Forrester Research, Inc. (Nasdaq: FORR) is an independent research company that provides pragmatic and forward-thinking advice to global leaders in business and technology. Forrester works with professionals in 19 key roles at major companies providing proprietary research, customer insight, consulting, events, and peer-to-peer executive programs. For more than 27 years, Forrester has been making IT, marketing, and technology industry leaders successful every day. Established in 1983, Forrester is headquartered in Cambridge, Mass. www.forrester.com
marcus evans is one of the world's leading providers and promoters of global summits strategic conferences, professional training, in-Company training, business-to-business congresses, sports hospitality and on-line information. The company also owns a leading football club, represents Hollywood stars and produces films and entertainment.
Founded in 1983, the company now employs over 3000 employees operating into countries around the world. The company's revenues are generated from clients from the majority of the world's top 1000 companies. Our international network of offices provides a one-stop shop for a company's business intelligence, learning and training needs.
The company maintains the highest standards of quality and service in research, technology and product development. Our commitment to service and quality are the basis for our reputation as the world's leading provider of business intelligence. www.marcusevansch.com/GRCForum
The Global Strategic Management Institute produces high level business events and organizational function focused summits for the world's leading business decision-makers. These dynamic and innovative services initiate and develop business relationships between director and C-level practitioners from the most influential organizations, for a stimulating environment to discuss key industry issues and mutually beneficial solutions.
At GSMI we are more than a conference company. We go out of our way to create rich environments for learning, networking and ensuring our customers have great experiences. You will go back to the office with new ideas, insights, skills and contacts. We develop executive conferences, exhibitions, and leadership trainings for the world's leading business decision-makers. These dynamic and innovative services initiate and develop business relationships between director and C-level practitioners from the most influential organizations, for a stimulating environment to discuss key industry issues and mutually beneficial solutions. www.gsmiweb.com
The Risk and Insurance Management Society, Inc. (RIMS) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the practice of risk management. Founded in 1950, RIMS represents more than 3,500 industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable and governmental entities. The Society serves more than 10,000 risk management professionals around the world. www.rims.org
Brightfly is an independent, advisory and research firm that focuses on building a collaborative IT practitioner communities and bridging the gaps within information technology, security, risk, compliance, and audit disciplines. All day, every day we focus on security, compliance, and risk management: what's required, what works, and what doesn't. The result is on-target, in-depth advice on the most critical issues you face. Brightfly analysis is constantly tuned by our robust and growing community of IT and business professionals. We are dedicated to advancing the state of the art in security and compliance management through our unique open-source research model.
We're not just talking heads, but practicing IT, business, and security professionals with years of hands-on experience in business organizations. Every Brightfly researcher has walked many miles in your shoes: we know the threats that haunt you, the fears that plague your management, and where the bodies of dead technologies are buried. Insider, practice-based knowledge hones our analysis and advice-and should be shaping your strategy. All Brightfly research is subject to the scrutiny and comments of the practicing community. In terms of successful controls and programs, we know it takes a village to raise a child; our mission is to ensure that the child doesn't grow up to be the village idiot. Backed by this open, community-driven model, our commitment to honest, transparent analysis reaches far beyond the agendas of individual vendors and into the heart of the market. www.brightfly.com
The GlobalRisk community is a unique and innovative business network of carefully selected professionals working in the Risk management industry and it's associated service providers. Our Mission:The purpose of the Global Risk Community is to foster business, networking, and educational exploration among members.Our Goals:To be the world's premier online meeting place for risk professionals and service providers
Contoural is a leading independent provider of business and technology consulting services focused on litigation readiness, compliance, information and records management, and data storage strategy. Contoural helps clients address the emerging business requirements around data. For example, electronic discovery rules - under the new Federal Rules of Civil Procedure - now require US companies entering litigation to know what electronically stored information they have, where it is stored, and how quickly they can retrieve it. Similarly, legal and regulatory compliance requirements - under emerging privacy laws - are motivating enterprises to take a closer look at the integrity and security of electronic document files and other digital data. www.contoural.com