The Scottish Chapter of the IOR held it’s 1st Annual Conference on Friday 28th October 2011 at Glasgow Caledonian University with over 100 delegates in attendance from across a mix of both financial and non-financial sectors. In addition, 70 students from GCU currently studying for a Risk Management Degree also attended the morning plenary sessions.
Primary guest speakers for the day included Andrew Sheen from the FSA, Tony Blunden from Chase Coopers, with additional specialist areas of expertise coming from Ken Aiken and Roger Miles.
The overall programme for the day varied between plenary sessions and smaller break-out sessions which focussed on specialised areas such as Loss Data Collection, Scenario Analysis, KRIs and Financial Crime.
Caroline Tinsley (secretary to the Scottish Chapter) acted as Chair for the day.