RIMS Western Regional Conference to Convene on September 22-25 8/5/2009


Top executives from Aon Risk Services and Marsh will address the current state of the insurance market and how companies can save money and look to alternatives to transfer and finance risk at RIMS Western Regional Conference on September 22-25 in Seattle, Washington. Risk managers will hear from Eric Andersen, CEO, ARS - U.S. Retail, Aon Risk Services and Joe McSweeney, president, U.S. & Canada Operations, Marsh discuss new and creative solutions to manage risks through an economic downturn. The conference, tagged "Fresh Ideas, Market Choices and Sound Decisions," is hosted by RIMS Washington Chapter. The deadline for early bird registration is August 21.

The conference features more than 30 educational sessions on a variety of industry issues such as the current macro and micro economic situation, the value of insurance in a recession, mergers and acquisitions, pandemics, piracy and sustainability.

The deadline for early bird registration is August 21. Online registration closes September 8. On-site registration will be available on September 22. Complete details on RIMS Western Regional Conference may be found at www.RIMS.org/WRC.