EVENT EXPERIENCE

Wednesday May 15, 2019

9:00 – 11:00 AM     IIAW BOARD MEETING   MIDDLETON

                                    Coffee/Water Station: 9:00 AM

11:00 AM                 CONVENTION REGISTRATION OPENS - Lunch @ 11:00 AM (Plated)

12:00 PM – 2:15 PM        BEVERAGE STATION   LOBBY                          

12:15 PM – 4:00 PM        CE SESSIONS WISCONSIN, MENDOTA, AND GENEVA

1: Wisconsin (12:15-4:00 pm)

            a. Auto Tech Committee (12:15-2:00) 2 CE

            b. West Bend Mutual Seminar on Auto Industry Rating Trends (2:10-3:00) 1 CE

            c. Chubb seminar on Cyber (3:10-4:00) 1 CE

2. Geneva

            a. Dave Grunke Employee Benefits CE (12:15- TBD)

12:15 PM – 4:00 PM        INNOVATION SESSIONS    WISCONSIN, MENDOTA, AND GENEVA

1: Mendota

a.    Agency of the Future (12:15-2:00) - Matt Banaszynski

What will the agency of the future look like? The future is bright for those independent agencies that digitize their business model. This seminar designed for everyone, from agency owners to producers to CSRs to insurance company employees.  It will cover a variety of technologies the insurance industry is currently deploying to provide a better customer experience, increase employee efficiency and sales while decreasing expensive. Technologies include: Artificial Intelligence, Automation, Internet of Things, Data and Analytics, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, and Omni-Channel Sales and Service Model will all be covered in this presentation. Finally, the presentation will wrap up with a discussion on what technology tools agencies can deploy and what a technology assisted path to prosperity and the new connected ecosystem looks like to better meet the consumer’s needs and increases sales. 

b.    Association Member Benefits- Get Smart with your IIAW Membership (2:10-3:00) - Mallory Cornell

After 120 years, your Big “I” membership has never been more important than it is in 2019! Regardless of how involved you’ve been, or if you’re a carrier, benefits agent, personal lines or commercial lines agent, this will be the most productive 50 minutes you’ve had in a long time.

Come explore IIAW’s Operational, Strategic, Financial and Technology resources and how they can be applied for YOU. Carriers can learn how to help their agents and agents can get the tools to be more effective and efficient in all areas of business. IIAW has something for everyone so let us show you what is available and start getting even more out of your IIAW membership. Come and learn why IIAW should always be your first call for all your agency needs!

c.     Innovation Session- Auto Tech Committee- Technology tools to implement in your agency to help your employees drive efficiency and profitability. (3:10-4:00)

4:15– 6:15 PM                    WELCOME REMARKS, ASSOCIATION MEETING & AWARDS RECEPTION BALLROOM

Hors d'oeuvres and cocktails Everyone encouraged to attend

6:15 PM – 9:00 PM           COMPANY HOSPITALITY & ENTERTAINING   Location at Carrier discretion

9:00 PM – 12:00 AM        EMERGING LEADERS SOCIAL - Cowboy Jacks (across the street from the Convention)

*FIRST OVERNIGHT AT MARRIOTT WEST*

Thursday, May 16, 2019

7:45 AM – 9:00 AM          CONVENTION REGISTRATION OPENS - Light Breakfast Buffet FOOD STATIONS OUTSIDE BALLROOM

8:00 AM -10:15 AM           BEVERAGE STATION OUTSIDE BALLROOM

8:45 AM – 9:35 AM          JOHN MAKETA: LEADING WITH VISION BALLROOM MAIN STAGE

9:50 AM – 10:50 AM      DAIS & Co. - Internet of Insurance BALLROOM                           

11:00 AM – 12:15 PM      CEO PANEL BALLROOM (1 CE)

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM         LUNCH (PLATED) & KEYNOTE SPEAKER, JIM ABBOTT BALLROOM                     

2:15 PM – 4:45 PM            CONVENTION SHOWCASE & NETWORKING SUPERIOR & MICHIGAN

                                    Cash bar, coffee and water stations available in Exhibit Hall

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM          PRESIDENTS COCKTAIL RECEPTION MAIN LOBBY BAR

6:00 PM- 9:00 PM  CONVENTION WRAP PARTY& ENTERTAINMENT BALLROOM

                                     6:00-7:00 Food and Beverage. OPENING ENTERTAINMENT, CHARLIE BERENS of the Manitowoc Minute from 7:30-8:30 pm.

 

*SECOND OVERNIGHT AT MARRIOTT WEST*