Public Policy Presentations

Presentation on Capitol Hill by Multiemployer Committee on how to address failing multiemployer plans and strengthen the multiemployer pension system. (June 27, 2017)
Capitol Hill Briefing presentation based on the Flood Insurance Work Group's recent monograph, The National Flood Insurance Program: Challenges and Solutions. (June 26, 2017)
Presentation at the SOA Health Meeting examining essential criteria for LTC reform proposals. (June 15, 2017)
Presentation at the SOA Health Meeting examining telehealth from an international perspective and discussing its theory, practice, and potential. (June 13, 2017)
Presentation at the SOA Health Meeting explaining the role of the Academy and the current legislative and regulatory environment for health care reform. (June 13, 2017)
Predictive Modeling Presentations
Casualty Practice Council presentations on predictive modeling at a National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ Insurance Summit in Kansas City. (May 25, 2017)
ERM/ORSA Committee presentation at the ERM Symposium in New Orleans on the committee’s 2016 practice note, Quantifying Risk Exposures for Own Risk and Solvency Assessment Reports. (April 21, 2017)
Health Practice Council presentation to NAIC’s Health Insurance and Managed Care Committee on potential changes to the Affordable Care Act through possible legislation and administrative actions. (April 9, 2017)
Tricia Matson, chairperson of the Longevity Risk Task Force, gave a presentation to the NAIC's Life Risk-Based Capital (RBC) Working Group regarding the development of a methodology for recognizing longevity risk in statutory reserves and RBC.  (April 8, 2017)
Health Practice Council presentation to NAIC’s Health Actuarial Task Force on potential changes to the Affordable Care Act through possible legislation and administrative actions and actuarial considerations. (April 7, 2017)
Mary Bahna-Nolan, chairperson of the Academy’s Life Experience Committee and SOA Preferred Mortality Oversight Group, presented an update on the joint committee’s work to address the Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) request for information on simplified issue and accelerated underwriting mortality under VM-20. (April 6, 2017)
Mary Bahna-Nolan, chairperson of the Academy's Life Experience Committee and SOA Preferred Mortality Oversight Group, presented an update on guaranteed and simplified issue and preneed mortality tables to the Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF). (April 6, 2017)
Academy Senior Casualty Fellow Jim MacGinnitie presented the Actuaries Climate Index and Actuaries Climate Risk Index to the Inter-Agency Forum on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptations meeting at NASA headquarters in Washington. (March 16, 2017)
Nancy Bennett, Senior Life Practice Council Fellow, and Rich Owens, member of the Academy C1 Work Group, presented an update on portfolio adjustments to the C1 factors for corporate bonds to the NAIC Investment Risk-based Capital Working Group (December 11, 2016)
John Miller and Chris Olechowski, co-chairs of the Annuity Reserves Work Group, provided a non-variable annuity PBR update to LATF’s VM-22 Subgroup. (December 8, 2016)
Tricia Matson, chair of the Longevity Risk Task Force, gave an update to LATF on the task force’s work, including creating a methodology for recognizing longevity risk in statutory reserves and risk based capital (RBC) and reviewing regulatory and company approaches to longevity risk. (December 8, 2016)
Mary Bahna-Nolan, chairperson of the Joint Academy Actuaries Life Experience Committee and SOA Preferred Mortality Oversight Group, presented an update on guaranteed and simplified issue and preneed mortality tables to the Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF). (December 8, 2016)
Mary Bahna-Nolan, chairperson of the Joint Academy Actuaries Life Experience Committee and SOA Preferred Mortality Oversight Group, presented an update on the new joint initiative of the Academy and the SOA in formulating a work group to address the Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) request for information on accelerated underwriting mortality under VM-20. (December 8, 2016)
Academy Senior Life Fellow Nancy Bennett presentation to the National Conference of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) National Meeting that provides an update and background on the implementation of principle-based reserving (PBR). (November 18, 2016)
The Longevity Risk Task Force gave a presentation to the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) Nonbank Designations Committee on longevity risk in annuity and life insurance. (November 1, 2016)