2017 PLUS University

A Fast Paced Two Day Program for Those New to the Industry

 Start Date - End Date

August 21, 2017 - August 22, 2017

Early Bird Discount Deadline

Monday, August 14, 2017

Registration Deadline

Monday, August 14, 2017

PLUS University is the premier educational program for new professional liability practitioners.
PLUS University is a fast paced, 2 day program for individuals new to the professional liability industry. PLUS U provides instruction on key concepts and primary disciplines in professional liability, empowering attendees to excel in their careers. The 2017 program begins the morning of Monday, August 21 and runs until 4:00 p.m. on August 22. The following topics are covered:
  • The History of Professional Liability Insurance
  • Commercial General Liability Insurance
  • An Introduction to Professional Liability Insurance
  • Professional Liability Reinsurance
  • Professional Liability Claims
  • Financial Analysis
  • Introduction to Directors & Officers Liability Insurance
  • Introduction to Medical Professional Liability Insurance
  • Employment Practices Liability
The program will include the always popular Industry Leader's Roundtable, a discussion showcasing PLUS volunteer leaders from the industry.
Event Location:  Gleacher Center, 450 North CityFront Plaza Drive, Chicago, IL 60611
Lodging Location:  Sheraton Grand, 301 E North Water Street, Chicago, IL 60611
Rooms are available for this program at the PLUS Rate of $179 per night plus taxes.  You can call 888-627-7106 and reserve your room in the PLUS block or you can reserve a room online at https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/book/plusuniversity
Let PLUS help with the training of your employees and get reduced registration fees for attendees! A 10% Registration Discount is available for any company that registered three or more people for this event. Discounts will be applied and refunded to the qualifying company after the event has been held.

Registration Fees

Price Description Amount
Member Registration $950.00
Non-Member Registration $1195.00

Available Functions

Monday - August 21
7:00 am - 7:45 am
  Networking Breakfast
7:45 am - 8:00 am
  Welcome and Opening Remarks
8:00 am - 9:00 am
  History of Professional Liability Insurance
9:15 am - 10:30 am
  Commercial General Liability Concepts
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
  Introduction to Professional Liability
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  Networking Luncheon
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
  Professional Liability Reinsurance
2:30 pm - 3:45 pm
  Professional Liability Insurance Claims
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  Industry Leader's Roundtable
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  Networking Reception
Tuesday - August 22
7:00 am - 7:45 am
  Networking Breakfast
7:45 am - 9:00 am
  Intro to Financial Analysis
9:15 am - 10:30 am
  Introduction to Directors and Officers Insurance
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
  Introduction to Medical PL Insurance
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  Networking Luncheon
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
  Employment Practices Liability Insurance
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  Case Study Discussion
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
  Closing Comments, Certificate Distribution and Dismissal


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Location Information

Gleacher Center at University of Chicago
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, IL 60611-4316

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