November 03, 2015 | Palo Alto, California: MetricStream, the market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Management Solutions, will participate at the ACIIA Conference 2015 to be held from November 4-6, 2015 at The Makati Shangri-La Hotel Metro Manila in the Philippines. During the event, MetricStream will showcase its market-leading Internal Audit Management App that is used by organizations to establish an integrated approach to GRC through a common and collaborative platform thereby eliminating business siloes that exist across the organization.

The ACIIA Conference 2015 will convene audit, risk, and compliance executives and experts from across the region to discuss the most critical challenges facing organizations today. The conference is the annual gathering of member-Institutes of the Asian Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditors (ACIIA) and will cover a wide range of current topics including emerging trends in the world of internal audit, internal controls, and risk management best practices.

The two-day conference has four session tracks including: Governance, Risk & Controls; Technology & Fraud; Public Sector Auditing; and Trends and Developments in Business. The first day of the event will feature a discussion on the most prevalent issues for Internal Audit and will be followed by breakout sessions on topics including; Big Data and Cloud-Based Solutions; How to Establish an Effective Risk Culture; and the Elements Required for Internal Auditing Effectiveness. 

The second day of the event will feature a panel discussion on “Emerging Ethical Issues Facing the Profession” as well as a series of breakout sessions on topics including: Auditing a Compliance & Ethics Program; Establishing a Risk Management Program in the Public Sector; Integration of Governance, Risk Management and Controls for Internal Audit; and Women Leaders in Business.

The distinguished keynote speaker at this event is Mr. Hans Sicat, President & CEO of the Philippines Stock Exchange. Dominic Pereira, Senior Director of Product Management, will represent MetricStream at the event and will present on the topic ‘Key Imperatives to Auditing Risks in Real Time.’ 

Other notable event speakers include Lawrence J. Harrington, Chairman of the Board at The IIA Global & VP of Internal Audit at Raytheon Company USA; Tien-Mu Huang, Vice Chairperson of Financial Supervisory Commission at Chinese Taipei; Bob McDonald, Chair, Audit and Risk Committee at National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing - Brisbane; Shagen Ganason, Chief Assurance Officer, Department of Conservation - New Zealand; Naohiro Mouri, Vice Chair, Professional Guidance, The IIA Global & Chief Auditor, AIG Japan; and Rosanna S. Javier, Managing Partner & CEO at PwC Consulting - Philippines.

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About MetricStream

MetricStream, the independent market leader in enterprise and cloud applications for Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management, makes GRC simple. MetricStream apps improve business performance by strengthening risk management, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, vendor governance, and quality management for hundreds of thousands of users in dozens of industries, including Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Energy and Utilities, Food, Retail, CPG, Government, Hi-Tech and Manufacturing. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, with an operations and R&D center in Bangalore, India, and sales and operations support in 12 other cities globally. (www.metricstream.com).

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