The Risk Institute
2021 Annual Conference

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You're invited to attend The Risk Institute's Eighth Annual Conference.

This year's conference on Weather and Climate Change Risk will explore the impact weather and climate change has on business, including on supply chains, fleets, financial markets and more. We will also explore ways businesses can adopt more sustainable practices and build resiliency. 

This year's conference will be hosted virtually.  We are adding more speakers to our lineup every week so check back often for the latest updates! 

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  • Speakers

    Jon Davis & David Shillingford, Everstream Analytics

    Carter Brandon, World Resources Institute

    Carsten LuetzenkirchenDHL

    Sandra Nessing & Lisa Groff, AEP

    George Gonczar, Huntington National Bank

    Jim Nerger, Roanoke Insurance

    Joseph Fiksel, Ohio State University

    *Speakers are subject to change.  Additional speakers are being added so check back often!

  • Sponsors

    If your company is interested in being a sponsor of the 2021 Annual Conference, please reach out to Whitney Honold



  • Agenda

    Conference will be held 9:00am - 3:30pm ET.  Agenda is still being finalized and is subject to change.


    9:00 – 9:15am              Introduction (Phil Renaud & Isil Erel)

    9:15 – 10:00am            Meteorological Impact (Jon Davis & David Shillingford, Everstream Analytics)

    10:15 – 11:00am           Keynote Address (Carsten Luetzenkirchen DHL)

    11:15 – 12:00pm           Fireside Chat with Business Leaders


    12:15 – 1:15pm              Lunch & Learn – 3 Pillars of The Risk Institute (breakout sessions)


    1:30 – 2:15pm               Keynote Address: (Carter Brandon, World Resources Institute)

    2:30 – 3:15pm              Fireside Chat (Strategy to mitigate this in my business)

    3:15 – 3:30pm              Closing