Systemwide Risk Management


Conference Summary (subject to change)

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CSURMA Meetings (Open public meetings for committee and board members)  
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm CSURMA EC Meeting Balboa Room
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm CSURMA BOD Meeting California Ballroom
  * For information on CSURMA meetings, please contact Mimi Long at  
CSU WERCS Affinity Group Meetings (Meetings for group members)  
2:00 - 4:00 pm EHS Group Meeting Calaveras
5:30 - 6:30 pm RM Group Meeting Granada
1:00 - 2:00 pm BC Group Meeting Hermosa
2:00 - 2:30 pm BC / EM Combined Group Meeting Hermosa
2:30 - 3:30 pm EM Group Meeting Hermosa
3:00 - 5:00 pm WC Group Meeting Diablo
  * For information on CSU WERCS Affinity Group meetings, please contact Rebecca Skidmore at  
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration Open Foyer
8:00 am - 9:30 am Breakfast California Ballroom
9:30 am - 10:30 am Opening Remarks California Ballroom
10:30 am - 10:45 am Break  
10:45 am - 12:00 Noon General Session - The Wedge (Gerry Preciado, Bickmore) California Ballroom
12:00 Noon - 1:30 pm Luncheon Session - Employment Practices Update (Framroze Virjee, OGC) California Ballroom
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm CONCURRENT SESSION - 1
  It's No Minor Issue: Taking Responsibility for Programs with Children on Your Campus (Amy Thomas, Douglas Dawes & James Strong, CSU Stanislaus; Candace Collins, Praesidium) Calaveras
  Mental Health and Emergency Response Working Together (Ana Aguayo-Bryant, CO) Granada
  Maximizing the CSAC-EIA Training Resources (Michael Fleming, CSAC-EIA) Hermosa
  Coordination of Leave Benefits: IDL, NDI, WC, FMLA (Beth Ryan, CO) Diablo
Focus Group (1:30-2:15) Property / Fine Arts Insurance (Daniel Howell & Rob Leong, Alliant) Balboa
Focus Group (2:15-3:00) Rating Plans (Daniel Howell & Rob Leong, Alliant) Balboa
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Refreshment Break Foyer
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm CONCURRENT SESSION - 2
  Special Events Resource Guide - SERG Project (Joe Risser, Risk Management Design) Calaveras
  CSU Systemwide Emergency Response - Communications/Public Affairs (Laurie Weidner, CO) Granada
  Library North Property Loss (Kevin Brady, CSULA; David Warters & Tom Stufft, Belfor; Bob Frey, Alliant) Hermosa
  Delving into the Root Cause of the Workers' Compensation Claim (Jeff Rush, JPIA; De Ann Wagner, York) Diablo
Focus Group (3:30-4:15) Policy Group EOC Training (Frank Castro-Wehr, Witt O'Brien's) Balboa
Focus Group (4:15-5:00) EOC / COOP Integration (Frank Castro-Wehr, Witt O'Brien's) Balboa
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Welcome Reception Sierra Ballroom (16th Floor)
  Dinner on Your Own  
  *Dining discounts & map (PDF)  
8:00 am - 2:30 pm Registration Open Foyer
8:00 am - 9:00 am Breakfast California Ballroom
9:00 am - 10:30 am CONCURRENT SESSION - 3
  Safety Strategies for International Programs (Leo Van Cleve, CO; Gary Rhodes, CSUDH) Calaveras
  CSU Northridge Earthquake - How We Kept Going (Mark Crase, Retired CO) Granada
  Dealing with the New OSHA Landscape (Dick Monod de Froideville, OSHA) Hermosa
  Walking the Tightrope: Workers' Compensation & Disability Accommodation - Practical Tips (Marc Leibowitz, Laughlin Falbo Levy & Moresi; Robert Cutbirth, Tucker Ellis) Diablo
Focus Group (9:00-10:30) UC Centers of Excellence (Brent Cooley, UC; Zachary Gifford, CO) Balboa
10:30 am - 10:45 am Break  
10:45 am - 12:00 Noon CONCURRENT SESSION - 4
  Faculty Perceptions in Risk Management (Jody Van Leuven, CSUSB) Calaveras
  Sexual Incident Investigations on Campus - Title IX (Pamela Thomason, CO) Granada
  How to Win Advocates and Influence the Masses Through Collaboration, Persuasion & Presentation (Regina Frasca, CSUSM; Janette de la Rosa Ducut, UC Riverside) Hermosa
  Workers' Compensation Topic Game (Cindy Parker & Patricia Daniels, Sedgwick; Jacki Graf, Alliant) Diablo
Focus Group (10:45-12:00) CSURMA / AORMA 101-201 (Rob Leong & Mimi Long, Alliant) Balboa
12:00 Noon - 1:15 pm Lunch - Closing Remarks and Opportunity Drawings (must be present to win) California Ballroom
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm Closing General Session - CSU-CCC-UC Collaborations and Other Initiatives (Mike Redmond, CO) California Ballroom