2020 Professional Development Conference - 16.0 CPE
Registration is now opened - September 15-16, 2020
John Gill, JD, CFE - Criminology and the Psychology of Fraud
What drives fraudsters to lie, cheat and swindle? Understanding the path a fraudster takes from employee to criminal can provide valuable insight that can help strengthen your anti-fraud initiatives and make your fraud examinations more successful.Take a fascinating look inside the mind of a fraudster during this 1-day ACFE course and you will gain a deeper understanding of motivations and personality traits common to many fraudsters.
John Gill is ACFE 's VP of Education. He oversees the production and development of all the books, manuals, self-study courses and seminar and conference materials produced by the ACFE. He is a co-author of the Fraud Examiners Manual and serves as the editor-in-chief for the CFE Exam.- Sept 15 speaker 8.0 hours CPE.
Steve Dawson, CFE, CPA - The Construction Process of Fraud Prevention. Help designing an organization’s Anti-Fraud Program. No organization is exempt from the increasing occurrences of internal fraud. This session focuses on recent, recurring frauds and why the same types of fraud are happening repeatedly. This session addresses what can be done now to address this trend – the development and implementation of an efficient, effective anti-fraud program.
Steve Dawson has over 35 years experience performed forensic investigations and providing forensic training services. He has and continues to work closely with the U.S. SEC, the FBI, and other regulatory agencies. His book “Internal Control/Anti-Fraud Program Design for the Small Business” was published by Wiley. Sept. 16 speaker 4.0 hrs CPE
Rick Rusch, CPA, CITP - A Practical Guide to Cyber Security
Cyber security is challenging due to the constant changing and evolving threats and risks caused by the development of technology. However, it is important to take cyber security seriously as more and more important documents and data are stored digitally. Government, corporate, military, and medical organizations need to protect sensitive data that could cause a crisis if stolen or published. We’ll explore a depth in defense strategy that never stops changing as the attack vectors are in constant motion.
Rick has labeled himself as a Cybersecurity Evangelist entertaining groups while educating them on being digitally safe in the Internet age. Rick has degrees in accounting and computer science. In addition to being a CPA, he is a Certified Information Technology Professional, Charter Global Management Accountant, Sophos Certified Engineer, and Sophos Certified Architect. Sept. 16 speaker 4.0 hrs CPE
Non-Chapter Members: $395
Chapter Members: $295
Early Bird Discount: $100 (until August 15)
Staff Discount $100
Learning objective - specialized knowledge
Delivery method: Virtual
Prerequisites - none
Program level: Intermediate
No advanced preparation required