ABOUT 600 'RISK IT' IN CANADAPosted On: Sep. 21, 1997 12:00 AM CST
TORONTO-About 600 people attended the Canadian Risk & Insurance Management Society's conference held Sept. 7-10 at the Royal York hotel in Toronto.
Tina Gardiner, insurance manager at Hertz Canada in Tor-onto, served as chair for the conference, which featured the slogan "Risk It."
At an awards luncheon held Sept. 9, Barry Shakespeare, manager-risk management for Westcoast Energy Inc. in Vancouver, British Columbia, was awarded the Donald M. Stuart Award for outstanding contributions to the field of risk management in Canada. Mr. Stuart presented the award himself.
Next year's conference will take place Oct. 4-7 in Calgary, Alberta.
For more information, call 416-253-1888.