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2022 TPRA Annual Third Party Risk Conference

The Art of 
Third Party Risk

AT&T Hotel and Conference Center
Austin, TX
April 18-20, 2022


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Premiere  Sponsor


Warhol  Sponsor

The Conference

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!

Apprentice Track
TPRM 101

  • TPRM 101

  • Frameworks

  • Business Case & Plan Budgeting

  • Resources & Workflow

  • Training & Program Education

  • Vendor Inventory & Tiering

  • Executive Sponsorship & Oversight 

  • Contracting for Your Program

Practitioner Track
Maturity Level 2

  • Benchmarking & Best Practices 

  • Risk Escalation & Acceptance 

  • Metrics & Reporting 

  • Assessments & Evidence

  • Maturity Models & Self-Assessments

  • Tools & Technique

  • Continuous Improvement

  • Regulatory Compliance


Meet the Speakers

Proud to bring inspirational speakers from across the globe

Ashley Owens

Networking Concierge 

Ashley Assists LLC 

"How to Not Suck at Networking"

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Networking Event

2022 TPRA Annual
Third Party Risk Conference

The Art of Third Party Risk

April 18-20, 2021
AT&T Hotel and Conference Center
Austin, TX

Register now!


Sponsorship Opportunities

We would love for you to be a sponsor for
The 2022 TPRA Annual Third Party Risk Conference, "The Art of Third Party Risk"

Visit our "Sponsors" page to learn more!


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.

Conference Crowd

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



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AT&T Hotel and Conference Center