October 28 to 30, Life Insurance Marketing Research Association (LIMRA) International Annual Meeting, Washington, DC. Call (860) 298-3959.

November 4 to 8, Insurance Conference Planners Association, El Conquistador Resort & Country Club, Puerto Rico. Call (604) 988-2054.

Hammersmith Farm, the Newport, RI "cottage" where the wedding reception for John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier was held, hosted another memorable event in July when Westin Hotels & Resorts came to New England for an evening with its insurance company customers. Host for the evening, "Patti O." Mottolese, director, insurance sales, is flanked here by Westin's Don Welsh (left), vice president of sales and marketing, and Robert Jeffrey, vice president of field organization development for Paul Revere Insurance Group. In the picture to the right, Charysse Wiley (left), Walt Disney World Swan, strolls the grounds with LIMRA International's planners, Pat Kavalski and Barbara Kielb.