Vendor & Third Party Risk USA

Innovative Best Practice for Managing Vendor and Third Party Risk Beyond Compliance

3rd Annual

Vendor & Third Party Risk USA

June 5-6, 2018

Key Topics Addressed in 2017

Risk Based Approaches
Reviewing the evolution of risk based approaches beyond just compliance

Cross Jurisdictional Sourcing
Understanding requirements and limitations across jurisdictions & global regulation

Maturing governance frameworks to increase accountability

Vendor Assessments
Reviewing techniques for vendor assessments for a unified approach across the industry

Lines of Defence
Reviewing where vendor risk sits in a three lines of defence model

Intragroup Agreements
Managing intragroup agreements to the same level as external third parties

Cyber and IT Security
Understanding threats and vulnerabilities across the cyber and IT landscape

Evolving cloud storage understanding and moving towards more reliance on the cloud

Third Party Risk of the Future
Increasing best practices and innovative drivers to push beyond regulatory compliance

Find our Vendor Risk thought-leadership articles here. These articles feed from our much larger Risk Insights section of our website which provides you with thought-leadership, white papers, articles and more across risk and regulation.

12th July 2017

The complete guide to building your vendor risk management program

13th June 2017

Effective review of regulatory risk and financial health of service providers

13th June 2017

Data protection and security through improved risk assessments and monitoring approaches

1st June 2017

How third parties impact cyber resiliency

1st June 2017

Driving business value from a 3rd party risk management program

16th May 2017

Keeping third party risk first on the cyber risk list

15th May 2017

Beneficial ownership – have you got it right?

9th May 2017

Advancing internal/intragroup agreements to the same level of rigor as external third party partnerships

9th May 2017

The role of the vendor and third party risk manager in sanctions and financial crime prevention

12th April 2017

Scottrade Bank’s breach underlines third-party vendor risk

12th April 2017

Ensuring effective due diligence relative to the risk and complexity for third party selection

21st March 2017

Implementing effective governance operating models and incorporating board oversight

2nd March 2017

Innovative vendor management beyond compliance

5th January 2017

The development of third party risk management practices

3rd June 2016

How to validate the security maturity of your third party vendors

The Center For Financial Professionals recently collaborated with MyComplianceOffice to conduct research with close to 250 relevant professionals to identify the development of third party risk management practices to provide the industry with a better view of the current issues and an understanding of how our peers are overcoming the challenges in the sector.

Want to work with the Center for Financial Professionals on the next research report? Contact today to discuss how we research over 450,000 risk professionals.

2018 Co-Sponsors:

Bureau van Dijk

Certainty is a highly prized commodity in business. Data might be getting bigger all the time, but this only makes extracting value from it more difficult.

Bureau van Dijk captures and treats private company information for better decision making and increased efficiency.
With information on nearly 275 million companies, we are the resource for company data. A key benefit of our information is how simple we make it to compare companies internationally.

Our information includes:
– What companies do, how they’re performing and the people that run them
– Financial data, legal entity details, M&A activity and news
– Corporate structures and ownership

You can access our information via a range of interfaces that are designed to help different business challenges and streamline workflows. Many of our customers blend our information with their own internal data for superior insight.


Opus was founded on a simple premise: that faster, better decisions in compliance and risk management could give businesses an extraordinary advantage in the marketplace.

Today, the world’s most respected, global corporations rely on Opus to free their business from the complexity and uncertainty of managing customer, vendor, and third-party risks.

By combining the most innovative SaaS platforms with unparalleled data solutions, Opus turns information into action so your business thrives.

2018 Exhibitor:


ProcessUnity’s cloud-based solutions help organizations of all sizes automate their risk and compliance programs. Our highly configurable, easy-to-use tools significantly reduce manual administrative tasks, allowing customers to spend more time on strategic risk mitigation. As a software-as-a-service technology, ProcessUnity deploys quickly with minimal effort from customers and their IT resources. The inherent efficiency our technology delivers faster, better results, and the ability to scale governance, risk, and compliance programs over time. Learn more at


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Media Publications

We are happy to support publications, associations and organisations at this event. From a simple company listing with your logo to taking advantage of some of our sponsor benefits listed above. To discuss a media partnership further please email or call +44 (0)20 7164 6582.



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