ISACA was incorporated by individuals who recognized a need for a centralized source of information and guidance in the growing field of auditing controls for computer systems. A nonprofit, independent membership association, ISACA is a leading global provider of knowledge, certifications, community, advocacy and education on information systems assurance, control and security, enterprise governance of IT, and IT-related risk and compliance. Founded in 1969 as the EDP Auditors Association, ISACA helps its members and their employers ensure trust in, and value from, information systems. Another of ISACA’s strengths is its chapter network. ISACA has more than 190 chapters established in over 75 countries worldwide, and those chapters provide members education, resource sharing, advocacy, professional networking and a host of other benefits on a local level.
Since its inception, ISACA has become a pace-setting global organization for information governance, control, security and audit professionals. Its IS auditing and IS control standards are followed by practitioners worldwide. Its research pinpoints professional issues challenging its constituents.
As a nonprofit, global membership association for IT and information systems professionals, ISACA is committed to providing its diverse constituency of more than 110,000 worldwide with the tools they need to achieve individual and organizational success. ISACA membership and its certification programs are globally accepted and recognized. ISACA actively promotes research that results in the development of products both relevant and useful to IT governance, control, assurance and security professionals.
ISACA Manila is the local arm promoting the objectives of the ISACA International. The chapter offers educational events such as review course programs for the CISA, CISM and CRISC exams, summits and conferences, public and in-house seminars, free technical sessions and other topical and relevant programs to meet the educational and networking needs of IT professionals and help maintain their professional edge in an ever-changing global environment.