The Future of Insurance
8 Reasons Why You Can’t Afford to Miss Applied Net 2015
August 18, 2015
Applied Net is right around the corner, in fact, it’s less than 10 weeks away! If you are still on the fence about attending, here are the top 8 reasons why you CAN’T miss the world’s largest gathering of independent agents, brokers and insurers.
- Expansive learning opportunities
Choose from more than 200 educational sessions in 20 different tracks that address business and technology challenges your agency or brokerage faces today and in the future. Sessions cover a variety of topics including:
- Thought Leadership: Effectively plan for the future and learn key management strategies.
- Products: Discover new ways to maximize your Applied software and learn about new solutions to enhance your services.
- Technology: Drive business success with IT and online strategies and solutions.
- Insurer Strategies: Learn about the latest advancements in insurer technology.
Inside Scoop: Some of last year’s top sessions were Applied Epic and Applied TAM Tips and Techniques, 10 Reports Managers Should Know, and Roadmap to Success: Looking Ahead at Applied CSR24. Get the full list of the education sessions and descriptions >
- Network with peers and friends
Network with fellow Applied software users and product experts to share experiences and exchange ideas about how to get the most from your agency or brokerage’s Applied Systems technology.
Inside Scoop: If you’re a first-timer, don’t miss out on the First-Time Attendee Reception on Monday night! The Applied Net Exchange is another great forum to network with industry peers.
- Gain exclusive access to the latest software releases and innovations
This year’s theme, The Digital Future of Insurance, focuses on opportunities for growth and increased profitability for agencies, brokerages and insurers worldwide through the enhanced use of software to power the business of insurance. Test drive and learn about the latest technology innovations and meet one-on-one with Applied technology experts.
Inside Scoop: Be prepared to demo the latest products released exclusively at Applied Net.
- Drive business success
The Executive Management Program is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for agency and brokerage leaders to engage in high level discussions on insurance industry trends and business strategies to drive success at your business. Hear from agency/brokerage leaders, consultants and influencers on best practices enabling you to run your business better.
Inside Scoop: This year’s Executive Management Program is the best yet! 2015’s sessions are presented by the industry’s most knowledgeable experts including Forrester research, MarshBerry Consulting and Strategy Meets Action. See the full list of Executive Management Program sessions >
- Inspiring keynotes by Dr. Madeleine Albright and Horst Schulze
Applied Net 2015 presents remarkable keynote speakers, providing you with unique perspectives and strategies on leadership, business and customer experience. Dr. Madeleine Albright, the first female U.S. Secretary of State, global strategy consultant and best-selling author, will serve as the featured keynote. Horst Schulze, legendary leader renowned for creating a culture of service as founding president and COO of Ritz-Carlton, will share his insights on successful customer experience strategies.
Inside Scoop: Schulze is a legendary leader in the service world whose vision helped the Ritz-Carlton Group win the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. The Ritz-Carlton Group is the first and only hotel company to win even one such award. This keynote is not to be missed for those who want to improve their agency or brokerage’s customer experience!
- More insurers, partners and solution providers then ever at the Applied Net Exchange
This year, the Applied Net Exchange promises to be the biggest ever, with more vendors and a larger exhibit floor. Open daily throughout the conference, the Applied Net Exchange provides you with the opportunity to experience the complete Applied product portfolio and network with industry experts and leading solution providers.
Inside Scoop: Check out the full list of 2015 exhibitors here >
- Get your accounting and reporting certifications
Earn your Applied software certifications at Applied Net. Programs are designed for you to easily earn your certification during the conference, while leaving time to attend other sessions of interest. Both Applied Epic and Applied TAM users can receive certifications in Accounting and/or Reporting.
Inside Scoop: Each registered attendee who completes the four-session certification program will receive a certificate of completion. Learn more >
- Unforgettable entertainment –
Cirque de Soleil: The Beatles LOVE & Drai’s Nightclub
When the days draw to a close, the evenings are just beginning. This exciting selection of events provides the perfect opportunity to engage with fellow attendees against the backdrop of beautiful Las Vegas.
- Monday, Oct. 19: Welcome Reception in the Applied Net Exchange
- Tuesday, Oct. 20: Cirque du Soleil: The Beatles LOVE – Exclusive Applied Net Peformance
- Wednesday, Oct. 21: Live Music and Dancing at Drai’s Nightclub
Inside Scoop: The entire Beatles LOVE show has been reserved exclusively for Applied Net attendee private viewing!
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