PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The MetricStream GRC Summit 2016 in London, the industry's leading event for Governance, Risk, and Compliance leaders, will take place on November 7-8, 2016 at the Grand Connaught Rooms Hotel in London.
This must-attend GRC event, designed on the theme "Leading with GRC," will feature speakers and sessions that address today's economic and geopolitical environment, spanning topics such as Brexit and political instability, increasingly sophisticated hacks and data breaches, evolving risks and compliance requirements, mounting terrorist threats, and economic turmoil. Leaders will meet at the GRC Summit to debate and discuss the strategies and solutions needed to thrive in today's world, as we seek to build stronger and more resilient organizations, societies, and economies.
Distinguished speakers at this year's GRC Summit 2016 in London represent leading organizations from around the world, including:
- Aadila Hashim, Risk Management Operations, MMI holdings
- Andreadou Despina, Group Audit Director, Eurobank
- Gaurav Kapoor, Chief Operating Officer, MetricStream
- Gunjan Sinha, Executive Chairman, MetricStream
- Jacqueline Barrett, Group Risk & Compliance Director, Vodafone
- Luke Beeson, VP, Security UK and Global Banking & Financial Markets, BT
- Marc Voirin, Risk Map Officer, EDF
- Marisa Melliou, Group Internal Audit Head, OPAP S.A. Group of Companies
- Sean Miles, Head of Resilience and Operational Risk, Santander
- Shellye Archambeau, Chief Executive Officer, MetricStream
- Terry Greer-King, Director of Security, Cisco
On November 7, 2016 Gunjan Sinha, Executive Chairman of MetricStream, will present the vision behind MetricStream's latest ground-breaking innovation – the MetricStream M7 platform, followed by a presentation from Vasant Balasubramanian, SVP of Product Management at MetricStream, who will demonstrate the core features and benefits of M7. In addition to illuminating keynotes, the event will also feature a dedicated technology track, as well as a range of analyst and executive presentations, industry panels, and customer case study presentations.
On the evening of November 7, 2016, MetricStream will host its annual GRC Journey Awards ceremony, which will recognize individuals and organizations that have embarked on a GRC journey with the goal of achieving superior business performance. The awards will be presented by Gunjan Sinha, Executive Chairman at MetricStream, and Shellye Archambeau, Chief Executive Officer of MetricStream.
"The MetricStream GRC Summit 2016 is the premier forum for the best minds in government and business to come together to discuss, debate, and define the future of GRC," said MetricStream Executive Chairman, Gunjan Sinha. He continued, "We are eager to extend a warm welcome to the GRC community around the world, including our customers, partners, analysts, and industry experts who will join us at the GRC Summit 2016 in London and contribute to our collective vision of Leading with GRC."
Leading with GRC is MetricStream's vision for the future, enabling individuals, organizations, governments, and societies to preserve their corporate integrity by building world-class GRC programs; protect their reputations and brands; and perform exceptionally with the regulatory and risk intelligence needed to drive decision-making.
Commenting on the event, MetricStream CEO Shellye Archambeau said, "We look forward to welcoming the world's foremost business and government leaders in a discussion on the most top of mind issues, challenges, and opportunities." She continued, "The MetricStream GRC Summit 2016 in London has been specifically designed to empower leaders from around the world to build world-class GRC programs that provide the regulatory and risk intelligence needed to drive decision-making and business performance."
For more information about the MetricStream GRC Summit 2016 in London, including the latest agenda and list of speakers, or to register for the event, please click here.
MetricStream is the 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 is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, USA (www.metricstream.com).
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