IEEE CTCN Consultants Workshop
The Consultants Network promotes the development of members' careers through professional and social networking, including publicizing members' skills and sharing potential professional opportunities, and supports the IEEE Central Texas Section. Website: http://ewh.ieee.org/r5/central_texas/cn/
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Successful Consulting in 2018: an IEEE Workshop
Come to this workshop and hear successful consultants share their experiences. Learn what you need to know about professional liability insurance including case studies and risk vignettes, contracts and contract provisions, and the IEEE member group plan.
Register early and save. Save $10 by registering before midnight, September 7th. (IEEE Life and Student Members have their own reduced rate not subject to this deadline.)
Cost for this workshop (in advance/after September 7th or walk up)
$25/$35 IEEE Members (except Life and Student Members)
$30/$40 non-IEEE members
$10/$10 IEEE Life and Student Members
Cancellation requests must be received by midnight Friday, August 31st. Refunds will be by check and subject to a 20% administration fee. Send cancellation requests to Lester Johnson at L.Johnson@ieee.org.
Walk-ins please pay at the event with cash, or a check made out to "IEEE-CTS." No credit cards at the door, please.
Date and Time
- Date: 08 September 2018
- Time: 12:01 PM to 05:00 PM
- All times are US/Central
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- Highland Business Center, ACC
- 5930 Middle Fiskville Rd.
- Austin, Texas
- United States 78752
- Room Number: 301
- Co-sponsored by Central Texas Section Austin Life Member Affinity Group, Mercer
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Steve Stephanides of Beazley
Jim Jacobsen of Mercer Consumer
Address:Mercer Consumer, 12421 Meredith Drive, Urbandale, Iowa, United States, 50398
12:20 -- 12:50 Registration and Networking
12:50 -- 1:00 Welcome & Opening Remarks
1:00 -- 1:40 An Introduction to Professional Liability Insurance
1:45 -- 2:25 Understanding Your Contract: The Importance of Contract Negotiations
2:30 -- 3:00 Case Studies for Consultants and Engineers: The Importance of Insurance Protection
20 min. Break
3:20 -- 4:00 Video Vignettes for Consultants and Engineers: An Interactive Experience
4:05 -- 4:45 Protecting your Life and Your Business
4:45 -- 5:00 Networking
The Consultants Network meets monthly, normally on the fourth Wednesday of each month. Meetings usually begin with informal networking from 6:00 to 6:30 p.m., followed by presentations from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. by experts in technology, marketing, sales, advertising, financial or legal needs of small businesses and special needs of consultants.