Why is third-party risk still such a challenge? Are companies using recent risk events (pandemic, solar winds, Colonial pipeline) as an opportunity to get better at risk management? How can firms better prepare for attacks to their third-party ecosystem?
Third-Party Risk / Supply Chain Risk
Alla Valente – Analyst, Security & Risk at Forrester Research
Alla is a senior analyst at Forrester serving security and risk professionals. She covers governance, risk, and compliance (GRC), third-party risk management (TPRM), and supply chain risk management (SCRM). In this role, Alla helps Forrester clients establish strategy, adopt best practices, and select technology to manage risk, address key regulatory compliance issues, and improve business resilience. Her research also includes ethics and trust in digital transformation, RegTech, and protecting the organization’s brand.
Matt Alderman – Executive Director at CyberRisk Alliance
Strategic Advisor at Automox, security consultant, and wizard of entrepreneurship.