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RIMS, ​the risk management society, invites you to attend the RIMS Risk Forum Middle East on 11-12 December at the Hyatt Regency Creek Dubai Heights in Dubai, UAE. Join your peers from the region at this high-quality, high profile educational event focused on the latest risk management practices. Attend sessions let by experienced speakers from Emirates National Oil Company, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), ZE PowerGroup and more.

Educational sessions will include:

  • By Numbers: How to Quantify Your Cyber Risk and Take Strategic Action
  • Humanitarian Efforts During a Crisis
  • Aligning Your ERM Program to ISO 31000: An ENOC Case Study
  • More Assets to Insure:  Best Practices for Developing Appropriate Property Damage Values, Avoiding Gaps and being Over or Under-insured​
View the full agenda here.​

Registration Fees:
30 October - 5 December: $150 USD
6 December - 12 December: $225 USD

Register early to avoid the onsite fees!





​​Monday, 11 December

9:15 am-10:15 am 
  • Keynote Address: TBD
10:15 am-11:15 am 
  • General Session 2: Ties That Bind: Business Continuity Management, Resilience, and Geo-Political Risk
11:45 am-12:45 pm
  • General Session 3: Data-Centric Approaches to Critical Decision Making
1:45 pm-2:45 pm 
  • General Session 4: By Numbers: How to Quantify Your Cyber Risk and Take Strategic Action

Tuesday, 12 December

9:00 am-10:00 am

  • General Session 5: Humanitarian Aid During Crisis
10:00 am-11:00 am
  • General Session 6: Aligning Your ERM Program to ISO 31000: An ENOC Case Study
11:30am-12:30 pm
  • General Session 7: More Assets to Insure: Best Practices for Developing Appropriate Property Damage Values, Avoiding Gaps & Being Over or Under-insure
1:30 pm-2:30 pm
  • General Session 8: Project Risk Management: More Important than You Think​


RIMS Risk Forum 2017 Middle East has a number of opportunities​ to heighten your brand exposure, either through targeted or general sponsorships. Sponsoring an event or item at the forum increases brand recognition, builds loyalty and demonstrates your commitment to the MENA Risk Management Community. 

Have an idea for a unique sponsorship or advertising opportunity? 
Please contact Matt Whyte, Exhibitions and Sponsorship Manager at or +1 212-655-6052.

Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights​
Dubai Healthcare Area | Dubai, 122273, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 553 1234

 Travel Discounts


United is pleased to offer special discounts for the RIMS Risk Forum 2017 Middle East. The discount is available from 8 December through 15 December, 2017. You may book online at and enter offer code ZXPX327900.
If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at +1 (800) 468-7022, please give the following information: Agreement Code: 327900 / Z Code: ZXWG.
Outside of the United States, please call your local Continental Airlines Reservation Office.

Please note: There will be a US $25 service fee collected, per ticket, for all tickets issued through United Meetings Reservations. This fee is subject to change without notice.


Delta is pleased to offer discounts between 5% and 10% on roundtrip travel to RIMS Risk Forum 2017 Middle East to Dubai International Airport (DXB). Discounts are applicable for travel on and between 6 December through 17 December, 2017. To make your air reservations call +1 (800) 328-1111 and refer to account code NMPBJ - 
Please note: This offer is not valid with other discounts, certificates, coupons or promotional offers. Discount does not apply to fares that are less than US $125 base one-way or US $250 base roundtrip. Please adhere to other regulations as instructed when making reservations.
Car Rental

RIMS Risk Forum 2017 Middle East attendees can use the Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number W136136 (effective from 4 December, 2017 – 18 December, 2017) to receive the best Avis rate system-wide. Attendees may reserve a car through Avis Reservation Center at +1 (800) 331-1600 or visit Online Reservations.​


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Thank You to Our Strategic Partner:

General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs

The GDRFA's mission is to work efficiently and effectively to enhance the quality of life for UAE society through security, transit, rehabilitation, and residency services, and to secure the safety of lives and property.


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