Welcome

Welcome to vFormation LIVE! Join the brightest minds in insurance today at this two-day virtual event and stay connected with innovative customers, Duck Creek leaders and product experts, and explore the partner ecosystem in the largest interactive exhibit hall to examine the new standard in insurance. 

Check out the agenda to explore live keynotes and product sessions. Most sessions will be available only on the day and time presented; all others will be recorded and available to access on-demand through August 10, 2021.

We hope you have an informative and enjoyable virtual conference experience.

8:00 AM -
8:30 AM
EDT

Welcome to vFormation LIVE - The New Standard in P&C Insurance

Join Michael Jackowski, CEO of Duck Creek Technologies, for his welcome address Wednesday, June 9th at 8:00 a.m. ET.

Michael Jackowski
CEO, Duck Creek Technologies
8:30 AM -
9:00 AM
EDT

Digital Platforms: Delivering the Ultimate Digital Experience

Now more than ever before, delivering the ultimate digital experience for insurance customers is one of the top priorities for P&C carriers. The Hartford Group talks with SMA's Karen Furtado about key considerations for delivering market-leading digital experiences to their customers.

Brian Pierz
VP Personal Lines IT, The Hartford
Naima Aman
Senior Director, Engineering, Duck Creek
Karen Furtado
Partner, Strategy Meets Action
9:00 AM -
9:30 AM
EDT

Introduction to the Duck Creek Customer Journey

From sales, project planning, and implementation to go-live and production support, learn about what a customer can expect to experience throughout their partnership with Duck Creek.

Dana Hudspeth
Senior Manager, Services Operations, Duck Creek Technologies
Sean Murphy
Vice President, Solution Architecture and Delivery Assurance, Duck Creek Technologies
Rob Savitsky
Senior Manager, Product Marketing, Duck Creek Technologies

The New Standard in Sales Enablement

Learn about new strategies for increasing sales productivity and internal efficiencies that can be employed when collaborating with distribution channel partners

Crystal Darling
Senior Manager, Solutions Consulting, Duck Creek Technologies
Gian Calvesbert
Senior Manager, Product Marketing, Duck Creek Technologies
9:30 AM -
10:00 AM
EDT

The New Standard for Workers Compensation Claims

Learn about how Duck Creek Claims supports current and changing demands, drives operational efficiencies, and improves customer experiences for the workers' compensation line of business.

Sasha Korol
Principal Product Manager, Duck Creek Claims, Duck Creek Technologies
Abby Anderegg
Senior Director, Solution Consulting, Duck Creek Technologies

Assembling Your Insurtech Ecosystem on Duck Creek

What will you make on Duck Creek? Learn how you can assemble your insurtech ecosystem to create your own differentiated, new standard of P&C insurance.

Rob Savitsky
Senior Manager, Product Marketing, Duck Creek Technologies
Robert Fletcher
Senior Partner Manager, Duck Creek Technologies
4:00 PM -
4:30 PM
EDT

Digital Transformation is the New Normal: Upping the Game for the Insurance Industry

Technology adoption follows a predictable path, from initial wins with the early adopters, to a “crossing the chasm” phase where the focus is on a few, challenging, high-impact use cases, to increasingly accelerating mass adoption as it takes its place as the new normal. This puts huge pressure on established industries with long-standing commitments to prior generations of technology. Join Geoff Moore as he describes the forces at work here and explains how established enterprises can organize to meet the challenges involved and compete effectively in an age of disruption.

Geoffrey Moore
Bestselling Author, Consultant and Disruptive Technology Specialist 
4:30 PM -
5:00 PM
EDT

The New Standard in Customer Success

How do you transform the most intimidating and complex implementations into an unprecedented success? Setting the foundation for success today requires so much more than cloud hosting. Join Matt Foster, Chief Operating Officer at Duck Creek as he shows you how Duck Creek customers are accelerating their deployments with cloud-based services that go beyond delivery assurance. From application monitoring and security, providing regular upgrades to modern delivery and engagement practices to the most robust partner eco-system in the industry – see how the foundation for the New Standard is Made on Duck Creek’s commitment to customer success.

Matt Foster
Chief Operating Officer, Duck Creek Technologies 
5:00 PM -
5:30 PM
EDT

The New Standard for Unlocking Actionable Intelligence

Learn about new strategies for improving business decision-making by embedding data and analytics within existing behaviors and workflows.

Gian Calvesbert
Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Duck Creek Technologies
Jason Murray
Senior Manager in Duck Creek’s Solution Consulting Team

SwiftUpgrade: Smart Shift to the Latest Version of Duck Creek OnDemand

Learn how Aggne’s comprehensive, scalable, and proven service offering enables the insurtech industry to make a smart shift to the latest version of Duck Creek OnDemand.

Gus Fernandez
Chief Underwriting Officer, Safepoint Insurance Company
Asha Kalidindi
Co-Founder & CEO, Aggne
Amrit Sethi
Founder, SethiTech
Stephanie White
Vice President, Service Management, Duck Creek Technologies
5:30 PM -
6:00 PM
EDT

Know your Customer: Improve Customer Experiences with Predictive Behaviors

Customer journey orchestration is the best way to enhance communications and provide key business insights to improve CX. View this session to learn more.

Laurent Ghio
Product Management, Quadient
Jim Tincher
Founder and CEO, Heart of the Customer
Naima Aman
Senior Director, Engineering, Duck Creek

Integrating Medical Bill Review with your Claims Process

Learn how Duck Creek and Conduent deliver a streamlined medical bill review process for workers’ compensation insurers.

Sasha Koral
Principal Product Manager, Duck Creek Claims, Duck Creek Technologies
Robert Fletcher
Senior Partner Manager, Duck Creek Technologies
Jerry Kulig
Vice President, Casualty Claims Solutions Product Portfolio, Conduent
7:00 PM -
7:30 PM
EDT

Unlock the Magical Reality of Supersonic Implementation

Join us for this engaging keynote discussion as we explore speed-of-light implementation across global markets. During this session, Shaji Sethu, Managing Director for APAC at Duck Creek Technologies is joined by Michael Medway, Programme Manager at Hollard Australia to delve into the magical reality and challenges of fostering fast implementation in today's international general insurance market.

Michael Medway
Programme Manager, Hollard Australi
Shaji Sethu
Managing Director for APAC, Duck Creek Technologies
8:00 AM -
8:30 AM
EDT

From Idea to Delivery with UPC

Discover how UPC Insurance provides an enhanced customer experience through SaaS-based core systems with its new flagship insurtech company, Skyway Technologies.

Chris Griffith
President of Skyway Technologies and CIO, UPC
Eugene Van Biert
Chief Revenue Officer, Duck Creek Technologies
8:30 AM -
9:00 AM
EDT

Driving the New Standard: Duck Creek Product Themes

Duck Creek is helping insurers create a new standard for P&C insurance. Learn about Duck Creek's investment themes and product updates fueling this standard.

Jeff Wargin
Chief Product Officer, Duck Creek Technologies
Andy Dey
Chief Product and Technology Officer, Duck Creek Technologies
9:00 AM -
9:30 AM
EDT

Enhancements to the SaaS Experience in Duck Creek OnDemand

Learn how OnDemand Control Hub, OnDemand Workstations, and other enhancements will redefine the SaaS experience in Duck Creek OnDemand by providing tools and dashboards that enhance carrier DevOps.

Tom Carroll
Director of Product Management, SaaS, Duck Creek Technologies
Scott Buermann
Vice President, SaaS Maturity, Duck Creek Technologies
Rob Savitsky
Senior Manager, Product Marketing, Duck Creek Technologies


What's New in Reinsurance Management

Learn about the latest trends, strategies, and technologies being employed for reinsurance management

Phil Masin
Director, Solution Consulting, Duck Creek Technologies
Jack Eldridge
Principal, Product Management, Duck Creek Technologies
Bob Morgan
Product Manager, Duck Creek Technologies

Enhanced External User Access in Express 3.0

Duck Creek's enhanced external access capabilities in Express 3.0 allow carriers to seamlessly deliver digital experiences to their customers leveraging OpenID and Azure identity management services.

Michael Dwyer
Senior Director, Engineering, Duck Creek Technologies
Bryan O'Neal
Director, Solution Engineering, Duck Creek Technologies
Mathew Stordy
Director, Solution Engineering, Duck Creek Technologies



Internationalization - Adapting to New and Unique Markets

Join Duck Creek's Juan Costa as he discusses our internationalization efforts in the Iberian market and analyzes its unique lines of business and local product characteristics with Antonio Martín, Research Director at ICEA and Arturo López-Linares, Head of Claims at Axa Spain.

Antonio Martín Carrera
Research Director, IT and Benchmark Areas, ICEA
Arturo López-Linares
Head of Claims, AXA Spain
Juan Antonio Costa
Country Manager Iberia, Duck Creek Technologies
9:00 AM -
10 AM
EDT

The Journey Continues: How BHSI Exemplifies The New Standard in Commercial Insurance

Don’t miss Duck Creek Technologies CEO Mike Jackowski for an in-depth and personal interview with Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance’s CIO, Jamie Roser as they reflect on the journey BHSI has taken and what it means to be a modern, flexible P&C insurance company.

Jamie Roser
CIO, BHSI
Michael Jackowski
Duck Creek Technologies
4:00 PM -
4:30 PM
EDT

Made on Duck Creek: Factors Leading to Implementation Success

Learn critical factors that enable carriers to successfully adopt a modern delivery model.

Sean Murphy
Vice President, Solution Architecture, Duck Creek Technologies
Brock Knisely
Vice President, Professional Services, Duck Creek Technologies
Tricia Burke
Senior Vice President, SaaS Operations, Duck Creek Technologies
4:30 PM -
4:50 PM
EDT

Closing Remarks - What will you Make on Duck Creek?

Michael Jackowski
CEO, Duck Creek Technologies

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Frequently Asked Questions

This is a “virtual bag” in which you can collect documents and other electronic materials available from various sponsors during the conference. By selecting on the Swag Bag icon at the top of the page while visiting sponsors booths, you can view, remove, and email these items.
Yes, you may access the conference using a desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone.
NO. You do not need to download or install any software to participate in our conference. You only need to have access to the Internet.
Yes, the sessions will be available to view on-demand for up to one month after the conference.
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