Home Education & Events 2017 CPCU Society Annual Meeting Schedule at a Glance

Schedule at a Glance

Education & EventsSchedule at a Glance


Below is a preliminary breakdown of the 2016 Annual Meeting schedule. Look back for more details.


Saturday, September 17, 2016

(doors open at 3:00p.m.)

Conferment Ceremony
Opening Session Keynote and Conferment Speaker John Quiñones is co-anchor of the ABC newsmagazine program Primetime, as well as sole anchor of the Primetime series What Would You Do?. A seven-time Emmy Award winner, he also recently authored a book titled, What Would You Do? Words of Wisdom About Doing the Right Thing.
5:30p.m.-7:00p.m. Congratulatory Reception

Sunday, September 18, 2016

6:30a.m.-7:30a.m. Breakfast
7:30a.m.-8:30a.m. General Session
Opening Session Panel Moderator Pete Miller, CPCU, is president and CEO of The Institutes. Join him as he speaks with CEOs from the risk management and insurance industry about issues such as career development, emerging trends and the modern workforce.
8:45a.m.-9:45a.m. Educational Sessions
 Increasing Employee Engagement by Spreading Aloha in the Community
 What if Uber and ZipCar Had a Baby? Sponsored by the Philadelphia CPCU Society Chapter
• The Underwriter of the Future Sponsored by Intellect SEEC
• Using Social Media in Investigations and Litigation
10:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Educational Sessions
 Breaking Down Virtual Walls: Leading and Motivating Remote Team Members Sponsored by New York Mutual Underwriters
 What You Need to Know About the Medicare Secondary Payer Act
• The Opportunities and Challenges of Emerging Issues
• The Opioid Epidemic and Workers Comp
11:15a.m.-12:00p.m. Lunch
12:15p.m.-1:15p.m. Educational Sessions
 Workforce Opportunities: Assuming Leadership Roles as the Boomers Retire
 Tools of Risk Transfer: Additional Insured Endorsements, Indemnification Agreements, and Waivers of Subrogation
• Don't Let Your Disaster Plan Be a Disaster
• Regulation, or Political Interference, in the Global Insurance Markets?
1:30p.m.-2:30p.m. Educational Sessions
 Living Lean: Driving Results Through Lean Management
 How to Insure Marinas
• The Edge of Tomorrow: The Future of Personal Lines Insurance
• Release the Captives: New Approaches to Innovative Risks

Monday, September 19, 2016

6:30a.m.-7:30a.m. Breakfast
7:30a.m.-8:30a.m. Educational Sessions
 CPCU Calamity Vacation in Hawaii (starts at 7:00am)
 Managing an Evolving, Multigenerational Workforce
• Cyber Risk Underwriting: When Will Cyber Insurance Go Mainstream?
• Everyday Ethics: Another Day in Paradise (ends 10:30a.m.)
8:45a.m.-9:45a.m. Educational Sessions
 Acebook: Managing Your In-Company Reputation and Proving You Are a Superstar
 Named Insureds: Who Should Be, Who Can Be, and Who Shouldn't Be
• Risk Management in the Driver's Seat: Navigating the World of Automated Vehicles
10:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Educational Sessions
 Managing Up, Out, and Down
 Agribusiness and GMOs in Hawaii Sponsored by Germania Insurance
• Trend Forecast: Disrupters Impacting the Insurance Industry
11:15a.m.-12:00p.m. Lunch
12:15p.m.-1:15p.m. Educational Sessions
 Customer Experience Strategy: Your Recipe for Success
 Insurance and Risk Management for Catastrophe-Prone Geography: A Business Continuity Approach
• Bad Faith Avoidance in Claims Handling
• The Big World of Tiny Homes

General Session

2:30p.m.-4:00p.m. Diversity Reception
Join the CPCU Society at the Hilton Hawaiian Village as we celebrate diversity in the insurance industry. Network with colleagues, get to know your fellow CPCUs and form lasting professional connections over appetizers and refreshments.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

6:30a.m.-7:30a.m. Breakfast
7:30a.m.-8:30a.m. Educational Sessions
 Take Your Career Into Your Own Hands
 Insuring the Future: How Emerging Technologies Are Changing the Face of Risk Sponsored by The Cincinnati Insurance Companies
• Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Tsunamis: Prepare for the Really Big One
• Lessons From the Japanese Property-Casualty Insurance Market
8:45a.m.-9:45a.m. Educational Sessions
 Enhancing Your Personal Brand
 Big Data, Analytics & the Future of Underwriting and Claims
• Cyber Risk: Evolving Exposures, Policies, and Market Sponsored by A.M. Best
• Game On: Test Your Insurance Knowledge (ends 10:45a.m.)
10:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Educational Sessions
 Using Technology to Close the Property Protection Gap
 Data, Analytics, Law, & Ethics Sponsored by Olivet College
The Internet of Things: Impacts on Property-Casualty Insurance
11:15a.m.-12:00p.m. Lunch
12:15p.m.-1:15p.m. Closing General Session
Closing Session Keynote Speaker Dewitt Jones is a professional photographer, film director and writer. Before the age of 30, he directed two films that were nominated for Academy Awards. He has spent 20 years as a freelance photographer for National Geographic and photographed images for national advertising campaigns for Dewar’s Scotch, Canon, and United Airlines.