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28 July: #RegTechOpen4Business - Unpacking ASIC's Product Design & Distribution Obligations (DDO)

  • 28 Jul 2020
  • 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Online - via Microsoft Teams

Registration is closed


In this paradigm shifting year in product governance, are you prepared to handle biggest emerging product governance risks?

Regulatory obligations implemented thoughtfully can lead to significant product growth and improved customer outcomes.

Learn how product design and distribution obligations (DDO) compliance can deliver much more than a tick in the regulatory box.

The webinar will cover discussion on how innovative RegTech Solutions like Skyjed’s digital product management software can help you cost-effectively comply with regulatory obligations while building product growth and customer trust.

The webinar discussion is ideal for Head of Product, Head of Risk, Head of Compliance, CIO or Directors/ Company Secretary.





Welcome and Acknowledgement of Country - Deborah Young

The RTA is a non-profit industry body whose members are committed to accelerating the adoption of RegTech and sustaining a global centre of RegTech excellence.


Design and Distribution Obligations - Samantha Carroll

  • DDO Implementation Timeline: Key dates and timeframes to implement obligations.

  • Why DDO is important: Reasons behind the new product governance regime.

  • An implementation perspective on key obligations.

  • What you should be considering right now.

      4:40pm Case Study - Using RegTech to cost-effectively and quickly implement product governance DDO - Leica Ison
      • DDO Flow using RegTech solutions.
      • Implementation journey.
      • How get started and implement DDO.
      • Insights and tips from Skyjed implementations.
      4:50pm Panel discussion on key considerations for successful implementation - Samantha Carroll and Leica Ison
      5:00pm Audience Q&A with speakers


      Thank you and event concludes

      5:15pm - 5:30pm Optional additional networking 

      About Samantha Carroll

      Samantha is recognised as a leading expert in Governance, Compliance and Regulation.

      She has 15 years-experience in private practice, including 10 years in the Regulatory Compliance division for Clayton Utz and 3 years as the Head of Compliance for a mid-tier bank. Her unique skills as an accredited Governance, Risk and Compliance professional, together with her legal and regulatory response background sets her apart from other compliance professionals in the market.

      Samantha is an accredited compliance professional with the GRC Institute and has previously held governance/director positions a non-executive director of Stadiums Queensland, member of the management committee of the Queensland Public Interest Law Clearing House and member of the CSIRO Ethics Committee for Social Science. She is currently Deputy Chair of BABI Youth Services and a fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia.

      About Leica Ison

      Leica Ison is the CEO and Founder of Skyjed.

      Leica has extensive experience in leading product lifecycle and governance teams in technology, telecommunications, IoT and healthcare markets where she held roles as Chief Technology Officer and Head of Product.

      In her executive career, she has launched more than 55 technology products to market across consumer and B2B markets. Leica and her team’s achievements have been recognised with five innovation and customer design awards.

      About Deborah Young

      Deborah Young is the founding CEO of The RegTech Association. Deborah has more than 20 years experience in financial services advocacy and engagement across technology, venture capital, private equity, financial markets, insurance and superannuation.

      She is passionate about building a community that accelerates deployment of technology that drives productivity and superior consumer outcomes. Deborah is a member of the Federal Government’s FinTech Advisory Committee and in 2019 was awarded an AFR 100 Women of Influence Award for Innovation.