Start Date: 8/1/2018 9:00 AM CDT
End Date: 8/1/2018 4:00 PM CDT
Venue Name: Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Center Location:
1001 Amber Avenue
Stevens Point, WI United States
Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association
Location: Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Center
Room Block Name: WECA or WIE
Room Cut-Off: Monday, July 2, 2018
Rate: $109.99 tax
Online Link: http://bit.ly/2018EnergyIssuesSummit Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Ethics and Governance: Implementing the New Accountability (#930.1) 1-1/2 Skill Builder Credits
In this era of corporate accountability, boards and management are expected—and in some cases required—to implement standards, programs, and procedures addressing such issues as ethical behavior, document retention, whistleblower protection, fraud risk assessment, and financial transparency. This course explains the background of these issues and presents practical strategies to help electric cooperatives design and develop plans and programs that address new governance expectations.
Practical issues in creating, implementing, and enforcing a code of ethics at your cooperative
The board’s oversight role in risk assessment, document retention, and whistleblower protection
Key governance documents and other tools that can be used at your cooperative