Webinars



2022 Webinar Series Information – Click Here

2021 Year in Review and What's Coming in 2022
January 25, 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.

Big Easy Injury: Anatomy of a Staged Trucking Accident Ring
February 15, 2022

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.

FMDC | Directors and Officers Liability
February 24, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit.

411 Webinar | 2022 Property/Casualty Compensation Survey Kickoff
March 10, 2022

Learn how the 2022 NAMIC Property/Casualty Compensation Survey will empower your company to update and improve its compensation plans and better compete for top talent. Christopher Tanana and Karl Mischenko of McLagan, NAMIC’s partner in this initiative, will provide an overview of the changes to this year's survey and will offer data-entry tips.

Industry Snapshot: Legal & Compliance Structures
March 17, 2022

With the size and structure of each insurance company being so unique, it’s no wonder there isn’t a one-size-fits-all approach to managing a legal and compliance function. For this webinar, NAMIC has gathered insurance industry experts with more than 60 years of combined legal and compliance management experience to discuss the various ways insurers of all sizes can structure and staff a compliance function. The panelists will dive into how and why departments may be organized depending on size, lines of business, and geographic footprint. The presentation will also incorporate insights gained from the 2021 NAMIC Legal & Compliance Structure Survey.

FMDC | Update on the Current Economic Environment
March 17, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit.

Health Insurance for Pets: Is That PAWsible?
April 19, 2022

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.

FMDC | Investment Considerations for Small Mutuals
April 21, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit.

University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives – Survey
May 11, 2022

In collaboration with NAMIC, 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. Laura Hanson Schlachter, Ph.D., researcher for the Center for Cooperatives, will share takeaways from the 2021 survey’s data as well as the follow-up interviews with respondents. Courtney Berner, the center’s executive director, will lead an interactive discussion about using CGRI data to develop practical tools to help mutual insurers advance their governance practices.

FMDC | Mergers & Consolidations
May 19, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit.

FMDC | The Future of Farm Mutual Insurers
June 16, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC elective or maintenance credit.

FMDC | CORE: Insurance Accounting and Investment Fundamentals
July 21, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC core or maintenance credit.

FMDC | CORE: Insurance Audits and Basics of Actuarial Work
August 25, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC core or maintenance credit.

FMDC | CORE: Corporate Governance and Role of the Board
September 15, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC core or maintenance credit.

FMDC | CORE: The Board’s Role in Planning
October 20, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC core or maintenance credit.

FMDC | CORE: Insurance Company Operations and Reinsurance
November 17, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC core or maintenance credit.

FMDC | CORE: Enterprise Risk Management and Evaluating Company Growth
December 15, 2022

This session qualifies for one FMDC core or maintenance credit.