Conferences, Webinars, and Events
The Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) continues to monitor the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and whether conditions will allow it to hold its International Conference in March 2021. The CICA conference is currently scheduled to be held in Scottsdale, Arizona. Infections are surging in the state, leading to increased restrictions.
The Montana Captive Insurance Association, Inc. (MCIA), is planning to hold this year's annual conference as an in-person event July 20–22 in Whitefish, Montana. The MCIA said its plan for an in-person event is "assuming improved public health conditions by that date will allow for a viable event."
The Vermont Captive Insurance Association will hold its annual members Legislative Day conference as an online event on January 27. The virtual event will include a Vermont Captive Insurance Division update and a presentation to the Vermont General Assembly. This year marks Vermont's 40th anniversary as a captive domicile.
The Captive Insurance Companies Association's (CICA) 2020 awards ceremony will be a virtual event taking place at 1 p.m. (EST) on December 2, 2020. The online event will focus on recognizing the recipients of CICA's 2020 Distinguished Service Award and Outstanding Captive Award.
The International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) has opened registration for its virtual 27th Annual Conference scheduled for December 3–4, 2020. The theme of this year's conference is "Sustainable Insurance: Emerging Risks, Trends, and Opportunities." The conference will include discussions on the insurance protection gap and climate risk management.
The Vermont Captive Insurance Association (VCIA) will hold its 2021 annual conference as an online event due to the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. The VCIA said it determined that a virtual event was the best way to make its 2021 conference accessible to all who wish to participate.
Like businesses in other industries, many construction industry companies can benefit from captive insurance, particularly in the current hardening market, according to one captive expert. For those who understand how much risk they're willing to take on, the captive insurance approach can provide both insurance program and financial control.