Sponsors and Exhibitors Opportunities
Get exposure for your company at the 2016 ERM Symposium by becoming an exhibitor or sponsor. Exhibiting at the Symposium is an excellent value, and allows you to showcase your products and services to an expected audience of over 350 risk professionals. Sponsorships are available at various levels that will give your company exposure to key decision makers from various industries.
Why sponsor and exhibit at the 2016 ERM Symposium?
- The ERM Symposium is the premier educational event for enterprise risk management.
- Promote your organization to an audience of risk professionals.
- Showcase your products and services to key influencers in purchase decisions.
- Increase your organization’s brand recognition among chief risk officers, chief financial officers, chief actuaries, risk professionals, investment professionals, and risk modeling experts.
Review the ERM Symposium Sponsor and Exhibitor Prospectus for details on becoming a sponsor and exhibitor.
If you are interested in
learning more about these opportunities, please contact Alice Chambers at (703) 562-1722 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Deloitte” is the brand under which thousands of dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate to provide audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management and tax services. These firms are members of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee ("DTTL").
In the United States, Deloitte LLP is the member firm of DTTL, and services are provided by the subsidiaries of Deloitte LLP (Deloitte & Touche LLP, Deloitte Tax LLP, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, and their subsidiaries) (collectively, the Deloitte U.S. Firms). Deloitte LLP and its U.S. subsidiaries have 71,000 professionals with a single focus: serving our clients and helping them solve their toughest problems. We work in four key business areas — audit, financial advisory, tax and consulting — but our real strength comes from combining the talents of those groups to address clients’ needs as proposed on this engagement.
A few facts on Deloitte:
- Largest global professional services firm based on both revenues and headcount
- Extensive breadth of service offerings, including but not limited to Audit, Regulatory, Consulting, Risk, Financial Advisory, Human Capital, Strategy, Tax, M&A, Technology, and Operations
- Serve 87% of the financial services companies in the Fortune 500
- Financial Services is the largest industry sector within Deloitte
- Market leader in insurance Predictive Analytics
- Deloitte’s Insurance Industry Group includes over 300 partners and over 150 credentialed actuaries
Deloitte LLP recorded $16.1 billion in U.S. revenues for fiscal year 2015 and has nearly 71,000 U.S. employees.
In addition to the strength of our four distinct U.S. subsidiaries, Deloitte has well established industry practices that combine resources across the subsidiaries to optimize service to our clients, which is our highest priority. Our Financial Services Industry (“FSI”) practice is the largest industry practice within Deloitte, and our Insurance Industry group represents a significant portion of the FSI practice. As leaders in providing professional services to the insurance industry, Deloitte works with clients to address a range of critical issues brought on by globalization, advances in technology, regulatory changes, competition and the changing demands of their customers.
Silver Sponsor, Give-Away Sponsor
Columbia University’s Master of Science and Certification of Professional Achievement in Enterprise Risk Management prepares professionals to design and implement ERM programs that enhance all decision-making processes, ranging from strategic decisions to traditional mitigation decisions. These programs also provide a robust toolkit of advanced risk management capabilities and competencies that can be applied to enhance value at both the enterprise level and at the traditional silo risk management level. Coursework provides insights on how to utilize these ERM and risk management tools and techniques across a variety of formalized risk management frameworks commonly in use.
EY is a recognized leader in providing insurance and actuarial advisory services to life, health, property and casualty insurers and reinsurers. Our dedicated team of professionals span many disciplines and offer a well-rounded understanding of business issues and opportunities for our clients. We deliver high quality, multi-disciplinary and creative business solutions to the industry. Learn more at www.ey.com/us/actuarial.
Silver Sponsor, Exhibitor
KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, is the U.S. member firm of KPMG International Cooperative ("KPMG International.") KPMG International’s member firms have 145,000 professionals, including more than 8,000 partners, in 152 countries. KPMG delivers a globally consistent set of multidisciplinary services based on deep industry knowledge. Our industry focus helps KPMG professionals develop a rich understanding of clients’ businesses and the insight, skills, and resources required to address industry-specific issues and opportunities.
Silver Sponsor, Give-Away Sponsor, Exhibitor
Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW ) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 39,000 employees in more than 120 territories. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com.
Meeting App Sponsor
SimErgy specializes exclusively in ERM and offers a comprehensive range of ERM consulting services. SimErgy also provides custom executive seminars and board training, as well as the annual two-day SimErgy ERM Boot Camp. SimErgy was founded in 2010 by Sim Segal, a globally-recognized ERM though leader with 30 years of experience in measuring and managing risk; author of Corporate Value of Enterprise Risk Management (Wiley, 2011); director of ERM programs at Columbia University; and host of Risk Radio™.
SimErgy helps clients develop ERM programs that have five unique advantages:
- Practical: An advanced yet practical approach combining value-based management and ERM.
- Quantitative: An ability to rapidly and dynamically quantify all types of risk.
- Actionable: ERM information informs decision making, such as strategic planning.
- Governable: Risk appetite is defined in a quantitative manner, facilitating risk governance.
- Accepted: ERM program achieves buy-in from key internal and external stakeholders.
ACL is a software company with a vision for the future of the Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC) professions: a community of risk management experts, compliance pros, auditors, IT and finance teams who are sought after for the value they deliver to their organizations. Through a unique combination of extreme ease-of-use, cloud delivery and the integration of industry standard risk analytics, ACL’s platform helps people focus more time on identifying and managing the highest-impact risks. More than 100,000 GRC professionals in 150+ countries are delivering on that vision with collaborative, data-driven programs to help their organizations bolster compliance, manage risk and assure effective governance. Learn more at www.acl.com.
Actuarial & ERM Solutions LLC
Actuarial & ERM Solutions LLC has developed an integrated planning and capital management solutions for the P&C insurance and reinsurance industry. We call our platform CAPx, which stands for Capital Allocation and Planning excellence. We are currently looking for clients to join our beta program.
With our platform, companies can take control of their planning process and escape the problems associated with the usual Excel based approach.
Beyond traditional planning, our risk module enables high resolution cost of capital allocation for insight into which parts of the book of business are meeting risk based ROE targets.
We believe that truly superior software products can only be developed from the inside out, starting from a domain driven core system architecture designed for the problem at hand. Our P&C insurance expertise, software development experience, and a state of the art technology stack give us a unique advantage in this regard.
The American Academy of Actuaries is an 18,500+ member professional association whose mission is to serve the public and the U.S. actuarial profession. For more than 50 years, the Academy has assisted public policymakers on all levels by providing leadership, objective expertise, and actuarial advice on risk and financial security issues. The Academy also sets qualification, practice, and professionalism standards for actuaries in the United States.
The Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) is a leading international organization for credentialing and professional education. Founded in 1914, CAS is the world’s only actuarial organization focused exclusively on property and casualty risks and serves over 7,000 members worldwide who work for insurance companies, educational institutions, ratemaking organizations, state insurance departments, federal government agencies, and independent consulting firms.
The CAS remains the gold standard for the property and casualty actuarial profession by providing comprehensive exams leading to the designations of Associate (ACAS) and Fellow (FCAS), and offering the additional certification of Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst (CERA). In addition, The CAS Institute, a subsidiary of the CAS, will provide provides credentials and professional education to quantitative specialists in selected areas, including data science and predictive analytics. CAS credentials demonstrate the expertise to identify, analyze and advise on the potential financial impact of risk and uncertainty. Professionals educated by the CAS empower business and government to make well-informed strategic, financial and operational decisions. To learn more about the CAS and our credentials, please visit casact.org.
Conning provides asset management and risk and capital management solutions to the global insurance industry through Conning, Inc., Conning Asset Management Limited, Cathay Conning Asset Management Limited, and Goodwin Capital Advisers, Inc.
Conning’s unique combination of asset management, risk and capital management solutions and insurance research helps clients achieve their financial goals through customized business and investment strategies. Founded in 1912, Conning is focused on the future, providing clients with innovative solutions and leveraging its global capabilities. Conning is headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, with additional offices in New York, London, Cologne, and Hong Kong.
DW Simpson Global Actuarial Recruitment specializes in the placement of actuaries. Established in 1989, we work on an international basis and at all levels of experience from Actuarial Student to Fellowship. This encompasses actuaries with expertise in Life, Health, Pension, and Property & Casualty. We have a professional staff of 60 and are the largest firm exclusively placing actuaries.
Our mission is to be the premier executive recruiting firm specializing in the placement of actuaries and risk professionals; to be recognized for the service, integrity and forthrightness that the firm brings to each business relationship; and to be willing at all times to sacrifice short-term gain for the long-term good and prosperity of our clients, our candidates and, as a result, our organization as well.
Ezra Penland Actuarial Recruitment was established by Sally Ezra and Claude Penland, ACAS, MAAA, partners with over 40 years of combined industry experience. With the industry’s leading actuarial salary surveys and a rapidly growing actuarial recruiting staff, our goal is to be the top actuarial recruitment firm in the world while serving the long-term needs of clients and actuaries.
Our educated, knowledgeable and highly-trained staff will always exhibit business ethics, integrity, empathy and strong listening skills to help you reach your business goals. Ezra Penland works on both retained and contingent searches at all levels of actuarial analysts, credentialed actuaries and senior roles.
Milliman is a global consulting firm with extensive expertise in all lines of insurance. Our Property and Casualty practice provides clients with industry leading pricing, underwriting, claims, and marketing analysis utilizing advanced machine learning and predictive modeling methods. The firm’s reserving software, Arius®, offers some of the industry’s most advanced reserving capabilities, combining both stochastic and deterministic tools. Pixel™, our new, state of the art competitive premium analytical platform, provides interactive metrics, charts and maps based on a big-picture view, a targeted drill-down into a specific segment, or anything in between. Milliman experts also provide consulting services in many key areas, such as the evaluation of loss and expense reserves, funding requirements, risk retention, insurance management and operations, financial analysis, claims and underwriting consulting, and reinsurance.
Moody’s Analytics helps capital markets and risk management professionals worldwide respond to an evolving marketplace with confidence. The company offers unique tools and best practices for measuring and managing risk through expertise and experience in credit analysis, economic research and financial risk management. By providing leading-edge software, advisory services and research, including proprietary analyses from Moody’s Investors Service, Moody’s Analytics integrates and customizes its offerings to address specific business challenges. Moody’s Analytics is a subsidiary of Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO), which reported revenue of $2.7 billion in 2012, employs approximately 6,800 people worldwide and has a presence in 28 countries. Further information is available at www.moodysanalytics.com.
Numerix is the global leader in cross-asset analytics for OTC derivatives and structured products, providing software and services for structuring, pre-trade pricing and analysis, trade capture, valuation, and risk management. Numerix offers a comprehensive model library and a transparent deal-definition architecture that allows the rapid modeling of any instrument, including commodity, credit, equity, fixed income, foreign exchange, and inflation derivatives, plus a unique hybrid model framework for exotics and structured products. Numerix analytics are available through Windows applications, Excel add-ins, developer kits and a wide range of partner systems, with over 700 clients and 50 partners across more than 25 countries. Founded in 1996, Numerix is privately held, with offices in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Vancouver, London, Paris, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Beijing, Singapore, Seoul, Sydney, Mumbai and Dubai.
At Prudential, an actuary’s role extends beyond the creation of models to the analyzing and pricing of risks. Actuaries partner with marketing, sales, underwriting, and investment personnel to create new insurance, annuity retirement, and investment products. In addition to assignments in traditional actuarial areas, actuaries also work within the finance, investment, asset management, and marketing division of an organization. As our businesses build on their legacy as leaders in annuities, insurance, investments, retirement services, and substantially more, the role of our actuarial community is vital to our vision for the future. In other words, this is an exciting time to join Prudential!
"It Takes One To Know One…An Actuary Placing Actuaries (and Related Professionals)"
Named a top recruiting firm by Dun & Bradstreet, Pryor has 45 years of insurance (P&C, Life, Health, Pensions & Investments) placement experience.
Pauline Reimer, ASA, MAAA, has directed the Actuarial, Modeling & Risk Division since 1986, after working as an actuary in insurance and consulting firms. She is a CAS Centennial Partner, on the SOA Entrepreneurial Actuaries Section Council, Executive Board of ASNY, and advisory boards of Columbia University’s and New York University’s Actuarial Science programs.
Quoted in periodicals and television, Pauline handles each step of every actuarial and risk assignment personally–no client is ever relegated to just an Assistant. Her impressive placement records of 99% retention rate and retained search success ratio confirm her status as one of the most successful recruiters of actuaries and related professionals worldwide.
Quantitative Risk Management (QRM) is the world’s premier enterprise risk management consulting firm. QRM develops industry-leading risk management principles, practices, and models, and provides clients with the advice, knowledge, and tools necessary to leverage those innovations into higher risk-adjusted returns. Since 1987, we have partnered with our clients to enhance their ability to measure risk, identify profitable opportunities, and make sound financial decisions. With offices in Chicago, London, and Singapore, QRM has established over 250 long-term engagements with top financial institutions from the banking, finance, and insurance industries worldwide.
Society of Actuaries
The Society of Actuaries (SOA) is the largest global professional actuarial organization. With unmatched research and education, and more than 25,000 of the highest skilled actuarial professionals (in 78 countries), we prepare the individuals trusted to drive better business decisions and promote financial security in an ever-changing world. With an uncompromising emphasis on strength and quality of curriculum, the SOA provides a full range of rigorous pathways and distinguished credentials that are marks of distinction around the globe.
The SOA offers two world recognized credentials: Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) and the Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA). To obtain an FSA, one can choose from among six specialty tracks: Corporate Finance and ERM; Quantitative Finance and Investment; Individual Life and Annuities; General Insurance; Group and Health; and Retirement Benefits. In addition, the SOA offers the Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst (CERA) credential, which is the most comprehensive and rigorous demonstration of enterprise risk management (ERM) expertise available.
Working to advance actuarial knowledge across disciplines, the SOA also conducts various events and professional development opportunities to ensure excellence in its actuaries’ work in providing expert advice and relevant solutions for financial, business and societal problems. For more information, please visit www.soa.org.
Ultimate Risk Solutions, LLC (URS) is the world’s leading independent provider of actionable analytics. Risk Explorer™, the company’s flagship product, is the Dynamic Financial Analysis technology used by insurers, reinsurers, brokers, and consulting companies worldwide for risk and capital modelling, ceded reinsurance evaluation, and for solving other analytical problems. The URS suite of products includes powerful modeling solutions and software technologies for asset modeling, management, and optimization. URS models play a critical role in developing enterprise risk management solutions for insurance companies. Based in New York, URS has offices in the United Kingdom, Europe, and Hong Kong. Visit www.ultirisk.com for more information.