1st INTOSAI Working Group on Big Data (China, 18-19 April, 2017)

1st INTOSAI Working Group on Big Data

The INTOSAI Working Group on Big Data (WGBD) held it’s first meeting on 18-19 April, 2017 at CNAO’s Audit Academy. 49 participants from 18 SAIs took part in this meeting. During the meeting most of the participants shared their experience in big data analytics in their respective countries. In the meeting, the Working Groups adopted its Terms of reference and Work Plan 2017-2019.

Working Group was created in the 22nd INCOSAI in December 2016. The Working Group is chaired by CNAO, China with GAO, USA as vice Chair. It has currently 17 members, which are Austria, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brazil, Denmark, Ecuador, Finland, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Russian Federation, Thailand, United Kingdom and one observer Estonia.