University West

August 15-17, 2018 • Scottsdale, AZ
August 2019
For any surplus lines professional in any phase of their career

About the Program

University West offers technical training specific to the wholesale and specialty insurance industry. Course formats include case study-based, panel discussions and presentations with class interaction. Industry experts share their knowledge and experience to enhance the skills of others in the industry. Attendees choose the sessions that are of interest to them, and can select as many or few as desired. 

Registration and Fees

Schedule of Events 

August 15 Scottsdale Plaza Resort 
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.  Registration
5:30 – 7:00 p.m.  Opening Reception
August 16 Scottsdale Plaza Resort 
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 - Noon   Morning Sessions
Noon - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 - 5:00  p.m. Afternoon Sessions 
5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Networking Reception
August 17 Scottsdale Plaza Resort
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 - Noon  Morning Sessions
Noon – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Afternoon Sessions

University West Cancellation Policy

  • All cancellation requests must be made in writing to
  • Registrants can receive a full refund, less a $50 fee for processing, if the request is made by July 3. 
  • Registrants can receive a 50% refund between July 4 and July 17.
  • No refund is offered after July 17.
  • These refund periods are subject to change annually, based upon hotel contract and policy changes. 

Training Location

Scottsdale Plaza Resort
7200 Scottsdale Rd.
Paradise Valley, AZ  85253

Hotel Accommodations

A hotel room block is available at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort.  Please click here to make your room reservation and take advantage of the discounted rate.