JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MetricStream, the market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Apps, will host a GRC Roundtable on December 15, 2015 at The Michelangelo Hotel in Johannesburg, South Africa. The GRC Roundtable will feature expert-led panel discussions on the latest trends and best practices in Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), risk appetite, and the evolving role of Internal Audit. Participating at the event include Risk, Compliance & Audit domain experts, industry analysts, and practitioners from leading organizations across South Africa.
The MetricStream hosted GRC roundtable will commence with a networking breakfast, providing attendees with a great opportunity to meet, interact, and network with their peers from across the public and private sector.
The event program will begin with a keynote address given by Shellye Archambeau, Chief Executive Officer at MetricStream, who will present on the topic "Maximize Business Performance Through GRC Journey." The keynote will be followed by a panel discussion titled, "The Role of Risk, Compliance and Audit Management in Enabling Smart Risk Taking" which will feature insights from Marius Schoeman, Chief Audit Executive, BCX; Naren Mahesh, Director of Internal Audit at Ubuntu Business Advisory and Consultancy (UBAC); John Cato, Director, IACT Africa and Consultant, Gartner; Tshepo Mofokeng, Director, SekelaXabiso Consulting; and Murali Krishnan, VP-Application Development at MetricStream and senior leader in Cloud.
During the panel discussions, speakers will address the importance of GRC, the evolving role of internal audit including greater risk-related responsibilities, best practices for driving more effective collaboration across the second and third lines of defense, and key emerging risk areas such as cybersecurity.
To learn more about the MetricStream GRC Roundtable in Johannesburg, please visit the event website 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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