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For access to virtual events and webinars held prior to 2022, please email events@namic.org.

NAMIC Virtual Event

We Can Do Hard Things

June 30, 2022 | Expires June 30, 2023

When we’re stressed or tired, our brains avoid tasks that take extra effort. Our brains conserve energy by gravitating toward familiar ideas and routines rather than considering other options. So how do we do hard things when our brains want to default to what feels normal? This session will provide science-based tips for interrupting patterns that may be hindering you from achieving your potential.

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Keeping Up With the Rapidly Evolving Reinsurance Market

June 23, 2022 | Expires June 23, 2023

This session walks through the development of a customer experience function as well as key areas of strategy, focus, and execution needed to deliver powerful results. Farm Bureau Financial Services improved its NPS from 25 to 52 in just less than four years, generating similar and impressive results in terms of core retention and share of wallet/growth. Join this session to hear about FBFS’ experiences.

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Keeping Up With the Rapidly Evolving Reinsurance Market

June 22, 2022 | Expires June 22, 2023

This session will provide a macro view of the insurance and reinsurance markets, including recent trends and hot topics, direction on pricing, and adjustments to contract wordings, all with a focus on the impact to mutual and regional insurance companies.

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It's Not the Same 'Old MacDonald's Farm' Anymore - The Challenges and Opportunities in Insuring Today's Farm Risks

June 15, 2022 | Expires June 15, 2023

According to U.S. government agencies, agritourism (also known as “agritainment”) is approximately a billion-dollar annual market. This evolved farm business model offers multiple opportunities for human interaction and visitor engagement, which tend to attract more visitors and change the risk environment for farm operations. Farm operations are also employing new technologies designed to deliver greater yields and profits. With new attractions and technologies, new risks present themselves. This session will review the various challenges insurers may face in providing effective coverages for today’s Farms.

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Investigating Lightning and Surge HVAC Claims

June 14, 2022 | Expires June 14, 2023

Nearly a quarter of the HVAC systems that HVAC investigators assessed last year experienced lightning or surge as the reported cause of loss. This webinar provides information about how to handle these claims more accurately and how to better tell the difference between damages caused by direct lightning, surge, and wear and tear.

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How an Insurance Company Can Grow an Intellectual Property Portfolio

June 13, 2022 | Expires June 13, 2023

Most insurance executives and lawyers only deal with intellectual property in a claims environment such as when an insured has been sued for some type for IP infringement. This session, however, will explore the main types of IP and review basic protection and monetization strategies for insurance executives and lawyers so that the insurers’ brands and content may be best protected.

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Cybersecurity - From the Carrier to the Agency

June 09, 2022 | Expires June 09, 2023

There may not be a more -complicated topic than cybersecurity. You think you're secure, but are you really protected from ever-growing cybersecurity threats? How about your partners and agents? During this session, we will talk about cybersecurity risks, why insurers are being targeted, and what carriers can do to be more secure.

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Running the Customer Experience Marathon: Building Out a Multi-Year Customer Experience Program

June 08, 2022 | Expires June 08, 2023

During this session, we will explore some of the components, initiatives, and capabilities needed to stand up a comprehensive, enterprise-level customer experience program. CX is not the implementation of a one-off capability; rather, it is a multi-year strategic initiative comprising research and analysis, strategy development, CX design, and organizational proliferation. In each of these iterative stages, there are multiple capabilities and initiatives that build on and mutually support each other. This session will provide real-world examples involving agents, policyholders, claimants, and employees to bring to life some of these capabilities and initiatives.

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Leading With a Growth Mindset

June 07, 2022 | Expires June 07, 2023

Join this session to learn what a growth mindset is and how shifting to a growth mindset can make you a more effective leader.

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Evaluating Bodily Injury Claims

June 02, 2022 | Expires June 02, 2023

During this interactive program, we will explore methods and techniques for evaluating bodily injury claims considering the various factors that can influence the impacts of traumatic injury. We will explore issues related to co-morbidities and the amount owed when an individual has a pre-existing medical condition. We will review how low-impact accidents are often used to exaggerate or inflate potential injuries. Other determining factors in the evaluation process such as age of the injured person, availability of adequate medical care, culture, and the expectations of the injured person will also be explored.

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Evolution of Underwriters — From Gatekeepers to Influencers

June 01, 2022 | Expires June 01, 2023

So much of the focus in underwriting departments has been on moving teams into the age of low-touch underwriting. But are you getting all you can out of your underwriting staff? As technology, data, and analytics are incorporated into the underwriting process, opportunities exist to better position underwriters to influence agents and internal partners. This session will detail how to evaluate current underwriting practices, how to proactively improve processes, how to better partner with the sales team, and how to find balance between streamlining underwriting workflow, identifying evolving risks, and creating a holistic portfolio-management strategy.

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The Use of Drone Technology in Property/Casualty Claims Administration

May 31, 2022 | Expires May 31, 2023

This session provides an overview of the application of drone technology in property/casualty claims administration. Topics include current challenges with the environment, the use of drones in disaster response specific to the insurance industry, advantages of using drones to augment human power, drones and various data output that can be provided, as well as how to decide between an in-house drone program or contracted providers.

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Winning and Retaining Business in a Changing Distribution Channel

May 26, 2022 | Expires May 26, 2023

Inflation is increasing customer churn in all sales channels and in the Independent Agent channel in particular. Join this session to learn how customer churn is impacting carriers in direct, captive agent and independent agent sales channels and the best practices for minimizing churn and increasing customer retention.

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Smart Settlements

May 25, 2022 | Expires May 25, 2023

Join this session to find out how to get the most out of a mediation so you can save money, time, and future headaches. Hear from an experienced mediator and bad-faith defense attorney on four tactics successful negotiators use to walk away from the satisfied from the negotiating table.

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Coaching Remotely

May 24, 2022 | Expires May 24, 2023

Many companies have adopted some variation of a Work From Home program. This type of work environment presents new challenges around coaching a workforce that you rarely see or may have never met. This course explores some of the techniques that help address this disconnect.

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Farm Mutual Forum

May 17, 2022 | Expires May 17, 2023

The Farm Mutual Forum is a gathering of small and midsize mutual insurance professionals and is designed to provide technical and strategic educational sessions that encompass the aspects of running and working with farm mutual companies.

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Challenges and Solutions of Designing Rates for Cyber

May 12, 2022 | Expires May 12, 2025

The session will review the history and trends of cybersecurity insurance and describe/quantify the challenges in the line of business, including examples of companies that have suffered from ransomware. The presentation evaluates solutions for the challenge of rate-making for cyber coverages and increases the understanding of the hazards and exposures and controls to mitigate losses.

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FMDC | Mergers & Consolidations

May 12, 2022 | Expires May 12, 2025

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Management module.

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University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives - Survey

May 11, 2022 | Expires May 11, 2023

Last fall, the University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives, in collaboration with NAMIC, invited more than 4,400 U.S. mutual insurers, credit unions, and cooperatives to be a part of an ambitious new study to examine governance practices across sectors and over time. This webinar will provide a deep dive into the first wave of the Cooperative Governance Research Initiative’s findings regarding mutual insurers.

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Insurtech Fastpitch

May 11, 2022 | Expires May 11, 2023

This fast-paced and interactive event was created for property/casualty insurance professionals to learn about the latest technology and industry consulting solutions through 10-minute presentations from leading insurtech providers.

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The Impending Collision Course of the Insurance Labor Shortage and Climate Change

May 10, 2022 | Expires May 10, 2025

This presentation discusses a key issue being discussed by insurance boards of directors. It is well documented that there is a shortage of qualified, experienced insurance professionals. It is also without dispute that the number of billion-dollar weather events has risen from 2.9 in the 1980s to 22 in 2020 alone. These macro-economic forces will significantly impact carriers’ strategies and investments in 2022 and going into 2023. This presentation will talk about how technology can help fill the upcoming hole by fundamentally redesigning the way carriers have balanced the workforce load for decades.

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Developing Tomorrow’s Leaders

May 05, 2022 | Expires May 05, 2023

The role of a leader has greatly evolved the past few years. In addition to being responsible for an organization’s financial performance, those at the helm must continually innovate, thrive during uncertainty, champion inclusivity, and inspire and engage a diverse workforce. Soft and interpersonal skills are more important than ever as leaders must balance shifting employee expectations with evolving business needs. As many of today’s leaders near retirement, organizations are preparing to pass the baton to the next generation of leadership. This session will explore how to prepare and empower young talent, grow necessary skills among current high performers, and build leaders who are equipped to take on tomorrow’s challenges.

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Personal Lines Exposures That are Growing and Concerning

May 04, 2022 | Expires May 04, 2023

Managing Personal Lines risks is always evolving and is not as simple as model builders suggest. Individuals continue to push the boundaries when it comes to activities that generate income, generate a bigger voice, or use technology to make life easier. Join us as we discuss the emerging exposures that most concern us in Personal Lines.

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Wildfires, Insurance, and Regulatory Compliance – A Discussion with Regulators

May 04, 2022 | Expires May 04, 2023

As wildfires increase in frequency and severity, particularly in the western United States, we continue to see the impacts on the insurance industry. Join us for a discussion with regulators from states significantly impacted by the risks of and damage caused by wildfires. They will discuss steps they are taking to address the increased risks associated with wildfires as well as mitigation efforts and how it all comes back to compliance.

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Effective Communication Begins with Effective Listening

May 03, 2022 | Expires May 03, 2023

As insurance professionals, we take great pride in how well we communicate. We work hard to write concisely and accurately and to speak with authority and passion. Yet, most of us rarely put that kind of focus on the most important aspect of communicating: listening. This session will discuss why most of us aren’t very effective listeners, examine the barriers that prevent effective listening, and consider tips to become better listeners.

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Impact of COVID-19 on Auto Insurance

April 27, 2022 | Expires April 27, 2025

This session will explore trends in auto insurance before, during, and after the COVID-19 pandemic by using data on auto exposures, driver age, miles driven, and driving and working habits. Attendees will learn how different rating plans, including usage-based models, handled the changes and how insurance professionals can better account for unexpected events going forward.

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Building a Medicare Game Plan: Five Steps and Strategies to Stay Compliant and Settle Claims

April 26, 2022 | Expires April 26, 2025

When it comes to Medicare compliance, all insurers continue to be in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ bullseye. CMS is armed with strong and broad rights. Dealing with Medicare set-aside accounts continues to get more complicated and expensive, and CMS continues to aggressively pursue conditional payment recovery. From another angle, Medicare Advantage Plans continue to ramp up their recovery efforts, including lawsuits for “double damages.” To meet these challenges, it is critical that insurers have a Medicare game plan in place from Day One. This session breaks down the key steps you can take to build holistic Medicare strategies to stay compliant, reduce risk, and get claims settled.

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FMDC | Investment Considerations For Small Mutuals

April 21, 2022 | Expires April 21, 2025

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Finance & Accounting module.

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Digital Change: How Enterprise Digital Strategy Roles and Claims Roles Can Impact the Future of the Company

April 20, 2022 | Expires April 20, 2023

This session will focus on digital transformation and the working relationship between enterprise digital roles and claims. The session will provide actionable tips on how organizations can ensure that planning, strategic alignment, and project execution are managed for digital success. Strategic roadmaps, design thinking, and communication tips will also be covered during this session.

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Health Insurance for Pets: Is That PAWsible?

April 19, 2022 | Expires April 19, 2023

Pet Insurance is currently a small part of the insurance industry. But with premium growth averaging 24.2 percent per year from 2016 to 2020, it’s no wonder it continues to draw interest from insurers and private equity firms. This session will cover the current state of the pet insurance market, how coverage is being offered in the marketplace today, and where it may go in the future. The presenters will also discuss the proposed NAIC model law and the unique regulatory requirements applicable for these products that fall under the property/casualty insurance umbrella.

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Trends in Class Action Litigation

April 18, 2022 | Expires April 18, 2023

Class actions against insurers are on the rise from those related to premiums charged to insureds during the pandemic to total-loss claims and many other areas. During this session, speakers Laura Gregory and Dan Cotter will discuss trends in class action litigation and insurance and how NAMIC members can navigate this growing exposure.

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What To Ask: Learn What Customers Need But Don't Tell You

April 14, 2022 | Expires April 14, 2023

Surveys, questionnaires, and polls can help you learn about what a customer supposedly thinks at a moment in time, but they are not effective at helping you predict intent and behavior because they lack context. We need to move beyond the old school methodologies and start shifting our own understanding of customers context, behaviors, and perceptions to reveal previously unseen opportunities for innovation. Attend this session to learn more and start changing the way you think about your customers – and your company’s future – today.

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Human Resources Summit

April 13, 2022 | Expires December 31, 2022

This virtual summit delves into human resources operational issues and is designed for HR professionals or anyone in the insurance industry whose duties include talent management, recruitment, or other people-related operations.

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Take Control of Your Inbox, Don’t Let It Control You!

April 12, 2022 | Expires April 12, 2023

Stop the highly reactionary behavior that has become the norm. CTC Productivity’s exclusive email-, task-, and time-management presentation will provide the tools needed to take control of your inbox, eliminate unnecessary interruptions, and stay focused on your top priorities. Attendees can expect to learn best practices to share with others and to leave with a list of action items. They’ll also learn how to leverage your phone for effective email and task management.

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Cybersecurity

April 07, 2022 | Expires April 07, 2023

This webinar will teach you what ransomware is, why ransomware is harmful and the best practices you can implement to avoid ransomware attacks.

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Outlook on the Property/Casualty Industry

April 05, 2022 | Expires April 05, 2023

This session will provide an overall economic outlook of the property/casualty insurance industry. This session will include a high-level look at industry trends and disrupters. The always-popular Robert Hartwig, Ph.D., will provide important insights that will help you manage your company’s risk.

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Commercial and Personal Lines Seminar

March 23, 2022 | Expires December 31, 2022

This annual three–day event gathers commercial and personal lines underwriting, product development, and workers compensation professionals for sessions focused on everything from foundational underwriting topics to industry trends and soft skill development. Attend this seminar to learn, network, and grow as a underwriting professional.

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FMDC WEBINAR | Update on the Current Economic Environment

March 17, 2022 | Expires March 17, 2025

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Finance & Accounting module.

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Claims Conference

March 01, 2022 | Expires December 31, 2022

Learn about the latest issues facing claims department leadership at this interactive conference. Designed to educate, inspire, and equip mutual insurance company claims professionals to tackle the challenges of claims management.

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FMDC WEBINAR | Directors and Officers Liability

February 24, 2022 | Expires February 24, 2025

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Management module.

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Big Easy Injury: Anatomy of a Staged Trucking Accident Ring

February 15, 2022 | Expires February 15, 2025

Join New Orleans, Louisiana-based defense attorney Nick Arnold as he deconstructs an extensive staged trucking accident ring spanning four years and hundreds of lawsuits. Nick will explore the origin of the staged accidents and the growing number of plaintiffs firms involved. He will explain how insurers’ and defense firms’ collaboration worked to expose the scheme as well as the status of indictments, guilty pleas, and the expected downfall of attorneys who have not yet cooperated with the FBI's investigation.

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2021 Year in Review and What's Coming in 2022

January 25, 2022 | Expires December 05, 2022

After a tumultuous 2020, 2021 saw the flood of pandemic-related insurance legislative and regulatory activity slow to a relative trickle by year’s end. However, 2021 brought new challenges reflecting key social, environmental, and economic issues. Join Geoff Baker, NAMIC’s general counsel, and Andrew Kirkner, NAMIC’s vice president of state affairs, as they recap the compliance-related highlights and lowlights of 2021 and preview what’s to come in 2022 from the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, governors’ offices, legislatures, insurance departments, and the judiciary system.

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FMDC Webinar | Cyber Exposures For Farm Mutuals

January 20, 2022 | Expires January 20, 2025

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

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FMDC Webinar | Maximizing Your NAMIC Membership

December 16, 2021 | Expires December 16, 2024

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

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FMDC | The What, When and How of an Inspection Program

November 18, 2021 | Expires November 18, 2024

This session qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

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FMDC Webinar | The Board’s Role In Planning For And Executing A Leadership Change

October 21, 2021 | Expires October 21, 2024

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Management module.

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FMDC Webinar | Financial Bootcamp For Directors Of Farm Mutuals

September 16, 2021 | Expires September 16, 2024

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Finance & Accounting module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | How To Adapt and Grow A Small Mutual In Today's Insurance Climate

August 19, 2021 | Expires August 19, 2024

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Operations and Insurance module.

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Burn Cell Demonstration - Claims Conference

August 05, 2021

NAMIC partnered with Valencia College Fire Rescue Institute to take a deep dive into a live burn cell demonstration and its aftermath. This on demand video recording offers participants the opportunity to observe fire from inception to extinguishment and witness burn times, all within a controlled environment. The demonstration will highlight the effects a fire-suppression system has on a home office environment and will also incorporate a lithium battery potential failure demonstration. Participants will also get a close-up look at each burn cell following extinguishment and observe how the fire affects the structure and contents.

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Farm Learning Lab – Agricultural Risk Inspection School

August 05, 2021

NAMIC partnered with Dull’s Tree Farm and Pumpkin Patch, a family-owned-and-operated farm located in Boone County, Indiana for the 2021 Farm Learning Lab. This on demand recording walks attendees through a virtual risk inspection of the farm, which began as an operation focused on growing soybeans, corn, and wheat. Through the generations, the family has expanded its offerings and has become an agritourism destination. The virtual walkthrough highlights core loss control risks along with some of the agritourism features that make this property unique.

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411 Webinar | Nasdaq Boardvantage® Demonstration Session

July 27, 2021 | Expires July 27, 2024

Need a solution to help run board meetings, organize and share materials with directors, and document board activities in a secure online environment? Join Jason Martinez from Nasdaq Boardvantage® for a demonstration of the company’s board portal platform. You will also have an opportunity to ask questions about managing your board operations.

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FMDC Webinar | COVID-19 Update: Lessons Learned From 2020

July 20, 2021 | Expires July 20, 2024

This session qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Management module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | Capital Management From a Director’s Perspective

June 17, 2021 | Expires June 17, 2024

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Finance and Accounting module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | EMERGING TRENDS IN REINSURANCE

May 12, 2021 | Expires May 12, 2024

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Operations and Insurance module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | Emerging Issues For Boards Of Farm Mutuals

April 15, 2021 | Expires April 15, 2024

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Management module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | MARKETING IDEAS FOR YOUR FARM MUTUAL

February 25, 2021 | Expires March 25, 2024

This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | UNDERSTANDING THE AUDIT FUNCTION

December 10, 2020 | Expires December 10, 2023

This course will dive deep into the audit function in the mutual insurance industry and issues companies may face. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Finance & Accounting module.

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411 Webinar | SHOWCASING NAMIC’S RESOURCE CENTERS

December 10, 2020 | Expires December 10, 2023

Join NAMIC’s Geoff Baker and Brian Snyder as they provide a brief tour of NAMIC’s online resource centers, which offer a wealth of industry-related information for members. The webinar will focus on one of NAMIC’S newest addition: the Cybersecurity Resource Center. Desiree Khoury of Tokio Marine also will share thoughts on how insurers can protect themselves from ransomware and business email compromise.

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FMDC WEBINAR | CLAIMS

November 12, 2020 | Expires November 12, 2023

This course will provide a high-level overview of the claims and adjusting process. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

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Compliance Webinar | Predictive Models – Preparing for Regulatory Review and Recent Trends

October 15, 2020 | Expires October 15, 2023

The regulatory environment is evolving in its oversight of predictive models in insurance. As the use of predictive analytics continues to grow within the industry, preparing for regulatory review is integral to the success of your insurance program. This webinar will discuss common supporting documents needed for regulatory review of predictive models as well as recent trends in predictive analytics.

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FMDC WEBINAR | SMALL COMPANY CONFLICT OF INTEREST

October 08, 2020 | Expires October 08, 2023

This course will provide an understanding of potential conflicts of interest and what effect they may have on a mutual insurance company. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Management module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | FINANCIAL IMPLICATIONS OF RETIREMENT PLANS

September 10, 2020 | Expires September 10, 2023

This course will provide an understanding of the impact that different types of retirement plans can have on a small mutual insurance company. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Finance & Accounting module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | UNDERWRITING

August 13, 2020 | Expires August 13, 2023

This course will provide a high-level overview of the underwriting process. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

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Workers’ Compensation: Cost Containment Strategies

August 06, 2020 | Expires August 06, 2023

While third-party actions provide little control over costs incurred by an injured party, workers’ compensation laws provide a host of procedures that can reduce medical costs and reduce indemnity benefits. This session will explore cost-containment strategies that can be used to reduce medical costs and the costs of indemnity in workers’ compensation claims.

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FMDC WEBINAR | COVID-19 AND THE IMPACT ON BOARD GOVERNANCE

July 29, 2020 | Expires July 29, 2023

This session will provide an understanding of the impact of COVID-19 on board responsibilities. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Management module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | CORPORATE GOVERNANCE ANNUAL DISCLOSURE

July 07, 2020 | Expires July 07, 2023

This course will dive deep into CGAD and its implications in the mutual insurance industry. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Management module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | INSURANCE-SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE METRICS

June 11, 2020 | Expires June 11, 2023

This course will provide insight into industry performance metrics to help board members understand the numbers behind financial and operational performance. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Finance & Accounting module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | STRATEGIC PLAN IMPLEMENTATION

May 14, 2020 | Expires May 14, 2023

This course will examine methods to keep strategic planning moving forward. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Management module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | CYBER RISK

April 09, 2020 | Expires April 09, 2023

This course will explore the role of the board regarding oversight of a company’s readiness for a cyber breach. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | FINANCIAL STATEMENT ANALYSIS

March 12, 2020 | Expires March 12, 2023

This course will dive deep into how to read, understand, and analyze the financial statements necessary to run a successful mutual insurance company. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Finance & Accounting module.

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FMDC WEBINAR | INSURANCE REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT

February 13, 2020 | Expires January 15, 2023

This course will provide an understanding of the current legislative and regulatory arenas as they relate to the mutual insurance industry. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Operations & Insurance module.

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A VISION FOR 2020 CYBERSECURITY COMPLIANCE FOR THE NEW YEAR

January 13, 2020 | Expires January 13, 2023

Insurers have long been a critical component of our country’s financial services industry. And like other sectors of the industry, insurers recently have become increasingly dependent on technology and electronic data, including highly sensitive business and consumer data. For obvious reasons, insurers are at increased risk of cyber-attacks, data breach, and other cyber mishaps. Given the seriousness of these risks to the US economy and individual consumers, regulators and law makers – beginning with the New York State Department of Financial Services – are now zeroing in on the insurance industry’s cyber security practices and procedures. This webinar discusses the current state of cyber laws and regulations impacting the insurance sector and provide practical advice on achieving compliance and mitigating cyber risks.

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FMDC WEBINAR | BOARD MEETING PROCEDURES

January 15, 2020 | Expires January 15, 2023

This course will provide an overview of the procedures needed to hold a proper board meeting. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit in the Management module.

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THE CALIFORNIA CONSUMER PRIVACY ACT: EXAMINING THE EXEMPTIONS, PROPOSED REGULATIONS, AND COMPLIANCE ISSUES FOR INSURANCE COMPANIES

January 13, 2020 | Expires January 13, 2023

It is here. The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) went into effect on January 1, 2020. The most comprehensive privacy legislation to date in the United States imposes robust obligations on businesses across the country who collect information from California consumers. While the effective date of the CCPA is here, the law continues to evolve meaning that compliance efforts for businesses are far from over.

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FMDC CORE WEBINAR | INSURANCE COMPANY OPERATIONS AND REINSURANCE

January 01, 2020 | Expires January 01, 2023

This course will provide a high-level focus on how an insurance company works, including the importance of reinsurance. By the end of this course, attendees will have a basic understanding of insurance company operations (insurance principles; how a mutual insurance company works; difference between stock and mutual companies, etc.) and reinsurance (definition of reinsurance; importance of reinsurance; how reinsurance works, etc.). This webinar qualifies for one core credit in the Operations & Insurance module and is required for those working toward the FMDC designation.

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FMDC CORE WEBINAR | ENTERPRISE RISK MANAGEMENT AND EVALUATING COMPANY GROWTH

January 01, 2020 | Expires January 01, 2023

This course will provide a high-level focus on the board’s role in managing risk and evaluating growth. By the end of this course, attendees will have a basic understanding of enterprise risk management (definition of enterprise risk management; how to identify and measure risk exposure; risk profile; impact of HR and employment practices on company’s risk, etc.) and evaluating company growth (board’s role in evaluating growth and setting growth policy; geographic risk concentration; growth impact on surplus, etc.). This webinar qualifies for one core credit in the Operations & Insurance module and is required for those working toward the FMDC designation.

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FMDC CORE WEBINAR | INSURANCE ACCOUNTING AND INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT

January 01, 2020 | Expires January 01, 2023

This course will provide a high-level focus on insurance accounting principles and the investment process. By the end of this course, attendees will have a basic understanding of insurance accounting (premium accounting, assets and liabilities, earned/unearned premium, financial metrics, etc.) and investment management. (role of the board in the investment process, governance challenges in overseeing an insurance investment portfolio, sound investment policy, etc.). This webinar qualifies for one core credit in the Finance & Accounting module and is required for those working toward the FMDC designation.

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FMDC CORE WEBINAR | INSURANCE AUDITS AND BASICS OF ACTUARIAL WORK

January 01, 2020 | Expires January 01, 2023

This course will provide a high-level focus on audits, committee responsibilities, and rate-making fundamentals. By the end of this course, attendees will have a basic understanding of insurance audits and the importance of an audit committee (common risks within the core operating cycles of an insurance company; tips to maximize the value of interactions among the board, management, and service providers; role of the audit committee; etc.) and actuarial work (process of determining the adequacy of a mutual’s rate levels; data elements necessary for calculating rate indications; difference between overall indications and setting rate relativities on different classes of business; major components and processes in developing a basic rate indications assessment, etc.). This webinar qualifies for one core credit in the Finance & Accounting module and is required for those working toward the FMDC designation.

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FMDC CORE WEBINAR | CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND ROLE OF THE BOARD

January 01, 2020 | Expires January 01, 2023

This course will provide a high-level focus on governance practices and board responsibilities. By the end of this course, attendees will have a basic understanding of corporate governance (what it means for mutual company directors; governance benchmarking; articles of incorporation and bylaws; committee structures, etc.) and the role of the board (fiduciary responsibility as a board member; role of director versus role of manager/CEO; understanding the balance of corporate resources/finances and board decisions; D&O and E&O exposures, etc.). This webinar qualifies for one core credit in the Management module and is required for those working toward the FMDC designation.

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FMDC CORE WEBINAR | THE BOARD’S ROLE IN PLANNING

January 01, 2020 | Expires January 01, 2023

This course will provide a high-level focus on two key board planning responsibilities. By the end of this course, attendees will have a basic understanding of strategic planning (its importance; role of enterprise risk management in the planning process; components of a viable, sustainable plan; strategic plan incorporation, etc.) and succession planning (definition of succession planning and its relevance to an organization’s present and future; role of the board in overseeing a systemic approach to succession planning for both the board and management, etc.). This webinar qualifies for one core credit in the Management module and is required for those working toward the FMDC designation.

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FMDC WEBINAR | EVALUATING NEW BUSINESS

November 14, 2019 | Expires November 14, 2022

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.

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FMDC WEBINAR | Board Evaluation

October 10, 2019 | Expires October 10, 2022

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. This webinar qualifies for one FMDC credit in the Management module.

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Compliance Webinar | Compliance Modernization

September 17, 2019 | Expires September 17, 2022

The pressures are mounting for Chief Compliance officers of insurance companies from both internal and external sources. Increasing regulatory mandates, perpetual talent squeezes, mounting demand for increased cost reductions, and a growing need for additional capacity for new and emerging risks and regulations are challenging insurance companies. To thrive and take the lead, business leaders need to address issues head-on.

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FMDC WEBINAR | TECHNOLOGY NEEDS FOR THE BOARD

September 12, 2019 | Expires September 12, 2022

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.

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FMDC WEBINAR | INVESTMENT PERSPECTIVE

August 08, 2019 | Expires August 08, 2022

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.

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411 Webinar | Introduction to Leadership Consulting Option

August 07, 2019 | Expires August 07, 2022

NAMIC is pleased to announce a new opportunity for companies seeking leadership training resources. During this webinar, Mandy Haskett of ADVISA, who has experience working in the mutual insurance space, will share a series of customized leadership training options designed to help companies better understand their leadership challenges and grow great leaders from within.