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2018 Underwriting Issues & Innovation Seminar

July 29 - 31, 2018
The Westin O’Hare
Chicago, IL


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Program Overview

Presented by the Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the Product Development Section, the 2018 Underwriting Issues and Innovation Seminar will provide information on the latest underwriting topics. During the sixth installment of this highly-regarded seminar, attendees will have the opportunity to network with other life insurance professionals.

Some of the topics that will be covered in this seminar include:

  • Behavioral economics;
  • Practical uses of predictive analytics;
  • Smoker propensity models;
  • InsurTech; and
  • Early experience on accelerated underwriting programs

Join us for this unique and exciting seminar.

Educational Objectives

Attendees will leave this seminar with a deeper knowledge and understanding of the current and emerging topics and issues in life underwriting. 

Target Audience

Actuaries, underwriters, medical directors, reinsurers, product development staff, claims managers and anyone interested in learning more about the current and future life underwriting issues and innovations.

Level of Difficulty

The seminar is designed for participants with a moderate level experience.