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CPCU Conferment Ceremony

To be recognized as part of the upcoming conferment class, you must:

  • Satisfy all education requirements by the April 15-June 15 testing window.
  • Complete Ethics 312.
  • Submit and recieve approval of your online matriculation form (includes questions related to ethics and your property-casualty insurance experience)

All conferment requirements must be finalized by June 30.


Business attire is suggested for the Opening Keynote and Conferment Ceremony. Business casual attire is suggested for the CPCU Society Annual Meeting.

Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii | Saturday, September 17, 2016

Doors Open: 3:00 p.m.
Ceremony Begins: 4:00 p.m.

Join fellow new CPCU© designees this year in Honolulu, HI to celebrate your achievement in a beautiful destination!

2016 Opening Session Keynote and Conferment Speaker

John Quinones

John Quiñones
John Quiñones is co-anchor of the ABC newsmagazine program Primetime, as well as the anchor of the Primetime series What Would You Do?, one of the highest-rated newsmagazine franchises of recent years. He also recently authored a book entitled What Would You Do? Words of Wisdom About Doing the Right Thing.

A seven-time Emmy winner, Quiñones has won numerous accolades for his work in journalism over the years. Among his many prestigious awards are the First Prize in International Reporting and Robert F. Kennedy Prize for his work on Modern Slavery – Children Sugar Cane Cutters in the Dominican Republic.

Share Your Story!

While celebrating your prestigious accomplishment you may also have an opportunity to share your personal CPCU story.

Think about your journey to earn the CPCU designation and consider the following questions:

  • What did you discover about yourself?
  • What inspired you to begin?
  • What motivated you to continue?
  • Who helped you along the way?

The Institutes will select two CPCUs from the class of 2016 to share their stories at this year's Opening Session Keynote and Conferment Ceremony.


Please email your story with “Share Your Story” in the subject line to by August 1. Be sure to include your name, address, phone number and email address with your submission.


To register for this year's conferment and CPCU Society Annual Meeting,visit our website or contact or (800) 932-2728.

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