February 3, 2020

Sophisticated cyber-attacks: a case study

Cyber-attacks are something of a nightmare risk for most of our Members. Unfortunately, one of our own, the Australian National University, recently fell victim to a […]
February 3, 2020

Bushfire risks

In the light of the ongoing bushfire crisis throughout Australia, we would like to remind our Members of the risks to the higher education sector posed […]
December 10, 2019

CEO Connect #5: Looking back at 2019

April 29, 2019

Reputation risk is on the rise – are you managing yours effectively? Emerging Risk Report: Issue 80

Reputation risk is bigger, more frequent, and more far reaching today. A recent survey of US institutions showed that a significant majority of colleges and universities […]
February 28, 2019

6 ways to protect your Emergency Alert System (EAS): Issue 79

Have you sufficiently protected your databases, prepared for a hack, included it in your disaster planning exercises, and informed new personnel or students about identifying false […]
February 13, 2019

Changing Global Relationships: Risk or Opportunity for Higher Education? Issue 78

There are some things that none of us want to occur. Risks that, even if they don’t affect us directly, we hope will not come about. But we […]
March 21, 2019

Member Matters Issue #1, 2019

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March 4, 2019

Member Matters Issue #5, 2018

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October 26, 2018

Member Matters Issue #4, 2018

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December 12, 2018

Building Risk Assessment and Resilience Guideline

Buildings are critical to the ongoing operation of university functions as they house the activities which are at the core of learning, research, and administration. This […]
December 12, 2018

Twenty-Three Opportunities for Improved CE Management

2017-18 was not a vintage year, in fact it was annus horribilis so far as research spoilage losses were concerned. It was the year where what could happen – did happen. The […]
December 11, 2018

Root Cause Analysis (RCA): The ‘Five Whys’ Method

Introduction Incidents, near–misses, and system failures happen for a reason. Understanding the contributing factors and root cause, then implementing counter-measures or process improvements, is the key to preventing future incidents and possible losses. Losses materialise in many […]
October 11, 2017

Unimutual Conference 2017 – Day 2

A sign of success at any conference is the production of materials which are useful resources after the conference is over. By that measure, the 2017 […]
October 11, 2017

Unimutual Conference 2017 – Day 1

A sign of success at any conference is the production of materials which are useful resources after the conference is over. By that measure, the 2017 […]
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