Michigan State Chapter of the IASIU Events and Resources


MI Chapter of IASIU meeting locations for 2021

If you have any suggestions for speakers to present at any of the general membership meetings please contact Stephen Spinner via email at stephen@miiasiu.org

Upcoming Meetings

May 2021 General Membership Meeting:

Date: 05/20/2021
Time: 9:30am
Location: Microsoft Teams
Speaker(s): Michael Huntsman and Janetta Ksar
Topic: Forensic Capture of Data and the legal process thereafter
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June 2021 General Membership Meeting:

 Date: 06/17/2021
Time: TBD
Location: Microsoft Teams virtual meeting details to come
Speaker(s): NICB SA Jeff Dancer
Topic: Arson case involving corrupt police officer
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July 2021 General Membership Meeting:

Date: 07/15/2021
Time: 9:30
Location: Microsoft Teams virtual meeting details to come
Speaker(s): Dr. Skiba ("Dr. Fraud")
Topic: PsychTech --Psychology of Technology is engulfing our society, from the IoT, social media, robotics, ML and AI. Learn how this technology is affecting human behavior and how companies are at increased risk. The session will begin by exploring how technology is growing at an incredible rate, putting more data and information into circulation than ever before. The session will then dive into psychological and criminological concepts focusing on how human behavior is changing as a result of technology. Attendees will then explore the mind of a fraudster and how scammers have also evolved tactics in this new tech era. Finally, different tactics to fight the new age criminal will be presented, providing attendees with valuable take-aways for application in their respective companies.
Speaker Information: Dr. Skiba ("Dr. Fraud") worked in the insurance fraud industry (Allstate and Interboro) for 22 years before becoming an international consultant, speaker and trainer. He is currently consulting full time with INFORM, an international fraud solutions company as Vice President of International Counter Fraud Strategies where he overseas international fraud projects. He has also been a professor for 15 years and is currently Department Chair of Criminal Justice at Colorado State University Global, and holds an MBA and a PhD with a concentration on financial crime. He is also an instructor for the U.S. ATF and manages the website www.drfraud.org. He is a regular media contributor that can be seen on NBC, CBS, and many other networks. He is an author and recently published a groundbreaking book entitled “The Psychology of Fraud” and is founder of the Dr Fraud Training Group, which offers fully online fraud training classes.

August 2021 General Membership Meeting:

Time: 9:30
Location: Microsoft Teams virtual meeting details to come
Speaker(s): Jim Anderson
Topic: Video re-enactment of claims from a common sense point of view
We will also hold the Board and Directors Elections for 2021
Speaker Information: Jim Anderson is with InfoQuest

November 2021 General Membership Meeting:

Time: 9:30
Location: Microsoft Teams virtual meeting details to come
Speaker(s): Steve Bodge
Topic:Field Safety

Speaker Information: Steve Bodge, CFE, CIFI, SCLA, WCLA, is a SIU Major Case Manager for Nationwide Insurance. He has over 28 years of SIU experience and currently is responsible for the identification and investigation of complex fraud cases in multiple states.
Steve is a former law enforcement officer and detective with the Parkersburg PD and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy and Fairmont State University. For over 25 years he served as an adjunct criminal justice instructor at WVU Parkersburg and has extensive experience in developing and presenting training at the local, regional, and national level. He has presented nationally for the IASIU, PLRB, ACFE, NADDI, NAIC and at the NICB Academy.
He is a Certified Fraud Examiner and a Certified Insurance Fraud Investigator.



IASIU Annual Seminar in Orlando Florida 2021:   https://www.eventscribe.net/2021/IASIU/


SAVE THE DATE -  MI IASIU Fall Seminar has been scheduled for October 21st, 2021, and will be held at Schoolcraft College.  Registration is forthcoming. Please come back to get updates on this and other events.

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