IIA Canada VIRTUAL National Conference - September 14 - 16, 2020



Chambers, Richard F.

President and CEO, Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)

John, Jenitha

Senior Vice Chair of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Global Board of Directors

Johnson, Greg

Professional storm-chaser, Severe weather expert

Korris, Nejolla

CEO, InterVeritas International Ltd.

Legge, Adam

Community Leader & Author

Métayer, Estelle

Competitive and Strategic Intelligence Expert - Competia

Michalisin, William

Executive VP & Chief Operating Officer, The IIA

Tan, Alfredo

Chief Digital & Innovation Officer, WestJet Airlines

Thorp, Jer

Data Artist


Akbar, Javed

Chief Risk & Audit Officer, Tasnee Global

Appelbaum, Deniz

Assistant Professor, Montclair State University
Richard Arthurs

Arthurs, Richard

Partner, MNP

Barr, James

Partner, KPMG LLP

Bateman, Jon

Executive Advisor, City of Calgary, City of Calgary

Belanger, Heather

Senior Auditor, CSE

Bessey, Tony

Managing Director, Integrated BPE, Inc.

Brady, Bryan

Assistant Director of Professional Practices, Canada Revenue Agency

Breslin, Mary

Founder and Managing Partner, Verracy

Brown, Brian

Principal, Best Job in the Company Consulting Services

Chan, Timothy

Manager, Internal Audit, Suncor Energy Inc.

Chapman, Neil

Lead Auditor, I & O Assurance Services, Inc.

Chase, Michael

Director, Risk Surveillance & Sector Oversight, Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions, Canada

Chaudhry, Yogendra

Vice President, ECO Canada

Clifton, Jason

Partner, Consulting, Calgary, EY

Cyr, Fern

Chief Audit Executive, Retired

Dai, Sophie

Acting Manager, Operations Audit Section, Calgary Police Service

Douglas, Maya

Manager, Risk Advisory, Deloitte LLP

Drašček, Matej

Head of Internal Audit, IIA Slovenia

Dunn, Kevin

President, Cultura Consulting Corporation

Elyk, Kerri

Senior Auditor, Emergency Management and Programs Branch (EMPB) Public Safety Canada

Ferguson, James

Senior Pipeline Risk Assessor, Stantec

Forgues, Paul

Executive Director, The IIA Canada

Fox, Robert

Senior IT Auditor, CSE

Genest, Yves

Vice-President, Products and Services, Canadian Audit and Accountability Foundation

Guo, Peter

BC Leader, Enterprise Risk Services, Cannabis Industry Services, MNP LLP

Gupta, Arvind

Professor of Computer Science, University of Toronto, University of British Columbia

Helberg, David

Conference Chair

Hepworth, Tracy

Vice-President, Internal Audit, Farm Credit Canada

Ibrahim, Reema

Partner, KPMG Canada

Iles, Keegan

National Insurance Consulting Leader, PwC Canada

Ivany, Robyn

Audit Advisor, University of Calgary

Jacobucci, Rob

Vice President, Corporate Compliance and Internal Audit, TC Energy

James, Barry

Lloyd Sadd Insurance Brokers Ltd.

Johnson, Douglas

VP Internal Audit, Haventree Bank

Knack, Andrew

Councillor, City of Edmonton

Knuff, Colleen

Sr. Director, Product Management, Wolters Kluwer

Kolos, Tanya

Senior Manager, Advisory Services, EY

Kostanecki, Michael

Associate Director, Protiviti

Kuling, Robert

Partner, MNP

Lalonde, Natalie

Chief Audit and Evaluation Executive at Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

Lang, Janine

Director, KPMG Canada

Laqua, Raimund

Founder and Chief Compliance Engineer, Lean Compliance Consulting, Inc

Lass, Caroline

Advisor, Caroline Lass - CL Advisory Services & Solutions

Lee, Lisa

VP of Audit, Alphabet/Google

Li, Limei

Audit Manager, Government of Nova Scotia

Maligec, Christine

Alberta Urban Municipalities Association

Mercier, JS

National Lead for Innovation and Markets, Risk and governance Practice, PwC Canada

Miller, Mike

Partner, Consulting, Calgary (Western Canada Robotic Process Automation & Analytics Leader), EY

Miyashiro, Rob

Councillor, City of Lethbridge

Mulji, Rahim

AVP, Business and Operations Internal Audit, Canadian Western Bank

Nizar, Mourad

Canada Revenue Agency

Palmer, Katherine

City Auditor, City of Calgary

Péladeau, Annie

Chief Audit Executive and Director General, Audit, Evaluation and Ethics, CSE

Picco, Jeremy

Managing Partner, PRA Canada

Ramaley, Kenneth

Managing Director, Ramaley Group, LLC

Richards, Landa

Consultant, Richards Consultancy, Inc.

Ross, Paul

Partner - Senior Vice President Forensic, KPMG LLP

Russell, Nancy

Chief Audit Executive, Great-West Lifeco

Samson, Daniel

Head of Internal Audit, SRI International

Satre, Jill

Partner, PwC LLP

Schultz, Nicole

Director, Internal Audit, University of Calgary

Seabrooke, Louis

Director General, Internal Audit and Evaluation, CRA,

Sechrist, Jason

Director of Audit Solutions, AuditBoard

Shaw, Colin

SVP & Global Head of Internal Audit – OMERS

Smigarowski, Sheila

Sheila Smigarowski Consulting and Coaching

Sund, Pooja

Director, Audit and Data Analytics, Microsoft

Tardif, Stephane

Managing Director, Property & Casualty Insurance Group, Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions, Canada

Tassé, Marc

Professor, University of Ottawa
Archie Thomas

Thomas, Archie

Consulting Internal Auditor

Villanueva, Ralph

IT Security and Compliance Analyst, Diamond Resorts

Woolley, Evan

Councillor, City of Calgary