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EVENTS

Events

Global Security Exchange Plus (GSX+)

September 21-22, 2020,  Virtual

There’s a lot happening at GSX with Guidepost team members!

  • BLOG: Angela Osborne and Security Management Managing Editor, Claire Meyer wrote “Generational Diversity in Security: Scouting for Talent.”
  • SESSION: Opening Doors in 2020: Access Control Technology Trends (Session #2204): While there are countless options available to secure a facility, there is not a one-size-fits-all solution for all security situations. Jon Harris will explore current access control authentication technologies and compare the various approaches while contrasting their benefits and drawbacks. The options include traditional proximity cards, biometrics, mobile credentials, smart cards, multi-technology readers, and other emerging access control applications. Discuss the aspects of secured communication for access control and risks associated with legacy cards and communication types. Gain insight into the future of access control technology
  • SESSION: How to Recruit and Retain Gen Z in Security Organizations: Born between 1996 and 2011, persons classified as Generation Z total an estimated 60 million individuals, outnumbering Millennials. As they enter the workforce, Generation Z is expected to push boundaries to the extreme and drastically change the idea of work. Angela Osborne will join representatives from the ASIS Young Professionals Council shed light on what security organizations need to know about Generation Z, provide strategies for engaging them in security programs and organizations, and expose challenges and opportunities for successful integration. Generation Z is an unusual amalgamation of the generations before it, with a keen focus on managing their professional and personal brands. Explore how they bring the frugality of the Builder Generation, true digital native status of the Millennials, an urge to create a stable life similar to Baby Boomers, and the pragmatism of Gen Xers to potential employers.
  • AWARD: Angela Osborne will receive the Karen Marquez Honor which is presented annually to a female security professional who has consistently worked for the betterment of the security industry over an extended period with an ASIS Certification.

Internationalization of Monitorships

September 22, 2020, Webinar

Bart M. Schwartz will lead this American Bar Association panel focused on dealing with foreign regulators when serving as a U.S. appointed monitor. Learn more about their requirements, how to negotiate agreements, avoiding pitfalls, and best practices for successfully coordinating with prosecutors and regulators without getting caught in the crosshairs. Panelists include Sam Eastwood of Mayer Brown International LLP; Alice Fisher of Latham and Watkins; Lord David Gold, appointed corporate monitor of BAE Systems; Paul E. Pelletier, legal consultant and principal at PEP Talk Advisors; and Larry D. Thompson, Esq., appointed independent corporate compliance monitor and auditor for Volkswagen AG.

Planning for the Unknown – Episode 3: Strategy and Planning for the Unknown

September 24, 2020, Virtual

Dan Rothrock of Zenitel Americas, will be interviewing key stakeholders to investigate challenges, solutions and strategy that can be used when creating Emergency Response Plans. Jonathon Harris PSP, CPP will join on September 24th to share experiences from his days as an end user, and explain how independent consultants can assist in assessing, designing, and deploying such plans.

New York City Bar 9th Annual White Collar Crime Institute

October 15, 2020, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is proud to be a sponsor at this event exploring critical developments in the area of white collar enforcement.

SecuraCann Conference

October 15, 2020, Virtual

Tim Sutton will present Strategic Security Technology Implementation, a discussion focused on how to utilize specialized and ordinary technology (already in place) at cannabis organizations to strengthen their ability to recognize potential threats before they materialize and become major events costing loss of licensing, reputation, production time, products, or even life.

The New York Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners: FRAUD FALL CONFERENCE

October 16, 2020, Virtual

Kenneth Citarella will speak in the session titled, “The CFE and International Privacy Compliance.” This presentation will review the complexities and constantly evolving world of international privacy compliance, with a particular focus on the role a CFE can play in privacy compliance. A contrast between domestic and international privacy regulatory schemes, an overview of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of the European Union and a survey of the privacy regulations of selected other countries will be included.

PAL Legal Luncheon

October 22, 2020, New York, NY

At this annual event, the Robert M. Morgenthau Award will be presented to Robert J. Giuffra, Jr. of Sullivan & Cromwell and to Marjorie J. Peerce of Ballard Spahr. It is truly an honor for Guidepost Solutions to support this event and the mission of the Police Athletic League to offer the 30,000 children from poor circumstances the chance to realize their potential through academic, athletic and artistic opportunities they would otherwise never have.

Women Influence & Power in Law

October 26 – 28, 2020, Virtual

WIPL offers an opportunity for unprecedented exchange with women in-house and outside counsel and will feature a panel lead by Guidepost CEO, Julie Myers Wood.

 

PAST EVENTS

Remote… But Not Removed

Complimentary Webinar Series

As we practice social distancing and move to remote work environments, we want to provide a way to stay engaged and informed. For more details and recordings of past sessions, please visit guidepostsolutions.com/webinar.

Multilateral Development Banks

September 2020, Webinar

Christopher Kim joined a panel discussion on Multilateral Development Banks and their powers to investigate and sanction, organized by ThoughtLeaders4.  Tune in at your convenience.

Torch of Learning Award

September 15, 2020, Virtual

Guidepost Solutions is excited to join the celebration in honoring Martin Lipton of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz as he receives this year’s Torch of Learning Award from the American Friends of the Hebrew University.

Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) – Investigations, Powers and Penalties

September 9, 2020, Webinar

An MDB sanction can be a prelude to an even more serious legal problem, especially for firms that fall under the jurisdiction of the #FCPA or UK Bribery Act. Christopher Kim to join the discussion.

Business Continuity, Workplace Violence & ESRM

August 20, 2020, Virtual

Jonathon Harris PSP, CPP joins a panel discussion on Integrating ESRM Culture. The focus – where does security intersect with risk management?

AcceleRISE 2020

July 27-31, 2020, Virtual Conference

Jon Harris will be participating in a panel on the Future Security Leader and moderating a panel on Disruptive Technology during this gathering of security professionals.

UJA Federation New York White Collar & Securities Enforcement Annual Cocktail Reception

July, Virtual

Guidepost Solutions is excited to participate in the UHA Federation of New York’s signature spring event and help pay tribute to the community’s meaningful support of the organization.

ACSS Virtual Sanctions Summit

July 23, 2020, Virtual Conference

In response to the concerns of the sanctions compliance community, the Association of Certified Sanctions Specialists has announced its first Virtual Summit.  Megan Milliard will join the panel on Extraterritorial Reach of US Sanctions on Iran and EU Blocking Statute: Considerations for Non-Banks Association of Certified Sanctions Specialists and lead a roundtable discussion on EU/UK Sanctions.  Please stop by our virtual booth.

ACC Foundation’s Sister to Sister: Each One Teach One

July 21, 2020,  Virtual Conference

Asha Muldro will be participating in the ACC Foundation’s Sister to Sister virtual series featuring Black Women who are in-house attorneys. These accomplished women will be sharing career advice.

SIA New Product Showcase Awards Show

July 9, 2020, Virtual Conference

The New Product Showcase Awards, established in 1979, recognize innovative physical security products, services and solutions. Technologies showcased through this program are used in the protection of life and property in residential, commercial and institutional settings. As the New Product Showcase Committee Chair, Chris Grniet, will be reviewing the process and announcing the winners.

The Pandemic and the Conspiracy Theories : a Chat with Andres Otero  

June 23, 2020

Andres Otero will discuss the current situation and the different conspiracy theories from the point of view of a private investigator.

Planning for the Grand Global Reopening – Trends and Tactics for Success

June 17, 2020 at 10:30 AM ET, Webinar presented by Guidepost

Please join us as we examine the status of the COVID-19 virus across the globe, the way it is driving varying approaches to reopening, and how global companies are responding.

NACDL’s 10th Annual West Coast White Collar Conference

June 17 – 19, 2020, Webinar

Guidepost Solutions is a sponsor of this webinar that features several hot topic white-collar practice issues.

All Stars Project National Gala

June 17, 2020, Virtual Gathering

Guidepost Solutions is honored to support the All Stars’ premiere annual benefit celebrating the afterschool development work of the All Stars Project across the country.

Cross Border Enforcement Risks & Compliance Strategies in the COVID Era

June 16, 2020 at 12:30 PM ET, Webinar  (VIEW HERE)

Please join Guidepost Solutions and Cohen & Gresser for an overview of the cross-border corruption risks and the compliance strategies to help mitigate them amidst this new COVID19 era.

Global Connection Conference

June 9, 2020, 11:00 AM ET, Virtual

Now that we are starting to turn the corner on COVID-19 and state and local governments are thinking about reopening parts of our society, how can companies resume operations safely? Join Guidepost’s elite panel of experts for a “Roadmap to Reopening Services”.  John Torres, Angela Osborne, Ed Batchelor and Bradly Dizik will provide step-by-step guidance on what companies can do now to prepare to bring their employees and customers back to a safer working and operational environment.

Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics Virtual Higher Education Conference

June 1-3, 2020, Virtual

Julie Myers Wood will join Robert Roach Wednesday, June 3, 2020 from 11:45 am to 1:15 PM ET, for the session entitled Export Controls and International Research.

VIRTUAL TOWN HALL: OAKLAND COUNTY TREASURER TO LEAD DISCUSSION ON EFFECTIVE REOPENING STRATEGIES FOR BUSINESSES

June 1, 2020, Virtual

Bradley L. Dizik, Angela Osborne, PCI, PSP and Jonathon Harris, PSP, CPP will join Oakland County, Michigan Treasurer Andy Meisner for a virtual town hall to discuss policies and procedures to keep employees, customers and visitors safe; what physical and cyber-security measures businesses can take to reopen securely; how technological solutions can support public health and safety; and how businesses can respond to COVID-19 with integrity.

WEBINAR | Director Responsibilities to Assure Data Systems Resiliency in a WFH World

May 21, 2020, Webinar

Ken Mendelson will be part of this panel discussion covering what directors need to evaluate to manage risks that have changed since COVID-19, and why cloud-based systems, outsourced business functions, telecom bandwidth, data integrity, security and resiliency are more important now than ever.

Compliance Week Excellence in Compliance Awards Gala

May 19-20, 2020, Virtual Conference

Chairman Bart M. Schwartz has been selected as the winner of the Best Compliance Consultant/Advisor award. This honor recognizes a company or sole practitioner found to be most effective at helping organizations improve their compliance function.

Cyber Hygiene: What Lawyers Need to Know When Working From Home

April 22, 2020 at 5 pm ET, Live Webinar

Kenneth Mendelson, JD, CISSP, CIPP, PCIP joins Joseph DeMarco for a discussion on Cyber Hygiene: What Lawyers Need to Know When Working From Home presented by the Federal Bar Council. They will cover the most common and overlooked cyber-risks associated with working remotely, key legal issues that result, the policies and practical steps that an organization can adopt and implement to reduce such risks, how to plan for the return to the office environment, and insurance coverage.

2020 ACAMS Hollywood Conference

April 20–22, 2020, Hollywood, Florida

Guidepost Solutions is proud to participate at this annual conference that brings together institutions from around the world with the ultimate goal of building a united front against money launderers, financial criminals and terrorist organizations. Please stop by our table.

2020 SIA Education@ISC West Program

March 17-19, 2020, Las Vegas, NV

ISC West gathers over 30,000 professionals in the security industry for education, networking, and showcasing new products and technologies encompassing everything from access control to drones & robotics. Guidepost Solutions will be presenting two sessions titled, “Generation Z: Who Are They and How Are They Changing the Security Field?” and “Security on The Ledge: Transforming Willis Tower, an American Icon”.

Chris Grniet will be chairing the ISC West New Product Showcase Committee. He will also be participating in a press briefing about the state of the industry and a roundtable discussion with HID Global about their products.

Women’s White Collar Defense Association Annual Meeting

March 9 – 11, 2020, San Diego, CA

As a key sponsor of the Women’s White Collar Defense Association, Guidepost Solutions is looking forward to meeting up with our friends and colleagues at the organization’s Annual Attorney Meeting.

2020 White Collar Crime National Institute

March 11-13, 2020, San Diego, CA

The 2020 Institute marks the 35th consecutive year the American Bar Association is presenting this annual gathering of the national white collar bar. The event’s sessions offer timely topics dealing with the most significant issues of our time. Year after year, Guidepost Solutions proudly sponsors the event. Please join us again this year.

Cigars Under the Stars

San Diego, CA

As a result of the cancellation of the ABA 34th National Institute on White Collar Crime and the Women’s White Collar Defense Association Annual Meeting, regretfully, Guidepost Solutions has cancelled our annual Cigars Under the Stars cocktail reception. Plans are already in the works for our 2021 event. Please save the date of March 3, 2021. Stay tuned for more details.

The New York Council of Defense Lawyers Norman S. Ostrow Award Reception 

March 4, 2020, New York, NY

We’re looking forward to seeing many of our friends and colleagues and supporting the NYCDL and their mission to advance the criminal defense function through their many initiatives.

The Wacky and Whimsical Tea for THEARC: Everything is Possible at THEARC

March 1, 2020, Washington, DC

Guidepost Solutions is proud to be a sponsor for this family event that will benefit THEARC, home to fourteen of Washington, D.C.’s best nonprofit agencies who work collaboratively under Building Bridges Across the River’s leadership to provide $30 million worth of human services annually in cultural arts, health, recreation, and educational programs.

RSA Conference 2020

February 24 – 28, 2020, San Francisco, CA

Ken Mendelson will be a part of the session titled, “Treating CFIUS: Funding and Exiting When Feds Step In to “Enhance Security””, during the conference that brings the cybersecurity industry together.

27th Annual NYLPI Law & Society Award Luncheon

February 13, 2020, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is proud to support the New York Lawyers for the Public Interest in honoring John S. Siffert and David Zapolsky for their contributions.

The Sedona Conference Working Group 6 Annual Meeting 2020

February 10, 2020, New York, NY

Senior Managing Director, Liam Ferguson, will participate in the meeting to discuss new drafts and brainstorming group outlines in need of WG6 member review and comment, including the following topics: cross-border privilege issues, international legal holds, international arbitrations, International Standards Organization (ISO) Code of Practice for Electronic Discovery, and dawn raids.

Global Issues Symposium 2020

January 30, 2020

Julie Myers Wood will dispel the myths surrounding migration, provide the national security lens, and present the basic building blocks for current and future conversation.

ACC Foundation Cybersecurity Summit

January 28, 2020, Washington, D.C.

Asha Muldro will be a featured panelist for the “New Regulations” session discussing CCPA, GDPR and other data privacy regulations.

City and State’s 5th Annual 50 over 50 Series

January 27, 2020, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is proud to celebrate the distinguished public servants in New York who have committed decades of their life to making New York a better place, including our own Bart M. Schwartz

IG3 West

December 10-12, 2019, Newport Beach, CA

Practitioners from the public and private sector, including government, large enterprises, mid-market companies, small businesses and law firms, discuss best practices and current trends in cybersecurity, privacy and data protection, eDiscovery and records management, and audit, risk and compliance. Senior Managing Director, Liam Ferguson, will spearhead the panel “Third-Party Due Diligence” and highlight the importance vetting existing legacy third-party relationships before renewing contracts.

ABA/ABA Financial Crimes Enforcement Conference

December 7-10, 2019, Washington, DC

Brought to you by the American Bankers Association and the American Bar Association, this conference delivers banker-focused solutions covering, BSA/AML/CFT, fraud, OFAC compliance and sanctions, and cyber-enabled financial crimes. Please be sure to stop by our table to learn more about these services and our deep experience working with financial institutions, including FinTech and cryptocurrency firms.

Federal Bar Council Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon

November 27, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is looking forward to our annual participation as the Council presents the Emory Buckner Award for Outstanding Public Service to The Honorable Janet M. DiFiore, Chief Judge of the State of New York and of the Court of Appeals.

ASIS International Chicago Chapter Meeting

November 21, 2019, Chicago, IL

Tim Sutton will present, “Securing the Cannabis Industry: More Than Simply Cameras and Door Locks,” at the local chapter meeting.

PLI’s Financial Services RegTech and Regulatory Compliance Forum 2019

November 21, 2019, New York, NY

Megan Prendergast Millard will join the panel to discuss “Current Compliance Challenges” during this conference examining the major regulations and current enforcement actions on financial services firms.

ISC East

November 20-21, 2019, New York, NY

Security and public safety professionals convene in New York for education, networking and new product and technology showcases. Angela Osborne will be part of the panel discussion, “Generation Z: Who Are They and How Are They Changing the Security Field?”

Silicon Valley Association of General Counsel 2019 All Hands Meeting

November 18-19, 2019, Santa Clara, CA

Join Guidepost Solutions at this unique, multifaceted event tailored to the special needs of in-house professionals at leading technology and life science companies. Scores of cutting-edge CLE presentations address the spectrum of legal, regulatory and ethical issues this community faces on a daily basis.

164th CityLaw Breakfast

November 15, 2019, New York, NY

As the Federal Monitor of the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA), Chairman Bart M. Schwartz will discuss the challenges NYCHA faces as it implements its agreement to achieve decent, safe, and sanitary living conditions for its 400,000 residents.

2019 ACC Annual Meeting

October 27-30, 2019, Phoenix, AZ

Join us at the Association of Corporate Counsel Annual Meeting.  Senior Managing Director Stephanie Douglas will join the panel “#MeToo at Every Level in the Corporate Environment.”  As a former FBI agent, Stephanie’s will offer a unique and interesting perspective.

Women, Diversity & Change Summit

October 23, 2019, Los Angeles, CA

The Women, Diversity & Change Summit explores how to create lasting change for women and minorities in the legal profession. Senior Managing Director Asha Muldro will share her background during the panel: “Sponsors, Influencers & Career Engineering.”

2019 Sanctions Conference

October 17-18, 2019, New York, NY

As a key sponsor, Guidepost Solutions is looking forward to this annual conference which offers practical guidance for sanctions and export compliance professionals who want to learn more about emerging sanctions risks that could affect their companies’ products or services. Please be sure to stop by our table to learn more about Guidepost Solutions, our expert services to ensure sanctions and export compliance, and to meet our compliance professionals.  In addition, Matthew Levine will offer his expertise on compliance missteps in OFAC settlement agreements, insights on effective controls, and enforcement trends during the panel, “Lessons Learned from the Latest Enforcement Actions.” Mr. Levine will also moderate a roundtable featuring the “Essential Pillars of an OFAC/Sanctions Compliance Framework.”

Fraud and Anti-Money Laundering in 2020: Practical Guide to Mitigate Risks and Avoid Pitfalls

October 16, 2019 at 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm (ET), Webinar

In this live webcast, Managing Director Allison Spagnolo, along with a seasoned panel of thought leaders and professionals will present an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals as well as recent developments in fraud and anti-money laundering. They will also present the important issues surrounding this significant topic.

Women Influence & Power in Law

October 16-18, 2019, Washington, DC

Julie Myers Wood will lead the panel on Effective Practices for Leading Ethical Internal Investigations. This session will focus on avoiding the pitfalls of a poorly handled internal investigation and include best practices for creating an investigative plan, conducting interviews, gathering evidence, working with the compliance department and more. Decisions such as having a board-led investigation and when to self-disclose to the regulators will also be discussed.

ABTL Annual Seminar

October 3 – 6, 2019, La Quinta, CA

Each year the Association of Business Trial Lawyers brings together the top lawyers, scholars and judges from around the country to provide a collegial forum for the discussion of business litigation issues and promote and enhance communications between the bar and the federal and state benches. Guidepost Solutions is excited to be a part of this year’s event.

Financial Crime Executive Roundtable

September 30 – October 1, 2019, New York, NY

Being on the forefront of emerging AML, cyber, crypto, terrorism financing and sanctions risks, professionals from Guidepost Solutions will be on hand to exchange strategies that address these critical challenges. Senior Managing Director Megan Millard will lead the “Industry Think Tank” to discuss how to face and overcome issues and challenges in today’s world of financial crime.

>NAFU

September 25-27, 2019, San Francisco, CA

Each year, the National Association of Former United States Attorneys hosts an annual conference featuring CLE programs with nationally known speakers on topics related to investigations, national security, compliance, immigration and ethics. Guidepost Solutions is proud to be a continuing sponsor of this prestigious event and we look forward to welcoming attendees at the conference’s opening reception.

Association of Inspectors General’s 2019 Training Conference

September 25-27, 2019, Palm Beach County, FL

Please Join Alan Katz as he joins a panel at the Association of Inspectors General’s 2019 Training Conference to speak about Insights and Methods Used in Prosecutions and in Defense of Financial Investigations.

Women in White Collar Defense Association LA Chapter Happy Hour

September 24, 2019, Los Angeles

Guidepost Solutions is a co-host, along with Bird Marella, at this happy hour which brings white collar women practitioners with significant depth of experience and nationally-recognized talent together to support each other and network.

2019 Cannabis Industrial Marketplace Chicago Summit & Expo

September 19-20, 2019, Chicago, IL

The business of cannabis is becoming a mainstream profession in Illinois. Stop by our table to learn more about the specific risk mitigation services Guidepost Solutions offers the cannabis industry. Tim Sutton will also provide his expertise during the session, “Illinois Adult Use Cannabis Security.”

Cameras and Storage – Designing a Video System That Supports Security in the Cannabis Industry

September 18, 2019, Webinar

Learn how compliance officers and analysts keep up with changing regulations and how to use video surveillance and data storage systems to support the cannabis industry.  Guidepost Solutions’ Tim Sutton will team up with Chris Rodriguez, the director of loss prevention at the cannabis company MedMen, to discuss various security requirements and how security staff is able to stay out front.

Sex Trafficking-Public Resource Guide Launch

September 18, Washington, DC

ECPAT-USA, a leading anti-trafficking organization, will be joining members of the Congressional Human Trafficking Caucus and Victims’ Rights Caucus for the launch of its Public Conversations manual.  With the sharp rise in domestic cases of trafficking and exploitation of children, members of Congress are increasingly seeking assistance on how to address this horrific crime when it happens in their districts.  ECPAT-USA’s Public Conversations Resource Guide will provide members of Congress tools they need to address crimes against children.  As a corporate sponsor, Guidepost Solutions is truly honored to support initiatives that strengthen laws to protect children and combat those who would exploit vulnerable youth.

GSX 2019

September 8-12, 2019, Chicago, IL

Step out onto The Ledge and explore the security at Willis Tower (Chicago) from the inside out.  The 1,450-foot-tall skyscraper is undergoing an unprecedented $500M redevelopment, including 300,000 square feet of dining, entertainment, and tenant amenities. During the session,  “Security on The Ledge: Protecting Willis Tower, an American Icon,” Ed Batchelor and Angela Osborne of Guidepost Solutions will join Senior Director of Security at Willis Tower Keith Kambic to explore how the design team weaves physical security and technologies into the renovation including SAFETY Act designations, security trends in high-rise environments, and strategies for mitigating security threats to modern workspaces.

Additionally, Tim Sutton of Guidepost Solutions will moderate the panel session titled, “The Emerging Cannabis Industry: Pitfalls, Opportunities, and Pain Points,” which will discuss successes and failures of the IL Medical Cannabis program rolled out and operation for the last five years and what the future holds with the impending legalization of adult use (recreational) in IL this year.

Congratulations to Regional Director, Security & Technology Consulting Practice Angela Osborne on being named a finalist for the U.S. Outstanding Security Performance Award (OSPA) for Outstanding Young Security Professional. The winner will be announced at GSX.

AcceleRISE

August 14-16, 2019, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Both Jon Harris and Angela Osborne will be participating in AcceleRISE, hosted by Security Industry Association’s RISE community for young professionals and those new to the industry. In the session titled, “The Power Of Positive Leadership,” Senior Security Consultant Jon Harris will break down why positive leadership is the best strategy. Regional Director Angela Osborne will join the panel to discuss the real-world experiences that sparked their career success in the security industry during the panel titled, “Strategic Ambitions: Tips And Tricks That Helped Millennials Foster Success.”

Michael Rothenberg Memorial Golf Outing

July 23, 2019, Bethpage, NY

Each year, Guidepost Solutions proudly supports the New York Lawyers for the Public Interest annual golf outing to raise funds for NYLPI’s efforts to provide low-income communities with increased access to legal assistance. Our sponsorship directly supports the team of lawyers, community organizers, social workers, and advocates as they work to achieve lived equality for all New Yorkers.

12th annual CBRE Cares Charity Bash

July 18, 2019, Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL

Guidepost Solutions is proud to sponsor the Chicago real estate industry’s fundraiser where 100% of net proceeds benefit Cubs charities, their affiliates and CBRE Cares charities.

Genetec 2019 Global Press Summit

July 17-19, 2019, Montreal, Canada

Senior Security Consultant Tim Sutton will participate in the panel session titled, “Cannabis and Security,” at this annual event hosted by Genetec.

NBA Security Conference

June 27-28, 2019, Las Vegas, NV

Guidepost Solutions will be participating at the NBA’s annual security conference tailored for NBA league and team security, representatives from other sports leagues, and counterparts from various law enforcement agencies for training purposes and to share information.

PAL 47th Annual Superstar Dinner

June 25, 2019, New York, NY

We are excited to support the Police Athletic League’s premiere annual gala that honors men and women who have distinguished themselves in their careers and are excellent role models for the children PAL serves.  In celebration of his 100th birthday, this year’s event honors The Honorable Robert M. Morgenthau, PAL’s Chairman for 57 years.

It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World of Sanctions: Best Practices for Navigating the Increasingly Complex Sanctions Environment

June 27, 2019, RANE Webinar

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) recently released extensive new guidance on what constitutes an effective sanctions compliance program. Coming amidst a complex sanctions environment and an increasingly aggressive approach to enforcement, this guidance provides insight into OFAC’s views on the best practices that companies should follow to ensure compliance with U.S. sanctions laws and regulations. It also serves as a roadmap for how to prevent sanctions violations from occurring as well as how OFAC will assess the adequacy of a company’s compliance program in the event of a violation. CEO, Julie Myers Wood will join an expert group of panelists to discuss best practices companies can use to benchmark their own sanctions compliance programs and how to leverage this guidance to adeptly navigate the regulatory and commercial risks from sanctions. Panelists include Chip Poncy from the Financial Integrity Network and the former Director of the Office of Strategic Policy at the US Treasury and Zachary Goldman from WilmerHale and a former policy advisor at the US Treasury’s Office of Terrorist Financing and Financial Crimes. The webinar will be moderated by Eric Sohn from Dow Jones.

ASIS International Young Professionals and Emerging Leaders in Security (YPELS) Networking Mixer

June 26, 2019, Chicago, IL

Guidepost Solutions is proud to be the gold sponsor of this event that brings young professionals of the security community together.

30th Annual ACFE Global Fraud Conference

June 23-28, 2019, Austin, TX

In the session, “The CFE as Chief Privacy Officer: How Being a CFE Prepares You to be CPO,” Chief Privacy Officer Kenneth Citarella will discuss the various privacy regulatory schemes in the U.S. and the EU, as well as privacy shields, the GDPR, the data lifecycle, and other privacy principles. He will also review the role of the Chief Privacy Officer, how that position interacts with other personnel in the organization, and how to survive in a digital privacy world where the rules keep changing and the risks keep growing.

NACDL’s 9th Annual West Coast White Collar Conference

June 19 – 21, 2019, Santa Monica, CA

Senior Managing Director David Cook will join the faculty at this Guidepost Solutions sponsored event that features several hot topic white-collar practice issues.  David’s panel, “Ethical Issues in the Digital Age: How the Virtual Era affects the Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Role”,  includes moderator Jean-Jacques “J” Cabou, a partner at Perkins Coie.

ZOE International Annual Race Across America

June 15, 2019

Guidepost Solutions is proud to support ZOE International and its annual Race Across America. ZOE has been rescuing and caring for trafficked children and orphans since 2003. The organization exists to find long-term solutions to end child trafficking through prevention, rescue, and restoration. On June 15, 2019, eight ZOE team riders will set out on a non-stop, 3,000-mile transcontinental relay race from the Pacific to the Atlantic to raise money.

Northwind Professional Institute 2019 Internal & Enforcement Investigations Forum

June 11 & 12, 2019, Toronto, Canada

Chairman Bart M. Schwartz will serve as the discussion leader on Remediation/DPAs, Monitor Appointments, Leniency Programs, and Other Investigation Resolution Outcomes.

SCCE’s Higher Education Compliance Conference

June 9 – 12, 2019, Orlando, FL

As the former head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, CEO Julie Myers Wood will share her expertise on the panel “Preserve & Protect Your International Student Population.”

Cigars Under the Stars-Colombia

June 6, 2019, Cartagena, Colombia

In conjunction with the Convencion Asobancaria, Colombia’s renowned conference for innovative perspectives involving the banking industry and the Colombia government, Guidepost Solutions is excited to host a private VIP reception to introduce our new Latin American team.

2019 Benefit for Stuyvesant High

May 30, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is pleased to support the Stuyvesant High School alumni community at its inaugural benefit.

Government Technology & Services Coalition Emerging Small Business Group Meeting

May 21, 2019, Fairfax, VA

Senior Managing Director, Federal Practice Bill Weinberg joins the panel to discuss the DOD Section 809 Panel Report On
“Streamlining and Codifying Acquisition Regulations and the Effect it has on the Small Business Community and National Security”.

White Collar & Securities Enforcement Annual Cocktail Solutions

May 21, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is looking forward to celebrating the continued commitment of the UJA-Federation and its White Collar & Securities Enforcement group.

New York Legal Assistance Group 2019 Gala

May 16, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions will join the New York Legal Assistance Group as it celebrates the many private practice, corporate, foundation, government and individual partners whose commitment to its mission and work makes New York a safer and more humane place for all.

New York City Bar Annual White Collar Crime Institute

May 15, 2019, New York, NY

As a sponsor, Guidepost Solutions is looking forward to this full-day program that explores critical developments that have characterized this era of white collar enforcement. We hope you can join us at the New York City Bar’s most popular event.

City & State New York Law Power 50

May 15, 2019, New York, NY

Congratulations to our Chairman Bart M. Schwartz for being named to City & State’s list of the 50 most powerful leaders in New York’s legal community. The Law Power 50 list honors the 50 most influential people in law statewide, including civil rights and criminal defense lawyers, prosecutors, government relations attorneys and legal scholars.

Ryder Security Summit 2019

May 7-8, 2019, Laredo, TX

President, Strategic Accounts Matt Wharton will be among the speakers at this summit discussing strategic insights and new trends, in cross-border transportation and logistics security.

All Stars Project National Gala

May 6, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is honored to support the All Stars’ premiere annual benefit celebrating the afterschool development work of the All Stars Project across the country.

Finding Our Way: Rebuilding Ethics in New York State

May 1, 2019, Albany, NY

This one-day symposium features some of the brightest minds working to weed corruption in New York State and infuse a renewed sense of ethical behavior at every level.  Chief Compliance Office and Senior Managing Director Joseph Jaffe will contribute to a panel on “Accountable Contracting — The Right Vendor at the Right Price.”

ACAMS 24th Annual International AML & Financial Crime Conference

April 15-17, 2019, Hollywood, FL

Guidepost Solutions is proud to participate at this annual conference that brings together institutions from around the world with the ultimate goal of building a united front against money launderers, financial criminals and terrorist organizations. Please stop by our table.

STA 2019 Construction Awards Dinner

April 11, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is proud to participate at the Subcontractors Trade Association’s 50th annual event honoring the construction industry’s top leaders, innovators and visionaries.

ISC West Conference and SIA Education@ISC West

April 9-11, 2019, Las Vegas, NV

ISC West is the largest converged security industry trade show in the U.S. bringing together Physical and IT security professionals to explore every facet of the security industry including cybersecurity, intelligent physical security, IoT and more. Regional Director Angela Osborne will join two panel sessions. The first session, “Integrating Millennials into Security Organizations,” will explore strategies for integrating these diverse groups in real-time through technology. The second session, “Bridging the Gender Gap in the Security Industry,” will discuss the challenges females executives face in their career and how they succeeded, look at the future of the workforce, and offer advice for both female professionals looking ahead at their own journey and hiring managers looking to empower the next group of industry leaders.

Police Athletic League 21st Annual Legal Profession Luncheon

April 9, 2019, New York, NY

The Robert M. Morgenthau Award will be presented to The Honorable Louis J. Freeh and Anne Vladeck at PAL’s Annual Legal Profession Luncheon. Proceeds from the event offer the 30,000 children from poor circumstances the chance to realize their potential through academic, athletic and artistic opportunities they would otherwise never have. It is truly an honor for Guidepost Solutions to support this event.

2019 Cannabis Industrial Marketplace Oklahoma Summit & Expo

April 3-4, 2019, Tulsa, OK

Guidepost Solutions will join other regional and national vendors as an exhibitor to showcase our full spectrum of security and compliance services for the cannabis industry.  Tim Sutton will host a session on “Security Master Planning for the Cannabis Industry.”  He will share how cameras and alarms are not enough and why physical and operational security must be considered in addition to the technological security plan.

Global Security Exchange Plus (GSX+)

September 21-22, 2020,  Virtual

There’s a lot happening at GSX with Guidepost team members!

  • BLOG: Angela Osborne and Security Management Managing Editor, Claire Meyer wrote “Generational Diversity in Security: Scouting for Talent.”
  • SESSION: Opening Doors in 2020: Access Control Technology Trends (Session #2204): While there are countless options available to secure a facility, there is not a one-size-fits-all solution for all security situations. Jon Harris will explore current access control authentication technologies and compare the various approaches while contrasting their benefits and drawbacks. The options include traditional proximity cards, biometrics, mobile credentials, smart cards, multi-technology readers, and other emerging access control applications. Discuss the aspects of secured communication for access control and risks associated with legacy cards and communication types. Gain insight into the future of access control technology
  • SESSION: How to Recruit and Retain Gen Z in Security Organizations: Born between 1996 and 2011, persons classified as Generation Z total an estimated 60 million individuals, outnumbering Millennials. As they enter the workforce, Generation Z is expected to push boundaries to the extreme and drastically change the idea of work. Angela Osborne will join representatives from the ASIS Young Professionals Council shed light on what security organizations need to know about Generation Z, provide strategies for engaging them in security programs and organizations, and expose challenges and opportunities for successful integration. Generation Z is an unusual amalgamation of the generations before it, with a keen focus on managing their professional and personal brands. Explore how they bring the frugality of the Builder Generation, true digital native status of the Millennials, an urge to create a stable life similar to Baby Boomers, and the pragmatism of Gen Xers to potential employers.
  • AWARD: Angela Osborne will receive the Karen Marquez Honor which is presented annually to a female security professional who has consistently worked for the betterment of the security industry over an extended period with an ASIS Certification.

Internationalization of Monitorships

September 22, 2020, Webinar

Bart M. Schwartz will lead this American Bar Association panel focused on dealing with foreign regulators when serving as a U.S. appointed monitor. Learn more about their requirements, how to negotiate agreements, avoiding pitfalls, and best practices for successfully coordinating with prosecutors and regulators without getting caught in the crosshairs. Panelists include Sam Eastwood of Mayer Brown International LLP; Alice Fisher of Latham and Watkins; Lord David Gold, appointed corporate monitor of BAE Systems; Paul E. Pelletier, legal consultant and principal at PEP Talk Advisors; and Larry D. Thompson, Esq., appointed independent corporate compliance monitor and auditor for Volkswagen AG.

Planning for the Unknown – Episode 3: Strategy and Planning for the Unknown

September 24, 2020, Virtual

Dan Rothrock of Zenitel Americas, will be interviewing key stakeholders to investigate challenges, solutions and strategy that can be used when creating Emergency Response Plans. Jonathon Harris PSP, CPP will join on September 24th to share experiences from his days as an end user, and explain how independent consultants can assist in assessing, designing, and deploying such plans.

New York City Bar 9th Annual White Collar Crime Institute

October 15, 2020, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is proud to be a sponsor at this event exploring critical developments in the area of white collar enforcement.

SecuraCann Conference

October 15, 2020, Virtual

Tim Sutton will present Strategic Security Technology Implementation, a discussion focused on how to utilize specialized and ordinary technology (already in place) at cannabis organizations to strengthen their ability to recognize potential threats before they materialize and become major events costing loss of licensing, reputation, production time, products, or even life.

The New York Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners: FRAUD FALL CONFERENCE

October 16, 2020, Virtual

Kenneth Citarella will speak in the session titled, “The CFE and International Privacy Compliance.” This presentation will review the complexities and constantly evolving world of international privacy compliance, with a particular focus on the role a CFE can play in privacy compliance. A contrast between domestic and international privacy regulatory schemes, an overview of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of the European Union and a survey of the privacy regulations of selected other countries will be included.

PAL Legal Luncheon

October 22, 2020, New York, NY

At this annual event, the Robert M. Morgenthau Award will be presented to Robert J. Giuffra, Jr. of Sullivan & Cromwell and to Marjorie J. Peerce of Ballard Spahr. It is truly an honor for Guidepost Solutions to support this event and the mission of the Police Athletic League to offer the 30,000 children from poor circumstances the chance to realize their potential through academic, athletic and artistic opportunities they would otherwise never have.

Women Influence & Power in Law

October 26 – 28, 2020, Virtual

WIPL offers an opportunity for unprecedented exchange with women in-house and outside counsel and will feature a panel lead by Guidepost CEO, Julie Myers Wood.

 

PAST EVENTS

Remote… But Not Removed

Complimentary Webinar Series

As we practice social distancing and move to remote work environments, we want to provide a way to stay engaged and informed. For more details and recordings of past sessions, please visit guidepostsolutions.com/webinar.

Multilateral Development Banks

September 2020, Webinar

Christopher Kim joined a panel discussion on Multilateral Development Banks and their powers to investigate and sanction, organized by ThoughtLeaders4.  Tune in at your convenience.

Torch of Learning Award

September 15, 2020, Virtual

Guidepost Solutions is excited to join the celebration in honoring Martin Lipton of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz as he receives this year’s Torch of Learning Award from the American Friends of the Hebrew University.

Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) – Investigations, Powers and Penalties

September 9, 2020, Webinar

An MDB sanction can be a prelude to an even more serious legal problem, especially for firms that fall under the jurisdiction of the #FCPA or UK Bribery Act. Christopher Kim to join the discussion.

Business Continuity, Workplace Violence & ESRM

August 20, 2020, Virtual

Jonathon Harris PSP, CPP joins a panel discussion on Integrating ESRM Culture. The focus – where does security intersect with risk management?

AcceleRISE 2020

July 27-31, 2020, Virtual Conference

Jon Harris will be participating in a panel on the Future Security Leader and moderating a panel on Disruptive Technology during this gathering of security professionals.

UJA Federation New York White Collar & Securities Enforcement Annual Cocktail Reception

July, Virtual

Guidepost Solutions is excited to participate in the UHA Federation of New York’s signature spring event and help pay tribute to the community’s meaningful support of the organization.

ACSS Virtual Sanctions Summit

July 23, 2020, Virtual Conference

In response to the concerns of the sanctions compliance community, the Association of Certified Sanctions Specialists has announced its first Virtual Summit.  Megan Milliard will join the panel on Extraterritorial Reach of US Sanctions on Iran and EU Blocking Statute: Considerations for Non-Banks Association of Certified Sanctions Specialists and lead a roundtable discussion on EU/UK Sanctions.  Please stop by our virtual booth.

ACC Foundation’s Sister to Sister: Each One Teach One

July 21, 2020,  Virtual Conference

Asha Muldro will be participating in the ACC Foundation’s Sister to Sister virtual series featuring Black Women who are in-house attorneys. These accomplished women will be sharing career advice.

SIA New Product Showcase Awards Show

July 9, 2020, Virtual Conference

The New Product Showcase Awards, established in 1979, recognize innovative physical security products, services and solutions. Technologies showcased through this program are used in the protection of life and property in residential, commercial and institutional settings. As the New Product Showcase Committee Chair, Chris Grniet, will be reviewing the process and announcing the winners.

The Pandemic and the Conspiracy Theories : a Chat with Andres Otero  

June 23, 2020

Andres Otero will discuss the current situation and the different conspiracy theories from the point of view of a private investigator.

Planning for the Grand Global Reopening – Trends and Tactics for Success

June 17, 2020 at 10:30 AM ET, Webinar presented by Guidepost

Please join us as we examine the status of the COVID-19 virus across the globe, the way it is driving varying approaches to reopening, and how global companies are responding.

NACDL’s 10th Annual West Coast White Collar Conference

June 17 – 19, 2020, Webinar

Guidepost Solutions is a sponsor of this webinar that features several hot topic white-collar practice issues.

All Stars Project National Gala

June 17, 2020, Virtual Gathering

Guidepost Solutions is honored to support the All Stars’ premiere annual benefit celebrating the afterschool development work of the All Stars Project across the country.

Cross Border Enforcement Risks & Compliance Strategies in the COVID Era

June 16, 2020 at 12:30 PM ET, Webinar  (VIEW HERE)

Please join Guidepost Solutions and Cohen & Gresser for an overview of the cross-border corruption risks and the compliance strategies to help mitigate them amidst this new COVID19 era.

Global Connection Conference

June 9, 2020, 11:00 AM ET, Virtual

Now that we are starting to turn the corner on COVID-19 and state and local governments are thinking about reopening parts of our society, how can companies resume operations safely? Join Guidepost’s elite panel of experts for a “Roadmap to Reopening Services”.  John Torres, Angela Osborne, Ed Batchelor and Bradly Dizik will provide step-by-step guidance on what companies can do now to prepare to bring their employees and customers back to a safer working and operational environment.

Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics Virtual Higher Education Conference

June 1-3, 2020, Virtual

Julie Myers Wood will join Robert Roach Wednesday, June 3, 2020 from 11:45 am to 1:15 PM ET, for the session entitled Export Controls and International Research.

VIRTUAL TOWN HALL: OAKLAND COUNTY TREASURER TO LEAD DISCUSSION ON EFFECTIVE REOPENING STRATEGIES FOR BUSINESSES

June 1, 2020, Virtual

Bradley L. Dizik, Angela Osborne, PCI, PSP and Jonathon Harris, PSP, CPP will join Oakland County, Michigan Treasurer Andy Meisner for a virtual town hall to discuss policies and procedures to keep employees, customers and visitors safe; what physical and cyber-security measures businesses can take to reopen securely; how technological solutions can support public health and safety; and how businesses can respond to COVID-19 with integrity.

WEBINAR | Director Responsibilities to Assure Data Systems Resiliency in a WFH World

May 21, 2020, Webinar

Ken Mendelson will be part of this panel discussion covering what directors need to evaluate to manage risks that have changed since COVID-19, and why cloud-based systems, outsourced business functions, telecom bandwidth, data integrity, security and resiliency are more important now than ever.

Compliance Week Excellence in Compliance Awards Gala

May 19-20, 2020, Virtual Conference

Chairman Bart M. Schwartz has been selected as the winner of the Best Compliance Consultant/Advisor award. This honor recognizes a company or sole practitioner found to be most effective at helping organizations improve their compliance function.

Cyber Hygiene: What Lawyers Need to Know When Working From Home

April 22, 2020 at 5 pm ET, Live Webinar

Kenneth Mendelson, JD, CISSP, CIPP, PCIP joins Joseph DeMarco for a discussion on Cyber Hygiene: What Lawyers Need to Know When Working From Home presented by the Federal Bar Council. They will cover the most common and overlooked cyber-risks associated with working remotely, key legal issues that result, the policies and practical steps that an organization can adopt and implement to reduce such risks, how to plan for the return to the office environment, and insurance coverage.

2020 ACAMS Hollywood Conference

April 20–22, 2020, Hollywood, Florida

Guidepost Solutions is proud to participate at this annual conference that brings together institutions from around the world with the ultimate goal of building a united front against money launderers, financial criminals and terrorist organizations. Please stop by our table.

2020 SIA Education@ISC West Program

March 17-19, 2020, Las Vegas, NV

ISC West gathers over 30,000 professionals in the security industry for education, networking, and showcasing new products and technologies encompassing everything from access control to drones & robotics. Guidepost Solutions will be presenting two sessions titled, “Generation Z: Who Are They and How Are They Changing the Security Field?” and “Security on The Ledge: Transforming Willis Tower, an American Icon”.

Chris Grniet will be chairing the ISC West New Product Showcase Committee. He will also be participating in a press briefing about the state of the industry and a roundtable discussion with HID Global about their products.

Women’s White Collar Defense Association Annual Meeting

March 9 – 11, 2020, San Diego, CA

As a key sponsor of the Women’s White Collar Defense Association, Guidepost Solutions is looking forward to meeting up with our friends and colleagues at the organization’s Annual Attorney Meeting.

2020 White Collar Crime National Institute

March 11-13, 2020, San Diego, CA

The 2020 Institute marks the 35th consecutive year the American Bar Association is presenting this annual gathering of the national white collar bar. The event’s sessions offer timely topics dealing with the most significant issues of our time. Year after year, Guidepost Solutions proudly sponsors the event. Please join us again this year.

Cigars Under the Stars

San Diego, CA

As a result of the cancellation of the ABA 34th National Institute on White Collar Crime and the Women’s White Collar Defense Association Annual Meeting, regretfully, Guidepost Solutions has cancelled our annual Cigars Under the Stars cocktail reception. Plans are already in the works for our 2021 event. Please save the date of March 3, 2021. Stay tuned for more details.

The New York Council of Defense Lawyers Norman S. Ostrow Award Reception 

March 4, 2020, New York, NY

We’re looking forward to seeing many of our friends and colleagues and supporting the NYCDL and their mission to advance the criminal defense function through their many initiatives.

The Wacky and Whimsical Tea for THEARC: Everything is Possible at THEARC

March 1, 2020, Washington, DC

Guidepost Solutions is proud to be a sponsor for this family event that will benefit THEARC, home to fourteen of Washington, D.C.’s best nonprofit agencies who work collaboratively under Building Bridges Across the River’s leadership to provide $30 million worth of human services annually in cultural arts, health, recreation, and educational programs.

RSA Conference 2020

February 24 – 28, 2020, San Francisco, CA

Ken Mendelson will be a part of the session titled, “Treating CFIUS: Funding and Exiting When Feds Step In to “Enhance Security””, during the conference that brings the cybersecurity industry together.

27th Annual NYLPI Law & Society Award Luncheon

February 13, 2020, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is proud to support the New York Lawyers for the Public Interest in honoring John S. Siffert and David Zapolsky for their contributions.

The Sedona Conference Working Group 6 Annual Meeting 2020

February 10, 2020, New York, NY

Senior Managing Director, Liam Ferguson, will participate in the meeting to discuss new drafts and brainstorming group outlines in need of WG6 member review and comment, including the following topics: cross-border privilege issues, international legal holds, international arbitrations, International Standards Organization (ISO) Code of Practice for Electronic Discovery, and dawn raids.

Global Issues Symposium 2020

January 30, 2020

Julie Myers Wood will dispel the myths surrounding migration, provide the national security lens, and present the basic building blocks for current and future conversation.

ACC Foundation Cybersecurity Summit

January 28, 2020, Washington, D.C.

Asha Muldro will be a featured panelist for the “New Regulations” session discussing CCPA, GDPR and other data privacy regulations.

City and State’s 5th Annual 50 over 50 Series

January 27, 2020, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is proud to celebrate the distinguished public servants in New York who have committed decades of their life to making New York a better place, including our own Bart M. Schwartz

IG3 West

December 10-12, 2019, Newport Beach, CA

Practitioners from the public and private sector, including government, large enterprises, mid-market companies, small businesses and law firms, discuss best practices and current trends in cybersecurity, privacy and data protection, eDiscovery and records management, and audit, risk and compliance. Senior Managing Director, Liam Ferguson, will spearhead the panel “Third-Party Due Diligence” and highlight the importance vetting existing legacy third-party relationships before renewing contracts.

ABA/ABA Financial Crimes Enforcement Conference

December 7-10, 2019, Washington, DC

Brought to you by the American Bankers Association and the American Bar Association, this conference delivers banker-focused solutions covering, BSA/AML/CFT, fraud, OFAC compliance and sanctions, and cyber-enabled financial crimes. Please be sure to stop by our table to learn more about these services and our deep experience working with financial institutions, including FinTech and cryptocurrency firms.

Federal Bar Council Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon

November 27, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is looking forward to our annual participation as the Council presents the Emory Buckner Award for Outstanding Public Service to The Honorable Janet M. DiFiore, Chief Judge of the State of New York and of the Court of Appeals.

ASIS International Chicago Chapter Meeting

November 21, 2019, Chicago, IL

Tim Sutton will present, “Securing the Cannabis Industry: More Than Simply Cameras and Door Locks,” at the local chapter meeting.

PLI’s Financial Services RegTech and Regulatory Compliance Forum 2019

November 21, 2019, New York, NY

Megan Prendergast Millard will join the panel to discuss “Current Compliance Challenges” during this conference examining the major regulations and current enforcement actions on financial services firms.

ISC East

November 20-21, 2019, New York, NY

Security and public safety professionals convene in New York for education, networking and new product and technology showcases. Angela Osborne will be part of the panel discussion, “Generation Z: Who Are They and How Are They Changing the Security Field?”

Silicon Valley Association of General Counsel 2019 All Hands Meeting

November 18-19, 2019, Santa Clara, CA

Join Guidepost Solutions at this unique, multifaceted event tailored to the special needs of in-house professionals at leading technology and life science companies. Scores of cutting-edge CLE presentations address the spectrum of legal, regulatory and ethical issues this community faces on a daily basis.

164th CityLaw Breakfast

November 15, 2019, New York, NY

As the Federal Monitor of the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA), Chairman Bart M. Schwartz will discuss the challenges NYCHA faces as it implements its agreement to achieve decent, safe, and sanitary living conditions for its 400,000 residents.

2019 ACC Annual Meeting

October 27-30, 2019, Phoenix, AZ

Join us at the Association of Corporate Counsel Annual Meeting.  Senior Managing Director Stephanie Douglas will join the panel “#MeToo at Every Level in the Corporate Environment.”  As a former FBI agent, Stephanie’s will offer a unique and interesting perspective.

Women, Diversity & Change Summit

October 23, 2019, Los Angeles, CA

The Women, Diversity & Change Summit explores how to create lasting change for women and minorities in the legal profession. Senior Managing Director Asha Muldro will share her background during the panel: “Sponsors, Influencers & Career Engineering.”

2019 Sanctions Conference

October 17-18, 2019, New York, NY

As a key sponsor, Guidepost Solutions is looking forward to this annual conference which offers practical guidance for sanctions and export compliance professionals who want to learn more about emerging sanctions risks that could affect their companies’ products or services. Please be sure to stop by our table to learn more about Guidepost Solutions, our expert services to ensure sanctions and export compliance, and to meet our compliance professionals.  In addition, Matthew Levine will offer his expertise on compliance missteps in OFAC settlement agreements, insights on effective controls, and enforcement trends during the panel, “Lessons Learned from the Latest Enforcement Actions.” Mr. Levine will also moderate a roundtable featuring the “Essential Pillars of an OFAC/Sanctions Compliance Framework.”

Fraud and Anti-Money Laundering in 2020: Practical Guide to Mitigate Risks and Avoid Pitfalls

October 16, 2019 at 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm (ET), Webinar

In this live webcast, Managing Director Allison Spagnolo, along with a seasoned panel of thought leaders and professionals will present an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals as well as recent developments in fraud and anti-money laundering. They will also present the important issues surrounding this significant topic.

Women Influence & Power in Law

October 16-18, 2019, Washington, DC

Julie Myers Wood will lead the panel on Effective Practices for Leading Ethical Internal Investigations. This session will focus on avoiding the pitfalls of a poorly handled internal investigation and include best practices for creating an investigative plan, conducting interviews, gathering evidence, working with the compliance department and more. Decisions such as having a board-led investigation and when to self-disclose to the regulators will also be discussed.

ABTL Annual Seminar

October 3 – 6, 2019, La Quinta, CA

Each year the Association of Business Trial Lawyers brings together the top lawyers, scholars and judges from around the country to provide a collegial forum for the discussion of business litigation issues and promote and enhance communications between the bar and the federal and state benches. Guidepost Solutions is excited to be a part of this year’s event.

Financial Crime Executive Roundtable

September 30 – October 1, 2019, New York, NY

Being on the forefront of emerging AML, cyber, crypto, terrorism financing and sanctions risks, professionals from Guidepost Solutions will be on hand to exchange strategies that address these critical challenges. Senior Managing Director Megan Millard will lead the “Industry Think Tank” to discuss how to face and overcome issues and challenges in today’s world of financial crime.

>NAFU

September 25-27, 2019, San Francisco, CA

Each year, the National Association of Former United States Attorneys hosts an annual conference featuring CLE programs with nationally known speakers on topics related to investigations, national security, compliance, immigration and ethics. Guidepost Solutions is proud to be a continuing sponsor of this prestigious event and we look forward to welcoming attendees at the conference’s opening reception.

Association of Inspectors General’s 2019 Training Conference

September 25-27, 2019, Palm Beach County, FL

Please Join Alan Katz as he joins a panel at the Association of Inspectors General’s 2019 Training Conference to speak about Insights and Methods Used in Prosecutions and in Defense of Financial Investigations.

Women in White Collar Defense Association LA Chapter Happy Hour

September 24, 2019, Los Angeles

Guidepost Solutions is a co-host, along with Bird Marella, at this happy hour which brings white collar women practitioners with significant depth of experience and nationally-recognized talent together to support each other and network.

2019 Cannabis Industrial Marketplace Chicago Summit & Expo

September 19-20, 2019, Chicago, IL

The business of cannabis is becoming a mainstream profession in Illinois. Stop by our table to learn more about the specific risk mitigation services Guidepost Solutions offers the cannabis industry. Tim Sutton will also provide his expertise during the session, “Illinois Adult Use Cannabis Security.”

Cameras and Storage – Designing a Video System That Supports Security in the Cannabis Industry

September 18, 2019, Webinar

Learn how compliance officers and analysts keep up with changing regulations and how to use video surveillance and data storage systems to support the cannabis industry.  Guidepost Solutions’ Tim Sutton will team up with Chris Rodriguez, the director of loss prevention at the cannabis company MedMen, to discuss various security requirements and how security staff is able to stay out front.

Sex Trafficking-Public Resource Guide Launch

September 18, Washington, DC

ECPAT-USA, a leading anti-trafficking organization, will be joining members of the Congressional Human Trafficking Caucus and Victims’ Rights Caucus for the launch of its Public Conversations manual.  With the sharp rise in domestic cases of trafficking and exploitation of children, members of Congress are increasingly seeking assistance on how to address this horrific crime when it happens in their districts.  ECPAT-USA’s Public Conversations Resource Guide will provide members of Congress tools they need to address crimes against children.  As a corporate sponsor, Guidepost Solutions is truly honored to support initiatives that strengthen laws to protect children and combat those who would exploit vulnerable youth.

GSX 2019

September 8-12, 2019, Chicago, IL

Step out onto The Ledge and explore the security at Willis Tower (Chicago) from the inside out.  The 1,450-foot-tall skyscraper is undergoing an unprecedented $500M redevelopment, including 300,000 square feet of dining, entertainment, and tenant amenities. During the session,  “Security on The Ledge: Protecting Willis Tower, an American Icon,” Ed Batchelor and Angela Osborne of Guidepost Solutions will join Senior Director of Security at Willis Tower Keith Kambic to explore how the design team weaves physical security and technologies into the renovation including SAFETY Act designations, security trends in high-rise environments, and strategies for mitigating security threats to modern workspaces.

Additionally, Tim Sutton of Guidepost Solutions will moderate the panel session titled, “The Emerging Cannabis Industry: Pitfalls, Opportunities, and Pain Points,” which will discuss successes and failures of the IL Medical Cannabis program rolled out and operation for the last five years and what the future holds with the impending legalization of adult use (recreational) in IL this year.

Congratulations to Regional Director, Security & Technology Consulting Practice Angela Osborne on being named a finalist for the U.S. Outstanding Security Performance Award (OSPA) for Outstanding Young Security Professional. The winner will be announced at GSX.

AcceleRISE

August 14-16, 2019, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Both Jon Harris and Angela Osborne will be participating in AcceleRISE, hosted by Security Industry Association’s RISE community for young professionals and those new to the industry. In the session titled, “The Power Of Positive Leadership,” Senior Security Consultant Jon Harris will break down why positive leadership is the best strategy. Regional Director Angela Osborne will join the panel to discuss the real-world experiences that sparked their career success in the security industry during the panel titled, “Strategic Ambitions: Tips And Tricks That Helped Millennials Foster Success.”

Michael Rothenberg Memorial Golf Outing

July 23, 2019, Bethpage, NY

Each year, Guidepost Solutions proudly supports the New York Lawyers for the Public Interest annual golf outing to raise funds for NYLPI’s efforts to provide low-income communities with increased access to legal assistance. Our sponsorship directly supports the team of lawyers, community organizers, social workers, and advocates as they work to achieve lived equality for all New Yorkers.

12th annual CBRE Cares Charity Bash

July 18, 2019, Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL

Guidepost Solutions is proud to sponsor the Chicago real estate industry’s fundraiser where 100% of net proceeds benefit Cubs charities, their affiliates and CBRE Cares charities.

Genetec 2019 Global Press Summit

July 17-19, 2019, Montreal, Canada

Senior Security Consultant Tim Sutton will participate in the panel session titled, “Cannabis and Security,” at this annual event hosted by Genetec.

NBA Security Conference

June 27-28, 2019, Las Vegas, NV

Guidepost Solutions will be participating at the NBA’s annual security conference tailored for NBA league and team security, representatives from other sports leagues, and counterparts from various law enforcement agencies for training purposes and to share information.

PAL 47th Annual Superstar Dinner

June 25, 2019, New York, NY

We are excited to support the Police Athletic League’s premiere annual gala that honors men and women who have distinguished themselves in their careers and are excellent role models for the children PAL serves.  In celebration of his 100th birthday, this year’s event honors The Honorable Robert M. Morgenthau, PAL’s Chairman for 57 years.

It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World of Sanctions: Best Practices for Navigating the Increasingly Complex Sanctions Environment

June 27, 2019, RANE Webinar

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) recently released extensive new guidance on what constitutes an effective sanctions compliance program. Coming amidst a complex sanctions environment and an increasingly aggressive approach to enforcement, this guidance provides insight into OFAC’s views on the best practices that companies should follow to ensure compliance with U.S. sanctions laws and regulations. It also serves as a roadmap for how to prevent sanctions violations from occurring as well as how OFAC will assess the adequacy of a company’s compliance program in the event of a violation. CEO, Julie Myers Wood will join an expert group of panelists to discuss best practices companies can use to benchmark their own sanctions compliance programs and how to leverage this guidance to adeptly navigate the regulatory and commercial risks from sanctions. Panelists include Chip Poncy from the Financial Integrity Network and the former Director of the Office of Strategic Policy at the US Treasury and Zachary Goldman from WilmerHale and a former policy advisor at the US Treasury’s Office of Terrorist Financing and Financial Crimes. The webinar will be moderated by Eric Sohn from Dow Jones.

ASIS International Young Professionals and Emerging Leaders in Security (YPELS) Networking Mixer

June 26, 2019, Chicago, IL

Guidepost Solutions is proud to be the gold sponsor of this event that brings young professionals of the security community together.

30th Annual ACFE Global Fraud Conference

June 23-28, 2019, Austin, TX

In the session, “The CFE as Chief Privacy Officer: How Being a CFE Prepares You to be CPO,” Chief Privacy Officer Kenneth Citarella will discuss the various privacy regulatory schemes in the U.S. and the EU, as well as privacy shields, the GDPR, the data lifecycle, and other privacy principles. He will also review the role of the Chief Privacy Officer, how that position interacts with other personnel in the organization, and how to survive in a digital privacy world where the rules keep changing and the risks keep growing.

NACDL’s 9th Annual West Coast White Collar Conference

June 19 – 21, 2019, Santa Monica, CA

Senior Managing Director David Cook will join the faculty at this Guidepost Solutions sponsored event that features several hot topic white-collar practice issues.  David’s panel, “Ethical Issues in the Digital Age: How the Virtual Era affects the Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Role”,  includes moderator Jean-Jacques “J” Cabou, a partner at Perkins Coie.

ZOE International Annual Race Across America

June 15, 2019

Guidepost Solutions is proud to support ZOE International and its annual Race Across America. ZOE has been rescuing and caring for trafficked children and orphans since 2003. The organization exists to find long-term solutions to end child trafficking through prevention, rescue, and restoration. On June 15, 2019, eight ZOE team riders will set out on a non-stop, 3,000-mile transcontinental relay race from the Pacific to the Atlantic to raise money.

Northwind Professional Institute 2019 Internal & Enforcement Investigations Forum

June 11 & 12, 2019, Toronto, Canada

Chairman Bart M. Schwartz will serve as the discussion leader on Remediation/DPAs, Monitor Appointments, Leniency Programs, and Other Investigation Resolution Outcomes.

SCCE’s Higher Education Compliance Conference

June 9 – 12, 2019, Orlando, FL

As the former head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, CEO Julie Myers Wood will share her expertise on the panel “Preserve & Protect Your International Student Population.”

Cigars Under the Stars-Colombia

June 6, 2019, Cartagena, Colombia

In conjunction with the Convencion Asobancaria, Colombia’s renowned conference for innovative perspectives involving the banking industry and the Colombia government, Guidepost Solutions is excited to host a private VIP reception to introduce our new Latin American team.

2019 Benefit for Stuyvesant High

May 30, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is pleased to support the Stuyvesant High School alumni community at its inaugural benefit.

Government Technology & Services Coalition Emerging Small Business Group Meeting

May 21, 2019, Fairfax, VA

Senior Managing Director, Federal Practice Bill Weinberg joins the panel to discuss the DOD Section 809 Panel Report On
“Streamlining and Codifying Acquisition Regulations and the Effect it has on the Small Business Community and National Security”.

White Collar & Securities Enforcement Annual Cocktail Solutions

May 21, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is looking forward to celebrating the continued commitment of the UJA-Federation and its White Collar & Securities Enforcement group.

New York Legal Assistance Group 2019 Gala

May 16, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions will join the New York Legal Assistance Group as it celebrates the many private practice, corporate, foundation, government and individual partners whose commitment to its mission and work makes New York a safer and more humane place for all.

New York City Bar Annual White Collar Crime Institute

May 15, 2019, New York, NY

As a sponsor, Guidepost Solutions is looking forward to this full-day program that explores critical developments that have characterized this era of white collar enforcement. We hope you can join us at the New York City Bar’s most popular event.

City & State New York Law Power 50

May 15, 2019, New York, NY

Congratulations to our Chairman Bart M. Schwartz for being named to City & State’s list of the 50 most powerful leaders in New York’s legal community. The Law Power 50 list honors the 50 most influential people in law statewide, including civil rights and criminal defense lawyers, prosecutors, government relations attorneys and legal scholars.

Ryder Security Summit 2019

May 7-8, 2019, Laredo, TX

President, Strategic Accounts Matt Wharton will be among the speakers at this summit discussing strategic insights and new trends, in cross-border transportation and logistics security.

All Stars Project National Gala

May 6, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is honored to support the All Stars’ premiere annual benefit celebrating the afterschool development work of the All Stars Project across the country.

Finding Our Way: Rebuilding Ethics in New York State

May 1, 2019, Albany, NY

This one-day symposium features some of the brightest minds working to weed corruption in New York State and infuse a renewed sense of ethical behavior at every level.  Chief Compliance Office and Senior Managing Director Joseph Jaffe will contribute to a panel on “Accountable Contracting — The Right Vendor at the Right Price.”

ACAMS 24th Annual International AML & Financial Crime Conference

April 15-17, 2019, Hollywood, FL

Guidepost Solutions is proud to participate at this annual conference that brings together institutions from around the world with the ultimate goal of building a united front against money launderers, financial criminals and terrorist organizations. Please stop by our table.

STA 2019 Construction Awards Dinner

April 11, 2019, New York, NY

Guidepost Solutions is proud to participate at the Subcontractors Trade Association’s 50th annual event honoring the construction industry’s top leaders, innovators and visionaries.

ISC West Conference and SIA Education@ISC West

April 9-11, 2019, Las Vegas, NV

ISC West is the largest converged security industry trade show in the U.S. bringing together Physical and IT security professionals to explore every facet of the security industry including cybersecurity, intelligent physical security, IoT and more. Regional Director Angela Osborne will join two panel sessions. The first session, “Integrating Millennials into Security Organizations,” will explore strategies for integrating these diverse groups in real-time through technology. The second session, “Bridging the Gender Gap in the Security Industry,” will discuss the challenges females executives face in their career and how they succeeded, look at the future of the workforce, and offer advice for both female professionals looking ahead at their own journey and hiring managers looking to empower the next group of industry leaders.

Police Athletic League 21st Annual Legal Profession Luncheon

April 9, 2019, New York, NY

The Robert M. Morgenthau Award will be presented to The Honorable Louis J. Freeh and Anne Vladeck at PAL’s Annual Legal Profession Luncheon. Proceeds from the event offer the 30,000 children from poor circumstances the chance to realize their potential through academic, athletic and artistic opportunities they would otherwise never have. It is truly an honor for Guidepost Solutions to support this event.

2019 Cannabis Industrial Marketplace Oklahoma Summit & Expo

April 3-4, 2019, Tulsa, OK

Guidepost Solutions will join other regional and national vendors as an exhibitor to showcase our full spectrum of security and compliance services for the cannabis industry.  Tim Sutton will host a session on “Security Master Planning for the Cannabis Industry.”  He will share how cameras and alarms are not enough and why physical and operational security must be considered in addition to the technological security plan.