25 - 27 September, 2018
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Horst Simon


Risk Culture Builder and Business Risk Officer
Capricorn Investment Group


11:40 AM International Key-Note: From trenches to victory- the future of risk management

  • Risk Governance and the 4 lines of defense
  • How to address people risk
  • Radical risk management!

1:10 PM Risk culture for engaging emerging risks

·           Governance culture –  Wisdom from the board
·           Ownership dilemma –  Sense of urgency at the “top-table”
·           Performance pressure –  Business strategy Risk appetite

8:30 AM Workshop sessions

Session 1: Overview of people risk and the latest developments

  • Overview of People Risk and Risk Culture and the importance of paying attention to people risk
  • The advantages of ERM and an effective risk culture and how to drive the value-add aspect
  • Establish the internal and external context of risk culture and attitude, objectives and sustainable development
  • Apply ERM theory to the needs of the organisation
  • People Risk and how to build a people risk mitigation strategy
  • Practical People Risk Assessment exercise
  • How to learn from the mistakes of others and the vast experience of the course presenter

Session 2: What is the level of risk maturity in my company?

How to build and implement an effective risk sanctioning process – Practical study on how to evaluate the existing ERM framework and level of ERM culture maturity and how to identify focus areas and next steps.
  • How to assess the level of maturity in your organisation?
  • How to build and evaluate the results of the assessment and to build an action plan that can help to achieve the desired levels of maturity
  • Practical guidance and a tool to do this in your organisation

Session 3: Risk culture building

  • How to turn the results of your maturity assessment into an executable plan to build an effective risk culture in your organization


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Horst.

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