5th Annual Women in Insurance Leadership Forum

Attendees arrive early to start the day.

Keynote speaker, Leigh Ann Pusey, CEO, American Insurance Association discusses regulatory issues that have impacted the industry over the past two years.

Left to right: Tracy Hendrick, Progressive Insurance, and Mary Schmoeger, American Family Insurance.

"Keeping Up with the Changing Distribution Network" presenters Marie Carr, PwC, Belen Tokarski, CNA, and Carol Murphy, Aon Risk Solutions (left to right).

Left to right: Swiss Re's Krystin Adamson, Emily Eaton and Kim Conboy.

Attendees listen to Liz Owens discuss Allstate's success in driving innovation.

Jennifer Diamond, Allstate, shares her thoughts with her group.

Left to right: Josie Storrs, Travelers, Beth Mercier, Travelers, Noreen Randazzo, The Hartford, catch up during a quick break.

During the "Business and IT Collaboration – Taking Insurers to the Next Level" session, attendees wait their turns to submit ideas for improving business and IT governance models.

Leslie Cassale, Swiss Re, and Maria Santagati, Varicent.

Natalia Sharangovich, The Warranty Group, prepares to write down her group's idea.

Attendees listen to one group's idea on establishing best practices when creating an environment around true collaboration.

Left to right: Presenters Jacquline Morales, AXA Equitable, Karen Furtado, Strategy Meets Action, and Mojgan Lefebvre, Liberty Mutual Global Specialty, recap their session.

Left to right: Swiss Re's Beth Kaplan, Claire Martindale, Megan Miller take a quick break between sessions.

Monica Haluczak, Zurich Insurance, keeps the discussion going during a break.

Presenter Nancy Bleeke, President, Sales Pro Insider, discusses the "customs" that help or hinder communications and coaching.

Left to right: Progressive Insurance's Mira Milenkovic and Rachel Hanson.

Attendees end the day with a smile.

More than 200 attendees gathered in Schaumburg, Ill., for Insurance Networking News' 5th annual Women in Insurance Leadership Forum to network and share insights into driving change within an organization as well as developing leadership skills. To see photos from the award ceremony, click here.

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