September 30, 2014 | London, United Kingdom: MetricStream, the market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) solutions, announced today its agenda and speaker lineup for the MetricStream GRC Summit Europe 2014, which will  be held at The May Fair Hotel in London, UK from 20-21 October, 2014. Over 100 CXOs, board directors, business executives, thought leaders, analysts, and GRC practitioners will share their thoughts and experiences on building successful GRC programs to create better governed, compliant, and risk-intelligent organizations.

Participants at the two-day MetricStream GRC Summit Europe will have the opportunity to learn from experts, interact with their peers from across industries, and hear exclusive insight from leading business executives. Event highlights will include:

Keynote Addresses from Foremost Business Leaders: Lord Blair, Former Commissioner of London Metropolitan Police, and Paul Moore, the former Head of Group Regulatory Risk at HBOS will share their views and perspectives based on their experiences managing risk and compliance.

Industry Insight from Leading GRC Analysts: Hear exclusive insights from leading industry analysts from GRC 20/20 Research and Chartis Research on the latest advancement in GRC methodologies.

Interactive Panel Discussions: CEOs, Audit executives, CROs Board Directors, Risk managers and business executives will convene to discuss best practices for effective governance, how to drive greater collaboration across various functional units, and the importance of strengthening operational and GRC strategies. Attendees will also learn how leading organizations are thinking about and managing their enterprise, operational, and vendor risks; compliance and ethics; audit; IT security and risk; and quality management programs.

Real-World Case Studies: Executives from global organizations across industries will share real-world experiences on how they have brought together people, process, and systems in order to build truly world class GRC programs.

Technology Showcase Sessions: Learn about the latest innovations and developments in GRC technology, spanning key areas such as mobility and the cloud.

“Risk is inherent to every business operation and process in an organization,” said Shellye Archambeau, CEO of MetricStream. “Participants attending the MetricStream GRC Summit Europe 2014 will gain valuable insights and best practices on how to successfully manage the increasing volume, velocity, and variety of risk. This event will bring together the region’s foremost business leaders and practitioners together for illuminating keynote speeches, interactive panel discussions, real-world case studies, educational analyst presentations, and unrivaled networking opportunities.”

Key speakers at the MetricStream GRC Summit Europe 2014 include:

  • Aurore Marie, Head of Internal Audit Tools, Societe Generale
  • Eyvind Aven, Vice President Risk Management, STATOIL
  • Massimo Cregut, Head of Global Audit Methodologies, UniCredit S.p.A
  • Michael Rasmussen, Chief GRC Pundit, GRC 20/20 Research
  • Oliver Dieterle, Chief Audit Executive, Bundesagentur fuer Arbeit
  • Peyman Mestchian, Managing Partner, Chartis Research
  • Silvio De Girolamo, Group Chief Internal Audit & CSR Officer, Autogrill
  • Sukhbinder Gill, HP Fellow and EMEA Chief Technologist, Hewlett Packard
  • Toby Shore, Corporate Treasurer and Chief Risk Officer, Dubai Aluminium PJSC (DUBAL)
  • Tony Chidwick, Managing Director - Operational Risk, Barclaycard

For more information about the MetricStream GRC Summit 2014, please visit: http://www.grc-summit.com/europe2014/

To register for this event, please click here. You can call the GRC Summit registration team at +44-203-318-8554 or email them atgrcsummiteu@metricstream.com.

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).

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