A2: Managing Cultural Differences on International Audits  - Richard A. Kish – (Beginner & Intermediate) 

The session will present a "hands on" approach on how to manage cultural differences while conducting international audits and includes advice from the firsthand experience of the speaker, who has conducted over 30 international audits in 10 different countries. (Belgium, England, Canada, Mexico, Spain, Korea, Japan, Sweden, Italy and Czech Republic)  By learning and understanding other cultures, auditors will be more accepted by the host country resulting in more successful international audits.