Intergovernmental Audit Forums

The Intergovernmental Audit Forums (IAF) is comprised of the National Intergovernmental Audit Forum  and 10 separate regional audit forums formed by audit executives from federal, state, and local governments with the aim of improving communication, coordination, and cooperation in intergovernmental auditing.

Regional IAFs

News and Events

2020 Audit Forum Network Webinar Series

The Southwest Intergovernmental Audit Forum (SWIAF) and Southeastern Intergovernmental Audit Forum are co-hosting the next Webinar Series on Thursday, October 22, 2020, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. (EDT)

Featured Speakers and Topics:

“Leading and Auditing During a Pandemic” Lisa Collier, First Assistant State Auditor, State of Texas
“Cybersecurity: The Persistent Risk” Benito Ybarra, Chief Audit and Compliance Officer, Texas Department of Transportation; Steven Pryor, Chief Information Officer, Texas Department of Transportation

Accessing the Webinar

The Audit Forums are offering these inaugural events to the community free of charge. Attendees may sign in to the webinar platform beginning at 3:50 pm EDT (ten minutes before the webinar start time) at Enter your full name in the guest name field and click “Enter Room” to be placed in the waiting room. The webinar begins promptly at 4:00 pm EDT. The webinar platform has a limit of 1000 attendees. Access to the webinar is on a first come first serve basis.

Virtual Platform Information

The Audit Forum Network Webinar Series will be streamed live. To learn more about the webinar series, visit

The webinar series will be hosted on the Adobe Connect platform. To learn more, please visit

23rd Biennial Forum of Government Auditors

Forum Video Recordings Now Available

The forum recordings, that are permitted to be posted by session panelists, are now available at Videos will be available for viewing for one year.

The 23rd Biennial will use IBM’s Video Player, which is built around HTML 5, and is intended to work on all devices and players with no downloads required. 

2019 National Intergovernmental Audit Forum

Agenda and Presentations

Highlight: Key Note from 2019 National Intergovernmental Audit Forum – U.S. Comptroller General Gene L. Dodaro

Collaboration ideas sought

We are soliciting ideas for the types of coordination tools members would like to see on the Audit Forum website, in order to maximize collaboration and information sharing. Please email your comments and suggestions to Luis Escalante, Jr.   Thank you for your input!