Speaker bio

Jie Zhang

Jie Zhang

VP Analyst
Jie Zhang is a VP analyst responsible for covering risk management strategies and supporting technologies. Ms. Zhang's areas of specialty integrated risk management and digital innovation. She has 25 years of professional experience in a variety of research, advisory and IT-related roles.
She is an author on the emerging trends of digital innovation. She interacts and offers advice to large, complex and cross-jurisdiction organizations for risk management strategies and security management programs. She is also a recognized expert on China cybersecurity law and privacy management.
Prior to joining Gartner, she was a professor of applied statistics, a consultant on business operations and led companywide IT projects; evaluated, selected and acquired some major vendor and system integrators' offerings; and served as a liaison between the business and IT sides of the organization.
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Monday, 18 May, 2020 / 02:15 PM - 03:00 PM CEST
Ask the Expert: Technology Solutions and Services to Address Third-Party and Vendor Risks

Solutions and services to support vendor risk and security efforts continue to emerge. These solutions include integrated risk management (IRM) and security rating services (SRS). This session will discuss the market and recommendations for their use along with the emerging services and solutions best suited for vendor risk management.

Monday, 18 May, 2020 / 05:15 PM - 06:00 PM CEST
Model Your Risk Assessment on the Digital Business Runway

Digital transformation relies heavily on new technology adoptions. While organizations innovate and create values through digital business, a set of new risks are emerging. These emerging risks require security and risk leaders' special attention. This session equips you with a model to assess the emerging risks.

Tuesday, 19 May, 2020 / 08:00 AM - 09:30 AM CEST
Workshop: Selecting the Right IT Risk Management Solution

This workshop walks through requirements planning, decision making and stakeholder communication, and also discusses overlap with cybersecurity tools, compliance solutions, security operations, analysis and reporting tools as well as risk management capabilities available with cloud service providers.

Tuesday, 19 May, 2020 / 02:45 PM - 03:15 PM CEST
Risk Quantification: What Works and What Doesn't

Risk quantification is perceived to bring more visibility and confidence in cybersecurity decision making — but does it? This session will deep dive into use cases articulating reasonable and unreasonable application of quantification approaches from the viewpoint of different security and risk management stakeholders.

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