Agenda BCEC 2020

BCEC 2020 AGENDA

I. MODULE: Good Compliance Practices, Governance and Related Challenges – October 15, 2020

Session Title
1.1. Compliance Post Corona: The Outlook
1.2. Lessons learned in corona times - compliance management on test
1.3. Compliance IT solutions proven – what to consider when choosing, which compliance activities to support
Entertainment break (exercise/meditation/comedy)
Interactive breakout sessions / Panel discussion (compliance job requirements trending, how to practice effective compliance management…)
Module I. Speakers
Gabe Shawn VargesM.A., Juris Doctor, Senior Partner, HCM International, Zurich/Geneva
Jelena DanilovićCompliance Manager, Hemofarm a.d., Serbia
More speakers for Module I. coming up soon!

II. MODULE: Business ethics and its value in current times – October 22, 2020

Session title
2.1. Business ethics on test – how to advance ethics business-value in crisis
2.2. Business Case for Integrity Ambassadors
2.3. International Ethics Guidance for Artificial Intelligence
Entertainment break (exercise/meditation/comedy)
2.4.1. Interactive breakout session on how to measure and influence compliance through organizational culture
2.4.2. Interactive breakout sessions / Panel discussion (ethics vs business, new technologies enabling ethical decision-making…)
Module II. Speakers
Ruth Steinholtz
Business Ethics Advisor, Managing Partner at AretéWork
Roman SartorCo-Founder and Chairman/Advisory board of the Austrian Compliance Officer Association
More speakers for Module II. coming up soon!

III. MODULE: Anti-corruption and whistle blowers’ protection – November 12, 2020

Session title
3.1. Corruption risks, indicators and typology in public tenders
3.2. Implementing effective Whistle-blowing helpline management system – practical tips and tricks
3.3. How to conduct an internal investigation on corruption and the IT support
Entertainment break (exercise/meditation/comedy)
Interactive breakout sessions / Panel Discussion (Challenges and strategies of WB protection in practice…)
Module III. Speakers
Milena Basta TrtnikDirector at Bonorum, d.o.o.
Murray GraingerCountry Manager Spain & Portugal, Business Keeper AG
More speakers for Module III. coming up soon!

IV. MODULE: New legislation – international trends and lessons learned from the crisis – November 19, 2020

Session title
4.1. EU Whistle blowing Directive – implementation in progress, the Belgium case
4.2. Future of corporate sanctions for compliance / integrity breaches in Europe – example of German Corporate Sanctions Law
4.3. EU Initiative for global supply-chain human right protection due diligence
Entertainment break (exercise/meditation/comedy)
Interactive breakout sessions / Panel discussion (Regulatory practices and guidelines on compliance and companies’ self-policing…)
Module IV. Speakers
Mathieu MaesSecretary General, International Chamber of Commerce – Belgium
Aleš LunderPartner at CMS REICH ROHRWIG HAINZ,
Attorneys at law Slovenian Branch
More speakers for Module IV. coming up soon!

*Organizer reserves the right to make changes to this program (specific session titles, speakers list, timing etc.), due to circumstantial developments. But which are NOT going to be substantial or decrease the value of the conference and are going to be regularly updated here.

Typical Modules Schedule

TimetableItemDescription
9:00 – 9:45Session 1Featured by presentation of experienced compliance, risk, governance and other professionals from local and international community

Discussion, Q&A
9:45 – 10:30Session 2
10:30 – 11:00 Session 3
11:00 – 11:30Entertainment break10-15 min pause, followed by 15 min of Meditation and Relaxing / Exercise / Comedy
11:30 – 13:00 Interactive breakout sessions / Panel discussions Featured by a facilitator, presenting practical examples, cases, tools and solutions, leading the discussion and engaging participants.

*Organizer reserves the right to make changes to this program (specific session titles, speakers list, timing etc.), due to circumstantial developments. But which are NOT going to be substantial or decrease the value of the conference and are going to be regularly updated here.

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