Schedule of Events

Saturday, April 28

8:00 am - 12:00 pm Executive Committee Meeting

Committee Meeting Schedule subject to change
12:30 - 2:00 pm

Automation & Technology Committee

Government Relations Committee

Commercial Surety Committee

Ethics Committee

2:15 pm – 3:45 pm Professional Development & Education Committee

Membership Committee

Industry Relations Committee

International Committee
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Finance Committee

5-15 Leadership Committee

Small & Emerging Business Committee
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Directors-At-Large Meeting

Regional Directors Meeting

Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs Meeting

Sunday, April 29

8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Board of Directors Meeting

11:00 am - 5:30 pm
NASBP Registration Desk Open

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Continuing Education Session: "Jump on the P3 Wave: The Value of Bonding in this Rapidly Growing Market"
Same session will be offered on Monday from 12:15 pm – 2:15 pm

Presenters: Michele Pavlik, Chubb Surety
Mary Jean Pethick, Zurich Surety
Frank Rapoport, Peckar & Abramson, P.C.
Public Private Partnerships (P3s) are becoming mainstream in the United States. Surety professionals and your clients need to understand and embrace this new and evolving model of project delivery. Expert presenters will dive into the history, structure, and usage of P3s. They will discuss the legislative landscape both on the state and federal level and examine surety underwriting of P3s, outlining different types of bonds, terms, and obligee(s) in the P3 space. During this interactive session, the speakers will share examples of P3 projects with which they have been involved. Be sure to attend and ensure your firm is not left out of this rapidly growing and changing market. 2

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

NASBP Attorney Advisory Council and the CPA Advisory Council Meeting

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Happy Hour in Expo Hall featuring the Surety Innovation Center

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Welcome Reception

Monday, April 30

7:00 am - 12:00 pm
NASBP Registration Desk Open

7:00 - 8:00 am
5-15 Leadership Committee Breakfast

7:00 - 8:00 am

Expo Hall open - Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 10:00 am Opening General Session
Welcome Remarks
Monica Donatelli & Todd Loehnert, Annual Meeting Program Co-Chairs
President's Address & Awards Presentation
Howard Cowan, NASBP President
Keynote Address: “Leading Movements When People Don’t Want To Follow”
Scott Mann, Former Green Beret and Connection Coach
10:00 - 10:30 am

Refreshment Break in EXPO Hall

10:30 am - 11:45 am
General Session Continued
“Insurance Captives – Pro’s & Cons to the Surety Underwriting Process”
Presenter: Brandon White, Partner/Advisor/Director of Captive Programs, InCite Performance Group
As our clients manage the business and strategic risks that are faced daily in the construction industry, Captive Insurance Programs can potentially help maximize profit and reward managing risk effectively. This program will help define the various types of insurance captive programs and their impact on the surety underwriting process. Brandon White brings 13 years of experience almost exclusively in onshore/offshore captive insurance. 
11:45 am - 2:00 pm

EXPO Hall Open - Lite Lunch served
featuring the "Surety Innovation Center"

12:15 pm - 2:15 pm Continuing Education Session: "Jump on the P3 Wave: The Value of Bonding in this Rapidly Growing Market"
Same session will be offered on Sunday from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Presenters: Michele Pavlik, Chubb Surety
Mary Jean Pethick, Zurich Surety
Frank Rapoport, Peckar & Abramson, P.C.
Public Private Partnerships (P3s) are becoming mainstream in the United States. Surety professionals and your clients need to understand and embrace this new and evolving model of project delivery. Expert presenters will dive into the history, structure, and usage of P3s. They will discuss the legislative landscape both on the state and federal level and examine surety underwriting of P3s, outlining different types of bonds, terms, and obligee(s) in the P3 space. During this interactive session, the speakers will share examples of P3 projects with which they have been involved. Be sure to attend and ensure your firm is not left out of this rapidly growing and changing market.
Evening Affiliate Entertaining

Tuesday, May 1

7:30 - 11:00 am NASBP Registration Desk Open
7:30 - 9:30 am EXPO Hall Open - Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 9:15 am Awards Breakfast
9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Spouse/Guest Event- more details coming soon

9:30 am - 10:45 am
General Session

“Appearances can be Deceiving: Falsities in the World of Surety”
Join the NASBP CEO and invited guests as they explore this trending topic, which continues to permeate not only the surety industry but also the overall business environment.

10:45 am - 11:45 am General Session Continued

“How I Hacked a Construction Company”
Presenter: David Anderson, Manager, SAS Information Security
Anderson is an information security consultant who simulates black hat hackers in order to assess the security posture of organizations. In this presentation he will outline a recent assessment where he hacked into a construction company and gained full access to all information. He will also review some of the key controls that could be implemented to help prevent or detect this attack.

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

NASBP Golf Tournaments - Camelback Golf Courses

6:30 - 7:00 pm Cocktail Reception

7:00 - 11:00 pm

Final Event and Program

Wednesday, May 2


8:00 am Executive Committee Meeting
Departure
Meeting Concludes