Past Symposia

Friday, September 23, 2016: Fourth Annual Risk Management Symposium

The 2016 Risk Management Symposium featured a keynote by former Governor of the Bank of England Lord Mervyn King, as well as discussions and insights by an esteemed lineup of speakers. Nearly 10 years after the 2007-2008 financial crisis, panelists discussed lessons learned since the crisis and explored new challenges that risk management professionals continue to face.

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Saturday, May 30, 2015: Operational Risk in the New Age of Cybersecurity
Third Annual Risk Management Symposium

This year's Risk Symposium focused on what is increasingly becoming a “new normal” in the global economy, namely managing Operational Risk in the New Age of Cybersecurity.  This engaging symposium will brought a diverse array of subject matter experts from finance, policymaking and the insurance and risk management arena to discuss the evolution of this fast evolving risk domain.

Saturday, May 31, 2014
Second Annual Risk Management Symposium

Tales in Possible | Risk Possible | Risk Management Symposium 2014 
On Saturday, May 31, approximately 100 risk professionals and Stern alumni gathered in New York to hear from John Chambers, deputy head of Standard & Poor’s Sovereign Ratings Group, and NYU Stern Professors Michael Posner, Viral Acharya and Bruce Tuckman at NYU Stern’s Second Annual Risk Management Symposium. The Symposium centered on thought-provoking subjects related to risk and the global economy.

May 30 - 31, 2013
First Annual Risk Management Symposium

The Master of Science in Risk Management Program was proud to host its first Annual Risk Symposium on May 30-31. The Risk Symposium offered an impressive speaker lineup, including former TARP Inspector General Neil Barofsky, NYU Stern Dean Peter Henry, BlackRock Managing Director Paul Tice, and NYU Stern Professors Bill Silber and Richard Sylla. The symposium was held over two days and welcomed MSRM students, alumni, and guests from across the globe. MSRM alumni attended from as far as Sweden, Kenya, and the Netherlands. The 2-day event welcomed over 80 guests from over 20 countries.