Meeting Information

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This website outlines the schedule for all sessions and provides complete session descriptions. Meeting information, including sessions, room locations and presenters, can also be found on the SOA Events App for easy access from your mobile device. 


Evaluation Sweepstakes
Please complete your evaluations at the conclusion of this year’s Annual Meeting. You could be entered to win one of three great prizes, including a complimentary registration to the 2018 Annual Meeting, a complimentary room reservation for the 2018 Annual Meeting or a complimentary registration to a SOA webcast. Evaluations can be completed in the mobile app. Please read rules and regulations associated with the sweepstakes.

SOA Exhibit Booth Game Rules

See Official Rules for eligibility, odds of winning, how to enter, and other details.


Other Events

MIB Monday night networking event. 


SOA Apps

SOA Events App

SOA Mobile App Events Icon

Access important features of the meeting, including session information, presenters, presentations and more right from your mobile device. The Society of Actuaries Events App is available for Apple and Android devices, and a web version is available for other devices. Check back on the event app for updated event details.


Mobile web version for all other devices 

Online planner (optimized for desktop browsing)



SOA CPD Tracker

SOA CPD TrackerDesigned by actuaries, for actuaries, the SOA CPD Tracker allows you to track CPD credit against multiple standards, import activities from orders placed with the SOA and import and export with Excel. To download the app for your device visit In addition, the web interface for Windows, Apple and Android is available at


Additional Information

Free Wi-Fi!

Complimentary wireless internet access will be available to all 2017 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit attendees throughout the Hynes Convention Center meeting space. This meeting benefit will allow all you to access all meeting information while on-site, and make it easier to stay in touch with your family and colleagues while traveling.


Business casual attire is appropriate for meeting sessions and all SOA-sponsored events.

Session Recordings

The SOA is making select 2017 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit session recordings available. The MP4 audio recordings synchronized with the presenter slides are complimentary for SOA members and for a nominal charge for nonmembers. The MP4 downloads provide excellent training, are eligible for fulfillment of your CPD requirement and allow you to view sessions you may have missed. View the sessions online anytime or download the MP4 files to your mobile device for portable listening. The SOA will notify all meeting registrants when the recordings are available.

SOA Lounge

The SOA will provide an area to relax and catch up on SOA initiatives, view research materials and charge your mobile devices while waiting for a session to start. There will also be a small bank of computers at the Hynes Convention Center available to you. We ask that you limit your time to 20 minutes. The SOA Lounge hours and exact location will be posted at the convention center.