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2017 Workers' Compensation Summit

About the summit

2015 Workers' Compensation SummitThe 2017 Workers' Compensation Summit is a one-day conference featuring general sessions and workshops focused
on current issues affecting the workers' compensation system and ways to improve processes and services that affect employers and injured workers.

Continuing education units (CEUs) for CRC and CDMS have been approved at 5.25; continuing legal education (CLE) hours have also been applied for.

Date, times, location

  • Tuesday, Sept. 19

  • Registration and continental breakfast begin at 7:30 a.m.

  • Opening remarks begin at 8:30 a.m.

  • The Summit ends at 3:45 p.m.

  • University of Minnesota
    Continuing Education and Conference Center
    1890 Buford Ave., St. Paul, MN


  • Register -- seating is limited (Note:  Mastercard or Visa only)

Registration is $125 and includes all conference materials, parking, continental breakfast, lunch buffet and refreshments throughout the day.

Speakers, topics

General sessions (final)

Breakout sessions (final)

Exhibitors and Sponsors

We are again excited to offer organizations two ways to showcase their company and support this important event.

  • The Exhibitor's Package:  includes an 8' x 10' booth with 8' skirted table, two chairs, electrical access and Wi-Fi connectivity; as well as two complimentary all-access passes to the conference, all conference materials, parking and meals (additional exhibitor staff members must register and pay the conference fee); plus company description, contact information and logo listed in the conference program, with name/logo featured on signage throughout the conference area. The cost for the Exhibitor’s Package is only $1,000.

  • The Sponsor's Package:  includes the company's name/logo on signage throughout the conference area and in the conference program. The cost for the Sponsor's Package is only $500.

  • View/print the Vendor registration form now!

The Workers' Compensation Summits have each attracted nearly 300 stakeholders, including employers, insurers, providers, employee representatives, public officials and others. We're sure this year's event will too. Space is limited for these opportunities and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Don't hesitate, register today!

This opportunity closes at the end of business on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. Questions about becoming an exhibitor or sponsor may be directed to Lisa Wichterman at lisa.wichterman@state.mn.us or (651) 284-5173.

Join Our 2017 Exhibitors

Arcadia logo Center for Pain Management




ExamWorks logo

Game Ready Jardine, Logan and O'Brien
DLI Alternative Dispute Resolution DLI Vocational Rehabilitation
Minnesota Occupational Health Minnesota Workers' Compensation Insurers Association (MWCIA)


Saunders Therapy Centers

Smart Data Solutions

Who is next?
This space could be yours!


Join Our 2017 Sponsors

Aafedt, Forde, Gray, Monson and Hager, P.A.




View/print the Vendor registration form now!

The 2017 Workers' Compensation Summit will be hosted by the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry and the Workers' Compensation Advisory Council. No taxpayer dollars will be used to fund this event.

View the slideshow from the 2015 Workers' Compensation Summit

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