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Ethics, Responsibility, and Leadership in Professional Practice

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Name: Ethics, Responsibility, and Leadership in Professional Practice
Date: April 26, 2018
Time: 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM CDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
Ethical and responsible practice and sound leadership are the goals of a “professional practice.”  Attendees will learn how to attain these goals personally and as a firm. This course will bolster engineers’ understanding of their rights, as well as their responsibilities, under the MN Rules on professionalism and ethics, and expand understanding of how ethics in leadership impacts a firm and helps manage risk.
 
Learning Objectives:
  • Review of the MN rules of professionalism for engineers
  • Raise awareness of the impact/importance of leadership styles on work environment
  • Learn how effective ethical leadership manages and reduces risk/liability
  • Learn how to merge ethical leadership and professional practice
Presenter: Attorney Kristine A. Kubes is principal of Kubes Law Office, PLLC, serving design and construction professionals. Kristine helps clients strengthen their businesses. She concentrates her work on design defense/litigation and proactive counseling during the project. Services include defending clients against professional liability and general liability claims, contracts, addressing project-management, risk-management, and payment issues, prosecuting mechanic’s liens, and entity set-up. Integrated with her construction practice, Kristine is a qualified neutral who mediates construction and design disputes during and after the project. She is a frequent lecturer on construction, design, and ethics issues. Kristine serves as a Board Member of ACEC/MN. She serves in leadership of the American Bar Association Forum on Construction Law and served as a public member on the MN Board of AELSLAGID from 2006-2013, during which she served two terms as Board Chair from 2009-2011.
Location:
Marriott Minneapolis West 9960 Wayzata Blvd, Minnetonka, MN (952/544-4000)
(Located on north frontage road of I-394 between Hwy 169 & Hopkins Crossroad)

 
Date/Time Information:
Thursday, April 26, 2018

7:30 am - Registration and Breakfast
8:00 - 10:00 am - Program
Contact Information:
Fees/Admission:
$75 ACEC/MN members     
$150 non-members
A three-day notice is required on all seminar cancelations for a full refund. No-shows will be charged the cost to attend.
Professional Development Hours:
2
Continuing Education Units:
0.2
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