2013 PLUS International Conference

PLUS International Conference


 Start Date - End Date

November 04, 2013 - November 06, 2013

Registration Deadline

Monday, November 04, 2013



Online registration for the 2013 PLUS Conference is now closed.

On-site registration will be available in Orlando starting Sunday, November 3 at 1 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: The PLUS room blocks at the JW Marriott and the Ritz Carlton are now full.  
Please see the bottom of this page for other lodging options.
 
 
Join PLUS for our 26th Annual International Conference taking place on November 4-6, 2013 at the JW Marriott and Ritz Carlton at Grande Lakes in Orlando, Florida.
 
This year's theme, Uncharted Waters of Emerging Risk: Knowledge is Power, recognizes the new risks and unprecedented exposures facing the Professional Liability industry.  We will address those risks with leading edge panel discussions featuring thought leaders and industry experts who will discuss and debate those issues germane to the industry.
 
Overflow Lodging 
All attendees still needing lodging in Orlando should directly contact one of the overflow hotels listed below.  Please note that PLUS has not arranged a rooming block at any of these hotels:
 
Springhill Suites Orlando at SeaWorld
10810 International Drive
Orlando Florida  32821
Phone:   407-354-1176
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/mcoss-springhill-suites-orlando-at-seaworld
Proximity to the JW / Ritz = 2.43 Miles
 
Residence Inn Orlando at SeaWorld®
11000 Westwood Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32821
Phone:  407-313-3600
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/mcosw-residence-inn-orlando-at-seaworld/
Proximity to the JW/Ritz = 2.6 miles
 
 
Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando at SeaWorld
10815 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32821
Phone:   407-354-1139
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/mcofw-fairfield-inn-and-suites-orlando-at-seaworld
Proximity to the JW / Ritz = 3.2 Miles
 
Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld
6677 Sea Harbor Drive
Orlando, Florida  32821
Phone:   407-351-5555
www.renaissanceseaworldorlando.com
Proximity to the JW / Ritz - 3.2 miles
 
Hilton Orlando Hotel
6001 Destination Parkway
Orlando, Florida  32819
Phone:   407-313-4300
www.thehiltonorlando.com
Proximity to the JW / Ritz = 3.4 Miles
 
Rosen Shingle Creek
9939 Universal Boulevard
Orlando, Florida  32819
Phone:   407-996-9939
http://www.rosenshinglecreek.com
Proximity to the JW / Ritz = 3.4 Miles
 
The Peabody Orlando
9801 International Drive
Orlando, Florida  32819
Phone:   407-352-4000
www.peabodyorlando.com
Proximity to the JW / Ritz = 5 Miles
 
Rosen Shingle Creek
9939 Universal Boulevard
Orlando, Florida  32819
Phone:   407-996-9939
http://www.rosenshinglecreek.com
Proximity to the JW / Ritz = 3.4 Miles
 
 
 
 

Tags: Directors & OfficersDirectors & Officers; Employment PracticesEmployment Practices; Medical ProfessionalMedical Professional; Cyber LiabilityCyber Liability; Errors & OmissionsErrors & Omissions; General Risk ManagementGeneral Risk Management

Registration Fees

Price Description Amount
Non-Member Regular Registration $1150.00
Member Regular Registration $925.00
Member Reception Only $125.00
Non-Member Reception Only $125.00

Available Functions

Monday - November 04
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
  Registration Open
10:00 am - 11:15 am
  Special Presentation by Dr. Erwann Michel-Kerjan
Dealing with Extreme Events: From Risk Management to Value Creation.
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  Women's Leadership Network Featuring Anna Maria Chavez
The Economic Imperative of Female Leadership
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  Special Presentation by Al Zollar
Who is Watching? Cyber Security in the Cloud
3:00 pm - 4:45 pm
  Opening General Session featuring Madeleine Albright, William Cohen and Karen Hughes
Global Risks Review & Outlook
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  Opening Night Reception
Tuesday - November 05
8:30 am - 9:45 am
  RU Looking at My Cookies? Sexual Harassment in the Age of Technology
  Insurance Agents E&O - Wait, Wait, There's a Duty to Do What?
  Reps and Warranties Coverage - The Best "New" Thing for M&A Deals?
10:00 am - 11:15 am
  Derivative Actions Grow Up - Are They the D&O Exposure to Watch?
  Lawyers Professional Liability Forecast: Dark & Stormy, or Blue Skies Ahead?
  Systemic Cyber Risks: A Dark Cloud on the Horizon?
11:30 am - 1:45 pm
  Luncheon with Keynote Address by Jeb Bush
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
  Global D&O: Navigating the Exposures of Multinational Companies
  What is the "New Normal" for Educators Liability?
  Cyber Liability Speed Debates
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
  Analytics in Securities LItigation Changing Models for a Changing World
  BYOD: Risky for Law Firms and Other Professionals?
  Fidelity & Crime Coverages: Keeping Up With Cyber Exposures & Trends?
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
  Open Night for Sponsor Events
Wednesday - November 06
8:30 am - 9:45 am
  Labor & Employment Litigation Update: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
  Cyber Liability 3.0: Cutting Edge Advancements in Coverage and Services
  New Exposures & Coverages for ACOs: Murky Waters Ahead?
10:00 am - 11:15 am
  Closing Keynote Address by Stephen J. Dubner

Speakers

NameOrganizationSpeaking At
Adeola Adele (PANELIST)   RU Looking at My Cookies? Sexual Harassment in the Age of Technology
Al Zollar (KEYNOTE) IBM Tivoli Software  Special Presentation by Al Zollar
Alice Johansson (PANELIST) Ironshore Holdings (U.S.), Inc.  New Exposures & Coverages for ACOs: Murky Waters Ahead?
Andrew Dorman (PANELIST) Reminger Co., LPA  Lawyers Professional Liability Forecast: Dark & Stormy, or Blue Skies Ahead?
Ann Longmore (PANELIST) Between Engagement  Global D&O: Navigating the Exposures of Multinational Companies
Anna Maria Chavez (KEYNOTE) Girl Scouts of the USA  Women's Leadership Network Featuring Anna Maria Chavez
Aziz Lookman (PANELIST) AIG - American International Group  Analytics in Securities LItigation Changing Models for a Changing World
Bill Jennings (PANELIST) Beazley Insurance Group  Fidelity & Crime Coverages: Keeping Up With Cyber Exposures & Trends?
Brian Braden (PANELIST) Crum & Forster  Lawyers Professional Liability Forecast: Dark & Stormy, or Blue Skies Ahead?
Bryan Thornton (PANELIST) Net Reaction, LLC  Cyber Liability Speed Debates
Charles Thompson (PANELIST) Seyfarth Shaw LLP  Labor & Employment Litigation Update: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
Chris DeMunbrun (PANELIST) United States Secret Service  Fidelity & Crime Coverages: Keeping Up With Cyber Exposures & Trends?
Chris Novak (PANELIST) Verizon RISK Team  Systemic Cyber Risks: A Dark Cloud on the Horizon?
Christopher Magee (PANELIST) WR Berkley Syndicate 1967  Global D&O: Navigating the Exposures of Multinational Companies
Christopher Duca (MODERATOR) RT Specialty, LLC  Opening General Session featuring Madeleine Albright, William Cohen and Karen Hughes
Ciara Frost (MODERATOR) Frost Pearlman, LLC  New Exposures & Coverages for ACOs: Murky Waters Ahead?
David Williams (MODERATOR) Liberty Mutual Insurance  Opening General Session featuring Madeleine Albright, William Cohen and Karen Hughes
David Lewison (PANELIST) AmWINS Brokerage  Cyber Liability Speed Debates
DM Studler (PANELIST) SDC CPA's, LLC  Fidelity & Crime Coverages: Keeping Up With Cyber Exposures & Trends?
Edward Quinn (PANELIST) Rockville Quinn Management  RU Looking at My Cookies? Sexual Harassment in the Age of Technology
Edward Smerdon (PANELIST) Aon  Global D&O: Navigating the Exposures of Multinational Companies
Elizabeth Kim, Esq. (PANELIST) Hiscox Insurance Company Inc.   BYOD: Risky for Law Firms and Other Professionals?
Eric Sauter (MODERATOR) Wilson Elser  What is the "New Normal" for Educators Liability?
Erwann Michel-Kerjan (KEYNOTE)   Special Presentation by Dr. Erwann Michel-Kerjan
Frances O'Meara (MODERATOR) Freeman, Mathis & Gary, LLP  BYOD: Risky for Law Firms and Other Professionals?
Frank Castro (PANELIST) Willis Towers Watson  New Exposures & Coverages for ACOs: Murky Waters Ahead?
Gay Parks Rainville (PANELIST) Pepper Hamilton LLP  Derivative Actions Grow Up - Are They the D&O Exposure to Watch?
George Aguilar, Esq. (PANELIST) Robbins Arroyo LLP  Derivative Actions Grow Up - Are They the D&O Exposure to Watch?
Haralyn Isaac (PANELIST) Great American Insurance Company  Labor & Employment Litigation Update: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
Ira Weisman (PANELIST) Cerberus  Reps and Warranties Coverage - The Best "New" Thing for M&A Deals?
Jake Kouns (MODERATOR) Markel  Cyber Liability Speed Debates
James Zelenay (PANELIST) Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher  What is the "New Normal" for Educators Liability?
Jay Rittberg (PANELIST) Euclid Transactional, LLC  Reps and Warranties Coverage - The Best "New" Thing for M&A Deals?
Jeb Bush (KEYNOTE) Former Governor of the state of Florida  Luncheon with Keynote Address by Jeb Bush
Jeff Stull (PANELIST) RiskAnalytics   Cyber Liability 3.0: Cutting Edge Advancements in Coverage and Services
Jeffrey Cowhey (PANELIST) Ambridge Group  Reps and Warranties Coverage - The Best "New" Thing for M&A Deals?
Jennifer Baumstein (PANELIST) Liberty International Underwriters  Insurance Agents E&O - Wait, Wait, There's a Duty to Do What?
Jeremy Henley (PANELIST) ID Experts  Cyber Liability 3.0: Cutting Edge Advancements in Coverage and Services
Jody Harris, ARM (PANELIST) Arthur J Gallagher & Co  Lawyers Professional Liability Forecast: Dark & Stormy, or Blue Skies Ahead?
Joe Carter (PANELIST) United Educators Insurance  What is the "New Normal" for Educators Liability?
John Mullen (PANELIST) Mullen Coughlin LLC  Cyber Liability Speed Debates
John Browning (PANELIST) Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP  BYOD: Risky for Law Firms and Other Professionals?
Karen Hughes (KEYNOTE) Burson-Marsteller  Opening General Session featuring Madeleine Albright, William Cohen and Karen Hughes
Kenneth Lehn (PANELIST) University of Pittsburgh  Analytics in Securities LItigation Changing Models for a Changing World
Kevin LaCroix (MODERATOR) RT ProExec  Derivative Actions Grow Up - Are They the D&O Exposure to Watch?
Kristen Dodge Dauphinais (PANELIST) Beazley Insurance Group  Cyber Liability 3.0: Cutting Edge Advancements in Coverage and Services
Lanny Davis (PANELIST) Dilworth Paxson LLP  Global D&O: Navigating the Exposures of Multinational Companies
Lisa Doherty (PANELIST) Business Risk Partners  Insurance Agents E&O - Wait, Wait, There's a Duty to Do What?
Lori Nugent (PANELIST) Greenberg Traurig  Systemic Cyber Risks: A Dark Cloud on the Horizon?
Lori Bailey (PANELIST)   Cyber Liability 3.0: Cutting Edge Advancements in Coverage and Services
Luke Figora (PANELIST) The University of Chicago  What is the "New Normal" for Educators Liability?
Madeleine Albright (KEYNOTE) Former Secretary of State  Opening General Session featuring Madeleine Albright, William Cohen and Karen Hughes
Marc Rindner (MODERATOR) Roberts Tate LLC  Fidelity & Crime Coverages: Keeping Up With Cyber Exposures & Trends?
Maria Treglia (PANELIST) ARC Excess and Surplus, L.L.C.  Insurance Agents E&O - Wait, Wait, There's a Duty to Do What?
Mario D'Aversa (PANELIST)   Lawyers Professional Liability Forecast: Dark & Stormy, or Blue Skies Ahead?
Mark Greisiger (PANELIST) NetDiligence  Cyber Liability Speed Debates
Martin Schnabel (PANELIST) Nationwide - MLS  RU Looking at My Cookies? Sexual Harassment in the Age of Technology
Matthew Heinz (PANELIST) Lockton Companies, Inc.  Reps and Warranties Coverage - The Best "New" Thing for M&A Deals?
Mercedes Colwin (MODERATOR) Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP  RU Looking at My Cookies? Sexual Harassment in the Age of Technology
Meredith Schnur (PANELIST) Marsh  Cyber Liability Speed Debates
Michael Klausner (PANELIST) Stanford University  Analytics in Securities LItigation Changing Models for a Changing World
Michael Maillet (PANELIST) Chubb & Son  Fidelity & Crime Coverages: Keeping Up With Cyber Exposures & Trends?
Mickey Estey (PANELIST) RT Specialty, LLC  BYOD: Risky for Law Firms and Other Professionals?
Nancy Adams (MODERATOR) Mintz Levin  Reps and Warranties Coverage - The Best "New" Thing for M&A Deals?
Oliver Brew (PANELIST) CyberCube Analytics  Systemic Cyber Risks: A Dark Cloud on the Horizon?
Peter Biging (MODERATOR) Goldberg Segalla LLP  Insurance Agents E&O - Wait, Wait, There's a Duty to Do What?
Philip Voluck (MODERATOR) Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP  Labor & Employment Litigation Update: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
Randy Hein (PANELIST) Berkley Transactional  Analytics in Securities LItigation Changing Models for a Changing World
Richard Betterley (MODERATOR) Betterley Risk Consultants, Inc.  Cyber Liability 3.0: Cutting Edge Advancements in Coverage and Services
Robert Blasio (PANELIST) GB Specialty  New Exposures & Coverages for ACOs: Murky Waters Ahead?
Robert Zelms (MODERATOR) Zelms Erlich, LLP  Lawyers Professional Liability Forecast: Dark & Stormy, or Blue Skies Ahead?
Sabrena Sally (PANELIST) Swiss Re  Insurance Agents E&O - Wait, Wait, There's a Duty to Do What?
Sally Combs (PANELIST) Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty  Labor & Employment Litigation Update: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
Sarah Goldstein (PANELIST) O'Hagan Meyer PLLC  RU Looking at My Cookies? Sexual Harassment in the Age of Technology
Sean Fitzpatrick (MODERATOR) Trinity College-Hartford  Analytics in Securities LItigation Changing Models for a Changing World
Simon Hodge (PANELIST) Wells Fargo Insurance  Labor & Employment Litigation Update: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
Stephen Dubner (MODERATOR)   Closing Keynote Address by Stephen J. Dubner
Steven Boughal (PANELIST) Zurich North America  Derivative Actions Grow Up - Are They the D&O Exposure to Watch?
Theodore Kobus (PANELIST) BakerHostetler  Cyber Liability Speed Debates
Thomas Sheffield (MODERATOR) Marsh  Global D&O: Navigating the Exposures of Multinational Companies
Tim Francis (MODERATOR) Travelers  Systemic Cyber Risks: A Dark Cloud on the Horizon?
Tom Hams (PANELIST) Aon Financial Services Group  Labor & Employment Litigation Update: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
Tower Snow, Jr. (PANELIST) Cooley LLP  Derivative Actions Grow Up - Are They the D&O Exposure to Watch?
Virginia Troy (PANELIST) OneBeacon Professional Insurance  New Exposures & Coverages for ACOs: Murky Waters Ahead?
Wendy Mellk (PANELIST) Jackson Lewis P.C.  Labor & Employment Litigation Update: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
William Thompson (PANELIST)   BYOD: Risky for Law Firms and Other Professionals?
William Hardin (PANELIST) Charles River Associates  Systemic Cyber Risks: A Dark Cloud on the Horizon?
William Cohen (KEYNOTE) The Cohen Group  Opening General Session featuring Madeleine Albright, William Cohen and Karen Hughes

Sponsors

Location Information

JW Marriott / Ritz Carlton
4040 Central Florida Parkway
Orlando, FL

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Materials

 
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Event Materials:
 
Session Slides
 

Who Is Watching?  Cyber Security In The Cloud - Presentation

RU Looking @ My Cookies?  Sexual Harassment in the Age of Technology - Presentation

Insurance Agents E&O: Wait, Wait...There's a Duty to Do What? - Presentation

Reps and Warranties Coverage: The Best "New" Thing for M&A Deals? - Presentation

Derivative Actions Group Up: Are They the D&O Exposure to Watch - No Slides Provided

Lawyers Professional Liability Forecast: Dark & Stormy, or Blue Skies Ahead? - Presentation

Systemic Cyber Risks: A Dark Cloud On the Horizon? - Presentation

Global D&O: Navigating the Exposures of Multinational Companies - Presentation

What is the New Normal for Educators Liability? - Presentation

Cyber Liability Speed Debates - Presentation

Analytics in Securities Litigation: Changing Models for a Changing World - Presentation

BYOD: Risky for Law Firms and Other Professionals? - Presentation

Fidelity & Crime Coverage: Keeping Up with Cyber Exposures & Trends? - Presentation

Labor & Employment Litigation Update: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly - Presentation

Cyber Liability 3.0: Cutting Edge Advancements in Coverage and Services - No Slides Provided

New Exposures & Coverages for ACOs: Murky Waters Ahead? - Presentation

Continuing Education