GRCTV - Episode 8 - Risk Quantification and Surveillance Advertising

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Access the on-demand videos below for the eighth episode of GRCTV.

GRCTV provides our community with the latest sector developments, insights into the minds of industry leaders, visionaries, government officials and academics, plus provide access to exclusive content that will address both the wider social impacts and the impacts on organisations and businesses around the globe.

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Panel Discussion: Risk Quantification: You Are What You Measure 

Risk Quantification can be both an enticing and intimidating exercise for a business to pursue. How does an organization get from point A to point B (and back again) to score and value risk? In this session, we’ll take a back-to-basics approach to break down the concept of risk, contrast this understanding with some of the modern applications of risk in business, and discuss how people across your organization may interpret the meaning of risk. We’ll diagnose some of the common pitfall’s companies fall into and identify perspectives to help account for variables that do not have defined parameters when understanding risk.

Our expert panel includes:

  • Crispen Maung, Head of InfoSec and Compliance, RapidAPI (Former Salesforce, Box, Oracle, and Apple)
  • Scott Bridgen, GRC Global Offering Lead, OneTrust
  • Michelle Griffey, Chief Risk Officer, Communisis
  • Debo Ajayi, Technology Risk, Operational Resilience and Non-Financial Risk Lead
  • Joe Tidy, BBC News (Host)

In Conversation With: Jon von Tetzchner on on Surveillance Advertising 

Jon Stephenson von Tetzchner is CEO and co-founder of web browser company Vivaldi Technologies and former CEO of Opera Software.

Privacy is at the core of Vivaldi browser and Stephenson von Tetzchner has long called for a ban on the tracking activities of companies like Google and Facebook.

Last week, Vivaldi announced its support for a campaign against so-called “surveillance advertising”, where advertisers and tech firms are based on the tracking of people’s online and real-world activity.

The campaign, endorsed by tech firms including ProtonMail, Startpage, and DuckDuckGo, calls on US and EU lawmakers to “stop the invasive and privacy-hostile practices” that “harm consumers and businesses and can undermine the cornerstones of democracy