Export Controls on Internal Business Operations

Venue: Houston

Location: Houston, United States

Event Date/Time: Oct 25, 2011 End Date/Time: Oct 27, 2011
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Export controls governing IT, data, materials and people are a minefield…

…are you concerned you may be innocently breaching these laws?

Breaching export controls can have severe implications for your business, such as hefty fines and even incarceration. So why do breaches happen and what can be done to prevent them?

Export Controls on Internal Business Operations will bring together senior Compliance, Legal, HR and IT representatives from the global energy industry to get to grips with the latest export control laws and regulations that affect your internal business operations.
The agenda will shine a spotlight on issues including deemed exports, encryption levels, conducting audits and training your staff. Find out how other global companies are taking steps to make sure they are not falling foul of the law.
You’ll leave with a clear understanding of the latest changes in export controls you should be aware of and how to avoid breaches.

What’s on the agenda?

• Keeping up-to-date with the ever evolving laws and regulations: What are the latest laws and how do they apply to all the elements of your global organisation?
• Dealing with the conflicting interpretation and enforcement of export controls throughout the world
• Understanding the latest sanctions and anti-boycott laws: Insights into what you need to be aware of when dealing with Syria and Libya
• Addressing the enforcement of export controls: Hear what the government is planning
• Identifying the risks associated with the collaborative nature of today’s work place: Get to grips with the challenges posed by deemed exports and cloud computing
• Making sure you’re complying with duel use regulations and the latest on encryption levels
• Insights into the recent I-129 Petition for a Non-immigrant worker and navigating the legal minefield of privacy laws
• Instilling an export control compliance culture in your workforce: How to implement successful training and education within your organisation
• Identifying breaches: The latest recommendations on conducting audits to reduce your risk of breaches
• Record keeping and documentation management: What you need to do to make sure you can prove that you have adhered to all export controls
• Practical examples and lessons learned from companies who have fallen foul of the law: What steps have they taken to prevent further breaches occurring?

How to register:

The quickest and easiest way to register is online using a credit card (we accept Visa, MasterCard & AMEX).
Register now using our online registration system: http://exportcontrols-usa.com/register

To register over the phone, please call us on UK: +44 (0)20 3141 8700

to register@hansonwade.com