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Date May 17, 2022 Time 10:00 am - 11:30 am Timezone Eastern Standard Time (EST) Chapter Capital Place Virtual Session Cost $249

Capital Chapter Professional Development (PD) Webinar Series | Stream 1 – Financial Management in an Emerging Technology Environment

STREAM 1 – Financial Management in an Emerging Technology Environment
Session 4: Risk Management and Internal Controls

May 17, 2022
10:00 – 11:30 am

Risk Management is a fundamental part of any modern governance structures. Understanding risks allows organizations to set their risk tolerance levels and implement required internal controls to mitigate these risks and help ensure the organization can meet its strategic objectives. Samson & Associates joins up to discuss risk management and internal controls at the strategic, project, and operational levels in areas such as finance, and IT.


  • Speaker: Samson & Associates


The FMI Capital Chapter has the following exciting, innovative, interactive on-line PD program for the coming Fall-Winter-Spring Season.

Welcome to the Capital Chapter Professional Development (PD) Webinar Series aimed at continuing to support your professional development with practical experience and hands-on advice from leaders in the public sector.

Each traditional PD Day has been converted into a Professional Development Stream organized by themes.  We will offer four streams in total.  Individual webinar sessions within each Professional Development Stream are spread out throughout the year to make the time commitment easier to integrate with other priorities.

By registering and participating for a mid-season passport you will earn up to 24 PDU credits and also have access to a full recording of the sessions for future reference.

As we transition to a virtual PD Webinar Series, we are offering the following registration options for participants:

Registration Option Registration Fee Registration Link
Select a Mid-Season Passport and gain access to all FOUR Streams including all SIXTEEN sessions over the year, $249 https://www.fmi-igf.ca/


FMI-CC learning days are structured to include strategic speakers as well as interactive workshops and case studies. These learning events offer thought-provoking, interactive and engaging sessions. Horizontal themes including: Communication, Leadership, Change Agents, Competencies & Results, Technical Skills and Values and Ethics are also addressed.

The FMI-CC professional development program is time well spent in gathering both a strategic perspective and practical tools to take back to the office. This is an excellent way to earn your professional development credits.

Stream 1:  Financial Management in an Emerging Technology Environment

This stream will provide an opportunity to strip away the jargon and learn about some of the real-life lessons within and outside the public service.  We will explore the impact of emerging technologies, regulatory environments, risk-based decisions and the necessary broadening scope and skills of those in the CFO community in order to be able to transform the financial management function.

Session 1: September 21, 2021 – Accrual budgeting best practices

Session 2: December 7, 2021 – Business Transformation aspect of SAP Transition

Session 3: February 22, 2022 – RPA – Robotics Process automation impact on financial management

Session 4: May 17, 2022 – Risk Management and Internal Controls

All Times:  10:00 – 11:30 am