Annual Meeting

2019 Ohio Insurance Institute Annual Meeting

September 10, 2019 – September 11, 2019

Join us this year in Akron, Ohio! Each year, our members gather to discuss industry topics, participate in committee meetings, and engage with fellow members. Register now and join us!

This is an OII members-only event.

View full agenda and hotel information, and register HERE.


Tuesday, September 10

Golf Outing

Location: Silver Lake Country Club
1325 Graham Road, Silver Lake, OH 44224
9:30 a.m.

Reception and Dinner 

Honoring Insurance Educator of the Year and Speakers Network award recipients.

Location: Courtyard by Marriott Akron Downtown
41 Furnace Street, Akron, OH 44308
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – Reception
6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. – Dinner

Marketplace Meetup

“So what’s it really like working in the insurance industry?” Answer this question and more from local college students who are enrolled in risk management and insurance programs. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, beverages, and networking with future industry professionals while sharing your experience working in the exciting world of insurance. 

Location: The Northside Marketplace
21 Furnace Street, Akron, OH 44308 (next door to The Courtyard by Marriott Akron Downtown)
8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 11

Annual Meeting

Our Annual Meeting is being held at The University of Akron which offers a Risk Management and Insurance Degree Program, preparing students for their future careers in the insurance industry. 

Location: The University of Akron Student Union
303 Carroll Street, Akron OH 44304

7:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. – Breakfast
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. – Committee Meetings, Education and Workforce Development | Legislative
10:30 a.m. – 11:40 a.m. – General Session and Committee Reports
11:50 a.m. – 12:50 p.m. – Lunch: Keynote Speaker Dr. John Green
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Insurance Executive Panel
The panel will include:
Nicole Dinan – Product Management and Underwriting Practices Leader, Westfield
Susan Kent – Vice President & Chief Analytics Officer, Ohio Mutual Insurance Group
John Kessler – SVP & Chief Strategy Officer, Motorists Insurance Group
Chuck Crist – Claims Business Leader, Progressive
Elise Spriggs – SVP, Associate and External Relations, State Auto
Lorianne Feltz – Executive Vice President, Claim and Customer Service, Erie Insurance

A group rate is available for September 9 and 10 at The Courtyard by Marriott Akron Downtown for $129 per night. Book here by August 11.

Local Entertainment

With an exciting array of sites, attractions, and restaurants there is something for everyone. Check out some of our recommended must-sees of Akron!

Photographic/ Image Use

All materials and information presented or used at the event may be subject to copyrights owned by OII and presenters or other participants, whether individuals or entities. Any reproduction, re-transmission, or republication of all or part of any graphic images, materials or documents used at the event is expressly prohibited, unless OII or the copyright owner has expressly granted its prior written consent to so reproduce, re-transmit, or republish the material. All other rights are reserved.

All events will take place at The Courtyard Marriott Akron Downtown, The Northside Marketplace, and The University of Akron Student Union.