Brown Bag Discussion Panel: IT Risk Assessment - September 10, 2015
Join acting State Auditor Jan Jutte who will discuss the recently completed IT Risk Assessment and how it will be used in future audits.
Fraud Conference. October 12 or 13, to be arranged.
More detailed information soon, save the dates! 8 hours CPE
Brown Bag Discussion Panel: Talk with State of Washington Chief Privacy Officer Alex Alben
Washington is one of the first states to establish a privacy officer dedicated to examining privacy policies across state agencies; a role undertaken by tech veteran Alex Alben. Alben was formerly general counsel of Starwave Corporation and served in senior management at RealNetworks, Inc. He has lectured on intellectual property, entrepreneurship and technology issues; is the author of “Analog Days—How Technology Rewrote Our Future”; and is a graduate of Stanford University and Stanford Law School. Details still being arranged, more information to follow. 1 hour CPE.
Holiday Social - December 9. 2015
The Nisqually Chapter is glad to welcome Ms. Caran Lapointe, UN Under-Secretary-General for Internal Oversight Services (OIOS).
Carman L. Lapointe possesses the breadth and depth of experience and expertise required for this position. Since February 2009, she had been the director of the Office of Audit and Oversight at the International Fund for Agricultural Development, IFAD. From 2004 to 2009, she was the Auditor General of the World Bank Group.
Ms. Lapointe has also held chief oversight positions in a number of Canadian crown corporations, including: Corporate Auditor with Canada Post Corporation; Auditor of the Bank of Canada; Vice President of Internal Audit and Evaluation with Export Development Canada.
She has served as Chairperson and member of the Audit Committee of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe and as an Audit Committee Member for UNRWA. In 1994-95, Ms. Lapointe was Chairperson of the Institute of Internal Auditors, the profession's global organization. She has also served on the Criteria of Control Board of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and currently serves on a standards task force for the International Federation of Accountants.
Carman Lapointe is a graduate of the Financial Management Program in Internal Auditing from Algonquin College in Ottawa and is a Certified Internal Auditor, a Certified Fraud Examiner, and holds a Business Ethics Certificate from Colorado State University.
Registration will be open soon!