2017 DMEC Annual Conference

Exhibit and Sponsorship Opportunities

Learn more about how your company can be part of the DMEC Annual Conference.

About DMEC

The Disability Management Employer Coalition (DMEC) is the only association dedicated to providing focused education, knowledge, and networking for absence and disability professionals. Through our national education programs and our network of local chapters, we deliver trusted strategies, tools, and resources to minimize lost work time, improve workforce productivity, and maintain legally compliant absence and disability programs.

We have over 600 employer and supplier member organizations, representing over 8,000 absence and disability management professionals from across the U.S. and Canada.

About the DMEC Annual Conference

The DMEC Annual Conference has emerged as the primary North American forum for workforce absence, disability, and return to work professionals to come together to share strategies, best practices, emerging technologies, and practical applications within the broad, evolving field of workplace absence and disability management.


The educational component of the conference covers:

  • Integrated absence and leave management
  • FMLA/ADAAA legal updates and compliance
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Wellness and productivity
  • Return to work and stay at work


Over the past four years, conference attendance has averaged over 650+ professionals within large and mid-sized companies, from both the private and public sector. Historically, conference attendees represent 44 U.S. states, plus 4-6 Canadian provinces. The majority of employers will send more than one attendee. The DMEC conference has consistently attracted well over 275 companies in attendance, with 175 separate employer groups.

Professionals from the following areas attend the event:

  • Absence & disability management
  • Employee benefits
  • Return to work
  • Compliance
  • Human resources
  • Claims management
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Risk and litigation management
  • Case management
  • Occupational health & safety
  • Health and productivity management

Sample of Participating Companies

  • Abbott Labs
  • Alaska Airlines
  • American Electric Power
  • AmeriGas
  • Ascension Health
  • Boeing
  • BNSF
  • Boston Scientific
  • CarMax
  • CenterPoint Energy
  • Chevron
  • City County of San Francisco
  • City of Long Beach
  • Coca-Cola Refreshments
  • Conmcast Cable Communications
  • County of Santa Clara
  • Dallas Area Rapid Transit
  • Dollar General Corporation
  • FedEx Ground Package System
  • Harley-Davison Motor Company
  • H-E-B Grocers
  • Jet Blue Airways
  • Kraft Heinz Company
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Microsoft
  • Next Era Energy, Inc
  • Nike
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • Pacific Gas & Electric
  • PETCO Animal Supplies, Inc
  • Port of Portland
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Progressive
  • Raytheon Company
  • Sears Holdings Company
  • Time Warner Cable
  • T-Mobile USA
  • United Airlines
  • Universal Orlando

Exhibit Floor

The conference features an exclusive products & solutions showcase featuring an average of 60 exhibiting companies. Complimentary evening networking events round out your opportunity to make connections both on and off the floor.

2016 Exhibitors

  • AbsenceSoft LLC
  • Aetna Inc
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Allsup Inc
  • Anthem Life Insurance Company
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Broadspire
  • BTE Technologies
  • CareWorks Absence Management
  • Castlight Health
  • Cigna Corporation
  • ClaimVantage Inc
  • ComPsych
  • Exam Coordinators Network (ECN)
  • FINEOS Corporation
  • GENEX Services Inc
  • Human Resources Executive Magazine
  • Insurance Educational Association (IEA)
  • Integrated Benefits Inc
  • Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
  • LeaveLogic
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Lincoln Financial Group
  • Medical Consultants Network (MCN)
  • meQuilibrium
  • MES Solutions
  • MetLife
  • MLS Group of Companies
  • Optis
  • Pacific Resources Benefit Advisors LLC
  • Pfizer
  • Presagia
  • Prudential
  • Psybar LLC
  • R3 Continuum
  • Reed Group
  • ReleasePoint
  • Reliance Standard/Matrix Absence Management
  • Sedgwick
  • Spring Consulting Group LLC
  • Structured Financial Services
  • Sun Life Financial
  • The Guardian Life Insurance Company
  • The Hartford
  • The Standard
  • Unum
  • UPMC Work Partners
  • Work Loss Data Institute
  • WorkForce Software
  • Zurich