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Registration Open for RIMS 2017 Annual Conference & Exhibition 12/1/2016

 

***April 23 – 26 – Philadelphia***
 
NEW YORK (December 1, 2016) — RIMS, the risk management society™, has opened registration for RIMS 2017 Annual Conference & Exhibition, the world’s premier risk management and insurance industry event. Scheduled for April 23 – 26 in Philadelphia’s Pennsylvania Convention Center, the four-day event will feature more than 160 educational sessions, 400 exhibitors and is expected to draw more than 10,000 professionals. Visit www.RIMS.org/RIMS2017 to register.
 
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
 
Derreck Kayongo – RIMS General Session – Monday, April 24
Allison Massari – Awards Luncheon – Monday, April 24
Michael J. Fox – RIMS Conference Finale – Wednesday, April 26
 
WHAT’S NEW AT RIMS 2017
 
To continue to provide attendees with a superior experience, RIMS conducts a
comprehensive analysis of previous conferences and has announced these additions to the 2017 program:
 
•    EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TRACK – The Executive Leadership Track is designed for senior professionals tasked with driving strategy throughout their organizations. These high-impact education sessions will be delivered by world-leading business thinkers and strategists.
 
•    NEW EDUCATION CATEGORY – The new “Technology and Risk” session category will focus on technological innovations – such as 3D Technology, Driverless Cars, Space Technology, Wearable Technology, the Internet of Things and others – that keep business leaders up at night.
 
•    RIMS RISK MANAGER OF THE YEAR AWARDS BREAKFAST – The newest RIMS award and honor, The Risk Manager of the Year Award and Honor Roll, will be presented at this Tuesday morning breakfast. In addition to the awards, the breakfast will feature a lively panel discussion lead by industry superstars. Tickets are limited.
 
•    WELLNESS ZENter – Located centrally in the Marketplace Exhibit Hall, this designated area will offer attendees helpful tips, education sessions and other amenities to make their RIMS 2017 experience a healthy and productive one.
 
For questions about registration, contact RIMS_registration@goeshow.com or U.S. callers can call +1-866-538-3858, international callers +1-847-620-4473.
 
For questions about exhibiting or sponsorship opportunities at RIMS 2017, contact Matt Whyte at mwhyte@rims.org or (212) 655-6052.
 
Educational sessions are confirmed for RIMS 2017.  Confirmed speakers who have questions may contact speakers@RIMS.org.

About RIMS Annual Conference & Exhibition
Launched in 1963, RIMS Annual Conference & Exhibition attracts some 10,000 risk and insurance professionals at all experience levels, business executives with risk management interests, brokers, insurers and service providers for the ultimate educational and networking experience. The four-day event offers more than 160 educational sessions, keynote presentations, special events and an expansive Marketplace Exhibit Hall with approximately 400 exhibitors. Following Philadelphia, the event will be hosted in San Antonio in 2018. For more information, visit www.RIMS.org/RIMS2017.

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About RIMS

As the preeminent organization dedicated to educating, engaging and advocating for the global risk community, RIMS, the risk management society™, is a not-for-profit organization representing more than 3,500 corporate, industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable and government entities throughout the world. RIMS has a membership of approximately 11,000 risk practitioners who are located in more than 60 countries. For more information about the Society’s world-leading risk management content, networking, professional development and certification opportunities, visit www.RIMS.org.

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For more information, contact:

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

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