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Schedule, Sessions Descriptions and Speakers for IDEA Innovations Conference

Location for IDEA Innovations Conference

Pricing Information and Registration for IDEA Innovations Conference

Pre Conference | Tuesday, Sept 18, 2018

7:00 - 8:30 AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 11:30 AM

Hands-On Workshops

Fraud Data Analytics: Disbursement Fraud

Leonard Vona, Fraud Auditing, Inc. & Carol Ursell, Audimation Services

Ready, Set, Script

Chris Peters, GPS Consultants & Jennifer Ellison, Audimation Services

Audit Data Prep: From Raw to Real

Mario Perez, Audimation Services
11:30 - 12:30 PM

Lunch

12:30 - 3:30 PM

Fraud Data Analytics

Continued

Ready, Set, Script

Continued

Audit Data Prep: From Raw to Real

Continued
6:00 - 8:00 PM

Speaker Reception

Conference Day 1 | Wednesday, Sept 19, 2018

7:00 - 8:30 AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 8:35 AM

Welcome & User of Excellence

8:35 - 9:45 AM

General Session

What's Your SQ? Finding Your Strategic Question

Jeremy Clopton, Upstream Academy
9:45 - 10:00 AM

Networking Break

10:00 - 10:50 AM

Mission Possible: Working with BSA/AML Models

Rita Nash, Experis Finance

Taking a Bite-Size Approach to Audits Using Dashboards

Philip Billeaud, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company & Mark Ponter, LyondellBasell Industries

Overcoming Resource Challenges with Continuous Monitoring

John T McEwen & Jim Lambert, Bowling Green State University

IDEA Basics for Beginners
($25)

Carol Ursell & Teresa Kilpatrick, Audimation Services

Pictures Speak Volumes - Applying Visualization to Data Analytics
($25)

Mario Perez & Jennifer Ellison, Audimation Services
11:00 - 11:50 AM

Brace for Impact - The GDPR is Coming!

Anke Eckardt, Lehigh Hanson/Heidelberg Cement

Start with the End in Mind

Trevor Hughes, Virginia Tech

Combining Data & Culture - It Can Be Done

Richard Fowler, Huntington Ingalls Industries
12:00 - 12:50 PM

Lunch

1:00 - 1:50 PM

General Session

BE ALL IN...Getting to 100%

Craig Zablocki
2:00 - 2:50 PM

Using Unconventional Data to Uncover Fraud & Errors

Samantha Webster, Mohegan Tribe
Lisa Evans, Mohegan Tribe

Audit Shop of the Future: Analytics & Visualization

Tamsir Samb, State Bank & Trust

Full Disclosure: Using IDEA for Subsequent Event Testing in QuickBooks

Fred Lyons, D'Arcangelo & Co LLP

Building Complex Equations
($30)

Teresa Kilpatrick & Jennifer Ellison, Audimation Services

CIDA Prep - Importing, Interrogating & IDEAScripts
($30)

Carol Ursell & Mario Perez, Audimation Services
3:00 - 4:15 PM
75 min sessions

5 Stage Approach to Using Data Analytics

Mark Mayberry, BDO

Harness the Power of Python

Steven Duc Tran, Halliburton

Audit Analytics as an Agent of Change

Lenny Block, NASDAQ
4:15 - 4:30 PM

Networking

4:30 - 5:30 PM

General Session

CaseWare IDEA Update

CaseWare IDEA Product Development Representative
5:30 PM

Reception

Conference Day 2 | Thursday, Sept 20, 2018

7:00 - 8:00 AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:00 - 8:50 AM

Baptism by Fire - New Auditor on Data Overload

Russ Chidester, TxDOT

Not Technical? Not A Problem!

Sharae Smith, EnvisionRX

Source to Pay Implementations Done Right

Leslie Townsend & Eddie Tang, Edwards Lifesciences

 

 

9:00 - 9:50 AM

Work Smarter, Not Harder

Jay Shah, Panduit Corporation

Gaining Efficiencies in Payments & Payroll

Martin Monfette & Brian Element, Public Services & Procurement

Catch Me If You Can: Using IDEA for Proximity Analysis

Kimberly Peters & Chris Peters, GPS Consultants
9:50 - 10:15 AM

Networking Break

10:15 - 11:05 AM

Create-Your-Own Applications & Systems Testing

Tal Seaman, Navigator Solutions

Elevating Internal Audit's Stature

Joe Oringel, Visual Risk IQ & Stacie Tronto, East Carolina University

Using Data Fusion for Airline Performance Measurement

Scott Jones, Key Performance Initiatives, Inc.

Navigating the Supreme Court Ruling for Sales Tax
 

Teresa Kilpatrick & Carol Ursell, Audimation Services

Pictures Speak Volumes - Applying Visualization to Data Analytics
($25)

Mario Perez & Jennifer Ellison, Audimation Services
11:15 - 12:05 PM

Leveraging Data Between Working Papers and IDEA in Your External Audit Engagements

Rohit Kundu, CaseWare IDEA

The Untapped Potential of IDEAScript Dialogs

Brian Element, Public Services & Procurement

HR Data - The End of an Error

Kathy Frantz, City of Casper
12:10 - 1:10 PM

Lunch

1:15 - 2:05 PM

New & Exciting Ways to Test GL Data

Kathryn Horton, Marcum LLP

Eliminating Duplicates

Chris Reed, Lyondell Bassell

Getting More from ERP Data

Ben Johnson, Utah State University

Building Complex Equations
($30)

Teresa Kilpatrick & Jennifer Ellison, Audimation Services

CIDA Prep - Identifying Anomalies, Duplicates & Exceptions
($30)

Carol Ursell & Mario Perez, Audimation Services
2:15 - 3:30 PM
75 min sessions

From Auditor to Advisor

Diarra Boye, UT Health

All the Data. All the Insights

JoRay McCoy, State of Oklahoma

Driving Efficiency from the Inside Out

Sabri Keskin, American Water
3:30 - 3:45 PM

Networking Break

3:45 - 5:00 PM

Closing Session

Level Up & Charge Ahead

Jennifer Ellison & Jill Davies, Audimation Services

Post Conference | Friday, September 21st

7:30 - 8:30 AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 11:30 AM

Mastering Problem Print Report & PDF Files

Carol Ursell, Audimation Services

Leveraging IDEA to Effectively Communicate Results & Drive Action

Jeremy Clopton, Upstream Academy
11:15 - 12:35 PM

Adjourn