Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

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Event Date Sun Aug 29 CDT - Wed Sep 1 CDT (10 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Sun Aug 29 9:30am - Wed Sep 1 12:00pm
Location Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Region Americas

We are thrilled to take a small step towards togetherness. Let’s meet in the bayou to Xchange ideas, collaborate, and reconnect with our friends and colleagues. We’ll revel in great hospitality, good music, and fabulous cuisine.

Although it may look a little different, our spirits are high with the excitement of bringing our community back together with this first step, while keeping safety top of mind. We will be following all COVID safety protocols per the convention center and the city of New Orleans. These include temperature checks upon entry at the convention center, masks, and social distancing, among other protocols. We are in frequent contact with New Orleans and will update our protocols as guidelines change to keep you safe.

You can expect to see and hear great keynote speakers and industry experts in daily educational sessions. Take a walk into the exhibit hall, reconnect with beloved colleagues and recall great memories of past conferences.

We are trusted source for knowledge and innovation that guides the community of insurance professionals.


2021 Speakers

Ms Wendy Aarons-Corman
President & CEO, OWIT Global

Ms Angela Abbott
Director of Partnerships, Invoice Cloud

Mary Agoglia Hoeltzel
Senior Vice President Tax & global Chief Accounting Officer, Cigna Corporation

Ms Stacey Brown
Founder, InsurTech Hartford

Dr Kendra Cabler
Organizational Development Consultant, Cook Ross, Inc.

Ms. Erica Cahoon
Senior Accountant, Union Mutual Insurance Company

Ms Mary Caswell
Senior Manager - Data Quality, NAIC

Mr. Sanjeev Chaudhry

Mr. Kevin Clark
Chief Accounting Specialist, Iowa Insurance Division

Courtney Clarke
VP, Institutional Portfolio Manager, PMA Asset Management

Anabel Crawford
Business Advisory Associate, Johnson Lambert

Mr. Bruce Cromartie
Senior Director, SS&C

Lauren Darr
Partner, Johnson Lambert

Mr. Maarteen Dauwe
Product Strategy & Marketing Director - P&C North America, Sapiens

Sandy Dougherty
Director, Insurance and Corporate Accounts, Exactuals

Cathy Ellwood
President, Ellwood Enterprises

Greg Foster
Partner, Wipfli LLP

Ms Julie Gann
Assistant Director - Solvency Policy, NAIC

James Garner
Managing Director, BKD CPAs & Advisors

Mr Chuck Gomez
VP of Industry Management, Sapiens

Mr. Greg Hahn
President, Winthrop Capital Management

Tim Hicks
Software Product Manager - Insurance, FIS Global

Matt Holden
Assistant Vice President, Farmers Fire Insurance Company

John Huber
Chief Investment Officer, PMA Asset Management

Mr. Ryan Irby
Partner, DHG Transaction Advisory, DHG

Mr. Jonathan Kitchin

Stephen Korducki
Vice Chairman, BMS Re US

Jack Kristan
CPA, CIA, MBA, Partner - Management Consulting, Plante Moran

Spencer Kuo
Vice President, Solution Consulting, Flexi Software

Mr. Burch LaPrade
CEO, Gain Compliance, Inc.

Karen Lopez
Client Advisor, The Jacobson Group

Barbara Low
Manager, Talent Management Consulting, Wipfli LLP

Mr. Kevin May
Chief Strategy Officer, Gigaforce

Carrie Mears
Chief Investment Specialist, Iowa Insurance Division

Karen Mitchell
Senior Manager, Wipfli LLP

Mr. Gregory Moliner
CEO, Prima Solutions

Mr Ngozi Nnaji
Principal, Ako Brokerage Services, LLC

Tim Palmer CFA
SVP, Senior Portfolio Manager, PMA Asset Management

Dr. Joe Perez
Senior Systems Analyst - NCDHHS & Chief Technology Officer - SolonTek Corporation, NC Department of Health & Human Services

Mr. Jim Pinegar
Accounting Policy Manager, NAIC

Mr Kevin Price
Head of Inclusion & Diversity, DHG

Ms. Sri Ramaswamy
CEO and CoFounder, Infinilytics

Mr. Philip Randall
Partner, Financial Accounting Advisory Services, EY

Mr Darin M Reffitt
Group Director, Product Marketing Excellence, Guidewire Software

Mr Michael Reis
Vice-President, Accounting Policy, The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company

Natalie Roberts
Vice President - Accounting and Controller, Medical Mutual Liability Ins Society of MD

John Romano
Partner, Baker Tilly

Mr. Bradley Rossa
VP Sales, Prima Solutions

Mark Roth
Marketing Director, OWIT Global

Brad Rummel
CPA, Principal - Management Consulting, Plante Moran

Ms. Schuyler Ryan
AVP Finance, Union Mutual Insurance Company

Ms Uso Sayers
Managing Director, Johnson Lambert LLP

Mark Scholl
Principal, Wipfli LLP

Mr. Andrew Siffert
Senior Vice President / Senior Meteorologist, BMS RE

George Simon
Managing Director, BKD CPAs & Advisors

Mr Brian Smith
Partner, Dixon Hughes Goodman

Jeremy Sompels
CPA, Senior Manager, Plante Moran

Mr Michael Stafford
Managing Director, ASB Capital

Brian Taylor
President, Municipal Mutual Insurance Company

Carl Terzer
Principal, CapVisor Associates, LLC

Mr Tip Tipton
Accounting Policy Manager, Thrivent

Mr Greg VanKirk
Affiliated Entity Member, Plante Moran

Andrew Wan
CPA, CFE, Audit Partner, Larson & Company

Ms Alicia Washeleski
Principal, Plante Moran

Sabrina Wilson
Product Owner, NAIC, Clearwater Analytics

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors and Partners

• Workiva
• Marias Technology
• Insurity
• Johnson Lambert

• Workday
• Bakertilly
• Johnson Lambert

• The Hartford

• NU Property Casualty