CIA Controlling Intelligence Adventure

European controlling experts agree that advanced analytical skills are the key and the most desirable controller skills in the coming years. ICV Congress will be dedicated to ADVANCED ANALYTICS subject.


March 31, 2017, Warsaw, Museum of the History of Polish Jews


  • International and Polish experiences concerning modern budgeting and planning, professional trends in analysis and reporting, based on the latest and future expectations of decision-makers;
  • Presentation of ICV Working Groups in Poland
  • Panel discussion about advanced analytics as a key controller skills in the coming years (analytical tools classification and effective implementation concepts)
  • Ceremony of the Controller Award ICV Poland


10:00-17:30 CIA Congress (simultanic translation PL/ENG, ENG/PL) (speeches, Controller Award ceremony at the end of the Congress)

17:30-19:00 Visiting amazing museum of Polish Jews underground the building of the CIA Congress (museum awarded with European Museum of the Year Award 2016) more:

19:00-21:00 ICV banquet


Siegfried Gänßlen - Chairman of the Board of the ICV. His professional career from the Financial Controller to CEO of Hansgrohe is an excellent knowledge of the problems and expectations of both sides. Therefore, it will be an opportunity to discuss about change of Controller role and how to develop the Controlling value in the Management Board eyes;

dr Herwig Friedag, Germany - Head of International Work Group of ICV, experienced strategist and consultant, led a number of organizations through their success using the concept of BSC;

dr Walter Schmidt, Germany - ICV Board Advisor in Munich, co-founder ICV thematic group – “Start-ups and Controlling”, experienced mentor and coach;

Andrej Lapajne, Slovenia - Successfully implements professional reporting standards based on IBCS-A in international organizations such as: Coca Cola, Carlsberg, Roche; introduces the IBCS standards to audiences in Europe and US with lectures and workshops (i.e. at McKinsey in New York and at the AFP Conference in Denver)

Valentin Usenkov, Rosja - Member of the ICV Int. WG, absolutely creative controlling expert, inspires owners and boards of many Russian companies in Moscow;

Arrangements for the other guests are still in progress.

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