September 21:  The impact of global developments on innovation and growth in the insurance sector will be the focus of the Guernsey Insurance Forum 2016. The event, titled ‘Future stars – where next for the (re)insurance market?’, takes place on Wednesday 21 September.

Download press release to learn more, and then register here.

We note that Mark Helyar, who penned the fine article, “Investing in Real Risk – Guernsey’s Growing ILS Sector” is among the speakers at this important event.

September 25-27: The website for the SIIA National Conference and Expo at the new JW Marriott Hotel in Austin, TX is now updated with many conference activities having been announced.  This event is the world’s largest event focused exclusively on the self-insurance/alternative risk transfer marketplace and typically attracts more than 1,700 attendees from around the United States and from a growing number of countries around the world.

Exhibiting & Sponsorship information is now available. Online registration is now open, with early-bird rates in effect through June 17th.  For more info and to register, visit the Conference website

September 25-27: Alarys Congress Bermuda 2016, Hamilton Princess & Beach Club. Join risk professionals from countries throughout Latin America at this biennial event. More info? Contact alarys@bda.bmor book now at

October 12-14: Save the date for the HCIC Educational Forum 2016.  The 2016 Forum will be held at the Hilton Hawaiian Village on the island of Oahu.  [Conference website, including sponsorship opportunities]

November 29-Decembe 1: Cayman Captive Forum, The Ritz Carlton, Grand Cayman.  Save the date, and watch for more details, coming soon.  Online registration opens in July.




January 29-31: Save the date!  New and Emerging Risks: Can Captives Insure the Uninsurable?

The 2017 World Captive Forum returns to Boca Raton and the Mizner Center in 2017.

Learn how captives may be a viable alternative when traditional insurance coverage is either unavailable or inadequate. Explore how captives can play a role in addressing new and emerging risks including cyber, reputation, terrorism, supply chain and business interruption.

Use this link to be added to an e-mail list notifying you when registration is available.

March 12-14: Save the date!  2017 CICA International Conference, Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA

September 11-13: 2017 Bermuda Captive Conference, Fairmont Southampton Resort, Bermuda.    The 2017 event has been shifted to the fall to avoid a clash with the America’s Cup.  SAVE THE DATE!!!