Managing Commodity Market and Financial Risk

April 14 – 16, 2020

Who should attend
  • Emerging and seasoned C-suite executives, directors, managers, and related positions such as Controller, Business Manager, Development Manager, or Product Manager with a desire to enhance risk management knowledge
  • Anyone facing commodity market risk including especially those in Food and Beverage, Food Processing/Manufacturing, Consumer Packaged Goods and Pet Food Firms
The Program
  • Interactive, intensive conference led by the Kansas State University Center for Risk Management Education and Research, Manhattan, KS
  • 2 ½ day programming customized to give you the knowledge and tools to understand and guide an effective commodity risk management program
  • Case study approach led by K-State faculty in collaboration with leading industry chief risk management executives, regulatory agencies, and market exchanges providing comprehensive hands-on learning of commodity market risk management tools and concepts
  • Opportunity to network with emerging executives from a variety of firms
Concepts Covered
  • Statistical tools quantifying risk and associated financial exposure
  • Hedging with futures and options: function, mechanics, and evaluating outcomes
  • Advanced hedging strategies using derivatives, swaps, and OTC products
  • Hedging accounting, financing, and regulatory compliance
  • Best practices for developing and administering a risk management plan
  • Essential components of an effective and sustainable risk management program
  • Conference activities begin the morning of April 14 and conclude after lunch on April 16, 2020
  • Hilton Garden Inn, Manhattan, KS
  • Selected sessions will be held on campus at Kansas State University
  • A block of rooms is reserved for the nights of April 13, 14, and 15 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Manhattan, KS. Click here to book!
  • $3,475.00
  • Includes breakfast, lunch, coffee, and snacks each day; networking social and dinner on April 15; electronic and paper copies of all conference materials
Register Here (choose Risk Management Education for Executives option)
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