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Third Party Risk Benchmarking Sessions

Live and Virtual | Monday, May 22 - Tuesday, May 23 | NiSource HQ Columbus, OH

We invite you to join leaders from the electric, gas, oil, and water sectors to discuss and benchmark approaches to address third party supply chain risk. 

Each benchmarking session will focus on a different risk topic/domain. 

Join us for one session or all! 

Note: For virtual participants, the same Teams line will be open all day on both days and meeting link will be sent under separate cover after registration.


May 22nd – Day 1 - Trust but Verify

  • Noon to 1:30pm: Reviewing SOC and onsite audit reports
    • Speaker: West Monroe Partners
  • 1:30pm to 3pm: Holding Tier 2, 3, and 4 Subcontractors Responsible for Security Measures
    • Speaker: Burns and McDonnell
  • 3pm to 4:30pm:  Monitoring vendors post reviews:  Tracking changes in ownership, compliance status, and cyber incidents
    • Speaker: American Electric Power  

May 23rd – Day 2 - Vendor Risk Tracking

  • Noon to 1:30pm:  Tracking supplier diversity statistics and certifications
    • Speaker: NiSource 
  • 1:30pm to 3pm:  Tracking Environmental, Sustainability, and Governance (ESG) statistics 
    • Speaker: Goldman Sachs and Bill Brady, prior VP of Sustainability in the electric sector 
  • 3pm to 4:30pm: Tracking and managing vendor insurance certificates (auto, property, liability, and cyber)
    • Speaker: Fortress Information Security 

Thank you,

Crystal Miller, Co-Chair, ESG Working Group
Jeffrey Sweet, Co-Chair, ESG Working Group
Betsy Soehren-Jones, COO, Fortress Information Security


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