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Mission Statement

Advance the Risk Management profession among our members, students and business community through educational programs, professional development resources and networking opportunities.

Our Events


Announcements

  • August 2021: Rocky Mountain RIMS at the Colorado Rockies

    We're kicking off our return to in-person events with this fun event: Rocky Mountain RIMS at the Colorado Rockies.  Please join us for a fun afternoon of networking, a chance to re-connect with your colleagues in person, and baseball!   
     
    A picnic lunch will be followed by the Colorado Rockies -vs- Chicago Cubs.

    Tickets are limited!  
  • Virtual Mixology Event

    Please join your Rocky Mountain RIMS colleagues for a Virtual Cocktail Making Session on Thursday, June 17th at 4:00 pm Mountain Time. A Liquid Lab mixologist will be walking participants through this virtual class where you will learn to prepare three cocktails: classic margarita, tequila paloma, and "death by cucumber."

RISK News

  • Today’s enterprises operate in a complex digital ecosystem that connects customers, vendors and partners and through which data is shared and transactions are processed. Because much of this is done through outsourcing of systems and services to third parties, many Continue reading
  • For many CISOs, overseeing identity management represents a significant challenge and a substantial component of their broader security ecosystem. In a nod to its importance, the National Cyber Security Alliance even recently kicked off the first ever Identity Management Day. Continue reading
  • Despite recent volatility, more than 60% of risk executives surveyed in a recent PwC US Pulse Survey were optimistic about the global economy, as well as the state of the pandemic recovery. This optimism could stem from a greater alignment Continue reading
  • Businesses and their employees have had to rapidly adjust to the shutdowns and disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, and their ability to adapt and pivot will continue to be critical as organizations start to recover from the impacts of Continue reading

Legislative Update

California Consumer Privacy Act
On January 1, 2020, California will implement a sweeping new data privacy law that gives its residents the right to know (1) what "personal information" has been collected about them; (2) with whom it has been shared; (3) how it may be deleted; and (4) how to stop it from being sold. The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA), is a significant shift in US privacy law and greatly impacts how covered businesses collect, use, store and share the "personal information" of all California residents. Continue reading.

Workers Compensation for Mental Impairment (HB17-1229)

Signed 6/5/17 | Effective 7/1/18
Workers’ Compensation for Mental Impairment will allow a claim for mental impairment benefits in cases with no physical injury even if the source of the trauma is something within the worker’s usual experience in certain situations.  Continue reading.

General Data Protection Regulation
“GDPR”
Effective May 25, 2018
The European Union (EU) adopted the GDPR with the purpose to regulate organization’s management of data with a primary focus on protections of personal information stored and processed by businesses. Continue reading