2014 Fall CISA Review Course

Fall 2014 - CISA Review Course

The Board of Directors of the ISACA Research Triangle Chapter is proud to announce the Fall 2014 CISA Exam prep and review course.

Dates: Nov 08, Nov 15 and Dec 6 (Saturdays) 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Lunch to be provided.)

Location: MetLife Offices (Page Rd & Miami Blvd/54, RTP, NC

Material: Handouts to participants

Registration: ISACA RTC Website

Fees:

ISACA Member - $50

ISACA Partners(IIA, ISSA, Infragard etc.,) - $75

Non-Members - $100

Students - $25

CPEs: Up to 21
 

For additional information and to register, please visit our website at www.isaca-rtc.org and navigate to Event Registration.

 

2014 November - Building An Effective Partnership With IT Providers

When: November 6, 2014 - 1300-1630 (Please Note: This is a THURSDAY)

Where: RTP HQ

Registration: Website

Cost:  

ISACA-RTC Members - Free (Log in to register)

Affiliated Organizations (IIA, ISSA, Othe ISACA Chapters) - $25

All Others: $40

CPEs: Upto 3

Building An Effective Partnership With IT Providers For Audits, Risk Assessments and Compliance

Handout: Will be uploaded when available

Session Summary

Information Technology departments can appear to be complex organizations that are hard to understand and interface with; much less assess risk or compliance. Over the course of this discussion, we will explore ways to partner with IT units to better understand them and their compliance challenges. The presenter and audience will discuss methods to build effective measures of compliance, and create mutually beneficial programs that not only assess compliance, but help to reduce risk. This program is intended to be interactive and the audience will be encouraged to participate. The target audience is auditors and security professionals charged with understanding or assessing IT risks.

Speaker: Stan Waddell

Stan Waddell, a senior information technology specialist, joined the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as Executive Director and Information Security Officer on July 1, 2010.

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CPE Policy Updates

The following clarifications and changes to the ISACA certification CPE policies have been made.   These modifications were approved by the Credentialing and Career Management Board and went into effect 1 January 2013.  They are universal and apply equally to all ISACA certifications.

  1. Reconsideration and Appeal: Individuals whose certification has been revoked due to noncompliance with the CPE policy and who later appeal for reinstatement may incur an additional reinstatement fee of US $50. This reinstatement fee is effective for those reinstated after 1 January 2013 (when the revocation had been outstanding more than 60 days) and is in addition to any back or current certification maintenance fees needed to bring the certified individual in compliance with the CPE policy.
  2. Calculating CPE Hours: CPEs can be reported in quarter hour increments. One CPE hour is earned for each fifty (50) minutes of active participation (excluding lunches and breaks) for qualifying ISACA and non-ISACA professional educational activities and meetings. CPE hours can be earned in quarter hour increments and can also be reported in quarter hours (rounded to the nearest quarter hour).
  3. Exam question development and review (no limit): For those serving on an ISACA committee/task force that is responsible for exam question review, evidence of actual hours for the formal item review process will be provided.
  4. Contributions to the profession (20-hour annual limit): CPE hours are earned for the actual number of hours contributed.

For complete details, please visit the updated CPE policies at:

-CISA:  www.isaca.org/cisacpepolicy

-CISM:  www.isaca.org/cismcpepolicy

-CGEIT:  www.isaca.org/cgeitcpepolicy

-CRISC:  www.isaca.org/crisccpepolicy

Should you have any questions on any of these changes, feel free to contact the ISACA Certification Department at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or +1.847.660.5660

2014 December - Cyber Threats And Trends

When: December 3, 2014 - 1300-1630

Where: RTP HQ

Registration: Website

Cost:  

ISACA-RTC Members - Free (Log in to register)

Affiliated Organizations (IIA, ISSA, Othe ISACA Chapters) - $25

All Others: $40

CPEs: Upto 3

Cyber Threats And Trends 2014

Handout: Will be uploaded when available

Session Summary

How do you ensure the security of your data is preserved in a way that stays one step ahead of the bad guys? Unfortunately, criminals - domestic and abroad - are relentless in searching for creative new ways to obtain money and/or intellectual property from companies and their clients. Today's cybercriminals are innovative and organized. This is your opportunity to hear the FBI share current case studies and offer tangible suggestions for what you can do to mitigate your cybersecurity risks to keep your company and clients from being victimized.

Speaker:

 

A representative from the Charlotte Division of the FBI will present.

New CPE Reporting System

A new means of collecting CPE hours online will be introduced that changes the way certification holders report CPE hours. Attached is an overview of the new system, which is being provided to give you a first-hand view of what it looks like and how it will work.

ISACA CPE Reporting System

ISACA K. Wayne Snipes Award Honorable Mention

ISACA has recognized the Research Triangle Chapter with an honorable mention in our region for 2013. Honorable mentions are given to chapters who did not win the K. Wayne Snipes award, however, still excelled as a top chapter throughout the year.

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