MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Businesses inside the U.S. and across the world will celebrate Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week November 5 – 11, 2017, using this year's theme, "Awareness, Recognition, and Reinforcement," the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) & Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) announced today. This designated week is a time for companies to shine a bright light on their commitment to compliance and ethics.
"Each year this week provides an opportunity for organizations around the world to enhance their focus on the importance of compliance and ethics in concert with businesses around the world. Compliance is now a global movement, and by celebrating Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week together, employees can see that this isn't just a program by their employer, but a part of something much, much bigger," said SCCE & HCCA CEO Roy Snell.
Many companies use this designated week to conduct annual employee compliance and ethics trainings, roll out new policies and procedures, introduce or update their code of conduct, and underscore the important role each employee plays in compliance and ethics.
About SCCE and HCCA
The Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics & Health Care Compliance Association are non-profit associations headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn. USA. Together SCCE & HCCA serve more than 18,000 compliance and ethics professionals globally. The two associations offer more than 88 meetings a year, and each publishes a monthly magazine for its members. In addition to programs throughout the U.S., programs are offered in 2017 in Dubai, Amsterdam, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Sarajevo, Singapore, Madrid, and Prague in order to meet the educational needs of the global compliance and ethics community. At SCCE's annual Compliance and Ethics Institute held the week of October 15, registrations came from 41 countries ranging from Afghanistan to Zambia.
SOURCE The Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA)