RIMS '17: Risk Revolution!
Source: Asia Insurance Review | Mar 2017
The 2017 annual conference and exhibition of the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) heads for the East Coast of the USA and will take place in Philadelphia from 23-26 April 2017.
The three keynote speakers for the event are Mr Michael J. Fox, Award-winning Actor/Parkinson’s Disease Advocate, Ms Allison Massari, international speaker, executive coach and visual artist, and Mr Derreck Kayongo, a business visionary, Global Soap Project Founder and CEO of the Center for Civil and Human Rights.
This year, RIMS will be introducing an executive leadership track for senior professionals tasked with driving strategy throughout their organisations, with the sessions delivered by world-leading business thinkers and strategists. There will also be a new Technology and Risk Educational Category, which will focus on technological innovations.
The Risk Manager of the Year Award and Honour Roll, will be presented at a ticketed morning breakfast session, where there will be a panel discussion led by industry superstars. A new “Wellness ZENter” will offer attendees education sessions, tips and amenities to make their RIMS 2017 experience a healthy and productive one.
The RIMS Annual Conference & Exhibition was launched in 1963 and is one of the largest risk management events with 10,000 risk and insurance professionals expected to attend. RIMS ’17 will feature some 400 speakers, 400 exhibitors and 160 educational sessions. Registration is now open at www.rims.org