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News from the ISACA Switzerland Chapter 5 - 2020


Information from the ISACA Switzerland Chapter - Newsletter 5|2020

Newsletter in German

After Hours Seminars 2020 / 2021

The following AHS will take place in the further course of this and next year. Due to the ongoing restrictions imposed by Covid 19, we decide at short notice whether an event will be held as a face-to-face or online event.

  • GRB-Event Switzerland Romande, 24 November 2020
  • AHS 7|20, 1. December 2020 asOnline-Event

After Hours Seminars 2021

  • AHS 1|21 2 February 2021 
  • AHS 2|21 13 April 2021
  • AHS 3|21 8 or 15 June 2021
  • AHS 4|21 24 August 2021
  • AHS 5|21 5 October 2021
  • AHS 6|21 7 December 2021

We will inform you about the type of event and the topics via our website and the regular newsletter.

ISACA Euro CACS 2020 – Switzerland Chapter Social Event on Thursday 29th of October

This year's ISACA EuroCACS and CSX conference will be held as a virtual event from 28-30 October 2020. Although the conference will provide virtual networking opportunities, some may miss the personal interaction. Therefore, the ISACA Switzerland Chapter will organise a personal networking event including dinner during the EuroCACS conference - for EuroCACS participants as well as for all other interested ISACA members. This dinner and networking will take place on Thursday 29 October 2020 at a central location in Zurich and will start at 19:00. Further details will be announced to registered members prior to the event.

Please register by 15 October 2020 at

After Hours Seminar 7|20 from 1 December 2020

This after-hours seminar is carried out as a pure online event. Due to internal requirements of IBM (Switzerland) AG, we are not able to hold the event as a face-to-face event as planned.

Several experts from IBM (Switzerland) AG and PriceWaterhousCoopers (PwC) will give us an insight into different areas of blockchain technology. The following aspects will be highlighted.

    • General overview and specifications Public and Private Blockchain
    • Blockchain Security (Cryptography and Consensus in the Private and Public Blockchain)
    • Blockchain applications with the focus on private blockchain applications
    • Blockchain audit with focus on the public blockchain

⇒ Registratation

Events in the French-speaking part of Switzerland

  • 29 September 2020 - ISACA - ISMA - Cloud Security Event ⇒ Click to see the flashback
  • 24 November 2020 - ISACA - GRB - Event, the invitation will follow

ISACA Chapter Awards 2020

Once a year, ISACA Global presents the ISACA Chapter Awards to recognize those who have shown exemplary commitment to advancing the goals of ISACA through volunteer services and membership activities.

We are very proud that Daniela Gschwend, our past president of the ISACA Switzerland Chapter, has received the "Outstanding Chapter Leader Award 2020 (Very Large Chapter)". She has done incredible work for the ISACA Switzerland Chapter and the ISACA community at large by showing great leadership and exceptional commitment over the past 20 years.

Congratulations, Daniela!

⇒ To the videos of the award ceremony

IT-GRC Congress of the ISACA Germany Chapter 8 and 9 December 2020 in Heidelberg

The ISACA Germany Chapter invites us once again to participate in this year's 5th IT-GRC Congress. The congress covers the following topics:

  • Cyber Security 
  • IT Security / Management 
  • IT Governance 
  • Compliance in the Financial Sector 
  • Audit & Risk Management 
  • Security and Performance Aspects 

Members of the ISACA Switzerland Chapter can participate at the membership fee of EUR 990 (plus 19% VAT). When registering, select the appropriate option and include the note "Member of the ISACA Switzerland Chapter" in the comments field.

For more information and registration, please visit 

ISACA / IIAS Conference 2021 - Save the Date

The next joint conference of the ISACA Switzerland Chapter and IIA Switzerland on the topic of "Remote Auditing" will take place as follows:

Thursday, 14 January 2021 from 08.30 

Save the date today! We will inform you about further details and registration possibilities shortly.

With best regards

ISACA Switzerland Chapter