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Kelly Richmond Pope, Ph.D., CPA SpeakerSurgent Professor of Accounting, School of Accountancy and Management Information SystemsDePaul UniversityChicago, IL
Todd G. Helfrich ModeratorPresident and Chief Executive OfficerEastern Contractors Association, Inc.Albany, NY
Fraud impacts everyone, including the benefits industry. This session will look at the top trends in fraud in both the U.S. and Canada. This session will help you understand the difference between fraud, waste and abuse. Topics include:
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Lawrence R. Beebe, CPA Co-SpeakerPartnerWithumSmith+Brown, PCBethesda, MD
Michael A. Ledbetter, CEBS Co-SpeakerPartnerLedbetter Parisi LLCIndianapolis, IN
Paul E. Flasch ModeratorAdministratorIron Workers Mid-America Pension Plan and SMA FundLansing, IL
While fraud cannot always be avoided, there are certain approaches plan administrators can take to prevent and detect fraud. Topics include:
Justin P. Webb, CIPP/US SpeakerCo-Chair, Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group and Chief Information Security OfficerGodfrey & Kahn s.c.Milwaukee, WI
William J. Mahon ModeratorPresidentThe MAHON Consulting Group LLCGreat Falls, VA
What steps do you need to take when a data breach occurs at your organization? Topics include:
Christopher J. Rosetti, CFE, CFF, CPA SpeakerChief Operating OfficerNew York State Nurses Association, Pension Plan and Benefits FundAlbany, NY
Paula D. Allphin ModeratorPlan ManagerBeneSys Inc.Portland, OR
It is critical to be proactive rather than reactive when fraud occurs, and this can be challenging. So how do you tackle fraud? This session will review how to take a strategic approach to fraud, set goals and determine the most effective use of the limited resources available. Topics include:
Michael A. Ledbetter, CEBS ModeratorPartnerLedbetter Parisi LLCIndianapolis, IN
Shaun J. Irwin, CPCU, CWCA, RPLU SpeakerVice President and Practice Group LeaderUSI InsuranceMinneapolis, MN
It is critical for organizations to have cyber liability insurance, which covers your liability for a data breach. Topics include: