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WIND 2018 Daily Schedule

Monday, January 15, 2018

6:00 - 6:30 pm 

Early Registration

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Cocktail Reception in Presidential Suite



Tuesday, January 16, 2018

8:00 am

WIND Golf Tournament

11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Registration Open - CE Sign-up

12:00 - 2:00 pm

Software Sessions


Simsol – Beginner (T1)


Symbility – Beginner (T2)

2:00 - 4:00 pm

Software Sessions

Simsol – Advanced (T3)

Symbility – Advanced (T4)

4:00 - 7:00 pm

​Expo Hall opens

5:00 – 7:00 pm

Welcome Reception in the ​EXPO HALL


Wednesday, January 17, 2018

7:30 am – 6:00 pm

WIND Registration and CE Desks are open

7:30 – 8:15 am

  • Continental Breakfast

​8:15 - 8:45 am

​Business Meeting

8:45 - 10:00 am

General Session/Keynote Speaker

10 am – 3:45 pm
Exhibit Hall Opens

10:00 – 10:30 am

Networking Break in ​​Expo Hall

10:30 am – 12:15 pm

Breakout Workshop Sessions

5 Hr. FL Law & Ethics Update – Part 1 (Rules, Regulations, & Ethics) (W1) 
  

​Building from the Ground Up (W2)

Filling Up on FL Property Case Law (W3)

​Making the Most of Expert Depositions (W4)

Merlin vs. Badger: The Great Debate Sequel (W5)

Methods for Making Mediation Meaningful (W6)

Subrogation: How to Maximize Claim Recovery (W7)

12:15 - 1:30 pm

Connecting Lunch

1:30 – 3:15 pm

Breakout Workshop Sessions

Appraisal Certification – Part 1 (W8a)

Commercial Claim Boot Camp (W9)

Current Trends in ADR (W10)

Game of Drones: Advances in Technology (W11)

Litigating Property Insurance Fraud Claims (W12)

The Importance of Time and Money (W13)

Wear & Tear vs. Wind (W14)


3:15 - 3:45 pm

Connecting Break in Expo Hall

3:45-5:30 pm

Breakout Workshop Sessions

Appraisal Certification – Part 2 (W8b)

Changes in the Wind-SIU/Anti-Fraud Compliance (W15)

Florida Building Code Update (W16)

Impartiality in Appraisal: Lessons Learned (W17)


Math or Myth: Calculating Cash/Replacement Cost (W18)


Open the Floodgate: Wind or Flood? (W19)

What’s the Right Answer: Ins & Outs Depo Testimony (W20)

Where Wind Meets Fire (W21)


5:30 – 7:00 pm

​Networking Reception in Expo Hall


Thursday, January 18, 2018

7:30 - 8:15 am

Continental Breakfast

7:30 am – 5:30 pm

WIND Registration Open CE Sign-Up

8:15 – 10:00 am

Breakout Workshop Sessions

Changes in the Wind-SIU/Anti-Fraud Compliance (TH1)


Commercial Claim Boot Camp (TH2)

Florida Building Code Update (TH3)

Methods for Making Mediation Meaningful (TH4)


The Importance of Time and Money (TH5)


 Umpire Certification – Part 1 (TH6a)


Umpire RE-Certification – Part 1 (TH7a)


10:00 am - 1:30 pm

​Expo Hall Open


10:00 – 10:30am

Connecting Break

10:30 am – 12:15 pm

Breakout Workshop Sessions

Contractors acting as Public Adjusters (TH8)

Cruisin’ the Coast: Property Case Law Update (TH9)

Litigating Property Insurance Fraud Claims (TH10)


Making the Most of Expert Depositions (TH11)

What’s the Right Answer: Ins & Outs Depo Testimony (TH12)

WIND Umpire Certification – Part 2 (TH6b)

WIND Umpire RE-Certification – Part 2 (TH7b)


12:15 – 1:15 pm

Connecting Lunch

1:15 - 3:00 pm

Breakout Workshop Sessions

5 Hr. FL Law & Ethics Update – Part 2 (Contractors Acting as Public Adjusters) (TH13a)

Building from the Ground Up (TH14)


Filling Up on FL Property Case Law (TH15)

Impartiality in Appraisal: Lessons Learned (TH16)

​​​​Merlin vs. Badger: The Great Debate Sequel (TH17)

Open the Floodgate: Wind or Flood? (TH18)


Where Wind Meets Fire (TH19)

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Connecting Break

3:30 – 5:15 pm

Breakout Workshop Sessions

5 Hr. FL Law & Ethics Update – Part 3 (Concurrent Cause Conundrum) (TH13b)

Cruisin’ the Coast: Property Case Law Update (TH20)


Current Trends in ADR (TH21)

Game of Drones: Advances in Technology (TH22)


Math or Myth: Calculating Cash/Replacement Cost (TH23)


Subrogation: How to Maximize Claim Recovery (TH24)


Wear & Tear vs. Wind (TH25)

6:30 – 10:30pm

Themed/Casino & Game Night
 Party

Friday, January 19, 2017


8:00 – 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast

8:00 am – 12:30 pm

Registration Desk Open

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

CE Desk Open

8:30 am - 10:15 pm

Breakout Workshop Sessions

Appraiser RE-Certification – Part 1 (F1a)

Xactimate (F2)

8:30 am – 5:00 pm

NFIP (F3)

10:15 - 10:45 am

​Break

10:45 – 12:30 pm

Breakout Workshop Sessions  

Appraiser RE-Certification – Part 2 (F1b)

Concurrent Cause Conundrum (F4)

12:30 pm

Conference Conclusion with exception of NFIP