Event Calendar

2018 Connect Differently - Live Broadcast of the 123rd Annual Convention
Sep 23 - 26, 2018 | Virtual

When you can’t bring people together in the same physical space… bring them together in virtual space! Held in conjunction with NAMIC's Annual Convention each year, Connect Differently is an online convention option that allows individuals and companies across the world to attend sessions from the comfort of their homes and offices.

NAMIC's 123rd Annual Convention
Sep 23 - 26, 2018 | San Antonio, Tex.

The NAMIC Annual Convention focuses on emerging-issue education. With sessions designed exclusively for the C-suite, plus educational tours balanced with casual networking opportunities, we’re ready to help you maximize your time out of the office. We’re bringing together the most respected experts and the most valuable resources, like reinsurers, brokers, rating agencies, and more to help you get the access you need, and strengthen your peer network.

Insurtech & Innovation Webinar Series – Digital Strategy Design: Where You Should - and Shouldn't - Spend Your Money
Oct 3, 2018

When it comes to your company's digital strategy design, you want to make sure you are using the right channels and technology to reach your target audience. Join Chris Paradiso to learn where you should - and might not need to - invest your resources to get the exposure and growth you're looking for.

Insurtech & Innovation Webinar Series – Transforming the Customer Experience: Digitalization of Insurance for Small and Midsize Businesses
Oct 4, 2018

This session will go into detail about the opportunity to reinvent small to midsize business's insurance experience through digitalization. As illustrated by a shift toward automation and greater use of the online channel in sectors such as banking, bringing the insurance experience online represents a progression toward a more accessible and transparent customer interaction with the product. A key goal of the insurtech players working with the SMBs segment is to make the experience from purchase through to servicing and claims painless and transform it from transactional based to relationship based.

411 Webinar | Enterprise Risk Management - Reporting and Monitoring
Oct 9, 2018

C.J. Rathbun of First Consulting & Administration, Inc., will discuss how mutual insurance companies can use resources to balance their risk management and how companies can connect that risk management with controls to mitigate impact. This session also will cover tips on monitoring and reporting potential risks to the staff’s risk team and to the board of directors.

2018 The Future of Auto Summit
Oct 9 - 10, 2018 | Ann Arbor, Mich.

Join us for an exclusive, hands-on learning experience discussing the evolution and future of automotive technology, product developments and regulatory updates, at this two-day event. This will include classroom-style presentations on the first day, followed a hands-on learning experience, for participants at the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute and Mcity Test Facility on the U of M campus, including a facility tour and exclusive opportunity to meet researchers in this ever-changing field.

FMDC Webinar | Mergers & Acquisitions - Financial Implications
Oct 11, 2018

As an attendee of this webinar, you will review different types of consolidations, study the financial implications of each, and better understand what financial questions to ask as a board member. This webinar qualifies for 1 FMDC credit in the Finance and Accounting module.

Insurtech & Innovation Webinar Series – Blockchain: Where Were We Then and Where Are We Now?
Oct 16, 2018

Bruce Adams, senior vice president at Swiss Re America, will give a brief history of blockchain, talk about its various stages in innovation and its applications available today, and share case uses that give a glimpse of the technology's full potential. Bruce has been involved in Blockchain technology for the last two years. He is a member of Swiss Re's Global Blockchain Working Group & Swiss Re's Americas Blockchain Exploratory Group. He has presented on bitcoin & blockchain extensively over the last year and a half.

Insurtech & Innovation Webinar Series – Emerging Challenges in Cyber Regulation and the Impacts on Mutual Insurance Carriers
Oct 17, 2018

Technology and information security issues have moved to the forefront when it comes to the known risks faced by businesses. With ever-increasing legislation at the state, federal, and international levels – all of which will directly impact the operations of mutual insurance companies, their vendors. and their commercial insureds – it is more important than ever for insurers to be aware of both the increased technical and legal risks as well as the potential opportunities that these ever-expanding sets of cyber- and data-security laws bring. We will discuss the role that state laws have played in filling the vacuum left by a glaring lack of federal action. In addition, we will discuss the many ways in which growing international regulations are impacting U.S. businesses and how to consider their applications, even if you never considered your business to be international in nature.

2018 Communications + Marketing Workshop
Oct 17 - 19, 2018 | Chicago, Ill.

The alignment of interest and shared benefit among all parties is at the heart of mutuality. Common interests and sharing knowledge are also at the heart of the Communications + Marketing Workshop, the only marketing workshop for the mutual insurance industry.

FMDC Webinar | Role of the Audit Committee
Nov 8, 2018

As an attendee of this webinar, you will gain an understanding of the importance of the audit committee, including its role, charter, steps to formation and committee composition. This webinar qualifies for 1 FMDC credit in the Finance and Accounting module.

2019 Claims Conference
Feb 13 - 15, 2019 | Phoenix, Ariz.

This leading annual conference is designed for Claims professionals and offers informative educational sessions, valuable peer-to-peer networking, unique local experiences, and connections with industry partners.

2019 Commercial Lines Seminar
Feb 27 - Mar 1, 2019 | Chicago, Ill.

Share your insights, gather valuable information on current issues and learn more about industry trends at this annual two day event designed for mid-to senior-level underwriters, managers, and executives. With informative presentations from insurance industry experts and consultants, numerous networking opportunities, and easy access to commercial lines service providers, you don’t want to miss this leading industry event.

2019 CEO Roundtables
Mar 24 - 26, 2019 | Orlando, Fla.

Join the most powerful and productive event of the year exclusively for CEOs of member primary insurance companies. Here you will gather in small groups to share and gather strategic insight, ideas, and foster connections with your peers. CEOs tell us this is one of the most valuable events they attend each year.

2019 Personal Lines Seminar
Apr 15 - 17, 2019 | Chicago, Ill.

This annual event is designed specifically for personal lines underwriters, marketing executives (agent relations/business development), and product development professionals from property/casualty insurance companies. It provides educational sessions focused on emerging issues, professional development topics, and industry trends. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with peers facing similar issues and gain insights to put to work back at the office.

2019 Directors' Bootcamp 2.0
May 6 - 8, 2019 | Orlando, Fla.

2019 Farm Mutual Forum
May 21 - 22, 2019 | Bloomington, Minn.

Forum is the gathering place for small to medium sized mutual industry professionals. From the flash forum for state associations to the carefully designed Professional Farm Mutual Manager courses, the Forum is where participants can find networking opportunities and educational sessions that encompass the aspects of running and working with farm mutual companies. At Forum, managers, directors, board members, state association leaders, service partners, and up-and-coming leaders in the industry can benefit from the technical and strategic education offered.

2019 Management Conference
Jun 23 - 26, 2019 | Asheville, N.C.

The Management Conference is a summit for CEOs, executive teams, and future leaders of the industry. Power sessions focus on strategy, innovation, leadership and industry trends. Concurrent sessions dive into operational and emerging issues. Workshops and interactive sessions allow for extended discussions and opportunities to learn from fellow leaders in the industry.

2019 Agricultural Risk Inspection School
Jul 23 - 25, 2019 | Columbus, Ohio

The Agricultural Risk Inspection School is a popular and intensive two-and-a-half day program for loss control specialists, underwriters, managers and supervisors. Both fundamental and advanced topics are offered to meet the varying educational needs of those working in loss control today. The highlight of the school is the farm learning lab where attendees go through a hands-on inspection of an area farm.

NAMIC's 124th Annual Convention
Sep 22 - 25, 2019 | National Harbor, Md.

2020 Claims Conference
Feb 11 - 13, 2020 | Amelia Island, Fla.

2020 CEO Roundtables
Mar 22 - 24, 2020 | Orlando, Fla.

NAMIC's 125th Annual Convention
Sep 20 - 23, 2020 | Boston, Mass.

2021 Claims Conference
Feb 10 - 12, 2021 | Orlando, Fla.

NAMIC's 126th Annual Convention
Sep 19 - 22, 2021 | Nashville, Tenn.