Summary of June 2017 ERM Workshop: Beyond Compliance, Driving Organizational Value

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.

COSO Issues Important Update to ERM Framework

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…)

2017 AFERM Summit: “Early Bird” Registration is Now Open

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…)

AFERM / AGA ERM Workshop: Beyond Compliance, Driving Organizational Value

The Association for Federal Risk Management (AFERM) and the Association of Government Accountants (AGA) are hosting a joint morning workshop on June 7th, 2017. The workshop will include presentations as well as facilitated table group work. The intent of the workshop is to provide participants with practical insight to help meet the new ERM requirements (more…)

AFERM Announces 2017 Board of Directors

WASHINGTON, DC, December 8, 2016 — The Association for Federal Enterprise Risk Management (AFERM) announced its newly elected Board of Directors for Fiscal 2017. The announcement was made at the conclusion of AFERM’s highly successful 9th annual Federal Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Summit which assembled over 460 Federal ERM professionals from across the public and (more…)

AFERM Announces Updated 2016 Summit Presenters and Break-Out Sessions

AFERM announced an updated agenda, featured speakers, and break-out session topics for its 2016 Summit, to be held November 7-8, 2016.  Register now: http://business.gmu.edu/erm2016/. “Early bird” pricing ends Sunday, October 23, 2016. Featured Speakers: Dave Mader – Controller of the U.S. Office of Management & Budget (OMB) Robert Hirth, Chairman of the Committee of the Sponsoring Organizations (more…)

Mader, Philbin and Hirth to Present at AFERM 2016 Summit

AFERM is continuing the tradition of attracting leaders from all across the ERM community to share insights, experiences, and ideas at its annual Summit.  The first three plenary session speakers for the November 7-8, 2016 event have just been announced. Dave Mader, the Controller of the United States from the Office of Management & Budget (more…)

AFERM Board Nominations for FY17-19 Now Open

The AFERM Nominating Committee is soliciting expressions of interest for nominations for the following AFERM Board positions: President-Elect (for a 3-year term on the Board: 1 year as President-Elect, 1 year as President, and 1 year as Immediate Past President) Treasurer-Elect (for a 3-year term on the Board: 1 year as Treasurer-Elect and 2 years as Treasurer) Two (2) Vice-Presidents (for a 3-year term) Please (more…)