2014 Internal Audit Education Section Annual Meeting
Canada Life Toronto, Ontario
Internal Audit professionals from all career levels are invited to attend this annual meeting to gain new knowledge, share ideas and network with their industry peers.
This year's keynote speaker is James Dennison, Managing Director, Operational Risk Division, OSFI, who will address the topic of “Managing Third Party Outsourcing Contracts and Expectations of Internal Audit’s Role”.
About James Dennison
Following prominent roles in major companies including Canada Trust and CIBC Mellon Trust, Dennison moved to OSFI. He is presently responsible for OSFI’s supervisory effectiveness of operational risk at federally-regulated financial institutions, including the effectiveness of governance oversight and operational risk management programs, as well as the management of various operational risks including management information systems, technology, cyber security, business continuity, information security and outsourcing.
Dennison graduated with a Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology, Bachelor of Commerce and an MBA, and has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder, Financial Risk Manager (FRM) and Professional Risk Manager (PRM), and Associate Business Continuity Professional (ABCP) designations.
About the Education Section Meetings
These are some of the most important and popular educational conferences in the insurance industry, and are attended by hundreds of professionals from various levels and functional areas from across Canada. The meetings include dynamic general sessions, plus discipline-specific educational sessions and presentations.