CIMA global events: CIMA world conference.
More than 600 delegates attended the world conference on July 13-14 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. They heard from speakers including Andrew Higginson, chief executive of retailing services at Tesco (pictured); Robbie Brozin, chief executive of Nando's South Africa; and Carolyn Wincer, head of astronaut sales at Virgin Galactic,
Internal control and risk management conference
June 8, Hong Kong
CIMA supported the event, which was organised by UK Trade & Investment. Led by the Lord Mayor of the City of London, a panel of experts--including Benjamin Tang, director of audit at the Audit Commission; Kingston Ho, council member of CIMA's Hong Kong Division; and Doman Wong, director of risk advisory services at Baker Tilly Hong Kong--discussed how to get the right balance between risk and performance.
CIMA Ireland business challenge competition
June 13, Dublin
Letterkenny Institute of Technology won the final, held at University College Dublin. It will now represent Ireland at the CIMA Global Business Challenge final in Singapore.
Hong Kong Division annual general meeting
June 19, Hong Kong
The 25th AGM was held at the Hong Kong Bankers Club. Leo Cheung, Paul Chan and Richard Kenworthy were elected as the division's president, deputy president and vice-president for 2009-10 respectively.
CIMA 90th anniversary dinner
July 13, Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia's minister of federal territories, Y B Dato' Raja Nong Chik bin Dato' Raja Zainal Abidin attended the event, along with CIMA's president, Aubrey Joachim. CIMA Malaysia's divisional past president, Roland Selvanayagam, received the bronze medal for outstanding service, while ten other CIMA members received the institute plaque.
Summer camp for China's top CIMA Global Business Challenge teams
July 27-30, Shenzhen
The institute organised this four-day careers event, which included company visits and workshops on presentation skills and financial management.
Public accountants conference
August 19, Singapore
CIMA sponsored the conference, which was organised by the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority.
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|Title Annotation:||Past events|
|Publication:||Financial Management (UK)|
|Article Type:||Conference notes|
|Date:||Sep 1, 2009|
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