IFBEC 2017 Conference Agenda

8th Annual IFBEC Conference Agenda

George Washington University School of Law

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

8:15am

Bus Departs from Marriott Key Bridge

8:30am to 9:30 am

Registration, Coffee and Continental Breakfast, GW Lerner Hall, First Floor Kelly Lounge

9:00am to 9:15am

Opening Comments IFBEC Panel (including welcome from IFBEC Chairman, Timothy F. Schultz, VP Office of Ethics ; Business Conduct, Raytheon Company)

9:15am to 9:45am

Jessica Tillipman, The George Washington University Law School

9:45am to 10:45am

Combating Corruption in 2017  Seeking Certainty in Uncertain Times

  • Sope Williams-Elegbe, Associate Professor and Research Fellow, Stellenbosch University
  • Thomas Firestone, Baker McKenzie
  • Alexandra Wrage, TRACE
  • Kathleen Harris, Arnold & Porter
  • Kaye Scholer (UK) [invited]

10:45am to 11:15am

Break, Refreshments and Networking, GW Law Kelly Lounge

11:15am to 12:15pm

Human Trafficking Developments in Defense Procurement

  • Amol Mehra, ICAR
  • Martina Vandenberg, Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Center
  • Shawn MacDonald – CEO, Verité
  • Brian Iselin, slavefreetrade

12:30 to 1:30pm

Lunch

  • GW Law Great Room

1:45pm to 2:45pm

Mitigating Corruption Risks of Offsets Moderator: Steven L. Schooner, The George Washington University Law School

  • Martin Trybus, U of Birmingham
  • Gunilla Stjernevi, European Space Agency (Invited)
  • Daniel Schoeni, Judge Advocate, US Air Force

2:45pm to 3:45pm

International Developments in Whistleblowing Laws

  • Moderator: Chris Yukins, The George Washington University Law School
  • Stephen Zimmermann, Director of Operations for the World Bank
  • Anna Myers, Whistleblowing International Network [Invited]
  • Bob Matheson, Public Concern at Work
  • Rohan Schaap, EBRD (Invited)

3:45pm to 4:00pm

Break, Refreshments and Networking, GW Law Kelly Lounge

4:00pm to 5:00pm

The Panama Papers One Year Later ; Developing Beneficial Ownership Laws

  • Frank Vogl, Co-founder Transparency Intl and the Partnership for Transparency Fund
  • Heather Lowe, Global Financial Integrity [Invited]
  • Gary Kalman, Financial Accountability ; Corporate Transparency Coalition
  • Corinna Gilfillan, Global Witness

5:30pm

Bus departs from George Washington Law School, Lerner Hall

6:30pm to 10:00pm

Evening Reception -Canadian Embassy –

  • Peter MacKay (Speaker)

Thursday, October 26th, 2017

 

8:15am

Bus Departs from Marriott Key Bridge

8:30am to 9:00am

Continental Breakfast, Entrance Atrium

9:00am to 9:45am

NATO Building Integrity Program IFBEC Panel/Susan Pond

9:45am to 10:15am

Break, Refreshments and Networking, GW Law Kelly Lounge

10:15am to 11:15am

Transparency International Andrew Watson

11:15am to 11:45am

Update on Sapin II law and B-20 TBD

11:45am to 12:30pm

Keynote: Compliance under the new ISO 37001 standard Pierrick LeGore, General Counsel – Alston

12:30pm to 12:45pm

Break, Refreshments and Networking, GW Law Kelly Lounge

12:45pm to 1:45pm

Lunch at GW Law Great Room

1:45pm to 2:15pm

TBD

2:15pm to 2:45pm

Experience with Model Supplier Code of Conduct TBD

2:45pm

Conference Wrap up and Close IFBEC Chairman

Presentation Slides

in PPT and PDF