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A Conference on IT Governance
  9 - 10 May 2006
Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

"Effective IT Governance: Balancing Compliance, Risk, Assurance to Enhance Performance"

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Organised by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA Malaysia Chapter)
in collaboration with the Malaysian National Computer Confederation (MNCC) Supported by

Objectives of the IT Governance Conference

The annual ISACA MNCC IT Governance Conference provides the most comprehensive training on IS Audit, control and security offered in Malaysia. This unique conference focuses on the latest strategies to address business, managerial, operational, auditing and security challenges associated with information technology and information systems. The various conference sessions focus on new technologies and systems approaches, while identifying opportunities and risks.

Critical IT issues covered include IT assurance, information security management and IT governance. Whether you are confronted with issues of global importance or simply answers to local challenges, the IT Governance conference will deliver the best practices, tools and knowledge used to benchmark and measure IT Functions of the public and private sector to help meet these needs with confidence and asurance. This Conference is timely to examine the changing role and added responsibilities of the IT departments as key drivers of technology growth in the country. The Conference has always been an excellent forum for networking and exchanging of valuable ideas and experiences.

Who Should Attend

This conference has been structured with both management and technical professionals in mind and will appeal to :
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PROGRAM

Day 1 : 9 May 2006

8.00 a.m.

Registration/Morning Coffee

9.00 a.m.

Welcome Speech - Organising Committee Chairman
Opening Speech

YB Dato' Sri Dr Jamaludin bin Dato' Mohd Jarjis, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation

9.45 a.m.

Break

10.15 a.m.

KEYNOTE ADDRESS 1 - "The Value of a Robust IT Governance Framework"
Dato' Suriah bt Abdul Rahman, Advisor, Ministry of
Science, Technology and Innovation

10.55 a.m.

KEYNOTE ADDRESS 2 - "IT Governance - Boon or Bane"
Mr. Abdul Hamid, CISA, CPA, Vice-President, IT Governance Institute

11.35 a.m.

Short Break

11.40 a.m.

Value Delivery as part of IT Governance : Method for Getting and Measuring Value from IT Investment
Mr. Mark Puzey, Asia-Pacific Partner In Charge, IT Governance, KPMG Australia

12.20 p.m.

Achieving IT Governance: Minimise Complexity, Maximise Value
Mr. Karl D. Verhulst, Director, Marketing, Asia South, Computer Associates International Inc.

1.00 p.m.

Lunch

2.00 p.m.

COBIT 4.0   What is New and Using it to Implement IT Governance
Ms. Foo Mei Ling, Director and Principal Trainer, Advent CGS Director, ISACA Malaysia Chapter

2.40 p.m.

COBIT as an Information Security Harmoniser
Mr. A. Rafeq, CISA, President, Strategic Development and Alliances, Tally India, Bangalore

3.20 p.m.

Break

3.50 p.m.

Platinum Sponsor's Presentation

4.20 p.m.

Corporate Governance and IT Governance Balancing Conformance and Performance. A Panel Discussion
President of IIA (M), President of MICG, President of ISACA (M), President of MNCC, Invited Speakers: Mr A. Hamid, Mr. A. Rafeq, Mr. Jim Khong

Day 2 : 10 May 2006


TRACK A
 Management Track


TRACK B
Technical Track

8.00 a.m.

Arrival & Registration

8.00 a.m.

Arrival & Registration

9.00 a.m.

The Secrets of Governing a Successful ERP Project Implementation
Mr. Adrian Chan, Senior Manager, Solution Architect, SAP Malaysia

9.00 a.m.

A Practical Approach to Implementing IT Security Standard
Mr. Alan See, Managing Director, e-Cop.net Surveillance Sdn. Bhd.

9.45 a.m.

Detecting and Managing Fraud  - Fraud Controls and Trend and Benford s Law Analysis
Mr. Tommy Seah, CFE-In-Practice, Singapore, Member of the ACFE Board of Regents

9.45 a.m.

When Things Go Wrong: CSI or IT Forensics
Mr. Mohd. Shukri Othman, Senior Computer Forensics Analyst,  National ICT Security and Emergency Response Centre (NISER)

10.30 a.m.

BREAK

10.30 a.m.

BREAK

11.00 a.m.

Gold Sponsor's Product Presentation

11.00 a.m.

Gold Sponsor's Product Presentation

11.30 a.m.

Potholes to Avoid on the Road to a Governance Framework
Mr. Jim Khong, Chief Internal Auditor, Hong Leong Assurance Bhd.

11.30 a.m.

End User Computing  -  Creating a Secure Shadow (End User) IT Organisation
Mr. Mohd. Khairuddin Abdulla, ICT Security Controller, HeiTech Padu Bhd

12.15 p.m.

LUNCH

12.15 p.m.

LUNCH

1.30 p.m.

IT Governance
James Cruz, Microsoft

1.30 p.m.

The Role of Software Applications and Tools to Improve Risk Management and Assurance Activities: Issues for the Information Systems Professional

Ms. Monica Holtforster, Chief Executive Officer, Business Ware Solutions, Singapore

2.15 p.m.

Gold Sponsor's Product Presentation

2.15 p.m.

Gold Sponsor's Product Presentation

2.45 p.m.

Integrity and Transparency in the IT Connected Environment
Mr. Simon Seow, Chief Executive Officer, Info Spec Sdn. Bhd.

2.45 p.m.

Managing Risk, Compliance and the Security Threats as Part of Your Outsourcing Strategies

Ms. Amita Krishna, Managing Director, KrisTEL International


3.30 p.m.

BREAK

3.30 p.m.

BREAK

4.00 p.m.

Value Added Governance : Reengineering the Audit Function
Mr. Ong Khai Sheong, VP, Head of Head Office Audit, Planning and Finance, OCBC Bank 

4.00 p.m.

The Role of IT Specialists in the Governance Equation
Mr.Arthur Leong, Associate Director - Performance Improvement, PricewaterhouseCooper Advisory Services Sdn. Bhd.

4.45 p.m.

Closing Remarks & Lucky Draw

4.45 p.m.

Closing Remarks & Lucky Draw



Conference Fees

Conference fee - RM 1,395.00 per person

Conference fee includes conference kit, presentation materials, refreshments and luncheon.

Important Notice

Payment must be paid in advance of the event to guarantee your place. Walk in delegates, with payment will be admitted based on space availability basis.

Substitution/Cancellation

A refund minus a service charge of 10% will be levied for cancellations received in WRITING by 2nd May 2006. No refund can be made for cancellations received after 2nd May 2006. Substitutions are allowed for registered delegates. All payments must be made prior to event proper.

The organisers reserves the right to make any amendments and/or changes to the programme if warranted by circumstances beyond its control.

Date and Venue

Date: 9 - 10 May 2006
Venue: Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tel: +603-2141 9988
Website: www.hotelistana.com.my

For hotel room reservations, please make your bookings directly with the hotel. To enjoy the special room rates, please quote "IT Governance 2006 Conference". Hotel bills are to be settled by delegates directly with the hotel. Hotel reservations and travel arrangements are the responsibility of the delegate.

Registration and Enquiries

To register either fill in the registration form online or print it out and send it together with the appropriate remittance* to:

IT Governance 2006 Conference Secretariat
c/o MNCC
Unit 916, 9th Floor
Block A, Damansara Intan
1, Jalan SS20/27
47400 Petaling Jaya
Malaysia

Email: itgov@mncc.po.my
Tel: 603-7118 3040
Fax: 603-7118 2930

MNCC Conference Website: http://www.mncc.com.my/isaca/itgovernance2006.html
ISACA Conference Website: http://www.isaca.org.my/

All enquiries should be directed to the contact addresses and numbers listed above.

* Cheques should be made payable to ISACA Conference Account and crossed A/C Payee Only.

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