51st Annual International Conference

September 29, 2022 - October 1, 2022
Charlotte, NC
Join us for the insurance industry's hallmark talent event! 


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Agenda (Subject to change)

Conference DRESS CODE:
Students:  Thursday and Friday: Business Professional; Saturday: Business Casual
Industry: Thursday and Friday: Business Professional; Saturday: Business Casual

 Thursday, September 29th Start Time End Time Event Room Floor
  8:00 AM 7:00 PM Registration and GIS Merchandise Sales MLK Concourse  Level 2
 Closed Session 8:30 AM 10:30 AM Professional Association Roundtable (Invitation Only) 
Continental breakfast will be provided
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E221AB Level 3
 Closed Session 8:30 AM 10:30 AM Recruiters' Roundtable (Invitation Only)
Continental breakfast will be provided
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E221AB Level 3
  9:00 AM 12:00 PM Resume Reviews
E218 Level 3
  9:00 AM 12:00 PM Mock Interviews
E217 Level 3
  9:00 AM 10:00 AM

Career Direction with the GIS Board of Trustees and Advisory Council
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E212CD Level 3
 Closed Session 10:30 AM 12:00 PM Advisory Council Meeting (Invitation Only) E222 Level 3
  10:30 AM 1:30 PM Career Fair Set-Up (Titanium, Platinum, Gold & Silver Sponsors) Hall C Level 1
  12:00 PM 1:30 PM Networking Lunch Buffet Hall C Level 1

 Closed Session
(Invitation Only)

12:00 PM
12:00 PM
12:30 PM
2:00 PM
12:30 PM
2:00 PM
Board of Trustees Lunch & Meeting
Board and Advisory Council Lunch
Board Meeting
E222 Level 3
  2:00 PM 4:00 PM Career Fair Hall C Level 1
  2:00 PM 4:00 PM First Round Interviews Hall C Level 1
  2:00 PM 2:50 PM Educational Sessions (concurrent)    
      1 - Future of the Actuarial Profession, Society of Actuaries
E220AB Level 3
      2 - Art of Negotiation, Acuity
E220CD Level 3
      3 - Riding the Storm: Careers in Employee Benefits, IFEBP E220E  Level 3
      4 - Whatever it Takes: A Day in the Life of a Broker, RT Specialty
E220F Level 3
 Closed Session 2:15 PM 5:15 PM Bowers Award Presentations (Invitation Only) E218 Level 3
  2:50 PM 3:00 PM Break    
  3:00 PM 3:50 PM Educational Sessions (concurrent)    
      1 - The Impact of Emerging Technology on The Insurance Industry, The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research
E220AB Level 3
      2 - Loss and Litigation in Life Sciences, Amwins  E220CD Level 3
      3 - Understanding Employer's Benefit Response to the Roe v Wade Decision, AssuredPartners E220E  Level 3
      4 - The Delicate Dance of Credit Data and Driving Behavior, Verisk
E220F Level 3
Closed Session for Faculty and Advisors 3:00 PM 4:00 PM Faculty Information Session (Faculty and Advisors ONLY) E221AB Level 3
  4:00 PM 5:00 PM Regional Chapter Meetings
For students only
   
For students only     Northeast E219D Level 3
For students only     Southeast E220AB Level 3
For students only     Midwest E220CD Level 3
For students only     Southwest E220E  Level 3
For students only     West E220F Level 3
  5:00 PM 6:30 PM Opening Reception Crown Ballroom Level 3
Friday, September 30th  Start Time  End Time  Event  Floor  Level
  8:00 AM 10:30 AM Registration/Merchandise Crown Ballroom Foyer Level 3
  8:00 AM 10:30 AM Career Fair Set-Up (Bronze Sponsors) Hall C Level 1
  8:30 AM 9:00 AM Breakfast Crown Ballroom Level 3
  9:00 AM 10:45 AM Opening Session Crown Ballroom Level 3
  10:45 AM 11:00 AM Break    
  11:00 AM 2:00 PM Career Fair Hall C Level 1
  11:00 AM 2:00 PM First Round Interviews Hall C Level 1
  11:00 AM 11:50 AM Educational Sessions (concurrent)    
      1 - Actuarial Reserving Cooking Show, Travelers
E219D Level 3
      2 - A Matter of Trust: Creating Valuable Relationships, Venerable
E220CD Level 3
      3 - Understanding Inter-Connected Global Risk, CPCU Society
E220E  Level 3
      4 - Product Recall 101, Amwins
E220F Level 3
  11:50 PM 12:00 PM Break    
  12:00 PM 3:00 PM Headshot Corner Hall C Level 1
  12:00 PM 12:50 PM Educational Sessions (concurrent)    
      1 -  Excess & Surplus Lines Insurance - Where Complex Risk Meets Innovative Solutions, WSIA
E220AB Level 3
      2 - Relationships Matter: A Case Study on the Healthcare Market, Great American Insurance Group
E220CD Level 3
      3 -  The Importance of Data Visualization in Business Communications, Casualty Actuarial Society
E220E  Level 3
      4 - Dispelling the Myths of Management Liability Underwriting, IAT Insurance Group
E220F Level 3
  12:50 PM 1:00 PM Break    
  1:00 PM 1:50 PM Educational Sessions (concurrent)    
      1 - Insurance Career Paths, The Hanover Insurance Group
E220AB Level 3
      2 - My Pleasure and The Happiest Place On Earth, Markel
E220CD Level 3
      3 - Lloyds of London - Exploring the Global Insurance Marketplace, Lloyd's
E220E  Level 3
      4 - 2022 Emerging Issues: Supply Chain Disruption, Verisk
E220F Level 3
  12:00 PM 2:00 PM Grab & Go Lunch (Boxed lunches) Hall C Level 1
Closed Session for Faculty and Advisors 1:30 PM 3:00 PM Faculty Roundtable (Faculty and Advisors ONLY) E221AB Level 3
  2:00 PM 4:00 PM Career Fair Break-Down Hall C Level 1
  2:00 PM 2:50 PM GammaSAID Sessions    
      1 - Social Impact and Insurance, Chubb E220AB Level 3
      2 - D&I and Gen Z – A Conversation Between Employer and Rising Talent, Markel
E220CD Level 3
      3 - Race and Insurance Pricing Research - Exploring Discrimination, Disparate Impact, and More, Casualty Actuarial Society
E220E  Level 3
 For student attendees only     4 - Session presented by the Student Advisory Council and GammaSAID Industry Council E219ABCD Level 3
  3:00 PM 4:30 PM Allies in Insurance Networking Event (Sustaining Partners, students, and faculty only) E219ABCD Level 3
  4:30 PM 5:30 PM Free Time    
 Open to All 5:30 PM 6:00 PM Cocktail Reception Crown Ballroom Pre Function  Level 3
 Ticketed Event 6:00 PM 9:00 PM Annual Awards Dinner Crown Ballroom Level 3
Saturday, October 1st Start Time End Time Event Room Level
General Session Geared towards student attendees 8:30 AM 10:00 AM General Session Crown Ballroom Level 3
  10:00 AM 10:10 AM Break    
Sessions on 10/1 starting at 10:10 AM are for student attendees ONLY 10:10 AM  11:00 AM Professional Development & Community Service (concurrent)    
      1 - Rising to the Top:  Creating a Brand that will Shape your Professional Impact, W.R. Berkley Corporation E220AB Level 3
      2 - Building Your Leadership Legacy, Acuity E220CD Level 3
      3 - Stress Management, BXS Insurance E220E  Level 3
     

4 - Networking 101 Workshop, The Hanover Insurance Group

5- Community Service with Community Matters Insurance Partners of Charlotte

 E220F


E221AB

Level 3


Level 3
  11:00 AM 11:10 AM Break    
Sessions on 10/1 starting at 11:10 AM are for student attendees ONLY 11:10 AM 12:00 PM Professional Development & Chapter Management Sessions (concurrent)    
      1 - Rising to the Top: Creating a brand that will shape your professional impact, W.R. Berkley Corporation
E220AB Level 3
      2 - Building Your Leadership Legacy, Acuity
E220CD Level 3
      3 - Stress Management, BXS Insurance
E220E  Level 3
      4 - President's Roundtable E220F Level 3
       5- Community Service with Community Matters Insurance Partners of Charlotte  E221AB  Level 3
Sessions on 10/1 starting at 12:00 PM are for student attendees ONLY 12:00 PM   Grab & Go Lunch Outside E220's session rooms Level 3
  12:00 PM   Departures