Networking Events

Sunday, April 21

Opening Reception: RIMS VIBE @ LA LIVE
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

We’re shining the spotlight on you! Come celebrate Hollywood-style with fellow risk management superstars during an evening filled with festive entertainment, fine food and warm welcomes from your peers worldwide. This special RIMS ’13 event will be held outdoors at L.A. Live (no paparazzi, please).

Monday, April 22

General Session
8:00 am - 9:45 am | West Hall B

Risk management is gaining in visibility and prominence. RIMS leadership will share what’s new on the horizon for the industry, and for the association.   

Then, be inspired by keynote speaker Simon Sinek, optimist and author of Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action.

Awards Luncheon
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm | West Hall B

Recognize the achievements of your peers for their dedication to the future of risk management. Join us in honoring deserving individuals, organizations and chapters for their stellar efforts to drive success. Help us congratulate the recipient of the 2013 Harry and Dorothy Goodell Award, the Society’s highest honor for outstanding lifetime achievement in the industry. Inductees into the Risk Management Hall of Fame will also be announced. 

RE-VIBE! Energy Break
2:45 pm - 3:30 pm | Exhibit Hall

Re-energize after a long morning of keynote and sessions. Take a breather in the Exhibit Hall and fuel up with energy-spiked drinks and cocktails. A stop here and you’ll be pumped up for the rest of the day.

Tuesday, April 23

Good Vibrations Industry Networking Luncheon
11:45 am – 2:00 pm | Exhibit Hall        

Take a break from the excitement of the conference and relax over lunch in the Exhibit Hall. Even though you’re inside, you’ll feel good California vibes that are sure to leave you in great spirits for the rest of the day. Take advantage of this exclusive time in the hall to see the exhibitors on your list.

VINE VIBE Reception
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm | Exhibit Hall

Transport yourself to wine country, even if only for a short while. Savor California wines and cheeses while you mingle with exhibitors and your peers.


Wednesday, April 24 

ELEVATE Luncheon
12:00 noon – 2:00 pm | Exhibit Hall   

Join us for lunch in the Exhibit Hall and discover Denver, the gateway to the west and the host city for RIMS '14. Meet the city’s mascot, savor culinary creations and picture yourself in the Rockies.  

Conference Finale
2:15 pm - 3:45 pm | West Hall B

You’ve been immersed in the conference for three days, now relax and share some laughs with fellow attendees. Comedian Howie Mandel’s career has encompassed virtually all aspects of the entertainment spectrum, including both cable and network television, film and stage. Currently the host and executive producer of the Fox series “MOBBED” and host of NBC’s new show “Take it All,” Howie will thoroughly entertain you.




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