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IIA South West conference 2017

Insight and excellence

The ability to deliver effective assurance to key stakeholders and to drive quality and credibility upwards under constant cost constraints is critical to success. The South West annual conference 2017, held at Doubletree by Hilton Cadbury House, will delve into auditing in an increasingly demanding environment and ensure you are up to date with thought leaders in the profession.

Selected to represent both private and public sectors the speakers will talk you through their current challenges and the techniques and methods they employ to overcome them.

This two-day event provides you with an invaluable opportunity to network in a professional but relaxed environment, including a full gala dinner in the evening on the first night.

The IIA South West AGM will be held on day two, click here for more information. 


 Why you should attend

  • stay up to date on best practice on effective internal auditing and risk management
  • gather and share ideas on improving the efficiency of your team with your peers
  • network with other audit and risk professionals in a relaxed and friendly environment
  • team build with fellow colleagues

Book now to secure your place


Gala dinner

Join us for a black tie gala dinner where actor John Lyons, best known for playing Sir David Jason's long suffering sidekick D.S. George Toolan in 'A Touch of Frost', will be the after dinner speaker. Lyon's career has been both long and varied, covering West End musicals and straights plays. He will share his 17 year journey in A Touch of Frost providing you a comical and entertaining finish to day one.


CPE competency areas covered

  • internal audit delivery
  • improvement and innovation
  • business acumen

Day 1 - 6 CPE points | Day 2 - 5 CPE points | Attend both days and receive 11 CPE points


Day one - Thursday 11 May

08.00-09.25 Coffee and registration
09.25-09.30

Introduction
Andrew Ellins

09.30-10.15

Supply chain management/procurement
Laura Faulkner, chief procurement officer, Nationwide

10.15-11.00

The future of internal audit and reviewing the performance of internal audit departments
Matthew Cheetham, partner, Deloitte

11.00-11.15 Refreshments
11.15-12.15

Talent management
Wendy Edwards, human capital leader, PwC West and Wales

12.15-13.00

Internal controls assurance
Amarjit Atkar, director audit, assurance and risk, MOD

13.00-14.00 Lunch
14.00-14.45

Can controls really combat fraud?
Dawn Baker, senior manager, KPMG

14.45-15.30

Reporting without tears: excellent executive summaries
Sara I James, Getting Words to Work

15.30-15.45 Refreshments
15.45-16.30

IT transformation change / programme management
Hedley Walls, managing consultant, IT assurance and delivery, PA Consulting Group

16.30-17.15

Thoughts from your president
Paul Boyle, President, Chartered IIA

17.15-17.30

Day one closing remarks
Andrew Ellins

19.00 onwards

Drinks reception and gala dinner

 Day two - Friday 12 May

08.30-09.00 Coffee and registration
09.00-09.05 Introduction
John Chesshire
09.05-09.45

Latest developments in the profession
Dr Ian Peters MBE, chief executive, Chartered IIA

09.45-10.30

Taking risk to the next level - the future of risk management
Philip Basham, director, Amberwing

10.30-10.45 Refreshments
10.45-11.30

Agile auditing - a case study and auditing culture - not just for financial services
Nick Curle, managing director - head of audit strategy and change, Barclays Internal Audit

11.30-12.30

Marketing internal audit
Mike Taylor, head of global internal audit, Experian plc

12.30-13.30 Lunch and AGM (AGM is for members only)
13.30-14.15

Cyber security update
Presented by KPMG

14.15-15.00

Updates to the UK Governance Code/Ethics/Culture
Liz Sandwith, chief professional practice advisor, Chartered IIA

15.00-15.05

Closing remarks
John Chesshire


Conference with dinner and accommodation

Member price: £440 + VAT  
Non-member price: £565 + VAT  

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Conference with dinner

Member price: £350 + VAT  
Non-member price: £475 + VAT  

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Attend one day only

Member price: £210 + VAT  
Non-member price: £275 + VAT  

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Day one with dinner

Member price: £280 + VAT  
Non-member price: £340 + VAT  

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Sponsorship

For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact John.Thomasson@iia.org.uk or call 07747150122


This event has been organised by our IIA South West regional volunteer team.