WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18 @ 11AM ET
11:00am - 11:05am ET / Opening Remarks by Stacie Lilien, Advisen
11:05am - 11:35am ET / Fireside Chat sponsored by RT Specialty
Join Pat Ryan in conversation with Brenda (Ballard) Austenfeld as they take us through the history of the insurance marketplace and discuss what the future may hold. Ryan, founder of Ryan Specialty Group and Aon Corporation, will offer his unique perspective on the global brokerage landscape and the future of insurance distribution. He'll share advice for risk and insurance professionals navigating the market, and explain why he is so confident about the prospects, potentials, and value of insurance. This fireside chat will also feature a question-and-answer session, with an opportunity for attendees to hear from a true legend in the insurance business.
11:35am - 12:20pm ET / Property from the Insurers’ Perspectives
In property insurance, civil unrest and COVID-19 have made a hard market even harder – not to mention unprecendented hurricanes, wildfires, and other natural disasters. Many insureds now may face new economic realities, significant shifts in their exposure, and the costs and considerations with reopening properties. How are insurers responding to these evolving needs and keeping pace with losses? Pandemic-related claims have illustrated the need for contract clarity – how will the market respond from a policy language perspective? What are the driving forces behind the rapid changes in 2020?