The IRUA’s 2019 Annual Members Meeting & Conference was held on April 2-3, 2019 at the Marriott Fort Lauderdale Harbor Beach Resort, 3030 Holiday Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
The Conference Program Committee put together an outstanding program consisting of cutting-edge and interactive sessions presented by prestigious industry leaders.
This year, the format had changed to allow for the Golf Tournament to be held on Tuesday, April 2 at noon with the Opening Night Cocktail Reception and dinner held immediately following the Tournament.
In addition to our new format and workshop sessions, the IRUA was happy to welcome Keynote Speaker P. J. O’Rourke, well-known author, Speaker and satiristwe. P. J. O’Rourke has written over twenty books on subjects as diverse as politics, cars, etiquette and economics. P.J. O’Rourke is also a regular panelist on NPR’s “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me. A complimentary copy of his latest book “None of My Business” will be given to all attendees.
On April 3rd, the program ran all day starting with the 2019 Annual Meeting of Members where new officers were elected with Andrew Downing of Stonybrook Risk Management assuming the role of President for 2019 – 2021 term. Arlene Kern, of Munich Reinsurance America moved to Immediate Past President after serving her two -year term. Laura Herubin, of MAPFRE Re continues to serve as Secretary and Bill Bernens of Arch Re as Tresurer. Following the days sessions, a casual networking reception and dinner was held for all attendees.
A Copy of the full program agenda can be downloaded by CLICKING HERE.
2019 Annual Members Meeting & Conference Attendance List
This was an informative learning and networking experience that everyone in attendance benefited from.
This program can be submitted for review to the Institutes®CPCU – Risk and Insurance Management for CPCU credit.
2019 Annual Members Meeting & Conference Sponsors
Munich Reinsurance America
Guy Carpenter & Company LLC
Markel Global Re
American Agricultural Insurance Company
Farmers Mutual Hail of Iowa
CLICK HERE to Download our list of complete sponsorship opportunities.
A NOTE WHEN REGISTERING:
The non-member rate is set as the default rate. If you are registering from a member company, you must log in to receive the member rate. Once logged in, the system will identify you as being from a member company and the non-member rate will automatically change to the member rate.
To secure your hotel reservation, please call the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort at 1-954-525-4000 or1-800-222-6543 OR click on the link to make your hotel reservation on-line:
Group Room Rate: $229 was valid until the Group Cut-Off Date of Monday, March 11, 2019
Conference Registration Fees:
Three or more member registrations from the same company post March 4th: $1050
Spouse/Partner: $595 per person
Golf Registration: $275
If you are interested in participating on the Committee, please contact Jerry Wallis, Executive Director, at email@example.com.
We hope to see you there.