RIMS Annonces its First-Ever Forum in Latin America

August 20, 2015

NEW YORK (August 20, 2015) — In its effort to deliver resources and support to the world’s risk management community, RIMS, the risk management society™, announced and opened registration for RIMS Risk Forum 2015 Latin America. Scheduled for November 9th and 10th in Lima, Peru, the Society’s first-ever conference in Latin America will feature the region’s most renowned risk management leaders who will share best-practices and thought-leading industry perspective.

Educational sessions at RIMS Risk Forum 2015 Latin America will explore current and emerging risks facing organizations in Latin America; captives; the Latin American insurance market; reputation risk; climate change; enterprise risk management; among others.

“Whether it’s expanding into new geographic markets or adding a new international partner into a supply chain, risk professionals are challenged to prepare their organizations for these valuable global opportunities,” said RIMS President Rick Roberts. “The push for organizations to become more global has prompted RIMS to expand its breadth of resources and membership benefits. We look forward to hosting RIMS Risk Forum Latin America and delivering this burgeoning risk management community an insightful program.”

To register or for more information about RIMS Risk Forum 2015 Latin America, visit https://www.rims.org/RiskForum/Latin15/.  For risk management resources developed to support organizations’ global expansion, practitioners can visit RIMS International Center for Risk Management (https://www.rims.org/resources/InternationalCenter/) online.

For more information, contact:

Josh Salter, Director of Communications, (212) 655-6059 or JSalter@rims.org

About RIMS

As the preeminent organization dedicated to promoting the profession of risk management, RIMS, the risk management society®, is a global not-for-profit organization representing more than 3,500 industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable and government entities throughout the world. Founded in 1950, RIMS is committed to advancing risk management capabilities for organizational success, bringing networking, professional development and education opportunities to its membership of more than 10,000 risk management professionals who are located in more than 60 countries. For more information on RIMS, visit www.RIMS.org

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