Registration Information

Register online by Sept. 26, 2014 (credit card required):

Register for Symposium
Register for Seminar I: Where Are Interest Rates Heading?
Register for Seminar II: ORSA Implementation: Challenges and Practices
Register for Seminar III: Risk Culture and Enterprise Risk Management

Registration Fee
Entire Symposium Registration includes the ERM-sponsored continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks, general session, luncheons, networking reception, sessions and program materials. Does not include pre-symposium seminars or related events.

Pre-Symposium Seminar Registration includes the ERM-sponsored continental breakfast, refreshment breaks, general session, general luncheon, networking reception, sessions and program materials for seminar only.

Guest Fee We continue to offer a flexible fee structure for guests of attendees. A guest (or non-business affiliate) is considered a significant other, friend or family member of the attendee who is over the age of 18. One guest per registrant is allowed. Recruiters are not considered guests and must register at the appropriate member or non-member fee listed above.

The guest fee for the entire meeting entitles guests to attend all SOA-sponsored continental breakfasts and networking reception. Note: The guest fee does not include attending sessions. A reduced registration fee equal to the amount of the guest registration (excluding all extra-cost activities) is available if you are a member and/or:

  1. A government employee who practices in an area that impacts the actuarial profession, and has not yet attended a continuing education event in 2014;
  2. A full-time academic who has not yet exceeded the $2,000 limit in total fees waived in 2014

Symposium Fees

Symposium Fees Sept. 30 - Oct. 1 By Sept. 5 After Sept. 5
Member of CAS, CIA, PRMIA, SOA, AMA & CONAC $ 1,045 $ 1,345
All Others $ 1,245 $ 1,545
Academic/Regulator $    210 $    210
Guest Fee $    210 $    210

Seminar Registration Fees

Seminars Fees Sept. 29 By Sept. 5 After Sept. 5
Attending Symposium (Seminars I and II) $ 700 $ 800
Not Attending Symposium (Seminars I and II) $ 850 $ 950
Seminar III (1/2 Day) $ 500 $ 500
Fee for Seminar Speaker to Attend Seminar $     0 $     0
Fee for Symposium Speaker to Attend Seminar $ 350 $ 350

Registration Procedures

You may register:

  • Online (credit card required)
    Register Online by Sept. 26, 2014.

  • Mail:
    Mail your registration form (PDF) by Sept.12, 2014 with check payable to:
    Society of Actuaries
    ERM Symposium 2014
    P.O. Box 95600
    Chicago, IL 60694-5600

Registration Details and Policies

Full Payment Is Required at the Time of Registration
Spouses or guests who attend the meeting and who are members of an actuarial organization must pay the regular member meeting fee.

Registration Discount/Attendance List
Registration forms submitted via mail must be RECEIVED on or before Sept. 5 to qualify as advance registration and receive the discounted rates. To be included in the attendee list, full payment must accompany the registration form and be RECEIVED by the SOA on or before Sept. 5. Registrations received after Sept. 5 will be processed at the full amount and the participant will not be included in the attendee list.

In Person, On Site:
If you are unable to register online by Sept. 26, 2014, you may register at the on-site registration desk located at the Swissotel Chicago from 7:30 am to 4:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 29, 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 30 or from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 1.

Confirmation
You’ll receive a confirmation for your online order by email. Mail-in registration confirmations are emailed after the order has been processed. If you do not receive a confirmation, please log in to confirm your order was placed. To request another copy of the confirmation order or to update the registration form, please contact Customer Service at customerservice@soa.org.

Refunds
To cancel an order log in, choose the item you wish to cancel from your order summary and click the cancellation button. Complete the form to submit your refund request. As in the past, there is an administrative fee applied to all cancellations/refunds, and the balance will be refunded in two to four weeks. The cancellation button will only be available through the refund request deadline date of Sept. 12, 2014.

Session Registration
It is necessary for attendees to select the session they plan to attend in each time slot at time of registration. This will assist the SOA staff in assigning appropriate meeting room space to accommodate the maximum number of attendees for each session.