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2021 Convention Agenda



2021 Annual Convention Agenda

(All times listed are Eastern Time Zone; sessions will be recorded for later viewing)

Tuesday, June 22

11:00 am – 3:00 pm         Leadership Summit (separate registration required)

Friday, June 25

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm         NAHU Awards Ceremony

Sunday, June 27

10:00 am - 10:45 am  - Breakfast with Vendors in the Grow Your Business Virtual Expo
11:00 am - 1:30 pm - Opening General Session

  • Keynote Speaker - Karyn Buxman 
    • Karyn Buxman is an international speaker, successful author, and neurohumorist (living at the intersection of the brain and humor). Today Karyn helps leaders—and those they serve—achieve peak performance and optimum health through the art and science of applied humor.
  • Keynote Speaker - Paul Zikopoulos 
    • Paul Zikopoulos, award-winning writer and speaker with more than 23 years of experience in analyzing and capitalizing on big data will explain and demonstrate why big data, AI, data science, deep learning, and machine learning are not just a competitive edge but survival tools, and how to capitalize on them.
      • Click here to find out more about Paul Zikopoulos

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm - NAHU Grow Your Business Virtual Expo Open
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm - Town Hall Meeting
5:15 pm - 6:00 pm - Happy Hour with the Vendors in the Grow Your Business Virtual Expo

6:15 pm - 7:15 pm - Exclusive Event for 2021 LPRT Members

  • Leo Cardenas will be talking about body language and how it can help with confidence and sales. 
    • The program is designed to make it easy to understand the science of the body language and how it can be used to improve your group’s first impressions, interactions, and even conflict resolution. A 45-minute program with interaction, and a Q&A session will be optimal to keep people entertained and engaged.
      • Click here to find out more about Leo Cardenas                          

Monday, June 28

10:00 am - Noon - Vanguard Council Networking Session

  • Are you ready to take your virtual presence to the next level? Join us for an opportunity to network with your peers. Learn what other industry professionals are doing to stay captivating during a time of virtual saturation! Social media branding innovation, engagement tools and resources for the NEXT LEVEL!
    • Speakers include:  Rachel Miner, Thrive Benefits, Reid Rasmussen, Freshbenies, Emma Fox, E Powered Benefits, Rachael Jones, Cigna & OSCAR and Heather Siems, EBIS.
    • Check out the flyer on this program 

12:10 pm - 1:10 pm - Knowledge Channels - Series 1

  • Tracks Include
    • Medicare - Practical Ideas and Solutions for You and Your Clients
    • Medicare - Looking Into the Future
    • Running Your Business – Acumen and Solutions
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Managing & Engaging the New Work Force
    • Innovation in Employer Sponsored Plans
    • Self-Funding & Funding Alternatives

1:10 pm - 2:40 pm - NAHU Grow Your Business Virtual Expo Open

2:50 pm - 3:50 pm - Knowledge Channels - Series 2
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Knowledge Channels - Series 3
5:10 pm - 6:10 pm - Knowledge Channels - Series 4

6:15 pm - 7:15 pm - HUPAC Capital Club Event (separate invitation will be sent to Capital Club members)

Tuesday, June 29

10:00 am – 10:45 am         Breakfast with Vendors in the Grow Your Business Expo

11:00 am – 11:45 am        Regional Meetings

  • Region 1 - CT, ME, MA, NH, NY, RI, VT
  • Region 2 - DE, DC, MD, VA, NJ, PA
  • Region 3 - IL, IN, KY, MI, OH, WV
  • Region 4 - MN, IA, NE, ND, SD, WI
  • Region 5 - AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, SC, TN
  • Region 6 - AR, KS, LA, MO, OK, TX
  • Region 7 - AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, UT, WY
  • Region 8 - AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA

Noon - 2:00 pm - House of Delegates/Voting - Open to credentialed delegates only

One week prior to the Convention, all participants will receive their personal link to attend.
You will not be able to access any of the content until the day/time on the above agenda.
You will have access to the recordings for twelve months after the original air date.