The ACFE Brisbane Chapter is a vibrant membership group that generally meets bi-monthly.

Presidents Update: ACFE Brisbane Chapter 2017

As we welcome in the New Year, we are pleased to announce the first meeting of the Brisbane chapter of the ACFE will be held at the offices of BDO, on Wednesday the 8th of February 2017 at 5:30pm. We wish to acknowledge the support of BDO in hosting this event as without our sponsors support, such meetings will not take place.

Tickets are now available at $20 for members, and $25 for non-members. Please do register and we will very much look forward to seeing you there.

Eventbrite - October 2016 ACFE Brisbane Chapter Meeting
We have several persons preparing to undertake the CFE certification course and anyone who wishes to take part in the Brisbane chapter study group, please let me know and we will advise you of the first group meeting. The Melbourne chapter is hosting a series of 4 day training events in Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra for those who wish to attend a formal course, and the dates and further details can be located at the RSM Global web site at http://www.rsm.global/australia/events/rsm-exclusive-acfe-authorised-trainer-cfe-exam-review-course-australia.

We look forward to seeing you at the first meeting of the year on the 8th of February at 5:30PM at BDO Level 10, 12 Creek St, Brisbane.

Best regards,

Dr Graeme Edwards, CFE
President, ACFE Brisbane Chapter


Upcoming ACFE Brisbane Chapter Meetings

5.30pm Wednesday, 8 February 2017

With special thanks to our sponsor BDO

Eventbrite - October 2016 ACFE Brisbane Chapter Meeting

ACFE Brisbane Updates

2016 ACFE Exam Review Courses in Australia

RSM has signed an agreement with the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) to be the inaugural and exclusive ACFE Authorised Trainer for the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) Exam Review Course (see link below) for Australia. RSM’s Fraud & Forensic Services team members Roger Darvall-Stevens and Adeline Shelley will be the facilitators of this four-day course throughout 2016 in Australia.

Further information and brochures: http://www.rsm.global/australia/events/rsm-exclusive-acfe-authorised-trainer-cfe-exam-review-course-australia

ACFE 2016 Report to the Nations on Occupational Fraud and Abuse

The ACFE is proud to announce the publication of the 2016 Report to the Nations on Occupational Fraud and Abuse. This year’s report is our most comprehensive global study to date, with data compiled from 2,410 cases of occupational fraud investigated by CFEs in more than 100 countries throughout the world. The frauds in this study accounted for more than $6.3 billion in total losses.

 2016 ACFE Brisbane Chapter Meeting 5.30pm Wednesday, 31st August 2016

With special thanks to our sponsor Kordamentha

Our members enjoyed the largest turnout to date at our Brisbane ACFE Chapter Meeting 5.30pm Wednesday 31st, August 2016, where for our Professional Development Kordamentha’s David Lehmann, CFE and Brendan Read presented on Fraud – the first 48hours. A great evening was had by all.

2016 ACFE Brisbane Chapter Annual General Meeting 5.30pm Wednesday, 29th June 2016

With special thanks to our sponsors DLA Piper and Offermans

Our Annual General Meeting  and Chapter Meeting was held 5.30pm Wednesday 29th, June 2016, where for our Professional Development David Morgan, Principal and Head of PKF Forensic and Risk Services, and one of our founding ACFE Brisbane Chapter members, presented on how organisations can better manage fraud and subsequently reduce their financial exposure. The Chapter’s progress over the past year and future direction were presented, the incoming board was elected and a good evening was had by all.

ACFE Brisbane Chapter Meeting – 3rd March, 2016
A very enjoyable and interesting Chapter Meeting 3rd March with special thanks to our members and speaker Dr Adrian Gepp, Assistant Professor Bond University, on lessons and insights from using cutting-edge modelling techniques to detect fraud.

If you would like to register your interest for our events or meetings, or are interested in hosting one, please contact secretary@brisbaneacfe.org.