Advancing the State of the Art

The Risk Management SIG (RiskSIG) provides forums for the professional exchange of ideas on a myriad of topics related to the management of risk in projects. Experts and practitioners from Public and Private sectors share their knowledge and experience.

The Risk Management SIG is in the forefront of developing concepts and ideas. Members share their "Lessons Learned," practical ideas and real life solutions that you can take back to your organization.

The Risk Management SIG will help you gain valuable new perspectives for implementing risk management in your projects. Professional interchange with experts from various industries will broaden your view of risk management and serve to improve your management of projects. 




Risk Management Summit 2013 in Rio

October 22-23, 2013


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


With increasing levels of uncertainty it becomes more and more evident the need for a mature process and consistent risk management practices to ensure the success of strategic initiatives in organizations.


- How to disseminate and maintain a risk culture that permeates the organization at all levels?

- How to ensure alignment of risk management in project / program / ​​portfolio with corporate strategy risks?

- How to plan and implement best risk management practices along a project´s life cycle?

- How to ensure lessons are learned ?


These and other challenges were the basis for the development of the  Risk Management Summit 2013, a conference focused on risk management in project, program and portfolio.


With the support of the Risk Management SIG and the PMI Rio Chapter The Risk Management Summit 2013 will  be held on 22 and 23 October , 2013 in Rio de Janeiro at the Windsor Barra Rio


Organizations  such as PANCANAL (Panama) , BANCO DO BRASIL, VIVO, PETROBRAS, CONCREMAT, DBRADY RISK ASSOCIATES (USA), ENGEVIX, and the RISK MANAGEMENT SIG, among others, have confirmed their attendance to discuss and  share experiences.


RiskSIG members will receive 10% OFF registration to RISK MANAGEMENT SUMMIT 2013.  For more information visit





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