MetricStream Announces a Stellar Lineup of Keynotes and Panelists at its Virtual GRC Summit 2020

Ajay Banga, CEO Mastercard and Samantha Ravich, Vice Chair, United States President’s Intelligence Advisory Board are keynote speakers

May 06, 2020 | Palo Alto/San Jose, California: MetricStream, the independent market leader in enterprise cloud applications for governance, risk, compliance (GRC), and quality management announced a distinguished lineup of keynote speakers and industry leaders at its virtual GRC Summit 2020 from May 18 - 20. The summit brings together CEOs, Board Members, Regulators, CXOs and GRC professionals for three days of streamed keynotes, interviews and virtual networking centered around the theme of Perform with IntegrityTM - in Crisis and Beyond.

Risk management and business continuity dominate as key concerns for companies during this pandemic. Participants will speak and hear about how organizations are learning to better understand and manage their risks proactively with a focus on business and operational resiliency. The summit theme on “Perform with IntegrityTM” recognizes the needs of all stakeholders to raise performance while conducting business with integrity and resilience.

The summit sessions will focus on several topics including:

  • COVID and Beyond – How GRC is evolving to cope with high velocity risk  
  • Leveraging the front line for more proactive risk management
  • Leveraging Automation, AI and Analytics for GRC and Integrated Risk Management

This year, more than 30 C-level executives will speak at the summit. Apart from Ajay Banga, CEO of MasterCard and Samantha Ravich, Vice Chair, United States President’s Intelligence Advisory Board, others who will be speaking are Klaus Moosmayer - Chief Ethics, Risk & Compliance Officer, Novartis; Kenneth Bacon - Member of the Board Comcast; Rob Chesnut - Chief Ethics Officer, Airbnb; William Onuwa - Chief Audit Executive, Royal Bank of Canada; Shellye Archambeau - Member of the Board - Verizon, Nordstrom, and executives from National Institutes of Health (NIH), Fannie Mae, Prudential M&G, Citi, Verizon, GlobeLife, Nationwide UK, to name a few. For the agenda and more information on how to register, please click here.

Gaurav Kapoor, Office of the CEO and Chief Operating Officer, MetricStream says, “In this time of uncertainty, the immediate, medium and long-term impact of COVID is dominating conversations among risk practioners, CEOs, regulators and governments across the globe. The GRC Virtual Summit 2020 will provide a unique opportunity to hear from and participate with business and government leaders on their view of how their organizations are reacting, adapting, and preparing for resilience and performance. It is truly inspiring for us to have so many global leaders contribute and participate under the same virtual roof”

About the GRC Summit
This is eighth year of the GRC Summit. Past keynote speakers include General Colin L. Powell, former U.S. Secretary of State and National Security Advisor; Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of the New York Times bestseller The Black Swan; Jim Quigley, CEO Emeritus, Deloitte, and Member of the Board, Audit Committee Chair, Risk Committee & Credit Committee, Wells Fargo & Company; and Lowell McAdam, CEO, Verizon Communications, among others.  The event is one of the most influential gatherings of GRC business leaders, board members, regulators and practitioners.

About MetricStream

MetricStream is the independent market leader in enterprise cloud applications for Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC)/Integrated Risk Management(IRM). MetricStream apps and software solutions improve business performance by strengthening risk management, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, audit management, vendor governance, and quality management for organizations across industries, including banking and financial services, healthcare, life sciences, energy and utilities, consumer brands, government, technology and manufacturing. MetricStream is headquartered in California, with centers in New York, London, Milan, Madrid, Dubai, Sydney and Bangalore, among several other cities globally (www.metricstream.com).

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