Riskonnect Webinar

Riskonnect Webinar

Riskonnect Webinar

with Special Guests Dave Tweedy of Bickmore and David Bradford of Advisen




Tuesday, November 11
11:00 am ET

Riskonnect’s Jack Tatum, Bickmore’s Dave Tweedy, Advisen’s David Bradford, and other panelists will discuss the ROI of RMIS technologies. How do Risk Managers quantify the ROI of a RMIS implementation? What factors contribute to how RMIS technology is evaluated.

Webinar topics to be discussed:

  • What factors influence the ROI valuation?
  • What are qualitative vs quantitative ROI gains?
  • When does RMIS implementation ROI peak?
  • What are the characteristics of situations that indicate a low ROI value ahead?

Meet The Panel:

Dave-Tweedy-(1)Dave Tweedy, Director of Risk Management Information Systems, Bickmore
David Tweedy brings over thirty years of risk technology and claims management experience to Bickmore’s Risk Information Solutions Department. He provides both private and public sector clients with risk information technology strategies creating premium solutions in this ever changing and growing area of risk management. As a leading expert in RMIS and claims management he has worked with a variety of organizations, from large corporations to public entities in assessing and redesigning insurer, TPA and independent based systems and improve their efficiency from technical, data quality and functional perspectives.

David is an internationally recognized expert in the RMIS and claims management arena, having served in senior consultative roles for Marsh Risk Consulting, IBM Global Services, Deloitte & Touche, and Betterley Risk Consultants. He has over thirty years of experience as a risk management consultant.

Prior to joining Bickmore, David worked for Albert Risk Management Consultants (ARMC) for over six years. He was the leader of the firm’s Risk Information Consulting practice and provided corporate and public sector clients with risk information technology advice and services including risk management information system (RMIS) industry competitive analysis studies, RMIS and technology audits, system design, selection and implementation projects, existing system maximization studies, and data management problem projects.

He has been published in Risk Management Magazine, The John Liner Review, The Journal of Workers Compensation, the Journal of Accountancy, Corporate Cash Flow, Corporate Cover and Global Risk Manager. He has authored a “consumers report” style review of major risk and claims management information systems since 1984, called RMIS Review, most recently published by IRMI and now to be published by Advisen. He also co‐authored Standard Publishing’s Workers Compensation Claims Management manual and wrote the chapter on RMIS in the ARM 55 textbook.

David is a frequent speaker before various groups on risk technology and claims management issues including national, regional and local conferences of the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS), Public Risk Insurance Management Agency (PRIMA) and several insurance system vendor/users’ groups. He has also addressed international risk management audiences in Singapore and Helsinki, Finland, at their RIMS conventions on risk technology issues.

bio-dave-bradford-600x800-(1)David Bradford, President, Research & Editorial Division, Advisen

Dave Bradford is President of Research & Editorial and a co-founder of Advisen Ltd. He leads the Research and Editorial Division and is Advisen’s principal insurance industry analyst, and Editor-in-Chief of all Advisen publications including the daily Advisen Front Page News (FPN) and the annual RIMS Benchmark Survey.

Prior to co-founding Advisen in 2000, Dave spent 20 years in the reinsurance industry in underwriting, marketing and strategy development roles. He was most recently a senior vice president with Swiss Re where he led the Global & National Division of Swiss Re America, a $500 million profit center. Prior to Swiss Re, Dave was a senior vice president at Reliance Reinsurance Corp where he founded and managed the Special Programs Department. Dave began his career as an actuarial analyst and treaty underwriter with Allstate’s Assumed Reinsurance Division.

Dave received an MM degree in Music History from University of Missouri and a BM in Performance from University of Illinois. He is a frequent speaker at industry events and is regularly quoted in insurance and business publications.

Dave is based in New York, NY.


Jack-Tatum-1-e1406126116923Jack Tatum, Vice President, Global Business Development, Riskonnect

Jack Tatum is a proven leader in the risk management industry, with over 29 years of experience with major insurance brokerages, third party administrators and technology groups, including Risk Sciences Group (RSG), Crawford & Co., Marsh and Willis North America. In his role as Vice President, Global Business Development, Tatum is charged with advancing the adoption of Riskonnect technology across the global market and with accelerating Riskonnect customer success. His passion for Riskonnect’s innovation and his dedication to empowering clients have been instrumental in building the world’s most powerful risk management work platform.
Tatum spent the first 15 years of his career at RSG, as a Risk Management Information System (RMIS) developer, bringing specific expertise in claims, safety, worker’s compensation, medical management and property risk control. He eventually took over the executive leadership of that organization as President of RSG and Chief Information Officer of RSG’s parent, Crawford & Co. In 1997, Jack was tapped by Marsh as Managing Director of Marsh Risk Consulting, responsible for the southern half of the United States and Latin America. In 2009, he took on a similar Executive role at Willis. While at Marsh and Willis, he implemented strategies to reduce clients’ total cost of risk, across all lines. In 2010, he was recruited by Riskonnect, Inc., as VP, Global Business Development, responsible for all business development activities at the fastest growing risk management technology firm in the world. He holds dual degrees from The Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina: a Bachelor of Science in Applied Operational Statistics and Marketing.