Insurance and Risk Management Organizations

The following are academic and business/educational organizations that support the insurance and risk management profession.

Professional Associations and Organizations

Gamma Iota Sigma

Gamma Iota Sigma (GIS) is an international risk management, insurance and actuarial science collegiate fraternity.

The Lindner GIS Gamma Chapter is happy to welcome you!

Risk Management Society

The Risk Management Society (RIMS) is a global not-for-profit committed to advancing the practice of risk management throughout the world.

International Insurance Society

The International Insurance Society is a international, unique, cross-sector platform for all stakeholders of the insurance community to engage in active collaboration.

Insurance Information Institute

The Insurance Information Institute (III) is a source of unique, data-driven insights on insurance to inform and empower consumers.

The Institutes

The Institutes provide educational support, resources and leading research to help those in risk management and insurance better serve the public.

Casualty Actuarial Society

The Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) is leading international organization for credentialing and professional education.

Academic Organizations

American Risk and Insurance Association

The American Risk and Insurance Association (ARIA) has a long tradition of supporting and educating professionals, scholars, and students in the insurance and risk management industry.

Risk Theory Society

The Risk Theory Society (RTS) was originally founded in August 1963 as the Risk Theory Seminar. RTS is a self-administered organization within the American Risk and Insurance Association whose purpose is to foster research into topics in risk theory and risk management.

European Group of Risk and Insurance Economists

The European Group of Risk and Insurance Economists (EGRIE) is a European-based nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting research on risk and insurance. This is mainly achieved through the organization of scientific conferences and meetings, the publication of research materials and the creation of a contact network amongst the concerned parties.

Other organizations

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Annette Hofmann

Academic Director, Carl H. Lindner III Center for Insurance and Risk Management, Virgil M. Schwarm Associate Professor of Finance and Investments

2331 Carl H. Lindner Hall


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Robert Higgins

Director of Professional and Industry Engagement, Carl H. Lindner III Center for Insurance and Risk Management

2332 Carl H. Lindner Hall