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NAMIC Annual Convention - Where The Industry Comes Together, A NAMIC Event | September 27-30, 2015 | San Diego, Calif.

Topics and Speakers

The sessions and activities on this agenda are open to NAMIC members, convention attendees, and invited guests. Convention credentials are required to be worn at all times. Members of the press should contact NAMIC Public Affairs for a schedule of sessions and other activities that are open to media coverage.

“I thought the speakers for the sessions this year were exceptional.”

- Robert Raymer
Kansas Mutual Insurance Company

120th Annual Convention Speakers

Monday, Sept. 28, 2015 | 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

General Session Keynoter: Erik Wahl

Erik Wahl

Erik Wahl is an internationally recognized graffiti artist and a #1 best-selling author and entrepreneur. Pulling from his experiences as both a businessman and an artist, he has grown to become one of the most sought-after corporate speakers available today. Erik’s on-stage painting seamlessly becomes a visual metaphor to the core of his message, encouraging organizations toward profitability through innovations and superior levels of performance. His #1 best-selling business book, UNTHINK, has been hailed as THE blueprint for leveraging creativity to achieve superior levels of performance. He consults regularly as a business strategist for the largest corporations in the world including Disney, Microsoft, and FedEx as well as guest lecturing at TED and the prestigious London School of Business.

Erik Wahl,
Artist and Consultant on the Creative Process

Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

General Session Keynoter: Daniel Pink

Daniel Pink

Daniel H. Pink is the author of several provocative, bestselling books about the changing world of work – including the long running New York Times bestseller, A Whole New Mind: Why Right Brainers will Rule the Future, the #1 New York Times bestseller, Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us, and his latest book, To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others. In To Sell Is Human, Dan lays out the science for his counterintuitive insights, offering various studies and tools to make organizations more effective. His TED talk on the science of motivation is one of the most 20 most watched TED talks of all time. He also advises startups and Fortune 100 companies on talent, engagement and innovation

Daniel Pink,
Best-selling author

Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015 | 10:30 a.m. - 11:30a.m.

General Session Keynoter: Stuart Rothenburg

Stuart Rothenburg

For years, Stuart Rothenberg has embodied the rare ability to report on all the political happenings in the nation with unbiased clarity and non-partisan precision. His publication, The Rothenberg Political Report, is a biweekly newsletter that provides honest reporting and clear-eyed analysis of American elections – and the potential ramifications of those elections. Stuart Rothenberg captivates audiences with insightful, often humorous discussions about election results, the issues facing decision makers on Capitol Hill and the nature of politics itself.

Stuart Rothenberg
Political Analyst

Monday, September 28, 2015

Claims | 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
This session is required for those registered for PFMM Courses at Convention

PCC Advocacy Topic | 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

FMC Advocacy Topic – Insurance Regulatory Environment | 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media | 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

How to Develop a Successful Internship Program | 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Big Picture Loss Control Issues | 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Hot Topic in Insurance: What Drives People to Switch Carriers | 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Changing Demographics with Insureds | 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Cyber Security | 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Claims (continued) | 3:30 - 4:30 p.m
This session is required for those registered for PFMM Courses at Convention


Tuesday, September 29, 2015

(Almost) Everything You Wanted to Know About Date Warehouse But Were Afraid to Ask IT | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Marketing & Advertising Segmentation | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Fraud/Loss Prevention Techniques | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Managing a Virtual Workforce | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Changes in the Agent Distribution | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Reinsurance | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Loss Control | 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
This session is required for those registered for PFMM Courses at Convention.

Data Analytics | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Attracting, Engaging & Retaining the Workforce of Tomorrow | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Wild Weather Trends | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Tech Statistics that Drive Consumer Behavior | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Small Company Conflict of Interest| 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Additional topic to be announced | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Legal & Ethical Issues | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
This session is required for those registered for PFMM Courses at Convention.

Technology | 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
This session is required for those registered for PFMM Courses at Convention

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Underwriting Property & Liability | 12:30 - 5:00 p.m.
This session is required for those registered for PFMM Courses at Convention

Posted: Wednesday, March 12, 2008 12:00:00 AM. Modified: Monday, March 30, 2015 11:12:15 AM.

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