2015 PLUS Cyber Symposium

2015 PLUS Cyber Symposium


 Start Date - End Date

September 17, 2015

Registration Deadline

Wednesday, September 16, 2015



THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.
If you would like to be added to the waitlist for the 2015 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium please call PLUS HQ at 800.845.0778.
 
Don't miss the 2015 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium, September 17 in Chicago.
 
High-level educational content
Educational sessions at this event feature professionals from the front lines of the emerging Cyber industry, focusing on the hot issues shaping the professional liability marketplace today. Check out the Schedule tab for a full list of sessions, description and speakers.
 
Make connections with the industry professionals you need to know
PLUS events empower you to make new business connections and meet face-to-face with many professionals in one place. If you are an underwriter, broker, attorney or claims professional, you will want to join us in Chicago to experience this educational event.
 
Don't miss your opportunity to learn, earn CE/CLE credits, and network with hundreds of insurance professionals active in this exciting and growing market-register today for this great PLUS event! 
 
While the PLUS room block at the Sheraton has plenty of rooms available for September 16, it is sold out for Thursday, September 17. PLUS does have an alternate room block at the W Hotel Lakeshore for the night of September 17. To reserve a room at either hotel please use the links below: 
 
To reserve a room at the Sheraton for Wednesday, September 16 only, please use this link.
 
To reserve a room at the W Lakeshore for Thursday, September 17 only, please use this link.
We'll see you in Chicago on September 17!
 
 
 

Registration Fees

Price Description Amount
Non-Member Regular Registration $1025.00
Non-Member Early Registration $900.00
Member Regular Registration $825.00
Member Early Registration $695.00

Available Functions

Thursday - September 17
7:15 am - 8:15 am
  Networking Breakfast with Virtual Presentation by Richard Betterley
Latest Trends in Cyber Exposures and Insurance
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
  Registration Open
8:15 am - 8:30 am
  Opening Remarks
8:30 am - 9:00 am
  Brian Krebs on Cyber Security
9:00 am - 10:00 am
  How to Sell Cyber Insurance to Different Industries
This panel will discuss four different areas- retail, health care, professional services and industries that may not have a large records exposure but may need to address a cyber gap in their traditional insurance program. They will focus on how to effectively discuss their cyber exposures and explain how to sell cyber coverages to them.
10:00 am - 10:15 am
  Networking Break
10:15 am - 11:30 am
  Let's Debate! Cyber Hot Topics
This presentation will highlight experts from the privacy & data security industry conducting debates on three hotly contested issues in that field. The topics will remain fluid until closer to the event, to assure that any key, late-breaking topics are addressed. PLUS will crowdsource the topics prior to the event so you, the attendee, will be selecting at least one of the ‘hot topics’ to be debated.
11:30 am - 1:15 pm
  Luncheon with Keynote Address by Rod Beckstrom - Preparing for Cyber Armageddon
Cyber security is no longer a niche technical issue; it’s a core strategic concern for every business and government leader worldwide. Rod Beckstrom is at the forefront, leading the call to action to proactively protect the nerve center of every organization or business in the world.
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  Emerging Cyber Risks: Terrorism, Crime & Ransomware
The cyber risk threat landscape is rapidly changing. What should you know? The panel will take a holistic look at these exposures and discuss what these risks are, the importance of information sharing and the implications with regard to the various coverages that come into play.
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
  Networking Break
2:45 pm - 3:45 pm
  Pre-Breach Risk Management & Vendor Management Issues
Pre-breach risk management services are an important differentiator of cyber liability carriers. The panel will discuss recommendations for assembling a holistic team for breach response & resolution, and appropriately managing vendor relationships to minimize liability.
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm
  Networking Break
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  Internet of Things (IoT): Boundless Exposures & Privacy Issues
Our experts will discuss the risks created by emerging technologies such as wearable health devices, self-driving cars, etc, and assess whether insurance products are addressing & underwriters are adequately assessing the related exposures.
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  Networking Reception

Speakers

NameOrganizationSpeaking At
Adam Sedgewick (PANELIST) National Institute of Standards and Technology  Emerging Cyber Risks: Terrorism, Crime & Ransomware
Angela Elbert (PANELIST) Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP  Let's Debate! Cyber Hot Topics
Brian Krebs (KEYNOTE) Krebs on Security  Brian Krebs on Cyber Security
Christopher Keegan (PANELIST) Brown & Brown Specialty Risk Services  Emerging Cyber Risks: Terrorism, Crime & Ransomware
David Lewison (MODERATOR) AmWINS Brokerage  Pre-Breach Risk Management & Vendor Management Issues
Elissa Doroff (PANELIST) Lockton  Internet of Things (IoT): Boundless Exposures & Privacy Issues
Garin Pace (PANELIST) AIG  How to Sell Cyber Insurance to Different Industries
Graeme Newman (PANELIST) CFC Underwriting  Let's Debate! Cyber Hot Topics
Jake Kouns (MODERATOR) Markel  Let's Debate! Cyber Hot Topics
John Gambale (PANELIST) AIG  Pre-Breach Risk Management & Vendor Management Issues
Josh Harwood (PANELIST) TDS  Pre-Breach Risk Management & Vendor Management Issues
Katherine Keefe (PANELIST) Beazley Group  Pre-Breach Risk Management & Vendor Management Issues
Kirstin Simonson (PANELIST) Travelers  Internet of Things (IoT): Boundless Exposures & Privacy Issues
Laurie Kamaiko (PANELIST) Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr  Emerging Cyber Risks: Terrorism, Crime & Ransomware
Manny Cho (PANELIST) Risk Placement Services  How to Sell Cyber Insurance to Different Industries
Matthew McCabe (PANELIST) Kivu Consulting, Inc.  Internet of Things (IoT): Boundless Exposures & Privacy Issues
Michael Lamprecht (PANELIST) BDI  How to Sell Cyber Insurance to Different Industries
Michael Palotay (PANELIST) Tokio Marine HCC  How to Sell Cyber Insurance to Different Industries
Mickey Estey (MODERATOR) RT Specialty, LLC  How to Sell Cyber Insurance to Different Industries
Oliver Brew (MODERATOR) CyberCube  Emerging Cyber Risks: Terrorism, Crime & Ransomware
Peter Foster (PANELIST) Willis Towers Watson  Let's Debate! Cyber Hot Topics
Richard Betterley (KEYNOTE) Betterley Risk Consultants, Inc.  Networking Breakfast with Virtual Presentation by Richard Betterley
Rod Beckstrom (KEYNOTE) The Beckstrom Group  Luncheon with Keynote Address by Rod Beckstrom - Preparing for Cyber Armageddon
Sarah Stephens (PANELIST) JLT Specialty  Let's Debate! Cyber Hot Topics
Sarah Stephens (MODERATOR) JLT Specialty  Brian Krebs on Cyber Security
Stacey McGraw (MODERATOR) Dykema  Internet of Things (IoT): Boundless Exposures & Privacy Issues
Thomas Reagan (PANELIST) Marsh Inc.  Pre-Breach Risk Management & Vendor Management Issues
Timothy Ryan (PANELIST) Kroll  Internet of Things (IoT): Boundless Exposures & Privacy Issues
William Hardin (PANELIST) Charles River Associates  Emerging Cyber Risks: Terrorism, Crime & Ransomware

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Location Information

Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
301 East North Water Street
Chicago, IL 60601

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