Life & Annuity Symposium


May 08 - 09, 2017


Sheraton Seattle Hotel
Seattle, WA

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Enhance your skills as a product development professional in the life industry.

The Life & Annuity Symposium is the world's most comprehensive event for actuaries in the life industry. If you're a technical expert or business professional developing life products at a financial institution, reinsurance or insurance company, this symposium was designed with you in mind.

A number of engaging educational sessions will be presented at this year's symposium, including:

  • Predictive Modeling Through the Life Insurance Lens
  • Pricing Assumptions under PBR
  • Benchmarking Life Insurance In-force Management
  • Beg, Borrow and Steal - Innovations Around the World
  • Statutory and GAAP Valuation and Regulatory Update

In addition to revitalizing and strengthening you and your company's knowledge of the life insurance industry, the SOA 2017 Life & Annuity Symposium features valuable networking opportunities with peers, colleagues, technical experts and friends - all in one place.

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 +1-888-697-3900.




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.