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The content, agenda & speakers for each Advisen Insights Conference is planned by an Advisory Board that represents industry thought-leaders and influential marketplace participants. Each Advisory Board is unique for each conference event.

Advisory Board meetings and conference calls are led by Advisen’s Stacie Lilien, Event Content & Programming Manager.

Advisory Board:

Steven H. Anderson, Vice President, Product Leader - Cyber, QBE North America
Michael Bruemmer, Vice President, Data Breach Resolution & Consumer Protection, Experian
Maeve Slattery Byrne, Director, Insurance/Captive/Risk Management, Ebay
Christiaan Durdaller, Executive Vice President, INSUREtrust
Lauri Floresca, Senior Vice President & Partner, Woodruff Sawyer
Davis Hake, Co-Founder, Arceo.ai
Brian Hetherington, Chairman, ABD Insurance and Financial Services
Garrett Koehn, Regional Director, Western US, CRC Insurance Group
W. David Little, Senior Vice President, Global Risk Management, Las Vegas Sands Corp.
Pascal Millaire, CEO, CyberCube
Shawn Ram, Head of Insurance, Coalition

Catherine Rudow, VP- Cyber Insurance, Nationwide E&S Specialty
John Soughan, Principal,  Chief Underwriting Officer, Cyber Specialty, LLC


2019 Cyber Risk Insights Conference – San Francisco

February 20, 2019 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm February 21, 2019 8:00 am - 6:00 pm The Julia Morgan Ballroom 465 California St. San Francisco, CA 94104 This multi-day program will emphasize business outcomes, technology and regulatory factors that make California and the West Coast unique, including the issues that influence the InsurTech space. Located at the Julia Morgan Ballroom in the heart of the Financial District, Advisen's Cyber Risk Insights event is sure to dazzle. Event spots are limited, so sign up today!  

2019 Theme

Blockchain holds the potential to transform processes in many sectors of the economy. It is already having a big impact in cybersecurity. Blockchain-based applications can deter identity theft, prevent data tampering, and stop Denial of Service attacks. However, blockchain also comes with risks which insurers are only now beginning to grapple with. For example, is blockchain, which creates immutable records, at odds with GDPR, which has provisions requiring certain records to be expunged? View PDF: Why sponsor?
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Day 1: February 20th, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
February 20th 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch & Registration
February 20th 1:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Opening Remarks
February 20th 1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Blockchain for Cyber Risk and Insurance Professionals: Why the Buzz?

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February 20th 1:45 pm - 2:30 pm
Tokens, Coins, and Cryptocurrencies

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February 7th 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
New Distributed Ledger Technologies: Are We Already in the Post-Blockchain Era?

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February 20th 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Afternoon Break
February 20th 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
Blockchain and Cybersecurity: Are Unhackable Systems Feasible with Blockchain?

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February 20th 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Blockchain and Liability

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February 20th 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Reception - Sponsored by Experian
Day 2: February 21st, 8:00am - 6:00pm
February 21st 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast & Registration
February 21st 9:00 am - 9:15 am
Opening Remarks
February 21st 9:15 am - 10:00 am
Keynote Address

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February 21st 10:00 am - 10:45 am
The Buyer’s Perspective

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February 21st 10:45 am - 11:15 am
Morning Break
February 21st 11:15 am - 11:45 am
Coordinated Network Security and Cyber Insurance

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February 21st 11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Cyber InsurTech

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February 21st 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
Insurance Coverage Issues

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February 21st 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Conference Luncheon - Sponsored by Arceo.ai
February 21st 1:45 pm - 2:30 pm
Privacy Regulation

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February 21st 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Cyber Business Interruption Claims

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February 21st 3:15 pm - 3:45 pm
Afternoon Break
February 21st 3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Outage of Cloud Services Providers – Systemic Risk for Cyber Underwriters

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February 21st 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
170 Insurers and Counting: The Future of the Cyber Insurance Market

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February 21st 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Reception Sponsored by CyberCube

2019 Cyber Risk Insights Conference – San Francisco