IFAC


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IFAC

International Federation of Automatic Control, involved in informatics related to control systems.
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The IFAC Fellow Award is given to persons who have made outstanding and extraordinary contributions in the field of interest of IFAC, in the role as an engineer/scientist, technical leader, or educator.
Successful implementation of the strategy will position iCPAR's membership to drive transparency and accountability in the public sector, an important area of focus for IFAC.
IFAC (2014) regulates the operations of international accounting activities through the following independent standard-setting boards: International Auditor and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) which sets International Standards on Auditing (ISAs) for auditing; International Accounting Education Standards Board (IAESB) which develops International Education Standards (IESs) for accounting education; International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA) which promotes professional accountants with the international Code of Ethics; and International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB) which establishes International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSASs) for public sector accounting.
Improving public sector financial management and providing for better decision making requires politicians to look beyond their next term in office, and to act in the public's -- and the next generation's -- interests," said IFAC Chief Executive Officer Fayezul Choudhury.
Michelle Wilson al-Helou, CEO of IFAC, said the vision of the schools is to offer high quality education while retaining the original values of the local society.
In light of the progress toward the usage of IFRS around the world and significant harmonization activities by IFAC, it is timely to examine the extent of IFAC's membership around the globe.
IFAC is a global organization for the accountancy profession, dedicated in serving the public interest by strengthening the profession and contributing to the development of strong international economies.
Executive managing director Daniel Horowitz, senior managing director Jeffrey Peck and assistant director Gary Kerper of Studley represented IFAC in the long-term lease, which covers the entire sixth and partial fifth floor of the building.
The paper can be downloaded free of charge from the ISACA and IFAC web sites.
IFAC develops international standards on audit and assurance, quality control, ethics, education, and public sector accounting.
The IAASB and IESBA are international bodies established by IFAC as part of its mission to protect the public interest by encouraging high-quality practices by accountants across the world.
Prior to this, he was deputy president of IFAC for two years and has been a member of the IFAC Board since 2005.