Agenda

June 28–30, 2021

Save the Date

This year, as part of your registration, all participants will be assigned to a cohort or small group for both virtual and in-person attendees. Each cohort will have attendees from a cross-section of our industry and an insurance thought leader facilitating each session to help guide discussions and offer additional insights. Interested in being a facilitator? Check out the Speakers page for more information.

Monday, June 28

Arrive in Des Moines, Iowa

1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Registration—Hy-Vee Hall

3:00 – 7:00 p.m.

InsurTech Expo and Opening Reception—River Center (340 SW 3rd St, Des Moines, IA 50309)

Attire: Business Casual

InsurTech Expo Sponsored by Dentons Davis Brown

On June 28, join these companies and discover the latest technological innovations driving our industry! Both in-person and virtual attendees can enjoy this experience.

In-Person Attendees: 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.—Des Moines River Center

Virtual Attendees: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.—Virtual Platform

Presented by:

Global Insurance Accelerator and Broker Tech VenturesView Expo Vendors

7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Speaker Sponsor Dinner (invitation only)—River Center (340 SW 3rd St, Des Moines, IA 50309)

Attire: Business Casual

Tuesday, June 29

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast—Hy-Vee Hall

8:30 – 8:45 a.m.

Opening Remarks—Hy-Vee Hall

Speaker: Governor Kim Reynolds, State of Iowa

Attire: Business Casual

8:45 – 9:45 a.m.

CEO Panel—Hy-Vee Hall

Panelists:

  • Jack Kudale, Cowbell Cyber
  • Jessica Snyder, GuideOne
  • Lard Friese, Aegon
  • Walter White, Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America

Moderator: Doug Ommen, Insurance Commissioner of Iowa

Attire: Business Casual

9:45 – 10:30 a.m.

Global Risk and the Post-Pandemic Future: Keynote Session—Hy-Vee Hall

Rebekah Clement, Head of Communications & Engagement, Lloyd’s

10:30 – 10:45 a.m.

Morning Break

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 noon

Global Risk and the Post-Pandemic Future: Panel—Hy-Vee Hall

Panelists:

  • David Green, NASA
  • Gina Guzman, Munich American Reassurance Company
  • Matteo Carbone, IoT Insurance Observatory

Moderator: Nick Gerhart, Homesteaders Life Company

11:30 noon – 12:30 p.m.

Lunch—Hy-Vee Hall

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Global Risk and the Post-Pandemic Future: Cohort Session—Breakout Rooms

1:45 – 2:30 p.m.

Insurance and Inclusion: Bridging the Diversity Gap: Keynote Session—Hy-Vee Hall

Keynote Speaker: George Nichols III, The American College of Financial Services

2:30 – 3:15 p.m.

Insurance and Inclusion: Bridging the Diversity Gap: Panel—Hy-Vee Hall

Panelists:

  • Miriam Lewis, Principal Financial Group
  • Angela Bretz, Nationwide
  • Ali Payne, ethOs
  • Rochelle Rosato, Marsh

Moderator: Mike McCoy, NCMIC

3:15 – 3:30 p.m.

Afternoon Break

3:30 – 4:15 p.m.

Insurance and Inclusion: Bridging the Diversity Gap: Cohort Session—Breakout Rooms

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Akur8 Sponsor Reception Sessions—Hy-Vee Hall

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5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Evening Event—American Enterprise Group (601 6th Ave #1695, Des Moines, IA 50309)

Wednesday, June 30

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast—Hy-Vee Hall Foyer

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Commissioner Panel—Hy-Vee Hall

  • David Altmaier, Florida Insurance Commissioner and current NAIC President
  • Glen Mulready, Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner
  • Jon Godfread, North Dakota Insurance Commissioner
  • Dana Popish Severinghaus, Acting Director of the Illinois Department of Insurance

Moderator: Pat Hughes, Faegre Drinker

Attire: Business Casual

9:30 – 10:00 a.m.

Cohort Feedback & Information Share—Hy-Vee Hall

10:00 – 10:15 a.m.

Morning Break

10:15 – 11:45 a.m.

Global Insurance Accelerator Session—Hy-Vee Hall

11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Closing Remarks—Hy-Vee Hall

Speaker: Doug Ommen, Insurance Commissioner of Iowa

12:15 p.m.

Lunch at leisure—Vouchers will be available for local restaurants in the downtown area as well as the DSM International Airport.

Depart

Schedule is subject to change.