RIMS Educational Seminars
FEBRUARY 11 - 13 ORLANDO, FLORIDA
TECHNIQUES OF RISK MANAGEMENT
This course, both theoretical and practical, is intended for those new to the profession or those seeking a comprehensive review of the fundamentals. The course delves into a broad spectrum of risk management topics--the risk management process, risk administration, risk assessment, risk control and risk financing--and offers practical applications and timely solutions. Contact: RIMS' professional development department, 212.655.6212, 800.713.7467 or www.rims.org.
JANUARY 10 - 12 NEW YORK
FULL SPECTRUM OF ERGONOMICS: FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE
The Occupational and Industrial Orthopaedic Center and the Graduate Program of Ergonomics and Biomechanics of New York University are hosting this third annual ergonomics course. This multidisciplinary course is intended for those who are responsible for the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders and injuries in the workplace, including ergonomists, occupational safety and health practitioners, industrial hygienists, physicians, physical and occupational therapists, rehabilitation engineers, industrial and design engineers, loss control managers and human resource managers. As part of the course, the participants will have an opportunity to take a written examination given by the Oxford Research Institute that can be applied toward obtaining the certified industrial ergonomist designation. Contact: David Goldsheyder, 212.255.6690 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
JANUARY 24 MORRISTOWN, NEW JERSEY
TOXIC MOLD INVESTIGATION, LITIGATION & CONTROL: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY SEMINAR
This day-long seminar will provide authoritative, detailed and up-to-date information for attorneys, insurers and building owners and managers concerning one of the most critical new areas of environmental and health liability. Contact: Serena Siegfried or Peter Salwen, 212.873.1944.
FEBRUARY 3 - 5 SAN DIEGO
2002 ABA INSURANCE RISK MANAGEMENT ANNUAL CONFERENCE FOR THE FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRY: NAVIGATING A SEA OF CHANGE
Increased globalization and advances in financial technology have dramatically. increased the role of insurance risk management in the financial services community. The American Bankers Association (ABA) conference will cover every issue of concern to risk managers, including: money laundering and other potentials for fraud; the latest developments on the Basel Accord; privacy and security issues, especially those that have arisen out of new competition and new technology; managing international exposure and doing business internationally; avoiding the legal pitfalls of liability, from the viewpoint of an international panel of underwriters; reassessing captives in a hardening market; plus, time allotted for meeting with underwriters and brokers, and key networking opportunities. …