2016 Speaking Engagement Update

Rimkus is pleased to announce that our professional consulting staff will continue to present several continuing education seminars throughout the year. Their lectures will embrace a variety of topics, involving a number of disciplines that focus on forensic investigations to help meet the needs of risk managers, attorneys, and claims professionals.

National Events

American Bar Association (ABA) Food & Supplements 6th Annual WorkshopJune 14, 2016 - Purchase, New York


"An Update on Food Safety Modernization Act (FMSA) Implementation" presented by Annette B. Santamaria, PhD, MPH, DABT, Director, Toxicology and Food Safety, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.

The Sixth Annual Food Supplements CLE Workshop will bring together experienced practitioners, industry experts and in-house lawyers to discuss the most recent regulatory and litigation developments in the food and supplements area. Click here for more information.

International Association of Insurance Professionals (IAIP) 75th Annual Convention
June 16, 2016 - Richmond, Virginia

"Structural Fires" presented by Jack R. Kennedy, III, IAAI-CFI, CFEI, CVFI, Eastern Region Fire Division Manager, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.

"Aerial Drones" presented by Avelaino McGibbon, BSME, PE, Senior Consultant, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.

The 75th Annual International Association of Insurance Professionals (IAIP) Convention offers educational sessions and workshops, exposure to the latest Insurance and Risk Management innovations through the tradeshow, and optional activities to enable networking with fellow industry experts. Click here for more information.  

Air & Waste Management Association 109th Annual Conference
June 23, 2016 - New Orleans, Louisiana
"Community Reported Health Complaints in Hydraulic Fracturing is Occurring"
presented by Allison L. Stock, PhD, MPH, Principal Consultant, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.

The 109th Annual Air & Waste Management Association Annual Conference is attended by 1,500 leading environmental professionals from around the world and is recognized in the Industry as the leading platform for information exchange, networking opportunities and business development. Click here for more information.

National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP) Engineering for Subro Professionals Webinar Series "Structural Engineering"
June 23, 2016 - WebEx

"Structural Engineering" presented by James W. Jordan, PE, SE, Vice President, National Property Division Manager, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.

The National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP) Engineering for Subro Professionals Webinar Series "Structural Engineering" will discuss basic terminology in structural engineering, common causes of structural failures and tools used by a structural engineer during the course of an investigation of a structural collapse. Click here for more information.

Regional Events

Claims Litigation Management (CLM) Arizona Chapter Event
June 8, 2016 - Scottsdale, Arizona

"Public Assets: Risks, Rewards and Reducing Environmental Liabilities" presented by Allison L. Stock, PhD, MPH, Principal Consultant, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.

The Claims Litigation Management (CLM) Arizona Chapter Event will present a discussion of legal, medical and claims issues associated with food borne illnesses in chain restaurants. Click here for more information.

Florida Insurance Fraud Education Committee (FIFEC) 24th Annual Conference
June 10, 2016 - Orlando, Florida

"The Verdict: Was it Arson or Was it an Accident?" presented by Jorge Santeiro, Jr., Shareholder, Kubicki Draper, Charles H. Watkins, Partner, Kubicki Draper, Stephen M. Cozart, Shareholder, Kubicki Draper, Jarred S. Dichek, Shareholder, Kubicki Draper, Thomas W. Young, IAAI, CFI, CFEI, CFII, National Fire Division Manager, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc., and Samuel L. Sharpless, PE, CFEI, Vice President, Electrical Division, Rimkus Consulting Group,

"Motorcycle Accident Analysis and Reconstruction" presented by Joe R. Maseda, MBA, PE, ACTAR, Vice President, Forensic and Industrial Divisions, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.

"Scientifically Proving the Auto Fraud Claim" presented by William J. McFarlane, Senior Founding Partner, McFarlane & Dolan and Michael J. Urban, PE, ACTAR, Senior Consultant, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.

The Florida Insurance Fraud Education Committee (FIFEC) 24th Annual Conferenceprovides education courses, training and networking for approximately one thousand attendees. Click here for more information.

Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. 13th Annual Continuing Education Seminar
June 24, 2016 - Tampa, Florida

“Florida Insurance Case Law Update” presented by David Salmon, Esq. and Robert Dehne, Esq., Groelle & Salmon, P.A.

“Spoliation of Evidence” presented by Andrew Lewis, Esq., Quintairos Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A. and Thomas W. Young, IAAI, CFI, CFEI, CFII, National Fire Division Manager, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.
“Expert Investigation of Assignment of Benefit Abuses in Property Claims” presented by Cassandra Gallegos, CCMS and Khush M. Daruwalla, PE, Principal Consultant, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. 

“Florida Roofing Issues - Covered Loss or Faulty Workmanship” presented by Matthew Litsky, Esq., Phelps Dunbar, LLP, and Johnn M. Kreuser, PE, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.  

"Driverless Cars: If No One is Driving - Who is at Fault?” presented by Joe R. Maseda, MBA, PE, ACTAR, Vice President, Forensic and Industrial Divisions, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.
 
“Premises Liability” presented by Paul Marsenison, PE, District Manager, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. and Ming Xiao, PhD, PE, Principal Consultant, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.
The Rimkus 13th Annual Continuing Education Seminaris a one-day event which will include a variety of topics such as Biomechanics of Injury, Spoliation of Evidence, Driverless Cars, and property-related matters. Up to 6 hours of Florida CE credits are available.
Click here for more information.

Atlanta CPCU Annual All Industry Day
August 19, 2016 - Atlanta, Georgia
“Biomechanics of Lumbar Discs” presented by Anastasios D. Tsoumanis, PhD, ACTAR, Eastern Region Biomechanical Division Manager, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.
 
The Atlanta CPCU Society Chapter Annual All Industry Day is a one-day event which will offer attendees the opportunity to earn Georgia Continuing Education credits through seminars on a variety of disciplines including claims, and underwriting and risk management.  Click here for more information.