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Monday, October 20, 2014

4:30 p.m. -
Registration Opens

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5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction
Nicole Michaels, Principal, Insurance Advisory, Financial Services, EY
8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Women in Insurance Leadership Awards Ceremony: The 2014 Women in Insurance Leadership Honorees are:
Victoria Carter, Vice Chairman, International Operations, GUY CARPENTER & COMPANY
Judy Copechal, Chief Underwriting Officer, UNITED PROPERTY & CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANY
Melissa Crawford, SVP, Markets, Products and Technology, PHYSICIANS MUTUAL
Paula Downey, President and CEO, CSAA INSURANCE GROUP
Kathleen S. Ellis, SVP, CHUBB AND SON INC.
Nancy Mueller, Chief Operations Officer, Zurich North America Commercial, ZURICH INSURANCE
Donna Peeples, Chief Customer Experience Officer, AIG
Lorraine Seib, President, Excess Casualty, XL GROUP
Teresa White, President, AFLAC US
8:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Women in Insurance Leadership Winner Panel
Deborah Smallwood, Founder, STRATEGY MEETS ACTION
Panelist: Victoria Carter, Vice Chairman, International Operations, GUY CARPENTER & COMPANY
Panelist: Nancy Mueller, EVP, Chief Operations Officer, ZURICH NORTH AMERICA
Panelist: Teresa White, President, AFLAC US
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
The Real Future of the Insurance Industry - Underwriting
Laura Ford, Executive Director, Financial Services, EY
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Technology Trends - The Road to the Insight Economy
Linda Pawczuk, Principal, DELOITTE CONSULTING LLP
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Overall Trend of Emerging Leaders in the Industry - Taking a Deeper Ownership of Philanthropic Initiatives
Nicole VanderMey, Director, Federal and State Regulatory Administration, ASSURANT
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Bridging the Great Divide: Unlocking the Differences in Male and Female Communication
Moderator: Margaret Resce Milkint, Managing Partner, THE JACOBSON GROUP
Panelist: Michael Fisher, Agency Field Executive, Market Development, COUNTRY FINANCIAL
Panelist: Jennifer Kyung, ZNA Headquarters Business Lead, ZURICH NORTH AMERICA
Panelist: Kevin Smith, SVP and Regional Branch Manager, CHUBB GROUP OF INSURANCE COMPANIES
Panelist: Maggie Westdale, Global Chief Financial Officer, AON BENFIELD
2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Powering the Innovation Journey
Moderator: Denise Garth, SVP, Strategic Marketing, Industry Relations and Innovation, MAJESCO
Panelist: Janelle Dziuk, Executive Director, Employee Innovation, USAA
Panelist: Dawn Mortimer, Innovation Director, AMERICAN FAMILY INSURANCE
Panelist: Cathy Smith, Commercial Sales and Market Strategy, GRANGE INSURANCE
3:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
The Industry’s Talent Crossroad: Where to Go From Here
Jeffrey Rieder, CPA, CPCU, Partner, WARD GROUP
5:30 p.m. -