SOURCE: Europ Assistance USA

Europ Assistance USA

November 11, 2014 09:00 ET

Europ Assistance USA to Participate in Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Keynote

Dr. Delaune, MD to Discuss Preparing for Unexpected World Events and Impacts of Ebola

BETHESDA, MD--(Marketwired - Nov 11, 2014) - Europ Assistance (EA) USA, the largest individual crisis protection provider, announced today that Chief Medical Officer Dr. Eugene Delaune will be a panelist during an upcoming GBTA symposium entitled, "What Does it Take to Plan for the Unexpected (in a world with Ebola)?"

The 2014 Energy, Resources & Marine Symposium keynote session will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014 at 2:45 p.m. EST. Specifically, Dr. Delaune will provide the latest statistics on the Ebola outbreak, basic education on how transmission can be avoided and useful resources for staying up to date on important developments.

In addition to travel and operational impacts resulting from the current Ebola outbreak, Dr. Delaune will discuss how to prepare for the next big crisis whether it's political, medical or a natural disaster. He'll offer real life examples, lessons learned and how to improve emergency risk management plans.

About Europ Assistance USA
With 50 years of individual crisis protection experience, Europ Assistance provides immediate support and assistance to corporate customers and their employees when the unexpected happens worldwide. As the inventor of the assistance industry in 1963, Europ Assistance has handled more than 150 million cases in its history, and today manages one assistance every two seconds around the world via 35 24/7 multilingual assistance centers. Offering protective services for the corporate traveler, EA USA serves more than half of the Fortune 100, providing medical, security and personal assistance services that help companies achieve their global ambitions while ensuring the safety of their traveling employees. Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., EA USA is part of the Europ Assistance Group, which is owned by Global 500 insurance conglomerate Generali Group.

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