This month we are highlighting our member, Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA-MN). The ISACA-MN is a premier member-driven nonprofit with the aim to continually educate and promote important issues in the Information Technology sphere, specifically, IT governance, IS audit, control, and security.
What originally started as a local chapter of the EDPAA in 1975 has quickly grown to a thriving and successful organization. Currently there are over 1000 members from 100 different organizations across Minnesota and surrounding areas. In 2007 ISACA-MN was awarded the K. Wayne Snipes award for being the Best Very Large Chapter in North America.
Throughout the calendar year, ISACA-MN hosts monthly chapter dinner meetings, an annual spring conference, training opportunities, and social events for members. Join ISACA-MN, for their next event, The 2013 COSO Framework on Internal Control: Increased Information Technology Implications and How To Prepare for the Changes, on Tuesday, October 22nd from 3-5:00 p.m.
Whether you are an established IT professional, academic advocate or recent college graduate, there’s a membership plan and benefit package for everyone.
- Professional Development: Reap the benefits of accessing all ISACA/ITGI published books and over 350 additional titles; exclusive job board postings; seminars; conferences; webcasts; career training.
- Research and Knowledge: Access ISACA’s IS Auditing Standards, Guidelines and Procedures, Audit Programs and Internal Control Questionnaires (ICQs); enjoy complimentary and discounted software downloads.
- Community and Leadership: Serve on ISACA-MN’s committee and board; participate in online discussions and forums.
- Certifications: Participate in globally recognized certification programs: CISA, CISM, CGEIT and CRISC
To learn more about ISACA-MN or becoming a member, visit their local chapter website.