Upcoming Event: Rewarding Corporate Whistleblowers – Will this Improve Canadian Capital Markets?

Please join the Capital Markets Institute on January 26, 2017 for a panel discussion on Rewarding Corporate Whistleblowers: Will this Improve Canadian Capital Markets?  The event will feature Heidi Franken, Chief, Office of the Whistleblower, Ontario Securities Commission; insights from current research on the US whistleblowing experience from Andrew Call, Associate Professor, W. P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University; and, opening comments from Alexander Dyck, Manulife Financial Chair in Financial Services, Rotman School of Management and Director, Capital Markets Institute. To explore implications for Canadian capital markets, a panel discussion will follow featuring Peter Dent , Partner, Deloitte Canada and Past Chair & President, Transparency International Canada; and, Stephen Kohn, a leading US lawyer and expert on whistleblowing and Executive Director of the National Whistleblower Center (US) in addition to the speakers.

Thursday, January 26, 2017

9:00 a.m. to 12 noon (registration opens at 8:30am)
Rotman School of Management

Desautels Hall (2nd floor)
105 St. George Street 
Toronto, Ontario

Registration

$39.95 plus h.s.t. per person (Refreshments will be served)

Registration required. REGISTER HERE Please register before noon January 25, 2017.

Agenda (subject to change)

Opening Remarks

Does Whistleblowing Matter for Capital Markets and are the 
Incentives Right?

Alexander Dyck, Rotman School of Management 

New Insights from Research on the Impact of US Whistleblowing 
Regulatory Regimes

Andrew Call, W. P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University

The OSC’s Whistleblower Program: Eligibility, Incentives, 
Protections & Early Observations

Heidi Franken, Office of the Whistleblower, Ontario Securities 
Commission

Panel Discussion moderated by Professor Alexander Dyck

Panelists:

Stephen Kohn, Kohn Kohn & Colapinto and Executive Director National 
Whistleblower Center (US)

Peter Dent, Deloitte LLP and Past Chair & President, Transparency 
International Canada

Heidi Franken, Office of the Whistleblower, OSC

Andrew Call, W. P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University