Program

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08:30 – 09:30    Registration and Welcome Coffee/Tea


09:30 – 09:50     Opening Remarks, Mr. Ara ChalabyanPresident IIA-Armenia


09:50 – 10:10     Audit Never Sleeps, Ms. Angela WitzanyChairman of the Board IIA-Global, Chairman IIA-Austria


10:10 – 10:30     Driving the Change in Private Sector, Mr. Ralph YirikianGeneral Manager VivaCell-MTS


10:30 – 11:00     Networking break


11:00 – 12:00     When Security Became Cybersecurity, Mr. Ramses Gallego, Strategist and Evangelist, Symantec, President ISACA Barcelona Chapter


12:00 – 12:50     Improving IA Quality in Financial Sector, Ms.Tatyana LebedynetsPresident of IIA-Ukraine,Head of On-site Inspection Department at the National Bank of Ukraine


12:50 – 14:00     Networking lunch


14:00 – 15:00     Role of Internal Audit in Corporate Governance, Mr. Robert CornelisseDirector of the European Institute for Audit Professionals, Internal Auditor at the Bank of Netherlands


15:00 – 16:30     Panel Discussion: Anticipating and Being Ready for Change

Moderator: Ms.Marina GouchianChief Audit Executive of ARC Document Solutions

Experts:

Ms.Angela Witzany, Chairman of the Board IIA-Global, Chairman IIA-Austria

Mr.Vardan AramyanFirst Deputy chief of Staff of the RA President’s Office

Ms.Daniela DanescuIRC member, IIA Global

Mr.Hans NieuwlandsCEO of IIA Netherlands

Ms.Adrine MkrtchyanInternal Auditor at Government of Dubai


19:30                      Gala Dinner


08:30 – 09:30    Morning Coffee/Tea


09:30 – 09:40     Opening Remarks, Mr. Azat GabrielyanVice President  IIA-Armenia


09:40 – 10:00     How to Implement Change? Lessons From Failures, Mr. Nerses YeritsyanDeputy Governor of the Central Bank of Armenia


10:00 – 10:20   Modernizing Internal Audit in Public Sector, Mr. Arman VatyanFinancial Management Sector Leader for Central Asia, Governance, the World Bank


10:20 – 10:50    Observations and Challenges of Internal Audit Functions at Central Bank – IMF Safeguards Perspectives, Mr. Elie ChamounSafeguards Assessments Division | Finance Department –International Monetary Fund


10:50 – 11:20     Networking break


11:20 – 12:20     Changing the Focus: What is Relevant?, Mr.Rüdiger RurainskyManaging Partner, Inspiring Development GmbH


12:20 – 13:20     Essential Soft Skills for a High Performing Internal Audit Function, Ms.Marina GouchianChief Audit Executive of ARC Document Solutions


13:20 – 14:20     Networking lunch


14:20 – 16:20      Panel Discussion: Information Security: Consideration for Business

Moderator: Mr.Komitas Stepanyan, Board Member IIA-Armenia 

Experts:

Mr.Vakhtang Abrahamyan, Deputy Governor of the CBA

Mr. Robert CornelisseDirector of the European Institute for Audit Professionals, Internal Auditor at the Bank of Netherlands

Mr.Armen SargsyanDeputy CEO of VTB Armenia

Mr.Vahagn Harutyunyan, CISO of Anelik Bank


16:20 – 16:40        Closing Remarks, Mr. Ara Chalabyan, President IIA-Armenia