2008 Risk, Insurance & Safety Management Conference

Sunday, October 26 (12am) - Wednesday, October 29, 2008 (1am US/Eastern)
Hilton Oceanfront Resort
23 Ocean Lane [map]
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928-5121

Updates and enhances the knowledge of executives responsible for safety, risk management, insurance, workers' compensation, general liability, employee and customer accident claims and OSHA compliance.

Thanks to our generous sponsors! Please visit their website for additional information:
• AON Risk Services
• The Matworks
• McGriff, Seibels & Williams
• Medcor
• Shoes for Crews
• Spill Magic
• SR Max Slip Resistant Shoes
• Wortham & Sons
• Zurich Insurance

Related Web Pages and Sites:
MAKE HOTEL RESERVATIONS ONLINE HERE (Please use group/convention code: RIS)
FMI Travel Discounts

Related Files:

Risk Flyer, Conference and Vendor Court Registration Form
Risk Conference BROCHURE (click here to download)

Registration Includes:

All meeting materials, continental breakfasts, coffee breaks, lunches and receptions. Fee does not include your hotel accommodations.

Who Should Attend:

Supermarket risk managers, distribution center risk managers, financial, human resources, safety, and insurance executives, industry engineers, front-end systems engineers, and/or anyone interested in protecting company assets. (Closed to the press.)

Meeting Attire:

Casual attire is suggested for all activities. For the comfort of all attendees, the meeting rooms will be smoke free.

Registration Fees:

These fees are available through 10/21/2008
Name Price
FMI Retailer/Wholesaler Member $795.00  
FMI Retailer/Wholesaler Member Group (3+ from same company) $745.00  
FMI Associate Member $1,125.00  
Non-Member Registration $1,350.00  


Special Events

Name Price Available To
Vendor Court Table Registration  
     Fee for Vendor Court Table Registration $500.00   Domestic Ret./Whslr.
Canadian Ret./Whslr.
International Ret./Whslr.
Association Council
Associate Member (2005 or earlier)
Silver Level Membership
Association Partner
Industry Partner
Strategic Partner
Affiliate Partner

Cancellation and Other Policies:

Please notify registrar Bonnie Cobbs in writing by email to bcobbs@fmi.org or fax 202-220-0830. A full refund is granted when a cancellation is received prior to October 10, 2008. A 60% refund is granted if cancellation is received by October 17, 2008. No refund if notification is received after October 17, 2008.

Is Media Allowed?


Continuing Education Information:

The Food Marketing Institute is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417. Website: www.nasba.org.

The 2008 FMI Risk, Insurance and Safety Management Conference is a “group-live” event at the advanced course level and no advanced preparation is required. Prerequisites: Previous experience in Risk, Insurance and Human Resources in a supermarket environment. Attendance at the entire conference earns a total of 19.0 CPE credits. 5.5 CPE credits in the Personnel/HR field of study and 13.5 CPE credits in the Personal Development field of study. For more information regarding CPE administrative policies, please contact Cliff Pratt (cpratt@fmi.org or 202.220.0828).

General Hotel Information:

FMI does not arrange hotel accommodations; please make room reservations at the Hilton Oceanfront Resort (800-445-8667)and be sure to mention the FMI Risk Conference. A block of sleeping rooms ($169.00) will be held at the Hilton Oceanfront Resort until Friday, October 3, 2008. Reservation requests received after this cutoff date will be confirmed on an availability basis.

Be sure to identify yourself as an attendee of the FMI Risk, Insurance and Safety Management Conference to receive the special rate.