Opening Keynote Address
How Emerging Technologies Will Impact You and Your Enterprise and What You Can Do About It
Robert Stroud, CGEIT, CRISC
VP of Innovation and Strategy
2014-2015 ISACA International President
Imagine the future of technology when cars will automatically correct their path to avoid accidents and drones will deliver your groceries. Explore the possibilities of the immersion of IT into everyday business and the impact of emerging and disruptive technologies. 2014-15 ISACA International President Robert Stroud poses the question to consider: “How will this impact me and my role—and what can I do to prepare?”
Robert E. Stroud, CGEIT, CRISC is the 2014-15 ISACA International President of and VP of Strategy and Innovation at CA Technologies (New York, USA). He is also the chair of ISACA’s ISO Liaison Subcommittee and member of ISACA’s Professional Influence/Advocacy Committee. An expert in strategy, innovation and financial IT management, he has spent more than 15 years in the finance industry. He has also served as international vice president of ISACA, member of ISACA’s Strategic Advisory Council, chair of the COBIT Steering Committee and member of the ISACA Framework Committee. Stroud earned the President’s Award from ISACA in 2013.
Assuring the Audit Committee of Internal Audit's Value
Anton van Wyk, CIA, CRMA
Partner, Assurance Services
2013-2014 Senior Vice Chair
The IIA Global Board of Directors
Anton is uniquely qualified to offer a world view of the Internal Audit field. He has more than 25 years of experience in corporate governance, risk management, and internal audit and currently leads the African Risk Assurance Services practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers. Previously, he served as Global Internal Audit Services leader and as president of IIA South Africa.
Closing Keynote Address
Vigilant Leadership: Looking Over the Horizon for Risk, Innovation, and Opportunity
Treadway & Associates, Inc.
Futurist Bob Treadway shows you how to look ahead to act on surprises, see emerging opportunities, tease out breakthrough ideas, and advance your status and effectiveness in your organization. You’ll learn how to look into the future even more effectively, shift your focus to the lens of the stakeholder, and pick out the early signals that need your attention and deeper thinking. Using a 2-5 year timeline, we will look at a range of factors that could affect your enterprise, team, or career. Bob will share examples and techniques from decades of work with vigilant individuals and organizations—and show you how to fold them into your own repertoire of abilities and assets.
Bob Treadway defies traditional classification, preferring to be viewed as a futurist, foresight advisor, and strategy consultant. His diverse background includes positions as an engineer, college professor, software marketing executive, business broker, and advertising agency principal. He has educated thousands of Fortune 500 managers and for the last 24 years, his predictions and analysis have enabled clients across continents and industries to prepare and strategize for their future.