Third Wiesbaden Conference - Non-Proliferation Risks: Governance and Compliance Management, November 2014

Third Wiesbaden Conference - Non-Proliferation Risks: Governance and Compliance Management, November 2014

Dual-use Outreach

Event date: 20/11/2014 - 21/11/2014

In order to facilitate dialogue between the United Nations Security Council 1540 Committee and industry, the Federal Government of Germany in cooperation with United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs and the European Commission’s Outreach in Export Controls of Dual-Use Items Programme hosted the third "Wiesbaden Conference" from 20-21 November 2014 in Frankfurt, Germany.
The conference brought together participants from various international companies and associations representing different industry sectors which are affected by UNSCR Resolution 1540 as well as academia, international organisations and national authorities.

The third "Wiesbaden Conference" focused on detailed questions in the area of governance and compliance management and associated non-proliferation risks. All of the participants engaged in lively discussion through
out the course of the two-day conference and focused on the sharing of effective practices of compliance management in the areasof bio-, chemical and nuclear security as well as transport, brokering and export control.

Taking note on the need for further dialogue, participants congratulated the hosts for bringing together such a high number of representatives from numerous industry sectors, academia and regulators, which allowed for a comprehensive overview of the full spectrum of industry compliance initiatives.

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