ICSA British Virgin Islands Seminar 2019

The Future of Governance - Thursday 21 March 2019

Overview

On Thursday 21 February the ICSA British Virgin Islands branch held a seminar on governance and its future.

You can view the seminar presentations at the links below: 

Simon Osborne FCIS: CEO, ICSA UKRIAT  Technological Innovation and the Implications for Good Governance

Tatenda Gotosa: Director of Corporate Governance, Harneys The Role of the Professional Director

Simone Martin: Head of Enforcement, BVI FSC The Future of Regulatory Governance 

Panel Discussion: Young Professionals Next Generation Governance (you can also access the report referenced here)

Martin Kenney: Managing Partner, Martin Kenney & Co. Why Singling Out the BVI is Wrong

Programme

TimeEvent
08.30 Registration and tea/coffee
09.00

Introduction: ICSA and the role of the local branch in the BVI and the Financial Services Institute

Gareth Thomas FCIS, ICSA BVI Branch Chair

09.10

Opening keynote address

Lorna Smith OBE, Former Executive Director of BVI Finance and now Head of LGS and Associates

09.25

Technological innovation and the implications for good governance

Simon Osborne FCIS, CEO of ICSA UKRIAT

10.05

The role of the professional director

Tatenda Gotosa ACIS, Director of Corporate Governance at Harneys

09.50

Technological Innovation and the Implications for Good Governance

Mr Simon Osborne FCIS, CEO of ICSA UKRIAT

10.35

Break and light refreshments

11.00

The future of regulatory governance
Simone Martin FCIS, Head of Enforcement at BVI Financial Services Commission

11.30

Next generation governance panel discussion

Chaired by Simon Osborne FCIS, CEO of ICSA UKRIAT, with:

  • Sheroma Jones Avelino, Accounts Administrator at Estera Corporate Services
  • Laure-Astrid Wigglesworth, Associate, Dispute Resolution at Appleby Global
  • Roger Martin, Head of Operations at VP Bank
12.10

Why singling out the BVI is wrong
Martin Kenney, Managing Partner of Martin Kenney & Co

12.45

Closing address
John Heaton FCIS, UKRIAT President, and Simon Osborne FCIS, CEO of ICSA UKRIAT

13.00

Close

*Please note this programme may be subject to change.

Event Details

Date: Thursday 21 February 2019
Venue: 
Maria's-by-the-Sea, Road Harbour, Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Time: 
9.00am - 1.00pm, light refreshments served. Registration at 8.30am.
Cost
$110 non-members, $80 members, $55.00 students
CPD4 hours

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