The Risk Institute

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The Risk Institute at The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business is a consortium of forward-thinking companies and academics that understand effective risk management strategies not only protect firms, but position firms to create growth and value.

We help members consider risk from all perspectives: legal, operational, strategic, reputational, talent, financial, and so many more.

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Upcoming Events

April 27, 2021: The Short & Long Term Impacts of the Pandemic on the Labor Market 

May 18, 2021: Exploring the Change in Business and Consumer Behavior

June 16, 2021: The Effects of the Wave of Bankruptcies and Consolidations

September 23, 2021: Annual Conference: Weather & Climate Risk and Business Resilience 

Details and Registration 

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

The Risk Institute partners with dozens of companies, organizations and government entities focused on predicting and curbing distracted driving behaviors. 

Learn more 

COVID-19 Survey Highlights virus icon

The Risk Institute conducted a survey in June 2020 to better understand the impacts of COVID-19 on businesses.   

COVID-19 Survey

If you would like to learn more about pandemic planning and business continuity, The Risk Institute is here to help.  Reach out to for information, resources or to set up a meeting. 


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    Phil Renaud
    Executive Director, The Risk Institute 

    256 Mason Hall | 250 W. Woodruff Avenue | Columbus OH, 43210