Joint NYACT - NYSSIU Fall Conference

October 02, 2019
8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
 Add to Calendar

Turning Stone
5218 Patrick Rd
Verona, NY 13478
 Directions

Please use proper Sentence Case when completing forms.

NYACT & NYSSIU
JOINT FALL TRAINING AT TURNING STONE

Wednesday, October 2, 2019
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

TURNING STONE RESORT & CASINO
5218 Patrick Road, Verona, NY
Cypress Room


Conference Registration Deadline: Thursday, September 28, 2019 by noon

Overnight Accommodations: $176.00 per night.
Room Block Deadline: Monday, September 9th, 2019
Booking Website:
https://book.passkey.com/e/49948246

8:00-8:30 AM
REGISTRATION – COFFEE & DANISH – PLEASE VISIT OUR SPONSORS

8:30-8:45 AM
WELCOME & UPDATES
NYSSIU President James Egner
NYACT Director Abby Curro

 

8:45-9:45 AM - Breakout Sessions - Please attend ONE of the following:
BREAKOUT SESSION 1: 
A STRATEGIC APPROACH TO ATTACKING MEDICAL PROVIDER FRAUD: USING THE SIU INVESTIGATION AND DATA ANALYSIS TO BUILD A BULLET-PROOF CASE

James Egner, Special Investigator, Farmers Insurance
Lori Smith, President/CEO, Pattern Anaylsis Inc.
The speakers will provide first-hand knowledge of the latest schemes and emerging trends in medical provider fraud. Learn to better understand medical treatment and testing and how it is used to perpetrate fraud schemes, how to best detect fraudulent medical scams using your medical records, billing data and information, and successful strategies for proving and defeating medical provider fraud schemes.

BREAKOUT SESSION 2:
HOW NYS DMV IS USING FACIAL RECOGNITION TO COMBAT FRAUD AND INCREASE TRAFFIC SAFETY

Owen McShane, NYS DMV, Director of Investigations
Mr. McShane will discuss how the agency has been utilizing facial recognition and the impacts it has on DMV records you may encounter.


9:45-10:00 AM
BREAK – PLEASE VISIT OUR SPONSORS

10:00-11:00 AM
THE RIGHT QUESTION, RIGHT PLACE, AND AT THE RIGHT TIME
Jonathan Davison, Managing Director, Forensic Interview Solutions
This interactive, practical session will assist you with how to secure complete, accurate, reliable, and effective information during your interview. It will include how to prepare for an interview, take effective notes, and summarize and evaluate the quality of the interviews and source of information.

11:00-11:15 AM
BREAK – PLEASE VISIT OUR SPONSORS

11:15-12:15 PM
FINDING AND USING CONNECTED DEVICE AND CLOUD DATA IN SIU INVESTIGATIONS
Roy Mura, Partner, Mura & Storm, PLLC
Accompanying the proliferation of connected or Internet of Things (IoT) devices is zettabyte-sized source of cloud data that is potentially useful to investigations. Learn what kind of devices exist, how they generate machine-witnessed data, and how that data may be acquired and utilized in investigating insurance losses and claims. Usage rights and privacy issues associated with cloud data will also be discussed.

12:15-12:45 PM
LUNCH BREAK

12:45-1:45 PM
PANEL DISCUSSION: THE PROS & CONS OF REMOTE TECHNOLOGY AND TRADITIONAL INVESTIGATOR IN THE FIELD OF SURVEILLANCE.
Mario Pecoraro, CEO, Alliance Worldwide Investigative Group
Ryan Allen, Partner, Goldberg Segalla
Anthony Cassaro, Sales Executive, PERMA
Daniel Tompkins, Managing General Adjuster, Preferred
Adjustment Company
Mr. Pecoraro will facilitate a Q&A panel discussion on the pros and cons of remote technology and investigator in the field of surveillance. He is a risk mitigation expert and industry thought leader who will answer questions along with an attorney, claims expert and workers compensation specialist. The panel will answer queries regarding the legalities and complexities of the use of drones, stationary cameras and traditional surveillance.

1:45-2:00 PM
NICB UPDATES & LEGISLATIVE UPDATES
Bill Maasz, NICB Special Agent, New York Region
John Hubert, SIU Manager at Nationwide
Mr. Maasz will discuss current fraud trends, updates, and statistics throughout New York State. Mr. Hubert will discuss the most recent legislative and regulatory developments that will affect the insurance industry.

* Scheduled to speak; subject to change.


COME EARLY FOR THESE OTHER EVENTS ON OCTOBER 1, 2019!

  5th ANNUAL NYSSIU CHARITY GOLF CLASSIC
1PM Shotgun Start
To register, please contact James Egner at [email protected] or Harold Thela at [email protected]

♥♠ EVENING NETWORKING SOCIAL ♦♣
at 7:30 PM
No Reservation Needed ~ Cash Bar
Upstate Tavern (2nd Floor, above the Casino)


Registration (Includes Lunch): 
NYACT, NYSSIU, and IASIU members: $60
Non-members: $150
NYS Law enforcement personnel: Free

Dress Code: Business casual.

Who Should Attend:
All Insurance SIU, Auto, PIP and Property Claims personnel, Law Enforcement and Prosecutors.

Overnight Accommodations: Reservation Deadline: SEPTEMBER 9, 2019. Booking Website: https://book.passkey.com/e/49948246 .  Or call the Reservations line (800) 771-7711.  Room Block rate is $176.00 per night - Please be sure to ask for the NYACT Room Block.
** Turning Stone Resort and Casino – Guest rooms will be available starting at 3:00 pm on the day of arrival and are reserved until 11:00 am on the day of departure.  Early arrivals and late departures may be extended depending on hotel availability. 

Conference Registration Deadline: Thursday, September 26, 2019 by noon
If you have registered but find yourself unable to attend, you must cancel your registration by no later than noon on Wednesday, September 19th, or NYACT will be charged and, therefore, must then pass the cost along to you. If you cannot attend, please feel free to send a substitute individual on your behalf.

THIS WILL BE A GREAT MEETING! WE HOPE YOU WILL BRING SEVERAL GUESTS! PLEASE EXTEND INVITATIONS TO LAW ENFORCEMENT, DAS, ADAS AND YOUR FAVORITE ADJUSTERS.

Tickets

$60.00 NYACT/NYSSIU Members Only

$0.00 Law Enforcement Personnel Only

$150.00 Non-NYACT or NYSSIU Member