The 2013 Cambridge - McKinsey Risk Prize
The Centre for Risk Studies, in conjunction with McKinsey & Company, is pleased to announce the launch of the first annual risk prize. An award will be made for the best submission on risk management by a current MBA student at Cambridge Judge Business School.
Dr Andrew Coburn on "Crash, crisis, calamity: system shock
in a globalised world"
The latest issue of the University of Cambridge's Research Horizons is devoted to the subject of "Risk & Uncertainty", coinciding with the launch of the new risk section on the University's research news website. The issue features Dr Andrew Coburn, Director of our External Advisory Board, on the subject of system shock.
Cambridge Risk Centre contributes to UK Government planning
A panel of academics, industry, and government scientists has addressed the strategic issues of preparedness and the UK Government's use of risk analysis techniques to avoid strategic shock.
Cambridge Risk Centre contributes to Edge magazine: "Management masterclass: managing risk"
The Risk Centre's Professor Danny Ralph, Michelle Tuveson and Ruth Whaley are quoted in Edge magazine's article on why risk assessment and management is an absolute business essential.
The Wall Street Journal Europe reports on "The Human Dimension of Risk"
The Wall Street Journal Europe reports on the Centre for Risk Studies' 2nd Annual Meeting, at which academics, industry leaders and policy makers from the developed and developing worlds looked at how decision makers could improve their assessments of the risks their organisations face and how to cope with these in the future.
New research collaboration between Cambridge and Singapore
The Cambridge Centre for Risk Studies and Singapore Nanyang Technological University have created a partnership to explore the issues of understanding and modelling risks, within its mission for promoting societal and economic resilience.