Risk Watch: Thought Leadership in Risk and Governance—January 2012
The Conference Board of Canada, 22 pages,
January 9, 2012
This tri-annual journal presents original articles by leading global thinkers and practitioners on risk management and corporate governance. Authors have a mandate to express opinions and ideas that test readers’ assumptions.
- Rob Quail offers five key statements that could become an enterprise risk management mantra for decision-makers, and demonstrates how to actively apply these statements.
- Jody Hamade and Theresa Dekker explain how Ontario Power Generation is working holistically to minimize the occurrence of unexpected events and to become prepared should they occur.
- Scott Kashuba shares details of the Government of Alberta’s five-year working partnership with the Government of Ghana. He focuses on four identified missions and the enterprise risk management expertise and lessons learned.
- Betty J. Simkins, Ilene H. Lang, and Heather Foust-Cummings, identify the benefits of improved risk governance that boards gain by increasing their gender diversity.