The Basics of Vendor Risk Assessments

Date: June 23 Time: 2pm ET Presenter: Gordon Rudd
vendor risk assessment basics

Risk is a funny thing. You may have some idea of what your risks are, but wonder, “How do we tie it all together so we can actually use vendor risk assessments in the planning process?” This webinar will show participants how to navigate regulatory risk in the face of our ever changing environment.

It'll also give participants tips on using your business impact analysis to discover risk you may not have previously anticipated. We'll discuss the fastest and easiest methods of creating vendor questionnaires and how to solve the vendor risk management equation for your organization.

  • Tips for creating a vendor risk assessment
  • Regulatory and business impact risk
  • Tips on how to assess vendor risk
  • Getting from inherent risk to residual risk

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Webinar Presenter Gordon Rudd
Gordon Rudd is a Third-Party Risk Officer at Venminder. Gordon has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry in the areas of third-party risk management, technology, information security, enterprise risk management and GRC (Governance, Risk Management and Compliance) program development. Gordon works with the Venminder delivery team as a third-party risk management and cybersecurity subject matter expert in residence.
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Date: June 23, 2020
Time: 2:00PM ET
Host: Gordon Rudd
Duration: 1 hour
Who should attend:
This introductory level webinar is recommended for any third-party risk professional who needs an understanding of the risk assessment process and how to complete a questionnaire on vendors.


This session is eligible for 1 CPE Credit for participating in the LIVE event. CPE Credit will be issued only upon completion of all polling questions and the post-event survey and offered within 5-7 business days.


Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
Each Program Level: Basic
Prerequisites: None
Who Should Attend: CEOs, CFOs, Compliance, Risk, BOD, Vendor Management, CPAs 
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet Based
Refunds: This is a free event.
Cancellations: In the event that this session would need to be cancelled, you will be personally contacted and registered for the rescheduled event.
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