The IAIABC Forum 2021

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Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 9:30 AM (CDT) to Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 3:00 PM (CDT)

Event Details

About the IAIABC Forum 2021

The focus of The Forum is collaboration. At The Forum, the IAIABC's committees and councils discuss policy and administrative issues in workers' compensation, and attendees also take part in a combination of presentations, discussion forums and roundtables, and social events.

This year the IAIABC Forum 2021 will be a virtual-only event. The Forum programming will be offered Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays, April 20-29, 2021. 

Where is it Hosted?

The IAIABC Forum 2021 will be held virtually. Attendees will connect using a platform called Pathable. 

Virtual Event

Who Participates? 

In 2020, 250 people attended the IAIABC Committee Week, including representatives from 35 jurisdictions.

Attendees of The IAIABC Forum traditionally include:

  • Jurisdictional regulators and administrators
  • Government/regulatory affairs personnel
  • Medical directors
  • Insurers 
  • Claims administrators
  • Attorneys
  • Service providers
  • Medical providers
  • Administrative law judges
  • ... and many more! 

Virtual Platform Features

The IAIABC Forum 2021's virtual platform, Pathable, will allow attendees to:

  • View the profiles of fellow attendees
  • Build a personalized schedule of sessions
  • Download materials and agendas 
  • Play an interactive game within the platform
  • Engage in conversations within sessions or through private messaging with fellow attendees
  • Access session recordings a year after the conference

Thank You Sponsors

The Forum 2021 Sponsors

Save the Date for Future Forums

The Forum 2022

April 4-7, 2022
Nashville, Tennessee

The Forum 2023

April 24-27, 2023
Clearwater, Florida

For More Information:

Jessica Faust
Jessica Faust
Events and Marketing Assistant IAIABC (608)410-2215

Program Agenda

The vritually-transformed agenda offers a variety of educational, networking, and information-sharing opportunities throughout The Forum. Much of the programming will be available on-demand following the live session. 

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Monday, April 19, 2021 (all times Central Daylight Time)

2:00 - 3:00 pm            Speed Networking

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 

9:30 - 11:30 am            Work Disability Prevention and Return to Work Committee Meeting*
10:00 am - 12:00 pm  EDI Claims Committee Meeting
1:00 - 2:00 pm              Welcome and Opening Session
2:15 - 3:15 pm              A Conversation with the NextGen
3:30 - 4:30 pm              WorkComp Wheel of Fortune Sponsored by Carebridge

Wednesday, April 21

10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Medical Issues Committee Meeting
12:30 - 1:00 pm            Coffee & Connect Sponsored by Optum
1:00 - 3:00 pm               EDI Medical and Medical ProPay Committee Meeting
1:00 - 3:00 pm               Regulation Committee Meeting

Thursday, April 22

9:00 - 11:00 am           International Committee Meeting
11:30 am - 1:30 pm   Heads of Delegation Forum
2:00 - 4:30 pm             EDI Proof of Coverage Committee Meeting
2:00 - 4:30 pm             Impact of COVID-19 on Claims Administration Sponsored by                                                   Sedgwick

Tuesday, April 27 

10:00 am - 12:00 pm   EDI Systems Committee Meeting
10:00 am - 12:15 pm   Diversity and Inclusion Case Studies and Guided Discussion
1:00 - 2:30 pm               Work Disability Prevention: Strategies and Best Practices
1:00 - 3:00 pm               Dispute Resolution Committee Meeting
6:00 - 8:00 pm               Joint Work Disability Prevention and Return to Work                    Committee*/International Committee Meeting

Wednesday, April 28

10:00 - 10:45 am           Spotlight on Compliance
10:00 am - 12:00 pm   EDI Jurisdictional Forum
11:00 am - 12:15 pm  Developing and Advancing Meaningful Connection in a Virtual Work Environment
1:00 - 1:45 pm               Regulatory Services Showcase
1:00 - 3:00 pm               Research and Standards Committee Meeting
3:00 - 4:00 pm               Dance Class Sponsored by SFM

Thursday, April 29

9:30 - 10:00 am             Coffee & Connect
10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Associate Member Council Meeting
10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Curating Business Intelligence - Gaining Insight from Data
1:00 - 2:00 pm               The Black Car Fund Sponsored Discussion Session
1:00 - 3:00 pm               EDI Council Meeting
3:15 - 4:00 pm               Closing Session 

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*formerly Disability Management and Return to Work Committee