Press Release

Female Fraud Fighters to Convene in Washington for 2024 ACFE Women’s Summit

Feb 23, 2024

The fourth annual event explores the challenges unique to women in the anti-fraud industry through idea sharing, exchanging resources and networking with industry leaders.

AUSTIN, Texas (Feb. 23, 2024) — The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) will return to Washington, D.C. for the 2024 ACFE Women's Summit on March 8, International Women’s Day. This one-day hybrid event will bring together experts in fraud, risk and compliance, auditing, accounting and more for a day of insightful discussions and collaboration.

Author and ethics and compliance expert Alison Taylor will be the event's keynote speaker and will highlight ways to reimagine compliance and ethical culture for the 21st century. Taylor is a clinical associate professor at New York University's Stern School of Business. She is also the executive director of Ethical Systems and holds advisory roles at several environmental, social and governance (ESG) organizations.

The ACFE Women's Summit will also feature four panel discussions with subject matter experts from various organizations, including PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Citi, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Accenture and more.

The panel discussion topics are:

  • Mentorships Matter in the Past, Present and Future
  • Risk Versus Reward: Current Trends in Fraud and Corruption
  • Women of Impact: Leveling Up Through Strategic Influence
  • Breaking Down Silos: Integrating Fraud Risk Management Throughout Your Organization

The ACFE Women's Summit will be held less than a block away from the White House, at Convene Washington D.C. For more information, visit the ACFE Women's Summit 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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