Growing complexities in business, technology, information and supply-chain interdependencies pose increasing challenges for organizations, especially financial institutions, to effectively monitor, assess, and respond to traditional and new threats and operational risk events.

Join operational and IT risk management leader, Peter Poulos, to learn how the convergence of risk management and control functions (e.g., operational and IT risk, business continuity, cyber security, data privacy, third party/vendor risk management, legal/regulatory compliance) affects incident/risk event response and communications.

Topics covered:
  • New threats to consider in response planning and communications processes
  • How a risk-based approach should be applied to expand the scope and focus of your continuity planning strategies

Advanced Communication Strategies for Incident / Risk Management
Improving Response to Threats and Risks

Peter Poulos is a principal at Aspida Consulting. Peter has over 20 years of global financial services industry experience leading global business continuity, operational and IT risk management programs and transformation initiatives at Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, Citigroup and Prudential Financial. Peter has actively managed and supported enterprise-wide responses to a wide range of business disruptive events. Peter was an integral member of Morgan Stanley’s response team to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Peter co-managed the business recovery effort for 700 employees from 3,700 displaced staff based at the World Trade Center. Peter is a member of the Global Association of Risk Professional (, Wall Street Technology Association ( and the Contingency Planning Exchange (

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Thursday, April 21, 2016

1:00 PM EDT | 12:00 PM CDT | 11:00 AM MDT | 10:00 AM PDT