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2016 EECMA Annual Conference
Loews Hard Rock Hotel and Conference Center, Orlando, Florida
April 6 - April 8, 2016

Dear Members, Speakers, Sponsors, & Guests:

The Environmental & Emerging Claim Manager Association ("EECMA") Steering Committee is pleased to announce that registration is open for the 2016 Annual Conference and Seminar scheduled to take place in Orlando, Florida, from Wednesday, April 6th through Friday, April 8th, 2016 at the Loews Hard Rock Hotel and Conference Center, 5800 Universal Blvd., Orlando, FL, 32819. Last year's conference was very well attended and it was a tremendous success. We hope to make it even better this year!

We also encourage all of you to join the EECMA group ("Environmental and Emerging Claim Manager Association") on LinkedIn where conference updates will be posted. This is a great tool for communicating with other members of EECMA. As always, we will be offering an excellent array of speakers on cutting edge topics. Please forward this to anyone that might be interested in attending. We especially welcome new and former carrier participation!

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On Wednesday evening, April 6th, EECMA and our sponsors will host a welcome reception and dinner from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. The conference will be held for a full day session on Thursday, April 7th, with a sponsored luncheon provided. On Friday, April 8th, we will have a half-day session, ending at around 12:30pm. As always, we will be covering a variety of topics that will include insurance coverage updates, asbestos litigation, environmental litigation, environmental regulations, an overview of new insurance products, emerging contaminants, and other global emerging risks.

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We will offer CLE and CE credits. When sending in your registration form, please state if you need CLE/CE credits and the states for which you need them. We will not be seeking credit for every state, but we will try to accommodate as many of our membership and guests as possible. It is estimated that we will receive approximately 8-10 hours of approved credits.

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The hotel website can be viewed at Rooms are available for $215 per night single or double occupancy, subject to applicable taxes. This rate includes complimentary business class internet in guest sleeping rooms, $10 per day/per vehicle discounted self-parking, walking distance to Universal Park (complimentary transportation is also available), priority access to shows and rides through Universal Express. All of this is explained on the website. Our room block is available until March 7, 2016. Please make your reservations now or early by calling the Loews Reservation Center 866-360-7395. To make reservations, please identify yourself as part of the EECMA group. Room rates are $215 for Single/Double, $240 for Triple and $265 for Quads. As always, the group room rates will apply three days prior and three days after the conference. We will definitely sell out our block. The hotel address is 5800 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32819, a short 23 minute drive from Orlando International Airport (MCO).

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The Registration Fee is $500 per person or per insurance company (up to three attendees for insurance company per registration). Extra insurance attendees are $150 per person. Lawyers are $500 per person. We must guarantee our meal function numbers by April 1. Cancellations after that date will be refunded on an availability basis only. Please complete the registration form below and email/scan to Jane Black at Checks should be sent to Steve Jakubowski at the address on the registration form. In order to have a printed name tag, please register no later than March 31, 2016.

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The 2016 Registration Form and is available for download as is the 2016 Agenda. Be sure to register and book your room early. Please feel free to email any questions to Jane Black at or to Gregory Kelder at

We look forward to seeing you at our 2016 conference!

Kind regards,
EECMA Steering Committee


Download the registration form:
Registration Form 2016

Download the 2016 Agenda:
2016 Agenda

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