4 September 2018 – Risk culture seminar in Malta

Join Alex Sidorenko, Vice-president Institute for Strategic Risk Analysis in Decision Making and Director, RISK-ACADEMY to talk about building strong risk culture. This will be a live 1-day seminar in Malta. Topics to be covered: Risk psychology and risk perception – what does 70 years of scientific research means for risk managers, the decision makers… Continue reading 4 September 2018 – Risk culture seminar in Malta

QUICK SURVEY: Risk management in cryptocurrency investment

Dear market participants, An international rating agency Neironix together with RISK-ACADEMY and the Institute for Risk Analysis in Decision Making (ISAR) invite you to take part in an important research dedicated to risk management in cryptocurrency investment. This research will help in the development of a risk management framework designed specifically for the digital economy,… Continue reading QUICK SURVEY: Risk management in cryptocurrency investment

RISK MANAGEMENT DEBATE: Is ERM a total fraud?

Join Hans Laessoe, founder of AKTUS and former CRO of LEGO, and Alex Sidorenko,  for another thought-provoking risk management debate. On the 2d of August we will talk about ERM and what it means to the risk management profession. Join us for this very entertaining debate. FREE REGISTRATION:  https://events.genndi.com/register/169105139238458453/32294926ac Alex will argue how most common ERM… Continue reading RISK MANAGEMENT DEBATE: Is ERM a total fraud?

The Great Debate Part III: Can ERM Realize its Potential in the Real World?

In our first two webinars, our panel discussed the pros and cons of the updated COSO and ISO guidance on effective risk management. They left us with the idea that while both updates are improvements on their prior versions, neither is fully satisfying. In this, the third webinar in the Great Debate series, our panel… Continue reading The Great Debate Part III: Can ERM Realize its Potential in the Real World?

THE RISK DEBATE CONTINUES: Why risk matrices are immoral… or are they?

Join J.D. Solomon and Alex Sidorenko on 3 May 2018 to debate whether risk matrices/heat maps have a place in risk management or should they be avoided like plague. For anyone following my blog for a while, you know how much I dislike qualitative risk analysis techniques in general and heat maps in particular. I… Continue reading THE RISK DEBATE CONTINUES: Why risk matrices are immoral… or are they?

ISO 31000 vs. COSO ERM – The Great Debate Part II: Taking the Right Level of the Right Risks for Success

Join us for the second instalment of our three-part series regarding ISO 31000 vs. COSO ERM – The Great Debate. More than 700 people registered for the last debate and hundreds more watched the replay. 17 MAY 2018, 5PM EUROPE REGISTER: https://go.oceg.org/iso-31000-vs-coso-erm-the-great-debate-part-ii-taking-the-right-level-of-the-right-risks-for-success In the Great Debate, the panellists all agreed that decision-making is the heart of… Continue reading ISO 31000 vs. COSO ERM – The Great Debate Part II: Taking the Right Level of the Right Risks for Success

Seminar in Malta: ERM and operational risk management

Join Alex Sidorenko, Vice-president Institute for Strategic Risk Analysis in Decision Making and Director, RISK-ACADEMY to talk about Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) and latest developments in operational risk management. DATE: 30th APRIL 2018 TIME: 9am to 5pm (lunch and coffee included) LOCATION: MITC, Mriehel Topics to be covered: Decision quality and how humans make decisions… Continue reading Seminar in Malta: ERM and operational risk management

Alex Sidorenko speaking at StrategicRisk Hong Kong event on 19 April 2018

Alex Sidorenko will be speaking at the next StrategicRisk Hong Kong event on 19 April 2018 about his alternative and often controversial take on integrating risk management into decision making. Join us for debate, learning something new and just generally broaden your spectrum. StrategicRISK, Asia-Pacific’s award-winning risk management publication, and the Pan-Asia Risk and Insurance Management Association… Continue reading Alex Sidorenko speaking at StrategicRisk Hong Kong event on 19 April 2018

The great debate – Alex Sidorenko vs Chris Mandel – is ERM real?

Yesterday was a great day. I had great fun debating ERM with a good friend, Chris Mandel, SVP Strategic Solutions, Sedgwick and Director, Sedgwick Institute. We started talking about ERM and what it means for business but quickly switched to many other fascinating topics, including integration of risk management, decision making, cognitive biases, quantification, showing risk management… Continue reading The great debate – Alex Sidorenko vs Chris Mandel – is ERM real?

Great debate – ERM good or bad?

Mark your calendars. Another great risk management live debate is coming up. This time I am meeting Chris Mandel to argue whether ERM a value-adding concept or yet another consulting bag of tricks? Is this a useful concept that adds value to the decision makers and the organization as a whole, or is it just… Continue reading Great debate – ERM good or bad?