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Webinar: Emerging technologies and insurance fraud

Webinar date and time: Monday, January 13, 2014, 1:00-2:00pm ET

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Join us for this fascinating and educational webinar discussing two hot topics within technology and fraud investigations.

First up – hear from expert Jason Thomas on identity in the digital age. More than ever, validating digital or virtual identity is of paramount importance in preventing and investigating fraud. Jason will discuss how criminals are gaming the system to create identities to conduct fraud. Next, Patrick Truxillo with 4DD Software will discuss the use of technology and public records to reduce fraud and extract value from the disparate data systems that the typical government agency or insurance organization encounters.

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Webinar: all the world’s a game; how are you a player?

Webinar date and time: Monday, July 29, 2013, 2:00-3:00pm ET


Webinar Description

“Games aren’t for your kids anymore.” I’m sure you’ve heard it before, but do you truly embrace the idea? This month’s webinar will explain how game mechanics exist within your everyday life. This webinar will dive into what gaming looks like in 2013, glance at the scholars and entrepreneurs who extracted principles from these games, and review how
these principles can revolutionize education, the corporate world, and your everyday life.

About the Presenter

Katherine Sagona-Stophel will lead this discussion. Katherine is employed by Thomson Reuters Special Services as a government analyst. Focused on open source collection, Katherine specializes in understanding the power of crowd sourcing through social media applications, gaming, and mobile technologies in order to solve intelligence problems.

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Webinar: the power of crowdsourcing and its surge in society

Webinar date and time: Thursday, May 30, 2013, 2:00-3:00pm ET

 

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Description
Could social media really have discovered the Boston bomber suspects? Ever since Boston, the idea of crowdsourcing has surged to mainstream levels. This webinar will observe the positives and negatives of crowdsourcing using Boston as an example. We will look at other popular crowdsourcing use cases, such as the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) Red Balloon Challenge and Alternate Reality Games (ARGs). We will also uncover the most masterful creators and participants of crowdsourced ideas. 

About the Presenter
Katherine Sagona-Stophel will lead this discussion. Katherine is employed by Thomson Reuters Special Services as a government analyst. Focused on open source collection, Katherine specializes in understanding the power of crowd sourcing through social media applications, gaming, and mobile technologies in order to solve intelligence problems.

REGISTER HERE for this complimentary session.

How to attract customers and build community with storytelling

Storytelling is one of the most effective ways to connect emotionally with someone and sell your ideas, products and services. The temptation to use “marketing speak” while only communicating in buzzwords fails to fully express the human element. As a result, brands can struggle to develop deep connections and forge lasting relationships with their customers.

Luckily, Dave Kerpen is here to help. Register now for this complimentary best practices webinar to hear the CEO of Likeable Local, Chairman of Likeable Media, and New York Times bestselling author discuss how telling your company’s stories and those of your customers can help you turn clients into fans and attract new business. The webinar will cover a variety of topics including: (more…)

Webinar: social and background investigations – myths and realities

Webinar date and time: Monday, April 22, 2013, 2:00-3:00pm ET


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Webinar Description

The use of social media to evaluate potential applicants for employment is a burgeoning industry. Many private companies and some government organizations have implemented processes to view and use data derived from applicants’ social media accounts to determine suitability for employment. This webinar will speak to the types of use cases and associated pitfalls where social media is a factor in employment decisions.

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Join our webinar on impacts for Fund Managers and Administrators

IFRS

The end of Q1, 2013 brings its own form of D-Day for the investment funds industry: Data Day. For it is on this date that International Financial Reporting Standards 13 Fair Value Measurement (IFRS 13) becomes effective. The aim of IFRS 13 is to introduce a consistent global definition of fair value, along with enhanced disclosures for how fair value is measured.

Please join us on Thursday, February 28th at 10:00am EST for an insightful web seminar at which experts from Ernst & Young and Thomson Reuters will discuss the impacts of IFRS on Fund Managers and Administrators’ operations and infrastructure. We’ll also explore alignment with the Fair Value Hierarchy when investing in illiquid assets and complex instruments.

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Webinar – the weaponization of mobile technology

Monday, February 25, 2013, 2:00-3:00pm ET
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Webinar Description

In this webinar, participants will learn how mobile technology can cause physical harm (and in some cases death) from the electronic manipulation of personal medical devices to the modification of electronic road signs. We will review the technologies and capabilities needed to harm others. Lastly, we will offer ways to mitigate the challenge that mobile devices bring to traditional physical crimes like murder.

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Webinar – burning media

Monday, January 28, 2013, 2:00-3:00pm ET
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Webinar Description

This webinar will help you understand the upcoming trend of temporary, disposable online media and its potential for illicit use. “Burning media” will focus on Snapchat – a mobile chat application that shortly deletes pictures after they
are sent – as well as other disposable media, such as the upcoming Facebook Poke and disposable phone number applications. Additionally, we will go over potential uses for these new mediums and understand how truly “disposable” some of these mediums are.

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Investment Management fall event series

This fall, don’t miss out on our complimentary event series. This season’s powerful line-up of industry experts will include a host of insightful topics, exclusive content and analysis to help you get ahead of the game and a jump-start on 2013. From in person events to online webinars and webcasts, you’ll get that extra edge to get your ideas to market faster.

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Investment Banking State of Affairs Webcast

Opportunities, drivers, and competitive dynamics shaping global investment banking. 

We’re delighted to offer you the opportunity to attend a live webcast event on Tuesday June 12th at 10am EDT, 1400 GMT, 1500 BST.

Delivered by our partners from Freeman Consulting, the webinar will focus on their Investment Banking State of Affairs 2012 Q1 report which reviews the opportunities, drivers, and competitive dynamics shaping 2012’s global investment banking market, including:

  • The effect of turbulent macroeconomic conditions on investment banking activity and fee pools
  • Banks’ diverging strategies to adapt to the new competitive landscape
  • The potential impact of Basel III on IB deal activity and competition

Please register for the event here.