2018 Summit Session Topics

Innovative Strategies to Address High Risks in the Public Sector: Over-Prescription of Opioids in Government Worker Programs

During the 1-hour session the speakers will discuss the following:

  • Using data analytics to identify and mitigate risks associated with the over-prescription of opioids.
  • Integrating best practices at the federal, state and local levels and forging partnerships to help address opioid abuse
  • Leveraging lessons learned from opioid abuse to mitigate risks before they become a crisis
Scott Dahl, Inspector General, U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)
Joseph Paduda, Principal, Health Strategy Associates
Jessica Southwell

Shaping the Future Cybersecurity Risk in the Public Sector: A CIO Perspective

CIO’s lessons learned in leveraging ERM to mitigate cybersecurity risks, including:

  • Innovative approaches for staying ahead of emerging risks
  • Motivating a risk culture that promotes transparency
  • Integrating risk monitoring with other entities (OIG, OMB, DHS, Board of Directors, others)
  • Best practices for addressing (and mitigating) reputational risks
Howard Whyte, Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Chief Privacy Officer (CPO), FDIC

Risk Leadership in a Complex Environment

  • Shaping ERM in complex organizations through leadership
  • Promoting an organizational culture that values risk management
  • Balancing leadership style, risk tolerance and opportunity
Robert Lightfoot, Jr, President, LSINC Corporation