November 14, 2011 | Palo Alto, California: MetricStream Inc., the market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) solutions, today announced the MetricStream GRC Roundtable Conference for Banking and Financial Institutions. The invite-only, half-day conference will be held at the New York Marriott East Side, on November 15th, 2011 from 12:30 to 5:00 PM. The event promises to be an action packed 4 hours of networking, interaction and learning for Risk Officers, Compliance and Legal professionals, and Internal Auditors professionals in Banking and Financial Institutions.
“The Banking and Financial Services landscape is undergoing a fundamental shift triggered by the passage of the landmark Dodd-Frank Act as well as increasingly complex risk scenarios,” says Shellye Archambeau, CEO of MetricStream. “Understanding the challenges that lie ahead, and how to overcome them, is critical. The MetricStream GRC conference aims to shed light on these areas, and provide practical strategies for organizations to succeed in the new business and regulatory landscape. The conference will also provide key insights into how OpRisk and ERM can be leveraged to enhance strategic decision-making and business performance.”
The discussions will be lead by prominent panellists such as Ann Rodriguez, Vice President OpRisk at GE Capital, Spyro Karetsos, Head of ERM and Control at Vanguard, Andrew Leonard, Managing Director and Head of Operational Risk at DTCC, Rich Reynolds, Partner at PWC, David Sherwood - Director at KPMG Susanna K. Tisa, Managing Director at Treliant Risk Advisors and Dimitri Londos, Director at PWC. Through various panel discussions, the panellist will share their views on the conference theme: ‘The Road Ahead for Banks and Financial Institutions - The Governance, Risk, Regulatory and Audit View.’
Who will attend?
The roundtable will convene senior Risk Officers, Compliance and Legal professionals, and Internal Auditors in Banking and Financial Institutions. For availability/registration details please visit the event webpage.
MetricStream is a market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management Solutions. MetricStream solutions are used by leading global corporations in diverse industries such as Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Energy and Utilities, Food, Retail, CPG, Government, Hi-tech and Manufacturing to manage their risk management programs, quality management processes, regulatory and industry-mandated compliance and other corporate governance initiatives. MetricStream’s customers include Procter & Gamble, UBS, Societe Generale, Pfizer, Philips, Cummins, Kellogg’s, Mondelez International, SanDisk, and NetApp. MetricStream also owns and operates the www.ComplianceOnline.com portal - the largest GRC advisory network and one of the largest GRC communities. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, USA (www.metricstream.com).