FERMA chooses new board members

June 2012 The Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA) has elected three board members for new three year terms. The board members are Vice President Michel Dennery who was re-elected for a further three years. Alessando De Felice whose appointment as a board member earlier this year was confirmed. A new board member, Jo …

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Views sought on ISO certification

The International Federation of Insurance and Risk Management Associations (IFRIMA) would like the views of FERMA members on whether certification for ISO 31000 should be introduced. This follows a discussion by the IFRIMA board held during the annual conference of the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) in Philadelphia in April. Of 10 regional and …

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Many companies do not give sufficient attention to cyber risks – survey

FERMA – January 30, 2013 Many companies still do not devote sufficient attention to cyber risks, despite an increase in frequency, scope, and sophistication – and harsher penalties for lack of regulatory compliance and loss of sensitive data. This finding comes from research conducted in association with the Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA) …

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PARIMA Regional Conference

The PARIMA Conferences 2017 revolve around the theme ‘Sustainable, Resilient and Intelligent Future’. In Shanghai, topics such as ERM, Risk Process Improvement, Cyber, Project Risks, Supply Chain Risks, Political and Regulatory Risks, Operational Risks, Insurance, etc. would be discussed.

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Registration open for FERMA Forum 2017

Registration is now open for the 2017 FERMA Forum, the biggest pan-European risk management event of the year. FERMA has revamped the programme to offer new formats and contributions from a wide range of experts. The event will take place from 15-18 October at the Grimaldi Forum, Monte Carlo.

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News from the RIMS 2017

The Risk and Insurance Management Society, Inc. (RIMS) welcomed the world’s risk management community to Philadelphia for the Society’s 2017 Annual Conference & Exhibition.

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25th Rencontres de l’AMRAE

“New behaviours and relationships resulting from digital transformation are causing companies to revisit their strategies and take radicaly different look at their value chains. But their confidence is also weakened by systemic or new risks, such as the uncertain future of Europe. However, a number of companies are building more flexible and resilient organizations. The …

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PARIMA’s inaugural conference

The highlight of the year 2014 was undoubtedly the successful staging of PARIMA’s inaugural conference, which saw over 350 delegates attending. The high quality plenary and breakout sessions all received very positive feedback in terms of both speakers and content. The overall execution and layout of the conference also resonated with the delegates. In particular, …

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European organisations need to improve management of top risks

Risk management is developing into a strategic function within European organisations. At the same time, risk management can contribute much more as its strategic role grows. Currently, risk managers are not satisfied with the level of mitigation for six of the top 10 risks “that keep their CEO awake at night”.

These are key findings from the 2014 Risk Management Benchmarking Survey conducted earlier this year by the Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA). Now its 7th edition, the FERMA Benchmarking Survey this year received a record number of 850 responses from 21 European countries.

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FERMA is 40!

For it forty years of existence, FERMA has published a brochure retracing the story of the federation through its presidents since the beginning and sets out the developing work of FERMA to support risk management and risk managers in Europe today and in the future.

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