Archive of Professional Development

12Apr2017
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SOA Blog
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Canada, General, Professional Development
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Life & Annuity Symposium: A Canadian’s Guide

Learn about the different sessions at the 2017 SOA Life & Annuity Symposium taking place this May 8-9 in Seattle. Click here for the Canadian guide to LAS. LAS_Canadian_Guide   &

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23Feb2017
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SOA Blog
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Actuarial Science, Asia, Professional Development
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2017 SOA/CAA Executive Education Exchange Program

The Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the China Association of Actuaries (CAA) will hold the second Executive Education Exchange program, March 25-April 2, 2017 in China. In April of 2016, the SOA ho

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Executive Training Exchange Program

The Society of Actuaries (SOA) hosted a visit with chief actuaries and actuarial department heads representing the China Association of Actuaries (CAA). This first-time visit to the U.S. is part of

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Photos from the 2015 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit

View photos from the 2015 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit in Austin, TX, Oct. 11-14. This photo gallery includes images of professional development sessions, member discussions, the general session

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Best Actuarial Practices in Health Studies

By Rebecca Owen, FSA, MAAA, SOA Health Research Actuary The Society of Actuaries (SOA) hosted the first Best Actuarial Practices in Health Studies Seminar in Atlanta June 17-18 following the SOA He

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From the Desk of…Kate Weaver, Executive Director, International Association of Black Actuaries

We invited Kate Weaver, Executive Director of the International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA) to share information about IABA and the opportunities available to students through this organ

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Managing Your CPD Requirements

Just recently the SOA launched a new way to digitally manage Continuing Professional Development (CPD) activities. A mobile tool to track CPD was an often-requested member benefit, and the SOA is prou

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Guts

  The implementation of a principle-based approach to reserves and capital for life and annuities The completion of two longevity risk transfer deals worth more than $30 billion Mul

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SOA Candidate Connect in Chicago: Never Stop Challenging Yourself

    The first step in the career of any actuary is to take the exams — it is not an easy step and it is just the first one in the exciting journey that is being an actuary. T

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28Oct2014
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SOA Blog
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Global, Inside the SOA, Professional Development
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Together We Progress –Annual Meeting Presidential Luncheon

During the 65th Annual Presidential Luncheon at the 2014 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit,  SOA President Mark J. Freedman, FSA, MAAA, announced the recipients of the Presidential Awards: Jacqueline

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