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Your registration fee covers the following:

  • Educational Programming — two general sessions & choose from 17 breakout sessions.
  • Admission to the Exhibit Hall — exclusive exhibit hall hours & more time to connect with businesses committed to supporting NAHU and the insurance industry.
  • Convention Meals — Sunday’s Welcome Reception, Tuesday lunch and the Gordon Memorial Award Dinner.
  • Tailored Workshop Sessions — designed specifically for first-time convention attendees and Chapter leaders.
  • Three days of learning and networking with your industry peers.

Your Best Value! - ConventionPLUS

ConventionPLUS registration allows you to re-experience the NAHU 2015 Annual Convention sessions as they happened in New Orleans wherever and whenever you want. Sessions are captured as true multimedia for download or in MP3 format for easy listening. Hear a compelling session you may have missed or want to hear again. This offering is an excellent training tool and informational resource for missed sessions. Just sign up for this great offer upon registration.
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Your NAHU Annual Convention & Exhibition Planning Tools

Thank you for registering for the 2015 NAHU Annual Convention & Exhibition. With the show just around the corner, this is your last chance to research who and what you want to see at the event.

To assist you, we’re giving you the chance to create a personal online agenda planner: Get started today!

Here’s a bonus: this online planner will automatically sync with the official NAHU Annual Convention & Exhibition mobile app. Simply search for NAHU in your app store or click here from your Apple device or here from your Android device.

Going Out in New Orleans

Keynote Speakers

Sunday General Session

Sunday morning’s General Session will feature Terry Bradshaw, football player, television personality & athlete.

The first player selected in the 1970 draft, Bradshaw went to great success with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Throughout his time in the NFL, he helped take his team to the Super Bowl several times and rightfully earned four Super Bowl rings. Following his successful career, he became a leading television personality and analyst for the NFL. Bradshaw became one of CBS network's game analysts. He eventually joined the staff of the show The NFL Today. After ten years with CBS, Bradshaw jumped ship for Fox Sports in 1994. He became one of the co-hosts and analysts on Fox NFL Sunday. With a sharp strategic mind and a warm sense of humor, Bradshaw has become one of football's most popular commentators.

In addition to work on television, Bradshaw is an author, singer, actor and motivational speaker. He has written several best sellers, recorded both gospel and country music and has also appeared in several films & television shows. In addition, he travels the country each year, giving motivational speeches.

Monday General Session

Monday's general session will kick off with the NAHU Education Foundation's Webcast 5: Benefit Design and Payment Reform: A Powerful Pair for Change - No discussion of payment reform is complete without addressing benefit and network designs and how they can help or hinder various payment reforms. When the right payment method is paired with the right benefit and/or network design, they can work together to help reduce costs and improve care. In this webinar, we’ll educate brokers on three examples of payment reform approaches that pair well with specific benefit/network designs: 1) reference pricing and bundled payment; 2) value-based insurance design and care coordination fees or shared savings; and 3) tiered and narrow networks and pay for performance. We’ll discuss how brokers and their clients can take the next step to implement one or more of these “powerful pairs.”

Presenters for the webcast are: Mark Gaunya and Suzanne Delbanco

Following the Education Foundation presentation the keynote speaker is David Mead, an international speaker and expert Start with Why Facilitator.

Every single one of us deserves to wake up inspired to go to work and to come home at the end of the day fulfilled by the work we do. At least that’s what David Mead believes. David works with leaders to help them create an environment where people show up to work because they want to, not because they have to; an environment in which people are inspired to contribute to something bigger than themselves. Everything David does is designed to propel positive change so that people can progress toward what really matters. Much of David’s early career was spent in corporate training. In 2009, frustrated and discouraged by his personal experience with poor leadership in the work place, he seized the opportunity to partner with Simon Sinek’s team. Simon is a world-renowned thought leader and author of Start With Why and New York Times bestseller Leaders Eat Last.

Now, as an international speaker and consultant, David helps people look at their careers and organizations from an alternative perspective; to consider their “Why”(their higher cause or purpose), then to think, act and communicate in a way that brings that Why to life. You won’t want to miss his inspiring message.

Highlight Events

LPRT Soaring Eagle Symposium

The LPRT Soaring Eagle Symposium will be held on Saturday, June 27, from 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. The symposium will continue on Sunday morning from 8:00 until 11:30 a.m. Only 2015 LPRT Soaring Eagle qualifiers are eligible to attend this complimentary event.

For more information, visit the LPRT webpage.

HUPAC's Birthday Party!

HUPAC turns 21 this year and we are throwing a bash at the famous Tropical Isle on Bourbon Street, home of New Orleans' most powerful drink, the Hand Grenade, on Sunday, June 28, at 7 p.m. The party will be held on the second floor where a wraparound balcony gives you an excellent view of Bourbon Street and opportunity to shower folks in beads!

The cost of the ticket is $21 online or $25 at convention or the door and includes one drink ticket, appetizers and live entertainment. All proceeds will go to the HUPAC candidate fund.

Click here to register online.

Vanguard Council Social at The Maison

Attend the Vanguard Council Social to learn about the Vanguard Council's initiatives, value and mingle with other thought leaders. The social will be held at The Maison on Sunday, June 28, from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. Come enjoy the DJ, dancing and good times.

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LPRT Event at Mardi Gras World

LPRT qualifiers are invited to a once in a lifetime experience of walking through the Mardi Gras Float Den ending up in the Grand Oaks Mansion room. The Grand Oaks is an indoor façade of an antebellum plantation garden complete with stars and clouds in the sky. Get an up close and personal look at the floats and experience the old South. Along with networking with fellow producers you will have the opportunity to experience authentic New Orleans activities and music. A variety of foods will be served along with a cash bar. Please join us and get an insider’s experience of New Orleans!

This event will be on Monday, June 29, from 6-9 p.m.

Gordon Memorial Award Dinner

The Gordon Memorial Award Dinner, where NAHU recognizes the "insurance person of the year" will be held on Tuesday evening. You will not want to miss this special evening, so be sure to indicate during the online registration process if you plan to attend.

Cancellation Policy

There will be $50 processing fee per registered member for cancellations received by May 7th; a $75 processing fee per registered member for cancellations from May 8th to May 22nd; and no refunds for cancellations received after May 23rd. (NOTE: All cancellations must be in writing via email or fax; no telephone cancellations accepted. All refunds will be processed after the convention - within 30 days.)

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