The business of GRC: Leadership and strategy

Blake Elder, KPMG

Robotic process automation (RPA) technologies, including SAP Leonardo, are taking the business process world by storm. A recent study by Boston Consulting Group estimated that by 2020, intelligent software will take over 25% of business processes currently performed by people. As with any change in business process or technology, the risk and compliance implications need to be assessed and adjusted. Attend this session to gain insight into the criticality of risk and governance when implementing automation programs. By attending, you will ... More »

Keng Lim, NextLabs

In this session, you’ll learn how to use compliance to simplify digital transformation projects. Specifically, you’ll examine what makes for successful digital transformation projects — dynamic authorization that allows for sufficient flexibility to respond to ever-changing corporate and regulatory environments without compromising on security and compliance mandates. Attend this session to learn how to ... More »

Scott Conner, KPMG

It’s integral to the success of an SAP S/4HANA implementation to include compliance teams early and centrally. Learn how to integrate compliance without hindering the speed and efficiency of the project and ... More »

James Chiu, SAP

As organizations innovate to grow revenue and capture greater opportunities, there are higher expectations from CFOs and other finance executive management for enterprise GRC programs to engage in strategic initiatives. In this session, you will... More »

Moderator: Tomás Kong, SAP
Panelists: Travis Moser, Timken; Jon Laubenstein, Hershey; Emily Damson, Eli Lilly and Company; Vinod Kumar, Honeywell

In this interactive customer panel, customers using SAP Three Lines of Defense solutions (SAP Process Control, SAP Risk Management, SAP Audit Management, and/or SAP Business Integrity Screening) will share what they are doing to move their GRC practices towards the intelligent enterprise. You can expect to hear... More »

Bruce McCuaig, SAP

SAP is a purpose-driven organization with the goal of making the world run better. There are an estimated 40.3M people around the world in forced labor situations and regulatory pressure is increasing for organizations to combat this. Learn how SAP solutions for GRC, which typically point inward to prevent failures in internal processes, can also be used to address external challenges. Attend this presentation to... More »

Moderator: James Roeske, Customer Advisory Group
Panelists: Stephanie A. Wiliford, Milliken & Company; Mark Lubas, BD

Hear from a panel of GRC customers who are actively in the process of upgrading to SAP S/4HANA and/or SAP cloud-based applications. Discuss the reality of what approaches, tasks, and efforts they are planning and executing in their projects to ensure a successful transition to the next generation of SAP from the perspective of life in the security and GRC trenches. By attending, you will ... More »

Moderator: Erin Hughes, KPMG
Panelists: Carolyn Pittman, Purple Vector LLC; Katerina Ivashuta, Sony Pictures Entertainment; Neil O'Donovan, KPMG; Carrie Gilstrap, HP

Organizational migrations to SAP HANA and SAP S/4HANA have moved beyond hype and curiosity to very real transformations where businesses seek to leverage the power and flexibility that SAP HANA and SAP S/4HANA can provide. But these transformations introduce new risks and control challenges that must be managed during the implementation and beyond. Join this lively panel discussion to hear a variety of real-life experiences and lessons learned from companies that have addressed these challenges head-on. Attend to learn firsthand from these companies... More »

Ryan Throop, ERP Maestro

In order to meet an organization’s GRC objectives, often a multifaceted and phased approach is required to align processes, procedures, and tools. As organizations look to enhance their GRC program many underestimate the level of transformation necessary to successfully solve their operational and audit challenges. Please join us to discuss how to evaluate your company’s GRC maturity. More »