International Governance, Controls and Fraud Considerations for Accountants

May 24, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Sheraton Hotel Mission Valley
1433 Camino del Rio South
San Diego, CA 92108
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International Governance, Controls and Fraud Considerations for Accountants

CPE Credit Hours: 1


Gary McCormick, Partner, BDO

Program Description

  • The connections between fraud and governance/compliance
  • How governance/compliance changes based on society and culture


Learning Objectives/Discussion Topics:

  • Why is consideration of governance important 

  • How different from Country to Country 

  • Consider common frameworks in looking at governance and controls 

  • Application to the Accounting Professional 

Time / Agenda:

11:00-11:30 AM Registration and networking

11:45 Lunch Buffet

12:00 PM Speaker begins

1:00 PM Speaker closes with Q&A for 5-10 minutes


$45.00 San Diego Chapter Member

$55.00 Non-Chapter Member

$25.00 Students

Additional Event Information

Parking: Complimentary

Lunch Menu:

  • Grilled Carne Asada, Chipotle Marinated Chicken, Roasted Bell Pepper, Sweet Onion and served with Diced Tomato, Shredded Lettuce, Cheddar Cheese, Red & Green Salsa, Sour Cream & Guacamole
  • Tortillas
  • Black Beans & Pinto Beans
  • Cilantro-Lime White Rice
  • Mixed Greens Salad with Oil/Vinegar and Chipotle Ranch Dressings
  • Dessert - Churros w/ Whipped Cream, Caramel, Chocolate and Strawberry Sauce
  • Water and Iced Tea Carafes at each Table
  • Coffee and Hot Tea Station


For these discounts & benefits, please complete this member application prior to purchasing the ticket. 


Speaker Bio:

Gary McCormick

Gary has more than 30 years of public accounting experience. Prior to joining BDO in 2007, Gary was a partner with a Big Four accounting firm. He also served approximately four years as Regional Associate Director with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), where he supervised the inspections of large, regional, international and small accounting firms.
As an audit partner, Gary provides a full range of consulting and assurance services to privately and publicly held clients. Gary’s has managed audit and consulting engagements in a wide range of industries, including government contracting and other contractual services, financial services, real estate, manufacturing and distribution, high tech, professional services, hospitality, biomedicine, and pharmaceuticals. He has substantial experience managing public offerings and private placements, including initial and secondary stock offerings, as well as debt offerings. 


$45.00 San Diego Chapter Member

$55.00 Non-Chapter Member

$25.00 Students