Independence in a Captive Market: Reinsurance Seminar

Independence in a Captive Market: Reinsurance Seminar
Event on 2013-06-20 08:30:00

The Moore School and SCCIA present this in-depth seminar on reinsurance, Independence in a Captive Market: Reinsurance, at the Darla Moore School's Charleston location. You’ll have the opportunity to earn CEUs and learn from industry leaders about topics including: the purpose and forms of reinsurance; the differences between reinsurance for single risk/parent and group captives; agreement terms, conditions and considerations; tax, risk transfer and regulatory considerations; how a program looks and fits together from a broker’s perspective; the London market, and reinsurance applications in the captive world.

SCCIA and The Friendly Society Restored have applied for CE credit hours. Actual approval numbers will be available June 20, 2013.

Sponsored by the Darla Moore School of Business, SCCIA and the State of South Carolina Department of Insurance.


Michael D. Tarling
Assistant Treasurer, Risk Management and Insurance
The Boeing Company
Chicago, Illinois

Ian Wrigglesworth
Managing Director
Guy Carpenter & Co. Ltd.

Nicholas Deparday
Director of Insurance and Risk Management
Michelin North America
Greenville, South Carolina

Dave Adams, Anthony Valente
Maiden Re
New York, New York

Raymond G. Farmer
Director of Insurance
State of South Carolina

Bill Hodson
Executive Vice President
USA Risk Group intermediaries
Greenville, South Carolina

Gary Bowers
Tax Partner-in-Charge
Johnson Lambert LLP
Cary, North Carolina

Reinsurance Seminar
June 20, 2013

8:30 a.m. Coffee, pastries and getting acquainted 

9 a.m. Introduction to Reinsurance
Purpose, Forms of Reinsurance, Parties Involved and Their Functions/Responsibilities; Introduction to the Differences Between Reinsurance for Single Risk/Parent and Group Captives
Presenter: Bill Hodson , USA Risk Group

9:45 a.m. Intricacies of Reinsurance
Agreement Terms, Conditions and Considerations (cession type, premium basis and how agreed/calculated, ceding and profit commissions, agreement clauses/functions, exclusions/write backs, etc.)
Presenters: Dave Adams and Anthony Valente, Maiden Re

10:45 a.m. Break

10:55 a.m. Tax, Risk Transfer and Regulatory Considerations of Reinsurance
Presenter: Gary Bowers, Johnson Lambert LLC

12 p.m. Working Lunch
How a Program Looks and Fits Together—A Broker’s Perspective
Presenter: Bill Hodson, USA Risk Group

1 p.m. The London Market Perspective
Presenter: Ian Wrigglesworth, Guy Carpenter & Co. Ltd.

1:45 p.m. Panel/Case Studies
Reinsurance Applications in the Captive World: Needs, Considerations, Structures and Practical Benefits of Reinsurance Programs for Large Captives
Presenters: Mike Tarling, Boeing and Nicolas Deparday, Michelin N.A.

3:30 p.m. Questions and Answers

4 p.m. Wrap Up

0 per person* until April 1
0 per person* until May 1
0 per person* until June 19
0 per person* at the door
*Second registrant from same organization pays less

at Darla Moore School of Business – Charleston, SC
151 Market St
Charleston, United States

Cynopsis: Kids! Announces Webinar on “GenZ Advertising: Cross Platform Ad Models to Reach Kids & Parents”

New York, NY (PRWEB) May 10, 2013

Disney, Starcom, Blueplate Media and Pivotal Research Group will present in the upcoming webinar, GenZ Advertising: Cross-Platform Ad Models to Reach Kids & Parents, on May 28 hosted by Cynopsis: Kids! editor Cathy Applefeld Olson. Whether you’re in programming sales or ad sales, or are creating transmedia content, Cynopsis Kids and our panel of industry leaders will help you step up your game.

Kara Rousseau (SVP Ad Sales and Marketing at Disney Media Sales & Marketing), Darcy Bowe (Director at Starcom USA), David Becker (President at Blueplate Media) and Brian Wieser (Analyst at Pivotal Research Group LLC), will share best strategies for maximizing ad sales and sponsorship across platforms, and best practices for working with kids content creators to tout your brand.

During this information-packed 90-minute webinar, attendees will learn how to:

Breastfeeding 101: (Baptist Medical Center Beaches)

Breastfeeding 101: (Baptist Medical Center Beaches)
Event on 2013-05-20 18:30:00


Breastfeeding is a learned art for mother and baby. Our board-certified lactation consultants (IBCLCs) will teach you the key elements to get breastfeeding off to the very best start!  We'll begin by separating facts and fiction as we discuss the health benefits for mom and baby!  Other topics include learning your baby's feeding cues, how long and often to feed, how to know if baby is getting enough, how to increase your milk supply and how breastfeeding works for working moms. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers. Since family support is so important, we strongly encourage dad, grandmother or another support person is to attend at no additional charge. 

Please note: Baptist Health also offers FREE breastfeeding support groups monthly at Baptist South and Destination Maternity.


Registered Nurse/ Board-Certified Lactation Consultants/ Certified Lactation Counselors


Seating is limited.  Registration & pre-payment  is required to reserve your spot.


Baptist Beaches Conference Room


To accommodate others who may wish to attend this class, we ask that all cancellations be submitted at least 72 hours prior to the start of the class.  If you paid a fee for the event, and you submitted the cancellation notice 72 hours or more prior to the start of the event, you can either apply the class fee to another Baptist Health event or request a refund.  Please submit your cancellation instructions here via Contact the Host.


A limited number of spots are available for Baptist Health employees.  Please call 904.202.3140 for details.  To attend the session, you must bring your Baptist Health employee badge to the class.


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at Baptist Medical Center Beaches
1350 13th Avenue South
Jacksonville Beach, United States

ashleigh stone – Justin Furstenfeld

ashleigh stone – Justin Furstenfeld
Event on 2013-05-15 18:00:00
Blue October frontman Justin Furstenfeld has announced plans for a solo tour dubbed "An Open Book: An Evening With Justin Furstenfeld Of Blue October" to promote the release of the expanded 3rd Edition of his book of lyrics and writings dubbed "Crazy Making". The shows will consist of spoken word, rounded off with a question-and-answer session, and will also include an acoustic set of songs never before heard and intimate versions of favorites. The evening will focus on breaking down the walls of artist and audience and will provide fans the most access to Justin ever.

at 3rd and Lindsley Bar and Grill
818 Third Avenue South
Nashville, United States

MileageAds Announces Plans for Donation Websites to Earn Revenue through their Ad Network

Houston,TX (PRWEB) March 07, 2013 now invites publishers of donor websites to display ads on their website.

There are hundreds of ad networks but many of them are against supporting websites of niche donation or charity events. hopes to change this with the opposite approach and allows donors and charities to monetize websites. Serving thousands of ads per day, the network has a backbone of committed publishers and avid advertisers who would love a space beside your website. With a simple, fast setup MileageAds is the perfect way to start making money from your website today, it doesnt matter what it is about or the subject it covers.

Hosting a charitable website can be a struggle, with web design fees and hosting plans, it is often hard for these charities to earn money. MileageAds wants to support good causes and allows them to display advertisements beside their websites as a revenue opportunity.

MileageAds comes at a time when neither small or large ad networks cover charity websites and nonprofit organisations, they hope to change this and will serve donors, charities and more because good causes need good revenue.

MileageAds is just one of hundreds of ad networks, yet one of few that support charitable opportunities .Unlike other ad networks, MileageAds helps publishers get started within minutes not hours. MileageAds will support individuals and groups, no matter of what size.

About MileageAds provides individuals, entrepreneurs and small businesses with affordable and extremely effective online marketing solutions.

It was developed to provide advertisers with an affordable online marketing solution that brings tremendous results via CPC and CPA advertising. also offers opportunities for publishers, who can earn a tidy sum by displaying advertisements via their profitable and easy-to-integrate publisher program. maintains a commitment to customer satisfaction. And the Mileage Ads team works hard to ensure that advertisers and publishers alike are satisfied and that their questions are answered in a timely and efficient manner.

Valeo Marketing Publishes Ebook Guide for Students Seeking a Master’s Degree in Technology Management on Behalf of George Mason University

Memphis, Tenn. (PRWEB) February 25, 2013

Valeo Marketing, a Memphis, Tennessee-based online marketing firm, has published an eBook on behalf of George Mason University for students planning seeking a degree in the field of Technology Management.

The growth of the technology market calls for educated and experienced individuals with the ability to adapt to the ever-changing technology management industry. George Mason has increasingly found that technology professionals have a need to learn business management fundamentals to advance their careers. How Graduate Education Advances Your Career in Technology Management aims to help students choose an information technology management degree program that will lead to their desired future.

Through our companys partnership with George Mason University, weve created a complete guide for planning a graduate education in the field of Technology Management, James Hutto, Valeos managing project director said. This free guide contains helpful information and insights from the George Mason University Technology Management Programs excellent faculty and staff.

Because of the advancements in technology and computing, businesses need skilled leaders in the field of technology management. To keep up with the competition, IT companies and departments are increasingly seeking Chief Information Officers (CIOs), who are responsible for setting an organizations IT goals, and crafting strategies that ensure those goals are met. A CIO adapts past business practices to make use of new tools for improved efficiency. They must be at the forefront of technology while being able to manage others effectively. Top areas of interest for CIOs include cloud computing, infrastructure, networking, IT management, virtualization, collaboration technologies, and much more.

Each year, the demand for trained professionals in the area of technology management grows significantly, Jackie Buchy, assistant dean for graduate enrollment at George Masons School of Management said. Students who are considering a graduate education in this emerging discipline should use this guide as a resource when selecting the program that will best meet their career goals.

Every future career as a CIO first begins with the choice of which university and program to attend. While Valeos partner George Mason offers its own Masters in Technology Management program, the ebook stresses the importance of finding a program that fits the goals and career outcomes that a student seeks to fulfill. Different universities offer unique programs best suited to different needs. Inside How Graduate Education Advances Your Career in Technology Management, students will find important questions and answers that help decide which programs are best suited for their needs as well as factors to consider include duration, cost, location, career placement statistics, and more. This makes for a deeply personal and individual decision, one best made after careful consideration of the advantages and disadvantages of each program.

The ebook will be available as a free download at

About Valeo

Valeo Marketing believes in improving the way organizations interact with their audience, and feel online marketing gives the opportunity to build trust through an exchange of ideas and content. Valeo offers a spectrum of services to organizations regardless of industry, including branding, content marketing, business web solutions, online video production, design and development, as well as services geared towards nonprofit organizations.

NuoDB Announces Webinar Series To Demystify Cloud Data Management

Cambridge, Massachusetts (PRWEB) February 13, 2013

NuoDB, Inc., a startup offering the industrys only patented, elastically scalable Cloud Data Management System (CDMS), announced a webinar series on how to manage data in the cloud.

The first webinar in the five-part series will be held on February 19 at 12:00 p.m. EST. Barry Morris, CEO and Co-Founder of NuoDB, and Tony Baer, Principal Analyst for Enterprise Solutions at Ovum, a leading technology analysis firm, will discuss why a Cloud Data Management System (CDMS) matters to businesss bottom line.

The one-hour webcast entitled The New World of Cloud Databases will cover the following topics:

Cloud database adoption, challenges and opportunities
What it means to be in the Cloud vs. on the Cloud
12 Rules for a CDMS
NewSQL vs. NoSQL vs. SQL
A live question and answer session.

At NuoDB we are often asked about the differences between a CDMS, a 1980s RDBMS and a simple non-SQL store. Weve created this webinar series featuring independent analysts and industry leaders to address these questions in the marketplace, stated Morris. I expect a lively debate with Tony Baer in our first session.

The next webcast will feature a leading cloud infrastructure provider.

Registration is required.

About NuoDB

NuoDB, Inc., is a Cambridge, MA-based startup that provides the industrys patented, elastically scalable Cloud Data Management System (CDMS). Unlike every other database, NuoDB is architected to scale out effortlessly on the cloud without compromising any of the features or guarantees of relational databases.

NuoDB was launched in 2010 by industry-renowned database architect Jim Starkey and accomplished software CEO Barry Morris. For more information, visit us at