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Upcoming Events

(Mark your calendars!!) 

October 12, 2017

Registration is now open to join your peers for our October chapter meeting. The Delaware Valley Chapter of RIMS is pleased to host a monthly chapter meeting with the Philadelphia CPCU Society on Thursday, October 12, 2017. Please join us on the campus of Saint Joseph’s University as noted speaker Mike Angelina leads us in Part Two of a discussion about diversity and inclusion in our industry from the results of the Saint Joseph’s University study on gender diversity in the Insurance Industry.  

The meeting will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2017 (please note the change in day for our monthly meeting) beginning with networking and breakfast at 8:00 am followed by the session at 8:30 am.  The program will conclude at 10:00 am. The meeting will be held in Mandeville Hall at 54th and City Avenue on the campus of St. Joseph’s University. Parking is available in Hawks Landing off of 54th Street. PLEASE NOTE: St. Joe’s has thoughtfully secured larger space for this meeting in the auditorium so please join your peers for this engaging session.

You may register for the meeting by visiting the calendar link:  http://community.rims.org/events/eventdescription?CalendarEventKey=20d6ba43-b2e2-48bb-8df7-9dce25cf1440&CommunityKey=d072a85a-2239-49c5-bed4-bc5b139a13f2&Home=%2fdelawarevalleychapter%2fevents%2fcalendar


Please note that there is a $40 meeting fee for non-members to attend this meeting; we are now accepting credit card payments.  

Online registration will close 7 days prior to the date of the meeting. We will allow additional registration depending upon the level of registration and capacity at the venue.


Registration will open online for the following meetings soon:

November 14, 2017 – Location: Temple University Topic: TBD

December 12, 2017 - Tell It All, Tell It All, Tell It Yourself:  Why that Common Wisdom is Wrong and How You Can Be Prepared with Best Crisis Management Practices (Location: Sheraton Valley Forge Hotel)

January 16, 2018 – Chapter Holiday Event

February 13, 2018 – Happy Hour/Chapter Monthly Meeting, Location: 5 Saints, 129 E. Main Street, Norristown, PA

Information will be forthcoming on topics, and locations in the near future. Dates may be subject to change. Please always refer to www.rims.org and the Events Calendar for the latest information, and registration links.


Delaware Valley RIMS Chapter

Founded in 1951, the Delaware Valley Chapter of RIMS was the second chapter. We serve the Risk Management community in Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. RIMS, founded in 1950 serves over 4,800 businesses and organizations represented by over 10,000 individuals with risk management responsibilities throughout the world. By belonging to RIMS, you will receive a wealth of benefits designed to provide you with the most comprehensive information on risk management.