Miklos A. Vasarhelyi, PHD, is currently the KPMG professor of accounting information systems and director of the Continuous Auditing and Reporting Laboratory at Rutgers University. He is also the technology consultant at the AT&T Laboratories. He has published more than 110 journal articles and 18 books and has taught executive programs on electronic commerce to many large international organizations, including ADL, AT&T Corp., Baxter Healthcare, Chase Bank N.A., Eli Lilly and Company, GE, J&J, Siemens, and Volvo Cars. In addition, he is the editor of the Artificial Intelligence in Accounting and Auditing series and of two academic journals. Vasarhelyi got his doctorate degree in management information systems from the University of California, Los Angeles, and an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.