Vendor Management: Learning to Not Outsource Responsibility
Date & Time
Wednesday, November 10, 2021, 2:20 PM - 3:10 PM
Paul Perry

This presentation will dive into how companies manage - or fail to manage - vendors, and will emphasize the requirement to maintain a constant due diligence over those vendors. We will explore the policy and procedure of a vendor review, and outline the requirements in a vendor contract that ensure you're keeping a finger on the pulse of their activities and that your data and information is securely returned at the end of the relationship.

Key Takeaways:

  • Understand vendor management best practices.
  • Understand policy requirements for vendor management.
  • Understand vendor contract best practices with data & security.
  • Take a deep dive into SOC reports and what they tell you about your vendors.
  • Hear some lessons learned from vendor horror stories.

Technical Level: Beginner

Session Type
Main Conference Session