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Steps to Successful Risk Taking: Developing Effective Risk Appetite and Tolerance Statements

The RIMS Executive Report explores characteristics of a well-defined risk appetite statement and connecting such statements to strategy. It features real-world examples of various organizations' statements and the processes they used to implement them.

Author: Frank Fiorille, Robert Gould, Linda Conrad, Grace Crickette, Carol Fox
Date: April 5, 2016


    RIMS Executive Report: the Risks and Opportunities of Doing Business in the Middle East

    The newly released RIMS report explores the importance for risk professionals to administer appropriate measures of due diligence prior to embarking on business ventures in the region including assessing financial exposures, corruption, and compliance issues, cultural differences, and strategic partnerships.
    Author: Russ Banham
    Date: February 22, 2016


    Risk Taker vs. Risk Manager

    The report explores goals, responsibilities and the value of collaboration between those charged with pursuing new opportunities and risk professionals. Best practices from leading organizations offer strategies for risk pros to develop relationships with both strategic and operational stakeholders.
    Author: Jessica Wasserman
    Date: June 6. 2016

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    Ends:  Apr 30, 2018 12:34 PM (CT)
    Community:   Greater Kansas City
    When:  Apr 19, 2018
    When:  Apr 24, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (CT)
    Where:   Winnipeg, MB, CA
    Community:   Manitoba
    When:  Apr 25, 2018 from 11:45 AM to 2:00 PM (ET)
    Where:   Al's Steakhouse, 327 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON, CA
    Community:   Canadian Capital

    May 2018

    When:  May 2, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM (ET)
    Where:   Roof Top of AIG Office, 2020 K Street, NW,, Washington, DC, 20006, US
    Community:   Potomac
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    When:  May 8, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CT)
    Community:   Greater Kansas City
    When:  May 9, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM (MT)
    Where:   Merrick and Company, 5970 Greenwood Plaza Blvd., Greenwood Village, CO, 80111, US
    Community:   Rocky Mountain
    Starts:  May 10, 2018 8:30 AM (ET)
    Ends:  May 11, 2018 4:30 PM (ET)
    Where:   Ottawa-Carleton District School Board, Confederation Education Centre, 1645 Woodroffe Ave, Room 121, Ottawa, ON, CA
    Community:   Canadian Capital
    When:  May 10, 2018 from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM (ET)
    Where:   Club Saint-James, 1145 Avenue Union
    Community:   Quebec
    When:  May 15, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM (ET)
    Where:   Thomas Edison National Historical Park, 211 Main Street, West Orange, NJ, 07052, US
    Community:   New Jersey
    When:  May 16, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM (ET)
    Where:   Sheraton Suites Ft. Lauderdale Cypress Creek, 555 NW 62nd Street, Cypress Creek Road west of I-95, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33309, US
    Community:   Broward County
    When:  May 18, 2018 from 6:00 AM to 2:00 PM (PT)
    Where:   Palm Valley Golf Club of Summerlin, 9201 Del Webb Blvd, Las Vegas, NV, 89134, US
    Community:   Nevada
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    When:  May 18, 2018 from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM (ET)
    Where:   Grand Cypress Golf Club, One North Jacaranda, Orlando, FL, 32836, US
    Community:   Central Florida
    When:  May 18, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CT)
    Where:   LCRA Red Bud Center, 3601 Lake Austin Blvd, Austin, TX 78703, Austin, TX, 78703, US
    Community:   Central Texas
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    When:  May 19, 2018 from 7:30 AM to 2:00 PM (ET)
    Where:   Eastpointe Country Club, 13535 Eastpointe Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens, FL, 33418, US
    Community:   Broward County
    When:  May 22, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM (ET)
    Where:   Russell's Steak Chops & More, 6675 Transit Road, Williamsville, NY, 14221, US
    Community:   Upstate New York
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    When:  May 22, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM (ET)
    Where:   Raspberry Falls Golf & Hunt Club, 41601 Raspberry Drive, Leesburg, VA, 20178, US
    Community:   Potomac
    When:  May 24, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM (ET)
    Where:   Club Saint-James, 1145 Avenue Union
    Community:   Quebec

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