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 Central Regional Conference, Indianapolis, IN

5/18/2014 12:00 AM
5/21/2014 12:00 AM
Indianapolis |
The IIA Indianapolis Chapter invites you to the 2014 Central Regional Conference (CRC) to be held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Indianapolis from May 18th to May 21st.  The city will host one of the largest sporting events in the world with the Indianapolis 500 later that same week.  As such, the CRC is themed Racing to Relevance!  
The CRC kicks off Sunday with two pre-conference activities: a CIA exam preparation workshop in the afternoon and welcome registration in the evening.
On Monday, Senior Vice Chairman of the IIA North American Board and the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control’s Director of Audit John Wszelaki will take the stage with the first of four general sessions.  Then over the course of two days, more than 35 concurrent sessions will be available in five educational tracks:
·         IT Audit and Information Security
·         Financial and Process Based Auditing
·         Governance, Fraud, and Ethics
·         Specialty Topics
·         CIA Review Course
The last day of the CRC features two general sessions in the morning led by COSO Chairman Emeritus Larry Rittenberg and CAE panelists from Wendy’s, General Motors, Humana, and State Farm. 
·         Internal Audit 2014 on the Track and What the Finish Line Looks Like in 2020
John Wszelaki, Senior Vice Chairman, IIA North American Board of Directors,
Director of Audit, Dept. of Alcoholic Beverage Control, Commonwealth of Virginia
·         Assessing Your Data Analytics Maturity
Steve Biskie, Managing Director, High Water Advisors, Inc.
·         Using the Updated COSO Framework to Reduce Costs and Increase Effectiveness
Larry Rittenberg, Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin
·         CAE Panel Discussion, moderated by Larry Rittenberg
Harold Silverman, Vice President, Internal Audit, The Wendy’s Co.
Tracy Sokol, Vice President, Internal Audit, State Farm Insurance
Brian Thelen, General Auditor and Chief Risk Officer, General Motors
On Wednesday afternoon, there will be two post-conference events: a CIA exam preparation workshop and CAE roundtable.
Price for 18.5 NASBA CPE - $695 for IIA members and $795 for non-members, or call +1-407-937-1111 for group pricing.  The CIA Review Course has an additional fee of $205 per part.
An extremely limited number of Hyatt Regency rooms may still be available at the Hyatt Regency Indianapolis at a special rate of $159 plus tax per night.  Check availability online or call 317.632.1234 and mention the CRC. 
 Please visit for more details and to register.  And follow the CRC on Twitter!