June 08, 2015|Palo Alto, California: MetricStream, the market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Apps, will host a Roundtable and Workshop for Banks and Financial Institutions, to be held on June 18, 2015 at the JW Marriott in Chicago, Illinois. The event will feature a range of sessions and content on regulatory change management, vendor risk management, and operational risk management strategies for banks and financial institutions.

The day-long event will begin with a session on Regulatory Change Management, which will feature speakers who will discuss the impact of regulatory change in financial institutions, the relationship of regulatory change in the context of risk and business change, how to effectively manage change, and how an ideal Regulatory Change Management program can positively impact the organization.

The second event session on “Managing Vendor Risk in a Highly Regulated Environment” will address how financial institutions can exercise greater control over vendor risks in a highly regulated environment. Thomas Garrubba, Senior Director of Programs at The Santa Fe Group, and Christopher Thackray, Global Sourcing and Supply Risk Management Quality Assurance Leader at GE Capital will lead this session.

The third session titled, “Building a Framework for a Successful Operational Risk Program” will feature Laurie Flom, Head of Enterprise Risk Management at The Options Clearing Corp; Lisa Youngberg, Senior Manager, Corporate Operational Risk Management at BMO Harris Bank; and Anthony Bria, Engagement Manager at Experis Finance. The panelists will discuss how to use operational risk management to streamline and standardize processes across the business, save time by replacing the manual processes, as well as how to establish a robust system to better predict and control risk outcomes.

The event will also feature a GRC Journey Workshop led by Yo Delmar, VP of GRC Solutions at MetricStream. The workshop will feature customer case studies presented by Frank J. Santora, First Vice President at Hudson City Savings Bank and Tom Harper, Executive Vice President and General Auditor at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago. Susan Palm, Vice President of Industry Solutions at MetricStream and Kristen Gantt, Regional VP of Industry Solutions at MetricStream will also be at the event to share their experience and insight.

Participants at this event will have the unique opportunity to meet, interact with, and share insights on the latest trends and best practices in GRC with industry experts and peers.

To learn more about this event, please click here.

About MetricStream

MetricStream, the independent market leader in enterprise and cloud applications for Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management, makes GRC simple. MetricStream apps improve business performance by strengthening risk management, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, vendor governance, and quality management for hundreds of thousands of users in dozens of industries, including Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Energy and Utilities, Food, Retail, CPG, Government, Hi-Tech and Manufacturing. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, with an operations and R&D center in Bangalore, India, and sales and operations support in 12 other cities globally. (www.metricstream.com).

Press contacts

Molly Palm : pr@metricstream.com | (925) 451-1468

Download the online press kit

Request a demo Download RFP Template Pricing Contact