B2B: Strategic Response to RiskB2B: Strategic Response to Risk

Program Design & Schedule

Morning and Afternoon Plenaries & Master Classes (all participants attend together):

During plenaries and master classes, participants will gather for interactive discussions on key topics our industry confronts.

On Monday, participants will:

  • Assess how today’s markets differ from those of 25 years ago and what this means for modern institutions. 
  • Better understand how drivers of excessive growth can build risk over time and lead institutions to be more vulnerable to crisis.
  • Analyze how levels of market maturity can signal when growth is excessive and devise strategies to balance risk management with institutional growth.

On Tuesday, participants will:

  • Discuss the importance of client centric product design and service delivery. 
  • Begin working in separate concentrations.

On Wednesday and Thursday, participants will:

  • Explore never before seen longitudinal data from several digital deployments and discuss digital finance as it relates to agriculture. Also, learn from leaders of other industries who have experienced, and excelled in, highly competitive markets.
  • Continue working in specialized concerntrations.

On Friday, participants will: 

  • Return to plenaries to discuss the importance of risk management at the Board level, as well as how to prepare an institution to be innovation-ready. 

To gain a better understanding of the master classes, plenaries and concentrations, please refer to the course schedule grid.

In addition to the five-day executive education program, a closing celebration at Pinstripes in Georgetown is planned for early Friday evening.

Finally, participants will have the opportunity to participate in extracurricular group outings to explore the many unique historic, artistic and recreational sites around Washington, D.C.


Boulder Institute of Microfinance

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Syracuse, New York 13202, USA
+1 (315) 760-3091


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