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4th Annual U.S. Sanctions and Export Controls Conference

Miami, FL | 27 – 28 October 2022 | United States
• Hotel AKA Brickell •

Addressing the Demands of Global Sanctions Programs

With the ongoing developments on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, it is challenging to keep up. Fast-changing, far-reaching laws, regulations, and multinational initiatives are transforming the sanctions almost daily. Violation of and non-compliance with sanctions and export control laws can have huge repercussions, including large fines, disbarment, criminal charges and, of course, severe reputational harm.

The 4th Annual U.S. Sanctions and Export Controls Conference will provide you practical insights to help you manage your OFAC/sanctions program and mitigate risks that you and your organization face.

We Answer These Questions and Many More

  • What are the essential elements your Sanctions Compliance Program can’t be without?
  • What public resources are available to help design and manage a sanctions/export controls compliance program effectively?
  • What questions should you ask vendors to maximize the value from your investments in technology and tools?
  • How to contend with the latest raft of measures against Russia, Iran, and other hot spots.

Topics at a Glance

  • What the Experts Say about Russia-Related Sanctions and Counter Measures
  • The Definitive Review of Sanctions Enforcement Actions In 2022
  • Getting up to Speed on Payment Modernization (PayMod) And Sanctions Screening
  • Lessons from Sanctions Evasion and Diversion in Russia and China
  • How to Devise Sanctions Compliance Programs in Maritime Shipping, Marine Insurance and Commodity Trading
  • Most Effective Methods for Implementing Risk-Based Metrics and Audits
  • How to Detect Stealth in The Crypto Currency Sector
  • Managing your OFAC, Defense Trade Controls and Export Control Licenses

  • How to Keep on Top of Extraterritorial Reach, Secondary Sanctions and Conflict of Law

  • What You Need to Know About Foreign Direct Product Rule and Dealing with Russia

  • Managing Supply Chain and Third Party Risk Worldwide

  • Export and OFAC Licenses – The Issues and Resources as Explained by Leading Practitioners

  • Coming Clean: Why Internal Investigations and Voluntary Self-disclosure Saves Time, Money, and Your Career

Program Covers

ACSS International Sanctions Conference will feature an impressive lineup of leaders from government, industry and legal practice who provide the insight and analysis needed by sanctions compliance officers and internal counsel to navigate increasingly complicated sanctions rules and to get business done in today’s challenging environment.

In this critical time of multiple new Sanctions against Russia, we invite you to join your peers at this year’s event.

This popular annual conference, held in Miami, Florida, will again provide invaluable and practical insights on strengthening your sanctions program planning amidst this rapidly evolving landscape.

11 Reasons to Attend


Vital knowledge to manage sanctions risks effectively and do your job better in fast-evolving field.


Save on consultant and lawyer fees. Just think, the conference costs less than one consultant or attorney charges in one or two hours! Our conference brings you more than 20 experts over two days, including at networking events! It’s the best deal you’ll have in 2022.


Our conference offers you unique career building opportunities in the sanctions field that you won’t find anywhere else. Terrific virtual networking over two days with fellow ACSS members and others.


Our popular roundtables let you ask your unique questions to experts in a face-to-face dynamic.


Meet people from many places who help you solve your sanctions challenges. One new contact can pay you dividends for many years (and pay for the cost of admission many times over).


Highly skilled and experienced experts show you how they do things and can share ideas with you for years.


Our Exhibition Area lets you meet top-of-the-line software and professional services providers who can help you meet your needs.


The new skills, best practices and vital knowledge you gain will impress your peers, superiors, auditors and regulators – and advance your career.


Stay clear of sanctions minefields, stay out of trouble and meet your legal duties.


The best news about our conference is the affordable registration fee. It’s the best sanctions compliance and risk management investment you’ll make this year!


Did we mention the location? Miami!

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“Impressive speaker panel & wealth of knowledge.”

Michelle Gallagher, PCCW Global

“Many real life, practical insights into the challenges surrounding sanctions.”

Marlon Orantes, Itau Unibanco S.A.

“Overall great conference; really enjoyed the private sessions.”

Patrick Cave, Guggenheim Partners

“Great speakers, great energy & very informative.”

James Slattery, International Compliance Training

"Great structure, speakers and moderators. Several new insights and perspectives received. Well worth the invested time. Thanks!"

Fredrik Lindkvist, Export Control Manager, Tetra Pak

"It was a great learning experience."

Mridul Mehta, Sub RCO, Emerging Asia, Fresenius Medical Care

"Overall, I am very satisfied with this conference."

Hoba Stephane Arnaud Hostar, Head of Sanction and Embargo Unit, Banque Atlantique CI

"Topics are relevant to every compliance department."

Maria Miltiadou, Trade Controls Consultant

"The participation of the speakers was impeccable and very informative. I would like to see these events more often."

Angel Niño Torres, Professor, Rafael Urdaneta University

"It gave a very good overview of upcoming and changed sanctions and export controls. The most interesting are obviously the tales and experiences from the field."

David Dekker, Consultant, DeSeSo

"It was very enjoyable and informative with lots of good ideas and guidance from experts."

Kenneth Eugene Barden, Consultant, GCF

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Association of Certified Sanctions Specialists

7950 NW 53rd Street, Suite 337

Miami, FL 33166

United States