AGM & Luncheon - Getting the Most Value from Your Insurance Appraisal (June 13th)

When:  Jun 13, 2018 from 9:45 AM to 1:45 PM (PT)
Associated with  British Columbia

You are invited to our Annual General Meeting and last Luncheon!

The AGM is open to all members and is taking place at the Metropolitan Hotel in Vancouver. A new board of directors will be elected at this meeting, so this is your opportunity to stand for a position on the board and serve your fellow members. Please see the attachment for further details on open positions and agenda. Furthermore, a draft of the new Constitution and Bylaws are attached for review and will be voted on during this meeting. If you cannot attend in person, don't fret, a proxy has been included on the final page of the attached and can be filled out and sent to any board member or other member planning to attend the AGM in person.

AGM Timeline:
9:45AM - Registration & Coffee

10:00AM - Call to Order


Followed by the Luncheon Session:
11:30AM - Registration

Noon - Luncheon Session Begins

1:45PM - Estimated End Time

TOPIC:           Getting the Most Value From Your Insurance Appraisal

Mr. Devin Barker from Suncorp Valuations will provide insight into the property appraisal process and how it is critical for setting values and premiums. He will also provide some tricks of the trade and other tips to leverage an appraisal with your insurers when purchasing insurance and more importantly, when you have a claim.

SPEAKER:   Devin Barker, Manager Business Development, Suncorp Valuations

Devin began his career in the mining industry and transitioned to lending for a large credit union organization. He joined Suncorp Valuations in 2010 and works with the Business Development team to market the firm’s services. Devin has been involved in the project managing of several large scale projects in food processing and various commercial real estate portfolios. He has managed appraisal engagements for financing, insurance placement, accounting and property records (IFRS), and litigation support for clients throughout Canada. Devin has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Saskatchewan.

ADDITIONAL PRESENTERS:  BCIT Risk Management & Insurance Student's who competed in this years Spencer's Risk Management Challenge in Texas.

VENUE:            The Metropolitan Hotel (Room tbd), 645 Howe Street, Vancouver

MENU:          Beet and goad cheese, arugula salad - (Entrée) Local free run chicken, seasonal vegetables, red wine mushroom demi glaze sauce - (Dessert) Lemon tart

                   (Please advise if you have food allergies or dietary restrictions)

COST:           $50.00
 (72 hours advance cancellation notice required)

Certificate of Participation available upon request that may be used towards 1.5 Credit Hours (Technical)

CASH, CHEQUE, OR CREDIT CARD (Visa, MasterCard, Discover & American Express) TO BE COLLECTED AT THE DOOR or MAIL cheque in advance to:            

                        BC Risk & Insurance Management Association
                        Bentall Post Office
                        PO Box 48724
                        Vancouver, B.C. V7X 1A6

 Please RSVP to Janiece Brown at or 604-591-4864



The Metropolitan Hotel (Room tbd)
645 Howe Street
Vancouver, BC
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