VCIA Signature Series – Tuesday, April 13, 2021

First Webinar – “Disaster! What’s the Plan?”
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 noon. EDT
Panelists:
Julie Bordo, President & CEO, PCH Mutual Insurance Co. Inc. A RRG
Hugo Crawley, Chairman, TigerRisk Partners (UK)
Gail Newman, Vice President of Risk Management, Bright Horizons Family Solutions
Michael O’Malley, Managing Director, Strategic Risk Solutions, Inc.
Program Content: VCIA proudly presents “Disaster! – What’s the Plan?” Join us for this vibrant session as we explore the reactions, interactions and strategies to prepare your company and captive for the next unforeseen event. Set as a dramedy, we’ll illustrate real time issues companies and captives faced in the wake of the declaration of the COVID-19 Pandemic and how to better prepare your company for future disasters and other major business challenges. Explore the importance of a disaster preparedness plan, its key components and how to craft such a plan for your company.
Learning Objectives:
After completing this webinar, participants will be able to:
  • Respond more effectively to unforeseen disasters (Pandemics, Natural Disasters, other major business challenges).
  • Cite ways to proactively prepare your company for the next unforeseen disaster event.
  • Identify areas for improving your companies’ disaster preparedness plan and how to integrate lessons learned in your business continuity plan

Please submit questions in advance via email to info@vcia.com no later than April 12th.

Level:  Intermediate
Prerequisite: Basic understanding of captive operations
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
CPE, CLE or CRE Credit: 1
ICCIE Credit: 1 ACE CE and 1 ICCIE Teleconference Credit
Delivery Method: Group Internet Based
Advanced Preparation: None

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Second Webinar – “Cyber Risk – Captive Utilization for Expanding Coverage?”
Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT
Panelists:
Elisabeth Case, Managing Director, Marsh, USA Inc.
John O’Neil, Lead Counsel, Insurance Risk, Corporate Insurance Risk Manager and Head of Real Estate Services, MassMutual
Dan Petterson, Director of Captive Examinations, Vermont Division of Captive Insurance
Uso Sayers, Managing Director, Johnson Lambert LLP
Program Content:
As cyber-attacks become more frequent and increasingly harmful, are you prepared? What risk financing and management techniques are you using today to handle your cyber risk? Are you familiar with regulation and governance required to manage cyber exposure for your organization? How do you design a program which provides appropriate coverage at a cost-effective price along with the associated vendor costs if a cyber event occurs in your organization?   This educational session will provide a captive owner perspective on managing cyber risk and how their lessons learned can be beneficial for your organization. The panel will share insights into best practices, and what coverages you need to ensure for both in and out of your captive to protect your organization from this ever expanding threat.
Learning Objectives:
 After completing this webinar, participants will be able to:
  • Design a cyber risk program with captive utilization, and cite lessons learned from a captive owner who manages their cyber risk this way
  • Describe the cyber risk spectrum and the options available for captive use
  • Recognize the tools currently being used with cyber risk
  • Cite current regulation and governance supporting cyber risk, and how to avoid pitfalls associated with vendors in the cyber world
Please submit content questions in advance via email to info@vcia.com no later than April 12th.

Level: Intermediate
Prerequisite: Basic understanding of captive insurance
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
CPE, CLE or CRE Credit: 1
ICCIE Credit: 1 ACE CE and 1 ICCIE Teleconference Credit
Delivery Method: Group Internet Based
Advanced Preparation: None

Signature Series Fees:
      VCIA Members: $150.00
      Non-Members: $300.00

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 12th 2021

Webinars will be via computer only. No phone-in option is available. Full instructions will be sent to all registrants a few days prior to the webinar. Participants must be pre-registered/paid to participate in the webinars. There are no refunds permitted but advance substitutions are allowed. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints and refunds, please contact the VCIA office at 802-658-8242 or email Diane Leach at leach@vcia.com.

Vermont Captive Insurance Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.