Minneapolis, MN (Hilton)
Basic understanding of risk management concepts
This seminar is for finance staff members who are interested in learning the fundamentals of a comprehensive risk-management program.
Experts will use an interactive format, including a question-and-answer session, to review the foundations of developing and maintaining an enterprise risk management program that will allow governments to continuing offering the services that residents need and want. Participants will learn about development and ongoing monitoring of a risk management program, including practical information on determining the level of risk in day-to-day operations as well as longer-term concerns.
Those who successfully complete this seminar should be able to:
- Define the key elements of an enterprise risk management program.
- Develop an enterprise risk management program for your government.
- Help achieve your government’s objectives through strategic decisions that flow through high-level goals, effective use of resources, reliability of reporting, and compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
- Develop a program designed to identify potential events that may affect the government and to protect and minimize risks to the government’s property, services, and employees.
- Understand the sources, types, and likelihood of risks.
- Monitor the frequency and severity of claims and make modifications as needed.
- Decide how best to treat risk exposure.
- Review the effectiveness and efficiency of the risk management programs functioning within their organizations and make changes or modifications as necessary.
- Coordinate resources to minimize, monitor, and control the impact of risks.