Nov 5

2015 All-Industry Day

11/05/15 7:05am to 2:30pm
100 N University St
Normal,IL 61761

54th Annual

CPCU Insurance All-Industry Day

Fast Track: The Impact of Rapidly Evolving Technology and Trends


Thursday, November 5, 2015
7:45 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Doors open and breakfast begins at 7:00 a.m.

Illinois State University, Braden Auditorium at the Bone Student Center
100 N University Street, Normal, IL

Download Flyer Here


Registration Information

The cost for this event is $55.  The college student price is $27.50.

Includes continental breakfast, lunch, and program.

Registration will be available from October 1stNovember 1st

Cancellations must be received on or before November 1st. Cancellations received after the 26th are nonrefundable.

NOTE:  This year’s program does not qualify for continuing education credit hours from the Illinois Department of Insurance.


COUNTRY Financial Employees

For company-sponsored employees from COUNTRY Financial® and other organizations and for non-company sponsored attendees (including new designees); register with your division secretary. 

For sponsored employees from other organizations or non-company sponsored attendees, mail checks payable to Central Illinois CPCU to Kim Novacek.  Please include the following information with your payment - Name, company affiliation, phone #, and email address.


Contact for questions and more information:

Kim Novacek, CPCU, FFSI, FLMI

COUNTRY Financial

PO Box 2100

Bloomington, IL 61702

(309) 821-5288 


State Farm Employees

For company-sponsored employees from State Farm Insurance®


Company Sponsorship - State Farm employees are responsible for obtaining management approval for this event/expense prior to enrolling. Please verify with your management to determine whether direct billing is approved (this is a now a department-level decision at SF). An alternative option is to pay by check and apply for reimbursement afterwards.


State Farm employees who have management approval must enroll via the SFLMS tool (in State Farm University on SFNet) for the 2015 All-Industry Day.

Course Code: 00005178

Offering = 00109831


Contact for questions or more information:

Deb Bomeli, CPCU


Kimberly Behl, CPCU

(309) 766-5677 


New Designees


The Central Illinois CPCU New Designee committee will send information directly to you regarding registration. 


Contact for questions or more information:

Don Patin, CPCU

(312 -952-4327



Program and Speaker Information

Program & Agenda

The program agenda, designees and speaker bios will be available here the week prior to the event. We will not be printing and distributing programs at the event.

Agenda, including speakers and their topics are available on the “Speaker” tab above.



Parking is available at Bone Student Center on a first come, first served basis. Carpooling is strongly recommended since parking space is limited.





Dr. Kevin Ahlgrim

Big Data, the Insurance Industry, and You
Illinois State University

Mark McLaughlin

Big Data, the Insurance Industry, and You (Part 2)
IBM Watson

Ken Nowakowski

Navigating the Conflict Between Big Data and Consumer’s Rights
Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek


Martin Frappoli

What if Uber and ZipCar Had a Baby? The Future of Streaming Transportation Services
The Institutes


Dr. Steven Weisbart

Overview and Outlook for the P&C Insurance Industry
Insurance Information Institute

Jessica Shull

Trending Well
State Farm Insurance

Andy Schlidt

Emerging E-Commerce Issues in the Insurance Industry
Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek


Tom Pienkos

The New World of Patenting Under Alice and the America Invents Act
Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek


Dr. Julie Bell

Mind of a Champion
Keynote Luncheon Speaker
Braden Auditorium at Bone Student Center
Illinois State University
100 N University St
Normal, IL 61761
United States