Awards & Events

Business Insurance has created several awards programs to recognize and honor both individual and organizational accomplishments in the fields of employee benefits, risk management and commercial insurance. he educational conferences produced by Business Insurance allow attendees to network and gain insights and analysis on important issues to help them perform their jobs better.

For more information on sponsoring an award event or conference, please contact our Custom Media Business Development Director, Kimberly Jackson at kjackson@businessinsurance.com or 978-317-5032.

For more information on attending an award event or conference, please contact our Director of Events, Julie Ford at JFord@BusinessInsurance.com or 312-649-5441.

For award nomination information and processes, please contact Editor, Gavin Souter at GSouter@BusinessInsurance.com or 312-649-5482

Upcoming BI Events Webinars Awards
  • 04/29/2015

    Risk Manager of the Year®

    The Risk Manager of the Year® and Risk Management Honor Roll® Awards are among the highest honors Business Insurance presents among the...

    The Risk Manager of the Year® and Risk Management Honor Roll® Awards are among the highest honors Business Insurance presents among the risk management community.

  • 03/04/2015

    Risk Management Summit 2015

    The Business Insurance Risk Management Summit is a unique, invitation-only conference serving the information and networking needs of...

    The Business Insurance Risk Management Summit is a unique, invitation-only conference serving the information and networking needs of senior risk managers from the largest U.S. and Europe-based multinational companies. The Risk Management Summit provides attendees with focused insight via specific, timely general sessions and strategic, thought-provoking discussions with peers and industry leaders.

  • 02/01/2015

    World Captive Forum 2015

    The World Captive Forum is one of the longest running international captive insurance conferences in the world and will celebrate its 25th...

    The World Captive Forum is one of the longest running international captive insurance conferences in the world and will celebrate its 25th year—and our 24th event—in 2015.

  • 01/29/2015

    Preparing Employers for the Next Stage of the Affordable Care Act

    This webinar will explain how and why companies should prepare to comply with fresh health benefits requirements under the Patient Protection and...

    This webinar will explain how and why companies should prepare to comply with fresh health benefits requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the political, legal and regulatory changes that could alter the continued implementation of the five-year-old landmark law.

  • 11/18/2014

    Protecting The Digital Self: Why Insurers Will Be The Frontline For Consumer Digital Risk Services In 2015

    Attend this webinar, presented by LifeLock Business Solutions and Forrester Research Inc., and learn how addressing customer digital concerns can...

    Attend this webinar, presented by LifeLock Business Solutions and Forrester Research Inc., and learn how addressing customer digital concerns can be the solution to insurers that want to build customer loyalty and fend off future competitors. Forrester Analyst Ellen Carney reviews the explosion of digital security exposures and threats to consumer personal information and identities. At the same time, she says, insurers are facing potential competition from a wide variety of businesses that are competing for relevance to the customers, such as banks, retailers, utilities and more. The solution for both problems, she suggests, is having insurers deliver relevant and valued non-insurance services to customers--solutions like LifeLock.

  • 11/13/2014

    How Brokers Can Work With Program Administrators to Grow Their Business

    The program insurance market is believed to be more than $27 billion. What does this mean for brokers? And how can brokers take advantage of the...

    The program insurance market is believed to be more than $27 billion. What does this mean for brokers? And how can brokers take advantage of the opportunities that program insurance offers? Attending this Webinar from ZProgramsMatch.com and Zurich Programs, brokers will walk away with a better understanding of Program insurance and what it can mean to their business and knowledge of trends in the program market, including size, growth and profitability.

  • 10/08/2014

    Top 10 Workers Compensation Cost Drivers

    In this video webinar, William Zachry, vice president of risk management for Safeway Inc., reviews what he deems the 10 biggest cost-drivers of...

    In this video webinar, William Zachry, vice president of risk management for Safeway Inc., reviews what he deems the 10 biggest cost-drivers of workers comp claims, and offers insights and tips on how to set up programs or operations to mitigate or reduce those costs.

  • 10/08/2014

    Safety and the Baby Boomer—Strategies for Managing the Safety and Health of an Aging Workforce

    This Business Insurance webinar examined how companies can manage safety and health concerns for older workers through strategies such as schedule ...

    This Business Insurance webinar examined how companies can manage safety and health concerns for older workers through strategies such as schedule flexibility, wellness programs and ergonomic job accommodations.

  • 10/08/2014

    Affordable Care Act—Advancements and Opportunities for Workers Comp

    This webinar, presented by Kimberly George, Senior Vice President and Senior Healthcare Advisor for Sedgwick Claims Management Services Inc. in...

    This webinar, presented by Kimberly George, Senior Vice President and Senior Healthcare Advisor for Sedgwick Claims Management Services Inc. in Chicago, explores the implications for workers compensation care by these ACA changes, as well as examining the impact from evolving health care models.

  • 10/08/2014

    Prescription Drug Management—Formulary Design for Cost Control, Opioid Management

    This Business Insurance webinar examines a number of potential solutions that are being attempted, including new state legislation, and a need for ...

    This Business Insurance webinar examines a number of potential solutions that are being attempted, including new state legislation, and a need for closed prescription formularies to help limit some of the problems with opioids and other drugs that are still problems in workers comp.

  • 09/14/2014

    The Changing Face of Hospital Risk: Operational and Clinical

    As the health care landscape becomes more complicated to navigate, risk management for health care organizations continues to evolve. There is a...

    As the health care landscape becomes more complicated to navigate, risk management for health care organizations continues to evolve. There is a need to assess and mitigate risks beyond those that are clinical in nature. An effective risk management program – one that takes an integrated view of clinical and operational risk – is imperative when looking to minimize or prevent liability exposures. Register for this on-demand webinar, sponsored by One Beacon Professional Insurance, to hear expert insights from Steve Spina, President-Healthcare Group, OneBeacon Professional Insurance, and Patricia Hughes, Senior Vice President, Healthcare Risk Management, OneBeacon Professional Insurance

  • 2014 40 Under 40 Regional Broker Leaders Awards

    Business Insurance's 40 Under 40 Regional Broker Leaders Awards are based on nominations accepted from five regions of the United States:...

    Business Insurance's 40 Under 40 Regional Broker Leaders Awards are based on nominations accepted from five regions of the United States: Northeast; Midwest; West; Southwest; and Southeast. Eight brokers from each region will be chosen by a panel of senior editors at Business Insurance. nominees must be age 40 or under at the time of their nomination. A series of regional receptions will be held in celebration of the achievements of the broker leaders throughout 2014.