Leveraging Your In-Company Reputation and Star Power with “Acebook”
Speaker: Azsure Dorton, State Farm
Facebook is fun and may serve as a vehicle for publicizing your personal successes, but what you need to succeed in your career is Acebook—a way to capture your professional wins and solidify your standing as a star employee. Back by popular demand, this session will help you learn how to record and communicate your business achievements to build a strong internal resume and ensure strong results at your next performance review.
Mitigating Catastrophes through Stronger Building Codes
Speakers: Andrew Huff, NAMIC | Edward Laatsch, FEMA
The Build Strong Coalition (BSC) is a group of firefighters, insurers, engineers, architects, consumer organizations and others that is leading the effort to ensure stronger, safer buildings. At this session, learn more about BSC’s mission and how improved statewide building codes can reduce the loss of life and structural damage resulting from windstorms, wildfires and other catastrophes. Attendees will also learn about FEMA’s Building Science branch which develops mitigation guidance that focuses on creating disaster-resilient communities.
Cyber Risk: Where Physical and Digital Worlds Collide
Speaker: Eric Cernak, Hartford Steam Boiler
This session will explore the evolution of cyber insurance, the current state of the market, trends that influence purchasing habits and emerging cyber risks. We will examine how the increasing interconnectedness of physical devices and networks is increasing exposure to both businesses and consumers.
Sponsored by IRMI
Generation Vexed: Busting Workplace Demographics Myths
Speaker: Marty Frappolli, The Institutes
This session will expose the myths and reveal common ground among members of Generation Y, Generation X, millennials, baby boomers, and the Greatest Generation. Might today’s boomer have once embodied the sentiments of a millennial? How can we separate facts from myths and use that information for a more productive workplace?
Sponsored by Olivet College