2021 Annual Conference
September 23-24, 2021

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Please direct any questions about the conference to contact@tnselfinsurers.org.

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CONFERENCE

Thursday-Friday, September 23-24th

Embassy Suites – Nashville South Cool Springs, Franklin, TN

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CONFERENCE

Thursday-Friday, September 5-6th

Embassy Suites – Nashville South Cool Springs, Franklin, TN

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Tentative 2021 Conference Schedule

Thursday, September 23rd (Birch-Chestnut-Poplar-Redbud-Sycamore)

1:00-2:00 – Registration

2:00–3:00 – Keynote

3:00-3:30 – Break | Vendor Booths | KCOTN Silent Auction

3:30–4:30 – Tennessee Bureau of Workers’ Compensation Panel

  • Robert B. Snyder, MD, Medical Director
  • Troy Haley, Legal Services Director
  • Kenneth Switzer, Chief Judge

4:30-6:30 – Welcome Reception

Friday, September 24th (Birch-Chestnut-Poplar-Redbud-Sycamore)

8:30-9:00 – Breakfast | Visit Vendor Booths | KCOTN Silent Auction

9:00–9:15 – Welcome & Update

9:15–9:45 – Session 1

  • Carter Lawrence:  Commissioner, Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance

9:45–10:00 – Break | Visit Vendor Booths | KCOTN Silent Auction Closes

10:00 – 10:45 – Session 2: State of the Market

  • Richard L. Forland, Senior Director National Property, Willis Towers Watson
  • La’Vonda L McLean, Esq., Director Global FINEX Commercial Southeast Regional Leader, Willis Towers Watson
  • Joseph C. Peiser, Global Head of Broking, Willis Towers Watson
  • Ben Powers, EVP Large & Complex Casualty Broking Leader Southeast Region, Willis Towers Watson

10:45–11:15 – Break | Visit Vendor Booths | KCOTN Silent Auction Closes

11:15-12:15 – Employer Panel

  • Bruce Jones: VP of Insurance and Risk Management, Community Health Systems
  • Evan Hauser: Deputy Law Director, Knox County
  • Megan Zoeller: Director of Safety and Workers Compensation, Brooksdale Senior Living
  • Robin Roeder: SVP Risk Management, Sedgwick

12:15-12:30 – Vendor Bingo Drawing & KCOTN Silent Auction Winner’s Pick-Up