Day 1 Suggested Topic Speaker
8:30-9:00 Registration and refreshment
9:00-9:10 Opening Address Dr. Ahmad Al-Meghames
Secretary General SOCPA
9:10-9:50 Session 1:
Future Pathways to Finance Leadership Overview
Mr. Ben Mulling
IMA Chair

Panel Discussion 1:
Enterprise Risk Management in the current Eco-political environment

Moderator: Mr. Jim Gurowka, CAE, IMA Senior Vice President International Development


Mr. Abdulrahman Moulay
Partner and Country Leader Transaction Advisory Services practice, EY

Mr. Bassam Asiri
Manager Planning and Performance Management, Saudi Aramco

Mr. Samy AlKadi,
Senior Manager SABIC

Mr. Pierre Sommereijns
Finance and Accounting Director Saudi Arabian Amiantit Co

11:00-11:20 Networking Break
11:20-12:00 Session 2:
“Cyber Security strategy for a safe Digital Transformation”
Dr. Fadi Aloul
Professor of Computer Science & Engineering
Director of the HP Institute
American University of Sharjah, UAE
12:00-12:40 Session 3:
IFRS Update - IFRS 16
Mr. Hatem Kawasmy
Managing Partner, KPMG Jordan Chairman of the Arab Federation of Accountants and Auditors, Chairman of Jordan Association of Certified Public Accountant
12:40-14.00 Lunch & Prayer
14:00-14:50 Session 4:
Corporate Governance in Family Business-
Dr. Ashraf Gamal
Chief Executive Officer Hawkamah, The Institute for Corporate Governance

Panel Discussion 2:
Challenges of The CFO team in the new tech era (integrating technology's best practices)

Moderator: Mr. Loutfi Echhade, Financial Advisor Family Business


Mr Ahmad Youssef Belbesy, Group CFO HMG Group

Mr. Yahia Kafi
CFO Abdul Latif Jameel Community Initiatives

Mr. Maan Karadsheh
Senior Manager | Consulting Deloitte & Touche (M.E.) -Saudi Arabia

Mr Fahad Al Shammari
Finance Director, CFO Spimaco

15:50-16:20 Prayer & Networking Break
16:20-17:10 Session 5:
Innovate and Sustain

Dr. Khalid Al Yahya
Managing Director Palladium Saudi
17:10-17:30 Awards and closing remarks
Day 2 Topic Speaker
9:00-10:00 Meet IMA Volunteer leaders (chapters intro and activities overview)

Mr. Ben Mulling,
Chair IMA

Mr. Fahad S. Al-Shammari,
IMA Eastern Province chapter

Mr. Hassan Al Bahes,
IMA Riyadh chapter

10:00 - 11:00 "Performance Management's Role in National Transformation"
Mr. Bassam Asiri
President IMA Eastern Province Chapter, Manager Planning and Performance Management at Saudi Aramco
11:00 - 11:15 Coffee break
11:15 - 12:45 Workshop 1:
How to Pass the CMA exam: Preparation and techniques
Mr. Mohammed Tamimi
11:15 - 12:45 Workshop 2:
Cash Management Matters
Mr. Hassan Al Bahes,
President IMA Riyadh Chapter
12:45:00 Prayer and Lunch
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