This conference would be a good learning experience for anyone sitting on a complaint or discipline committee. - Assistant to the Registrar, College of Physicians
and Surgeons of PEI
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20th Annual

Professional Regulation & Discipline

Protect the Integrity of Your Profession and the Public Interest with Effective Complaints, Investigation, and Resolution Processes

April 19 - 20, 2016  ·  Toronto, Ontario
Event Overview

Get Expert Advice for Addressing the Most Pressing Issues Affecting Professional Regulatory Bodies
  • Hear the latest developments in professional regulation, decisions, and legislative changes that may affect your practice
  • Discuss different approaches for ensuring transparency and accountability
  • Practical advice for maintaining discriminating standards without breaching human rights
  • Learn how to use disciplinary sanctions to encourage compliance
  • Ensure your disciplinary hearings are fair and transparent
  • Learn how to investigate incapacity claims
  • Fine-tune your investigation process: learn the dos and don'ts of the investigation process
  • Get best practices for planning and preparing for an interview
  • Explore strategies for forming a decision to address a complaint
  • Get an overview of how the defence council prepares for a hearing
  • Learn how to address reinstatement following suspension for professional discipline and or criminal convictions
The 20th Annual Professional Regulation & Discipline Brochure Download Brochure as PDF File
Good broad-based issues that were up-to-date and quite interesting.
- Professional Advocacy Officer
BC Nurses Union
I feel I am taking home experience gained in two days that may have taken years to acquire somewhere else.
- Director, Professional Standards
This conference would be a good learning experience for anyone sitting on a complaint or discipline committee.
- Assistant Registrar
College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI
Excellent content, nicely set out in just two days. No time wasted. Good pace, good program planning.
- Registrar
College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC
Who Should Attend This Event

  • Registrars and Deputy Registrars
  • Complaint Committee Members
  • Discipline Committee Members
  • Investigation Officers and Professionals
  • Licensed Professionals
  • Staff of Professional Bodies
  • Associations Seeking Self-Regulatory Status
  • In-House Counsel
  • Lawyers Specializing in Professional Regulation
  • Consultants
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The field of professional regulation is rapidly evolving. A rise in complaints, disciplinary charges and misconduct of professionals are making headlines. It is vital for you to understand the implications of all the recent and upcoming changes in the world of regulating professionals. Responding to allegations of professional misconduct, incompetence or incapacity in a timely and proficient manner is essential but often difficult, timely, and costly..

INFONEX's 20th annual Professional Regulation and Discipline is the landmark event for the disciplinary and regulatory community. Our faculty, representing regulatory bodies and private practice, will lead you through the most important cases and key practical developments. By attending this event you can exchange ideas and experiences with people from other regulatory bodies to ensure you are applying the right and up-to-date standards.

Our panel of expert speakers, whom regularly handle professional regulatory and disciplinary cases, will provide you with practical and tactical guidance on the latest issues. This essential conference will enable you to gain insights on recent professional regulation cases. Come and hear how to define good character in registration and how to protect public interest by demonstrating transparency and efficiency. Negotiate for the best possible outcomes and learn how to investigate and collect and sift through evidence to ensure the success of your hearings.

Building on 19 years of successful, informative events, this is a great opportunity for you to equip you with the latest strategies, and network with your peers and share your experiences. Register today!

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