2017 KAPCIC Annual Convention Agenda

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Tuesday, October 10
8:00 – 9:30 p.m. Early Bird Reception at Hilton Garden Inn
Wednesday, October 11
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Board Meeting and Breakfast at Colbert Hills Golf Course
9:15 – 9:30 a.m.

KAPCIC Annual Meeting at Colbert Hills Golf Course

This meeting is open only to KAPCIC members.

10:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Golf OutingColbert Hills Golf Course

Reconnect with KAPCIC peers at Colbert Hills. Tournament prizes will be awarded during the banquet.

3:45 – 4:30 p.m.

Trap Shoot Tournament Tuttle Creek Shooting Park

Join us for a trap shoot tournament at the Tuttle Creek Shooting Park in Manhattan, Kansas, located just 15 minutes from the convention hotel. It’s open to regular trap shooters and novices.

2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Event Information Desk

The KAPCIC Event Information Desk is open for you to pick up your name badge and registration packet.

5:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Transportation to 1115 Venue

Complimentary bus transportation to 1115 Venue will begin at 5:30. The last pick-up at the hotel will be 6:00 p.m.

6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Reception – 1115 Venue

Join other attendees for the Embassy Suites complimentary evening reception. Mingle with your peers and enjoy cocktails and light hor d’oeuvres.
7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Banquet1115 Venue

Enjoy drinks, dinner, and entertainment at the opening banquet. Awards from the golf outing and trap shoot will be presented…
9:00 – 11:00 p.m.

Gen Re After Party – Tallgrass Taphouse

All attendees are invited to Tallgrass Taphouse to sample local brews and continue networking with new and old colleagues.


Thursday, October 12
7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Event Information Desk & Sponsor Showcase

The KAPCIC Event Information Desk is open for you to pick up your name badge and registration packet.
7:30 – 8:30 a.m.


A full buffet breakfast for all attendees is provided by the Embassy Suites in the main lobby. Coffee and light breakfast items are available in the meeting area prior to the opening session.

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Welcome & Opening Session

Speaker TBA

9:30 – 10:00 am Chad Anderson
Kansas Insurance Guaranty Association (KIGA)
Denver, Colorado
10:00-10:15 am Break
10:15 – 11:00 a.m. Tim Brockett
Strategic Product Manager
Munich Reinsurance America, Inc.
11:00 – 12:00 p.m. Tom Meier
Human Resource Consultant
Indianapolis, Indiana
12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.


A hot buffet lunch will be provided for all attendees and registered guests.

12:45 – 2:00 pm

Comments from the Insurance Commissioner

Ken Selzer, CPA
Commissioner of Insurance
Kansas Insurance Department
Topeka, Kansas

Advocacy & Legislative Issues Update

Marlee Carpenter, KAPCIC’s lobbyist, and Mark Johnston, NAMIC’s state affairs director for the Midwest region, will update attendees on current federal, NAIC, and state public policy issues of interest to the insurance industry.

Moderator: Jack Rader
Vice President of Marketing & Reinsurance
Farmer’s Alliance Insurance Companies
McPherson, Kansas

Marlee Carpenter
Topeka, Kansas

Mark Johnston
Director, State Affairs – Midwest Region
St. Louis, Missouri