Willis Towers Watson to Feature Expanded Global Platform and Services at RIMS 2016

ARLINGTON, Va., March 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, will showcase its expanded global platform and services at the upcoming Risk & Insurance Management Society (RIMS) 2016 Annual Conference and Exhibition in San Diego, April 10 – 13. North America’s largest event in the property & casualty industry, the RIMS conference brings together thousands of risk management professionals and insurance experts for educational, networking and business opportunities.

Willis Towers Watson’s theme for this year’s conference — Insights and Solutions That Unlock Your Full Potential — will be supported by our conference program, which will showcase our unique perspective across talent, assets and ideas to help organizations unlock potential to turn risk into growth. Willis Towers Watson subject matter experts will be participating in a variety of formal educational sessions during the conference. Additionally, the Willis Towers Watson hub will feature custom content, services and solutions that deliver insights across a range of risks including property & casualty, cyber, financial and executive risk as well as health care, environmental, political, terror and human capital risk, and more. Highlights include:

RIMS education sessions
Senior Executive Forum (INS012) — Todd Jones, Co-Leader of North America, Willis Towers Watson

The New Normal: Most Employees Are Nonexempt and None Are Independent Contractors (LGL011) — Adeola Adele, EVP, EPL Product Leader and Cyber Thought Leader, Willis Towers Watson

10 Things You Need to Know About Doing Business in Africa (EMR009) — Geoffrey Peters, Managing Director, International, Willis Towers Watson

Cyberterrorism: Protecting Critical Infrastructure (CRM009) — Wendy Peters, VP, Terrorism Practice Leader, Willis Towers Watson

Technology Industry Session: New Risks and Seizing Opportunities (IND009) — Holly Daley, SVP, Complex Risk and Tech/Media/Telecom Practice, Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson-hosted events
Emerging Trends and Opportunities for the Financial Services Industry, featuring John Haley, CEO, Willis Towers Watson, and Dominic Casserley, President and Deputy CEO, Willis Towers Watson

Connecting the Dots: Cyber-Risk Management for Tomorrow,
moderated by Anthony Dagostino, EVP, Cyber/E&O Practice Leader, FINEX, Willis Towers Watson

Risk Evolution in Asia: China, Singapore, Vietnam and Myanmar,
featuring Lincoln Pan, Head of Greater China, Willis Towers Watson, and Simon Weaver, Head of Singapore, Willis Towers Watson

Women’s Leadership Luncheon: Charismatic Communication — The Art of Managing Your Message, featuring guest speaker Emily Donahoe-O’Keefe and Christine LaSala, Chair, North America, Willis Towers Watson

Alternative Risk Transfer: Creating Solutions for Risks That Are Not Transferable in the Traditional Market, led by Marc Paasch, Head of Alternative Risk Transfer Solutions, and Risk and Analytics Sales Leader, Willis Towers Watson

Talent, Culture and Risk: The Next Frontier, featuring John Bremen, Human Capital and Benefit Leader, North America, Willis Towers Watson, and Jacki Bassani, HR Software Leader, North America, Willis Towers Watson

“We are excited to debut our expanded platform and engage with the risk management community at this important conference,” said Todd Jones, co-leader, North America, Willis Towers Watson. “In today’s interconnected world, organizations face evolving and escalating risks that demand innovative risk management solutions. With our integrated approach to client solutions, sophisticated analytical tools and expanded global footprint, we stand ready to help clients unlock their potential and turn risk into growth,” he added.

We invite delegates to join us at the following venues:

Willis Towers Watson hub in the San Diego Convention Center, Ballroom 6, 2nd floor

Willis Towers Watson booth (#2135) on the trade show floor

Willis Towers Watson cocktail reception on Monday, April 11, at the House of Blues

For a full list of sessions and events, visit Willis Towers Watson at RIMS.

Visitors can follow Willis Towers Watson’s participation and coverage of RIMS 2016 via Twitter @WTWrisk and on the Willis Towers Watson Wire blog.

About Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 39,000 employees in more than 120 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com.

Media contact Colleen McCarthy +1 212 915 8307 colleen.mccarthy@willistowerswatson.com

Source:Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company