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The Institute of Internal Auditors’ IGNITE Conference to be Held Oct 31 – Nov 2

NewsRelease The IIA Oct 24, 2022

Sessions focus on emerging trends in internal audit, leadership development skills

LAKE MARY, Fla. (Oct 21, 2022) – The Institute of Internal Auditors - (IIA) - the internal audit profession's leader in standards, certification, education, research, and technical guidance worldwide – will hold its  IGNITE Conference, “Where Internal Audit Leaders Emerge," in Las Vegas, October 31-November 2.

The conference is designed to engage future leaders in the internal audit profession in an immersive, interactive experience designed to grow their skills and build their networks. IGNITE combines professional development opportunities with sessions focused on the professional risk environment and the most topical and challenging issues internal auditors face. The forward-thinking three-day agenda will also cover the developing trends that will define the future of the profession and will provide attendees with the tools they need to play a role in shaping it.

Some of the brightest minds in the industry will lead discussions on fraud, cybersecurity, regulatory change, incorporating today’s technologies, like drones and robotics, innovative audit strategies, ESG, and much more. Speakers will provide practical case-based examples to help prepare attendees for the future of internal audit.

“Cultivating strong technical skills and applying them to a deep understanding of their respective organizations are both essential to building a successful career in the internal audit profession,” said IIA President and CEO Anthony J. Pugliese, CIA, CPA, CGMA, CITP. “However, to take the next step and develop into leadership roles requires a focus on continuously developing and evolving your skills to in order to maintain relevance, manage teams, and become a trusted advisor and asset to stakeholders.

The IGNITE Conference will also feature dynamic presentations on personal development and the importance of cultivating professional networks, elevating DEI within organizations, managing employees in a hybrid or remote environment, and building successful teams. These sessions will provide emerging leaders with practical skills to take the next step in their careers.

Media representatives are invited to attend the IGNITE conference, either in person or virtually.

Reporters who are interested in attending or would like more information can contact: James Schiavone, Lansons,, 917-238-9614.

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James Schiavone


The Institute of Internal Auditors