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Ethisphere Confirms Speakers from 3M, Cementos Progreso, Dell, Google, PepsiCo and More for the 2014 Latin America Ethics Summit

Second annual event, titled “Global Issues, Local Perspectives”, will take place in São Paulo on July 16th and 17th.

New York, NY – May 14, 2014 – Ethisphere, an independent center for research, best practices and thought leadership in corporate ethics and compliance and designator of the World’s Most Ethical Companies, announced today key confirmed speakers for the second annual Latin America Ethics Summit.

Speakers will present on the topics of leadership, anti-corruption, ethics and governance programs, compliance, data privacy and intellectual property, reputation management and more, and include:

  • Camila von Acken, Regional Compliance Counsel, Latin America, Google
  • Luis Canuto, Global Ethics Investigations Co-Leader, Latin America Ethics Compliance Director, Dell
  • Kathryn Ditmars, Global Litigation Director, Jones Lang LaSalle
  • Wager Giovanini, Compliance Director, Siemens
  • José Raúl González, CEO, Cementos Progreso
  • Renata Moreti, Director of Compliance, LATAM, Carlson Wagonlit Travel
  • Daniel Sibille, Latin America Compliance Counsel, Oracle
  • Jorge Ureña, Compliance & Ethics Officer, Latin America, PepsiCo
  • Gary Zaugg, Senior Counsel, Compliance & Business Conduct, Latin America, 3M

“We are excited to build on the momentum from the 2014 Global Ethics Summit and bring together expert panelists to present on global hot topic issues,” said Ethisphere’s Editor in Chief, Stefan Linssen. “The ethics and governance landscape is becoming more complex and many practitioners are looking to us to facilitate the discussions and opportunities to learn from their peers.”

Delegates can expect an update on implications of Brazil’s Clean Company Act, insight into tailoring ethics programs for Latin America and networking opportunities with leading practitioners.

“We are impressed with members of the Business Ethics Leadership Alliance like PepsiCo and Jones Lang LaSalle who see tremendous value in bringing practitioners together to drive these conversations,” said Ethisphere’s General Counsel and SVP of Thought Leadership, Michael Byrne. “We continue to receive interest from them on ways to get involved and further enhance the ethics and governance community.”

Members of the Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA) receive a complimentary delegate pass for a member of their local executive, ethics or governance teams complimentary. To learn more about the Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA), visit:

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About Ethisphere
The Ethisphere® Institute is an independent center of research, best practices and thought leadership that promotes best practices in corporate ethics and compliance and enables organizations to improve governance, mitigate risk, and enhance relationships with employees, business partners, investors and the broad regulatory community.  Ethisphere evaluates and benchmarks compliance and governance programs, honors superior achievement through its World’s Most Ethical Companies® recognition program, and publishes Ethisphere Magazine. Ethisphere is also the leading provider of independent verification of corporate ethics and compliance programs that include: Ethics Inside® Certification, Compliance Leader Verification™ and Anti-Corruption Program Verification™.


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