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IRMI Energy Risk & Insurance Conference To Feature Hank Watkins of Lloyd’s North America

Release Date: Nov 15, 2017

Dallas, TXInternational Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI®), is pleased to announce our distinguished keynote speaker for the IRMI Energy Risk & Insurance Conference (ERIC), to be held March 6–7, 2018, in Houston.

On Tuesday, March 6, join us for the Opening General Session, featuring Hank Watkins, president of Lloyd’s North America. Mr. Watkins is responsible for Lloyd’s operations and market development activities in the United States and Canada, including offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Frankfort (Kentucky), Los Angeles, Montreal, New York, Toronto, and the US Virgin Islands.

As an industry leader with a premier market and more than 30 years of experience in the insurance industry, Mr. Watkins brings a wealth of knowledge on emerging risks and the insurance industry. He will share his unique insights on how recent and future global catastrophes will impact the economy and how insurance will continue to play a key role in enhancing risk mitigation and improving economic resilience to catastrophes.

For more information on the IRMI Energy Risk & Insurance Conference, please visit

About IRMI:

Since 1978, International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI), has been the premier authority and educator for risk management, insurance, and legal professionals. IRMI simplifies the management of risk by publishing resources for technical content and providing continuing education, certifications, and conferences. For more information, visit

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