July 22-24 2018, Cleveland, Ohio
June 7-8 2018, Washington DC In accordance with its Principles, the Defense Industry Initiative (DII) held its annual Best Practices Forum (BPF) in early June at the Marriott Metro in Washington DC. This year’s BPF had 230 attendees from nearly 80 member companies along with several government agencies. The purpose of the annual BPF is to facilitate the improvement of company ethics programs by engaging ethics and compliance professionals through networking and sharing industry best practices, hearing from industry leaders and thought leaders, and participation from government officials – see below for a summary of notable participants:Senior Company Leaders Leanne Caret – Boeing Defense, Space & Security President & CEO / DII Steering Committee Chair Mike Petters – Huntington Ingalls CEORoger Krone – Leidos CEOWilliam King – Applied InsightGeneral Counsel and Chief Administrative OfficerHal Yoh – Day & ZimmermannCEO Industry Thought Leaders Mary Gentile – educator Author Giving Voice to ValuesRobert Huffman – Akin GumpOutside Counsel Government OfficialsNanette M. DeRenzi – Navy Vice AdmiralLynn McCormick – Dept of Defense IGDisclosure Program ManagerKay Lindbeck – DCMA Director, Contract Integrity CenterRuth Vetter – Dept of Defense Standards of Conduct Office
Only DII members are able to attend the annual BPF event which should not be missed by those looking to improve their ethics and compliance programs. For details on how to become a member to enable your company employees to participate in the June 2019 BPF, click HERE.
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