8th Annual

Federal Enterprise Risk Management Summit

ERM: Expectations, Results, Momentum


Understanding, meeting and exceeding evolving expectations in the pursuit of sustainable enterprise risk management


George Mason School of Business Executive Education, in partnership with The Association for Federal Enterprise Risk Management (AFERM), invites you to attend a two-day summit on Federal Enterprise Risk Management.

Confirmed Speakers: 

  • The Honorable John Koskinen, Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service
  • The Honorable David Mader, Controller, Office of Management and Budget
  • Dr. Nancy Potok, Deputy Director and Chief Operating Officer, U.S Census Bureau
  • Chris Mihm, Managing Director, Strategic Issues, Government Accountability Office
  • Robert Hirth, Chairman, Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission
  • Admiral (Ret.) Thad Allen, EVP, Booz, Allen, Hamilton


REGISTER NOW! We are close to capacity!  A waiting list will be made available once we reach capacity.  Please call 703-993-8006 to be added to the waiting list.

AFERM Members* receive a discount!  Not an AFERM member?  Click here to join and enjoy an AFERM member discount by using your AFERM Membership number when registering. 

Draft Agenda:  Day 1, Day 2

After attending the summit, participants will:

  • Understand the broad requirements for effective Federal ERM
  • Learn the elements and actions required to develop an ERM
  • Learn about implementing a controls-based approach to ERM
  • Understand ERM and Change Management
  • Understand advancement of professional development and ERM certification

Registration Includes: program, materials, light breakfast, lunch, coffee breaks, and a certificate of completion with 12 CPE Credits (NASBA approved).

Cancellation Policy:  Attendees must cancel within 48 hours prior to the start of the summit in order to receive a full refund.  No exceptions.  Substitutions are accepted but please let us know prior to the start of the summit.

Registration does not include lodging. There are several hotels in the area if you plan on staying overnight. Possible choices are the Westin Arlington Gateway and the Hilton Garden Inn which are just one metro stop away from campus.

George Mason University Information for Employee Training Documents can be found here.

Geornasbatransparentge Mason University School of Business 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 cred it. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors website.

CPE Credit Forms need to be completed and turned in at the time of the event. Forms will not be accepted after the event is over. Please only initial for those sessions that you attended.

* If you do not know your AFERM membership number please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. directly.

George Mason University School of Business

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