Tips for Getting into the Predictive Analytics Health Sector

The SOA recently launched a campaign to increase and expand the perception of actuaries as predictive analytics experts, specifically in the healthcare industry. To support this important initiative

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Opening Reception in Shanghai

The Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the China Committee jointly hosted a reception dinner on 18 March in Shanghai. They celebrated having a new SOA China representative, as well as to provide net

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The Disruption of the Health Plan Market

During the webcast “How Silicon Valley Startups are Disrupting the Health Plan Market Webcast,” March 17, Edward Cymerys, FSA, MAAA, and a panel of startup founders in Silicon Valley will expl

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SOA Strategic Planning – Mission and Vision Second Poll

 by Emily Kessler, FSA, EA, FCA, MAAA SOA Senior Fellow – Intellectual Capital   We’re now in phase two of the Society of Actuaries (SOA) Strategic Plan development process.  We are as

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SOA Strategic Planning – Mission and Vision Poll Result

 by Emily Kessler, FSA, EA, FCA, MAAA SOA Senior Fellow – Intellectual Capital   We’re now in phase two of the Society of Actuaries (SOA) Strategic Plan development process.  Our S

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SOA Recap from NAIC 2015 Fall National Meeting

Insurance industry professionals gathered this November in National Harbor, Maryland, for the 2015 Fall National Meeting of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC). SOA members and

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The Many Faces of General Insurance Candidates

Candidates pursuing the Society of Actuaries (SOA) General Insurance track come from all over the world with a wide array of educational, cultural and professional backgrounds. What makes someone purs

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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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In Pursuit of SOA General Insurance FSA

Gennady Stolyarov II, ASA, is in the final stages to attain the FSA General Insurance credential. Stolyarov is the Lead Property/Casualty Actuary for the Nevada Division of Insurance, where he reviews

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Actuary on Top Job List

The career of an actuary continues to be on best job lists, and now it is on the list for millennials. The Wall Street Journal ran a story about the top jobs for millennials, with actuary in the top f

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