2010 Program

 

Session Detail

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Purpose:

To provide in-depth discussions and educational opportunities for compliance and ethics professionals working in the utilities and energy industries.

 

Who should attend:

Compliance and/or ethics
officers, in-house and outside general counsels, privacy and security officers, regulatory affairs, VPs, directors, government agency staff and other professionals who work in compliance and ethics related functions within the utilities and energy industries

 

Learning objective:

Learn about the latest hot topics, methods and strategies for developing and improving compliance programs in the utilities and energy industry.

Pre Conference

Sunday, February 28

1:30 – 4:30 pm

Concurrent Workshops
P1: 7 Steps to Investigate Alleged Employee Misconduct
P2: Practical Aspects of Complying with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

4:30 – 5:30 pm Opening Reception

Conference

Monday, March 1

7:00 – 8:15 am

Continental Breakfast

8:20 – 8:30 am
8:30 – 10:30 am

Opening Remarks
General Session:
Part I: Connecting the Dots...Helping Employees and Leaders Understand How Their Activities Impact Compliance and Ethics Program Effectiveness
Part II: FERC Enforcement Update

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Networking Break
11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions
101: Vendor Due Diligence: Does Your Supply Chain Comply with the FCPA?
102: Ten Things In-House Counsel Should Have Known About Electric Reliability Compliance

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Networking Lunch (included with your registration fees)

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions
201: Trust and Economic Prosperity: How Trust Helps Organizations Sustain Success
202: Labor and Employment

2:30 – 3:00 pm Networking Break
3:00 – 4:00 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions
301: Ear to the Ground: A Process for Internal Disclosure

302: Planning for an Independent Assessment of Your Compliance and Ethics Program
4:00 – 4:15 pm Networking Break
4:15 – 5:15 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions
401: Staying Clear of the ICE Storm: Employment Verification Compliance Monitoring

402: From NERC Compliance to NERC Compliance Management
5:15 – 6:15 pm Industry Networking Reception

Conference

Tuesday, March 2

7:00 – 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast

8:30 – 10:30 am

General Sessions
Part I: Third Parties Panel
Part II: Tone at the Top

10:30 – 11:00 am Networking Break
11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions
501: Conducting Effective Workplace Interviews
502: Make it Stick! Experiential Learning

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Networking Lunch (included with your registration fees)

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions
601: Implementing a Proactive Approach to Comply with FCPA
602: Risk-Based Approaches in Reliability Standards and Compliance

2:30 – 3:00 pm
Networking Break
3:00 – 4:00 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions
701: You’ve Deployed Your Hotline: Now What?
702: FAR Compliance: Mitigating Risk by Balancing Best Practices and Practicalities

4:00 – 4:15 pm Networking Break
4:15 – 5:15 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions
801: Compliance Assessments
802: Self-Reporting

Post Conference

Wednesday, March 3

8:30 – 10:00 am

Concurrent Sessions
W1 Perspectives of a NERC Compliance Audit from Both Sides of the Table
W2 FCPA Violations: When to Investigate, Self-Report and Mount a Defense

10:00 – 10:30 am

Networking Break

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Concurrent Sessions
W3 Hot Ethics and Compliance Topics in Energy Marketing and Trading:

1:30 – 2:00 pm            

2:00 – 4:00 pm
CCEP Exam Check-In
CCEP Exam