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Reminder - Sign-up to free training: General fraud & corruption control: financial, board, workplace, research

From: Keira Hamilton

Valid from: Friday 7 June 2024 to Wednesday 12 June 2024

The Office of General Counsel in partnership with external firm, Clayton Utz, is inviting you to attend a Zoom webinar on General Fraud and Corruption Control in areas of the higher education sector. This is presented by Brenton Steenkamp, Partner, Clayton Utz.

All University staff are invited to attend this webinar. Those who work in financial operations, Board and Committee governance, human resources, academia, and research areas may find this particularly useful. Those who are managers and/or supervisors would also benefit greatly from the information this webinar as to how it affects their teams and employees in the workplace.

Date: Wednesday, 12 June
Time: 10.30am-12pm
Via Zoom: https://uws.zoom.us/j/86279345293?pwd=ekE3Yjc2VTRyUmk3U0VFTz...

The calendar invite with Zoom link is attached. If you are attending, please accept the invitation, so attendance numbers can be ascertained.

What topics will be discussed in the seminar?
1. Overview of the current legislative context in the higher education sector, including regulatory consequences.
2. Common behaviours, transactions or circumstances that may indicate fraudulent or corrupt activity in academia and research.
3. Roles and responsibilities of employees, managers, and leaders in preventing and detecting fraud and corruption.

What insights will you acquire once you have attended this seminar?
1. Identifying common red flags / warning signs of potential fraud and corruption.
2. What are the best channels to raise and report concerns and suspicions.
3. What are the best mitigating strategies and controls.
4. Whether your area is particularly vulnerable to scrutiny.

We look forward to your attendance.

Did you know?
- This seminar forms part of OGC’s services of Legal and Compliance Training.
- The Legal and Compliance Training service feature a series of topics, facilitated by Keira Hamilton, Director Compliance, and Clare Tour, Senior
Administrative Officer, presented by legal professionals within the OGC, or an external expert from panel law firms.
- This training is an OGC service offered at no charge.
- Other sessions will follow – watch Yammer and e-update for other announcements, as well as being personally invited to attend.

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