Please refer to the following table for upcoming events in 2017. This table is for diary planning purposes only – the event can be booked when it appears in the calendar below.

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Preparing for GDPR – Key Impacts & Practical Planning Tips 12:30 pm
Preparing for GDPR – Key Impacts & Practical Planning Tips @ Chartered Accountants House
Jun 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Preparing for GDPR - Key Impacts & Practical Planning Tips @ Chartered Accountants House | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
This Event is now closed.   The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), effective from 25 May 2018, has been described as the most ground-breaking piece of EU legislation in the digital era. The new legislation, which provides for fines of up to 4% of annual turnover or €20m, aims to modernise the legal privacy framework and to ensure consistent protection of personal information by making businesses more accountable with regard to data privacy compliance.   In this session, John Magee, Technology Partner in William Fry and member of the ACOI’s Data Protection & Technology Working Group, will delve into the key impacts of the GDPR for businesses in Ireland and will provide guidance on some essential practical compliance tips for organisations preparing for the GDPR.   This session will be chaired by Aisling Clarke, Director ACOI and Chair of ACOI’s Data Protection & Technology Working Group.   Title: Preparing[...]
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The ACOI Education & Careers Evening 2017 6:30 pm
The ACOI Education & Careers Evening 2017 @ Marker Hotel
Jun 22 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Event Details Title: The ACOI Education & Careers Evening 2017 Date: Thursday, 22nd June 2017 Venue: Marker Hotel, Grand Canal Square, Docklands, Dublin 2 Time: 6.30 pm – 9.00 pm (Registration & Networking – 6.00 pm) Exhibitors: Association of Compliance Officers in Ireland (ACOI)   Brightwater Recruitment Specialists* The Central Bank of Ireland Eversheds Sutherland KMPG Red Tree Recruitment* Robert Walters* The Institute of Banking (IoB) The Insurance Institute of Ireland (III) The Life Insurance Association (LIA)   Those marked with an asterisk will also be speaking at the event.   Topics discussed by the compliance practitioner will be; How they entered a career in compliance – recognising the skills they had and required to operate effectively. The importance of a balanced approach of acquiring knowledge and skills through education and experiential learning on the job. Being part of a compliance community – benefits of being connected and engaged in[...]
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MiFID II – Product Governance Implications 12:30 pm
MiFID II – Product Governance Implications @ Chartered Accountants House
Jun 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
This seminar follows the successful MiFID II – Are you ready? seminar delivered on 28th March which dealt with preparedness of organisations, conduct of business rules and the new obligations with regard to suitability and appropriateness testing, fees and charges, inducements and client reporting etc. This seminar will cover the new product governance requirements introduced by MiFID II for Investment Firms that manufacture and/or distribute MiFID financial instruments. A Q&A session will follow the presentation giving attendees an opportunity to discuss the topics covered. Title: MiFID II – Product Governance Implications Date: Tuesday, 27th June 2017 Speaker: Des Ritchie, Head of Function, Asset Management Supervision, Central Bank of Ireland Sinead O’Riordan, Senior Supervisor, Asset Management Supervision, Central Bank of Ireland Aoife McGee, MiFID Conduct Team, Asset Management Supervision, Central Bank of Ireland Venue: Chartered Accountants House, 47-49 Pearse Street, Dublin 2 Time: 12.30 pm – 1.30 pm (Registration from 12.00[...]
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Corporate Governance and the Compliance Officer’s role – Evolving Expectations 12:30 pm
Corporate Governance and the Compliance Officer’s role – Evolving Expectations @ Chartered Accountants House
Jun 29 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
This seminar will be of particular benefit to Compliance Officers in small/medium sized financial institutions who actively facilitate corporate governance compliance. John Kernan, Senior Manager – Risk and Regulatory Team, Deloitte will explore the changing role of the Board of Directors in light of evolving regulatory expectations (the EBA’s Guidelines on Internal Governance). Sarah Quinn, Compliance Manager for Barclays Bank Ireland PLC, recent graduate of the MSc in Compliance and author of research titled “Effective Collaboration of the Board: A Study detailing how material and information provided to non-executive directors facilitate good governance”, will examine the Compliance Officer’s role in facilitating the Board of Directors’ compliance with Corporate Governance obligations. Louise Barrett, In-house Counsel, Company Secretary and Head of Corporate Governance for Western Union Payment Services Ireland Limited will bring an external perspective on the Board of Directors’ expectations of the Compliance Officer. A Q&A session will follow the presentation[...]
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