October 10-12, 2018

Long Term Care Insurance Summit4


Please join us in Chicago October 10–12, 2018, for Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP’s Long Term Care Insurance Summit4, a CLE-approved program. Network with industry peers and professionals at a welcome reception on Wednesday evening and join us for dinner on Thursday around Chicago following a full-day program. The Summit will conclude with lunch on Friday. All meals are included. We hope to see you there!

Current agenda items are listed below

Registration fee will be waived for insurance company employees and regulators.


Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, 191 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 3700, Chicago, IL 60606


We have reserved a room block at the Kimpton Gray Hotel, with a reduced nightly rate of $309. Please make your own reservations here. If calling for reservations, please reference the Drinker Biddle room block.


This program has been approved for 10.5 CLE credits in CA, IL, NY, PA and TX, and 12.6 credits in NJ. If you would like credit in another jurisdiction, please list that jurisdiction on your registration form and we will advise on eligibility for accreditation.


Please contact sandra.jones@faegredrinker.com

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

6:00 p.m. - Welcome Reception and Event – Sponsored by Continental LTC

Thursday, October 11, 2018

8:00 a.m. - Breakfast and Registration – Sponsored by EY

8:30-8:45 a.m. - Welcome and Introductory Remarks [Steve Serfass]

Session One – Managed Care and LTCi – Sponsored by CNA

8:45-9:15 a.m. - Overview of Managed Care Concepts that Could Be Successfully Applied in the LTCi Context [Ted Prospect, UHG]

9:15-10:00 a.m. - LTC Carriers’ Managed Care Efforts To Date [Peter Goldstein, LTCG] [Tim Kneeland, Transamerica] [James Lust, CNA]

10:00-10:30 a.m. - Open discussion about managed care ideas, opportunities, and challenges. [Facilitated by Nolan Tully]

Session Two – Rate Increase Issues

10:45 a.m.-Noon - Panel Discussion [moderated by Chris Petillo]

  • History and State of the Industry [Chuck Piacentini. ACLI]
  • Current Regulatory Landscape [Marie Roche, John Hancock]
  • Litigation [Paul Hummer]
  • Looking Ahead [Ralph Donato, LTCG]

Noon-12:30 p.m. - Open discussion about rate increase issues [Facilitated by Chris Petillo]

12:30-1:15 p.m. - Lunch

Session Three – Claims Litigation

1:15-2:30 p.m. - Panel Discussion

  • Introduction and History [Sandy Jones]
  • Recent Trends in Individual Actions [Doug Morrissey, CNA]
  • Recent Trends in Class Actions [Josh Akbar, Genworth]

2:30-3:00 p.m. - Discussion concerning lessons learned from recent litigation, and how to apply those lessons in the context of claims operations [Facilitated by Sandy Jones]

Session Four – Legislative/Regulatory Issues

3:15-4:30 p.m. - Panel Discussion [Moderated by John Moore]

  • Current State [Fred Garsson]
  • Innovation [Vince Bodnar, Genworth]
  • Regulators’ Perspective [John Finston] [Superintendant Eric Cioppa, Maine Bureau of Insurance] [Commissioner David Jones, California Department of Insurance]

4:30-5:00 p.m. - Discussion with regulators [Facilitated by John Moore]

5:00-6:30 p.m. - Cocktail Reception – Sponsored by Fuzion

6:00, 6:30 p.m. - Dinners Around Chicago – Sponsored by LTCG, NYL and Prudential

Friday, October 12, 2018

8:30-9:30 a.m. - Breakfast and Regulatory Debrief – Sponsored by Nationwide

Breakout Sessions 1 and 2

9:30-10:45 a.m.

  • Recent and Upcoming M&A Activity – What is the Current Climate for Deals? [Michael Mazur, Continental] [Dmitri Ponomarev, Wilton Re] [Dan Krane]
  • Product Design and Innovation [Shawn Britt, Nationwide][Doug Burkle, NYL]

Breakout Sessions 3 and 4

10:45 a.m-Noon

  • Liquidation Issues [Peter Gallanis, NOLHGA] [Jodi Anatole, LTC Re] [Matt Morton, LTCG]
  • Cybersecurity [Katherine Armstrong][Steve Brogan]

Noon-12:15 p.m. - Concluding Remarks [Nolan Tully]

12:15-1:15 p.m. - Lunch/Bonus Session on Non-Claims/Non-Rate Increase Class Action Issues that May Soon Impact LTCi Carriers – Sponsored by Capgemini

Thank You to Our Sponsors

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