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Formula 1 Data Scientist, AI Entrepreneur Among Keynotes at 2023 ACFE Fraud Conference Asia-Pacific

Sep 07, 2023

The three-day hybrid event September 20-22 will bring together anti-fraud professionals in the Asia-Pacific region to discuss emerging fraud trends and technology.

The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners will return to Singapore for the 2023 ACFE Fraud Conference Asia-Pacific, September 20-22. The yearly conference will take place at Marina Bay Sands and online. Anti-fraud professionals and decision-makers from the Asia-Pacific region will be attendance to network and hear educational sessions on a variety of fraud topics, including the emerging field of artificial intelligence (AI), ethics, social engineering, investigations and more. 

Keynote speakers for the event are:

  • Neil Martin, Formula 1 data scientist and former Head of Strategy at Ferrari, Red Bull Racing and McLaren.
  • Dr. Ayesha Khanna, co-founder and CEO of Addo, an AI solutions firm. Named by Forbes as one of Southeast Asia’s groundbreaking female entrepreneurs, Khanna also founded 21st Century Girls, an organization that teaches girls how to code and use AI.
  • David Chew, the Director of the Commercial Affairs Department of the Singapore Police Force.
  • Matt Friedman, international human trafficking expert and CEO of The Mekong Club, a Hong Kong organization that gathers local businesses to help end all forms of modern slavery. 

ACFE President John Gill, J.D., CFE, will close out the conference with a session on how to tailor fraud risk management programs by examining the first-hand perspectives of fraudsters.

For more information, visit the ACFE Fraud Conference Asia-Pacific website.

About the ACFE

Founded in 1988 by Dr. Joseph T. Wells, CFE, CPA, the ACFE is the world’s largest anti-fraud organization. Together with more than 90,000 members, the ACFE works to reduce business fraud worldwide and inspire public confidence in the integrity and objectivity within the profession.

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