Welcome to ISACA London Chapter
As an independent, non-profit, global association, ISACA engages in the development, adoption and use of globally accepted, industry-leading knowledge and practices for information systems. Previously known as the Information Systems Audit and Control Association, ISACA now goes by its acronym only, to reflect the broad range of IT governance professionals it serves.
ISACA London Chapter Nominations 2018/19
The ISACA London Chapter and Nominating Committee are seeking volunteers interested in serving in leadership roles (board members) and other volunteer positions for the Chapter during the 2018-19 term.
Apprentices to Board Members: For those not yet ready to take on full board positions, there are now Apprentice roles working to corresponding Portfolio Directors, the Treasurer and the Company Secretary. This not only provides support for the corresponding board member, but also offers experience relevant to succession to that higher role.
The tenure of the current Board officers and appointed positions will end at the AGM in May 2018. A new slate of recommended Board positions will be presented to the Chapter members at least two weeks before the Annual General Meeting (AGM) and the elections will occur at the AGM in May 2018.
Each year, open nominations are held to present a slate of Board Officers and Appointed Positions for the upcoming year. A nominee must be a Chapter member in good standing and have the skills, time and resources necessary to perform the duties of their nominated position.
For May 2018/May 2019 there are five vacancies listed below and job descriptions for the five areas are attached to assist your review of the roles and responsibilities for the Director/Apprentice positions. The current Board members are available to assist anyone interested in the vacant positions and their contact information is available from the Chapter’s website. Vacant positions are:
2. External Relations
3. Membership, Certifications & Training
1. Academic Relations
2. Company Secretary
If you are interested in serving, wish to nominate someone, in any of the vacant positions above or have any questions about serving, contact any Board Member or reply directly to email@example.com to which completed nominations forms should be sent.
Nominations will close on 28th February 2018, so please respond now.
The Chapter Nominations Committee Members are:
· Nneka Abulokwe (Chair)
· Ken Spence – President
· Deepinder Chabra – Vice President
· Paul White – Immediate Past President
Our mission and focus for 2016-2017
Our chapter mission that has been endorsed by the London chapter board is to provide value to its members by focusing into the following dimensions:
To promote the education of and help expand the knowledge and skills of members in the inter-related fields of auditing, quality assurance, security and IT Governance;
To encourage a free exchange of IT Governance, quality assurance, and security techniques, approaches and problem solving by members;
To promote adequate communication to keep members abreast of current events in IT Governance, quality assurance, and security fields that can be of benefit to them and their employers;
To communicate to management, auditors, universities and to IS professionals the importance of establishing controls necessary to ensure the effective organisation and utilisation of data processing resources.
The strategy for 2017-18 and future will be published soon.
Members in the ISACA’s London Chapter volunteer program support the professional community and have the opportunity to drive the vision and development of new products that ISACA will be offering in future.
ISACA London Chapter is open to applications of volunteers and will happily discuss any opportunities with the interested parties.
Some of the respective areas where volunteers could offer their expertise are the following:
- Communication and Marketing
- Events – internal and external
- Education and Certification.
Being a volunteer in a global network of professional, will provide you the opportunity to develop key relationships with industry leaders and professional that will contribute towards your career development and enhance your opportunities to learn new areas.
ISACA London chapter volunteers will finally be awarded with CPE credits for their time investment while in volunteer opportunities.
If you have an interest to explore current volunteer opportunities, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org.