This is your chance to amplify your voice to Members of Congress and push for solutions on important, timely topics such as pandemic insurance.

Don’t miss out on this powerful, impactful and fun-filled week! Here’s what you can expect:

• Virtual kick-off networking reception 
• Fireside Chat with Florida Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier 
• Panel discussions on pandemic insurance coverage solutions 
• November 2020 election update
• Virtual congressional meetings 

It’s easier than you think to make a difference. 
Join us September 14-17.

This event is for RIMS members only. Registration is $50.


Advocacy Week Agenda

September 14

7pm – 8pm ET

Kickoff Interactive Networking Reception

Meet and network with fellow RIMS members from across the country and test your knowledge with virtual trivia and win cash prizes!


September 15

11am – Noon ETKeys to Successful Federal & State Advocacy
3pm – 4pm ET

Geoffrey Skelley
Election Update: What to Expect in November
Geoffrey Skelley, Elections Analyst, FiveThirtyEight

Moderated by
Robert Cartwright, Jr., Division Manager-Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability, Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC


September 16

11am – Noon ET

David Altmaier
Virtual Fireside Chat
David Altmaier, Florida Insurance Commissioner & NAIC President-elect

Moderated by
Fred Karlinsky, Shareholder and Co-Chair, Greenberg Traurig's Insurance Regulatory and Transactions Practice Group

3pm – 4pm ET


Pandemic Insurance 101: Will you have coverage?

Jake Friedman, Legislative Assistant, Congressman Carolyn Maloney
Karen Valanzano, Senior Vice President, Federal Government Affairs at Chubb
L. Charles Landgraf, Senior Counsel, Arnold & Porter

Moderated by
Whitney Craig, Director of Government Relations, RIMS


September 17

10am – 11am ET

RIMS Legislative Priorities: Federal

1pm – 2pm ET


State Legislative Update

Cari Miller, Vice President of Governmental Affairs & Counsel, Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.
Helen Brooks, Senior State and Local Government Affairs Representative, FedEx Corporation

Moderated by

Chrys Lemon, Partner, McIntyre & Lemon

4pm – 5pm ET

Congressional Visit Preparation and Roundtable Discussions