Friday, November 30, 2018
8:45 am - 12:00 pm Noon
The event is free for current financial regulators with a $150 suggested donation for all others. You can register online by clicking here or you can register by contacting Janet Patrick (email@example.com or (217-789-1010) at the Illinois Insurance Association.
2018 has been a year of change – impacting the insurance industry and by extension public policymakers. Join us for a morning of non-advocative discussion on two rapidly evolving topics of import to insurance regulators:
SESSION ONE - 8:45 - 10:45 am | Blockchain Technology, Its Application and Impact on Insurance
SESSION TWO - 11:00 am -12:00 pm | The Effect of Evolving Medical Marijuana Laws on Insurance
Join us for a wide-ranging and informative two-hour discussion, consisting of these segments:
A Blockchain Primer | This segment will offer an overview of: blockchain technology; its potential; and current questions and concerns of note.
Examination of Specific Blockchain Use Cases | Robust discussion and illustration of some actual use cases will take place, enabling attendees to better appreciate practical applications of this promising technology.
A Roundtable Discussion: Regulatory Aspects of Blockchain | The third and final segment will consider the future of blockchain and the legal and regulatory implications. Joe Hernandez will moderate a discussion amongst distinguished panelists:
The Effect of Evolving Medical Marijuana Laws on Insurance | While the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes has drawn the attention of popular media, it has also been a matter of keen interest to insurers and public policymakers. We are pleased to present Professor Brenda Wells, who will devote an hour to the non-partisan and non-advocative examination of:
The event is free for current financial regulators with a $150 suggested donation for all others. You can register online by clicking here or you can register by contacting Janet Patrick (firstname.lastname@example.org or 217-789-1010) at the Illinois Insurance Association.