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RIMS Risk Forum China 2017

RIMS, the risk management society, personally  personally invites you to attend the RIMS Risk Forum China on November 22, 2017 in Beijing. Specific location information is forthcoming.

Join your peers from the region at this exclusive event focused on current risk management and insurance practices. 

Sessions on this day will focus on:

  • Risk Professional Development: How risk management has evolved as a profession, and how the RIMS-Certified Risk Management Professional certification can support your career development
  • Cyber Risk
  • Risk Governance: Important factors to consider when establishing your organization’s approach to risk management
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Integrating Risk Management in the Corporate Structure 
  • Best Practices in Risk Management: Exchange of ideas and practices covering topics such as political factors, investment, termination, crisis management and more

Who Should Attend
This event will provide risk professionals with practical solutions to help advance their organization’s risk management strategies. Risk managers and all levels of executive management including Directors, CEO’s, CFO’s and CRO’s will benefit from attending. 

Schedule At-A-Glance

7:00am - 5:00pm

Registration Desk Hours

7:00am - 8:00am

Welcome Breakfast

8:00am - 8:15am

Introduction of RIMS

Welcome remark by RIMS

Speaker: Carol Fox, Vice President, Strategic Initiative, RIMS 

8:15am - 8:45am

Importance of risk management programs

A speech on how important it is for organizations and businesses to have a risk management program in this era of globalization.

Speaker: Mr. Yao, President of Insurance Society of China

8:45am - 9:15am



Speaker: A representative from China State Administration of Work Safety (Tentative)

9:15am - 9:45 am

Risk prevention will unlease the function of insurance

Risk prevention will unlease the function of insurance.  The institutional responsibility of the insurance industry is to "to their own sound to protect the stability of the entire economy and society." How to achieve this goal? It is necessary to effectively prevent and resolve all kinds of risks.

Speaker: Ms. Sun, Dean of School of Economics, Peking University

9:45am - 10:45am

Benefits of Implementing ERM in Multinational Companies

This session will cover how ERM can help multinational companies that are looking to expand their businesses into foreign countries.

Speaker: Ping Wang, Director of Enterprise Risk Management, Microsoft

10:45am - 11:00am 

Coffee & Tea/Networking Break

11:00am - 11:45am

Top Risks Faced by Multinational Companies

In this roundtable session, participants will be able to openly discuss key risks that are facing Chinese MNCs today, including, but not limited to, reputational risk, legal and regulatory issues, and corporate social responsibility.

Speakers: RIMS, Microsoft, WTW, PwC, and PICC each recommends a risk manager join the panel. (PwC will act as the moderator)

11:45am - 12:45pm

Cyber Risk: the Ever-Growing Threat

The China Cyber Security Law has been in effect since June 1st, 2017. With all the recent cyber attacks, how can corporate risk management best control this increasingly perilous risk exposure?

Speakers: PwC China Risk Assurance Partner Samual Sinn and a guest risk or information security manager speaker

12:45pm - 1:45pm 


1:45pm - 2:45pm

Captive Insurance:  Is It Right for Your Company?

As more Chinese companies are exploring captive insurance, this session will help risk managers understand the pros and cons of this risk management solution.

Speakers: WTW China Managing Director, Risk Management Consulting, Kurt Cai, and a guest risk manager speaker

2:45pm - 3:30pm

How Can Risk Management Support China's OBOR Initiative?

Discussion will revolve around how various aspects of risk management (ERM, SRM, etc.) need to be considered when executing China's OBOR strategy, and how risk managers can play a key role in helping their company contribute to this important initiative.

Speakers: RIMS, Microsoft, WTW, PwC, and PICC each recommends a risk manager join the panel.  (WTW will act as the moderator)

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Coffee & Tea/Networking Break

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Successfully Implementing a Global Insurance Program: a Case Study of a Chinese MNC

PICC, the leading Chinese insurance company, will present a case study on how it helped a local MNC insure its risks when expanding overseas.

Speakers: PICC International Business Department, Deputy General Manager, Xu Kefeng, and a guest risk manager speaker

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Networking Reception