Tuesday, May 21, 2019
7:30 am - 8:00 am Registration / Continental Breakfast

8:00 am - 8:05 am Welcome

8:05 am - 9:30 am Opening Panel: Why accounting students need to understand cybersecurity: The Firm Perspective
Information Technology - 1.6 CH
Aparna Giridharadas, PwC
Jonathan Green, Deloitte
Johnny Lee, Grant Thornton
Beth Ross, EY

9:30 am - 9:40 am Break

9:40 am - 10:30 am Intersection of cybersecurity with business processes
Information Technology - 1.0 CH
Joy Gray, Bentley University 
Jonathan Green, Deloitte

10:30 am - 12:00 pm Teaching Session #1: Cybersecurity and IT Controls
Information Technology - 1.8 CH
Nick Smith, EY
Paul Steinbart, Arizona State University 

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch Session: Cybersecurity Game #1
You Crashed My Server! A Cybersecurity "Attack & Defense" Game
Information Technology - 1.2 CH
Pamela Schmidt, Washburn University
Kim Church, University of Missouri-Kansas City

1:30 pm - 2:50 pm Cybersecurity and Privacy: A Legal Perspective on Data privacy, Cybersecurity, and EU Regulations
Business Law - 1.6 CH
Laura Fey, Attorney

2:50 pm - 3:00 pm Break

3:00 pm - 4:15 pm Lessons from Practice: Insights from Protiviti Professionals
Information Technology - 1.5 CH
Daniel Stone, Protiviti
Daniel is a Senior Manager within the Internal Audit and Financial Advisory (IAFA) practice focused on Technology Audit. Daniel has 6 years of experience in leading and performing IT general and application controls assessments for SOX compliance. Daniel also has significant experience with Cybersecurity Risk Assessments, primarily using the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, and audits of technical security controls including hardware and network device configuration management, encryption, vulnerability management, and identity management.

Anup Vasisth, Protiviti
Anup Vasisth is a Manager with Protiviti’s Security and Privacy practice based out of Atlanta. He specializes in Application Security and has built Secure Development Lifecycle Programs, led GDPR, NIST and HIPAA Risk Assessments and PCI remediation activities for his clients. Prior to that, he was a software engineer at Noble Systems Corporation and worked with several cross-functional teams to deliver custom tools and applications in Python and C/C++. 

4:15 pm - 5:45 pm Teaching Session #2: Cybersecurity and Risk Management 
Information Technology - 1.8 CH
Alec Cram, Bentley University 
Mark German, KPMG

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Networking Reception

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast

8:00 am – 9:25 amSOC / AICPA Assurance Services
Audit - 1.6 CH
Chris Halterman, EY

9:25 am – 9:35 am Break

9:35 am – 10:50 am Teaching Session #3: Cybersecurity and Audit Analytics 
Information Technology - 1.5 CH
Paul Benedict, KPMG
Jiblin Thomas, Grant Thornton
David Wang, DePaul University 

10:50 am - 11:40 am Cybersecurity: Where does it fit in the accounting curriculum?
Information Technology - 1.0 CH
Steven Darroch, Deloitte
Diane Janvrin, Iowa State University 

11:40 am – 12:30 pm AICPA: Badges and Teaching 
Information Technology 1.0 CH
Kim Church, University of Missouri-Kansas City

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch session: Cybersecurity Game #2 – CyberProtect
Information Technology - 0.5 CH
Lorraine Lee, University of North Carolina-Wilmington

Note: The CPE Fields of Study curriculum is divided into twenty subject matter areas. These fields represent the primary knowledge and skill areas needed by accounting licensees to perform professional services in all fields of employment. Each Credit Hour is based on 50 minutes. The Program Level for each of these sessions is Basic, unless otherwise stated. Delivery Method: Group Live

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