Last Updated 16-February-2001
This site is dedicated to promote the adoption of risk management
for project management and process improvement. With RiskDRIVER,
risk management users and providers will share their experience
and best practices in the appliance of project risk management.
BELRIM. Belgian Risk Management Association
In a world of rapid and multiple technological, political and
economical change, BELRIM's task is to promote those conditions
which should increase the development of risk management.
SIRM. Swiss Association of Insurance and Risk Managers
The objective of SIRM is promoting the development of professionals
about Assurance and Risk Management.
Project Management Institute Risk Management Specific
This organization is a specific interest group chartered by the
Project Management Institute, inc. PMI is a nonprofit professional
organization dedicated to advancing the state-of-the-art of project
Software Engineering Institute (SEI)
The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) is a federally funded
research and development center sponsored by the U.S. Department
of Defense through the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense
for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics.
RISKMail is an online forum for people with significant professional
and/or research interests in the field of Risk Management and
Resources for Risk Management, Safety, and Insurance Professionals
Global Association of Risk Professionals
The Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) is a not-for-profit,
independent organization of financial risk management practitioners
and researchers. GARP is now a diverse international association
of professionals from a variety of backgrounds and organizations
who share a common interest in the field.
Center for Risk Management and Insurance Research
Center for Risk Management and Insurance Research at the J. Mack
Robinson College of Business Administration, Georgia State University.
Established in 1969, the Center for RMI Research the Center studies
and disseminates information trends and issues in the broadly
defined areas of insurance and risk management.
IFRIMA (International Federation of Risk and Insurance Management
The International Federation of Risk and Insurance Management
Associations (IFRIMA) promotes the advancement of risk management
and its use through education and interaction.
AMRAE (Association pour le Management des Risques et des Assurances
Created in 1993, AMRAE, the Risk and Corporate Insurance Management
Association, is a body governed by the 1901 Law relating to non-profit
organisations.It brings together approximately 350 risk manager
members, who give their services to the association on a voluntary
basis, and who represent over 200 public and private French companies.
AIRMIC (Association of Insurance and Risk Managers)
AIRMIC is the UK's sole organisation dedicated to the wide-ranging
interests of all professionals practicing or responsible for
insurance and risk management. AIRMIC was founded in 1963 as
the Association of Insurance Managers in Industry and Commerce.
Western Risk and Insurance Association
Promote education and research in the field of Risk Management
A standards Australia portal about Risk Management. This site
is part of the Standards Australia group. Articles about risk
Management can be downloaded. It containts information about
products, communities and faq's too. It shows a vision of how
Risk Managemnt is carried on in Australia.
FERMA (Federation of European Risk Management Associations)
FERMA exists to widen and raise the culture of Risk Management
throughout Europe to its members and to the risk management and
insurance community. It achieves its aims by promotion and raising
awareness of risk management through the media, by information
sharing, educational and research projects.
Society for Risk Analysis
The Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) provides an open forum for
all those who are interested in risk analysis. Risk analysis
is broadly defined to include risk assessment, risk characterization,
risk communication, risk management, and policy relating to risk.
They consider threats from physical, chemical, and biological
agents and from a variety of human activities as well as natural
events. Their membership is multidisciplinary and international.
Palisade is the premiere source for software and books in Risk
Analysis, Decision analysis, Optimization, Forecasting, ...
@risk Software lets you see all possible outcomes when making
critical decision .
· Managerial Statistics
Albright, Wright, and Zappe
· Decisions Involving Uncertainty: An @ RISK Tutorial
for the Petroleum Industry
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· Simulation Modeling and Analysis
Averill M. Law & W. David Kelton
· Risk Analysis: A Quantitative Guide
· Decision Making Under Uncertainty Using RISKOptimizer
· Modeling for Learning Organizations
Morecroft, J. & Sternman, J. ed.
· Practical Risk Assessment for Project Management
A high technology company focused toward introducing Project
Risk Management discipline to your organization on a long-standing
and mutually rewarding basis.
Coblands Consulting: Reducing Project Management Risk
Coblands Consulting offers specialist services in Project Risk
Management.This page provides informationa about Risk Management
into the project, principles, elements, Risk Assessment, when
to use project risk Management ... Besides, it has the possibility
of a chatrisk.
Certified Knowledge & Innovation Management Professional
CKIMPS is a non-profit international organization devoted to
the development of communities of practice and interest for Certified
Knowledge and Innovation Management Professionals. CKIMPS provides
the technical and organizational infrastructure for communities
of practice to share observations, insights, and lessons learned
with each other electronically or physically.
The European Knowledge Management Forum
The European Knowledge Management Forum is an open and free forum
which accepts members from both within and outside the European
indistinctly. The common link between members is an interest
activities advancing the state-of-the-art in knowledge management.
With over 1000 people in the training program, eKC offers a combination
of Knowledge and Innovation Management Certification Training.
The certification Program is a combination of face-to-face classes
and e-learning courses. The program is overseen by the KM Certification
Board (KMCB), a member of the National Organization of Competency
Assurance, and affiliated with the Knowledge and Innovation Management
Professional Society (KIMPS) - the largest KM professional society
in the world.
It is An Intelligent Enterprise Community where you can find
information about everything related to Knowledge Management:
resources, books, events, forums, papers, news,..
Angoss is a Data Mining Solutions at the Intersection of the
Warehouse and the Web
Corporate Knowledge Management Survey
Interesting Links to groups, projects, initiatives about Corporate
IS website of the european commission
Information Society Technologies. New Methods of Work and Electronic
Commerce : Corporate Knowledge Management
SAS Institute and Intraspect Partner to Provide Corporate Knowledge-Sharing
Connected is an initiative of e-news, a small company based in
General Information about Knowledge Management
Dashe & Thomson
Dashe & Thomson, Inc., is a full service Corporate Knowledge
development company. They specialize in the design and development
of online knowledge systems, including internet and intranet
applications, online help, training, and online or paper-based
CORMA. Corporate Knowledge Management
Practical Methods and Tools for Corporate Knowledge Management.
Sharing and Capitalising Engineering Know-How in the Concurrent
Enterprise. They carry out the CORMA project with the following
-Reports about industrial knowledge management practice and barriers
evaluations of existing tools and methods
-A software platform with four modules for rapid knowledge management
The International Society of Parametric Analysts (ISPA)
ISPA is a professional society dedicated to the improvement and
promotion of parametric cost modeling techniques and methodologies
and the related fields of risk analysis, econometrics, design-to-cost,
technology forecasting, and management. A Parametric Estimating
Handbook can be found in
http://www.ispa-cost.org/PEIWeb/toc.htm. . It contains information
about Data Collection and Analysis, Cost Estimating Relationships
(CERs), Company-Developed Models, Commercial Software Models,
Technical Evaluation of Parametrics,...
Automated Cost Estimating Integrated Tools (ACEIT)
It is a revolutionary, automated architecture and framework
for cost estimating and other analysis tasks. It is a generic,
flexible, Windows-based system for estimating virtually any task
on any type of a project. ACEIT is an integrated tool suite of
several software products specifically designed for the cost
ACEIT has several integrated tools that provide the following
- Database development, search, and retrieval (ACDB)
- Statistical analysis (CO$TAT)
- Knowledge Base development (AIM)
- Estimate and model creation and documentation (ACE)
- Risk analysis (ACE/RI$K)
- Cost engineering & interfaces with other tools (ACEIT Executive)
SOCIETY OF COST ESTIMATING AND ANALYSIS
SCEA is A Non-Profit Organization dedicated to improving cost
estimating and analysis in government and industry and enhancing
the professional competence and achievements of its members.
It contains a Glossary of cost estimating too.
· Managing Risky Projects: The STAR Process.
Evin J. Stump P.E.
· Software LCCE Costs: A "Bad News" Forecast
Produced By Cost Analysts, Or Now That We Have The Bad News,
What Are We Going To Do About It?. Don Taylor and Al Dopita
· Fuzzy Numbers As A Tool For Measuring Imprecision
In Cost Estimating: A Pragmatic Implementation Example.
· APICS: The Performance Advantage, "AliahTHINK!"
April 1998, Kapp, Karl M.
· APICS: The Performance Advantage, "A Tool
for Forecasting and Risk Analysis"
January 1994, pp. 60-63, Goldwater, Paul M. and Fogarty, Timothy
Decision Support Systems Resources
DSSResources.COM (Decision Support Systems Resources) is a web-based
knowledge repository. The mission of the site is to help people
who are nterested in learning about how to use information technologies
and software to improve decision making. The target audience
is IS professionals, IS students, managers interested in MIS
and academics in MIS/DSS. You can find papers, FAQ, links,..
Also an introductory hyperbook
by D.J. Power about dss can be found,
Group Decision Support System
GDSS is a Washington, DC-based management consulting firm with
expertise in decision-making technologies and group collaborative
planning. Our staff is comprised of recognized experts in strategic
planning, organizational modeling, performance metrics and the
integration of work group technology with organizational business
Decision Support System Limited
Decision Support Systems Limited is an information technology
company which focuses on the supply, implementation and support
of solutions to large corporations in the following application
areas: Sales and Marketing Systems, Data Warehousing , Financial
Analysis & Consolidation, Planning & Optimising systems
Future Lines of User Interfaces Decision Support (FLUIDS)
FLUIDS is a project in the Telematics Engineering sector of the
Telematics Applications Programme managed by the European Commission
(DG XIII ). The project aims to provide a software environment
for building intelligent interfaces for decision support systems
by using reusable building blocks (adaptable to the requirements
of different systems and users) and a methodology for designing
and developing interface models. This software environment will
be tested with two real-time traffic management systems currently
operating in Barcelona and Turin.
Project Management Institute
Since its founding in 1969, Project Management Institute (PMI®)
has grown to be the organization of choice for project management
nearly 70,000 members worldwide, PMI® is the leading nonprofit
association in the area of Project Management. PMI establishes
Project Management standards, provides seminars, educational
programs and professional certification that more and more organizations
desire for their project leaders.
International Project Management Association
The International Project Management Association is a non-profit,
Swiss registered organisation, with a Secretarial office based
in the United Kingdom. Its function is to be the prime promoter
of project management internationally, through its membership
network of national project management associations around the
world. Additionally it has many individual members, people and
companies, as well as co-operative agreements with related organisations
world-wide, to give it a truly world-wide influence.
Association for Project Management
The Association is fast growing and committed to an energetic
programme of activities to help Project Managers and others involved
or interested in Project Management to progress their professional
careers and to further develop professionalism in Project Management.
Spanish Society of Project Management (AEPM)
Its objective is to develop and promote the role of Project Manager
in the Spanish Society
Portail de la communaité des managers de projets.
It contains information about Formation (masters, courses), State-of-the-art,
events, publications, etc... about project management.
The World's Most Comprehensive Source of Information on Executive
and Senior Management Courses. Details of 2050 education, training
and development courses from 275 Schools in over 65 countries.
The Project Management Forum
The PMFORUM provides instant access to world-wide project management
information. It includes a section called "Vendor's Market
Here, you can find software products from several companies about
project management, risks,...
The Project Manager Today
Project Manager Today, is the leading project magazine seen each
month by some 15,000 managers. It provides a monthly news and
project management together with case studies, in-depth articles
and software reviews
Elsevier Science has become the undisputed market leader in the
dissemination of literature covering the broad spectrum of scientific
endeavors. Working with the world's most respected scientists
and researchers, Elsevier Science has set a high standard for
quality. Its publications are written and edited by international
scholars with excellent technical and scientific credentials,
and wide research and teaching experience in their fields. Some
journals are the followings:
* European Management Journal
* Information and Management
* Decision Support Systems
* International Journal of Project Management
* Industrial Marketing Management