Event Calendar


FMDC Webinar | Human Resources
Feb 14, 2019

As an attendee of this webinar, you will receive a high-level on numerous human resources issues. Topics may include attracting talent, understanding the current and future labor markets, and managing generational shifts. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

2019 Claims Conference
Feb 13 - 15, 2019 | Phoenix, Ariz.

This leading annual conference is designed for Claims professionals and offers informative educational sessions, valuable peer-to-peer networking, unique local experiences, and connections with industry partners.

411 Webinar | 2019 NAMIC P/C Compensation Survey - Introduction
Feb 27, 2019

NAMIC’s 2019 Property/Casualty Compensation Survey opens in mid-February. Join Kaitlyn Isley, manager with McLagan, in this 411 webinar as she explains how you can participate and get the most out of this comprehensive survey. Marc Gyimesi, Maury Hennessy, and Brian Schrift of The Carlisle Group also will provide a brief look of last year’s trends, discuss the value of compensation benchmarking, and provide an overview of what companies can expect from the 2019 employment landscape.

2019 Commercial Lines Seminar
Feb 27 - Mar 1, 2019 | Chicago, Ill.

Share your insights, gather valuable information on current issues and learn more about industry trends at this annual two day event designed for mid-to senior-level underwriters, managers, and executives. With informative presentations from insurance industry experts and consultants, numerous networking opportunities, and easy access to commercial lines service providers, you don’t want to miss this leading industry event.

411 Webinar | Governance Practices & Board Compensation Survey – 2018 Data Kickoff
Mar 13, 2019

The 2018 data entry period for the Governance Practices & Board Compensation Survey, sponsored by GenRe, begins in early March. This webinar will show how you can use this unique NAMIC resource to benchmark your directors’ compensation levels and your board processes with your peers in the mutual insurance industry. Brian Snyder, NAMIC’s marketing manager for products and services, will walk you through the data-entry process, cover any new features of the survey, and discuss the reports and how they can be used effectively. This webinar is designed for NAMIC members who have not participated in the survey before or those who would like a refresher on entering their data and pulling reports.

FMDC Webinar | Small Company Tax Update
Mar 14, 2019

As an attendee of this webinar, you will understand the current legislative arena and implications of tax reform and its effect on the insurance industry. This session will explore different taxation options and challenges as well as how the IRS reviews legislation and activity of small insurance company taxation. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC credit in the Finance & Accounting module.

411 Webinar | 2019 Executive Pay Practices Study - Results and Trends
Mar 20, 2019

2019 CEO Roundtables
Mar 24 - 26, 2019 | Orlando, Fla.

Join the most powerful and productive event of the year exclusively for CEOs of member primary insurance companies. Here you will gather in small groups to share and gather strategic insight, ideas, and foster connections with your peers. CEOs tell us this is one of the most valuable events they attend each year.

FMDC Webinar | Corporate Governance for Mutuals
Apr 11, 2019

As an attendee of this webinar, you will understand mutual company differences, rules under which companies operate, the importance of committee structure and how board responsibilities equate to certain financial liability issues. This session will also explore director duties, fiduciary/legal duties, conflict of interest and liability exposures. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC credit in the Management module.

2019 Personal Lines Seminar
Apr 15 - 17, 2019 | Chicago, Ill.

This annual event is designed specifically for personal lines underwriters, marketing executives (agent relations/business development), and product development professionals from property/casualty insurance companies. It provides educational sessions focused on emerging issues, professional development topics, and industry trends. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with peers facing similar issues and gain insights to put to work back at the office.

411 Webinar | Small Company Operations & Compensation Survey – 2018 Data Kickoff
Apr 24, 2019

Have you thought about benchmarking your compensation levels but don’t know where to start? Attend this webinar to learn about the Small Company Operations & Compensation Survey, a unique NAMIC survey, sponsored by Grinnell Re, that can help small mutual insurance companies discover if they are offering competitive pay and if their financials and board operations are on par with their peers. Brian Snyder, NAMIC’s marketing manager for products and services, will walk you through the data-entry process and review the reports and how they can be used effectively. This webinar is designed for NAMIC members who have not participated in the survey before or those who would like a refresher on entering their data and pulling reports.

2019 Directors' Bootcamp 2.0
May 6 - 8, 2019 | Winter Park, Fla.

With Bootcamp 2.0, we offer directors the opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of corporate governance within the insurance industry. Whether your board is new to governing, new to insurance, or just needs a refresher, Directors’ Bootcamp 2.0 is an investment you can make in your company’s futures. In this two-day interactive seminar, your board members will gain the tools and the knowledge they need to effectively govern within the mutual insurance industry.

FMDC Webinar | Weather Trends
May 9, 2019

As an attendee of this webinar, you will understand groundbreaking progress being made in accuracy of extreme storm warning systems, learn how weather science can be a useful tool for mutual insurers to better serve their policyholders and limit exposure, and explore how to apply this new science to the challenges faced by the insurance industry. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

2019 Farm Mutual Forum
May 21 - 22, 2019 | Bloomington, Minn.

Forum is the gathering place for small to medium sized mutual industry professionals. From the flash forum for state associations to the carefully designed Professional Farm Mutual Manager courses, the Forum is where participants can find networking opportunities and educational sessions that encompass the aspects of running and working with farm mutual companies. At Forum, managers, directors, board members, state association leaders, service partners, and up-and-coming leaders in the industry can benefit from the technical and strategic education offered.

2019 Management Conference
Jun 23 - 26, 2019 | Asheville, N.C.

The Management Conference is a summit for CEOs, executive teams, and future leaders of the industry. Power sessions focus on strategy, innovation, leadership and industry trends. Concurrent sessions dive into operational and emerging issues. Workshops and interactive sessions allow for extended discussions and opportunities to learn from fellow leaders in the industry.

2019 Agricultural Risk Inspection School
Jul 23 - 25, 2019 | Columbus, Ohio

The Agricultural Risk Inspection School is a popular and intensive two-and-a-half day program for loss control specialists, underwriters, managers and supervisors. Both fundamental and advanced topics are offered to meet the varying educational needs of those working in loss control today. The highlight of the school is the farm learning lab where attendees go through a hands-on inspection of an area farm.

FMDC Webinar | Investment Perspective
Aug 8, 2019

As an attendee of this webinar, you will understand the need for investments, the use of stocks and bonds, the importance of investment managers and policy, and more. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC credit in the Finance & Accounting module.

2019 Leadership Development Workshop
Aug 13 - 14, 2019 | Chicago, Ill.

The Leadership Development Workshop is a one-and-a-half day interactive workshop designed for new and emerging managers, supervisors, and team leaders in the insurance industry. Attendees will explore and gain insight into the four leadership essentials through in-depth instruction, group discussion, hands-on exercises, and facilitated learning. At the conclusion of the workshop, attendees will leave equipped with tools to be a more effective team member or leader.

411 Webinar | 2019 NAMIC P/C Compensation Survey - The Latest Results
Sep 12, 2019

FMDC Webinar | Technology Needs for the Board
Sep 12, 2019

As an attendee of this webinar, you will understand the changing technology needs and competitive environment for property/casualty insurers, explore the evaluation of technology needs and current capabilities, and identify ways in which the board can evaluate success and provide management with appropriate levels of technology support/guidance. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

2019 Connect Differently - Live Broadcast of the 124th Annual Convention
Sep 22 - 25, 2019 | Virtual

When you can’t bring people together in the same physical space… bring them together in virtual space! Held in conjunction with NAMIC's Annual Convention each year, Connect Differently is an online convention option that allows individuals and companies across the world to attend sessions from the comfort of their homes and offices.

NAMIC's 124th Annual Convention
Sep 22 - 25, 2019 | National Harbor, Md.

The NAMIC Annual Convention focuses on emerging-issue education. With sessions designed exclusively for the C-suite, plus educational tours balanced with casual networking opportunities, we’re ready to help you maximize your time out of the office. We’re bringing together the most respected experts and the most valuable resources, like reinsurers, brokers, rating agencies, and more to help you get the access you need, and strengthen your peer network.

2019 Communications + Marketing Workshop
Oct 7 - 9, 2019 | Chicago, Ill.

The alignment of interest and shared benefit among all parties is at the heart of mutuality. Common interests and sharing knowledge are also at the heart of the Communications + Marketing Workshop, the only marketing workshop for the mutual insurance industry.

FMDC Webinar | Board Evaluation
Oct 10, 2019

As an attendee of this webinar, you will understand the need to conduct board evaluations, discuss the process to evaluate the board and follow through on the results, learn how to determine if your board is ready, and explore the benefits of utilizing outside resources to evaluate your board. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC credit in the Management module.

FMDC Webinar | Evaluating New Business
Nov 14, 2019

As an attendee of this webinar, you will understand the importance of the board's role in evaluating company growth potential and goals, discuss the potential of new business versus current book of business, explore the impact on surplus and effect on ratios, and more. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

FMDC Webinar | Mergers & Consolidations
Dec 12, 2019

As an attendee of this webinar, you will understand what is involved in mergers and consolidations, explore the reasons for considering a merger, discuss the terminology and steps involved, and learn the importance of outside expert advisors. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC credit in the Management module.

2020 Claims Conference
Feb 11 - 13, 2020 | Amelia Island, Fla.

2020 Commercial Lines Seminar
Mar 4 - 6, 2020 | Chicago, Ill.

2020 CEO Roundtables
Mar 22 - 24, 2020 | Orlando, Fla.

NAMIC's 125th Annual Convention
Sep 20 - 23, 2020 | Boston, Mass.

2021 Claims Conference
Feb 10 - 12, 2021 | Orlando, Fla.

2021 CEO Roundtables
Mar 22 - 24, 2021 | Scottsdale, Ariz.

NAMIC's 126th Annual Convention
Sep 19 - 22, 2021 | Nashville, Tenn.

NAMIC's 127th Annual Convention
Sep 18 - 21, 2022 | Dallas, Tex.