CONNECT. LEARN. ENGAGE
The annual Windstorm Insurance (WIND) Conference provides a forum for review and discussion of windstorm and related property insurance issues. It is the only conference of its kind focusing solely on windstorm claim issues and is geared to many different levels and professions in the industry.
The 17th Annual WIND Conference kicks off January 31 - February 4, 2016 at the Hilton Bonnet Creek in Orlando. Representatives from all segments of the windstorm insurance claims industry convene for the three-day event to address the impact of past hurricane seasons and important windstorm insurance issues. In addition to professional development and networking, the conference offers continuing education credits for numerous states, bar associations, and professional designations. Join hundreds of windstorm claims industry professionals to discuss current trends and recent developments in the windstorm and property insurance industry. Nearly 1,000 industry professionals attended our 2015 conference in Orlando, and we are anticipating a larger attendance in Orlando in 2016.
WIND Conference attendees are comprised of all facets of the windstorm claims industry, including professionals whose day-to-day responsibilities are directed toward windstorm and property insurance issues. You will find anyone from senior management to the independent adjuster, company adjuster, policyholder representatives, in addition to attorneys, engineers, underwriters, contractors, as well as other related professions who attend to obtain information about industry trends and accumulate continuing education credits.
Typical attendees, include, but are not limited to the following professions:
• Licensed insurance claims adjusters
• Claims investigators
• Claims supervisors
• Licensed insurance agents
• Insurance carrier personnel
• Sales producers or agents
• Risk managers
• Governmental agency employees
• Accountants and CPAs
• Legal assistants
• General Contractors
• Restoration and construction consultants
• Other professionals whose responsibilities and duties are directed toward windstorm-claims and property-insurance issues
Advancing Members' Knowledge Through Education, Networking and Professionalism
WIND boasts a sizeable membership with nearly 1,000 professionals from across the nation, and an impressive group of officers and board members.
The annual Windstorm Insurance Conference, now in its 17th year, attracts more than 1,000 attendees from across the United States, Canada and Great Britain for three days of professional development, continuing education, and networking opportunities.
As WIND continues in its second decade, long-range planning goals have been put into place to continue to grow and foster WIND® as a premier educational association for windstorm insurance claims industry professionals.
Windstorm Insurance Network, Inc. (WIND) ® is the only professional organization exclusively dedicated to educating its members on issues of significance to the insurance industry and related professional fields, arising from windstorms and wind-related natural disasters.
WIND’s mission is to offer insight and education to individuals and groups employed or otherwise involved in all aspects of windstorm insurance claims.
Created in 1999, WIND® is an effective vehicle for professionals to familiarize themselves with critical issues related to wind insurance claims, and to remain current and knowledgeable on developments and trends in this ever-changing industry.