Welcome to the Risk & Assurance Group

Free events and online services for communications risk and assurance professionals

RAG has organised events for comms professionals working in business assurance for longer than anyone else. Now we aim to become the biggest global provider of free information and advice through our international conferences and online services.

Take the 10-Minute Leakage Coverage Survey

The RAG leakage catalogue is the telecoms industry’s most comprehensive inventory of revenue and cost leakages, having been compiled by crowdsourcing insights from a range of the world’s top telcos. Now you can benchmark your telco’s coverage by completing a 10-minute survey based on the 25 categories in the full inventory. Take the survey here.

Next African Conference

Johannesburg Conference: 1-2 Oct 2019

RAG will return to South Africa and MTN for a second time, with the goal of repeating the success of the 2017 Joburg conference. African experts will come together to address the risks in this dynamic region … [continue]

Confirmed Speakers for RAG Johannesburg 2019


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Trial of Wangiri Blockchain Ledger

RAG, in partnership with Orillion, is creating a distributed database of numbers used in wangiri attacks using blockchain technology. Telcos and vendors who share their data will be able to access the collective ledger without charge. The first live trials involving multiple telcos have begun. To learn more, look here.

Future Events

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Past Presentations

Some Speakers from Previous RAG Events

RAG Speakers on Video

John Preston of Tesco Mobile shares his thoughts on mixing personalities within an RA team.
Atul Jain of TEOCO shares some witty insights about how to think differently.
You can find many more words of wisdom which were recorded at previous RAG conferences by visiting our video archive.

The archive includes:

- Simon Walsh of Telefónica UK
- Gina Pesheva of Deutsche Telekom
- Bernice DeMarco of BT
- Tony Poulos of DisruptiveAsia
- and more!