Event features nearly 20 educational sessions and more than 80 exhibitors
The 33rd Annual Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) Canada Conference will take place on September 21-24 in Toronto, Ontario.
More than 1,500 risk professionals and industry partners are expected to attend. The conference is hosted by RIMS Ontario Chapter.
Nancy L. Chambers, CRM, RIMS Canada Conference co-chair and director of risk management at Ontario College of Art & Design , said: ‘RIMS Canada Conference is one of the largest annual conferences for risk practitioners in the world that gathers risk executives from every province and territory of Canada.;’
‘The Exchange: Where Great Ideas Come Together’ is the theme for this year’s conference. ‘
Featured speakers at RIMS Canada Conference include:
Stephen Lewis, co-director for AIDS Free World and former Canadian Ambassador to the United Nations;
Robert Kennedy, Jr., Environmental Activist and Attorney, speaking on â€˜Our Environmental Destinyâ€™;
Joanna Makomaski, risk manager at Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc. and co-author of â€˜Enterprise Risk Management for Dummiesâ€™, speaking on â€˜Finallyâ€”ERM Made Easy: ERM for Dummies Has Evolved!â€™;
Gert Cruywagen, author and group risk manager at Sappi Limited, speaking on â€˜Jungle Risk Managementâ€”Risk Lessons from the African Bushâ€™;
and Dr. Ann Cavoukian, commissioner of Ontarioâ€™s Office of Information and Privacy, speaking on â€˜Minimize Riskâ€”Maximize Protection and Gain, A Competitive Advantage: Privacy is Good for Businessâ€™.