American Academy of Actuaries

American Academy of Actuaries The American Academy of Actuaries is a 19,500-member professional association whose mission is to serve the public and the U.S. actuarial profession.
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The Academy assists public policymakers on all levels by providing leadership, objective expertise, and actuarial advice on risk and financial security issues. The Academy also sets qualification, practice, and professionalism standards for actuaries in the United States.

Mission: The American Academy of Actuaries' mission is to serve the public and the U.S. actuarial profession.

Read the latest issue of This Week—Selection Committee Makes ASB, ABCD Appointments; Annual Meeting--One Week Left for E...
10/09/2020

Read the latest issue of This Week—Selection Committee Makes ASB, ABCD Appointments; Annual Meeting--One Week Left for Early Rates; New Public Policy Documents. https://bit.ly/2GOCGEH

Being an informed voter is an important part of any election. Check out our nonpartisan election issues guides to gain v...
10/08/2020
Election2020

Being an informed voter is an important part of any election. Check out our nonpartisan election issues guides to gain valuable insight into key policy issues related to financial risk leading up to the 2020 election. http://election2020.actuary.org/

Making Issues Count

Ahead of tonight’s debate, check out our newly updated nonpartisan election issues guides to gain valuable insight into ...
10/07/2020
Election2020

Ahead of tonight’s debate, check out our newly updated nonpartisan election issues guides to gain valuable insight into key policy issues related to financial #risk, including #SocialSecurity, #Medicare & #Medicaid & #climaterisk. #VicePresidentialDebate

Making Issues Count

The Fall Casualty Quarterly leads with a Q&A about wildfires, following recent West Coast wildfires and the Academy’s ne...
10/07/2020

The Fall Casualty Quarterly leads with a Q&A about wildfires, following recent West Coast wildfires and the Academy’s new Essential Elements paper on the topic. Also, a webinar on workers’ compensation and COVID-19, the Academy’s comments to the NAIC on a predictive-models exposure draft, and a second update to the 2017 flood insurance monograph as Congress extended the National Flood Insurance Program for another year. Read it here: https://bit.ly/30JQAPs

Early registration for our Virtual Annual Meeting & Public Policy Forum ends Oct. 16. This unique event is a great chanc...
10/07/2020

Early registration for our Virtual Annual Meeting & Public Policy Forum ends Oct. 16. This unique event is a great chance to interact virtually with opinion leaders & policymakers, get CE & gain appreciation for how actuaries engage in public policy & professionalism. Register now: http://bit.ly/3cJUY5m

Read the latest issue of This Week—Two New Plenary Speakers for Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum; Professionalism ...
10/02/2020

Read the latest issue of This Week—Two New Plenary Speakers for Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum; Professionalism Webinar Set for Oct. 30. https://bit.ly/3lbm6xI

In his latest President’s Message, Academy President D. Joeff Williams discusses the value of effectiveness and how the ...
10/02/2020

In his latest President’s Message, Academy President D. Joeff Williams discusses the value of effectiveness and how the Academy best accomplishes that effectiveness through its mission of serving the public and the U.S. actuarial profession. https://bit.ly/3boPYmn

The September Actuarial Update covers the recipients of this year’s Jarvis Farley Service Award, Robert J. Myers Public ...
10/01/2020

The September Actuarial Update covers the recipients of this year’s Jarvis Farley Service Award, Robert J. Myers Public Service Award, and Outstanding Volunteerism Awards, who will be honored at the Academy’s premier annual event—the Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum, Nov. 5–6. https://buff.ly/2SexSef

#PresidentialDebate2020: The Academy has produced nonpartisan voter guides on major policy issues to help you get inform...
09/30/2020
Election2020

#PresidentialDebate2020: The Academy has produced nonpartisan voter guides on major policy issues to help you get informed ahead of the 2020 elections. Check it out here: http://bit.ly/2NsYoOX

Making Issues Count

The Academy’s recently updated election issues guides provides background information & questions to consider on public ...
09/30/2020
Election2020

The Academy’s recently updated election issues guides provides background information & questions to consider on public policy issues in which actuaries have expertise, including Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, retirement security & climate risk. Click here to learn more: http://bit.ly/2NsYoOX

Making Issues Count

Being an informed voter is important to your role in the election. Check out our nonpartisan election issues guides to g...
09/30/2020
Election2020

Being an informed voter is important to your role in the election. Check out our nonpartisan election issues guides to gain valuable insight into key policy issues related to financial risk leading up to the 2020 election.

Making Issues Count

Ahead of tonight’s debate, make sure to check out the Academy’s recently updated nonpartisan election issues guides to g...
09/29/2020
Election2020

Ahead of tonight’s debate, make sure to check out the Academy’s recently updated nonpartisan election issues guides to gain valuable insight into key policy issues related to financial risk, including Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid, climate risk and more.

Making Issues Count

Read the latest issue of This Week—Issue Brief on COVID-19 and Pension Plans; JBEA Seeks Applications for Advisory Commi...
09/25/2020

Read the latest issue of This Week—Issue Brief on COVID-19 and Pension Plans; JBEA Seeks Applications for Advisory Committee; P/C Loss Opinion Seminar Registration Open. https://bit.ly/2G09Zo6

In the newly released September/October issue of Contingencies, the cover story, “Following the Money—The Future of Cash...
09/24/2020

In the newly released September/October issue of Contingencies, the cover story, “Following the Money—The Future of Cash,” takes a look at physical currency, and whether the conventional cash method of payment may be on the way out. Read it here. https://bit.ly/3lCbHff

The latest #ActuaryVoices podcast episode is now available. In this episode, Academy Vice President, Life, Laura Hanson,...
09/22/2020
Actuary Voices

The latest #ActuaryVoices podcast episode is now available. In this episode, Academy Vice President, Life, Laura Hanson, discusses her experience with unconscious bias, how art influenced her career, and how the profession can continue to grow with new #actuaries. Listen here: https://bit.ly/2Qw7PhE #actuarialscience #professionalism #podcast

This podcast will bring you thoughtful conversations on the role of professionalism in our industry and the Academy’s public policy work.

Read the latest issue of This Week—Academy 2020 Award Recipients; Health Equity and ASOP No. 6 Practice Note Webinars; V...
09/18/2020

Read the latest issue of This Week—Academy 2020 Award Recipients; Health Equity and ASOP No. 6 Practice Note Webinars; Virtual PBR Boot Camp. https://bit.ly/2FKt6Cv

Read the latest issue of This Week—Academy Letter to NAIC on Diversity and Inclusion; Health Equity Webinar Monday; Boar...
09/11/2020

Read the latest issue of This Week—Academy Letter to NAIC on Diversity and Inclusion; Health Equity Webinar Monday; Board Election Concludes; PBR Boot Camp Registration Ends Today. https://bit.ly/2Rki3lu

Registration closes this Friday for the Academy’s Virtual PBR Boot Camp. Don’t miss out—register today for this seminar ...
09/09/2020

Registration closes this Friday for the Academy’s Virtual PBR Boot Camp. Don’t miss out—register today for this seminar that will provide useful and practical information for those at all levels of familiarity with principle-based reserving methodologies and reserve requirements. https://bit.ly/3a47oUU

Read the latest issue of This Week—USQS Exposure Draft; PBR Boot Camp Registration Deadline Approaching; Regular Directo...
09/04/2020

Read the latest issue of This Week—USQS Exposure Draft; PBR Boot Camp Registration Deadline Approaching; Regular Directors Election Ends Tonight. https://bit.ly/3brveul

Academy Health Practice Council member Rebecca Owen talks about #healthcosts of #COVID19  in the latest nationally syndi...
09/04/2020

Academy Health Practice Council member Rebecca Owen talks about #healthcosts of #COVID19 in the latest nationally syndicated TV segment, Spotlight on America. Owen shared that systemic cost impacts of COVID-19 are complex, potentially impacting not just premiums but also costs of public health insurance, while costs for COVID-related longer-term health conditions are also a factor. https://wjla.com/news/spotlight-on-america/washington-man-gets-stunning-souvenir-with-covid-19-treatment-a-11-million-bill

Looking for the knowledge you need to understand principle-based reserving (PBR) requirements and to effectively operate...
09/03/2020

Looking for the knowledge you need to understand principle-based reserving (PBR) requirements and to effectively operate within the now fully implemented PBR? Don’t miss out on your chance to hear experienced PBR presenters on life insurance and variable annuities at our Virtual PBR Boot Camp—just over a week away. There’s still time to register. Click below to learn more and to sign up. https://bit.ly/3a47oUU

The August Actuarial Update showcases the Academy’s premier annual event, the Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum, wh...
08/31/2020

The August Actuarial Update showcases the Academy’s premier annual event, the Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum, which will be held as a virtual event this year. Also in the issue: coverage of the Aug. 20 professionalism webinar, the Virtual PBR Boot Camp is coming up Sept. 14–17; professionalism and public policy presentations to the NAIC’s Virtual Summer National Meeting; and the Academy will host a webinar on health equity issues on Sept. 14. https://bit.ly/3jsDLzZ

Read the latest issue of This Week—September Webinars--Health Equity, ASOP No. 6 Practice Note; LHQ Seminar Going Virtua...
08/28/2020

Read the latest issue of This Week—September Webinars--Health Equity, ASOP No. 6 Practice Note; LHQ Seminar Going Virtual; Federal Reserve Seeks IPAC Members. https://bit.ly/31zijDg

Join us for the Academy’s Virtual PBR Boot Camp Sept. 14-17, where attendees will learn from our experienced PBR present...
08/26/2020

Join us for the Academy’s Virtual PBR Boot Camp Sept. 14-17, where attendees will learn from our experienced PBR presenters on life insurance and variable annuities and earn valuable CE—all in a convenient format and with an agenda designed for your busy schedule. Register today. https://bit.ly/3a47oUU

Updated with data for winter 2019-20, the five-year moving average for the Actuaries Climate Index reached a new high. T...
08/26/2020

Updated with data for winter 2019-20, the five-year moving average for the Actuaries Climate Index reached a new high. To learn more, read the news release. https://bit.ly/2D3HUe8

Read the latest issue of This Week—Annual Meeting & Public Policy Forum Going Virtual; Academy Online Directors Election...
08/21/2020

Read the latest issue of This Week—Annual Meeting & Public Policy Forum Going Virtual; Academy Online Directors Election Underway; Webinars; PBR Boot Camp Group Rates. https://bit.ly/3l97fUX

NOW VIRTUAL: Join us November 5-6 for the Academy’s Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum, which is now going virtual. ...
08/21/2020

NOW VIRTUAL: Join us November 5-6 for the Academy’s Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum, which is now going virtual. Experience the actuarial profession’s best forum for information on and discussions of the most significant public policy and professionalism issues of concern to actuaries and policymakers, all in a format that’s easy, safe, and now exceptionally cost effective. http://bit.ly/3cJUY5m

LISTEN NOW: Laura Hanson talks about her experience with unconscious bias, how art influenced her career and her perspec...
08/21/2020
Actuary Voices

LISTEN NOW: Laura Hanson talks about her experience with unconscious bias, how art influenced her career and her perspective on the Life specialty in our new Actuary Voices podcast: https://bit.ly/2E4JLQu

This podcast will bring you thoughtful conversations on the role of professionalism in our industry and the Academy’s public policy work.

Looking to focus on a specific aspect of principle-based reserving? We’ve made registration for the Academy’s Virtual PB...
08/20/2020

Looking to focus on a specific aspect of principle-based reserving? We’ve made registration for the Academy’s Virtual PBR Boot Camp flexible so you can select the day or days with the content most relevant to you. Register today. https://bit.ly/3a47oUU

Join us today for a professionalism webinar where our experienced presenters will examine the Code through the lens of t...
08/20/2020
In Times of Uncertainty, Professionalism Is Certain | American Academy of Actuaries

Join us today for a professionalism webinar where our experienced presenters will examine the Code through the lens of the current environment, with lively discussions based on realistic scenarios covering topics related to integrity, qualifications, competence, and communications. https://bit.ly/2WmqsIh

In Times of Uncertainty, Professionalism Is Certain Professionalism Webinar In Times of Uncertainty, Professionalism Is Certain Aug. 20, 2020 | 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EDT | USQS CE and JBEA CPE Eligible REGISTER If you are not an Academy member and this is your first time registering for an event w...

“Actuaries can provide insights into how to improve decision-making during uncertainty. Our skill set in managing and un...
08/19/2020
Actuaries, Decision-Making, and COVID-19 – Contingencies Magazine

“Actuaries can provide insights into how to improve decision-making during uncertainty. Our skill set in managing and understanding uncertainty is important in many aspects of life – and the pandemic serves as a clear example.” Read more on actuaries’ potential to improve decision-making during uncertainty in the latest issue of Contingencies: https://bit.ly/2X1GXtm #actuary #actuaries #covid19 #uncertainty #decisionmaking #Contingencies

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The COVID-19 pandemic and the events of the past several months have brought new uncertainties and complexities to our s...
08/19/2020

The COVID-19 pandemic and the events of the past several months have brought new uncertainties and complexities to our society as a whole. Join the Academy tomorrow for a professionalism webinar that will focus on how we can and should approach the uncertainty we are all experiencing. Register here: https://bit.ly/2WmqsIh

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