Program areas at RIMS
Conference - This department is responsible for the planning and production of RIMS Annual Conference & Exhibition, RIMS ERM Conference, RIMS CyberTech Conference, RIMS Risk Summits, and RIMS Risk Forums. RIMS Annual Conference & Exhibition is the definitive event for risk professionals, attracting approximately 10,000 risk professionals (Member, Non-Members and Exhibitors) worldwide. This prestigious event offers its attendees the widest range of educational programs, networking opportunities and communications of significant happenings that impact risk management.
Publications - Risk Management Magazine is RIMS' flagship publication. It is issued ten times per year and includes articles of interest to professionals responsible for risk and insurance management in business and industrial firms, public administration and government, insurance companies, agents and brokers, business services and others allied to the field. By providing in-depth analysis of the world of risk, Risk Management Magazine is a vital source of pertinent information for business. The magazine is supported by its official blog, The Risk Management Monitor, which offers daily coverage and analysis of the latest risk-related news and issues. Risk-Wire, distributed twice per week, is an exclusive news service for RIMS members that provides an executive summary and links to the most important risk management stories of the day.
Marketing - RIMS employs a centralized approach to its marketing and communications efforts, and has unified this service for all of its products, services and events under a single division. This methodology enables RIMS to maximize its impact and make the best use of its budget by cross-marketing its strategic objectives in all of its communications efforts. Marketing programs involve an integrated approach primarily focused on electronic, web-based and print materials and communications, social media, advertising, publishing, as well as media relations. RIMS Marketing also supports RIMS Marketplace, an online directory of relevant service and solution providers. RIMS Media Relations Division acts as a resource to major dailies, trade publications, and the general media. Through press releases, articles and interviews, RIMS Media Relations supports RIMS positions on key issues to risk managers and the public. RIMS Media Relations Division also coordinates all speaking opportunities for RIMS leadership. Using this approach, the Department fulfills its mandate to expand awareness of RIMS management to a broad audience.