SCHEDULE 7. BCEC 2021, October 11-12, Bled

Conference Topics - in the spotlight

  • Applied business ethics and respective challenges

    Such as big data processing; 5G and compliance standards - US vs. China

  • Leadership and compliance during difficult times

    How to stay motivated and uplifting for your coworkers

  • Current global developments, triggered by corona pandemic

    Human rights and environment; Work health and safety from the new perspective; New EU orientation on consumer policies (EU and the UK driven consumer protection initiatives!)

  • Corporate social responsibility and Sustainability

    The role of compliance and integrity in social and governance perspective

  • Compliance of new technologies

    New category of rules and principles regarding the use of new technologies, as they enter businesses and change existing business procedures, endorsing new possibilities…

  • AML


  • GDPR and developments of local laws and practices


  • Whistleblowers Protection

    Presenting of preliminary results of the ENFCO (European Network for Compliance Officers) survey on the proposal of the EU Directive! What can we learn from whistleblowers’ cases received (Center for Whistleblowers Protection) - typologies, systemic weaknesses detected, which indicate possible major difficulties regarding enforcement of the new EU Whistleblowers Protection Directive.

  • Headaches of compliance officers and how to treat them

    Lead discussion with compliance professionals.

Preliminary conference schedule and format

DAY 1, October 11, 2021

Timetable Item Description
14:00 -14:45
Attendants arrival and registration
14:45 – 15:00
Welcome remarks
Introduction to the conference by organizers
15:00 – 16:00
General Session 1 (Business Ethics Challenges)

Key note speaker 1


Q&A Session

16:00 - 17:00
General Session 2 (Motivation during difficult times)

Key note speaker 2


Q&A Session

17:00 – 17:20
Coffee and refreshments
17:20 – 18:40
Round table: Managing reputation - post corona and global trends
Panel of corporate social responsibility, sustainability, business compliance and ethics professionals and leaders, communication and brand management specialists.
18:40 – 19:40
Self-serving dinner at the premises
20:30 …
Evening reception
Informal gathering at the nearby location

DAY 2, October 12, 2021

Timetable Item Description
9:30 – 10:15
General Session 3
Key note speaker 3
10:20 – 11:00
General Session 4
Key note speaker 4
11:00 – 11:20
Coffee and refreshments
11:20 – 13:00
Interactive break-out session 1
Featured by a facilitator, presenting practical examples, cases, tools and solutions and engaging participants
Interactive break-out session 2
Interactive break-out session 3
13:00 – 14:00
Self-serving lunch buffet at the premises
14:00 – 15:00
General Session 5
Key note speaker 5
15:00 – 15:30
Conference conclusions and wrap-up
Conference hosts

*Final schedule may vary from module to module, which is going to be regularly updated here.