GLOBAL ETHICS SUMMIT

The Business Case: Strategies to Advance Integrity During an Era of Disruption

The Global Ethics Summit will return April 7-8, 2021.
In the meantime, check out our ongoing Summit Resources below.

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Featured Resources

Company Reputation amid COVID-19 and Black Lives Matter: Data from The Harris Poll

In this timely webcast, learn about Harris’s most recent data about how the public views the corporate response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the national reckoning with racial justice.

Canada Ethics Summit’s Opening Remarks by Parsons’ CEO and General Counsel

A conversation between Chuck Harrington and Mike Kolloway highlighting Parsons’ response to COVID-19 and their ethics & integrity program.

Transition Across Roles and Environments

Ling-Ling Nie, General Counsel and VP, Ethics and Compliance, Georgia Tech and former Chief Compliance Officer & Assistant General Counsel, Panasonic Corporation of North America, shares her thoughts on the transition across roles and across environments after her first year in higher education compliance.

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SVP & Executive Director, BELA
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Director, Shared Expertise and Strategic Projects
We’d love to hear from you. Connect with Kevin McCormack and submit your idea or recommendation for a new resource or topic.

All Resources

Culture and Leadership During a Period of Overwhelming Disruption

NEW | PODCAST

Transition Across Roles and Environments

Ling-Ling Nie, General Counsel and VP, Ethics and Compliance, Georgia Tech and former Chief Compliance Officer & Assistant General Counsel, Panasonic Corporation of North America, shares her thoughts on the transition across roles and across environments after her first year in higher education compliance.

VIDEO CONVERSATION

Leading Compliance Culture Transformation in a Japanese Multinational

True Office CEO Neha Gupta visits with Panasonic General Counsel Larry Bates to discuss the emergence of his role at Panasonic, business and governance dichotomies, effecting change, and adapting to a new risk environment.

WEBCAST

Preserving Cultural Strengths But Preparing For Changes: How Data, Measurement, and a New Sense of Safety are Key to the Path Forward

Moderated by Ethisphere, this panel features leaders from Summit partner EVERFI, and BELA member companies Western Digital and LabCorp.

VIDEO CONVERSATION

The New Priorities for Business: A Candid Conversation with Leaders from Dell, AT&T, and AIG

Ethisphere’s CEO Tim Erblich is joined by Mike McLaughlin, David Huntley, and Lucy Fato.

WEBCAST

The Resilience Factor: How Challenges Can Strengthen Ethical Culture

On April 21, LRN’s Susan Divers leads a conversation with leaders from Henry Schein and AES Corporation.

WRITTEN INTERVIEW

Q&A with Microsoft’s Brad Smith: Engagement Builds Trust

The President of Microsoft explains why he believes Microsoft commands trust from consumers and what other companies might learn from their approach.

VIDEO

Uber Chief Legal Officer Tony West on Culture, Integrity, and Transparency

Insights into how Uber is resetting its culture, addressing safety, and making diversity and inclusion intrinsic to the company’s success.

INFOGRAPHIC

Measuring Ethical Culture

What our data from the 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies® tells us.

Pivoting the Business Strategy, Addressing Crisis, and Sustaining Values

NEW | VIDEO

Canada Ethics Summit’s Opening Remarks by Parsons’ CEO and General Counsel

A conversation between Chuck Harrington and Mike Kolloway highlighting Parsons’ response to COVID-19 and their ethics & integrity programs.

NEW | BLOG & VIDEO

The State of Ethics and Compliance in 2020

A conversation with Panasonic Avionics’ Tiffany Archer, Schindler Elevator’s Luis Canuto, and SAI Global’s Rebecca Turco

NEW | WEBCAST

Company Reputation amid COVID-19 and Black Lives Matter: Data from The Harris Poll

In this timely webcast, learn about Harris’s most recent data about how the public views the corporate response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the national reckoning with racial justice.

NEW | WEBCAST

EY’s Global Integrity Report 2020 – Spotlight on India

Leaders from EY, GE and DELL sharing their practical know-how, insights and knowledge based on their experience at major multinationals.

VIDEO CONVERSATION

Trade Secret Protection: During and After COVID-19

A conversation featuring leaders from Eli Lilly and Company, Applied Materials, Inc., Law Offices of N.D. Galli LLC, and Ethisphere

WEBCAST

Corporate Integrity Pre and Post Pandemic – The View from Business Insiders on How the Stakes Are Changing

Featuring leaders from EY, Honeywell and Kimberly-Clark.

VIDEO CONVERSATION

Adapting to New Risks, Regulations, and Supply Chain Challenges for Food Retail

A conversation with BELA Member Nathan Prater, Vice President Global Compliance & Ethics, Ahold Delhaize

 VIDEO CONVERSATION

Understanding Conflicts of Interests and Bringing Values to Planning Your Future

A conversation with BELA Member Samantha Kelen, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer, Cardinal Innovations Healthcare

WEBCAST

Pivoting Ethics & Compliance Strategy in an Uncertain Business Climate

SAI Global’s Rebecca Tuco connects with company leaders from TE Connectivity and Cummins Inc on how communications, training, management engagement and more are shifting to adjust to new strategies and business environment.

VIDEO CONVERSATION

Privacy Considerations at a Time of Pandemic

A discussion on privacy considerations during the pandemic and post COVID-19 ranging from employee/visitor screening, cross-border impact, and more.

PODCAST

Balancing Strategy and Assessing Risk in a Cumbersome Business Climate

A conversation with Walmart EVP, Global Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer Daniel Trujillo.

PODCAST

COVID-19 Crisis Management

Ethisphere’s Erica Salmon Byrne speaks with Morrison & Foerster’s David Newman and Miriam Wugmeister on how companies can best respond to the risks posed by COVID-19

PRESENTATION

Making the Case for Compliance in Uncertain Times

With focus on value-based leadership, managers, communications, and more, this will arm you in conversations with internal and external stakeholders about the importance of embracing compliance as a competitive business advantage during extaordinary times.

WEBCAST

COVID-19 An evolving crisis: Helping your organization be ready, respond and recover

Hear from Control Risks experts as they bring you critical insights and advice on how to manage fast-moving information cycles, rely on your existing crisis preparedness measures, and remain flexible, agile, and forward-thinking as the situation evolves.

Investigation Workflows from a Distance

ARTICLE

Cybersecurity Dos and Don’ts for Remote Workers

Ethisphere Executive Vice President Craig Moss is also Director – Content and Tools for the Cyber Readiness Institute, of which Ethisphere is a champion.

ARTICLE

Cybersecurity Dos and Don’ts for Remote Workers

Ethisphere Executive Vice President Craig Moss is also Director – Content and Tools for the Cyber Readiness Institute, of which Ethisphere is a champion.

WEBCAST

Creating an Effective Remote Investigations Process

Leaders from Baker McKenzie, EY, Mastercard and Lonza discuss best practices in creating or modifying investigations protocols and systems for a more virtual world.

ARTICLE

Making Your Remote Workforce Cyber Ready

Ethisphere’s Craig Moss offers tips on devices, connections, access, and data management.

The Latest Insights, Guidance, and Events Addressing Today’s Top Issues.

WEBCAST

Insights and Trends from the 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies

Hear what we’ve learned from the 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies. Based on our Ethics Quotient® methodology, we’ve developed a series of Insights Reports that include: Remotely Managing a Global Program Effectively, Engaging with Third Parties, and Training and Communications.

REPORT

Insight Report Series Volume Three: Training and Communications

The Report explores building an effective training plan, data on training targeting and practices, measuring training effectiveness and communications – modalities and storytelling. 

REPORT

Insight Report Series Volume Two: Third Part Management 

The Report highlights expanding focus areas of due diligence, including data protection and more, h third-party codes are implemented and where they fall short, communication, training, and improving third-party capabilities, and how E&C is included in ongoing performance reviews.

REPORT

Insight Report Series Volume One: Remotely Managing a Global Program Effectively 

The Report highlights global program structure, the effective use of internal steering committees to broaden reach and impact across an organization, the role of ethics and compliance in the due diligence process of mergers and acquisitions, and why liaison and incentive programs matter to a fair and ethical culture.

GUIDEBOOK

A Guide for the New Ethics and Compliance Leader

Insights into assessing, building, and improving programs, teams, and culture.

ARTICLE

What Companies Should Do Now: A Framework for Action

A Message from Ethisphere CEO Tim Erblich.

VIDEO

Virtual 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies Gala

A message from Ethisphere’s CEO Timothy Erblich to the 2020 Honoree Community.

PRESENTATION

Virtual 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies Gala Presentation

Ethisphere’s CEO Timothy Erblich’s presentation slides for the 2020 WME Honoree Community Conversation.

Special thanks to our community of more than 300 organizations working with us each day to inspire and improve practices.

Global Programs

Topics addressed at the Summit:

  • Aligning Ethics and Integrity Practices in a New Business Environment
  • Third Parties: Assessments, Updating Policies and Working Groups
  • Sharing ESG and Human Rights Practices and Reporting Across Industries
  • Training Best Practices in a Virtual World
  • Reinforcing and Improving a Strong Global Culture of Integrity
  • Data Insights & Trends from the 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies

Taking place weekly on Thursday, September 10th, 17th and 24th | 9:00am – 11:30am IST

Upcoming Discussion Topics:

  • POSH developments in a work from home environment
  • Improving compliance effectiveness through digital transformation
  • Policies, tracking, and monitoring around Gifts & Entertainment
  • Advancements in Gifts & Entertainment controls
  • Managing third party relationships during peak disruption
  • Has the role of the Compliance Officer changed for good? Whether during times of a pandemic or stability?

What Participants Say

Global Ethics Summit Showcase

See Highlights from the 2019 Summit in
this Annual Compendium

The 2019 Global Ethics Summit key trends and highlights guide showcases a selection of featured conversations from company leaders, data-backed methodologies and innovative practices, all with the intention of improving business ethics, governance and compliance worldwide.

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Summit Experience

Photos from the 2019 Global Ethics Summit