Agenda AND DISCUSSION

Agenda topics and guest speakers are decided with help from the host and other members, which ensures meetings are highly relevant and address members’ specific issues. Unstructured time is built in for networking and open discussion. Recent meeting agenda below:

NYC Meeting, Nov. 2-3, 2016

Wednesday, Nov. 2

11:30 am Lunch buffet, Assurant office, 28 Liberty St. Reception 41st floor

12:15 pm Welcome and intros

- A conversation with Alan Colberg, president and CEO, Assurant

12:45 pm Break

1 pm Two-minute trumpet (blow your horn) OR: What keeps me up at night

2 pm Lightning Round. Member-led discussion topics

-Raul Damas
-Kelly Kane
-Erin Bergamo-Tacy
-John Boul
-Charlene Wheeless
-Rich Nelson
-Brian Kosoy
-Roberta Hague
-Mark Harrad
-Krista Todd

3:30 The Scotiabank Jam – a three-day global digital conversation, Diane Flanagan, Scotiabank

4 pm Break

4:15 pm Recruiter panel:
-Mike Patino, Patino & Assoc.
-Lisa Ryan, Heyman & Assoc.
-Smooch Reynolds, DHR International
-Nat Sutton, Heidrick & Struggles

5:30 pm Adjourn

6 pm Social time and dinner at La Soffitta, Felice Gold, at 15 Gold Street

Thursday, Nov. 3

8 am Coffee and bag drop, Assurant office, 28 Liberty St. Reception 41st floor

8:20 am Special tour of NYSE
-Meet DMMs on the floor
-Opening bell ceremony
-A conversation with Bob Pisani of CNBC

10:30 am Innovations in financial storytelling, guest speaker Deb Wasser, Edelman

11:15 am Open Forum

Noon Adjourn