DC Forum Luncheon Series, Programs and Sponsors - ARCHIVE

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2014

November

David Colvin, President and CEO, IBI International

Successes and Challenges of USAID Payment Reform Implementation in Liberia-3-2014

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

David Ostermeyer, USAID

Progress on USAID Reforms

Sponsor: Devex

David 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

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

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

2010

November

Philip Joyce, Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration
The George Washington University

Peformance Informed Budgeting

Powerpoint Handout

October

Miguel Garcia-Gosalvez, Director of Anti-Corruption, Local Governance and Decentralization Programs, Casals & Associate

Control Self Assessment (CSA) - A New Standard for Governments

Powerpoint Handout
Technical Assistance Module

September

Jess Ford, Director
Government Accountability Office (GAO) International Affairs and Trade Team

US Assistance to Mexico – What is Being Done in Response to Headline Generating Crime and Violence

June

Dave Ostermeyer, CFO, USAID

New Approaches to Development at USAID

May

24th ANNUAL MIAMI CONFERENCE
Public Financial Management in the Era of ''The New Normal"

Highlights including conference blog notes, pictures, tweets and presentations

April

Liv Watson, Board of Directors, IRIS

XBRL, the Language of Government 2.0

March

Kim Kobzah, CEO INgage Networks

Government 2.0 Lessons Learned

February

Linda Fealing, Inspector General of the Organization of American States and Mr. Alan Sigfried, Auditor General of theInter-American Development Bank

Impact of Financial Crisis on Improving Transparency

January

William Piatt, CIO, International Finance Corporation

Building Global/Loal Collaboration at the IFC

2009

November

Dr. Mark Drapeau, Doug Hadden, VP of Communications of ICGFM, moderated by Manuel Pietra (FreeBalance)

Government 2.0: The Next Wave of Open Government?

October

Denise Fantone, United States Government Accountability Office (GAO)

The Challenges of Realigning US Foreign Assistance with US Policy Goals

June

Dr. Arthur Keyes, President and CEO of International Relief and Development (IRD)

Managing Risk in Post Conflict Aid Projects

April

Dr. Clay Wescott, Asia-Pacific Governance Institute and the Woodrow Wilson School

Nguyen Huu Hieu, StoxPlus, Ha Noi

Vu Quynh Huong, Ministry of Finance, Ha Noi

Towards Evidence-Based Public Administration Reform in Viet Nam

Graduate students: Saskia P. Bruynooghe, Trina Q. Firmalo, Ann E. Futrell, Jonathon A. Kent, Rohan Mukherjee, Isy Faingold Vigil

Implementation of Civil Service Legislation in Vietnam

March

Clay Lowery, former Assistant Secretary for International Affairs at the US Treasury Department
Leonard Lapidus, banking expert

International Experience in Managing Banking Crises

February

Linda Fealing, Organization of American States
David Kanja, The World Bank
Barry Potter, IMF
Alan Siegfried, Inter-American Development Bank

Trends in Accountability from an Auditor's Perspective

January

Dr. Julius Cole, Africare

Aid in Africa

2008

November

Philip Daniel, IMF

Opportunities for Country Revenue through Taxing Natural Resources -New Challenges and New Perspectives

October

Independent Evaluation Group

Public Sector Reform - What Works and Why

June

Bill Dorotinsky, IMF

Public Financial Management Reform - Trends and Lessons

April

Philip G. Joyce, George Washington University

Linking Performance to Budgeting

March

Jorge Claro, Claro & Associates, Inc.

International Public Procurement

February

Government Accountability Office

GAO's Work in Iraq

January

Tom Briggs, HELP Commission

HELP Commission Report

2007

November

Valeria Merino Dirani, Transparency International

Integrity Pacts in Ecuador: Effective measures against corruption in Public Procurement

2006

February

XBRL Seminar at the Brookings Institution

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