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Dubai Summit Offers Detailed Look at Anti-Corruption in EMEA

2018-11-22 14:31 Thursday


Duxes hosted the 4th Anti-Corruption Compliance EMEA Summit 2018 on November 14-15 in Dubai. The event featured significant testimony from policymakers, legal experts, compliance officers, and representatives of NGOs, shedding light on the developing anti-corruption environment in the Middle East, Africa, and Europe.

Anti-Corruption Compliance EMEA Summit

During the two-day summit, speakers and panelists delved into third-party due diligence, fraud risk, proper procedures in the event of a dawn raid, and optimal compliance strategies. Further content addressed changes to anti-corruption law in Egypt and the UAE, implications of the ISO 37001 anti-bribery management system, reforms to deferred prosecution agreements in the UK, as well as the intricacies of internal auditing and internal investigations. Notably, a penal of representatives from leading financial institutions, law and consulting firms, discussed the anti-corruption environment in the Middle East, providing insight on significant developments in recent years.

The 4th Anti-Corruption Compliance EMEA Summit 2018 succeeded in its goal of educating the public on anti-corruption developments, and optimal compliance practices. The summit furthered Duxes' efforts at combating corruption in the EMEA region, continuing the work of events in China and the Asia Pacific region, and giving voice to the foremost authorities in the field. Duxes and the organizing committee would like to thank event partner TRACE, endorsers: IPBA and CIFA, and sponsors: Bureau van Dijk and NAVEX Global, for their crucial contributions to a successful event.

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