GRC Pundit Michael Rasmussen to Talk about ‘Third-Party Risks’ at RiskWatch Virtual Town Hall

Registration opens for the limited seats in the next in the free series of RiskWatch’s open educational initiative for success with 3rd-Party Risks, to be presented in an online webinar on September 17th.

Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) August 23, 2013

The RiskWatch Virtual Town Hall Meeting program, a highly informative series of webinars taking place in collaboration with thought-leaders from the industry, leading analysts’ firms and think-tanks returns with yet another GRC expert. The September 17th session will be led by Mr. Michael Rasmussen, GRC pundit and analyst at GRC2020 Research LLC, in a discussion titled: ‘Taking 3rd-Party Risks Assessments (Such As Anti-Corruption, Anti-Bribery and Conflict Minerals) By The Horns!’

In this hour-long free fact-filled webinar session, participants will learn from Mr. Rasmussen about the best practices and challenges prevalent in the corporate world of compliance for 3rd Party Risks including those of Conflict Minerals under Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Act, and Anti-Corruption and Anti-Bribery regulations under the FCPA and the UK Bribery Act. The speaker will take questions from the audience towards the close of his talk.

Mr. Rasmussen is an internationally recognized pundit on governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC)—with specific expertise on the topics of enterprise GRC, GRC technology, corporate compliance, and policy management. With close to two decades of experience, Mr. Rasmussen helps organizations improve GRC processes, design and implement GRC architecture, and select technologies that are effective, efficient, and agile. He is a sought-after keynote speaker, author, and adviser and is noted as the “Father of GRC”—being the first to define and model the GRC market in February 2002 while at Forrester. Mr. Rasmussen has also contributed to U.S. Congressional reports and committees, and he currently serves on the Leadership Council of the OCEG and chairs the OCEG Technology Council, OCEG Policy Management Group, and the OCEG GRC Architect Group.

The webinar ‘Taking 3rd-Party Risks Assessments (Such As Anti-Corruption, Anti-Bribery and Conflict Minerals) By The Horns!’ will take place entirely online on Tuesday, September 17, 2013, from 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EDT. Further information and registration is available at:

About RiskWatch Virtual Town Hall

The RiskWatch Virtual Town Hall Meeting Series is a free ongoing educational program under the theme "3rd-party ecosystem (3PE) risks in a changing climate of regulations and activism" to help business professionals manage external risks with better information while using Integrity360, the software-as-a-service module for third party risk assessments by RiskWatch. For more information on Integrity360, the 3rd Party Risk software offered by RiskWatch, please visit For general information on the overall benefits of using RiskWatch International's risk assessment solutions, visit or watch the introduction video.


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