WIND 2020 Speaker Information

Welcome and Congratulations 

We are thrilled to have you confirmed as a faculty speaker.

As a presenter, we are going to need some timely information from you.

Please keep in mind that it is extremely important to send in required materials by the requested deadlines. We realize that your role as a presenter is not the only responsibility, but please be aware that failure to meet the deadlines causes delays in the overall planning and execution of the WIND Conference. If you have any questions, we're here to help! Please contact us at 850.473.0601 or

WIND 2020 Faculty Important Reminders

Please note these very important deadlines:

For a successful WIND 2020, it’s vital we secure the required information from our presenters by the requested deadlines. Please adhere to the deadlines below to ensure a successful WIND 2020.

Sept. 6, 2019

1. ​Lead Presenter/Contact Info./Speaker Authorization

Your name and company will be appearing in our conference marketing communications, website, social media and both online and print registration materials so we need to ensure that we have your correct information. If you need to make an edit, please email to by the September 6, 2019 deadline. Be sure to label the subject line: Edit for Workshop Listing.

2. Speaker Terms and Conditions Agreement 

These are WIND’s terms and conditions for participating as a faculty speaker at WIND 2019. Click here to complete the online WIND 2020 Speaker Terms and Conditions Form by the September 6, 2019 deadline.

September 20, 2019

1. Professional Bio (For Each Panelist)

For conference marketing and CE certifications, it is essential we receive (for each panelist in your workshop) a professional paragraph style biography of no more than 200 words. Resumes and lengthy resumes/CV lists will be not accepted. Send your professional bio no later than September 20, 2019 via email to WIND.

2. ​Course Outline

It is essential that you provide a course outline that adequately cover the topics which will be discussed in your presentation.

 It is very important that the outline be submitted in Word/text-only format. Please do not submit written handouts or PowerPoint presentations at this time as these cannot be submitted for continuing education credits. Send the course outline no later than September 20, 2019 via email to WIND.

December 13, 2019

​Course Handout

To supplement your onsite teaching materials, please provide a class handout/PowerPoint presentation for the online conference materials link.

Be sure to download and include the official WIND 2019 cover page template. Handouts are due no later that December 13. 2019 by uploading to our private WIND 2020 online handout link. COMING SOON

Download WIND 2020 PPT Template

Download WIND 2020 Handout Graphic (for PDF handouts)

Hotel and Registration Information

Conference Hotel 

Please note that WIND does not make hotel reservations for workshop faculty, so please be sure to book your hotel reservations immediately, as the conference block sells out fast.

 Conference Registration/Expenses
You definitely want to get the most out of WIND 2020, and even as a speaker, you get to enjoy the full benefits. It is each faculty presenter's responsibility to register for WIND 2020.

Faculty Registration 
Faculty Code: WS2020

WIND 2020 Workshop Faculty receive a heavily discounted rate of $375. As fully registered attendees, all faculty are eligible to receive CE credits (including for the class(es) you teach, as well as take part in all conference educational, networking, food and beverage events, four nightly cocktail receptions, and Casino Night  heme Party, with lots of prize giveaways.

Thank You, Faculty Presenters!

Again, the Windstorm Insurance Network would like to thank each of you for taking time from your busy schedules to participate in WIND 2020. Your involvement is vital to our ongoing success, and we very much appreciate your time and efforts. We will be in touch soon via email with additional information regarding the conference.

If you have any additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact WIND Executive Director, Michelle Griffin, at 800.540.5140 or via email at or WIND's meeting planner, Meeting Management Group, at 813.988.0737 or

We look forward to another great annal Windstorm Insurance Conference in 2020.