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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.

The Risk Institute 2015 Annual Conference
DISRUPTION: Implications for Risk Management

This year's invitation-only conference took place on October 7-8, and focused on "DISRUPTION" and it's implications for risk management.  Attendees gained a greater understanding of how your organization can approach the many sides of DISRUPTION, and leverage it to create value. More...

Founding member’s Chief Risk Officer honored by American Banker

Helga HoustonCongratulations to Huntington’s Senior EVP and Chief Risk Officer Helga Houston, who has been selected again this year 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 a member of The Risk Institute's advisory board.


The Risk Series

The Risk Series kicked off on Wednesday, August 12 with The Breadth of a Cyber Threat. The session focused on approaches to understand an organization's vulnerabilites to the changing landscape of cyber threats and how to effectively manage a threat when it becomes a cyber event. For more details on the upcoming session on Weather Disruption on November 12, as well as the full schedule for the 2015-2016 academic year, click here.

The Conversation Continues: Results of the
2014 Annual Survey on Integrated Risk Management

The first annual survey by The Risk Institute was created to better understand how senior executives from both financial and non-financial industries view risk management’s role in their organization; how, if at all, they integrate risk management into business decisions; and how they structure their risk management function to support its role in the firm. More...

View the survey results here.

The Risk Institute Blog: Getting the Conversation Started

The Risk Institute Blog is 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.

The Risk Institute Graduate Assistant Leads Case Competition Team

Congratulations go out to The Risk Institute's Graduate Assistant, Umair Sheriff, for leading the winning team of the first round Deloitte Supply Chain Challenge & Case Competition, which took place at Fisher College of Business in February. Other team members include Fisher students Mona Balasubramanian, Vlad Manko and Michael Dean.

The Risk Institute In the News 



Denita Strietelmeier
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Phone: 614.688.8289
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