Schedule of Events

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Wednesday, September 15

2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
NASBP Registration Desk Open
   
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Welcome Reception
Thursday, September 16


NOTE: The Session Content for Thursday, September 16th will also be available in a Live Stream format - visit the 2021 Virtual Events Page for more information

7:30 am - 11:00 am NASBP Registration Desk Open
   
7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast Buffet - All registered attendees and spouse/guests Welcome
 
8:30 am - 10:00 am General Session
  Welcome Remarks and President's Address
  Tracy Tucker, NASBP President
   
  "Infrastructure Advocacy: What NASBP is doing to make this happen"
  Lawrence LeClair, NASBP Director of Government Relations
Mark McCallum, NASBP CEO
 
  "Blockchain Technology and Digitizing the Surety Process"
  Greg Davenport, Liberty Mutual Surety
Lawrence LeClair, NASBP Director of Government Relations
Mark McCallum, NASBP CEO

Nick Newton, AssuredPartners of MN LLC dba Newton Bonding
   
10:00 am - 10:30 am Refreshment Break
   
10:30 am - 12:00 pm General Session
  Escalating Material Costs, Supply Chain Disruptions and Work-Force Shortages: Coping With Construction’s "New Normal"
  Richard Reizen, Partner, Gould & Ratner
   
  The Changing Cybersecurity Threat Landscape: Understanding the Legal Perspective
  Jordan Fischer, Esq., Beckage
   
Afternoon/Evening
Open - See what Chicago has to offer...
   
Friday, September 17

 
7:30 am - 11:00 am
NASBP Registration Desk Open
   
7:30 am - 8:30 am
Breakfast Buffet - All registered attendees and spouse/guests welcome
   
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Surety Executives Speak - Focus on Contract Surety

Moderator: Zach Mendelson, EPIC | Edgewood Partners Insurance Center
Panelists:
Brock Masterson, Chubb Surety
Gary Stumper, Westfield Group
John Welch, CNA Surety

 
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Refreshment Break
   
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Surety Executives Speak - Focus on Commercial Surety
  Moderator: Greg Morin, Lockton Companies, LLC
Panelists:
Maria Duhart, AXA XL
John Guglielmo, Intact Insurance Specialty Solutions
Erik Janssens, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions 
 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Closing Reception - Final Event
Beverages and food will be served