Insurance in the Headlines…What’s Going On?

When you see something on the news, do you ever think about the insurance implications? “Car sharing” in the form of Uber, Lyft and others is transforming local transportation.  Airbnb has become a threat to the motel/hotel industry. In fact, the entire “gig” economy may be transforming labor and commerce. Likewise for drones and autonomous vehicles. But what are the implications of these new paradigms for the insurance industry? These and many more issues, from marijuana legalization to guns and concealed carry laws to telematics, the Internet of Things and hacking, will be discussed during this fast-paced webinar.

William C. Wilson, Jr., CPCU, ARM, AIM, AAM is the founder of He retired from the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America in December 2016 where he served as Assoc. VP of Education and Research and was the founder and director of the Big “I” Virtual University for more than 17 years.  He is the former Director of Education & Technical Affairs for the Insurors of Tennessee and, prior to that time, he was employed by Insurance Services Office, Inc.  He is a graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology with a B.S. degree in Fire Protection & Safety Engineering.