Project Description

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As the incidence of kidnap & ransom, terrorism, active shooters, natural disasters and associated travel risk grows on the one hand, so too does the legal obligation on employers to demonstrate their duty of care towards domestic and overseas employees.

Against this background of increased liability, security directors and managers, risk managers and travel risk managers, human resources professionals and insurance specialists need the latest information on the threats to their employees and their organisations.

Taking place in central London on 15th May, 2018, Managing Travel Risks & Duty of Care Compliance is a one-day conference focused on the hot issues: Active Shooters, Cyber / Social & People Risk. Bringing together an international audience from across the UK, Europe and further afield, this cutting-edge event will enable delegates to learn about the latest strategies for dealing with travel risks, while offering the perfect opportunity to exchange ideas and network with peers.

Managing Travel Risks & Duty of Care Compliance is an essential forum for anyone in the security space with a duty of care responsibility. To find out the latest developments in dealing with active shooter, cyber / social and people risk and much more.

Audience Profile
* Security Directors from organisations with international exposure
* Risk Managers
* Specialist insurance brokers
* Security companies and responders
* Security training providers
* Academics/Researchers in the field of security/criminology
* NGOs/Charities that specialise in Kidnap prevention/rehabilitation
* Lawyers
* Duty of Care consultants
* Technology solution providers

If you are interested in speaking or sponsoring this event please email in the first instance

08.00 Refreshments and registration
Session One: Welcome to the conference
09.00 Conference Organiser’s opening remarks
09.05 Conference Chairman’s welcome to the conference
Session Two: Crisis Management
09.10Case-studies: The legal practicalities of dealing with travel risk, crisis management, and duty of care issues
Joanna Kolatsis, Partner – Head of Aviation and Travel Hill Dickinson LLP, Marine, Aviation and Travel
09.30 Questions & Discussion
09.40Panel Discussion: Terrorism & Crisis Management
Panelists to include:
National Counter Terrorism Policing HQ
Session Three: Executive Risk Management
10.30ERM, insider threats and building cultural & procedural strategies
10.50 Questions
11.00 Refreshments
Session Four: Evacuation, Kidnap & Ransom, Corporate Reputation, Workplace Violence
11.30Dealing with travel risks such as evacuation and K&R

11.50Workplace violence
12.10Panel: How well are organizations guarding their corporate reputations?
13.00 Lunch
Session Five: People Risk
14.10Keynote presentation: Defining people risk.
There are two sides to people risk: first, the risks that people – especially Expats, local nationals, business travellers – are exposed to and, secondly, risks caused by people. Examples are the impact of badly managed incidents and incidents caused by disgruntled employees such as cyber attacks. The keynote presentation will address:

*What events create people risk?
*Who are the people it affects?
*Who are the people that manage that risk?
*Where can consultancy give guidance & advice?
*Empowering individuals to deal with power risk.
*What insurance products deal with people
*The need for training people
Dealing with travel risks such as evacuation and K&R

14.50Open Forum: Currently, people risk is an issue that many do not understand, while travel risks are constantly evolving. This is an open session in which the audience can ask questions about travel risk and people risk. During this session, delegates can exchange views on the issues affecting security, such as geo-political risk, Brexit, Syria, Immigration.
15.10 Refreshments & Exhibition
Session Six: Addressing Travel Risk
16.00Destination profiling
16.20Supporting Female Travellers
Erica Toase, Operations Manager, Maiden Voyage
16.40 Questions
16.40Panel Discussion: Travel Risk
17.25 Chair`s closing remarks
17.30 Drinks Reception
18.30 End of Conference

Joanna Kolatsis

Partner - Head of Aviation and Travel Hill Dickinson LLP, Marine, Aviation and Travel

DCS Scott Wilson

PREVENT and PROTECT & PREPARE National Counter Terrorism Policing HQ

Erica Toase

Operations Manager, Maiden Voyage

The Conference is taking place at:

Hill Dickinson LLP
The Broadgate Tower
20 Primrose Street
London EC2A 2EW

Sponsored by:

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