DMC Insurance is hosting an exclusive event to give our partners the opportunity to meet with their peers, exchange ideas, and learn from each other. The DMC Insureds Safety Forum will consist of industry-leading speakers, panel discussions on current topics that impact your operation, and interactive roundtable discussions designed to let you connect and share best practices.


WHEN: October 3rd and 4th, with an optional October 2nd event featuring an Indianapolis Colts game and an exclusive tailgating experience.

WHERE: DMC will host guests at the JW Marriott Indianapolis, a luxury hotel located in the heart of downtown.

WHO:  Safety and executive leadership from DMC’s insured partners, representing the best trucking operations in the nation. Industry-leading speakers and panelists will also be in attendance.


“Cannot wait for the next safety forum. I look forward to seeing all the colleagues I met this year and all of the new friends I made at DMC.”

– Donielle Dziedzic, Director of Loss Prevention at A. Duie Pyle, Inc.

“There is a huge amount of value in networking and getting to know our fellow insureds within the DMC portfolio.”

– Shawn R. Brown, Vice President of Safety at Cargo Transporters, Inc.

High-level Agenda


  • Titans vs. Colts: Guests will have premium stadium seating and all-inclusive food and beverage for the Tennessee Titans vs. Indianapolis Colts NFL game at 1:00 PM.*
  • Dinner: DMC will host a dinner for all game-day attendees and guests arriving Sunday evening. 


  • Day 1: Programming will include speaker presentation(s), panel discussions, and roundtable conversations.**
  • Breakfast and Lunch: To be hosted at the JW Marriott. 
  • Dinner: DMC will host an upscale dinner for all attendees.


  • Day 2: Programming will include speaker presentations, panel discussions, roundtable conversations, and an event wrap-up.** 
  • Breakfast and Lunch: To be hosted at the JW Marriott.
  • Departure: The forum will conclude at 12:30 PM. 

*Guests are encouraged to arrive Saturday evening if attending the Colts’ gameday experience. A welcome reception will be held Saturday evening for all guests present.

**Planned breaks will be incorporated into the programming schedule to ensure attendees can respond to emails or hold calls as needed. A detailed agenda will be released closer to the event.

Key Area of Focus 


As the risk landscape continues to be stressed, this in-depth forum utilizes speaker presentations, panel discussions, and interactive roundtables, providing DMC’s world-class insureds with a platform to collaborate on actionable takeaways toward safety culture advancement, process innovation, and technology integration.

In addition to the DMC safety experts, a selection of representatives from our insureds will join the programming during the panel discussions.

“The roundtables were very enjoyable. It is great to hear what other companies are doing to make their company better.”

– Sam Vander Pol, Safety Manager at Peninsula Truck Lines

“I thought it was a first class event through and through. The group in attendance validated that DMC is targeting carriers that are at minimum excellent, and the majority world class.”

– Bill Prevost, Chairman & CEO at Paladin Capital Inc.

Event Details

Additional forum details will be added as they are confirmed. Please check back frequently for updates, and reach out to Lisa Ukleja at [email protected] with any questions. A full agenda will be provided to each attendee prior to the forum.

The JW Marriott Indianapolis

Hosted accommodations will be provided by DMC at the luxurious JW Marriott Hotel. Located in central downtown, close to White River State Park, this hotel is the perfect place to explore Indianapolis. The JW Marriott is connected via a climate-controlled skywalk to the Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium for easy all-weather access. This location also features Italian fine dining, a top-rated sports bar, and an on-site Starbucks. Learn More.

Tennessee Titans vs. Indianapolis Colts

Starting with an all-inclusive, pre-game tailgate at Tavern on South and leading to premium stadium seating at one of the highest-rated NFL stadiums in the nation, this will be an unrivaled gameday experience. The Colts take on the Titans in Week 4 for their first of two meetings this season. Watch the division rivals battle it out with star running backs, Jonathon Taylor, Colts franchise rushing record holder, and Derrick Henry of the Titans, 2020 offensive player of the year. Will the Colts clinch the division title this year, or will the Titans lead the AFC South for the 3rd year in a row? This is a matchup you don’t want to miss.




Forum Agenda

Programming for the forum will be split between Monday, October 3rd and Tuesday, October 4th. The event will conclude at 1:00 PM on Tuesday. To accommodate and respect the time of our attendees, we will be incorporating breaks throughout the daily programming to allow for business needs to be met.

The forum agenda will consist of topics that will help our partners tackle challenges in their operations and identify meaningful insights. Details on the format and agenda will be provided to each attendee closer to the event.  

Event Registration

Please RSVP no later than August 22nd.

This event is invitation-only, and space will be limited. Please RSVP as soon as you are able to reserve your spot. Don’t hesitate to contact Lisa at [email protected] with any questions.

Hotel and Forum Location

Lucas Oil Stadium Location

DMC Insurance