Largest Gathering of Compliance and Ethics Professionals Set to Attend the SCCE's 11th Annual Compliance & Ethics Institute

Sep 19, 2012, 10:39 ET from Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE)

October 14 – 17, 2012, Las Vegas, ARIA in Las Vegas

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 900 Compliance and Ethics professionals from across the globe will assemble in Las Vegas, NV on October 14-17, 2012 to attend the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) 11th Annual Compliance & Ethics Institute. This conference is the largest cross-industry gathering of the compliance and ethics community. 

These men and women, charged with developing, maintaining, auditing and monitoring compliance programs within their organizations, require the latest information on a variety of issues, laws, and regulations including Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, Dodd-Frank Act, UK Bribery Act and Third Party Risks, International Privacy and Data Protection just to name a few.   

The 11th Annual Compliance & Ethics Institute program agenda features 90 sessions, 130 speakers, special "ethics" and "risk" tracks, plus Advanced Discussion Groups and Compliance and Ethics Case Studies from corporations including Bausch & Lomb Inc., Dell, Inc., and Tyco International. In addition, the program will feature keynote speakers including Pulitzer Prize Winner James B. Stewart, "National Treasure" Director Jon Turteltaub, long-time TV producer Jay Kogen, and The New York Times best-selling author Chris Bohjalian.

To view the complete agenda click here:

Two recent additions to this critical conference's program include:

  • Compliance and Ethics for Lawyers and In-House Counsel, Sunday, 1:30–4:30 p.m.. This session will be presented by Donna C. Boehme, principal, Compliance Strategists LLC and Joseph E. Murphy, of counsel, Compliance Systems Legal Group, experts with a combined 50-plus years' experience "in the trenches" in both in-house counsel and compliance/ethics roles and advising a wide spectrum of organizations.
  • Cyber Warfare, Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.– 12:00 p.m.. This newly added session will be presented by David Childers, president and chief executive officer, Compli, and Vivek Krishnamurthy, associate, Foley Hoag LLP. Mr. Childers is a pioneer in the governance, risk and compliance industry and Mr. Krishnamurthy is a member of the Foley Hoag LLP law firm's international litigation and arbitration practice.

Networking and Tracks
At the SCCE's Annual Compliance & Ethics Institute, attendees learn the latest methods and strategies for developing and improving their compliance programs in this rapidly growing and evolving profession. While generally a solitary function within an organization, this conference provides compliance and ethics professionals with several opportunities in which to network with colleagues and discover mentors to help them navigate this challenging profession. Two unique networking opportunities at the SCCE's Compliance & Ethics Institute are the SpeedNetworking and SpeedMentoring sessions planned for October 14, 2012.

The Compliance & Ethics Institute offers more tracks and sessions than ever before to meet the need for education on the issues Compliance and Ethics Professionals face every day. Tracks offered include:

  • Risk Track
  • Ethics Track
  • Multinational/International Track
  • Case Study Track

As well as Advanced Discussion Groups, Investigations Workshop, Speed Networking, and more.

Link here to register to attend the Compliance & Ethics Institute:

About the SCCE
The Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics (SCCE), headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, is a non-profit professional membership organization made up of compliance and ethics professionals. Its mission is to champion ethical practices and compliance standards in all organizations and to provide the necessary resources for compliance professionals and others who share these principles. Visit the SCCE website at, Tel: 888-277-4977. Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics is located at 6500 Barrie Road, Suite 250, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55435. E-mail:

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