Three Days of Impactful Discussions
April 18-20, 2022
Welcome to the 2022 TPRA Third Party Risk Conference Website
Our highly anticipated event will take place at the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center,
located in beautiful Austin, Texas on Monday, April 18th through Wednesday, April 20th.
Join us for three exciting days of impactful discussion and networking events.
Hear from industry experts, engage in a variety of diverse discussions, and attend exclusive network events to collaborate with peers. Visit sponsor booths and learn about the tools and techniques industry leaders are using to enhance and automate their programs. Enhance your experience by participating in the various raffles and give-a-ways.
Take full advantage of our in-person event by shaping your experience to best fit your program's needs. Speaker sessions are tailored to program maturity levels with Track 1 (Apprentice) being for less mature programs and Track 2 (Practitioner) for more mature programs.
Attendance is limited at 120 seats so register today to save your spot!
We look forward to seeing you there!
For additional information on who should attend the conference, check out the "Why Attend" document linked below!
Registration is now Closed.
Speaker sessions at "The Art of Third Party Risk" are tailored to program maturity levels with Track 1 (Apprentice) being for newer programs and Track 2 (Practitioner) for more mature programs. These sessions will discuss tools and techniques to elevate and automate certain aspects of your program.
Pictured below are speaker tracks and sample topics!
Business Case & Plan Budgeting
Resources & Workflow
Training & Program Education
Vendor Inventory & Tiering
Executive Sponsorship & Oversight
Contracting for Your Program
Maturity Level 2
Benchmarking & Best Practices
Risk Escalation & Acceptance
Metrics & Reporting
Assessments & Evidence
Maturity Models & Self-Assessments
Tools & Technique
About Third Party Risk Association
Furthering the profession of third party risk through knowledge sharing and networking
The Third Party Risk Association was created out of a necessity to build a community of like-minded third party risk professionals to allow for the sharing of best practices, exchanging of ideas, and influencing of an industry. This organization is a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit.
Activities in support of this purpose include, but are not limited to:
Promoting the value that third party risk professionals and practitioners add to their organizations;
Providing comprehensive professional, educational, and development opportunities, as well as standards and other professional practice guidance;
Researching, disseminating, and promoting to practitioners and stakeholders knowledge concerning third party risk and its appropriate role in control, risk management, and governance;
Educating practitioners and other relevant audiences on best practices in third party risk; and
Bringing together third party risk professionals and practitioners from all countries to share information, experiences, tools, and techniques.
The organization was formed by Julie Gaiaschi and Jon Ehret on October 22, 2018
and is headquartered in Iowa.
TPRA Conferences: What Are People Saying?
"The TPRA conference was extremely beneficial to me and my organization. The speakers were very knowledgeable and professional, and the topics presented were applicable to my company's TPRM program. I will use the material to educate my colleagues in order to improve our program."
~ TPRA Fall 2021 Virtual Conference Attendee