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2017


April

Gergana Danailova-Trainor, Senior Economist, US Government Accountability Office

 

US GAO Foreign Assistance Evaluation Report

 

Sponsor: KPMG

 

Martin Chrisney(KPMG/Sponsor), Jim Michels(US GAO), Gergana Danailova-Trainor(US GAO), Jack Maykoski(ICGFM Past President/Graduate School USA)

 

March

Lisa J. Kubiske, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Finance & Development, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs

 

The Fiscal Transparency and Innovation Fund

 

Sponsor: Graduate School USA

 

Ryan May(State Dept), Al Tyree(Graduate School USA/Sponsor), Lisa Kubiske(State Dept), Jack Maykoski(ICGFM Past President/Graduate School USA)

Pictures

 

February

Daniella Datskovska, EY; Dr. Doug Webster, USAID; Valerie Lubrano, OPIC;
Alice McNutt Miller, MCC

 

Unlocking the Value of Enterprise Risk Management

 

Sponsor: Ernst & Young

 

Jim Wright (ICGFM President/Evans Incorporated), Daniella Datskovska (EY/Sponsor), Dr. Doug Webster (USAID), Valerie Lubrano (OPIC), Alice McNutt Miller (MCC)

Pictures

 


2016


November

Reginald Mitchell, CFO, USAID

 

Public Financial Management in the Fight Against Corruption

 

Sponsor: Grant Thornton

 

Jason Levergood (Sponsor-Grant Thornton/ICGFM VP Sponsorships & Grants), Reggie Mitchell (USAID), Jim Wright (ICGFM President Elect/Evans Incorporated)

Pictures

 

October

Natwar Gandhi, Former CFO, District of Columbia

 

How a Deficit-Plagued District of Columbia was Transformed into a Financially Healthy Municipality

Surplus Bond Rating History Chart FY13

 

Sponsor: Devex

Alan Robbins (Sponsor-Devex), Nat Gandhi (Speaker), Jim Wright (ICGFM President Elect/Evans Incorporated), Dave Pearl (VP Programs/SharpEntity LLC)

 

 

September

Robert Reschke, Vice President for Programs, IBI

 

Managing Agricultural, Mining and Forestry Concession to Improve Revenues and Minimize Conflicts:  The Liberia System

 

Video: Liberia's National Bureau of Concessions

 

Sponsor: IBI

 

Rebecca Mann (Sponsor-IBI), Bob Reschke (IBI), Jack Maykoski (ICGFM President/Graduate School USA)

Pictures

 

April

Michael Parry, Programme Director, Somalia PFM Education and Training Programme

Alan Edwards, Chair, CIPFA Development

 

Strengthening Public Financial Management Capacity - A Somalia Case Study

 

Sponsor: WYG

 

Jack Maykoski (ICGFM President/Graduate School USA), Michael Parry (Programme Director), Alan Edwards (CIPFA)

Pictures

 

March

Jason Bauer, Director, Finance, Investment & Trade, Millennium Challenge Corporation


Engaging the Private Sector in Development

 

Sponsor: The Graduate School USA

 

Jack Maykoski (ICGFM President/Graduate School USA), Jason Bauer (MCC), Al Tyree (Sponsor-Graduate School USA), Dave Pearl (ICGFM VP Programs/Grant Thornton)

Pictures

 

February

Lisa Fiely, CFO, US African Development Foundation (USADF)

The US African Development Foundation (USADF)

 

Sponsor: Association of Government Accountants (AGA)

 

Ann Ebberts (Sponsor - AGA), Lisa Fiely (USADF), Jack Maykoski (ICGFM President/Graduate School USA)

Pictures

 


2015


November

Pam White, Former Ambassador to Haiti

PFM Assistance: What Works, Doesn't Work and Why

 

Sponsor: IBI International

 

Jack Maykoski (ICGFM President/Graduate School USA), Pam White (Ambassador), Lucie Phillips (IBI International), Robert Reschke (IBI International)

Pictures

October

Robert Wuertz, Director, Office of Economic Policy, E3, USAID


Financing for Development Conference: Highlights and Next Steps

 

Sponsor: Devex

 

Russell Moll (Devex - Sponsor), Bob Wuertz (USAID), Dave Pearl(Grant Thornton/ICGFM VP Programs)

Pictures

 

September

Karen F. Lee, Chief, Federal Financial Systems Branch, OMB

 

Government-wide Financial Management Initiatives: An OMB Perspective


Sponsor: Grant Thornton

 

Jim Wright (Evans Inc./VP Membership), Karen Lee (OMB), Dave Pearl (Grant Thornton Sponsor/VP Programs)

Pictures | VIDEO

 

April

Robert Wuertz, Director, Office of Economic Policy, E3, USAID


Implementation of Domestic Resource Mobilization in Developing Countries

 

Sponsor: KPMG

 

Trevor Davies (KPMG - Sponsor), Bob Wuertz (USAID), Jack Maykoski (Graduate School USA/ICGFM President)

Pictures

 

March

Jorge Da Silva, Executive Auditor, Inter-American Development Bank

Mouhamadou Diagne, Director of Strategy & Operations-Internal Audit Vice Presidency, The World Bank Group
Daniel S. Nelson, Assistant Director at the Office of Internal Audit and Inspection, IMF


MEET THE AUDITORS

 

Sponsor: The Graduate School USA

 

Richard Hudson (Evans Incorporated/ICGFM Program Steering Committee), Daniel Nelson (IMF), Jorge Da Silva (IADB), Mouhamadou Diagne (World Bank), Al Tyree (Graduate School USA), Jack Maykoski (Graduate School USA/ICGFM President)

Pictures | VIDEO

 

February

Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States of America

Anticipating and Meeting Accountability Challenges

 

Sponsor:  Williams Adley

 

Kola Isiaq (Williams Adley), Gene Dodaro (US GAO), Jack Maykoski (Graduate School USA/ICGFM President)

Pictures


2014

 

November

David Colvin, President and CEO, IBI International

Successes and Challenges of USAID Payment Reform Implementation in Liberia

 

Sponsor: IBI International

 

David Colvin(IBI International), Lucie Phillips(IBI International), Jack Maykoski (Graduate School USA/ICGFM President Elect)

 

October

Pete Troilo, Director, Global Advisory and Analysis, Devex

 

The Future of Global Development - Insights from a Survey of Leading Development Executives

 

Sponsor: Devex

 

Jason Levergood (Grant Thornton/ICGFM VP Sponsorships & Grants), Pete Troilo (Devex), Alan Robbins (Devex), David Nummy (World Bank/ICGFM VP Programs)

 

 

September

Javier Arnaiz, Director Dept of Financial and Admin Management Services, Secretariat for Administration and Finance, Organization of American States

Diego Yrivarren, Financial Reporting Manager, Organization of American States

 

Good Governance Through Financial Management

 

Sponsor: Williams Adley

 

Jim Wright (ICGFM VP Membership/Evans Inc), Manuel Pietra (ICGFM President), Diego Yrivarren (OAS),
Javier Arnaiz (OAS)

 

 

April

Nancy McGuire Choi, Co-Executive Director, AidData and Brad Parks, Co-Executive Director, AidData

 

Shedding Light on Foreign Aid Makes for Better Financial Management

 

Sponsor: Grant Thornton

 

David Pearl (Grant Thornton), Peter Aliferis (ICGFM Treasurer), Jason Levergood (Grant Thornton), Brad Parks (AidData), Nancy McGuire Choi (AidData), Ken Lanza (Grant Thornton)

 

March

Clare Brady, Director of Internal Audit, IMF and Martin Gouzden, Inspector General, Organization of American States

 

Meet The Auditors

 

Sponsor: KPMG

 

Mark Fitzgerald (KPMG), Martin Gouzden (OAS), Clare Brady (IMF), Richard Hudson (ICGFM BOD)

 

February

Carol Jenkins, Senior Vice President, World Learning, International Development and Exchange Programs

 

Organizational Capacity Development

 

Sponsor: Williams, Adley & Company, LLP

 

Charbet Duckett (Williams Adley), Carol Jenkins (VP, World Learning) and Jason Levergood (VP Sponsorships & Grants ICGFM)

 

January

Daniel Altman, Special Agent in Charge, Europe and Asia, USAID

 

Beneficiary Feedback - Key to Accountability in International Development

 

Sponsor: The Graduate School USA

 

Devex Report including ICGFM January DC Forum

 

David Nummy (VP Programs ICGFM) and Daniel Altman (USAID OIG)

 

2013

November

David Colvin - President and CEO, IBI International

 

Assessing Risks Associated with Funding Development Initiatives Through Host Country Systems:  The USAID Public Financial Management Risk Assessment Framework (PFMRAF) and the Case of Honduras

 

Sponsor: IBI International

 

Lucie Phillips (IBI International), David Colvin (IBI International), Linda Fealing (Immediate Past President, ICGFM)

 

October

Gordon Ferrier - Assistant Director, CIPFA; Abby Sanglay-Dunleavy, Senior PFM Consultant, WYG; Yasuhiko Matsuda, Senior Public Sector Specialist, The World Bank

Professionalizing the PFM Workforce-Development of a PFM Competency Framework in the Philippines

Sponsor: WYG International

Gordon Ferrier (CIPFA), Yasuhiko Matsuda (World Bank), Abby Dunleavy (WYG), Manuel Pietra (ICGFM President)

September

Jesse Hughes - Public Financial Management, IPSAS Implementation, Internal/External Auditing

IPSAS Compilation and Certification Program for Developing Countries

Sponsor: Williams, Adley & Company, LLP

Cordell Olive (Williams Adley), Jesse Hughes (Speaker), David Nummy (VP Programs ICGFM)

April

Lex Rieffel, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution
James W. Fox, Former Senior Economist, USAID

Too Much, Too Soon?
The Dilemma of Foreign Aid to Myanmar/Burma

Sponsor: ICGFM

March

Jacqueline Irving — Senior Economist, Oxford Economics

Change Readiness Index:
Assessing countries' ability to manage change and cultivate opportunity

Sponsor: KPMG

February

Jorge da Silva - Executive Auditor, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

An Auditor's View of the Leading Development Institutions

Sponsor: Williams, Adley & Company, LLP


January

Marcela Rozo, The World Bank Institute

Procurement, the Next Horizon in Transparency

Sponsor: Graduate School

 

2012

November

Sean Temeemi, Chief Compliance Officer, FHI 360

Working in the Field in a Time of Increased Oversight

Sponsor: Williams, Adley & Company, LLP


October

Charles Kenny, Senior Fellow, Center for Global Development

Publish What You Buy: The Case for Transparency in Public Sector Contracting

Sponsor: Devex


September

J. Christopher Mihm, Managing Director, Strategic Issues, U.S. Government Accountability Office

Meeting Accountability Challenges in a Dynamic Global Environment

Sponsor: Mosley & Associates


June

Panel: Jason Wynnycky, Maria Cruz, Lorena Segura
USAID

Lessons from USAID's new PFM Risk Management Process A New Way of Doing Business at USAID

Sponsor: Williams, Adley & Company, LLP


April

Dustin Brown, Deputy Associate Director for Performance and Personnel Management, Office of Management and Budget

The Obama Administration's Performance Management Approach

Sponsor: Evans Incorporated


March

Shawn Kingsberry, Chief Information Officer

Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board

Sponsor: SAP, Inc.


February

Clare Brady – Vice President and Auditor General, The World Bank
G. Russell Kincaid– Director, Office of Internal Audit and Inspection, IMF
Enrique Rodriguez – Acting Auditor General, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

Moderator:
Graham Joscelyne, ICGFM VP for Membership

An Auditor's View of the Leading Development Institutions

Sponsor: AGA


January

Lawrence Valett, Assistant Inspector General for Investigations, Office of Inspector General, U.S. Export-Import Bank Office

Combatting Fraud in Government Supported Trade

Sponsor: Graduate School USA

 

2011

November

Phillip Herr, Director, Physical Infrastructure team at the Government Accountability Office

Postal Systems Adapt to the 21st Century

Sponsor: Williams, Adley & Company, LLP


October

Frans Ronsholt, Head of the Secretariat, Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA)

Assessing PFM Peformance in the 21st Century

Sponsor: Booz | Allen | Hamilton


September

Marco Cangiano, Assistant Director, Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Budget Institutions in the 21ST Century

Sponsor: Grant Thornton


June

Davis Ostermeyer, USAID

Progress on USAID Reforms

Sponsor: Devex

Davis Ostermeyer, USAID (speaker), Linda Fealing, President ICGFM, Devex sponsor Alan Robbins

President Linda Fealing with the GAO Fellows


April

J.W. Mike Starr, Deputy Chief Accountant, Policy and Market Risk, Office of the Chief Accountant, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Office of the SEC Chief Accountant: Policy Perspectives

Sponsor: Mosley & Associates

Sponsors Everett Mosley and Jim Ebbitt, Speaker Mike Starr and ICGFM President Linda Fealing


March

Deborah A Milks, Instructor and consultant to the Graduate School’s Pacific and Virgin Islands Initiatives

Improving Oversight and Accountability One Island at a Time

Sponsor: Casals & Associates, a Dyncorp International Company

March Speakers DC Forum Luncheon

President of ICGFM Linda Fealing, Speaker Deborah Milks and Jack Maykoski, Graduate School


February

Clare Brady - Vice President and Auditor General, The World Bank
G. Russell Kincaid - Director, Office of Internal Audit and Inspection, IMF
Alan Siegfried - Auditor General, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

An Auditor's View of the Leading Development Institutions

Sponsors: GS Graduate School, AGA

February Speakers DC Forum Luncheon

Russell Kincade (IMF), Clare Brady (The World Bank), David Nummy (Grant Thornton, facilitator), Linda Fealing (ICGFM President), David Siegfried (International Development Bank)


January

Alvin A. Brown, Assistant USAID Inspector General for the Millennium Challenge Corporation

The Millennium Challenge Corporation, Six Years Later

Sponsor: Grant Thornton