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A Creative Approach to Risk Management: The Robson Risk Management Model

January 16, 2018
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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Graduate Minneapolis
615 Washington Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414


The Robson Risk Management Model is a holistic approach to risk management. The approach has five components: Personal Risk Perception; Risk Identification; Risk Assessment; Risk Strategies; and Risk Evaluation.

During this session, Dr. Linda M. Robson, Associate Professor in Endicott College's School of Hospitality Management will explain how this model connects each component to the other and how it creates seamless safety at your event. 

About our Expert:


Dr. Linda Robson is an Associate Professor at Endicott College in the School of Hospitality Management.  She worked as an event planner for over 20 years, planning events in New Zealand, Europe, the United States, and Canada.  In 2003 Linda returned to school and has a Master of Tourism Administration and a PhD.  Linda’s combination of experience and education has given her a unique perspective on the events industry.  She brings a practical, applied knowledge to her classroom, her speaking sessions, and to the events she plans.  Linda is a member of MPI and ILEA.  She has written articles, case studies, and book chapters, for both industry and academia, about risk management and the events industry.  She has spoken at ILEA Live, The Special Event, PCMA’s Annual Conference, EventWorld and MPI’s WEC.

Parking: Parking available at Washington Avenue Parking Ramp, located at 501 Washington Avenue SE. 

Cancellation/ Refund/ No-Show Policy:  Cancellations received by the office at least two business days prior to the event are eligible for a refund of the registration fee. No refunds will be provided for cancellations received fewer than two business days prior to the event. No-shows will be billed for any unpaid registration fees.

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