If you’re in risk management, you know that knowledge and planning is the key to better risk mitigation. Which is why we’ve pulled together this list of risk management resources, to connect you to the latest important industry information– and fast! Interact with other risk management experts, learn more about topics like catastrophe modeling, ISO classifications, disaster recovery planning, and more. Our list of educational tools include conferences (both virtual and in person), websites, and social media accounts important to risk management professionals like you:
URMIA (University Risk Management and Insurance Association) Virtual Spring Conference: Dedicated to risk management in higher education, URMIA’s annual conference explores risks at college and university campuses across the country. Networking events are also scheduled. Conference: May 11, Learn more
PRIMA (Public Risk Management Association): Getting together to discuss challenges for the risk management industry is the focal point of PRIMA’s conference. Risk experts and leaders help drive the conversation. Virtual Conference: June 14-16, Learn more
RIMS Western Regional Conference: Come hear speakers share their experiences on challenges affecting their ecosystem, regulatory expansion and best practices to managing risk. Grand Summit, UT, August 30-September 1, Learn more
STRIMA (State Risk & Insurance Management Association): Aimed at bringing together government risk and insurance agents together, STRIMA’s yearly conference presents a good opportunity to network and learn from industry experts. Conference: Boise, ID, August 29- September 2, Learn more
CAJPA (California Joint Powers Association): Although CAJPA’s annual conference is focused on California, it pulls risk experts and industry leaders from all over the west coast. Risk pools and their members are in the spotlight. Conference: September 14-17, Lake Tahoe, CA, Learn more
Association of Governmental Risk Pools (AGRIP) Fall Forum: AGRiP energizes the power of pooling, making member organizations more effective, collaborative and informed. The organization is currently determining whether the Fall Forum will be virtual or in person for 2021. Learn more
AIR Worldwide (www.air-worldwide.com): Specializing in catastrophe modeling, AIR Worldwide also offers resources through an extensive blog, webinars and expert insight.
AssetWorks (www.assetworks.com/risk): In addition to appraisal services and risk management software solutions, AssetWorks maintains an informative blog and resource center to highlight educational topics, industry trends, and more.
Aon (www.aon.com): The comprehensive Aon site tackles all things risk management and insurance, from the threats of terrorism and hacking to natural catastrophes and environmental risk.
Institute of Risk Management (www.theirm.org): A global organization aimed at risk management education, IRM offers comprehensive webinars, classes and blog posts on a wide range of issues present in the risk industry.
Property Casualty 360 (www.propertycasualty360.com): On propertycasualty360.com, insurance brokers and risk managers can find robust educational content in the form of webinars, blog posts and specialized videos.
Property Risk Managers’ International Association (www.prmia.org): PRMIA offers a series of customized webinars, speaker presentations and a collection of resources geared toward problem solving in the business of risk management.
Public Risk Management Association (www.primacentral.org): For four decades, the Public Risk Management Association (PRIMA) has been the one-stop resource for education and training, risk resources and networking opportunities for public sector risk managers.
Risk & Insurance (www.riskandinsurance.com): A voice for the property risk management industry, Risk & Insurance offers expert insight from business leaders in the form of webinars, blog posts and forums on multiple topics.
RIMS (www.rims.org): The Risk and Insurance Management Society hosts a national conference, but it also offers valuable insight to risk management professionals through an informational collection of blog posts, webinars and speaker presentations.
RMS (www.rms.com): Risk Management Solutions is a global corporation concentrating on catastrophe risk modeling. The site offers specialized content on topics such as natural catastrophes, life risks and terrorism.
URMIA (www.urmia.org): The University Risk Management and Insurance Association site offers up several resources, including a couple publications and an informative library of digital information compiled by its members.
SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Twitter: @AIRWorldwide (AIR Worldwide); @amp_risk (AssetWorks Risk Management); @AssetWorks (AssetWorks); @Aon_Property(Aon); @IRMGlobal (IRM); @PARMA2762 (PARMA); @PC_360 (Property Casualty 360); @PRIMA (PRIMA); @PRIMACentral (PRIMA); @RIMSorg (RIMS); @RiskInsurance (Risk & Insurance); @RiskMgmt (Risk Management); @RiskManagement (Thomson Reuters Risk); @RMS (RMS); URMIA (@URMIANetwork)
LinkedIn: Air Worldwide; Aon; AssetWorks; AssetWorks Property Risk Management; IRM Global; PARMA; PRIMA; RIMS; RMS; URMIA
Facebook: AssetWorks; AON; PARMA; Property Casualty 360; PRIMA; RIMS; RMS; URMIA
Some hot topics at the AssetWorks website currently include:
All About Your Property Insurance Statement of Values
Gathering COPE, CAT and ISO Construction Details to Mitigate Risk
Remote Risk Management: How to Empower Your Property Program from Home
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