LAW19013
A Practical Guide to the Modern Slavery Regime: Regulation, Risk and Best Practice (LAW19013)


<img src="https://www.uts.edu.au/sites/default/files/2019-07/UTS%20and%20ASA%20logo%20header_curved%20concrete%20staircase.JPG" alt="Italian Trulli"> <p><br><p><br>Hosted by <a href="http://www.antislavery.org.au/" target="_black">Anti-Slavery Australia</a> (ASA) and <a href="https://www.uts.edu.au/about/faculty-law" target="_black">UTS Faculty of Law</a>, this seminar lays the foundations for:</p> <ul> <li><p>understanding modern slavery</p> </li> <li><p>examining the impact of Australian modern slavery legislation on businesses</p> </li> <li><p>building policy and procedure architecture to deliver modern slavery statements for your organisation or clients</p> </li> <li><p>exploring how best-practice examples can inform your work.</p> </li> </ul> <p>Both Commonwealth and NSW legislation will be discussed: <em>Modern Slavery Act 2018</em> (Cth) and <em>Modern Slavery Act 2018</em> (NSW).</p> <p>CPD Units: 4 (one CPD unit per hour)</p> <h2 id="course-outcomes">Course Outcomes</h2> <p>This seminar provides a framework for those in leadership and reporting roles to begin compliance and due diligence planning for the Australian modern slavery requirements.</p> <h2 id="program-topics">Program Topics</h2> <p>The keynote address will be delivered by Professor Jennifer Burn, Interim Anti-Slavery Commissioner for NSW. The seminar topics include:</p> <ul> <li><p>an overview of modern slavery today</p> </li> <li><p>legislative landscape: the scope and impact of the legislation</p> </li> <li><p>how to analyse your supply chains: a continuous improvement journey</p> </li> <li><p>high risk industries and multi-stakeholder responses</p> </li> <li><p>supply chain transparency obligations: responses from Australian industry.</p> </li> </ul> <p>Please visit the website for the <a href="https://www.uts.edu.au/about/faculty-law/law-short-courses/events/practical-guide-modern-slavery-regime" target="_black">full program.</a></p> <h2 id="who-will-benefit">Who will Benefit?</h2> <p>This course is particularly useful for:</p> <ul> <li><p>company law specialists</p> </li> <li><p>procurement managers</p> </li> <li><p>culture and sustainability managers</p> </li> <li><p>compliance and risk specialists</p> </li> <li><p>employment law specialists</p> </li> <li><p>legal officers</p> </li> <li><p>corporate counsel</p> </li> <li><p>general practitioners</p> </li> <li><p>industrial relations advocates</p> </li> <li><p>Australian government solicitors</p> </li> <li><p>NSW solicitor general &amp; government and legal personnel from the Department of Justice.</p> </li> </ul> <h2 id="about-the-presenters">About the Presenters</h2> <p>Our speakers are leading experts. They have been instrumental in the advocacy and drafting of the modern slavery legislation and leading best practice.</p> <ul> <li><p><strong>Professor Jennifer Burn</strong>, Interim Anti-Slavery Commissioner for NSW</p> </li> <li><p><strong>Professor Paul Redmond</strong> AM, UTS Sir Gerard Brennan Professor; Department of Home Affairs Modern Slavery Expert Advisory Committee Member</p> </li> <li><p><strong>Vanessa Zimmerman</strong>, Human rights and Social Consultant, Rio Tinto; CEO, Pillar Two; and Chair of the Global Compact Network Australia’s Modern Slavery Community of Practice</p> </li> <li><p><strong>Susie Brett</strong>, Corporate Counsel, Konica Minolta</p> </li> <li><p><strong>Nicole D’Souza</strong>, Ethical Sourcing Manager, Konica Minolta</p> </li> <li><p><strong>Abigail McGregor</strong>, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright Australia</p> </li> <li><p><strong>Dr Martijn Boersma</strong>, Lecturer, UTS Business School; co-author of <em>Addressing Modern Slavery</em> (NewSouth Publishing, 2019)</p> </li> <li><p><strong>Carolyn Liaw</strong>, Anti-Slavery Australia, UTS Faculty of Law</p> </li> <li><p><strong>Professor Jill McKeough</strong>, Acting Director, Anti-Slavery Australia, UTS Faculty of Law</p> </li> </ul> <p>Please visit the website for further details about the <a href="https://www.uts.edu.au/about/faculty-law/law-short-courses/events/practical-guide-modern-slavery-regime" target="_black">speakers</a>.</p> <h2 id="important-information">Important Information</h2> <p><b>Location</b></p> <iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m14!1m8!1m3!1d13250.654006122937!2d151.2089733!3d-33.872562!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0xb79ce632b6a041b2!2sCastlereagh+Boutique+Hotel!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sau!4v1563238941464!5m2!1sen!2sau" width="400" height="300" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen></iframe> <p><br>Please arrive at 8:15am for registration. <p>Morning tea will be provided for seminar attendees.</p> <p><br><b>Related events</b> <p>This foundational seminar will be followed by a deep-dive seminar on 17 September 2019. Participants who attend both seminars will be offered 15% discount on their enrolment in the second event.</p> <p>For further information on ASA modern slavery training and other upcoming events, please sign up to the <a href="http://www.antislavery.org.au/what-we-do/newsletter.html" target="_black">ASA newsletter</a>.</p> <h3 id="disclaimer">Disclaimer</h3> <p>UTS reserves the right to alter the program, or to cancel this seminar should the minimum enrolment quota not be met. A full refund will be provided for the cancellation of any short course event.</p> <h3 id="discounts">Discounts</h3> <ul> <li>10% Discount for UTS Alumni</li> </ul> <ul><ul><li>To apply this discount, select the “UTS Alumni” Discount on the payment page and provide your former UTS Student ID number in the ‘Payment Comment’ field.</ul></ul> <ul> <li>10% Discount for Group Bookings (3 or more participants from the same organisation, paying together)</li> </ul> <ul><ul><li>To place a group booking, please complete the Invoice Request form and email it to<a href="mailto: short.courses@uts.edu.au ?subject=Enquiry: A Practical Guide to the Modern Slavery Regime: Regulation, Risk and Best Practice"> short.courses@uts.edu.au </a>.</ul></ul> <p><strong>Note</strong>: limit of one discount rate per participant.</p> <h2 id="payment-methods">Payment methods</h2> <ul> <li><p>To pay by <b> CREDIT CARD</b> (Amex, Mastercard or Visa) – proceed to the 'BOOK NOW' button and follow the prompts.</p> </li> <li><p>To be <b>INVOICED</b> (for a group booking or to pay by EFT or cheque) - please complete the <a href="https://www.uts.edu.au/sites/default/files/2019-07/Payment-Manual-Enrolment-on-Invoice-Request-UTS-2018-July.doc">Invoice Request Form</a> and email it to <a href="mailto: short.courses@uts.edu.au ?subject=Enquiry: MEIR"> short.courses@uts.edu.au </a></p> </li> </ul> <p style="text-align:center;"><B>Registrations for this seminar close on 19 August 2019</B></p> <p><br><h2>Contact Information</h3> For further information about this seminar or to find out more about ASA modern slavery training and other upcoming events, please email <a href="mailto:ASAtraining@uts.edu.au?subject=Enquiry: A Practical Guide to the Modern Slavery Regime: Regulation, Risk and Best Practice">ASAtraining@uts.edu.au </a> or phone +61 (02) 9514 9660.</p>

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