IRU...Promoting Professionalism and Educational Advancement Since 1967

 

 

 ****************************** 

 2015 IRU ANNUAL MEETING & CONFERENCE 

APRIL 12-14, 2015 

Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa, Savannah, Georgia

The usual spectacular program is being assembled right now and will include such topics as:

The Next Wave of Capital and State of the Market Executive Roundtables (including confirmed speakers from Watford Re, Third Point Re and Greenlight Re); Legacy Business ; Crop Insurance/Reinsurance; and emerging issues like Cyber Risk.

For Conference Registration - CLICK HERE

Click Here to Download Attendance List
(As of September 14, 2014)

Register Prior to February 1, 2015 and Save $100!

  Hotel Reservations may now be made so to be assured of the IRU Group Rate Call:  1.800.228.3000 and reference the IRU 2015 Annual Meeting room rate of $219 plus applicable fees and taxes.

Don't delay as the sleeping room Group Rate cut-off date is:
 
March 15, 2015

____________________________________________________

 

IRU ANNOUNCES ANGELA RIZZO AS THE 2014 INTERN OF THE YEAR

Doug Rarig of Holborn Corporation and IRU Board Member and Chair of the Internship Committee is pleased to announce that the Committee had selected Angela Rizzo of St. Mary's University in San Antonio, TX as the Intern of the Year. Angela interned with Guy Carpenter in New York during the summer and will receive a scholarship and has been invited to attend the 2015 Annual Meeting and Conference  next April in Savannah, Georgia.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

PLEASE NOTE THE REMAINING 2014 EDUCATION EVENTS SCHEDULE 

 

DARN, YOU MISSED IT!!  - OCTOBER 7th & 8th

MAKING SENSE OF REINSURANCE ACCOUNTING

Our ace instructor, John Chaplin, of Compass Reinsurance Consulting, LLC will again unravel the mysteries and intricacies of reinsurance technical and financial/corporate accounting  at a 2-day workshop being presented for the first time in the Midwest.

CLICK HERE  TO GO TO THE REGISTRATION FORM.

Registration is $1050 for IRU members and $1350 for non-member participants.

CLICK HERE to Download the Program Agenda

----------
AND YOU MISSED THIS, TOO  - OCTOBER 9th
.

MAKING SENSE OF CAT MODEL OUTPUT SEMINAR

   Intended for underwriters, brokers and cedents who use and apply model output - i.e. the end product users not the modelers themselves.

An update from the highly successful seminar held last Summer in NYC with speakers from Guy Carpenter, JLT Towers Re, TigerRisk, Analyze Re and others.

 Topics include: The Black Box  (components, acronyms, mechanics and  tools demystified); .Garbage In - Garbage Out (how data characteristics and details drive the results); The Devil is in the Differences (variations in approaches and tools); Decrypting the Output (interpreting and applying the results)

CLICK HERE  TO GO TO THE REGISTRATION FORM.

Registration is $495 for IRU members and $695 for non-members. Don't delay as registered attendee space is limited. 

Meet your fellow participants and speakers by joining us for a networking reception the prior evening at the hotel!! 

CLICK HERE to Download the Program Agenda

***********************************

 IRU IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE ITS LINE UP OF EDUCATIONAL EVENTS FOR 2015

(click the side bar "Conferences & Seminars" and then "Conference and Seminar Details" for more information on content and locations)

 January 27/28 - Making Sense of Proportional & Non-Proportional Reinsurance

March 3/4 - Advanced Proportional & Non-Proportional Reinsurance

May 12/13 - Making Sense of Reinsurance Contracts

July 14 - Making Sense of Med Mal Claims

All will be held in New York City - it Makes Sense!!

 

*****NEWS ITEM*****

  Please go the "News" page to see a new job posting by JLT Towers Re in their Chicago office

 

****PLEASE NOTE*****

THE IRU OFFICE ADDRESS IS NOW: 

IRU, INC., c/o THE BEAUMONT GROUP, INC. 3626 EAST TREMONT AVENUE, SUITE 203, THROGGS NECK, NY 10465

TEL: 718-892-0228      FAX: 718-892-2544 

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR JERRY WALLIS MAY BE REACHED AT: JEREMY R.WALLIS - REINSURANCE CONSULTING & ARBITRATION SERVICES, 971 US HIGHWAY 202 NORTH, SUITE 7, BRANCHBURG, NJ 08876

 

 

  For more information about membership, sponsorships or events, contact
IRU's administrative office at jwallis@irua.com or mcs@irua.com.