2022 Fall Conference

Nov 3-4, 2022
NY Hilton Midtown

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Thursday, November 3rd  | 8:40am – 8:00pm EST
Friday, November 4th  | 7:30am – 12:30pm EST

The 2022 Fall Conference will be held attend in-person and have a virtual option. We highly encourage members who are comfortable to attend in person in order to take full advantage of our networking opportunities and to reconnect with colleagues.

We look forward to seeing you all in attendance and our Conference Co-Chairs are planning a stellar program to maximize your time. We will have plenty of networking opportunities with industry colleagues lined up so reserve your spot now!


Session Agenda:

Please note: the current speakers and sessions are subject to change before the event.

Thursday, November 3rd

8:40 – 8:50 am Welcome
9:00 – 10:00 am Keynote Address with A.J. Jacobs, New York Times bestselling author and self-described human guinea pig
10:00 – 10:20 am Break
10:20 – 11:10 am Earth, Wind, and Fire: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Property Cat Treaties
11:10 – 12:00 pm Cyber Panel No. 1:  Risk, Response, and Resulting Litigation from Cybersecurity and Privacy Threats
12:00 – 12:10 pm Announcements
12:10 – 2:00 pm Lunch
2:00 – 2:50 pm Breakout Session 1: Please Choose One
3:00 – 3:50 pm Breakout Session 2: Please Choose One
3:50 – 4:00 pm Break
4:00 – 4:50 pm  Can There Be Too Much Cyber? Not in 2022! Cyber Panel No. 2: Cyber Underwriting and Claims Trends, Including Virtual Currency
4:50 – 5:00 pm Break
5:00 – 5:45 pm Annual Meeting and Elections
6:30 – 8:00 pm Networking Reception

Friday, November 4th 

7:30 – 8:30 am Committee Meetings and Breakfast
8:30 – 9:20 am Back by Popular Demand:  Rapid Fire Case Presentations
9:20 – 10:10 am What happens when the corporate transaction goes bad: Elon Musk, Twitter and Reps & Warranties (Re)insurance
10:10 – 10:35 am Break
10:35 – 11:25 am The Post-Pandemic Workplace: The Impact of Hybrid/Remote Work Arrangements on the Reinsurance Industry
11:25 – 12:25 pm Do Ethics Matter in Arbitration?
12:25 – 12:30 pm Closing Remarks

Breakout Sessions 

  • Mediating Reinsurance Arbitration Disputes
  • Arbitrating Corporate Divorces: Shareholder Disputes in Bermuda and the Cayman Islands
  • A Friendly Debate: UK and US Perspectives on Reinsurance Contract Principles
  • Political Risk and Credit Insurance Disputes in a Volatile World: Beyond Russia and Ukraine
  • Member Services Committee Targeted Networking Breakout Session

Hotel Accommodations:
New York Hilton Midtown
1335 6th Ave
New York, NY 10019

ARIAS·U.S. has secured a block of rooms at a reduced rate at the New York Hilton Midtown.  To make your room reservation, click here or call (212) 586-7000.  Reduced group rates start at $349. They are on a first-come, first served basis, ending on October 10, 2022. Be sure to reference the ARIAS∙U.S. Fall Conference to receive the reduced rate.

 

Fees:

Registrant Type Early (due Oct.7) Regular (due Oct. 19)
In-Person Member* $1400 $1525
In-Person Non-Member** $1650 $1775
Virtual $975 $975

*Members include designated corporate representatives and individual members.
**Non-members may apply for membership and receive member rates. Application is available online through the Membership section of the website.
***Young Professionals include all those under the age of 35.

Early Bird Registration Deadline: In order to qualify for an Early Bird registration fee, both the registration and payment must be received at the ARIAS•U.S. office by the Early Bird deadline of October 7, 2022. If the payment is not received or postmarked by the Early Bird deadline, the registration will be subject to the Regular registration fee..

Registration Payment Policy and Deadline: Final Conference Registration Deadline: October 19, 2022. The registration payment must be received in full before an attendee may participate in the conference.

 

Click here to view the 2022 Sponsorship Opportunities.

For more information about ARIAS•U.S. Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact Tracy Schorle at 312-698-6276 or tschorle@arias-us.org.

ARIAS•U.S. is a 501(c)6 organization. Tax Identification Number: 13-3804860.

For questions about the 2022 ARIAS•U.S. Fall Conference, contact info@arias-us.org or call 312-698-6276.

 


 

Cancellation and Substitution Policy:

Cancellation Policy: The cutoff date for a refund of the Conference Registration fee is October 3, 2022. Anyone who cancels by October 3rd will receive a refund, less a $100 administrative fee. Notification must be received in writing by email to info@arias-us.org. Refund will be issued by credit card or check. Failure to cancel by October 3rd will result in forfeiture of the entire registration fee. 

CLE Credit:

NY & PA CLE Credit: ARIAS•U.S. is accredited by the New York State and Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Boards as a provider of CLE training.
IL CLE Credit: CLE Credits for IL are pending.
ARIAS·U.S. Certification: This conference counts towards the ARIAS·U.S. Arbitrator Initial Certification Application and certification renewal requirements.

Financial Hardship Policy
As required by the New York, Illinois, and Pennsylvania CLE Boards, if a member of the state’s bar would like to attend an ARIAS•U.S. conference, but finds that he or she would incur a financial hardship by doing so, an application for waiver of the attendance fee may be made to the Board of Directors of ARIAS•U.S. Such application would be held in strict confidence.