As ERM continues to grow in importance in the federal government, and builds upon the Office of Management and Budget’s 2016 update of Circular No. A-123, it becomes critical that ERM professionals are knowledgeable so that they can provide value to their organizations. You now have the opportunity to be at the forefront of ERM (more…)
WASHINGTON, DC (April 4, 2018) — Nine in 10 members (90%) recently responding to a survey by the Association for Federal Enterprise Risk Management (AFERM) indicate the development of a Risk Profile substantively increases awareness for and discussion of risks within their agencies. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Circular A-123, “Management’s Responsibility for Enterprise (more…)
RIMS to Add Federal Government Risk Management Micro-Credential for the RIMS-CRMP Certification NEW YORK (February 26, 2018) — RIMS, the risk management society™, and the Association for Federal Enterprise Risk Management (AFERM) entered into an agreement to create a micro-credential for the RIMS-Certified Risk Management Professional (RIMS-CRMP) certification. The RIMS-CRMP-FED is being developed in response (more…)
On January 24th, 2018, AFERM hosted a networking event for AFERM members. The event included a presentation by Nandini Kini, Senior Director for ERM at Capital One. Nandini presented on how ERM is evolving in the private sector and shared some ERM leading practices and lessons learned from the private sector as well. Nandini Kini is an (more…)
AFERM announces its Officers for 2018. At the annual AFERM Summit in November, we ratified the new Board of Directors. With a membership of over 650 professionals, AFERM is the only organization that exclusively promotes and supports ERM in the federal sector. “I am very excited to take the helm of AFERM and look forward (more…)
AFERM’s Annual ERM Summit is the premiere event for federal ERM practitioners and leaders to network, share best practices, and learn about helpful and actionable ideas you can implement within your organization. If you missed the event or want to review some of the presentations you saw, many of them are now available for download.
In June, AFERM partnered with AGA to present the 2017 ERM Workshop: Beyond Compliance, Driving Organizational Value. More than 150 federal professionals participated in this forum, to share progress and best practices related to using ERM to drive organizational value. This summary report shares the information discussed during this workshop.
The Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) released its highly anticipated ERM Framework: Enterprise Risk Management–Integrating with Strategy and Performance. This new document builds on its predecessor, Enterprise Risk Management–Integrated Framework, one of the most widely recognized and applied risk management frameworks in the world. The updated edition is designed to help (more…)
This poll is closed, see results & comments below! Rank each of the following categories of sample artifacts you would MOST like to see made available on AFERM’s Resource Library. Final rank order of Resources from Most Important to Least Important: Agency ERM Implementation Guides Agency Risk Profiles Agency ERM Case Studies ERM Performance Management (more…)
For those of you who have not experienced AFERM’s Annual ERM Summit before, it is the premier venue for the growing federal ERM community of practice and leaders to meet to network, share best practices, and learn about emerging risk management practices, strategic and tactical ideas you can consider and implement in your organization. This (more…)