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Panel to Discuss the State of the Surplus Lines Sector

Professionals also examine the captive insurance market as well as explore emerging cyberrisks and telematics.
  • September 2022

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AM Best’s Webinar - Inside Today’s Surplus Lines Market

A panel of industry leaders in the surplus lines sector of the U.S. insurance market will review the market as well as highlights of a new report on that sector. Panelists will include Bryan Clark, president, Wholesale & Specialty Insurance Association and Gorst & Compass Insurance; Brady Kelley, executive director, WSIA; David Blades, associate director, industry research & analytics, AM Best; Lou Levinson, president and chief executive officer, Lexington Insurance Co.; Wendy Houser, chief territory officer, West, Markel; and David Obenauer, chief executive officer, CRC Group. This complimentary AM Best Webinar is co-sponsored by the WSIA Education Foundation and Lexington Insurance Co.

Thursday, Sept. 8, 11:30 a.m. ET.

On Demand

AM Best's Briefing – Captives: Stepping in Amidst Capacity and Pricing Challenges

AM Best and industry experts discuss the current state of the captive market, delving into such issues as capacity constraints in the marketplace, hardening market conditions, increased social and economic inflation, and the innovative solutions various types of captives can provide. Moderator John Weber, senior associate editor, AM Best TV, is joined by Andrew Baillie, program director, global insurance, AES Corp.; Colin Donovan, president, STICO Mutual Insurance Co., RRG; Nancy Gray, regional managing director, Americas, Aon; and Dan Teclaw, associate director, AM Best.

Webinar Highlights

What Insurers Need to Know About Next-Gen Cyber Threats

Cyberrisk continues to evolve as scams, ransomware and phishing exploits become more sophisticated, targeting new areas of vulnerability. Covering these exposures means better understanding of the threats and the insured. Experts in (re)insurance and digital forensics explore emerging cyberrisks and what insurers must do to address them. This complimentary AM Best Webinar was sponsored by Munich Re.

Dishing on Data: Advice From Data Scientists on How to Leverage Traditional and Nontraditional Data Sources

A panel of industry experts examines the current data landscape, explores new data sources and discusses how to use existing data sources in new ways. The conversation includes such topics as advances in entity resolution, attributes and algorithm selection. This complimentary AM Best Webinar was sponsored by LexisNexis Risk Solutions.

How Next-Gen Telematics and Vehicle Build Data Are Driving Better Risk Assessment for Auto Insurers

Panelists discuss how telematics data from connected vehicles and vehicle build information from advanced driver-assistance systems can work together to provide more power to predict driving risk. This complimentary AM Best Webinar was sponsored by LexisNexis Risk Solutions.

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