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Cybersecurity Resiliency for Defense Contractors

Cybersecurity Resiliency for Defense Contractors

Thursday, August 6, 2020

11:30 am – 3:00 pm EST

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With the Department of Defense (DoD) ramping up its focus on cybersecurity for the supply chain, manufacturers will need to prove compliance with the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) to continue doing business with DoD. The CMMC, released in early 2020, is a tiered cybersecurity program required for all DoD contractors (both prime and subcontractors) and will build upon existing regulation in the DFARS 252.204-7012, adding audits to assure compliance with cybersecurity standards. This event is specifically designed to assist Northwest Manufactures with an overview of the CMMC and actionable steps your organization can take to comply with these standards to keep and win more defense business.


Deloitte – Global mobility considerations for corporate life events

Deloitte – Global mobility considerations for corporate life events

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

2:00 – 3:00 pm EST

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Participants will learn about disruptions associated with corporate life events and explore ways the mobility function can become a strategic partner through organizational change.


COVID-19: The Midlands Green Recovery

COVID-19: The Midlands Green Recovery

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

9:30 – 10:15 am EST

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This talk will draw on the history and vision the future of fuel cells and hydrogen in The UK Midlands, led by one of the UKs fuel cell pioneers.  The talk will cover the following aspects of fuel cells:

  • History of fuel cells, hydrogen and other low carbon technologies in The Midlands
  • State of the art developments and the current landscape of commercial uses/players
  • The role of fuel cells and hydrogen in the low carbon energy transition and a Green Recovery, post-COVID

Dr Michaela Kendall is CEO of Adelan, the longest running fuel cell company in Britain and a business she co-founded in The Midlands in 1996. Adelan commercialises a clean energy (fuel cell) technology she co-invented with Prof Kevin Kendall FRS in the early 1990s. Addressing the emissions, security and cost of energy throughout her career, she secured the widest international cooperation in the US, Europe and Asia to realise global ambitions for hydrogen and fuel cells. After a 30 year career in the area, she was recently recognised as a global pioneer in accelerating the energy transition in the hydrogen and fuel cells challenge of Mission Innovation, an initiative part funded by the EC and Bill Gates.  She was named as the first UK Mission Innovation Champion in 2020 by a scheme administered by BEIS.


Summer Celebration Virtual Wine Tasting with the Florida Wine Academy

Summer Celebration Virtual Wine Tasting with the Florida Wine Academy

Thursday, July 30, 2020

5:30 – 7:00 pm EST

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Join the BABC Miami for a wine tasting webinar featuring Casteller Cava Brut NV and Cvne Crianza Rioja 2016.

 


Stonehage Fleming – Investment Outlook – 5 Key questions

Stonehage Fleming – Investment Outlook – 5 Key questions

Friday, July 24, 2020

6:00 am – 7:00 am EST

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Hosted by Graham Wainer: Partner – CEO and Head of Investment Management


Xe – USD and GBP, where to next?

Xe – USD and GBP, where to next?

Thursday, July 30, 2020

11:00 – 11:45 am EST

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Join the currency experts from Xe and BritishAmerican Business as they share their thoughts on the current market outlook in the UK & the US. We will also be looking at how businesses that have a commercial exposure to the currency markets can look to protect their bottom line from further impacts and protect against uncertainty.


Fisher Phillips – Untangling the Web of Local, State, and Federal Protected Leave During Coronavirus

Fisher Phillips – Untangling the Web of Local, State, and Federal Protected Leave During Coronavirus

Thursday, July 30, 2020

3:00 – 4:00 pm EST

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Join Seattle’s Amanda Buchan for to discuss what employers should know about the tangled web of various federal, state, and local laws that provide employees with protected leave.  The webinar will aim to prepare employers for a possible “second wave” of COVID-19, including being prepared when employees ask to take leave for things like school closures, suspected exposure to coronavirus, or government mandated closures.
 


Fisher Phillips – Workplace Privacy in a Post-Pandemic Era

Fisher Phillips – Workplace Privacy in a Post-Pandemic Era

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

12:30 – 2:00 pm EST

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Join Fisher Phillips privacy attorneys Usama Kahf and Ed Hopkins in a deep-dive on the key privacy issues employers have been facing during the COVID-19 shutdowns and since then. Come with your questions ready! We will discuss the following:

  • Privacy considerations when screening employees and guests/customers for COVID-19 symptoms
  • Legal implications of telework, including cybersecurity risks and potential for theft of trade secrets
  • The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) – what businesses need to know to comply with new privacy rights

 


STIR: The Power of Inclusion: Leading Companies & Communities Through a Year of Crisis

STIR: The Power of Inclusion: Leading Companies & Communities Through a Year of Crisis

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

11:00 am – 12:00 pm EST

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Attracting and Retaining Top Talent in the New Normal

Attracting and Retaining Top Talent in the New Normal

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

12:00 – 1:00 pm EST

RSVP:  business@babcne.org

First a global pandemic, and now a redefined focus on Diversity, has left employers overwhelmed with how to engage and manage talent.

Join in the conversation with Richard McKenna, President, Atlantic Strategies and Jody Robie, Shareholder SVP of Talent Works International, as they discuss the challenges and the opportunities employers are faced with for the second half of the year. From managing the recruitment and hiring process to understanding employee engagement and candidate concerns,

Jody and Richard will cover what is working today for companies of all sizes to remain focused on business growth and employee opportunity.

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  • Almac
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  • Cigna
  • Cigna
  • Deloitte
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  • HSBC
  • Johnson, Kendall & Johnson, Inc.
  • KPMG
  • Morgan Lewis
  • Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP
  • Virgin Atlantic
  • Welsh Government