2020 Insurance Trends: Webinars on What You Need to Know
Updated 8/12/2020 at 2:00pm CST
What insurance technology topics can I expect in 2020?
It is an exciting time to be in the insurance industry! Want to know more about insuring a cannabis grower or how underwriting and claims use drones for handling claims? What kind of risks are there when operating an e-scooter or when renting rooms on AirBnB? Some issues are policy driven, others apply to insurance professionals at the consumer level. Popular topics have included:
Drones, Cannabis risks, Pet Insurance
Car-sharing, Ridesharing, Uber, Lyft, and TNC’s, e-Scooters (Lime, Bird, etc.)
Artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, Autonomous (self-driving) vehicles
Wearables, InsurTech, Digital home assistants
Travel insurance, AirBnB, Rental car insurance, Vacation rental insurance
Business Interruption Coverage - state's proposing legislation to mandate payment on policies with viral or pandemic exclusions
Event Cancellation Insurance
Workers' Compensation claims
Employer Liability: risks when economy re-opens
Adjusters/CAT claims issues - complying with social distancing in field work
Reopening businesses - learning to manage new risks
COVID-19 scams, fraud, and phishing email warnings
Remote testing for insurance licenses now available
How do I register?
Each month we explore the latest trends in the insurance and financial services industry. Registration is free, but seats are limited. See the schedule below to register:
Watch for emails about special webinars with guest speakers on key issues.
Register for August 27 Discussion topics will include Workers' Compensation presumptive coverage orders, Work From Home coverage gaps we ALL need to be aware of in our personal homeowners policies, our own businessowners coverage, and our employer's commercial liability policies. Whose policy would cover WFH equipment damage? The employee's homeowners or renters insurance or the employer's CGL? What about cyber risks?
Once registered, you will receive reminder emails with links to your calendar prior to each session from the GoToTraining hosting program.
May 12, 2020
COVID-19 and Senior Investors: Scams, Regulatory Responses & Best Practices
May 13, 2020
COVID-19 Business Interruption Claims - Is There Coverage?
May 28, 2020
Re-Opening Businesses - Risks & Exposures
July 23, 2020
Remote testing, Annuity Best Interest update, A.D. Banker tools to make manager's work easier
August 12, 2020
Testing Opportunities with Pearson VUE During COVID-19
Joel Norris, Senior Director of Business Development with Pearson VUE join John Meurs and Barb Gavitt to discuss the current landscape of test center availability and group testing opportunities. Joel provided an update on remote proctoring. Pearson VUE currently develops and administers insurance exams in 25 states.
Can I get professional development credit?
Each Insurance Trends webinar qualifies for professional development certification upon request. If you are a member of the Securities and Insurance Licensing Association (SILA), it counts towards your designation CE requirement.