Risk Management & Compliance Conference--Hartford


The UConn School of Business and School of Law invite you to attend New Challenges in Risk Management and Compliance: Common Concerns for Managers and Lawyers, Friday, April 25, 2014 at the UConn School of Law, Starr Hall (Corner Fern & Sherman Streets) Hartford, CT.

Noon:    Welcome

12:15 p.m.:  Luncheon Panel -- Career Opportunities in Risk Management and Compliance

  • Carole Olson Gates, Director, Risk Management & Insurance, International Air Transport Association (IATA)
  • Kristin LeBlond, Counsel, The Investment Group, The Hartford
  • Jeyaraj (Jay) Vadiveloo, Senior Research Consultant, Towers Watson and Director, University of Connecticut Goldenson Center for Actuarial Research
  • Moderator:  Patricia A. McCoy, University of Connecticut School of Law

1:45 p.m.:  Global Human Rights Compliance

  • Marcia Narine, Assistant Professor of Law, St. Thomas University School of Law
  • Mark Nordstrom, Senior Counsel - Labor and Employment Law, General Electric Company
  • John F. Sherman, III, General Counsel, Senior Advisor, and Secretary, SHIFT:  Putting Principles into Practice
  • Moderator:  Molly Land, University of Connecticut School of Law

3:30 p.m.:  Creating a Culture of Compliance


  • John J. Preli, Director and Trust & Compliance Officer, IBM Trust & Compliance

4:15 p.m.:  Corporate Governance Up the Ladder:  A Risk Management and Compliance Perspective

  • Glenn Gazdik, Senior Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager, Asset/Liability Management Team, The Hartford
  • Christopher Lewis,  Senior Vice President and Chief Risk Officer, IFG Companies, Inc.
  • Moderator:  Stephen Park, University of Connecticut School of Business

5:00 p.m.:  Conclusion

Admission is free; complimentary lunch and parking provided.  For questions, please contact Patricia Carbray at patricia.carbray@uconn.edu or 860-570-5184.

If you require reasonable accommodations for a disability, please contact the Law School at 860-570-5130 or via email at law.access@uconn.edu at least two weeks in advance.