The Risk Lab Series is a joint educational initiative launched by Willis Towers Watson and PARIMA for people with responsibility for risk and insurance in the Asia-Pacific Region. Topics to be covered by the Risk Lab Series would be tailored according to the needs of the risk community based on the feedback received from PARIMA Conferences.

ABOUT

About the Risk Labs

Willis Towers Watson – PARIMA Risk Labs are interactive one-day events for the risk management community. They combine classroom-style and hands on activities to investigate, test, and learn about critical risk management topics.

The Labs put organizational risks under the microscope to demonstrate the science and art to assessing and mitigating these issues.

Risk Labs are delivered by a team of Willis Towers Watson risk specialists that are experts in their particular field. External facilitators from other associated areas may also be invited to provide participants with an impartial overview and insights.

Why should you attend?

  • Learn about cutting edge risk identification and mitigation techniques for critical risks
  • Hear about the emerging risks that Asian companies are concerned about and what's being done to get ahead of these
  • Develop your understanding of the interconnectedness of risk
  • Test learnings in a controlled ‘lab environment’ so that you can apply them in your every-day role
  • Strengthen and enhance the culture of risk management in Asia
  • Network and make connections with your industry peers

Who can attend?

Ideal for insurance and risk professionals in the Asia Pacific region. Attendees should:

  • be a current member of PARIMA;
  • have responsibility for or a vested interest in the areas of Risk that will be covered;
  • have a good command of both written and spoken English.

Attending a Risk Lab

Risk Labs will be held in the following locations in 2017.

  • Philippines: Manila (12th May 2017)
  • China: Shanghai (July 2017)
  • Taiwan: Taipei (September 2017)
  • Singapore: (December 2017)

Specific dates and locations will be confirmed two months prior to the event.

KEY DATES and VENUE

SHANGHAI
July 2017 

TAIPEI
September 2017 

SINGAPORE
December 2017

All classes would be held in Willis Towers Watson offices in the countries stated above. Specific dates will be confirmed two months prior to the event.

AGENDA

The Agenda for each Risk Lab will be tailored for individual markets and will take on board feedback received during PARIMA’s conferences. Examples of current risk topics covered:

  • Strategic Risk
  • Operational Risk
  • Business Continuity
  • Human Capital Risk

MANILA PROGRAMME

09.00 – 09.15: Registration

09.15 – 09.30: Introductions

09.30 – 11.00: Part 1: Strategic Risk

  • Summary (10mins): What are Strategic Risks and how are they Board relevant?
  • Break Out (35mins): ‘Your company is about to complete an acquisition….’
  • Debate & Learning Opportunities (45mins): ERM, Contractual Risks, Risk Registers

11.15 – 12.45: Part 2: Operational Risk

  • Summary (10mins): What Operational Risks should you be aware of and manage?
  • Break Out (35mins): ‘Your company is opening a new manufacturing plant….’
  • Debate & Learning Opportunities (45mins): Risk Engineering, Loss Control, Liability

12.45 – 14.00: Lunch 

14.00 – 15.30: Part 3: Business Continuity Planning

  • Summary (10mins): How do you build operational resilience through Business Continuity?
  • Break Out (35mins): ‘Your company wants to understand the effect of loss of business critical operations….’
  • Debate & Learning Opportunities (45mins): Business Impact Analysis, Business Continuity Strategies

15.45 – 17.15: Part 4: Human Capital Risk & Harnessing The Power of Engagement

  • Summary (10mins): Why is employee engagement important to drive productivity gains?
  • Break Out (35mins): ‘Your company has just completed a merger of equals…..’
  • Debate & Learning Opportunities (45mins): Similarities and differences between high and low engaged workers, links between employee engagement and business success

17.15 – 17.30: Conclusions and Close 

march, 2017

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28mar9:00 am- 9:10 amPARIMA Manila 2017 Welcome AddressBonifacio Hall A&B
28mar9:10 am- 10:30 amFuture of Risk Management in the Philippines Landscape CEO's Views & PerspectivesBonifacio Hall A&B
28mar10:30 am- 11:30 amThe Global Risks Report 2017: Findings & Trends
The implications of the findings for the board and how risk managers can build their case to influence them
Bonifacio Hall A&B

OUR TEAM

The Willis Towers Watson Risk Lab facilitators have in-depth experience in complex and unique risk management challenges from an industry, geography and specific risk perspective.

Kevin Snowdon,  Head of Risk & Analytics, Asia 

Risk & Analytics subject matter leader, with over 30 years of experience in Asia, Europe and the US.

Vince Mossfield, Asia Regional Director, Liability Risk Practice

Liability Risk and Health & Safety subject matter leader, with over 30 years of experience in Asia Pacific.

Jet Soriano, Talent & Rewards Consultant, Philippines

Human Capital subject matter expert with close to 20 years of experience in the Philippines

Henry Dumas, Head of Forensic Accounting & Complex Claims, Asia

Expert in post loss complex claims preparation for business interruption losses and pre loss value at risk analysis and policy wording reviews

Jevonf So, Director of Risk & Analytics, Asia

Loss prevention and risk engineering expert with over 14 years of industrial experience in Asia

ABOUT

Willis Towers Watson – PARIMA Risk Labs are interactive one day events for the risk management community. They combine class room-style and hands on activities to investigate, test, and learn about critical risk management topics. The Labs put organizational risks under the microscope to demonstrate the science and art to assessing and mitigating these issues.

Risk Labs are delivered by a team of Willis Towers Watson risk specialists that are experts in their particular field. External facilitators from other associated areas may also be invited to provide participants with an impartial overview and insights.

Why Should You Attend?

  • Learn about cutting edge risk identification and mitigation techniques for critical risks
  • Hear about emerging risks that Asian companies are concerned about and how to get ahead of these
  • Develop your understanding of the interconnectedness of risk
  • Test learnings in a controlled ‘lab environment’ so that you can apply them in your every-day role
  • Strengthen and enhance the culture of risk management in Asia
  • Network and make connections with your industry peers

Registration for Manila Risk Lab now open!

28 April 2017| Willis Towers Watson Office 

Register before 21 April 2017


Registration for Manila Risk Lab is now closed.

For further assistance, please contact info@parima.org

12 May 2017| Willis Towers Watson Office 

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Organizations across Asia face a rapidly changing set of risks that require innovative approaches to diagnose exposures in real time and alternative solutions for emerging risks. The Willis Towers Watson – PARIMA Risk Labs are specially curated to educate and raise awareness of the risk ecosystem in Asia, in a practical way that can be easily applied in the workplace.

Simon Weaver
Simon WeaverCountry Head, Singapore and Head of Corporate, Risk and Broking, Asia, Willis Towers Watson

As a nation constantly exposed to a myriad of risks, particularly from forces of nature, Filipino firms have become more sophisticated in their risk mitigation efforts. We look forward to sharing our vast global experience and deep local insight with PARIMA members to enhance the management of catastrophic risks and its most critical facets.

James Matti
James MattiCountry Head, Philippines, Willis Towers Watson