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2023 Europe Ethics & Compliance Forum – Registration Now Open

6 HOUR(S) | NOVEMBER 7, 2023 - NOVEMBER 8, 2023 | 2:00 PM-5:00 PM | CET

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NOVEMBER, 7, 2023

2:00 PM-5:00 PM

Get To Know Our Speakers

Featured Speakers

Baker Mckenzie

Sue Mclean



Curtis Leicht

Senior Culture Analyst

Baker Mckenzie

Julia Wilson


Morrison Foerster

Robert Grohmann

Senior Associate, Berlin


Thomas Pfennig

Global Head of Compliance & Data Privacy


Lauren Reynolds

Regional Legal Compliance Director, Europe

Ahold Delhaize

Nathan Prater

Vice President Global Compliance & Ethics


Patrick Rowe

Chief Compliance Officer and Deputy General Counsel


Bo van Zeeland

GM, Chief Counsel Compliance, Trade & Litigation Legal Affairs

Diebold Nixdorf

Susan Malcom

Vice President, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer, Legal, Governance and Security


Nigel Crawford

Vice President, Corporate Secretary and General Counsel EMEA

Allianz Life Insurance Company

Steve Koslow

Vice President, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer


Svetlana Makarova

Ethics & Compliance Lead, Mobile Networks, TECH & Europe


Sharmeen Kahn

Global head -Investigations, Healthcare Assurance, Trade Compliance & BCH

TE Connectivity

Alessia Primiceri

Director Legal Compliance EMEA

Morrison Foerster

Dr. Jens Hackl


Morrison Foerster

Hayley Ichilcik



Ashley Slavik

Chief Privacy and Information GRC Officer


Alexandre Anselmi

Head of Group Ethics Program


Hemma Lomax

VP, Associate General Counsel, Integrity, Governance, Risk & Compliance


Emily Rickaby

Director, Shared Expertise & Strategic Projects


Craig Moss

EVP, Measurement

Europe Ethics & Compliance Forum

Full Agenda

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The Business of Ethics and Compliance & Its Influence on Company Strategy and Results

Welcome Remarks:  2:00 pm -2:10 pm
Ethics and compliance touch all aspects of a business, and as such they should impact an organization’s goals and initiatives. Ethics and compliance leaders should build relationships across the Board and C-Suite to showcase the value of their function and be a key player in achieving business results. In this session, hear from panelists on how to get a seat at the table for business strategy,creating visibility for ethics and compliance, and how you can position ethics and compliance as a driver for setting business goals.

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Combatting Greenwashing: Risk Mitigation, Increasing Enforcement, and Creating Transparency

As ESG rises to the forefront for companies across the globe, the risk of greenwashing rises as well. InMarch 2023, the EU proposed rules to combat greenwashing and misleading environmental claimsthat aim to give consumers clarity and level the playing field for information around environmentalperformance. In this session, panelists will discuss how they address new reporting requirements andincreased enforcement, building ESG into their risk mitigation process, and how to createtransparency around ESG goals without being misleading.

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Strengthening Human Rights Due Diligence in the Supply Chain

Governments and organizations across the globe have been working to strengthen human rights and fair labor practices in supply chains. In response, multiple countries have passed new legislation mandating increased supply chain due diligence, including Germany, France, The United Kingdom, and The Netherlands, in an effort to push for a more responsible supply chain. In this session, learn about addressing challenges around complying with varying regulations, how panelist organizations are increasing due diligence efforts for their third-party supply chain partners, and how to address ethical labor issues to mitigate risk.
Closing Remarks Day 1

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Networking Day 1

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Leadership’s Role in Driving Company Culture & Building Trust

Welcome Remarks Day 2: 2:00 pm-2:10 pm
Culture is an important ingredient in determining the success of an organization. Investors and other stakeholders are asking more about an organization’s culture and ethics in terms of risk mitigation and the ability to capitalize on opportunities. Leaders and managers play a huge role in influencing the culture at an organization and building trust with employees. In this session, hear from panelists on creating a safe and open culture and work environment, strengthening culture through transparency and storytelling, fostering trust with employees, and driving accountability.

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The Intersection of Investigations & Data Privacy: Addressing Cross-Border Investigations Challenges

Collecting data and information is critical for conducting investigations. However, this can raise issues when conducting global investigations or investigations in a different region, specifically around data privacy and cross-border data transfers. Some countries have restrictions on the type of data that can be transferred outside the region or may have localization requirements. These can create challenges when conducting global investigations. In this session, panelists will discuss how to address cross-border data transfer issues, protecting data during global investigations, and navigating regional legal requirements.

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Where is the Line? Creating Policies and Guidelines for the Ethical Use of Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence is a hot button issue for organizations around the globe. With the rise of tools like Chat GPT and the increased use of artificial intelligence across industries, there is a need for guidance on how to utilize artificial intelligence ethically and how to mitigate bias. In this session, learn where to look to determine internal usage guidelines, how to take into account stakeholder views and expectations, and steps to building a policy around the ethical use of artificial intelligence.
Closing Remarks Day 2

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Networking Day 2