Consero Announces Global Compliance & Ethics Forum to be Held in London, UK

BETHESDA, Md – (Sept. 2, 2014)– Consero Group, an international leader in creating high-level, invitation-only events for senior executives, today announced the 2014 Global Compliance & Ethics Forum to be held 28-30 September at Sopwell House in London, UK.

“In today’s fast-paced economy with increased global regulations and a tough enforcement environment, the Chief Compliance Officer is more critical to the business than ever,” said Paul Mandell, Founder & CEO of Consero. “Consero’s 2014 Global Compliance & Ethics Forum will address the growing demands facing today’s Chief Compliance Officers, providing critical content as well as unmatched opportunities to share best practices among a group of high-level peers.”

“Consero’s 2014 Global Compliance & Ethics Forum will address issues including auditing your company’s compliance program for continuous improvement,” said Jessica Druckman, Founder & SVP of Program Development at Consero.  “We will explore how to detect effectively and efficiently specific conduct and compliance ‘soft spots’ that may put your company at risk for violating the law, along with how to determine when to use internal resources to perform an audit and when to defer to outside counsel.”

Additional topics will include:

  • Managing Communication, Risk and Outcomes in an Internal Investigation: This session will focus on how to staff your investigative team; what types of issues you must address, including privacy and data security, when using IT to preserve or obtain information; and how to address strategy, logistics and costs of investigating at remote locations.
  • Third-Party Risk and Vendor Compliance: Just How Well Are You Managing Your Extended Business Relationships?: Discussion topics will include ensuring third-parties compliance with anti-corruption policies; evaluating whether you are using third-party questionnaires effectively; and leveraging data and analytics to reduce third-party risk.
  • Budgeting Your Compliance Spend for Maximum Impact:  This session will explore how to reconcile the need to contain certain costs with increasing compliance demands and requirements, as well as the relationship between compliance and ethics.

About Consero

Founded in 2010, Consero Group is an international leader in creating industry-specific events for senior-level executives in industries that include: Legal, Compliance, Shared Services, Customer Experience, Finance, IT, HR, Procurement, among others. With operations in the U.S. and in Europe, Consero is best known for transforming the executive experience through intimate, invitation-only programs in a sophisticated learning environment with high-level content. For more information on Consero, please visit www.consero.com.