9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Coffee/Tea for attendees
10:00-10:30am: with Margaret Brennan 
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Introductory remarks: Sean Kevelighan, CEO I.I.I.
10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
One-on-One: Politics and Policy Newsmaker: Margaret Brennan with Sean Kevelighan
The award-winning broadcast journalist discusses current issues of the day with I.I.I. CEO Sean Kevelighan, and offers viewpoints on the forthcoming 2020 elections.
  • Margaret Brennan, Moderator of CBS’ Face the Nation
  • Sean Kevelighan, President and CEO, Insurance Information Institute
11:15 a.m. - 11:55 a.m.
Panel: Extreme weather
Natural catastrophes are becoming more powerful and costly. A panel of regulators, researchers and data analysts will discuss ways to create resilience in the face of rising risks. 
  • Intro: Phil Klotzbach, Research Scientist, Department of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University
  • Moderator: Chuck Chamness, President and CEO, NAMIC
  • Dan Kaniewski, Deputy Administrator of Resilience, FEMA
  • Francis Bouchard, Group Head of Public Affairs, Zurich
  • Rick Knabb, Hurricane Expert at The Weather Channel television network
11:55 a.m. -12:35 p.m.
Panel: Future of insurance marketing
With consumers utilizing new technologies to gather information, how can businesses best break through the clutter and resonate with them?

  • Moderator: Kathleen Bromage, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, The Hartford
  • Brad Auerbach, Head of Industry, Insurance, Facebook

More speakers to be announced

12:35 p.m. - 1:05 p.m.
Lunch break
1:05 p.m. - 1:35 p.m.
CEO Chat 
Round table of senior insurance industry leaders lend their perspectives on the most pressing issues for the year ahead.

  • Moderator: David Sampson, President and CEO, APCIA
  • VJ. Dowling, Managing Partner, Dowling and Partners
More speakers to be announced
1:35 p.m. - 2:05 p.m.

Interactive discussion 

The audience will be polled electronically—and as part of a Q&A session--for their views on the technological advances most likely to impact insurers and reinsurers in 2020.

  • Moderators: Frank Nutter, President, Reinsurance Association of America (RAA) and Michael Barry, Head of Media and Public Affairs, Insurance Information Institute
2:05 p.m. - 2:35 p.m.
Afternoon break/networking
2:35 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.

Keynote and Panel: A 21st Century Workforce that Reflects the Communities We Serve 
How can your business build and empower a workforce that mirrors the values of your customers and stakeholders? Industry experts will look at how embracing diversity and inclusion at all levels can create lasting value for your organization. 


  • Intro: Betsy Myatt, Vice President, Chief Program Officer, Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation


  • Craig Lapham, CEO, Lapham Group
  • Randa Rawlins, SVP and General Counsel, Shelter Insurance
  • Deb Aldredge, Chief Administrative Officer, Farmers
  • Denise Campbell, AVP Accounts, AIG

More speakers to be announced

3:40 p.m. - 4:10 p.m.
One-on-One: Business and Economy with Glenn Hubbard 
The former chairman of the U.S. Council of Economic Advisers will deliver his analysis of events and trends that will shape the business environment for the insurance sector.  

  • Moderator: Jon Hilsenrath, Chief Economics Correspondent, The Wall Street Journal 
  • Glenn Hubbard, Dean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Finance and Economics at Columbia Business School
4:10 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Closing with Sean Kevelighan
4:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Cocktail reception with Glenn Hubbard
4:15-5:00pm: with Glenn Hubbard