Wales Conference 2019

Wales Annual Conference 2019 | 17 September | Glamorgan

Theme: Future Focus | Tomorrow's Risks Today

Join us at the 2019 Wales conference at the beautiful Hensol Castle, Vale of Glamorgan. With a strong focus on cyber security, a first-look and detailed discussion of the Risk in Focus 2020 report, and a highly interactive session testing your judgement of tricky situations in the good governance space. The Wales conference is growing in presence year on year. This year we welcome our sponsors BHBi and Hays Recruitment, and look forward to a great day of learning supported by the Wales volunteer network! 


08.30 - 08.55

Arrival and refreshments

08.55 - 09.00 Welcome
Conference Chair: Derek Jamieson - Regional Director, Chartered IIA
09.00 - 09.30

Opening address
Ian Peters - Chief Executive, Chartered IIA

09.30 - 10.15

Developing data analytics in internal audit
Aaron Altrock - Data Analytics Manager Group Internal Audit, Lloyds Banking Group

10.15 - 11.00

Cyber security: the current threat and regional police response
Symon Kendall - Detective Sergeant, Regional Cyber Crime Unit 

11.00 - 11.30


11.30 - 12.15

Managing cyber risks: where should internal audit focus its attention
Mike Hughes - Past President ISACA Central UK, Partner Haines Watts and NED CyberQ Group

12.15 - 13.00

Aftermath: ethical dilemmas for internal auditors
Liz Sandwith - Chief Professional Practices Advisor, Chartered IIA

13.00 - 14.00


14.00 - 14.45

Auditing social commitments
Debra Webb - Senior Auditor, Tata Steel

14.45 - 15.30

Risk in Focus 2020 
Liz Sandwith - Chief Professional Practices Advisor, Chartered IIA

15.30 - 15.45


15.45 - 16.30 Interactive sessions: Risk in Focus 2020 challenges
Liz Sandwith - Chief Professional Practices Advisor & Derek Jamieson, Regional Director, Chartered IIA
16.30 - 16.45

Summary and close
Derek Jamieson - Regional Director, Chartered IIA

CPE competency areas covered

  • Internal audit delivery
  • Improvement and innovation
  • Business acumen
  • Government risk and control

6 CPE points

This event has been organised by our Wales committee volunteer network.

Queries on this event: Mandy Coleman  or  00 353 1 284 9669

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