Event details

NSW Members Meeting September (Newcastle)

"Insights into Audit & Risk Committee Requirements"

This session is a round table discussion focused on Audit and Risk Committees with the option to discuss other topics raised by attendees in the morning.

Presenter: Stephen Coates PFIIA CIA CGAP CRMA, Principal, Sustainable Strategy Deployment

Stephen is Chair and national President of the Institute of Internal Auditors - Australia and a member of the Institute's global Internal Audit Standards Board. He is also a Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia, and a regular presenter on accountability, transparency, governance & risk, including cyber risk.

He has over 20 years’ experience leading assurance and risk advisory teams in both a private and public-sector context. He was previously a partner in a large international advisory firm and has held senior roles in advisory and consulting services, technology risk consulting, and assurance services. Stephen is also a sought after non-executive director, company secretary, and independent audit and risk committee Chair. Stephen chairs five local government audit & risk committees and is involved with Boards at a number of other organisations as a non-executive director, company secretary, and independent audit & risk committee member.

Stephen delivers authoritative, independent, and confidential advice to enterprise leadership on systems and operations performance. He enhances business unit performance and efficiency through innovative processes and drives a culture of continuous improvement. Stephen consults to organisations on risk, risk culture, risk frameworks and managing risk. Stephen has also been involved in major IT security and IT forensic projects. He also delivers training events globally on risk and risk related topics.

A light breakfast will be provided.


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Venue and date:

Date: Tuesday, 3 September 2019 - 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM

Location: Newcastle


Lake Macquarie City Council

126-138 Main Road

Speers Point, NSW 2284


Status: Available


Member: $0.00

Non-Member: $0.00

Duration and CPE: 1.00 hours

For more information please contact Michelle Bailey

+61 2 9267 9155