National Group Benefits Forum, by ConnectInsure

If you are a group benefits provider, you won’t want to miss ConnectInsure’s Annual National Group Benefits Forum. This forum is free of charge and will give brokers an opportunity to network with executives from major benefit providers as well as their peers with in the group benefits industry. Brokers will be exposed to issues that are of growing concern to the Canadian group market, as well as earn valuable C.E. credits. For this half day Forum ConnectInsure has lined up speakers from some of Canada’s leading benefit providers to talk about trends in the insurance industry and provide solutions for the challenges faced in today’s group benefits market.

Toronto Agenda  
7:30 – 8:00am Registration
8:00 – 8:30 Health Links & Workplace Advisor
Brenda Hancock

Manulife Financial
8:30 – 9:00 Conversion Plus
Maritime Life
Dean Erickson
9:00 – 9:45 PIPEDA and How Brokers Can Comply With the New


Dale Philp

Sun Life Financial
9:45 – 10:15 Managing Claim Costs
Barbara Jones
Green Shield Canada
10:15 – 10:45 HR & Payroll Trends in Canadian Group Market
Shamiel Sheikh
10:45 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:20 Changing Technologies and Group Insurance
Dave Patriarche
Mainstay Insurance
11:20 – 11:40 Benefit Advantage
Jason Faulkner & Don Hiltz
UnumProvident Corporation
11:40 – 12:10 Best Dr’s Product Features
Mila Markovic

Best Doctors
12:10 – 12:30 A View of the Small Group Market
Doug Cooper

Empire Financial Group
12:30 – 1:30 Insuring the Hard to Insure
Mike Taylor

Hunter McCorquodale

National Group Benefits Forum Location

Toronto Congress Centre
650 Dixon Road (Near the Airport)

For more information or to register for this event, please contact Client Services at 1.866.409.9901 or e-mail us at [email protected]. Seats are limited.