Beyond the Breakout Sessions

IRMI Energy Risk & Insurance Conference (ERIC)

Explore What Else ERIC Offers and Make the Most of Your Conference!
Beyond the breakout sessions and specialized Conference education, ERIC features engaging, hands-on opportunities for interactive learning, exchanging ideas, and experiencing the latest tech for yourself. From expert panels with Q&A on navigating the hard insurance market, to interactive training and safety, to free pre-Conference master classes working through your tough challenges, ERIC's experiential educational opportunities have something for everyone!
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Pre-Conference Master Classes

Included as a free add-on with your registration, workshop a topic of your choice to get the answers you need in a deep-dive setting.
  • How Technological Advances Are Impacting Risk in the Energy Industry
  • Renewable Energy: Trends, Risks, and Challenges
  • Master Service Agreements: The MSA School
  • Commercial Liability Insurance for the Energy Industry 

Risk Managers-Only Forum

Exclusively for risk managers, this closed-door interactive session allows you to confidently discuss your challenges and concerns, share ideas, and ultimately get the answers you need on your toughest risk management challenges. Led by experienced risk managers, get your answers. 

Who can attend: risk managers, chief financial officers, controllers, general counsel, and those with risk management responsibilities who are employed by an energy company.

Q&A Panel: Navigating the Hard Insurance Market

Consult with the experts on the critical questions.

How will rates, coverage restrictions, limits, and increased underwriting discipline impact energy accounts?

Where is the industry headed and what trends are driving the changes in insurer appetite?

What are your challenges and opportunities?

Earth Day Program

For Earth Day, join us in putting together care packages, with books about the environment and encouraging letters of support, benefiting local Houston Independent School District (HISD) schools. Your letters will be read aloud to the 4th and 5th grade students to inspire and support their reading and environmental efforts. Stations will be set up in the Legends Foyer — thank you for your participation!

EN/XPLOR Indoor Field Trip

See the industry in action, exchange new ideas on safety and training, and explore current and future developments in technology, risk control, and training up close and in person. 
  • Hands-on Mobile Lab from Transbankers for safety training 
  • How real-time monitoring can mitigate risk 
  • How supply chains can benefit from a blockchain network 
  • How to reduce vessel operating costs 

Want To See the Full Agenda?

Learn more about the Conference agenda—from general, keynote, and breakout sessions, to networking opportunities, interactive experiences, and more.


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Three More Reasons You’ll Want To Attend

  1. You can earn up to 11 hours of insurance CE in most states. 
  2. Your options include dozens of breakout sessions diving into changing rules for independent contractors, additional insured, maritime risks, fleet risk management, and more.
  3. You’ll get to network with other forward-thinking energy insurance and risk professionals