PEABODY, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Energi today announced Condoleezza Rice as the keynote speaker for its upcoming 2015 Risk Management & Insurance Summit in Washington, DC, October 11-15. Former Secretary of State of the United States Condoleezza Rice will speak on Wednesday, October 14.
“We are truly honored to have Dr. Rice address energy and insurance industry leaders at our Summit,” said Brian McCarthy, President & CEO of Energi. “Given the delicate nature of world affairs and their impact on our industry, I can’t think of a more important voice for this audience.”
In her service as the 66th Secretary of State from January 2005-2009, Condoleezza Rice was the second woman and first African American woman to hold the post. Condoleezza Rice was also President George W. Bush’s Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs (National Security Advisor) from January 2001-2005, the first woman to hold the position. Dr. Rice is currently the Denning Professor in Global Business and the Economy at the Stanford Graduate School of Business; the Thomas and Barbara Stephenson Senior Fellow on Public Policy at the Hoover Institution; and a professor of Political Science at Stanford University.
The aim of Energi’s annual Risk Management & Insurance Summit is to inspire and educate the company’s policyholders, producers, shareholders and strategic partners with new industry ideas, concepts and products. The 2015 theme, Revolutionizing the North American Energy Industry, highlights the changes occurring within the energy industry through technology, innovation and independence, and the importance of taking a proactive approach towards these changes.
For more information about the 2015 Risk Management & Insurance Summit, including the Rice keynote presentation, please visit www.energi.com/summit2015.
Energi is a Peabody, Massachusetts based Industrial Reinsurance Company that specialize in providing risk management and insurance solutions to over 1,000 energy companies the United States and Canada. Energi is one of the top ten fastest growing companies in Massachusetts. Energi, along with its dedicated claims management company, has over 250 associates in the United States with 125 associates located in the corporate headquarters. Energi has been selected by the Boston Globe, Boston Business Journal and Business Insurance as one of the Top Places to Work in 2012, 2013 and 2014. Energi has regional branch and support offices that are located in the following: Carlsbad, CA, Westport, CT, Carney’s Point, NJ, Orlando, FL, Downers Grove, IL, Irving, TX, Washington DC, and Toronto, Canada.