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V67: Implementing FASB’s Targeted Improvements: Short-Duration Contracts’ Disclosures and Beyond Virtual Session

August 30, 2016


Results-Oriented Solutions


1:15 - 2:45 p.m. ET


This virtual session takes place via the Internet.

Registration Fees

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Primary Competency

Results-Oriented Solutions


FASB's targeted improvements are significantly changing the work of the valuation actuary. Implementation of the short-duration contracts' disclosures is well underway. Experts at this session will focus on lessons learned, best practices and opportunities. Technical and practical considerations as well as recommendations will be presented so that the valuation actuary can best make a strategic and critically important impact.

At the conclusion of the session, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand the challenges and opportunities of implementing FASB's targeted improvements;
  • Apply best practices for collaborating with accountants; and
  • Effectively implement Accounting Standards Update No. 2015-09, Financial Services-Insurance (Topic 944): Disclosures about Short-Duration Contracts.

How the live virtual session works and what it includes

Connect to the Internet to participate in the session as it takes place at the 2016 SOA Valuation Actuary Symposium in Hollywood. The virtual broadcast streams the video, audio and PowerPoint slides through your computer during the session. As a virtual participant, you will be allowed to interact and submit your questions for live response during the session.

You will participate in the virtual session via the Internet. A computer with Internet access and sound capabilities is required. No other equipment is necessary. On Aug. 26, 2016 before 2:00 p.m. CT you will be sent detailed instructions via email including the web address for accessing the program. Any handouts that are available will also be sent. You will follow along with both the slide presentation and the video and audio portion of the broadcast over the Internet.

The registration fee includes:

  • One access code to the live virtual session;
  • One Internet connection; and
  • One set of presentation materials.

Please note that each access code may only be used once, for one location, even if you register for more than one participant.

Post-Event Purchase Opportunity

For those who are interested in SOA virtual sessions, but are unable to participate in the live event,  access to an archived recording of the virtual session will be available for purchase  approximately 10 business days following the event.