November 1-2, 2017 | The Ohio State University 

For past five years, the Risk Institute has been continuing the conversation on risk.
You lead where we go next.

The 2017 Risk Institute Summit is an exclusive, attendee-led event where we want your opinions on the most pressing topics in risk. Top academics will facilitate the discussions, drawing in the rich expertise of our cross-industry attendees to create dynamic conversations that will explore the leading edge of risk practices.  

What to expect:

  • Roundtable discussions  on hot risk topics with your peers facilitated by distinguished academics
  • Networking opportunities with other C-suite executives from Fortune 1000 companies
  • A dinner keynote by René M. Stulz



Rene M. StulzRené M. Stulz- Keynote Speaker
Everett D. Reese Chair of Banking and Monetary Economics
Director, Dice Center for Research in Financial Economics

René M. Stulz has been at The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business since 1996. He has also taught at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of Chicago, and the University of Rochester. He received his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He was awarded a Marvin Bower Fellowship from the Harvard Business School, a Doctorat Honoris Causa from the University of Neuchâtel, and the Risk Manager of the Year award from the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP). In 2004, the magazine Treasury and Risk Management named him one of the 100 most influential people in finance. Reuters includes him in its list of the world’s most influential scientific minds. More...

Travel & Lodging

Hotel - We have reserved a block of rooms at The Blackwell Inn, just steps away from where the event will take place.  Call them at 866-247-4003 and mention the Risk Institute Summit to get the event rate of $159/night + tax.

Airport - John Glenn International Airport (CMH) is the closest airport to The Ohio State University campus.  

Transport from the airport to campus – By taxi/car, the drive from the airport is just under 10 miles and should take 15-20 minutes under normal traffic conditions.  If you will be a guest at The Blackwell Inn, complimentary, pre-arranged transportation is also available. Contact the Blackwell Concierge or Guest Services Representative by calling (614) 247-4050 or (866) 247-4003 to schedule your airport transportation (24 hours prior notification is required).  You may also schedule your airport transportation using the e-Concierge on this website:  The Blackwell e-Concierge

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Phil Renaud
Executive Director, The Risk Institute 

Media inquiries please contact Sarah Cox

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