April 2007, IIA Chicago Chapter Annual Seminar, Ms. McKenna spoke on “Stock Options Backdating – An Update for Auditors”
October 2005, ISACA Chicago Chapter, Ms. McKenna presented, “Sarbanes- Oxley Year 2 – Tools and Technology Update”
July 2005, IIA International Conference in Chicago, Ms. McKenna presented in a panel discussion ,Track: “International Audit Issues, Session Title: Global Implications of Sarbanes-Oxley”
April 2005, Moore Stephens Orozco Medina (Mexico City, MX) McKenna presented three days of training to this regional accounting firm on the Sarbanes-Oxley law and COSO and COBIT methodologies, in Spanish.
April 2005, Compuware Mexico (Mexico City, MX) McKenna and her team provided training and functional support in Sarbanes Oxley, COSO and COBIT concepts to the México operation’s technical team of this IT software and services company, in Spanish.
April 2005, Pink Elephant Mexico (Mexico City, MX) McKenna provided specialized training to this education, training and consulting firm that focuses on the ITIL IT Service Management framework, in Spanish.
March 2005, IIA Chicago Chapter Annual Seminar, Ms. McKenna moderated the panel discussion, “Sarbanes-Oxley Round Table: Lessons Learned from 2004 and Considerations for 2005”
January 27, 2005 Chicago Society of the University of Chicago and The Blue Chips present, “The Case for Business Ethics. The business perspective was presented by Francine McKenna, President of McKenna Partners, LLC. The academic perspective was presented by David Messick, Professor in Ethics and Decision in Management at Kellogg. The mass media/journalist approach was presented by David Hiller, Senior VP of Publishing of the Tribune Co. The legal perspective was presented by Trayne Wheeler Associate; Bell, Boyd, & Lloyd LLC.
July 2004, Leading Practices and Emerging Trends Conference of the Institute of Internal Auditors, Palm Beach FL, Ms. McKenna presented Resourcing Strategies for Global Internal Audit.
October 2004, Institute of Internal Auditors Chicago Chapter and February 2004, ISACA Chicago Chapter, Presented Sarbanes-Oxley and the CIO – Next Steps
February 2004, July 2004, May 2005, and June 2005, Conducted a two-day training seminar entitled Sarbanes-Oxley and You, intended to prepare financial and IT professionals to take part in a Sarbanes-Oxley initiative, as a permanent employee or a contractor. This program included training in the COSO methodology.
June 2003, Ms. McKenna presented Preparing for a Multicultural Assignment to the IIA International Conference in Las Vegas.