Apr 26

2017 Spring Seminar - An Update to The Sharing Economy

04/26/17 8:00am to 3:45pm
1300 Dexter Ave N
Seattle,WA 98109

2017 CPCU Spring Seminar

Theme: An Update on the Sharing Economy

The Spring Seminar is an annual, full-day educational and networking event hosted by the Pacific Northwest CPCU Society Chapter. This year we revisit one of the hottest emerging risks - our theme: An Update on the Sharing Economy. We have P&C CE credits lined up with the WAOIC*. Discounted registration for current Chapter members. Please join us!


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Secure your seat before 4/21/17



  • Chapter Member: $60.00

  • Chapter Candidate Member: $60.00

  • Non-Member: $75.00


*WAOIC provider name: Pacific NW Chapter of CPCU


Space is limited, so please secure your seat early for this great event. Click here to register!

04/26/17 8:00am to 8:30am
04/26/17 8:30am to 9:30am
Sharing Economy Overview

ReachNow, a car sharing service headquartered in Seattle, WA, was created to deliver mobility services using BMW and MINI vehicles including car sharing, ride sharing, fleet solutions and peer-to-peer car sharing. Steve Banfield, CEO of ReachNow, will provide a broad overview on the Sharing Economy.

Steve Banfield -- ReachNow Car Sharing Service
04/26/17 9:45am to 11:45am
Sharing Economy Legislation, Insurance Coverage and Subrogation

2 Credits – Course #621825*

Presentation of recent legislation governing the sharing economy, along with a discussion of how coverages and subrogation apply to car-sharing, home-sharing, peer-to-peer commerce and more.


*WAOIC provider name: Pacific NW Chapter of CPCU

Anusha Jones -- Cozen O'Conner
Lisa Myers -- Cozen O'Conner
04/26/17 11:45am to 12:30pm
Lunch and networking

Box Lunches served at PEMCO

04/26/17 12:30pm to 1:30pm
The Digital Thread

Less than 3% of industrial data is used in a meaningful way, yet this data is growing twice as quickly as any other sector and will be significant in terms of volume, velocity and variety.  Learn how to help insureds harness this data to increase commerce and provide a better outcome for success.

Renee McGillicudy -- AIG
04/26/17 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Coverage & the Sharing Economy

1 Credit – Course #621826*

An update on major sharing economy litigation and settlements from the past two years along with how the Insurance Industry and Legislatures have responded.


*WAOIC provider name: Pacific NW Chapter of CPCU

Brent Williams Ruth -- BWR Consulting, PLLC
04/26/17 2:45pm to 3:45pm
Ethics & the Sharing Economy

1 Ethics Credit – Course #621827*

A discussion on addressing ethical dilemmas arising out of providing insurance for the emerging sharing economy.


*WAOIC provider name: Pacific NW Chapter of CPCU

Paul Rosner, J.D., CPCU -- Soha & Lang

Steve Banfield

ReachNow Car Sharing Service

Anusha Jones

Cozen O'Conner

Lisa Myers

Cozen O'Conner

Renee McGillicudy


Brent Williams Ruth

BWR Consulting, PLLC

Paul Rosner, J.D., CPCU

Soha & Lang
Pemco Headquarters
Pemco Insurance
1300 Dexter Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
United States

PEMCO does not have public parking.

Attendees are encouraged to take the South Lake Union Trolley line from the Westlake/McGraw Square Streetcar stop.

Public parking can be located at 1000/1100 Dexter – Impark lot #57


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