Call for Papers: Conference on Risk Culture - 22 March 2018

15 December 2017

At this conference researchers and practitioners (primarily from Europe) will discuss current research on risk management (with a focus on risk culture) and best practices of risk management.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • Methods for assessing/measuring Risk Culture
  • Approaches for effectively changing Risk Culture
  • Influence of Behavioral Risk Management on Risk Culture
  • Links between Risk Strategy and Risk Culture
  • Implications on Risk Governance (3 lines of defense)
  • Risk Mitigation strategies in light of Risk Culture
  • Financial incentives versus social reward

We welcome both, academic and applied research.

Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Günter Franke, Konstanz University
Prof. Dr. Thomas Kaiser, Goethe University and KPMG
Dr. Carsten Lehr, Federal Republic of Germany-Finance Agency
Prof. Dr. Mark Wahrenburg, Goethe University

If you wish to submit a paper, please email an abstract and the paper, if available, as separate PDF files to The deadline for submitting papers is December 15, 2017. Only electronic submissions will be considered. Acceptance to the Program will be confirmed by January 9, 2018.

Travel expenses of speakers from academia within Europe will be covered upon request.

The conference fee is EUR 50 for academics and EUR 100 for practitioners. Presenters are exempt from the conference fee.

Should you have any administrative questions about the conference, please contact the CFS Office (info(at) Please direct other questions to the main conference organizer Thomas Kaiser (kaiser(at)

Call for papers in PDF.

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