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Internal Auditor Editorial Calendar

The Internal Auditor editorial calendar is provided for those interested in the special focus of each edition. Cover topics apply to the cover story only, though sometimes other articles, but do not represent a theme for the entire issue. Before submitting a manuscript, please read our Writers’ Guidelines and contact Managing Editor David Salierno at david.salierno@theiia.org regarding editorial needs for specific issues.



Cover Story: Emerging Leaders

Other Stories: COSO ERM Update​, Developing Business Acumen Within the Audit Function

Production Start: Aug. 1, 2017


Cover Story: AI - What Internal Audit Needs to Know​

Other Stories: The Risks with Reporting Beyond the Numbers, When Recommendations Go Unaddressed

Production Start: Oct. 1, 2017



Cover Story: Educating the Board

Other Articles: EQ and Internal Audit, The Chief Audit Executive/Chief Risk Officer Relationship

Production Start: Dec. 1, 2017


Cover Story: Diversity: Women at the Top

Other Articles: Case Study of Fraud at Mobily, The Agile Audit Function

Production Start: Feb. 1, 2018


Cover Story: Audit Reports: Is There a Better Way?

Other Articles: Engagement Planning, Implementing the IPPF Based on Size/Maturity of Internal Audit, North Amercian Board Chairman

Production Start: April 1, 2018


Cover Story: Cybersecurity

Other Articles: Ransomware/Dark Web, Blockchain, Social Engineering, Global Board Chairman

Production Start: June 1, 2018


Cover Story:​ Emerging Leaders

Other Articles: The Updated COSO ERM Framework in Practice, Third-party Assurance Reports

Production Start: Aug. 1, 2018


Cover Story: When Audits Become Investigations

Other Articles: Leveraging Technology in Small Audit Functions, Where Does Risk Responsibility Lie?

Production Start: Oct. 1, 2018

All articles are subject to change. For editorial inquiries, please contact David Salierno, managing editor.

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Six Steps to an Effective Continuous Audit Processhttps://iaonline.theiia.org/six-steps-to-an-effective-continuous-audit-processSix Steps to an Effective Continuous Audit Process2008-02-01T05:00:00Z2008-02-01T05:00:00Z
Understanding the Risk Management Processhttps://iaonline.theiia.org/understanding-the-risk-management-processUnderstanding the Risk Management Process2007-05-01T04:00:00Z2007-05-01T04:00:00Z
Lessons From Toshiba: When Corporate Scandals Implicate Internal Audithttps://iaonline.theiia.org/blogs/chambers/2015/lessons-from-toshiba-when-corporate-scandals-implicate-internal-auditLessons From Toshiba: When Corporate Scandals Implicate Internal Audit2015-07-27T04:00:00Z2015-07-27T04:00:00Z
Managing an Internal Audit Career: How Do You Know When It’s Time to Go?https://iaonline.theiia.org/blogs/chambers/2015/managing-an-internal-audit-career-how-do-you-know-when-it’s-time-to-goManaging an Internal Audit Career: How Do You Know When It’s Time to Go?2017-07-17T04:00:00Z2017-07-17T04:00:00Z