BriteCon2017

October 21-24 | Branson, MO

We're looking forward to hosting you in just a couple of days at BriteCon2017. This year's event is packed with content that's sure to energize, excite, and delight. We hope each of you will bring your expertise to our gathering, stay engaged, and keep us proactive.

Throughout the Core Sessions, we'll provide attendees with practical, hands-on experiences to help improve their company's processes, procedures, and workflows. Our staff present topics containing real-world application for addressing challenges in insurance and tech, and our clients present case studies that show exceptional innovations in insurance and tech. View Master Schedule.

Additionally, featured vendors and clients are the hosts of Monday's Open Sessions at BriteCon2017. Open Sessions are scheduled in 30 to 45 minute increments from 7:00am to 8:45am and my be optionally attendee by attendees. Course plans range from educational in nature to demonstrations of product solutions.

 


Mobile Conference App

The BriteCon2017 Conference App is your one stop shop for schedules, session speakers, sponsors and more. Download our official guide to your smartphone or tablet. Use the passphrase: britecon

 
 

Hilton Convention Center & Hotel

Located in the heart of historic downtown Branson, the sleek 12-story tower of the Hilton Branson Convention Center hotel is attached to the Branson Convention Center. Re-energize in the hotel’s fitness center or relax in your private cabana by the pool. Indulge in a delicious steak dinner at Level 2 Steakhouse or begin the day with the Hilton Branson Convention Center hotel’s signature breakfast. Connected to the Branson Convention Center and adjacent to the Branson Landing, the Hilton is minutes away from shopping, dining, live shows, and other entertainment venues across Branson, MO.

Guests enjoy a wide range of hotel amenities including an indoor and outdoor pool, fitness center, and business center. Each of our rooms and suites provide a place to unwind or catch up on work. Sit down to your favorite show on the 32-inch LCD TV or at the work station designed to help you be productive away from home. Choose views of Branson Landing, Lake Taneycomo, downtown or the Ozark Mountains. We are thrilled you’re staying with us, and truly hope you enjoy your visit.

Reserve A Room  |  Group Code: "BRITE"

 
 
99% of BriteCon2016 conference respondents said they were extremely satisfied with the content at last year’s main event.
 
 
 

Attend BriteCon!

 BriteCon is a best-in-class experience for attendees. Our event environment is engaging, enriching, and empowering. At BriteCon, attendees have a unique opportunity to survey products and services that can help their company prosper. Throughout the event, attendees can provide input on BriteCore's development and product roadmap, learn about emerging technologies, explore new strategies that help their company maneuver around changes in the industry, build valuable business relationships at networking events, and provide insight into new ways of doing business.

 
 
100% of BriteCon2016 survey respondents said their reason for attending last year’s conference was fulfilled.
 

Sponsorships

Sponsorships help create positive experiences for all of our attendees by securing an engaging, single location hotel and convention center where customers and vendors can interact together throughout the event. Additionally, sponsorships help us lock in transportation to and from networking events, generate content for sessions, and bring BriteCore employees onsite to answer questions regarding integration, implementation, support, and innovation.

 

Why vendors sponsor

BriteCon sponsorships give you direct access to our growing client base. Our sponsorship packages provide opportunities for you to match your budget to your marketing strategy. Our intimate networking and advertising opportunities help you gain recognition in the marketplace, highlight products and services to help BriteCore members prosper, provide input on development, learn about emerging technologies, maneuver around changes in the industry, and provide insight into new ways of doing business.

 

why clients sponsor

BriteCon support allows us to bring more BriteCore staff to the main event so you have plenty of one-on-one time with those you need to talk to most. Investment in BriteCore also gives your company more access to BriteCore staff members and vendors who can provide assistance to help you market or implement your product. We hope that you’ll help us make this year’s annual event a widely mutual success!


Packaged Sponsorships

To make things simpler for our client and vendor partners, we've created packages that bundle registrations and sponsorships together. These packages range from Platinum to Bronze and include 1-2 complimentary registrations, depending on the ticket type. Ala carte sponsorships are also available to all clients and vendors who want to customize their experience yet still help make this year's event a huge success.

Gold Sponsorship Package >>

Gold offers engagement opportunities through networking dinner sponsorship and signage, as well as, custom artwork on hotel key cards.
 

Platinum Sponsorship Package >>

With Platinum, receive ultimate exposure through opportunities including being a featured in one of our videos and introducing client spotlights.
 

Bronze Sponsorship Package >>

Bronze sponsorships offer brand-awareness through inclusion on event communications, session break recognition, and signage.

Silver Sponsorship Package >>

The Silver package offers several promotional opportunities including hosting an open session and sponsorship of and signage at optional events.

 

BriteCon sponsors are dedicated partners and heroes. As organization leaders, you have the vision, knowledge, and experience to help us chart a clear path to success. You are truly our greatest asset, and we could not accomplish what we do without your support. Thank you for partnering with us to make this year's event a widely mutual success.

 

GOLD

 

American Farmers and Ranchers is a Gold sponsor, a BriteCore client, and source code contributor. AFR joined BriteCore in 2015 AFR is among the first of IWS clients to take full advantage of BriteCore’s Client-Dev Program for Community Source Development (CSD). Founded in 1905, AFR has a long track record of providing quality products and services to customers. AFR is committed to growth, efficiency, innovation, and excellence.

 

SILVER

 

Municipal Mutual Insurance Company is a long-standing BriteCore client and an official Silver sponsor of BriteCon. Located in the Northern Panhandle in Brooke County, Municipal provides quality, affordable insurance to residents of West Virginia, Eastern Ohio, and Western Pennsylvania. Their key to continued success is excellent customer and claims service along with a solid knowledgeable agency base. 

 

BRONZE

 

OBRIEN is a provider of business solutions specifically designed to modernize and refine an insurance company’s digital customer communications. Partnering with insurance companies for over 40 years OBRIEN offers a holistic approach to policyholder engagement and management. Whether it's printing and distributing regulated documents  through the mail stream or engaging the policyholders via web portals or mobile devices OBRIEN will help you define and execute your strategy for all channels while providing more business insight into the process than previously possible.

 
 
 

As the leading provider of web-based property valuation solutions, e2Value® can assist you with all of your Insurance-to-Value (ITV) and collateral value monitoring needs. Our online property valuation software is fast, cost-effective, accurate and offers an excellent user experience. 

 
 
 

Halifax Mutual Insurance Company is a Bronze sponsor. Halifax has been providing service, security and stability to North Carolinians since it was founded in 1947. The year 2007 marked Halifax Mutual’s 60th year of protecting the livelihood of the people of North Carolina. Halifax Mutual takes pride in offering old fashioned personal service in an up to date insurance environment.

 
 
 

Panhandle is a Bronze sponsor and BriteCore's longest standing client. We are one of eleven domestic farm mutual companies operating in the state of West Virginia. In 1898, the insurance department granted permission for the company to begin selling insurance. Since that time many things have changed but we still pride ourselves in providing a much-needed service to our area and customers.

 
 
 

MassPrinting is a leading provider of document output solutions to the insurance industry and take pride in being print and mail experts. We currently provide document output solutions and services to seven BriteCore clients. Our approach is our differentiator. We focus on understanding your specific business processes, technology platforms, and challenges. Utilizing BriteCore’s advanced technical capabilities, we are able to deliver simple solutions through innovative technologies that enhance and improve your current process and platforms, rather than disrupting them.

 
 
 

AAIS serves the P&C insurance industry as the only national nonprofit advisory association wholly owned and operated by its member companies. AAIS delivers tailored advisory solutions including top-shelf policy forms, rating information and data management capabilities. Our consultative approach and unrivaled customer service underscore our commitment to the success of our members. Established in 1936, over 700 insurers across the country now rely on AAIS.

 
 
 

SS&C Solutions, Inc. and its affiliated CPA firm has a long history working with and serving the P&C insurance industry.  As a Sage Intacct certified partner, SS&C is building a cloud based general ledger and financial reporting package on the Intacct platform that is integrated with BriteCore. You've taken your underwriting to the cloud - shouldn't you take your general ledger and financials to the cloud too?  SS&C is here to help you do that!  Note: SS&C is also striving to build a BriteCore integrated G/L on the Xero platform too!  Please contact Skyler W. Fairchild, CPA, CGMA @ 913-951-4204 or Skyler@SSCcpas.com

 
 
 

Primoris Services offers a flexible, configurable, robust payment processing solution backed by a company dedicated exclusively to the insurance industry.  Primoris offers online, mobile, recurring and IVR payments all while offering low merchant rates and flexible fee structures.  Primoris processes credit, debit and e-checks all within the same application.  Partner with the Insurance Industry Experts! Contact Angela Abbott: Angela.abbott@primorisservices.com or 817-526-0740.
 

 
 
 

At HazardHub we have two simple goals. The first is to create the best geographic hazard data available including––but not limited to––flood risk, wildfire exposure, fire protection and storm surge risks. The second goal is to make it easy, fast, and inexpensive to access the data insurance professionals need to understand the hazardous risk of a property. To achieve these goals, we offer comprehensive, national data directly accessible via BriteCore.

 

PARTNER

 
 

 

A member of the FM Global Group, Mutual Boiler Re is a premier provider of equipment breakdown product offerings. We partner with preeminent insurance companies across North America, providing high-performance products, innovative services and advanced loss prevention engineering that enable them to provide superior coverage and develop new business opportunities. We succeed by remaining true to our core values of advocacy, flexibility and competitiveness. 
 

 
 
 

Eastern Mutual Insurance Company is located in a small rural farm community in Greenville, NY and has proudly been serving our upstate New York neighbors since 1855. Specializing in Property and Casualty Insurance, we are dedicated in providing our policy holders and agents with top quality insurance programs and technology with exceptional customer service. We have been a Brite Core client since 2011, and value the commitment and innovation they provide to help our company keep up with the demands of today’s ever changing technology.

 
 
 

JMI Reports, comprised of over 50 employees and 1,200 inspectors, has been providing superior personalized service to the insurance industry since 1987. With our services available in 48 states you take advantage of a wide-spread inspector force, professional premium auditors and management staff, a state-of- the-art automated web-based reporting system for paperless report solution, excellent quality controls and customer service, an on-line Underwriting Workstation, a plethora of data mining and management report options, and a Hazard Scoring mechanism.

 
 
 

Celebrating 150 years of industry leadership, Hartford Steam Boiler (HSB) sets the standard in equipment breakdown insurance. Along with an unmatched selection of specialty insurance and  reinsurance coverages – including service line, data and cyber risk, employment practices liability, contractors errors and omissions and identity theft insurance – HSB’s focus on providing cutting edge equipment breakdown solutions for homeowners and farmowners and commercial products helps our partners stay ahead of emerging risks in a complex world.

 
 
 

MSO is an advisory rating service bureau providing policy form, rule, actuarial, and statistical  services to insurers since 1944. MSO has long been an industry leader, offering commercial and personal lines programs that are comprehensive yet easy to use. MSO works with companies to customize niche market products that meet their specifically targeted marketing and underwriting requirements.

 
 
 
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InsVista was founded in 2002 to pioneer and simplify the expensive notification process and enable greater cost savings for insurers throughout the United States. We have since processed millions of electronic lienholder and mortgagee policy notifications on behalf of our clients. By streamlining the notification processes electronically, our clients are realizing greater cost savings and efficiencies, improved policy holder satisfaction, greater management visibility and have virtually eliminated all hassles of mail administration.

 
 
 
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We build beautiful websites for the financial industry.

 
 
 
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IVANS is the insurance industry's exchange connecting insurers, MGAs, agencies and the insured. IVANS cloud-based software automates the distribution and servicing of insurance products. For more than 30 years, IVANS innovation and expertise has connected 30,000 independent insurance agencies and 380 insurer and MGA partners to enable millions of people to safeguard and protect what matters most in people's lives.

 
 
 

Policyholders who work with a mutual insurance company have a shared purpose: getting the best coverage and protection available. And mutual insurance delivers because mutuals serve policyholders, not shareholders. Our decisions are always based on what's best for you. Plus local agents offer customized solutions for all your insurance needs. Find out how mutual insurance can work for you: http://www.easttnmutualins.com/

 
 
 
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Our mission at Meramec Valley Mutual Insurance Company is to take a genuine interest in our Agents and Insureds, understand their insurance and financial objectives, and meet or exceed their expectations by offering quality insurance products and services with cutting-edge technology and personal service. 

 
 
 
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Mutual Protective Association (MPA), offers a variety of coverage across West Virginia. As a mutual, MPA puts its policyholders first, offering better service, minimizing risk, and settling claims more fairly and quickly. 
Mentor Client – See Panhandle

 
 
 
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Friends Cove Mutual Insurance Company in Bedford, PA was established in the early fall of 1877 when a group of men met at the home farm of Emanuel J. Diehl, later owned and occupied by a son Elias, E. Diehl, in Friends Cove, Colerain Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania. This farm was located near the center of the cove, approximately one mile east of Charlesville, and about one-half mile north of the Twin Churches. Today, Friends Cove offers Property & Casualty Insurance for Rural America.

 
 
 
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Inland Mutual Insurance Company, which was founded in 1937, was the 1st property/casualty insurer domiciled in West Virginia. Inland Mutual grew and through the World War II era became well known in West Virginia and at one time was licensed to and did business in 35 states. Inland mutual has more recently focused on its specialized product niches and now is licensed in 6 states. Inland Mutual has not strayed from its initial mission to provide its policyholder member owners' extreme value by providing a niche product-suite, value-insurance, efficient claims processing, stellar service, and sustained company-surplus growth.

 
 
 
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Madison Mutual Insurance Company is a local, Upstate New York Insurance company that has been committed to quality for well over a century. Our name is derived from our home and place of origin – Madison, NY. 

 
 
 
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The needs of farmers today are very different than when Farmers Mutual Hail began in 1893. With advancements in agriculture come advancements in the ways farmers manage their risk. From creating test plots for more consistent adjuster training in the 1960's, to leading the industry with Precision Crop Insurance Solutions today, FMH continues to create progressive insurance products and services to meet the needs of America's farmers.