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PERMA Annual Member Conference – Come Together: Collectively Managing Workers’ Comp

May 26, 2016 @ 10:00 am - May 27, 2016 @ 1:00 pm

Registration form must be received by April 22, 2016. After this date, rooms are subject to availability.

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This year, staff will be dressing on theme for the awards dinner and banquet and we invite you to join us!

Think late 1960’s Beatles, Mia Farrow and Twiggy.

  • Mod: A-line dresses with shorter hemlines, patterned tights and go-go boots; printed pants and turtlenecks for men
  • Eastern and African: Nehru jackets, tunics and safari-styled suits
  • Hippie: gauzy blouses with long skirts, or flowing, empire waist dresses; velvet pants and (faux) fur coats and vests for men
  • Details: Rich, printed fabrics; high necklines, prominent collars; big bows and medallions

Keynote Speaker: Bill Stainton

Bill-StaintonKeynote speaker Bill Stainton is a multiple Emmy Award-winning TV producer, writer, and performer; an author; a business humorist; and an internationally recognized Beatles expert. He blends the business smarts he learned from twenty years in corporate management with the show biz sparks he gleaned from working with people like Jerry Seinfeld, Ellen DeGeneres, and Jay Leno to create entertaining and enlightening presentations enjoyed by audiences around the world!

As the executive producer of Seattle’s legendary comedy TV show, Almost Live!, Bill led a talented and highly creative team to unparalleled success: a #1 rating for ten straight years, and over 100 Emmy Awards (29 of which went to Bill). At the same time, he also owned his own corporate training company, authoring nine training programs in subjects ranging from Office Politics to Customer Service to Team Motivation.

From Maine to Malaysia, Bill is committed to helping his audiences achieve their highest potential— while maintaining a sense of fun along the way!


Accommodation Information

PERMA will make your room reservation. Do not contact the Sagamore to reserve.

Lodge room, lower level $199
Lodge room, walk-in $219
Lodge suite, lower level $279
Lodge suite, walk-in $299
Hotel room, garden view $269
Hotel room, lake view $289

All room rates are single occupancy and include a $20 resort fee. Each  additional guest per room is $175.

Prices do NOT include sales tax. If you are tax-exempt, please forward your  tax-exempt form to PERMA with your reservation.

  • Attendance at the conference, hotel stay on the night of May 26, and four  meals are all FREE for the first registrant from each municipality. Additional registrants in the same room only have to pay $175 for their meals.
  • If you are not the first registrant from your municipality, you will have the additional cost for the night of May 26, based on your room choice.
  • Note your room choice on the registration form in the Preferred accommodation section.
  • Your confirmation email will include the total cost of your stay.
  • If you have any questions, please contact kmorris@neami.com.
  • You will be required to present a credit card at check-in. Incidentals, sales tax and charges for additional guests or rooms will be charged to that credit card at check-out.



10:00 AM Conference Registration
10:00 – 11:00 AM Morning Session
11:00 – 1:00 PM Buffet Lunch
11:00 – 3:00 PM PERMA Safety & Wellness Fair
1:00 – 2:00 PM Afternoon Session I
2:10 – 3:10 PM Afternoon Session II
3:10 – 3:30 PM Break
3:30 – 4:30 PM Afternoon Session III
4:30 – 6:00 PM Free Time
6:00 – 7:00 PM Cocktails
7:00 – 8:30 PM Dinner
8:30 – 9:15 PM Risk Management Awards Presentation
9:15 – 11:00 PM Evening Event


8:00 – 9:00 AM Breakfast Buffet
8:30 – 9:00 AM Annual Member Meeting
9:00 – 11:00 AM Keynote Speaker
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Lunch & Raffle Drawing

PERMA Safety & Wellness in the Workplace Fair

Stop by the Safety and Wellness Fair and learn how to reduce absenteeism and boost productivity in your workplace by keeping employees safe and helping them stay healthy.

Evening Entertainment & Casino Night

Like last year, the band will be grooving with the dance floor open for all the swinging cats and chicks to get their kicks. And you can play our casino tables with free “money,” converse with friendly and knowledgeable croupiers, and collect tickets to win fabulous raffle prizes!

Guest Options

The Sagamore offers an unmatched variety of activities to occupy conference attendees’ leisure time. Active pursuits include: tennis, a full complement of waterfront activities, and a fitness center complete with state-of-the-art equipment and daily exercise classes. Also on offer is croquet on the Teardrop Lawn and a nature trail located conveniently near the Lodges.

Make sure to check out the Sagamore’s indoor and outdoor pools, followed by a luxurious soak in the Jacuzzi.


May 26, 2016 @ 10:00 am
May 27, 2016 @ 1:00 pm


The Sagamore Resort
110 Sagamore Road
Bolton Landing, NY 12814 United States
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