Robert S. Bright, President of Talson will participate in a panel discussion entitled “ABC’s of P3’s and MWDBE’s” at the upcoming Public-Private Partnership (P3) Conference & Expo in Dallas, TX, March 2-4, 2020, that will explore best practices designed to ensure Minority, Women and Disabled-Owned Business Enterprise participation on P3 projects encompassing equity, legal, technology, procurement, design, construction, and other professional services. For more information about the conference, click here.
Talson’s Kenneth Brzozowski participated in a panel discussion at the Institute of Internal Auditors Philadelphia Chapter 2019 Fall Conference on November 25, 2019. Additionally, Talson was also an event sponsor and exhibited during the all day conference. We hope you had an opportunity to connect with us and we look forward to future IIA Philadelphia Chapter events where Talson can get to know you.
Robert S. Bright, President of Talson, recently participated in “Mission to Panama” on October 17, 2019 in Panama City, Panama sponsored by The Americas Society and Council of the Americas. Mr. Bright was part of an exclusive group of senior foreign executives and investors who joined high level Panamanian officials (e.g., Ministers of Commerce, Investment, Foreign Affairs, etc.) and the Honorable H.E. Laurentino Cortizo, President of Panama, to discuss investment opportunities and prospects for the country.
Talson attended and exhibited at the 2019 Association of College and University Auditors (ACUA) AuditCon in Baltimore, Maryland from September 15-19. We hope you stopped by Booth #202 to learn more about Talson and speak directly with members of our team! ACUA is committed to increasing members’ knowledge of auditing, regulatory compliance and risk management in higher education. To learn more about the conference, click here.
From September 9 to the 11th, Talson attended the National Association of Construction Auditors (NACA) 2019 National Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. NACA was created to enhance the control environment related to construction projects, by addressing the needs of auditors, owner construction / facilities management personnel, and project management / construction management personnel. To learn more, click here.
Talson attended and exhibited at the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors (AHIA) in Nashville, Tennessee from September 15-18, 2019. Talson exhibited at Booth #4. The theme of this year’s conference was: “Harmonizing the Complexities of Healthcare Internal Auditing.” The conference features over 90 sessions with more than 100 presenters providing professional, specialized association for healthcare internal auditors. To learn more about this conference, click here.
From August 20-23, Talson’s Founder and President attended the Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC) Airport Business Diversity Conference in Los Angeles, California. For more information about the conference, click here. The conference aimed to bring together airport, aviation, and transportation executives, emerging leaders, and other industry consultants and professional together for education, advocacy, and inclusion in airports. “Transforming the Future of Airports” was the theme for 2019. We enjoyed making new connections!
Talson attended and exhibited at the Institute of Internal Auditors 2019 International Conference in Anaheim, California from July 7-10. Internal auditors from all over the world came together to share new perspectives, insights, and best practices relevant to the industry. We enjoyed meeting everyone who stopped by to say hello to the Talson team in the exhibitor’s hall at Booth #712! For more information about the conference, click here.
From June 23-26, 2019, Talson attended the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) 2019 Rail Conference. We enjoyed connecting with our transportation industry colleagues during this important conference and attending sessions on technology, operations, maintenance, safety & security, planning, finance, capital projects, and workforce development. For more information on the conference, click here.
On June 12, Talson spoke at the 30th Annual Conference of the Association of Airport Internal Auditors in Minneapolis, MN. President and Founder, Robert S. Bright led a session entitled, “Auditing of Indirect Cost Rates, Overhead Rates, and Multipliers.” This session explored the development and review of the contractor “multiplier” and why it is critically important to understand the “What is in and What is not” to prevent overcharges and double-dipping of costs on construction projects. Also included were the pros