminar “Building Trust – the Role of Supreme Audit Institutions in Ensuring the Reliability of Fiscal Data” in cooperation with Statistics Finland and in the context of Finland’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union.
The seminar will focus on auditing the information base of fiscal policy. The topics of the seminar form a broad perspective to fiscal data, covering public sector accounting, reporting, fiscal statistics and forecasts. These topics will be examined with the aim to provide different viewpoints: how to ensure the reliability of fiscal data, how are fiscal statistics and forecasts used in fiscal policy planning and decision-making, what are the development needs of public sector accounting standards and reporting practices. The language of the seminar is English.