Conference programme

Day one

08:00 – 09:00      Registration, refreshments and exhibition 
09:00 – 09:15     

Welcome and opening address
Dr Ian Peters MBE - Chief Executive, Chartered IIA

09:15 – 10:00

Keynote session
Can business prevent environmental collapse?
Jonathon Porritt CBE - Environmentalist and Co-Founder,Forum for the Future
Chaired by Hannah Vaughan Jones, Broadcast Journalist and International News Anchor

10:05 – 10:45

Breakout sessions:     

 

STREAM A - Digital and cyber

Cyber security: protecting your organisation in the digital age

James Hatch - Director Cyber Services, BAE Systems

STREAM B - Regulatory and legal challenges

The future of corporate governance and stewardship in the UK

David Styles - Director of Corporate Governance, FRC  

STREAM C - Ethics, behaviour and culture

Ethics, behaviour and culture in a digital and AI world

Guendalina Dondè - Head of Research, Institute of Business Ethics

STREAM D - Risk and governance

How is assurance mapped in your organisation?

Alison Bexfield - Director, Finance and Planning, HMRC

Tim Addison - Director Internal Audit, HMRC

 

10:45 – 11:15              Refreshments and exhibition 
11:15 – 11:55 Breakout sessions:

 

STREAM A - Digital and cyber

Conquering the cloud – how can internal audit help?

Mark Buckwell - Executive Security Architect, Cloud Engagement Hub, IBM 

STREAM B - Regulatory and legal challenges

Preventing business cartels

Howard Cartlidge - Senior Director, Cartels, Competition and Markets Authority (CMA)

STREAM C - Ethics, behaviour and culture

The impact of organisational culture and ethics on the effectiveness and quality of the internal audit team

Michel Schurer - Manager Internal Audit, SMS Group GmbH  

 

STREAM D - Risk and governance

A practical guide to auditing third party risk

Nicola Brennan - Head of Internal Audit, Northern Ireland Water Ltd.

12:00 – 12:45

Keynote session
Why we must empower Internal Audit
Brendan Nelson - Audit Committee Chair, BP

12:45 – 14:00 Lunch and exhibition 
13:15 – 13:55 Lunch sessions: Audit Leaders lunch      
14:00 – 14:40

Keynote panel discussion: 
Re-imagining internal audit - highlighting the internal audit "mega trends" for the future 
Chaired by Hannah Vaughan Jones - Journalist, Broadcaster and international News Anchor

14:45 – 15:25

Breakout sessions:

 

STREAM A - Digital and cyber

How not to be the means by which your company gets hacked

David Emm - Principal Security Researcher, Global Research & Analysis Team, Kaspersky

STREAM B- Internal audit future thinking

The next generation of internal auditing - are you ready?

Mark Peters - Managing Director, Protiviti

STREAM C - Future leaders – CAE focus

Investing in your organisation's human capital - the internal audit department of the future

Guy Stacey - Director, IAC-Search

STREAM D - Management of change

Can your organisation really manage a strategic project - are you set up for success?

Mike Ward - Independent Management  Consultant, Association for Project Management - Assurance SIG

15:25 – 15:55 Refreshments and exhibition 
15:55 – 16:35 Breakout sessions:



STREAM A - Digital and cyber

Uncovering the secrets of the Dark Web

Speaker - TBC 

STREAM B - Internal audit future thinking

Board effectiveness – expanding the scope of internal audit

Peter Swabey - Director, ICSA

STREAM C - Future leaders – CAE focus

Internal audit's KPIs - do they really reflect the current requirements of your executive management?

Harjeet Powar - Partner, Internal Audit Practice, EY

Andy Clapham - Director - Internal Audit Practice, EY 

STREAM D - Management of change

Digitalisation and new technologies - managing the risk of change

Tom Faraday - Solution Strategy Lead and PM, EMEA, Galvanize 

Anil Jogani - Senior Governance and Strategy Advisor, Galvanize 

 

16:40 – 17:25

Keynote session
Risking all for the truth - the challenges of being an investigative journalist
Stephen Grey - Author & Investigative Journalist

17:25 – 17:30

Chair's closing remarks
Hannah Vaughan Jones, Broadcast Journalist

17:30 – 19:00

Networking drinks reception sponsored by Galvanize 

6 CPE points

Day two

08:00 – 09:00 Registration, refreshments and exhibition 
08:15 09:00 Women in Internal Audit community (WIIA) exclusive networking breakfast 
Special guest: Esther Stanhope - The ‘Impact Guru'
09:00 – 09:15

Welcome and introduction

Mark Lenton, Deputy President, Chartered IIA and Director of Internal Audit, Walgreens Boots Alliance

09:15 – 10:00

Keynote session
A 2020 Vision: Auditing at the speed of risk
Richard Chambers - President and CEO, IIA Global

10:05 – 10:45  Breakout sessions:
 

STREAM E - Financial services 

Regulation and the city post-Brexit 

Andrew Pilgrim - Government Financial Services Lead, EY

STREAM F - Leadership and management 

Getting the basics right – using the international standards to deliver success 

Liz Sandwith - Chief Professional Practices Adviser, Chartered IIA

STREAM G - Public sector

IT Audit in the public sector – doing more with less

Piyush Fatania - Internal Audit Manager, St Albans City and District Council

STREAM H -Audit transformation

Digitalisation: The Past and Future of Assurance

Andy Broughton - Director, Wolters Kluwer TeamMate

Viji Ganesan - IT Manager, Global Assurance, ArcelorMittal

10:45 –  11:15 Refreshments and exhibition 

 11:15 – 11:55

Breakout sessions:

     

 

STREAM E - Financial services

Compliance and internal audit - how do we effectively work together

Elizabeth Stevenson - Executive Director Internal Audit, SMBCE

STREAM F - Leadership and management 

Exploring the DNA of an internal auditor

Tracey McCavigan - Head of Internal Audit, Northern Ireland Civil Service 

STREAM G - Public sector 

Protecting the public purse - the role of internal audit

Diana Melville - Governance Advisor, CIPFA  

STREAM H - Audit transformation

Preparing your internal audit team for the wave of robotic process automation

Alison Grimmett - Head of Audit, TUI Group

12:00 – 12:45

Keynote session
Agent of change - diversity in practice
Sean Tompkins - CEO, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

12:45 – 14:00 Lunch and exhibition 
13:15 – 13:55 Lunch sessions: Apprenticeship insight session Ambition Model for Heads of Internal Audit   
14:00 – 14:35

Keynote session
Transforming the relationship between internal audit and the board of directors
Charlotte Valeur - Chair, Institute of Directors

14:40 – 15:30

Breakout sessions:

     

 

STREAM E - Financial services

Operational resilience within the financial services industry

Curtis Baron - Managing Director, Barclays Internal Audit

STREAM F - NEW! Interactive session

Aftermath: Ethical dilemmas for Internal Auditors

Hosted by Esther Stanhope

Join us for an interactive session where teams go head to head, sharing views on how to handle real life ethical business dilemmas.

STREAM G - Financial crime, bribery and corruption

Using machine learning and predictive modelling to detect and prevent fraud

Neil Berry - Partner
Forensic Data Analytics,
KPMG

STREAM H - Audit transformation

Co-sourcing and outsourcing internal audit – making it work for you

David Simpson - Director of Audit, Ageas

15:35 – 16:25

Breakout sessions:

     

 

STREAM E - Financial services

Improving risk governance and oversight in UK financial services

Hanif Barma - Founder, Risk Coalition and Partner, Board Alchemy

Chris Burt - Founder, Risk Coalition and Principal Halex Consulting 

STREAM F - NEW! Interactive session 

Aftermath: Ethical dilemmas for Internal Auditors

Hosted by Esther Stanhope

Join us for an interactive session where teams go head to head, sharing views on how to handle real life ethical business dilemmas.

STREAM G - Financial crime, bribery and corruption

Fighting corruption - the role of internal audit

Samar Pratt, Managing Director, Exiger

Jonathan Chibafa, Director, Anti-Bribery & Corruption, Exiger

STREAM H - Audit transformation

Audit of Marketing - focusing on the issues that really matter

Speaker TBC 

16:30 – 16:55

Keynote session
Making sure your internal audit team has impact
 
Esther Stanhope, The 'Impact Guru'

16:55 – 17:00

Chair's closing remarks
Esther Stanhope, The 'Impact Guru'

6 CPE points