November 17 - 18, 2014
Renaissance Chicago Downtown
Registration is now closed. The SOA
Customer Service Center
is available to assist you Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CDT. Please call 888.697.3900.
The Equity-Based Insurance Guarantees Conference, sponsored by the Society of Actuaries and Annuity Systems Inc., is the only global event of its kind that is designed to give risk-management, product development and valuation professionals an understanding and appreciation of how better to quantify, monitor and manage the complex risks underlying the variable annuity (VA) and indexed annuity products. This innovative conference features experts speaking on relevant issues ranging from valuation to reserving to product development to sound risk-management practice to current market environment. Primarily focused on the practical aspect of the business, the Equity-Based Insurance Guarantees Conference is celebrating 10 years of educating professionals
Examples of tentative topics to be discussed at this two-day seminar (with breakout sessions on the first day) include:
- Risk metrics used to manage and monitor long-term market risks;
- The role of risk management and risk-management platforms in pricing and hedging;
- Quantifying and modeling policyholder behavior;
- Operational risk exposed to when running a risk-management program;
- Issues related to pricing, valuing and reserving;
- The role of pricing and reserving in risk-management;
- Development of new products; and
- Discussion of how well hedging actually works in practice.
Participants will also have the unique opportunity to network with fellow practitioners, including experts in this area, and potentially walk away from the conference with tangible solutions to their day-to-day risk-management/pricing/valuation/product development challenges.
Special Opportunity : Attend the pre-conference Bridging the Gap Series :
Simulation - The Black Holes Encountered When Putting Theory Into Practice
on Nov. 16 that is targeted to practitioners at all levels!
Who Should Attend
Risk managers, risk officers, corporate actuaries, appointed actuaries, investment actuaries, product development actuaries, pricing actuaries, valuation actuaries, software vendors, consultants, investment bankers, asset managers, derivatives professionals, analysts and regulators.