Annual Meeting and Exhibit



All meeting sessions and events will be held at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.

Agenda - Sessions sorted by Session Sponsor
Agenda - Sessions sorted by Primary Competency

Sunday, Oct. 23

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Registration
7:15 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Investment Boot Camp for Pension Actuaries
4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
6:00 – 9:00 p.m. International Section Welcome Reception

Monday, Oct. 24

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration
7:15 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. Full Day of Concurrent Sessions, Breakfasts and Opening General
12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch Break
Reinsurance Section Luncheon
5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
7:00 – 8:30 p.m. SOA Networking Reception

Tuesday, Oct. 25

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration
7:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Full Day of Concurrent Sessions, Breakfasts and Presidential Luncheon
4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open

Wednesday, Oct. 26

7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Registration
7:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Half Day of Concurrent Sessions and Breakfasts


9/23 Early Registration Deadline
  Deadline for Inclusion on the Attendee List
  Hotel Reservation Deadline
10/7 Cancellation Deadline
  Mail-In Registration Deadline
10/12 Presentations Available
10/21 Online Registration Closes




Demonstrating the listening, writing and speaking skills required to effectively address diverse technical and nontechnical audiences in both formal and informal settings.

Professional Values

Adhering to standards of professional conduct and practice where all business interactions are based on a foundation of integrity, honesty and impartiality.

External Forces & Industry Knowledge

Identifying and incorporating the implications of economic, social, regulatory, geo-political and business changes into the design and delivery of actuarial solutions.


Initiating, innovating, inspiring, creating or otherwise acting to influence others regardless of level or role toward a common goal.

Relationship Management & Interpersonal Collaboration

Creating mutually beneficial relationships and work processes toward a common goal.

Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving

Applying the actuarial knowledge, skills and judgment required to provide value-added services.

Strategic Insight & Integration

Anticipating trends and strategically aligning actuarial practice with broader organizational business goals.

Results-Oriented Solutions

Providing effective problem solving that addresses relevant interests and needs.