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Whistleblowing and the Public Interest: Regulatory Standards and Sectoral Variation

Event Name Whistleblowing and the Public Interest: Regulatory Standards and Sectoral Variation
Start Date 18th Jan 2019 9:30am
End Date 18th Jan 2019 4:30pm
Duration 7 hours
Description

Whistleblowing and the Public Interest: Regulatory Standards and Sectoral Variation


Topics to be covered:

  • A European and Comparative Perspective
  • Protecting the Public in High Risk Sectors
  • The Media:  Whistleblowing in Whose Interest?
  • Whistleblowing in the Public Interest and Ongoing Reform

 

Speakers Include:

  • Ms. Alison Carmichael, Staff Governance Associate/Health Workforce, Leadership and Transformation Directorate, Scottish Government  
  • Dr Paolo Cavaliere, School of Law, University of Edinburgh 
  • Dr Glenda Cooper, Lecturer in Journalism at City, University of London
  • Dr. Rachael Craufurd Smith, School of Law, University of Edinburgh
  • Dr Richard Danbury, Associate Professor Journalism, De Montfort University, Leicester
  • Dr Dimitrios Kagiaros, School of Law, University of Exeter
  • Ms. Lauren Kierens, Barrister at Law and co-author of ‘Protected Disclosures Act 2014’ (Round Hall 2017)
  • Mr. Ed Procter, Chief Operating Officer, IMPRESS
  • Ms. Pamela Valerie Bartlett Quintanilla, Transparency and Democracy Campaigner for the Green Group in the European Parliament
  • Dr. Kate Wright, Chancellor’s Fellow in the Creative Industries, University of Edinburgh
  • Dr. Amanda Wyper, Lecturer in Commercial Law, School of Law, University of Edinburgh
  • Mr. Sean Parker, Safety Reporting Programme Lead, UK Civil Aviation Authority


This event is free and open to all.


Expressions of interest in attending should be directed to Dr Rachael Craufurd Smith:

rachael.craufurd.smith@ed.ac.uk