Local Government Internal Audit Conference 2018


Keynote 1: Enabling innovation and a positive culture to drive success
Kelly Grigsby, Chief Executive Officer, Wyndham City Council

Keynote 2: Analytics: Using data to drive your decision making
Robert Overell PMIIA CIA, Chief Internal Auditor, Brisbane City Council

Session 1A: Strengthening business assurance via internal relationships
Shalni Prasad AMIIA, Internal Audit Program Coordinator, Shoalhaven City Council
Samantha Neilson, Legal Services Coordinator, Shoalhaven City Council

Session 1B: Case study of process improvement: integrating risk, audit and internal controls
Annette Pianezzola, Risk and Audit Analyst, City of Adelaide

Keynote 3: Panel session: Evaluating the effectiveness of audit, risk and improvement committees
No presentation

Session 2A: Event management, risk, security and the role of internal audit
Craig Sheridan, Managing Director, Sheridan Consulting Group

Session 2B: Assessing current and emerging risks: your blueprint for success
Aman Chand PMIIA, Director, Audit and Risk, Western Sydney University

Session 3A Information security and privacy: A toolkit for government
Michael Shatter, Partner and National Director, Security and Privacy Risk Services, RSM

Session 3B Developing a positive risk culture: The key to successful risk management
Deborah McDonald, Manager Integrated Risk, Singleton Council

Session 4A Tech talks: Enhancing performance through technology and innovation implementation
Talk 1: Luis Catarino, Local Government digital specialist
Talk 2: Charmian King, Policy and Risk Manager, Inner West Council
Talk 3: Geoff King, Head of Future City, City of Parramatta

Session 4B Office of Local Government (OLG) update
John Davies, Manager Council Governance, Innovation and Development Group, Office of Local Government

Keynote 4: Policy and decisions by numbers: Balancing the databook
Alex Lawrie, Institute for Public Policy and Governance and Centre for Local Government, University of Technology Sydney