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MENA Governance & Compliance [Marcus Evans Live+ is Available]

Enabling a culture of compliance and integrity by adapting to the challenges posed by today’s dynamic environment

18-19 Nov 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Conference Workshop

Data Governance Health Check: Overall View on Best Practices, Framework, Enforcement and Compliance

With new and updated regulations like Data Privacy Law, majority of governance and compliance officers are extremely concerned with data breaches and the protection of corporate data. This workshop will focus on a comprehensive overview of data privacy laws while providing a framework for developing procedures, policies and action plans.

Workshop Moderator: Lori Baker

Company: Fellow of Information Privacy, International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

Why You Should Attend

MENA Governance & Compliance [Marcus Evans Live+ is Available]

Are you ensuring that governance, compliance and inspection are carried out according to the latest requirements?

The GRC landscape has transformed drastically over the past years. As we head into 2020, health crisis, change in regulations, technological advancement, and the growing expectation that organisations tackle environmental, social, and governance issues are driving the change in the roles of the GRC officer. With the GCC region opening its doors to foreign investment, the compliance teams have their hands full with sustainability frameworks and the regulatory frameworks. The GRC practitioner has a panoramic view of the company that helps to ensure that ethics and compliance are considered in key strategy decisions.

Join us and find out how to harness your skills to become the tech-savvy GRC professional. The time is now for Governance and Compliance officers to step up and lead the strategy, operations and transparency of the organisation with the latest technology and trends. This year the event will focus on:

         Supercharging your business with AI & Automation

         Crises Management & Due Diligence

         Corporate Culture & Ethics

         Sustainability Governance

         Data Privacy & Cyber-security

         Financial Crimes and KYC

Be part of our half day workshop with a highly sought-after topic on Data Governance Health Check: Overall View on Best Practices, Framework, Enforcement and Compliance that will enhance you with the tools needed to lead transformation within your business.

For more details on registration and fees, simply email Anna Foo directly at


Key Topics

  • Effectively managing compliance requirements as well as the potential risks, regulatory changes and due diligence
  • Complying with updated regulations and mitigating risk to foster improved stakeholder relations
  • Automating reporting tools and analytics to aggregate and report various compliance metrics
  • Gaining in-depth guidance on intricate international compliance requirements
  • Streamlining compliance processes including policy management, regulatory change management and case investigations

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    Practical Insights From

    Dr. Khalid Al-Faddagh
    Member of Board Risk Committee; Chairman Risk & Compliance Committee
    Public Investment Fund (PIF), KSA; ACWA Power, KSA

    Zeina Arnous
    Head of Compliance
    Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM)

    Koray Ozturk
    Senior Director & Head of Corporate Compliance

    Tomell deSilva Ceasar
    Head of Group Compliance

    Sarah Delbecq
    Country Head of Financial Crime Compliance
    HSBC Bank Middle East Limited

    Jane Valls
    Executive Director
    GCC Board of Directors Institute

    Arvind Sharma
    Chief Compliance Officer

    Dr. Ashraf Gamal Eldin
    Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance

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