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Nov 17, 2020

Welcome to RIMScast. Your host is Justin Smulison, Business Content Manager at RIMS, the Risk and Insurance Management Society.


Joining RIMScast today is return guest, RIMS Director of Government Relations, Whitney Craig! With one week having passed since the election day in the U.S., Whitney is joining the podcast to give an advocacy update as well as fill listeners in on some important developments and events!


What do the election results mean for RIMS, RISKPAC, RIMS advocacy efforts, and the greater risk management community? And how can RIMS’s upcoming offerings educate you and prepare you for changes in the next year and beyond? You’ll have to tune in to find out!


Key Takeaways:

[:01] About RIMS’s Global Membership.

[:27] About today’s episode.

[:36] Current RIMS features, offerings, and events.

[1:25] More about today’s episode with Whitney Craig!

[1:45] Justin welcomes Whitney Craig back to RIMScast.

[2:01] The significance of the U.S. election results.

[4:05] What the election results mean for RIMS, RISKPAC, and the greater risk management community.

[6:57] Is the current news from the U.S. election going to impact any of the work that was accomplished during RIMS Advocacy Week?

[9:09] Whitney shares her thoughts on whether or not RIMS has gained or lost any allies in Congress.

[11:44] About key upcoming events that are related to RIMS advocacy efforts: the RISKPAC Donor’s Holiday Happy Hour & Game Night (Dec. 9th, 2020) and a RIMS Webinar, “RIMS Advocacy Presents: Privacy Compliance, Post Election” (Dec. 8th, 2020).

[14:57] Justin thanks Whitney for joining the podcast and shares some of the important links to look for in this episode’s show notes.


Mentioned in this Episode:

RIMS ERM Conference 2020 — Access the On-Demand Sessions! — Available through January 5th, 2021

RIMS Risk Forum 2020 India (December 4th & 5th) — Register Today!

Webinar: RIMS Advocacy Presents: Privacy Compliance, Post Election — Register Today!

Upcoming RIMS Webinars

RIMS Advisory Services — Ask a Peer

On-Demand Webinars

RIMS Advocacy

RIMS Advocacy Week 2020 — Roundup Coverage

RIMS Advocacy: Coronavirus Advocacy Information

RISKPAC — Join the Virtual RISKPAC Donor’s Holiday Happy Hour & Game Night (Open to RISKPAC Donors Only) Dec. 9th, 2020

RIMS Coronavirus Information Center

RM Magazine

Risk Management Monitor

New Audio Series: RIMS Risk Leaders

RIMS-Certified Risk Management Professional (RIMS-CRMP)


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