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Learning Labs

Attend a RIMS Learning Lab at your local chapter. Our three-hour complimentary program includes networking and refreshments, a RIMS Newsflash with all of the latest updates, and a two-hour interactive and educational presentation. Don’t see one in your area? Let us know.

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Learning Labs are educational events designed to advance your career and connect you with your local community of risk professionals! Our three-hour complimentary program includes networking and refreshments, a RIMS Newsflash with all of the latest updates, and a two-hour interactive and educational presentation on one of two topics. Have your own speaker and want to create your own Learning Lab presentation? Choice C will allow you the structure of a RIMS Learning Lab, while creating your own unique program for your chapter.

Please see below to learn a little more about each topic. 


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Program Schedule

8:30-9:00 AM
Networking and Refreshments
9:00-9:15 AM
RIMS Newsflash
9:15-11:15 AM

Choice A:

Technology and Innovation & The Future State of RIMSTech

Choice B:

RIMS-CRMP Overview
with Carol Fox/Joe Milan

Choice C:

Create your own presentation!

11:15-11:45 AM
Q and A 


More about Choice A


Technology is changing all aspects of our daily lives, including the dynamics of our own industry, at unprecedented speed and with multiple implications. Explore how this significant transformation affects the risk management landscape, why you should care and how embracing it can lead to a competitive advantage. In this session, we will provide a detailed overview of the InsurTech ecosystem and provide insights on the key current and future trends associated with leading innovative developments. As with any innovation, there are unique challenges and opportunities that will be discussed along with practical guidance on how to best to adopt solutions that could elevate a risk manager’s role into a strategic partner within their organizations.

Learning Objectives/Takeaways

Attendees will learn about the ever evolving state of InsurTech ecosystem; associated key trends, hurdles and opportunities presented by the significant transformation by InsurTech to the Risk Management landscape. Key take-aways will include useful guidance and practical advice to successfully navigate emerging trends and technologies dramatically shifting the risk management landscape; how to adapt and grow in this new environment and how RIMS can be your digital champion for success.

More about Choice B


Are you thinking about earning your RIMS-CRMP? This is an opportunity to learn the ins-and-outs of the RIMS-Certified Risk Management Professional (RIMS-CRMP) certification with the support of your peers and a professional facilitator.

Learning Objectives/Takeaways

  • Background of the RIMS-CRMP Certification Program
  • Benefits of earning your certification (Here's one: you'd be a holder of the only accredited risk management certification in the world) 
  • The content of the five exam domains 
  • Strategies for taking the exam and how to navigate a testing center     

More about Choice C


Want to create a two-hour presentation with chapter appointed speakers? Email us and we’ll take care of the logistics while you plan the program. 


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Carol Fox

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Joe Milan

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Audrey Rampinelli


*Chapters who participated in last year’s program are not eligible to apply for a Learning Lab in 2019.
**Learning Labs are free for RIMS members and $50 USD for RIMS non-members.