Ori LahavIAPCO President - VP Client & Operations
Kenes Group, Israel
Jan TonkinManaging Director
The Conference Company
Risk and Crisis Management
On completion of this course, you will be aware of the potential risks and crises you are likely to be exposed to in your project management role. You will be equipped with the tools for framing risks and crises and be able to mitigate these. You will be ready to manage a situation should plans turn into action.
What will I learn?
1. Exposure to risk and crisis
2. Effective risk management
3. Planning responses to risks
4. Planning responses to crises
IAPCO President - VP Client & Operations, Kenes Group, Israel Ori Lahav joined Kenes in 2013 as AVP Marketing, bringing more than 15 years of marketing experience to the management team. Ori’s expertise includes implementing marketing strategies, ATL/BTL and leading digital campaigns in online/social media channels. He began his career in the communications industry, where he held marketing positions at Internet, voice and mobile telecom providers. This was followed by a senior role in the automotive sector with a start-up that raised US$ 900M to manufacture electric cars. After 4 years in the company, Ori moved to managing the Client Accounts & Operations unit. In the beginning of 2017, Ori also became an IAPCO Council Member (IAPCO – the International Association of Professional Congress Organisers). Ori holds a BA in Statistics from the University of Haifa and an MBA from the University of Derby, UK.
Jan Tonkin is the founder and Managing Director of The Conference Company, the only accredited member of IAPCO in New Zealand. Formed in 1990, The Conference Company is today one of Australasia’s most reputable PCOs, with 35 staff, offices in three cities in New Zealand as well as one in Sydney, Australia. Jan has more than 25 years’ experience managing conferences, exhibitions and awards programmes in Britain, New Zealand and Australia. She is IAPCO Immediate Past President, and Chair of the Association’s Training Academy. She is a frequent speaker at IAPCO EDGE Seminars, including EDGE, EDGE Advanced and Bespoke EDGE, throughout Asia and worldwide.