Only Three Weeks Until Symposium!

  • Author | Heather Hughes
  • 8/2/2021 2:00 pm

The 2021 Risk and Insurance Symposium is only three weeks away! We are excited to hold this year’s event at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs on Aug. 25 - 27. There is still time to register for this free event, which is open to all Public Entity Partners members and local agents.


This year’s event is offering timely and informative sessions, such as:

  • Addressing Risk Management Issues in Public Transportation
  • Behavioral Health and Public Safety
  • Case Studies in Human Resources
  • Cyber Coverage
  • Cyber Security Pitfalls for Public Entities
  • Employees’ First Amendment Rights and Employment Actions
  • Firefighting Liability and Risk Management
  • In Pursuit: Safe Driving Practices
  • Police Excessive Use of Force and the Impact of Duty to Intervene Policies
  • Social Media: What Your Employees Need to Know
  • When Ransomware Affects Your Organization
  • Winning the FMLA Race
  • Workers’ Compensation Overview
  • Workplace Safety


Several of these sessions have been approved for Certified Municipal Finance Officer (CMFO) and Utility Commissioner continuing education credit hours. Click here to view the most current agenda with the credit hours listed for each session.


If you’ve been on the fence about attending, below is a list of risk management professionals who we believe will benefit from this training:

  • Anyone with safety responsibilities, interests or concerns
  • City attorneys
  • City managers / administrators
  • Finance directors
  • Fleet managers
  • Human resource employees
  • Mayors and elected officials
  • Supervisors with safety responsibilities
  • Safety, risk and HR managers
  • Training officers


In addition to the sessions listed above, there will be networking opportunities where you can share ideas and experiences with your peers. These include a social event on Wednesday evening at Mill Creek Brewing Company, as well as a reception on Thursday evening. Registration is required for the social event at Mill Creek Brewing Company.


Click here for more information about the 2021 Symposium, including registration, accommodations, and updates regarding the agenda and additional continuing education credit approvals. For further assistance, please contact Heather Hughes at or by calling 615-371-0049.