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Redwood Shores, CA, United States, 2008/08/18 - MetricStream, Inc., today announced that it is exhibiting at the Governance, Risk and Compliance Conference 2008 being hosted by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA).
MetricStream, Inc., the market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management solutions, today announced that it is exhibiting at the Governance, Risk and Compliance Conference 2008 being hosted by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). The conference is being held on August 18-20, 2008 at The Breakers, Palm Beach, FL.
The IIA has expanded the scope of its popular Risk & Control Conference to include relevant GRC issues including audits, regulatory compliance, enterprise risk management, ethics and corporate governance. The conference will help attendees understand the critical GRC issues and best practices through focused conference sessions and discussions, network with peers from similar backgrounds and begin building best practices pertaining to an enterprise-wide GRC strategy.
MetricStream is enabling businesses in diverse industries to evolve from a siloed approach towards managing risk and compliance to a federated GRC strategy. This approach has helped customers optimize their business performance, mitigate risk and minimize the costs of governance and compliance. The conference attendees will be able to view a live demonstration of MetricStream’s applications for Audit Management, Compliance Management, Risk Management and Policy Management – the core components of MetricStream’s industry-leading GRC solution suite at booth # 14.
“Our presence at the Institute of Internal Auditors Governance, Risk and Compliance conference provides an opportunity to showcase our integrated, enterprise-wide GRC solutions to key corporate decision-makers and industry thought leaders,” said Charles Goldenberg, Vice President of GRC Solutions at MetricStream. “The conference scope, for the first time, goes beyond risk and control to ensure that GRC receives enhanced visibility. Companies understand the significance of building best-of-breed GRC programs and this conference will help them understand how they can achieve this benchmark.”
MetricStream is a market leader in Enterprise-wide Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Solutions for global corporations. MetricStream solutions are used by leading corporations such as Pfizer, NASDAQ, SanDisk, BP, Entergy, Subway, Fairchild Semiconductor, Hitachi and TaylorMade-Adidas Golf in diverse industries such as Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices, Automotive, Food, High Tech Manufacturing, Energy and Financial Services to manage their quality processes, regulatory and industry-mandated compliance and corporate governance initiatives, as well as by over a million compliance professionals worldwide via the ComplianceOnline.com portal. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.