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Jersey | 14. 05. 2020

2020 Whistleblowing Forum

Whistleblowers are an essential part of society. They can expose wrongdoing, malfeasance and criminal behaviour and prevent serious detriment to businesses, individuals and the wider society. The risk of whistleblowers exposing corporate information is as real and also needs managing.

2020-05-14 09:00:00 2020-05-14 12:00:00 Europe/London 2020 Whistleblowing Forum Jersey International Business School BPP Events events@bpp.com
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Overview

Whistleblowers are an essential part of society. They can expose wrongdoing, malfeasance and criminal behaviour and prevent serious detriment to businesses, individuals and the wider society. The risk of whistleblowers exposing corporate information is as real and also needs managing. This forum will explore how businesses can achieve the right level of balance and will provide tips to businesses on managing whistleblowing as well as providing guidance to individuals on managing their own personal risks.

Learning Outcomes

Having attended this forum, delegates will:

  • Understand the environment relating to whistleblowing in Jersey
  • Appreciate the role that whistleblowing plays in effective risk management
  • Begin to understand how they might develop effective whistleblowing frameworks

Pricing & Additional Information

Pricing

  • Tickets cost £195

Discounts

We offer the following discounts for this forum:

  • 20% for JCOA members
  • 10% for ICA and BPP Loyalty Scheme members

Additional Information

  • Venue: Jersey International Business School
  • Registration and refreshments from 08:45
  • CPD certificates are awarded for attendance

Suitable for

This is suitable for those working in regulated financial services businesses and other professional industries.

2020-05-14 09:00:00 2020-05-14 12:00:00 Europe/London 2020 Whistleblowing Forum Jersey International Business School JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com
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Event Schedule

Registration & Refreshments

08:45 - 09:00

Why whistleblowers are an essential part of society

09:00 - 09:30

Blowing the whistle – case studies

Carla Benest, Partner & Advocate at Mourant

09:30 - 10:00

Break

10:00 - 10:30

How loud is the whistle in Jersey? Current legislation and the developing landscape

10:30 - 11:00

Managing insider risk – when appropriate becomes dangerous

11:00 - 11:30

Panel discussion:

11:30 - 12:00
2020-05-14 09:00:00 2020-05-14 12:00:00 Europe/London 2020 Whistleblowing Forum Jersey International Business School JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com
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Event Speakers

Chris Usher 400 X 400

Chris Usher

Managing Director (Jersey) of BPP CI

Chris has over 20 years’ experience in international financial services, working both in the UK and offshore, for major financial institutions such as Barclays Wealth and Santander.

Formerly an International Investment Manager he advised both individuals and corporate entities on complex investment scenarios. He now specialises in delivering training in investment management, taxation and regulatory matters in international finance centres around the world.

Chris is a specialist chairman of a number of high-profile events, including conferences such as the Annual Compliance & Economic Crime Symposium and the International Taxation Conference. As an expert in the financial crime risks posed to international offshore financial centres, Chris was invited to speak at the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) conference on the topic of ‘Understanding the Criminal Vulnerabilities of Offshore Products and Services’.

2020-05-14 09:00:002020-05-14 12:00:00Europe/London2020 Whistleblowing ForumJersey International Business SchoolJIBS Eventsbookings@jerseyibs.com

Jersey International Business School

12/13 Caledonia Place, St Helier, Jersey JE2 3NG

2020-05-14 09:00:00 2020-05-14 12:00:00 Europe/London 2020 Whistleblowing Forum Jersey International Business School JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com

If you require accommodation to attend this event, we would advise staying at the Royal Yacht Hotel, which is located on the same road at Jersey International Business School and only a minute walk away.

Please contact the hotel reservations team direct at reception@theroyalyacht.com to obtain these discounted prices.

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