The Risk Institute
The CONVERSATION ABOUT RISK starts here.
The Risk Institute is where thought leaders, seasoned professionals, and students of risk come together. We’re constantly engaged in an open, collaborative dialog about risk: its complexity, its relevance across all industries, and its potential as a tool for competitiveness and growth.
Social Media and Risk Management - Balancing Risk to Create Value - February 12
Registration is now open for the Risk Institute's next executive education session. Assistant Professor Lanier Holt of the Ohio State University School of Communication will discuss relevant communication theories explaining how the media can influence customer perceptions and how the application of these theories has changed in today's digital world; and Bill Deakin, Executive Director, North America Consumer Practice of EY will discuss the keys to developing a strong, structured and enterprise-wide social media strategy. More information and registration...
The Risk Institute Open House took place on November 19
The Risk Institute Open House brought together students and faculty from diverse department across Ohio State interested in risk-related research. The open house was designed to introduce The Risk Institute to the Ohio State community, and provide details about available funding for research on topics related to the identification, measurement and management of the ever-changing and often interconnected risks impacting organizations. We also announced the call for papers for The Risk Institute’s first academic conference taking place April 24, 2015 and a Request for Proposal for research grants. Both of these opportunities are designed to advance our approaches to leveraging and managing organizational risk.
The Risk Institute Launch Event and Conference
Our first conference and launch event took place on October 22-23, 2014, bringing together academics, practitioner experts, institutions and companies interested in participating in the conversation about integrated risk management. For more information and speaker line-up, visit the conference webpage or read the press story.
Founding member’s Chief Risk Officer honored by American Banker
Congratulations to Huntington’s Senior EVP and Chief Risk Officer Helga Houston, who has been selected as one of the “25 Women to Watch” in American Banker magazine’s Most Powerful Women in Banking feature. Houston is one of the industry’s most high-profile risk management executives and is an active board member of the Risk Institute.
The Risk Institute Blog: Getting the Conversation Started
The Risk Institute Blog is now up and awating your contribution to the discussions on all things related to risk management - topical events, new academic research, and thoughtful commentary on integrated risk management issues from faculty and top practitioners. Book mark the web address today and visit often!
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