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Candidate Connect- Valuation Actuary Meeting

August 27, 2018
Marriott Marquis Washington DC
901 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20001

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8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


The SOA Candidate Connect event is tailored for actuarial candidates, providing information, inspiration and networking opportunities while in pursuit of the ASA designation. The SOA is pleased to offer a candidate program at 2018 Valuation Actuary Symposium, including selected concurrent sessions, luncheon, and the Candidate Connect reception.


This is a unique opportunity for pre-ASA candidates to:

  • Experience the premier conference for SOA members (ASA, CERA, FSA)
  • Learn about the important industry topics and how you will apply your knowledge to real practice
  • Network and build connections with SOA leaders, members and fellow candidates

Who Should Attend

Pre-ASA students/candidates who are taking SOA exams to attain the Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA) designation. A basic knowledge of actuarial practice is preferred. Whether you are a student, career changer, job seeker or entry-level actuary, Candidate Connect is committed to supporting future actuaries on your path to becoming an actuary.

Registration Fees

The SOA will sponsor candidate attendance and waives meeting costs, however please be advised a $25 administrative fee will be charged upon registration. Attendees are responsible for their transportation and lodging.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations and refund requests must be received in writing. Full refunds will be granted on written requests received no later than ten business days before the meeting. No refunds will be granted if the request is received within ten business days of the meeting. If for any reason a meeting is cancelled, the Conference Organizers will refund the total registration fee. However, the Conference Organizers will not be responsible for any travel, hotel accommodations or other costs incurred. Cancellation requests should be submitted to