Conference on Cloud Computing 20th December 2013 at ICAI Bhawan, A-29, Sector-62, Noida.
December, 18th 2013
The Committee on Information Technology, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India is organizing Conference on
"Cloud Computing: Opportunities and Challenges for CAs" on 20 December, 2013 at ICAI Bhawan, A-29, Sector 62
Noida. We have invited leading IT experts to share their valuable experience and update members on the developments
taking place in the exciting world of cloud computing. The feedback from participants about the past Conference on
Cloud Computing has been very encouraging.
The Conference on Cloud Computing aims at sensitizing Auditors, Security Professionals, and IT executives about the
risks and mitigation strategies for an effective cloud computing solution.
I am writing to invite participation from you in this conference. Please note that availability of participation slots is
limited, allotment will be strictly on first-come-first-serve basis.
Conference on "Cloud Computing: Opportunities and Challenges for CAs"
20 December, 2013 : 10.00 hrs - 1700 hrs( Registration starting at 9.00hrs)
Objective To equip the participants with basic concepts in Cloud Computing which aims
at sensitizing Auditors, Security Professionals, and IT executives about the
risks and mitigation strategies for an effective cloud computing solution ,
update members on the developments taking place in the exciting world of
Highlights The Conference majorly focuses on covering the security and control
deficiencies that exist in cloud based services and Cloud Security Audit.
Key Takeaways The session on 20 Decmber 2013 will provide an understanding about the
current state of Cloud Computing, Deployment Architecture and its
characteristics, a well-knitted overview on Cloud Audit & Assessment
approach , CSA Notorious Nine Cloud Computing Threats, Cloud Computing
Risks and it's vectors, Controls and GAP assessments in cloud services.
Audit review Areas and Audit Heat maps' will also be discussed in this
Who Should attend walk-through will be an eye opener for aspiring professionals who intend to
? become Cloud Computing Auditors.
Faculty Highly and diversely experienced dignitaries will hold the sessions and
Please pay online Rs 1200/- at http://www.icai.org/ccm.html?progid=507
or you may like to send Demand Draft of Rs 1200/- in favor of Secretary,
ICAI, Payable at Delhi at: The Secretary, Committee on Information
Technology, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India,5th Floor,
Hostel Block, ICAI Bhawan, A-29, Sector-62, Noida - 201309, India ,Tel
(Direct): +91 120 3045961, 963
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
Venue Auditorium, ICAI Bhawan, A-29,
Sector-62, Noida - 201309, India
Tel : 0120 3045963 61,email firstname.lastname@example.org , Website: http://cit.icai.org,
Agenda/ Schedule of the conference is given below-
I would be extremely happy to receive your feedbacks and suggestions to enable us to transform the IT landscape of
ICAI. The Committee will continuously work to identify new professional opportunities and also champion the cause for
IS Audit in India.
With warm personal regards,
CA. S. Santhanakrishnan
Chairman, Committee on Information Technology
Event Name Conference on Cloud Computing: Opportunity and Challenges for CAs
Date 20 Dec, 2013
Time 09.00 A.M. onwards
Venue ICAI, NOIDA SEC-62
TIME ITINERARY DIGNITARIES
09.00 - 10.00 Registration
Plenary Inauguration & Opening Keynote | Address by the Chairman/ Vice- Chairman, IT Committee,ICAI
10.00- 10:30 Secretary, IT Committee
ICAI IT Committee Chairman/ Vice Chairman
CEO- Mr. Kamal Nath, Sify Technologies Ltd.
Keynote Session | What You Need to know in Cloud
Computing and An insight in the Cloud Based "IT Audit
Mr.Vijayakumar V, Associate Vice President & Head, Information
Process and Security"
10:30 - 11:45 Security Practice, Sify Technologies Ltd. & Mr. Adarsh Singh, Vice
Introduction & definition
President & BU- Head, Cloud and Managed Services
Impact on the IT operating model
Risk and audit consideration
Governance & Compliance
11.45 - 12.00 Tea Break
12:00- 1.15 Audit and Compliance CA. Anand P. Jangid, Managing Partner at Quadrisk
1.15 - 2.00 Lunch
2.00-3.15 Professional Opportunities in Cloud Computing CA. R. Vittalraj, Vice President of ISACA
03.15 - 03.30 Tea Break
CA.Anand P.Jangid, Managing Partner at Quadrisk Panelist
Panel Discussion Audit & Security Challenges in the Cloud CA. R. Vittalraj, Vice President of ISACA Panelist
Computing Framework | To be followed by Q&A
To be finalized Panelist
- Privacy -Trust
3.30- 4.45 - Audit Trail -Identity and Access Management To be finalized Panelist
- Data Protection -Software Isolation
- Compliance -Availability To be finalized Panelist
To be finalized Moderator
04.45 - 05.00 Closing Remarks Ms.Indu Arora,Secretary,IT Committee
*Schedule may be altered to accomodate guest speakers