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IT IS POSSIBLE! Practical Tools to Curb Corruption

07/04/2013 - 07/05/2013
  • Date: Thursday, July 4, 2013
  • Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel
  • Type: Conference
  • Topics:
    IT IS POSSIBLE!
    Practical Tools to Curb Corruption
    Conducted by Professor Robert Klitgaard

    A Two-Day Interactive Seminar Co-organized by AmCham Romania and
    Partners Foundation for Local Development – Romania

    A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY!

    AmCham Romania and FPDL Romania invite members of the business community to attend a special two-day interactive seminar conducted by worldwide renown anti-corruption expert and author Prof. Robert Klitgaard.
    The seminar is aimed at providing business leaders and representatives of the public and non-governmental sector with practical tools to curb corruption, with the overall message that IT IS POSSIBLE!

    Professor Robert Klitgaard will lead the participants through an engaging agenda built on:
    •  How to apply practical and strategic approach to deal effectively with corruption
    •  Case studies
    •  Guidance in how companies, countries and cities, can launch and sustain anticorruption preventive and curative measures.
    The seminar will result in a swarm of new ideas and tools for participants to use in addressing corruption and forging integrity in corporate and public governance.

    The seminar will be co-facilitated by Ana Vasilache/FPDL Romania, who closely collaborated with Mayor Ronald McLean Abaroa and Professor Robert Kiltgaard, developing a practical, proven methodology to help CEE/SEE local governments, businesses and civil society organizations reduce corruption.

    The seminar will be held in English!


    The Agenda includes

    Day 1, July 4, 2013
     
    Day 2, July 5, 2013

    9.00-9.30

    Participants registration

    9.00-9.30

    Welcome coffee

    9.30-11.00

    Get acquainted, agenda, expectations

    9.30-11.00

    Improving Public Procurement

    11.00-11.30

    Coffee break

    11.00-11.30

    Coffee break

    11.30-13.00

    What is Corruption and Why does it matter

    11.30-13.00

    Improving Cities as Places to Do Business

    13.00-14.00

    Lunch break

    13.00-14.00

    Lunch break

    14.00-15.30

    Assessing Vulnerability to Fraud and Corruption: a practical framework

    14.00-16.00

    Six Examples of Effective Action by Business and Civil Society

    15.30-16.00

     Coffee break
     
     
     

    16.00-17.30

    Why Corporate Governance matters
     
     
     
     
    The Seminar language will be English.

    Contribution for participation:
    900 RON/participant, including tuition, materials, lunches and coffee breaks. Deadline for registration (by paying the contribution): June 26, 2013.  Please contact amcham@amcham.ro for details about confirmations and payments.

    Sponsors:

                                                      


Speakers

Members & Partners about AmCham

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U.S. Business Visa Facilitation Program for AmCham Romania Members U.S. Business Visa Facilitation Program for AmCham Romania Members
U.S. Commercial Service U.S. Commercial Service
Investment in Romania! Investment in Romania!
 
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