Hundreds of anti-fraud professionals will gather this
winter at the 2018 ACFE Fraud Conference
Middle East, hosted by The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
and Abu Dhabi Accountability Authority (ADAA). The event will take place 25-27
February 2018 at Jumeirah at Etihad Towers.
Hamad Al Hurr Al Suwaidi, Chairman of ADAA highlighted
the importance of the conference in encouraging the exchange of knowledge,
experience and best practices to help combat fraud and corruption, specifically
in light of current financial technology development, the global landscape of
electronic security and today’s more digital and economic form of globalization.
"The Abu Dhabi Accountability Authority’s hosting of
the 2018 ACFE Fraud Conference Middle
East comes within the framework of the authority’s strategy to improve
performance, accountability and transparency,” said Al Suwaidi. “Under this
strategy, ADAA is looking to implement best practices to improve the validation
of financial reports and the compliance of subject entities to all relevant
laws, regulations, rules and governance to promote and achieve accountability."
“We look forward to working with the ADAA to put on
another valuable conference for anti-fraud professionals in the Middle East,”
said ACFE Vice President and Program Director Bruce Dorris, J.D., CFE, CPA,
CVA. “The ADAA’s commitment to this event underscores the importance of setting
an ethical tone for not just the public sector, but for the region as well.”
For more information, please visit FraudConference.com/MiddleEast or please contact the ACFE’s Public Information Officer Sarah
Hofmann at SHofmann@ACFE.com.
About the ACFE
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners is the world's largest anti-fraud
organization and premier provider of anti-fraud training and education.
Together with more than 80,000 members, the ACFE is reducing business fraud
worldwide and inspiring public confidence in the integrity and objectivity
within the profession. To learn more about ACFE, visit ACFE.com today.
The Abu Dhabi Accountability Authority (ADAA) was
established as an independent body in 2008 under the authority of His Highness
Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy
Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces. ADAA is primarily responsible for
enhancing and promoting transparency and accountability across Abu Dhabi
government entities in a manner to ensure that these entities are managing and
utilizing their resources and funds efficiently, effectively, economically, ethically
and in alignment with the overall vision for the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.