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Training and events

We offer a variety of high-level, tailor-made training and education courses that further our professional field and its members.

Take part in our seminars and events

We offer a wide range of training and further education courses to help you expand and deepen your knowledge. These include high-level, tailor-made seminars and in-house training sessions for internal auditors held in English, French and German. We offer our seminars online and in person. They cover everything from foundational courses to sessions on current, industry-specific topics such as IT auditing, fraud detection and soft skills optimisation, and also include cross-sector seminars. We also offer preparatory seminars for individual training programmes. In addition, we hold after-work events, conferences and ERFA groups to help encourage exchange between colleagues working in internal auditing.

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Speakers

Our seminars are led by experienced auditors, academics, professors and external consultants. We select our speakers individually based on the concept and topic of the seminar. They all enrich the sessions with their expertise, background and wealth of experience. All of our seminars focus on knowledge transfer and practical applicability in the participants’ everyday professional life.

SURNAME / FIRST NAME TITLE QUALIFICATION(S)  
Rainer Lenz Dr. / PhD CIA, QIAL, CIIA VIEW PROFILE
Nikolai Hombach Dipl. Ingenieur ITIL, COBIT, ISO20000 VIEW PROFILE
Barbara Widmer Dr. iur. LL.M., CIA VIEW PROFILE
Peter Braun lic. iur. LL.M. VIEW PROFILE
Maria Driessen BSc Business Adiministration VIEW PROFILE
Hans-Willi Jackmuth IT-Security Beauftragter VIEW PROFILE
Sibylle Baumgartner M.A. International Relations VIEW PROFILE
Matthias Leisinger MBA VIEW PROFILE
Niklaus Studhalter BBA, CIA VIEW PROFILE
Angelica Bienz CIA, CRMA, CPA, CFA VIEW PROFILE
Frank Bertisch lic. rer. pol. CIA, CRMA, CISA VIEW PROFILE
Peter Wesel Dr. / PhD VIEW PROFILE
Tennessee Soudain Dr. iur. / PhD VIEW PROFILE
Bruno Bischoff M.A. Political Science VIEW PROFILE
Maria Castillo MSc Sustainability and Consultancy VIEW PROFILE
Lana Ollier M.A. Environmental policy and regulation VIEW PROFILE
Bruno Blumenthal BSc Computer Science, CISA, CISM, CISSP VIEW PROFILE
Rico Blumenthal EMBA Business Engineering VIEW PROFILE
Christoph Deeg Dipl. Instru. Mu. VIEW PROFILE
Nadine Esposito MSc International Security, CISA VIEW PROFILE
Ulrich Hahn Dr. rer. pol. Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing., CISA, CIA, CRAM, CGAP VIEW PROFILE
Dominik Foerschler Dr. / PhD M.A. Banking & Finance, CIA, CRMA VIEW PROFILE
Olivier Jaeggi MSc Environmental Engineering VIEW PROFILE
Mario Kündig Executive MBA VIEW PROFILE
Jan Küpfer Dr. / PhD CIA, CRMA VIEW PROFILE
Alexander Schuchter Dr. oec. / PhD VIEW PROFILE
Alejandra Simantirakis-Aller M.A. Finance and Auditing VIEW PROFILE
Eric Chemama VIEW PROFILE
Raymond Fein VIEW PROFILE
 
  • Dr. / PhD
  • Rainer
  • Lenz
  • CIA, QIAL, CIIA
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Dipl. Ingenieur
  • Nikolai
  • Hombach
  • ITIL, COBIT, ISO20000
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Dr. iur.
  • Barbara
  • Widmer
  • LL.M., CIA
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • lic. iur.
  • Peter
  • Braun
  • LL.M.
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Maria
  • Driessen
  • BSc Business Adiministration
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Hans-Willi
  • Jackmuth
  • IT-Security Beauftragter
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Sibylle
  • Baumgartner
  • M.A. International Relations
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Matthias
  • Leisinger
  • MBA
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Niklaus
  • Studhalter
  • BBA, CIA
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Angelica
  • Bienz
  • CIA, CRMA, CPA, CFA
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • lic. rer. pol.
  • Frank
  • Bertisch
  • CIA, CRMA, CISA
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Dr. / PhD
  • Peter
  • Wesel
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Dr. iur. / PhD
  • Tennessee
  • Soudain
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Bruno
  • Bischoff
  • M.A. Political Science
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Maria
  • Castillo
  • MSc Sustainability and Consultancy
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Lana
  • Ollier
  • M.A. Environmental policy and regulation
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Bruno
  • Blumenthal
  • BSc Computer Science, CISA, CISM, CISSP
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Rico
  • Blumenthal
  • EMBA Business Engineering
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Christoph
  • Deeg
  • Dipl. Instru. Mu.
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Nadine
  • Esposito
  • MSc International Security, CISA
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Dr. rer. pol.
  • Ulrich
  • Hahn
  • Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing., CISA, CIA, CRAM, CGAP
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Dr. / PhD
  • Dominik
  • Foerschler
  • M.A. Banking & Finance, CIA, CRMA
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Olivier
  • Jaeggi
  • MSc Environmental Engineering
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Mario
  • Kündig
  • Executive MBA
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Dr. / PhD
  • Jan
  • Küpfer
  • CIA, CRMA
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Dr. oec. / PhD
  • Alexander
  • Schuchter
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Alejandra
  • Simantirakis-Aller
  • M.A. Finance and Auditing
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Eric
  • Chemama
  • VIEW PROFILE
  • Raymond
  • Fein
  • VIEW PROFILE
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External seminars and events

We work with leading academic institutions and partner organisations in the fields of internal auditing and further education. As a result, we promote the inclusion of internal auditing topics in degree programmes and offer our members access to interdisciplinary training and further education programmes at discounted prices.

HEG HAUTE ÉCOLE DE GESTION, GENÈVE

Certificate of Advanced Studies en Audit Interne

The HEG in Geneva offers a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Internal Auditing which includes access to the official Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) exams. This study programme is run in collaboration with IIA Switzerland. It is the only internationally recognised professional certification in internal auditing.

Detailed information about the course and registration can be found on our website.

Study programme
Module 1 :
Introduction to internal auditing
Module 2 :
The fundamentals of internal auditing (Part I)
Module 3 :
The practice of internal auditing (Part II)
Module 4 :
Internal auditing expertise (Part III)

INSTITUTE OF ACCOUNTING, CONTROL AND AUDITING
UNIVERSITY OF ST. GALLEN (HSG)

Study programme: Internal Auditing in a GRC Perspective

This course offers one-of-a-kind training in the areas of governance, risk and control/compliance (GRC) and internal auditing. The course content takes into account the latest developments in the field, such as digitalisation, data science and data analytics. It enables participants to practise their profession at a high level and contribute long-term to their company. The programme also prepares participants for the IIA exams (e.g. CIA, CRMA). Upon completing all three modules and passing the tests, participants also obtain a Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) – one of the most prestigious further training qualifications offered by higher education institutions. The course is primarily aimed at participants who work in internal auditing or for internal auditing service providers. It is also suitable for those who work closely with the field of internal auditing or are interested in internal auditing or related areas, such as specialists working in governance, risk management and control/compliance. More information about the programme can be found in the course brochure.

The course will be held on the following dates:
Module 1:
03–04/10/2022 (in person) and 05–06/10/2022 (online)
Module 2:
07–08/11/2022 (in person) and 09–11/11/2022 (online)
Module 3:
23–24/01/2023 (in person) and 25–27/01/2023 (online)
Location:
Weiterbildungszentrum Holzweid, Holzstrasse 15, 9010 St. Gallen
Contact:

Institute for Accounting, Control and Auditing, University of St. Gallen (ACA-HSG), Esther Bannwart Notter Tigerbergstrasse 9 9000 St. Gallen, Switzerland

TEL:
+41 71 224 76 30

IIAS/EXPERTSUISSE SEMINAR 2022

This year’s seminar on ‘Current topics in the field of internal auditing’ will take place as usual on 24 November 2022 in Zurich.

The seminar is aimed at managers and staff working in internal auditing, financial auditors, compliance officers, risk managers, administrative board members, members of auditing committees and those interested in the topic of internal auditing.
Further information and the link to the registration can be found here.

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IIA OnDemand Learning

IIA OnDemand Learning is an online self-learning resource aimed at internal auditing specialists. It allows you to keep up to date with the latest developments and learn at your own pace, whenever and wherever suits you best.

You can learn online anytime, anywhere. Log in and take a look at what we have on offer.

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