EnCrisp Partners with ISACA and George Mason University for a Special Seminar - Security Audit & Control Features of SAP R/3

This Three Day special seminar from June 15-17, 2009 in partnership with ISACA will be a "Hands On Training" event for SAP Audit, Business and IT professionals who are responsible for SAP security, governance, risk management, and compliance activities.

Online PR News – 12-June-2009 – – Leesburg, VA June 9th, 2009- EnCrisp LLC has announced that it has partnered with the George Mason University and ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association) for a powerful and informative three-day seminar. As a globally committed partner to further the advancement of education and research in the fields of SAP and GRC, EnCrisp will authorize its tough leaders to contribute to the industry and academia by actively participating as Adjunct Faculty and in teaching at various Universities globally. EnCrisp is a global leader in designing and implementing leading-edge Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) solutions for complex SAP environments. As one of the commitments to the partnership, EnCrisp will lead a three-day workshop from June 15-17, 2009 at George Mason University.

George Mason University founded in 1972 presents more than 100 degree programs which include many innovative and interdisciplinary programs that allow students to design personalized courses of study. George Mason University is located in Northern Virginia with its information technology division located in Arlington near Washington D.C. is a modern, entrepreneurial institution with national recognition in an array of academic fields.

In a round-the-clock economy, no organization can afford to have its business process automation software creating bottlenecks that slow down the fulfilment of customer order. Effective management of background business processing, therefore is extremely essential. In the current economic downturn, many companies are cutting costs and security expenses are frequently part of the equation when considering where to save and spend money in order to sustain the current situation. In reality, it is now more than ever, Business, Security/Audit and IT Executives need to look for various in order to control costs, improve productivity and limit exposure. In tough economic crunch, application security risks within complex ERPs such as SAP often get exposed due to internal organization changes. Thoroughly understanding and optimizing the security architecture and support operations is a vital element for survival. Ongoing ERP systems expansion, combined with increased 24x7 system availability requirements and limited people and hardware resources, results in a greater strain on IT and SAP Security functions thus requiring better security strategies to carry forward tasks efficiently.

This three-Day SAP Security and GRC training will focus on hands-on learning and understanding of SAP security architecture concepts and design techniques, along with appropriate technical details to illustrate and expand on these concepts. The training course will discuss the basic mechanics of the different components of SAP system, security and controls design techniques and audit protocols used in SAP to provide ample understanding of the underlying concepts for business manager, auditor and security professional and their relevance within the current global economic downturn.

EnCrisp's leader and teacher for this course, Bhavesh C. Bhagat is one of the first global professionals certified by ISACA in Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) and holds an MBA in International Finance and MIS from American University. He has been appointed in past as Adjunct Faculty for developing an Enterprise Controls Management course in the MBA curriculum. For his entrepreneurial contributions to the field of GRC he has also been recognized as a TiE-Smith Fellow in Entrepreneurship by University of Maryland's Smith School of Business. He has been quoted and published in several industry leading publications. He is an internationally recognized GRC and technology evangelist and visionary leader and sought after speaker at global expert industry forums such as ASUG, IIA, ISACA, IHRIM, WisPubs (SAP GRC and Financials).

About EnCrisp LLC
EnCrisp® is an SAP Global Security Alliance partner and global leader in designing and implementing leading-edge SAP GRC solutions with a "business-driven" approach to improve SAP security, automate audit risk assessments and eliminate inefficiencies. Its multi-disciplinary consulting approach has established the firm as a benchmark in the industry -- a preferred one-stop shop for internal controls compliance solutions for security design, audits, and controls design, testing and corporate governance. Private, public and governmental entities of all sizes benefit from EnCrisp's corporate governance, internal controls, security design, training and risk management solutions. For more information visit http://www.EnCrisp.com or contact us at INFO@EnCrisp.com