The Audit Profession and 4IR
Jan-Feb 2018 | The Malaysian Accountant
Bridging People, Organisation, Technology and Public Policy
The world of business is changing and evolving, now more than ever in this new era of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), which has transformed business, the broader economy and society in major ways. Technological changes have infiltrated everyday life and access to technology by consumers globally has increased tremendously. Mobiles, artificial intelligence, cognitive computing and data are becoming the norm in the new workplace, while the ability of business productivity to match technology change is falling behind.
As the shift towards a fusion of technologies blurs the line between the physical, digital and biological spheres, the auditing profession also finds itself responding to multi-faceted changes and challenges.
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