UFAI Conference
11/6/2018

The Institute of Internal Auditors in Lebanon hosts the Conference of the Internal Auditors of the Francophone Countries entitled "Audit Horizons"

​The Institute of Internal Auditors in Lebanon hosted the Francophone Union of Internal Audit Conference (UFAI), "Audit Horizons", which brought together representatives of a large number of francophone countries under the aegis of the Banque du Liban and the International Organization of la Francophonie and in partnership with BLOM BANK.

The opening ceremony of the conference, included words from the President of the "Institute of Internal Auditors in Lebanon" (IIA Lebanon), Mr. Fadi Abou-Abdallah, the President of the "Union Francophone de l'Audit Interne" (UFAI) which is the federation of Internal Auditors of the Francophone Countries, Mr. Tommaso Capurso, the Honorary President of the UFAI, Mr. Louis Vaurs, the Chief Audit Executive of the International Organization of la Francophonie, Ms. Aissatou Ndiaye, General Manager of the École Supérieure des Affaires (ESA), Mr. Stephan Attali, and Financial Advisor at the French Embassy in Lebanon, Mr. Julien Velud, representing the French Ambassador. The conference, which was held at the École Supérieure des Affaires (ESA), included interventions from more than 15 specialists from around the world in the fields of auditing, compliance, BlockChains and the latest developments in the audit world, and was attended by more than 150 participants from Lebanon, Africa, Europe and America.

The first day of the conference was followed by a gala dinner for all attendees, marking the 30th anniversary of the UFAI, of which Lebanon is a member. Following the conclusion of the conference, participants went on a tour to learn about a number of landmarks in Lebanon. It should be noted that Mr. Fadi Abou-Abdallah was elected President of the UFAI at the General Assembly held on the eve of the conference.

 UFAI Conference 2018 Pictures

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