Event Calendar

411 Webinar | 2017 NAMIC Governance Practices Survey: The Latest Results
Aug 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm EDT

Learn about latest trends in board operations and compensation among midsize and large mutual insurance companies during this brief, informative webinar. NAMIC’s Brian Snyder will share select reports from the latest results of the Governance Practices & Board Compensation Survey that will explore trends in director compensation, board makeup, and the most common best practices being implemented by NAMIC member companies.

HR Webinar Series: Harassment/Incivility/Bullying in the Workplace
Aug 28, 2018 | 10:30 am EDT

In the summer of 2016, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission published guidance suggesting employers reboot their harassment prevention training programs and turn the dialogue to discussions of workplace civility and respect. Since then, we’ve seen an explosion of sexual harassment claims – from the halls of Congress to halls of Hollywood – giving birth to legislative action to enact even more stringent laws. Join this interactive session as we review the EEOC’s 2017 charge statistics, national trends in harassment charges, and the EEOC’s Promising Practices for employers to prevent workplace harassment.

Insurtech & Innovation Webinar Series – Key Trends in U.S. Property/Casualty Insurance and the Implications for Your Current Strategy
Aug 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm EDT

This session will focus on illustrations of where we are in the underwriting cycle highlighting specifically the clear need for underlying product innovation and areas where market changes are likely to emerge. The session will further highlight potential non-traditional disruptors including broader application of securitization through alternative capital as well as Insurtech, which is understandably excited by the opportunity to enhance efficiency indicating a $2 trillion opportunity over the last decade. The landscape is changing quickly and the need to understand / adapt / address these threats is urgently upon us.

HR Webinar Series: Got Contracts? Current Trends in Employment Agreements
Sep 11, 2018 | 10:30 am EDT

Employers’ use of various employment agreements is facing more challenges than ever. Several states have enacted laws barring enforcement of certain noncompete agreements as a violation of public policy. The Defend Trade Secrets Act was enacted and impacts employers’ use of nondisclosure agreements. Corporate raiders challenge no-solicitation agreements. A key is understanding why you want what you want. Join this interactive session as we compare and contrast various types of agreements and the purposes they serve. We’ll also discuss tips for shaping an agreement that advances your business needs without creating unintended consequences.

411 Webinar | NAMIC 2018 P/C Compensation Survey - Results and Trends
Sep 12, 2018 | 11:00 am EST

Join Kaitlyn Isley with Ward Group for an informative overview of results from NAMIC’s 2018 P/C Compensation Survey. The webinar will provide the latest data on compensation trends for key positions in insurance companies, such as underwriting, claims, and management. The survey’s sponsor, The Carlisle Group, will also provide insights on how these salary trends are affecting recruitment efforts in the industry.

Insurtech & Innovation Webinar Series – How Technology Has Transformed the Customer Experience
Sep 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm EDT

The customer experience is always evolving, and we'd like to take the time to discuss how technology can help you live up to your customers' expectations. Join Chris Paradiso to learn about some of the best customer experience tools. You'll also learn how your organization can receive more reviews online, how to survey your customers to see how they feel about their experience, and how to receive more referrals for your company in the long run.

FMDC Webinar | Succession Planning
Sep 13, 2018 | 12:00 pm EDT

As an attendee of this session, you will develop an understanding of what succession planning is, the role of the board in overseeing the process, the importance of written plans for succession of directors, officers and managers, and requirements/evaluation of key positions. This webinar qualifies for 1 FMDC credit in the Management module.

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.

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 Virtual Events - HR Series
Jan 24, 2018 |

Insurtech & Innovation Webinar Series – Digital Strategy Design: Where You Should - and Shouldn't - Spend Your Money
Oct 3, 2018 | 2:00 pm EDT

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 | 2:00 pm EDT

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 | 2:00 pm EST

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 | 12:00 pm EDT

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 | 2:00 pm EDT

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 | 2:00 pm EDT

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 | 12:00 pm EST

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.

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 20 - 22, 2019 | Bloomington, Minn.

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.

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.

PFMM Virtual Module
Jun 21, 2018 |