Contact: Hugh O. Strawn
hstrawn@plrb.org
630-724-2230

Date: April 5, 2016

PLRB Conference Mobile App Streamlines Conference Experience

2016 PLRB Claims Conference
San Antonio, Texas

The PLRB Conference Mobile App is available for all 2016 Claims Conference registrants to connect them with the latest conference information and more. The app is available at the Apple store or Google Play.

"The PLRB Conference Mobile App was developed specifically to enhance the Conference experience for both Conference attendees and Insurance Services Expo exhibitors," said Pete Becker, Vice President, Information Services at the Property & Liability Resource Bureau. "The app may be downloaded at no charge from either the Apple store or Google Play."

Using the app those registered for the 2016 Claims Conference and the Insurance Services Expo are able to:

  • Download session materials
  • Take notes during the sessions
  • Bookmark sessions
  • Browse the speakers' biographies
  • Interactively locate meeting rooms from the event listings
  • Create a profile to share with other attendees
  • Network with other attendees using the "Friends" feature
  • Establish app friendships
  • Send direct messages to friends
  • Share schedules with friends
  • Search for Insurance Services Expo exhibitors
  • Bookmark favorite exhibitors
  • Create a personal map through the Expo hall, beginning at the attendee's current location
  • Search for local area resources, such as restaurants
  • Sync agenda and favorites on multiple devices

"The PLRB Conference Mobile App is password protected," noted Becker. "Prior to the Conference, all registered attendees and Insurance Services Expo exhibit staff will receive an email message with the app download instructions, as well as the unlock code."

The 2016 Claims Conference will be held April 17 to 20 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. It offers 100 professional development workshops for property and casualty claims professionals. Most of the workshops are approved for adjuster continuing education credit.

The 2016 Insurance Services Expo will be held Monday, April 18 and Tuesday, April 19.

Further information and registration is available online at www.plrbclaimsconference.org .

The PLRB is an association of 900 property and casualty insurance companies. It is located in Downers Grove, Illinois.