“Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in.” – Bill Bradley
‘When you win, win big’ should be the motto of PGA Championship winner Jason Day who beat the world’s number one ranked golfer Jordan Spieth by three strokes at the Sheboygan, Wisconsin tournament. Considered an also-ran, Day played in 20 majors and finished in the top 10 in more than half of them. At Whistling Straits he posted the lowest score in major history to win the top trophy in professional golf with a 20 under par.
Conferences provide a live forum to present ideas from thought leaders and generate dialogue. But the true measure of a good conference is when the audience feels it has a voice. Short of pulling the entire audience up on stage at this year’s Property Innovation Summit, we decided to take a survey to collect current thoughts on innovation.
Enservio’s Innovation Summit Day 2 kicked off an hour earlier — always tough after a night of networking – with VJ Dowling, Managing Partner of Dowling & Partners Securities. Dowling has made a career of following the insurance industry and has the ear of just about every insurance CEO. Dowling made a number of sweeping statements, including noting that reinsurers have too much capacity and citing the increasing power of intermediaries. As cars become more and more safe, Dowling also predicts a shift from auto to property (38% to 10% and 15-25% respectively).