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Robotic Process Automation: Opportunity and responsibility for internal audit

PwC estimates that 45% of workforce tasks can be automated which could save an estimated $2 trillion in global workforce costs. Through the deployment of software robots which are easy to configure and do not require extensive IT knowledge, organizations can employ Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to automate manual tasks such as copy and pasting data between applications or reconciling and cross-referencing data.

For internal audit, RPA presents both opportunity and responsibility. By helping the organization understand and control RPA risks and identifying opportunities to embrace RPA within their own organization, internal audit can position themselves as trusted advisors.

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The Carnegie Mellon University Risk and Regulatory Services Innovation Center sponsored by PwC advances how businesses and organizations use technology to solve organization-wide issues and address compliance requirements. The Center supports education and research in critical areas such as information privacy and security, audit innovation, and data analytics to address risk, regulatory and compliance challenges.

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Dean Simone
US, Asia-Pacific, and Americas Cluster Risk Assurance Leader
Tel: +1 (267) 330 2070
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Jason Pett
Internal Audit, Compliance & Risk Management Solutions Leader
Tel: +1 (410) 659 3380
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Scott Greenfield
Advanced Risk and Compliance Analytics Solutions Leader
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Trust and Transparency Solutions Leader
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Julianne Inozemcev
Process Assurance Solutions Leader
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Enterprise Systems Solutions Leader
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