2012 North American Mining Summit Hosted by Lockton Companies A forum to discuss and share views on key risk management, insurance, and employee benefit trends affecting companies in the Mining Industry


The first annual North American Mining Summit was a success thanks to overwhelming participation.

Mark your calendars and register now for the evening of March 5th and all day March 6th, 2013. We will cover some of the hot topics directly affecting firms in the mining industry. Held at the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark, this important Summit brings together experts in the fields of property, casualty, surety, claims, and coverage to discuss current trends and topics. 

A networking event followed by a dinner reception will be held at Busch Stadium on the evening of Tuesday, March 5th.

We look forward to seeing you in St. Louis at the second annual North American Mining Summit!

For more information about this event please contact:

Ryan Brown 
Lockton Mining Practice 


Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark
1 South Broadway
St. Louis, MO 63102
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Tuesday March 5, 3013 to 
Wednesday March 6, 2013

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Who Should Attend
  • CFOs
  • Treasurers/Controllers
  • Risk Management Professionals
  • Claims Management Professionals
  • Workers Compensation Professionals
  • General Counsel
Tuesday, March 5th, 2013
The Summit will open with a networking reception followed by a dinner to be held at Busch Stadium’s private Champions Club. Scott Rasmussen, political analyst, public opinion pollster and New York Times best-selling author, will be the keynote speaker. A personal book signing for his 2012 book, The People’s Money, will conclude the evening.
4:30 p.m. Summit Registration opens in the lobby of the Hilton Hotel
5:30 p.m. Shuttle buses load
5:45 p.m. Shuttle buses depart the Hilton for Busch Stadium
6:00 p.m. Reception at Busch Stadium—Champions Club
7:00 p.m. Dinner seating
8:15 p.m. Keynote
9:15 p.m. Book Signing
10:00 p.m. Shuttle buses back to the Hilton
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Tuesday, March 5th, 2013
6:00 p.m. Networking Event and Dinner Reception at Busch Stadium
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Wednesday, March 6th, 2013
7:00 AM Registration open
7:30 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM Breakfast Keynote: Hank Watkins—Lloyd's
9:00 AM Opening Remarks
9:15 AM Property Roundtable including Henning Foerster—Hannover-Re, Collet Dillon—Swiss Re, Mike Gunty—AIG, Bob Hansberry—Ariel Re, Robert Steinebach—Munich Re, and Olivier Perraut—SCOR
10:45 AM Break Out Session #1
Federal Black Lung: David Benedict—US DOL; William Schrimpf, Jr.—American Mining
Mining Property Claims: Denis Smith—Cunningham Lindsey; John Dempsey—Dempsey Partners
Trade Credit: Nadine Moore—Lockton Companies
11:45 AM Lunch
12:15 PM Luncheon Keynote: Dr. Robert P. Hartwig—Insurance Information Institute
1:15 PM Break Out Session #2
Contractual Risk Transfer: Paul Primavera—Lockton Companies
Trends in Property Engineering: Paul Kraus and Michael Meighen—Hawcroft Consulting
Severe Crush Injuries: Leslie Small and Dr. Edward Stokel—Paradigm Outcomes
2:10 PM Meet the Markets
3:35 PM Break Out Session #3
Dealing with Workers Compensation Claims: Matthew Belcher—Belcher Law Office; Rich Lenkov—Bryce, Downey & Lenkov
Surety: Scott Mandeville—Aspen American Insurance; Matthew Haydon—Arch Insurance Group
Political Risk: Nadine Moore—Lockton Companies
4:30 PM Preparing for Catastrophic Events: Matt Barkett—Dix & Eaton, Greg Cropp—Zurich Energy Excess Casualty, and Paul Primavera—Lockton Companies
5:15 PM Closing Comments
5:30 PM Cocktail Event @ 360 Bar
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