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TechRisk / RiskTech

RIMS Cyber Risk and RiskTech Virtual Event

January 26-27, 2022

RIMS Risktech Forum is back as TechRisk / RiskTech, a virtual event dedicated to some of the biggest challenges and opportunities for modern risk professionals.

Learn about the top cyber threats and emerging risks. Hear how risk professionals are using risk management technology in practice, including specific results, best practices, and guidance for implementation.

Join us to learn about the latest tools, techniques, and solutions you need to stay ahead and manage risk more effectively.




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Schedule

Wednesday, January 26

9:00 am – 6:00 pmVirtual Exhibit Hall
11:00 am – 11:15 amOpening Remarks
11:15 am – 12:15 pmKeynote Session
12:30 pm – 1:30 pmCyberrisk Analytics: What Data Do You Need To Protect Your Organization?

Speaker:
Scott Stransky, Managing Director, Head of the Cyber Risk Analytics Center, Marsh McLennan

As recent cyberattacks demonstrate the increasing stakes of cyber threats, they also highlight every enterprise’s need for a holistic view of potential cyber vulnerabilities and resulting exposures. If built on the right data, cyberrisk analytics can play a critical role in monitoring and managing cyber threats to your organization and building resilience. During this session, a globally recognized expert on cyber insurance risk and catastrophe modeling will review the five key categories of data necessary to inform a comprehensive view of cyberrisk and resilience. Learn the key questions to ask cyberrisk data vendors and what red flags to be aware of when reviewing each type of data.
1:30 pm – 2:30 pmReady for Ransomware

Speakers:
Andrea DeField, Partner, Insurance Coverage Practice, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
Lisa Sotto, Global Chair, Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

Ransomware attacks have quickly come to dominate the cyberrisk landscape, with countless experts cautioning that the question is when—not if—your organization will be hit. This session will provide an overview of today's cyber threat landscape and what to expect when facing a ransomware attack or cyber extortion incident. Learn how to craft a robust ransomware incident response plan and how to structure your insurance program so that your company is best prepared to effectively and efficiently respond to a cyberattack.
2:30 pm – 3:30 pmGeneral Session
3:30 pm – 4:30 pmGeneral Session
4:30 pm – 5:30 pmHow to Strengthen Your Cyber Insurance Recovery Strategy

Speaker:
Peter Halprin, Partner, Pasich LLP

During the typical cyber insurance claims process, risk professionals can encounter a number of pitfalls. In addition to addressing where things can go wrong, this session will also examine strategies to maximize insurance claim recoveries including exploring alternative sources of coverage and working with claims preparation professionals to manage business income loss claims. Lastly, the session will offer proactive measures that risk management professionals can undertake before claims arise to best position their companies for future cyber claim recoveries.
5:30 pm – 5:45 pmClosing Remarks

 

Thursday, January 27

9:00 am – 6:00 pmVirtual Exhibit Hall
11:00 am – 11:15 amOpening Remarks
11:15 am – 12:15 pmKeynote Session
12:30 pm – 1:30 pmEmerging Risk: AI Bias

Speakers:
Chantal Sathi, Founder and President, CornerstoneAI
Eric Barberio, Advisor, CornerstoneAI

Artificial Intelligence (AI) I is being developed at a breathtaking pace across nearly every industry and government sector. As decisions shift and rely on ML and AI, companies and governments are at risk of embedded bias in the technology.
1:30 pm – 2:30 pmConnected & Protected

Speakers:
Pamela Malone, Director of Education & Training, myCOI
Jeremiah Chambers, Vice President of Sales, myCOI

Consumers and businesses alike are purchasing a growing number of Internet of Things (IoT) and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) devices, as connected technology offers “smart” solutions to a wide range of challenges. While these innovations hold tremendous potential, the very attributes that make them attractive, like ease of use and connectivity, also introduce significant risks. This session will offer insight on the IIoT and IoT landscape and provide actionable strategies for collaborating with IT teams to mitigate these new risks without hindering innovation.
2:30 pm – 3:30 pmGeneral Session
3:30 pm – 4:30 pmTaking on Rising Temps: Tools and Techniques to Manage Extreme Weather Risks for Workers

Speaker:
Heidi Lehmann, Co-Founder and President, Kenzen

Climate change is causing temperatures to rise around the world, making outdoor work more dangerous—and even deadly. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has announced plans to roll out enforcement initiatives focused on heat-related hazards, and the Department of Labor is just one of many regulators increasing oversight of this global safety threat. From monitoring individual health measurements to proactively planning for perilous worksite conditions, learn how to leverage new technology and develop more advanced strategies to manage climate-related safety risks.
4:30 pm – 5:30 pmGeneral Session
5:30 pm – 6:15 pmGeneral Session
6:15 pm – 6:20 pmClosing Remarks

 

Speakers

Eric Barberio

Eric Barberio, Advisor, CornerstoneAI
Eric Barberio is advisor and acting COO of CornerstoneAI focused on expanding the company’s professional services model integrating their core innovation, BiasFinderAI™. Eric has over 20 years of experience in executive management and dynamic growth with expertise in compliance, entrepreneurialism and finance and has held senior executive positions in Operations and Finance at Paradigm, Kemper Insurance and most recently as President of Computershare’s legal claims administration division.

 

Jeremiah Chambers

Jeremiah Chambers, Vice President of Sales, myCOI
Jeremiah Chambers is an experienced people leader and executive with 10+ years in diversified leadership roles focused on driving and implementing growth through technology solutions including SaaS, information technology, insurance compliance, IoT, wireless communications, and unified communications. Jeremiah has a proven track record of growing organizations through new product development, marketing, branding, and partnerships.

 

Andrea DeField

Andrea DeField, Partner, Insurance Coverage Practice, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
Andrea DeField helps clients manage risk and maximize insurance recoveries. She advises public and private companies on all types of insurance policies and coverage issues, with a particular emphasis on cyber insurance. She has counseled numerous clients on large cyber-related insurance claims, data breaches, cyber extortion, and vendor cyber incidents and has served as lead coverage counsel on over 15 multi-million dollar ransomware-related insurance claims.

 

Peter Halprin

Peter Halprin, Partner, Pasich LLP
Peter A. Halprin is a partner in Pasich LLP’s New York office. Peter represents commercial policyholders in complex insurance coverage matters with a focus on recovery strategies in relation to cyber breaches and cyber crime, COVID-19 and natural disasters, professional services, regulatory investigations, and technology disputes. He has arbitrated, litigated, and mediated claims involving a broad range of insurance policies and recovered hundreds of millions of dollars in insurance proceeds for policyholders.

 

Heidi Lehmann

Heidi Lehmann, Co-Founder and President, Kenzen
Heidi E. Lehmann is a mobile technology entrepreneur in the connected devices/wearable products, mobile platforms, and distributed media arena who founded Kenzen, the smart personal protective equipment (PPE) innovator focused on physiological monitoring and the prevention of heat injury and death among workers. Its system uses a sensor on a worker’s upper arm that detects heart rate, exertion, sweat rate and other indicators that signal the worker and supervisor when there is heat danger to the body.

 

Pamela Malone

Pamela Malone, Director of Education & Training, myCOI
Dr. Pamela Malone is a business professional, speaker, author, and educator. Her career spans two decades, and has been focused on leadership, strategy, innovation, education & training, and engagement. Dr. Malone’s passion for leveraging technology has been present in her work in both public and private sectors, including tech companies that serve multiple markets, and as a faculty member teaching technology, innovation, and other courses for undergraduate and graduate students.

 

Chantal Sathi

Chantal Sathi, Founder and President , CornerstoneAI
Chantal Sathi, CornerstoneAI founding Chief Executive Officer, is an innovator and pioneer in the field of artificial intelligence (AI), global development and technology. Her invention BiasFinderAI™ synergizes AI coding techniques to establish causal inference—six complex cause and effect AI algorithm codes—to detect inherent bias. She has spent several years assisting efforts by the Commonwealth Games Federation and the UN with large-scale projects, partnerships and negotiations for policy development.

 

Lisa Sotto

Lisa Sotto, Global Chair, Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
Lisa Sotto, named among the National Law Journal’s “100 Most Influential Lawyers,” chairs Hunton’s top-ranked Global Privacy and Cybersecurity practice and is the managing partner of the firm’s New York office. She also serves on the firm’s Executive Committee. Chambers and Partners honored Lisa as the sole recipient of the 2021 Outstanding Contribution to the Legal Profession award. She has received widespread recognition for her work in the areas of cybersecurity and privacy.

 

Scott Stransky

Scott Stransky, Managing Director, Head of the Cyber Risk Analytics Center, Marsh McLennan
Scott Stransky is Managing Director and Head of the Cyber Risk Analytics Center at Marsh McLennan. The Center provides cyber modeling, thought leadership, and cyber analytics guidance across the Marsh McLennan enterprise. Previously, he led the Cyber Modeling group at extreme event modeling firm AIR Worldwide (part of Verisk Analytics). Under his guidance, the team provided the insurance industry with a robust suite of models to manage their cyber insurance portfolios.

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Do you have technology tools or services that can help risk professionals? Get exposure to the right audience at TechRisk / RiskTech. This dynamic new event will focus on cyber risk and the emerging field of risktech. On January 26 and 27, risk practitioners who are interested in innovative tools for modern risk management will gather for two days of education and insight with leading experts and service providers.

Risk professionals will attend this conference to learn about the latest tools, techniques, and solutions that will help them manage risk more effectively. Through education and networking opportunities, they’ll gain knowledge that will help them better manage risk for their organizations and a better understanding of the resources available to do so.

There are a number of event sponsorship and promotional opportunities available to showcase your brand and demonstrate the products and services that will shape the future of risk management. 

 

For more details, please contact Matt Whyte, Senior Exhibitions and Sponsorship Manager at 212-655-6052 or mwhyte@RIMS.org.