Conferences, Webinars, and Events
The current hard insurance market is markedly different from previous hard markets, with its basis in trends that have been developing for years, according to one panel of experts. On top of the hard insurance market, both buyers and insurers are dealing with operational issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thanks to support from its industry sponsors, the Bermuda Captive Conference is waiving the fee for the virtual event, making it free for attendees. Conference organizers announced earlier this year that the event, scheduled for September 9–11, would be conducted virtually due to continued uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA) will hold its 2020 European Risk Management Seminar as a fully virtual event. FERMA cited uncertainty over the potential impact and duration of the COVID-19 pandemic in moving this year’s seminar, scheduled for October 12–13, to an online format.
The 40th annual IRMI Construction Risk Conference (CRC) is going virtual! Registration is now open for IRMI [Virtual] CRC, to be held October 19–20, 2020.
The Alabama Captive Insurance Association (ACIA) has released its official safety protocols for its annual conference, which will be held in person September 16–18. The ACIA is implementing several safety measures to ensure a safe conference for attendees, including social distancing and providing masks and hand sanitizer.