New York, NY, February 02, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced that Gerald R. Gagne, CPA, CISA, Director, Risk Management Services & Member of the Firm, Wolf & Company, P.C. will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “FFIEC Authentication Guidance Examination in 2012: Are You Prepared?” This event is scheduled on March 8, 2012 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM ET.
For more information about this event and to register, please visit the event homepage: http://www.knowledgecongress.org/event_2012_FFIEC.html.
About Jerry Gagne
Jerry leads Wolf’s Risk Management Services Practice where he is responsible for the successful delivery of risk management services to our clients. Jerry also serves as the Director of Marketing and serves on the Firm’s executive committee, and is responsible for leading the Firm’s overall strategic direction. Jerry’s expertise includes IT risk assessments, customer information privacy reviews, application and network security reviews, Internet intrusion studies, war dialing and social engineering. Under Jerry's direction, the IT Assurance Group also provides third-party reviews of service bureaus' control systems including SSAE 16 audits and helps in the development of IT security policies and procedures. Additionally, he has managed engagements to assess system controls, technical security, information security and privacy, application controls and software implementation as well as performing data analysis and audit support projects.
About Wolf & Company, P.C.
Wolf & Company is a leading regional certified public accounting and business consulting firm founded in 1911, with offices in Boston and Springfield, Massachusetts, and Albany, New York. Entering our second century providing assurance, tax, risk management and business advisory services throughout the Northeast, clients can expect direct involvement from the Firm’s owners and senior management, and responsive service from a multi-disciplinary team. Our collaborative service strategy enables us to develop a deep understanding of clients and their business needs, and to maximize opportunities while navigating any potential obstacles. Wolf’s areas of focus include Financial Institutions, Investment Advisors, Family Businesses, Employee Benefit Plans, Technology Companies, High Net Worth Individuals, Educational Institutions and Public Companies.
For more information about Jerry Gagne and Wolf & Company, please visit: http://www.wolfandco.com/
As a result of the release of the authentication guidance to address online fraud by The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC), banks and financial institutions are now preparing for their upcoming first examinations. To help companies in preparing for the 2012 FFIEC Authentication Guidance Examination, the Knowledge Group has assembled a panel of key regulators and thought leaders to help them navigate through the compliance issues in terms of risk-based assessments, online risk mitigation and improved customer and employee fraud awareness. Speakers will also offer valuable insights on the fraud trends in 2012 and how to protect your firm.
FFIEC Authentication Guidance Examination in 2012: Are You Prepared? Live Webcast is a must attend webcast for finance executives and risk and compliance officers involved in preventing online fraud. The program will cover the topics above along with a Q&A panel in which the attendees will be invited to ask the speakers questions.
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. Its mission is to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webcasts that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format.
The organization brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts to study the impact of changes and emerging trends. Hear from leading government officials/regulators, key thought leaders, and industry experts objectively analyze the latest trends and issues and their impact on industries. For further details, please visit the organization’s website: www.knowledgecongress.org.