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Workshop Overview

Cyber Risk and Data Security Management


  • 2 days
  • 9:00am - 4:30pm

Additional Info

A RIMS Fellow Workshop

More than ever, it's critical that you protect your organization from cyber risks, financial loss, regulatory penalties and reputational damage from data loss. This workshop will enable you to understand the trends, threats and regulations and acquire the tools necessary to protect your organizations’ most valuable information assets.  Communication between risk management, IT and other stakeholders is an essential part of implementing a plan to prevent and respond to data breaches.

The workshop will provide a global perspective and includes relevant material covering US, Canadian and International perspectives.

"I hadn’t realized the extent of the possibility of data breach.  The information provided concerning the hard drives on multipurpose fax machines was eye opening!"
Valerie Barber, Manager, Agency Claims & Loss Prevention, Province of Manitoba
Attendee, 2012

Session Listing

There are currently no sessions available. Contact us to request a session.

How You Will Benefit

By attending this workshop, risk professionals will:

  • Recognize threats to protect against fraud, theft and negligence
  • Understand the severity of identity theft and data breaches to properly safeguard the organization
  • Minimize reputational damage by properly assessing and responding to a data breach
  • Evaluate coverage and limitations of cyber risk and privacy insurance products to protect against financial loss
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations to reduce the consequences of a data breach

Who Should Attend

Risk professionals, IT and data managers, financial managers and others who provide data and information security for their organizations.

What You Will Cover

  • Identity theft, fraud and data breaches – challenges, costs & trends
  • Examples and discussion of leading cases involving information compromise, loss, litigation and settlements
  • Privacy protection, current regulations and data breach notification requirements
  • Data risk vulnerability and assessing cyber and data breach risks
  • Practical prevention and mitigation strategies
  • Developing security, compliance and incident response plans
  • Managing data breach and cyber liability insurance

Workshop Tools

  • Case studies
  • Interactive exercises
  • Group projects
  • Video clips
  • Sample worksheets and templates

Additional Notes

We suggest that you register on-line for quick registration. If you are mailing us a check or doing a bank transfer, you need to fax us a copy of the registration form in order to hold your seat in the program. Registration is not guaranteed until we receive payment.  If you wish to participate in a RIMS course, the registration fee needs to be received by RIMS before the first day of the course.
If you register by mailing a check or doing a bank transfer, you will be accepted as long as the program is not sold out when we receive your payment.
International Attendee Information/Travel Visas- APPLY EARLY! Visa applicants are advised to apply to the consultate as soon as they decide to attend a program. We suggest at least four months in advance to allow enough time for the visa approval process to take place.
Since registrations will be limited, we suggest registering as soon as possible.
If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact through our online contact form.

Cancellations and Refunds

RIMS reserves the right to cancel a course if conditions warrant. In the event of such a cancellation, registration fees will be refunded. RIMS is not responsible for any travel or lodging expenses that an attendee may incur due to such a cancellation. Before purchasing your airline ticket, please confirm with RIMS ( that there are enough registrations to conduct the program.
All requests for refunds or changes must be submitted in writing. Registrants who cancel 15 business days or less prior to the start of the workshop can send a replacement from their company or receive credit to attend another workshop with the same duration and cost within a year of the cancelled registration. Please note if the member rate was paid for the original registration and you elect to send a replacement or transfer the credit to another employee of your organization who is not a member, an additional fee will be charged to offset the difference between the member and nonmember rate. No refunds will be issued for cancellations less than 15 days from the start of the workshop.
Registrants who cancel 21 business days or less prior to the start of the workshop will be subject to a $150 service charge. Refunds for credit cards will be processed within 30 days. All other forms of payment will be issued 60 days following the course. Transfer to another course can be made within the calendar year. Individuals may be substituted prior to the course.
In the event that a presenter is unable to perform due to an unforeseen circumstance, RIMS shall find a substitute with equal expertise.



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