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IIA Brazos Valley Chapter Meeting - January 2018

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Outback Steakhouse

2102 Texas Avenue

College Station, TX 77840

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Please join us for the IIA Brazos Valley Chapter Meeting. Lunch will be served at noon. The meeting will open with chapter business followed by a presentation on Auditing the Cloud Environment given by Remi Nel.

Cloud-based solutions are increasing in popularity and are being embraced by organizations of all sizes. Auditors must understand the key concepts and risk inherent to this technology. This hands on session provides information to help auditors understand the technology and provide the basis for analyzing and assessing risks.

Objectives:

  • Understand why risks are different in the cloud.
  • Explore audit activities to identify risks specific to cloud environments.
  • Identify Internal Audit's role in an organization's procurement/design phase.
  • Understand and interpret Service Organization Control (SOC) reports for IT risks.

Speaker: Remi Nel, Senior Manager, Global Technology Audit, Rackspace

Remi Nel, CPA, CISA, CIA, ISO 27001 LA, has responsbility for managing the execution of a risk-based global IT and security audit plan for Rackspace's global footprint of data centers and office locations across the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Prior to joining Rackspace, Remi was with EY working with banking, insurance, and IT hosting clients. He has delivered training presentations on cloud computing and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), educating and creating awareness among audit professionals on the benefits and risks with technology. Remi is actively involved in the IIA as the District Advisor for South Region, District 1 and is the past Chapter President and a current board member of the San Antonio IIA Chapter.

Experience Level: Basic / Intermediate

Prerequisite: None

CPE hours: 1 Hour

Lunch options are: Grilled chicken/ Mixed vegetables or Burger/ Seasoned fries. All options are served with caesar salad and iced tea.

Registration fees through January 23, 2018 are $25 per registrant. Please RSVP for an accurate lunch count. Arrive 30 minutes prior to start for registration and networking. Entree selection will be requested via email prior to the event.

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