IICF Women in Insurance Global Conference

Gender Equity in a Changing World – What You Do Matters!
Rewriting the Rules on Leadership, Diversity and Innovation

Agenda

Coming soon – Detailed Agenda

All functions take place at the Sheraton New York Times Square

TIME TOPIC SPEAKER
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12    
11:00AM Registration  
12:00PM Networking Lunch & Welcome Welcome & Intro:
  • Betsy Myatt, IICF Conference Chair, Logistics of the Day
  • Travelers TBD
1:30PM THE POWER OF PURPOSE
  • Barbara Bufkin, Executive Head of Business Development, Assurant and Chair, IICF Board of Governors
1:50 – 2:20 INTENTIONAL DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
  • Wade Davis, Former NFL Player, Corporate Inclusion Advisor and Educator
2:20 – 2:45 Happy Hour with Jen & Megan: Candid Conversations on Advocacy, Inclusion & Creating Your Own Girls’ Club
  • Megan Hodge, Head of Client Strategy, Tiger Risk Partners
  • Jen Tadin, National Sales Director, Gallagher
2:45 Break  
3:15 – 3:40 INNOVATIONS IN THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY
  • Nancy Bewlay, Global Chief Underwriting Officer, AXA XL - MODERATOR
  • Maroun Mourad, President ISO Commercial Lines, Verisk
  • Carey Anne Nadeau, Founder & CEO, One Data Nation
  • Sabine VanderLinden, CEO for InsurTech Business at Startupbootcamp and Rainmaking
3:40 – 4:05 LEGAL & ETHICAL IMPLICATIONS & BIASES OF AI
  • Nancy Bewlay, Global Chief Underwriting Officer, AXA XL - MODERATOR
  • Tangy Morgan, Senior Advisor to the Bank of England
  • Cecile Wendling, Group Head of Foresight, AXA (France)
4:05 – 4:35 Career Success is a personal journey
  • Barbara Schonhofer, Executive Chair, Schonhofer & Founder Insurance Supper Club
4:35 Closing – Wrap Up  
5:30 – 7:00 APIW Woman of the Year Award
Networking Reception
  • Kelly Lyles, Chief Executive, Client & Country Management, AXA XL
THURSDAY, JUNE 13 Central Park Run  
6:00AM – 7:00AM Meditation & Yoga  
8:00 Networking Breakfast  
8:30 – 8:35 WELCOME
  • Betsy Myatt, IICF
8:35 – 8:50 THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY – LOOKING INTO THE FUTURE
  • Hank Watkins, Regional Director & President Americas, Lloyd’s and Chair of the Board, IICF Northeast
8:50 – 9:20 START NOW. USE WHAT YOU CAN.
  • Maggie Doyne, Founder of BlinkNow
9:20 – 9:50 Marketing in the Digital Age - Rebranding the Insurance Industry for the Future
  • Casey Campbell, SVP, Digital, North American Commercial Insurance, Chubb (MODERATOR)
  • Michelle Bottomley, Chief Marketing Officer, New York Life
  • Ed Dandridge, Global Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, AIG General Insurance
  • Jennifer Livingstone, Chief Marketing Officer, CNA
9:50 – 10:10 THE FUTURE OF WORK
  • Ravin Jesuthasan, Managing Director and Global Practice Leader, Willis Towers Watson
10:10 – 10:35 WHAT WORKS
What successful organizations do to bring about change
  • Baroness Margaret McDonagh &
  • Lorna Fitzsimons, Co-Founders, The Pipeline
10:35 – 11:05 Break  
11:05 – 11:15 Move to breakouts  
11:15 – 12:15
BREAKOUT SESSIONS
Morning Breakouts  
Breakout THE FUTURE OF WORK
  • Ravin Jesuthasan, Managing Director and Global Practice Leader, Willis Towers Watson
  • Chris Coladonato, Learning & Development Consultant, Farmers Insurance
Breakout INNOVATIONS IN LEADERSHIP
Succeeding Today
  • Moderator: Nancy Conturso, Principal – US Insurance Advisory, EY
  • Gisselle Acevedo, President & CEO, Ackerman Institute for the Family
  • Emma Garner, EVP, CRS
  • Jeff Kroeger, EVP, Strategy & Business Development, Insureon
Breakout INTEGRATED WELL-BEING – AND WHY IT MATTERS
  • Julie Stone, Managing Director,Specialty Practices and Intellectual Capital, Willis Towers Watson
12:20 – 1:45 LUNCH & Networking
  • Amy Shore, President, Property & Casualty Sales and Distribution, Nationwide
2:00 – 3:00
BREAKOUT SESSIONS
Afternoon breakouts  
Breakout INNOVATIVE INITIATIVES TO INCREASE INCLUSION IN THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY
  • Susan Johnson, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, The Hartford (MODERATOR)
  • Whitnee Dillard – BIG I on efforts with the independent agent population
  • Allison Dubrow – Spencer Stuart on the study with ACORD on women in insurance
  • George Woods, SVP, Guy Carpenter – NAAIA and the Marsh/NAAIA Study on African Americans in Insurance
Breakout INNOVATIONS IN LEADERSHIP
Succeeding Tomorrow
  • Vince McCarthy, Group President, Verisk Analytics (MODERATOR)
  • Karen Reutter, Head of Construction, Zurich
  • Veronica Scotti, Chairperson, Global Partnership Group, Swiss Re
  • Emilee Kuhn, EVP of Underwriting, Lenders Product Group, Arch
Breakout MINDSET IS EVERYTHING
  • Eva Borden, Managing Director, Core Solutions, Cigna
  • Matthew Savarick, Solutions Architect, Headspace
3:00 – 3:30 Break and Return to General Session  
3:45 – 4:05 Building a Diverse & Innovative Culture in a Time of M&A
(Format – Interview/chat)
  • Pina Albo, CEO Hamilton Insurance Group
  • Jill Beggs, President Excess & Surplus Lines, Munich Re (INTERVIEWER)
4:05 – 4:20 TRAIN YOUR MIND FOR A HAPPIER, HEALTHIER LIFE –

MEDITATION
  • Matthew Savarick, Solutions Architect, Headspace
4:20 – 4:50 Becoming Fearless: Bold Moves that Build Confidence & Ignite Success
  • Kate White, NY Times Bestselling Author, Former Media Executive
4:50 – 4:55 Wrap Up  
6:00PM Networking Reception  
7:00 PM IICF Inclusion Champion Awards Presentation & Dinner Awards Dinner
Inclusion Champions:
  • Nina Boone, Co-U.S. Sales Leader of Mergers and Acquisitions within the Transactions Solutions Group, AON
  • Linde Hotchkiss, Regional Leader for Large Accounts in the West/San Diego Market Leader, Willis Towers Watson
Career Achievement Award:
  • Gisselle Acevedo, President and CEO, Ackerman Institute for the Family
FRIDAY, JUNE 14    
6:00 – 7:00 Central Park Run  
8:00 Networking Breakfast  
8:30– 8:35 Welcome & Overview
  • Betsy Myatt, IICF
8:35 – 9:05 Keynote
  • Jamie Whitmore, U.S. Paralympian
9:05 – 9:25 Working to Get It Right
  • Tammy Schultz, EVP & President, Global Preneed, Assurant
9:25 – 10:10 RISK IN A CHANGING WORLD

(Fireside Chat)
  • Dante Disparte, CEO, Risk Cooperative
  • Julian Enoizi- Chief Executive Officer, Pool Reinsurance
10:10 – 10:40 BREAK  
10:40 – 11:10 INNOVATIONS IN LEADERSHIP
  • Moderator: Gail McGiffin, Partner, EY
  • Lori Goltermann, CEO U.S. Retail, AON
  • Susan Rivera, CEO, Tokio Marine
  • Rekha Schipper, President & CEO, Tangram Insurance Service
11:10 – 11:50 CLOSING KEYNOTE
  • Sallie Krawcheck, CEO & Co-Founder of Ellevest
11:50 – 12:00 Closing
  • Betsy Myatt, IICF