Posts tagged as:

RIMS 2013 Los Angeles

The 2013 RIMS Annual Conference & Exhibition may have been almost four weeks ago, but it continues to live on through internet videos. The World Risk and Insurance News—an online television network—has released several high-quality videos taken during RIMS. The following is a recap of the conference, featuring interviews with RIMS Executive Director Mary Roth, Steve [...]

{ 0 comments }

In a colorful presentation at RIMS 2013 in Los Angeles last week, NFL referee and attorney Ed Hochuli shared his secrets of successful negotiations gleaned from decades on the gridiron and in the courtroom. Accompanied by film clips showing him flubbing on-field instructions and being berated by coaches, Hochuli pointed out that there are two [...]

{ 0 comments }

Green construction has become more and more popular over the past decade. Businesses and homes are turning to green while the government encourages it through tax incentives. But going green is not just about sustainable or local products in construction. It involves specific construction standards, various rating systems and green construction codes. Last week, a [...]

{ 1 comment }

China and India get the lion share — or is it the dragon and tiger share? — of the headlines when it comes to emerging markets. But Brazil presents plenty of opportunities for the right companies. Bryan Tedford, senior vice president of foreign casualty for ACE, gave a presentation on the nation’s potential and challenges [...]

{ 0 comments }