It is a cost effective not-for-profit organisation that is funded by industry and is managed by a core team of professionals from the (re)insurance, industry. By utilising the expertise from each sector, the Lighthill Risk Network is in a unique position of being able to link its extensive academic knowledge to the research needs of industry.
By promoting personal contacts, the network provides the business community with a gateway into the latest knowledge and understanding of risk, while at the same time presenting the scientific community with opportunities to interact with industry. Targeting the latest developments in key areas of risk, and promoting the translation of knowledge between stakeholder communities, the Lighthill Risk Network exists to focus and facilitate business’ response to risk management.
The Network aims to facilitate innovation and thus success in science, in the financial services industry and in society as a whole by creating a dynamic network of contacts linking research to risk bearers and risk managers worldwide.
|Better knowledge of risk is vital to business, yet finding the time and resources within an organisation to identify, understand and act on the emerging key issues can be difficult. In addition, many challenges are more complex than one organisation can effectively deal with and collaboration gets scale and traction at a lower cost.
As a diverse community of interest, the Lighthill Risk Network represents a forum with which to approach policymakers, regulators, professional bodies and scientific institutions with the needs of its members.
| Access to a global bank of expertise in risk and risk management
Networking opportunities within the entire Financial Services Sector
Access to government agencies & data of interest and value to industry?
Exchange ideas with other experts in your field and beyond
Collaborate to publicise emerging themes, events and initiatives
Apply your research to help answer real-time problems and identify