Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
3 CLE Hours for VA Accreditation / Basic "Umbrella" of VA Benefits / Agent's Study Course
(Ideal for both accredited attorneys - agents, and for non-accredited individuals wishing to learn about VA)

6:00 - 7:30 PM
Cocktail Party
Sponsored by America’s First Financial - All attendees and exhibitors welcome


Wednesday, March 6, 2019

6:30 AM – 8:45 AM
Breakfast and Registration
Sponsored by VAGA - All attendees and exhibitors welcome

8:45 - 9:00
Opening Remarks

9:00 AM - 10:30  AM
Pension Eligibility and Medicaid Planning

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM
Break/Visit with Exhibitors

10:45 AM – 12:00 AM
Assessing Your Veteran for Service Connected Disability

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Lunch
All attendees and exhibitors welcome

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
The Importance of Proper Medical Evidence
                                           
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Accrued and Burial Benefits

3:30 PM – 3:45 PM
Break/Visit with Exhibitors
                           
3:45 PM –5:00 PM
Leveraging Other Professionals to Better Serve Your Clients

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Open Forum (Q/A - Topics Chosen by Attendees)
                   
8:00 pm – 9:30 PM
Informal “Jam Session” – Open Topics

                   
Thursday, March 7, 2019

7:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Breakfast
Sponsored by VAGA - All attendees and exhibitors welcome

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
VA Trust Planning

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM
Break/Visit with Exhibitors

10:45 AM – 12:00 PMM
The Creative Uses of Balloon Style Annuities in VA Planning

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch
All attendees and exhibitors welcome

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
What You Should Know about Department of Defense Benefits

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Break/Visit with Exhibitors

2:45 PM – 4:00 PM
Understanding the VA Appeals Process

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Dependency Indemnification Compensation (DIC)

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Open Forum


Friday, March 9, 2019

7:00 AM - 8:45 AM
Breakfast
Sponsored by VAGA - All attendees and exhibitors welcome

8
:45 AM – 9:45 AM
VA Health Benefits

9:45 AM – 11:15 AM
Waking Trough a VA Pension Claim  Form by Form

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM
Case Studies
Veterans Advocates Group of America, LLC
The World of VA
Veterans Benefits Conference
Conference Agenda

VAGA
Veterans Advocates
Group of America

2019 Veterans Benefits Conference
The World of VA
Orlando, FL