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SEPTEMBER 2013: Professional Development Workshops & CourseCasts 9/6/2013

 

 

RIMS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS & COURSECASTS:

SEPTEMBER 2013

 

As part of its ongoing Professional Development initiative, RIMS, the Risk Management Society™, will present the following workshops and CourseCast in the month of September:

 

COURSECAST: DEVELOPING AND MANAGING YOUR STRATEGIC RISK APPETITE

Live: September 11, 2013 -  10:00 – 11:30 a.m. ET | On Demand after September 12

This interactive 90-minute online “mini-course” will explore risk appetite and tolerance; tools to quantify, qualify and articulate appetite and tolerance; strategies for combining risk exposures; as well as practical, real world SRM models to support effective organizational decision making.

Panelists: Andrew Bent, Risk Coordinator, Suncor Energy (NYSE/TSX: SU); Hans Laessoe, M.Sc., is the LEGO group head of and senior director on strategic risk management; and Carol A. Fox, ARM, Director of Strategic and Enterprise Risk Practice for RIMS.

 

CYBER RISK & LIABILITY: PRIVACY & DATA SECURITY RISK MANAGEMENT

September 12 – 13, 2013
The Westin Ottawa

This workshop explores the latest developments in cyber risks, as well as tools to help risk professionals better understand and implement compliance plans, ensure data privacy and mitigate damages should a breach occur.

Instructor: Deena Coffman is the Chief Operating Officer for IdentityTheft 911. Eduard F. Goodman is the Chief Privacy Officer for IdentityTheft 911.

 

COMMERCIAL LIABILITY PRIMARY AND EXCESS INSURANCE: COVERAGE OR CRAPSHOOT?

September 23 -24, 2013

RIMS New York Headquarters

This two-day workshop will explore the value of implementing commercial liability insurance policies to effectively protect against organizational exposures; the intricacies of umbrella and excess liability insurance coverage; and strategies for applying coverage provisions in loss situations.

Instructor: Elise M. Farnham, CPCU, is President of Illumine Consulting.

 

INTEGRATING ENTERPRISE RISK MANAGEMENT & STRATEGIC PLANNING

September 23 -24, 2013

Courtyard Marriott Atlanta Buckhead

This workshop will focus on aligning Enterprise Risk Management with organizational strategic goals and objectives, as well as techniques to add value by exploiting the upside of risk.  Participants will learn steps to conducting strategic risk and scenario planning to help take their risk management programs to the next level.

Instructor: Christopher E. Mandel, former RIMS President; Senior Vice President, Strategic Solutions, Sedgwick.

 

Members of the press are invited to join RIMS webinars. For additional information about the Society’s Professional Development programming or to participate, please visit www.rims.org/education.


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About RIMS

As the preeminent organization dedicated to advancing the practice of risk management, RIMS, the Risk Management Society™, is a global not-for-profit organization representing more than 3,500 industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable and government entities throughout the world. Founded in 1950, RIMS brings networking, professional development and education opportunities to its membership of more than 11,000 risk management professionals located in more than 60 countries. For more information on RIMS, visit www.RIMS.org.

 

For more information, contact:

Josh Salter, RIMS communications manager, (212) 655-6059 or jsalter@RIMS.org


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