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2024 Sponsors

Where possible, please consider supporting our valued sponsors. Without their support our efforts to offer educational opportunities and support IRES would not be possible.


Diamond Sponsor

Wolters Kluwer provides expert services and solutions to help financial services and corporate professionals maintain ongoing compliance requirements, increase efficiency and produce better business outcomes. 

More than 4,000 insurance professionals and departments in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands rely on Wolters Kluwer to deliver trusted content and software solutions to help execute on the key processes associated with compliance program management.  


Our trusted OneSumX and NILS solutions help ease the burdens of Regulatory Change Management, Risk Assessments, Complaint Management, and Exam Management with the right combination of content, technology, and consulting services to meet the demands of the insurance industry.


Platinum Sponsors


A purpose-driven company, we’re making healthier happen together with millions of patients, members and customers. We reach more people and do more to improve the health of their communities thanks to our local presence, digital channels and dedicated colleagues. Guided by our purpose, CVS Health® is building an entire world of health care around each and every person we serve, no matter where they are on their journey.

Nationwide, a Fortune 100 company based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the United States. Nationwide is rated A+ by Standard & Poor’s. An industry leader in driving customer-focused innovation, Nationwide provides a full range of insurance and financial services products including auto, business, homeowners, farm and life insurance; public and private sector retirement plans, annuities and mutual funds; excel & surplus, specialty and surety; and pet, motorcycle and boat insurance. 

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NIPR is a not‐for‐profit technology company that provides cost‐effective, streamlined, and uniform licensing data and compliance services for insurance professionals. Together with the NAIC and the insurance industry, NIPR protects and serves insurance consumers.


Founded in 1994, Perr&Knight provides insurance consulting and software solutions to the property & casualty and life, accident & health industries. Services include actuarial consulting, product development, insurance policy and forms consulting, regulatory compliance, compliance and operational assessments/training, state filings, licensing, technology consulting, statistical reporting, data services, and predictive analytics. Software includes, the leading cloud-based state filings management solution. With offices in Santa Monica, Boca Raton, the New York Metro Area, and Cincinnati, and more than 150 insurance professionals including over 32 credentialed actuaries, Perr&Knight is amongst the largest independent actuarial and insurance consulting firms in the United States.

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For 100 years, the mission of State Farm has been and continues to be to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected, and realize their dreams. State Farm and its affiliates are the largest providers of auto and home insurance in the United States. Its more than 19,400 agents and approximately 53,400 employees serve over 87 million policies and accounts – which includes auto, fire, life, health, commercial policies and financial services accounts. Commercial auto insurance, along with coverage for rentersbusiness ownersboats and motorcycles, is available. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company is the parent of the State Farm family of companies. State Farm is ranked No. 42 on the 2022 Fortune 500 list of largest companies. For more information, please visit

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) is a leading provider of property casualty insurance for auto, home and business. The company’s diverse business lines offer its global customers a wide range of coverage sold primarily through independent agents and brokers. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial 

Average, Travelers has approximately 30,000 employees and operations in the United States and selected international markets. The company generated revenues of approximately $37 billion in 2022.


Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP is an international law firm of approximately 1,000 attorneys with offices in Brussels, Chicago, Frankfurt, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Milan, New York, Palo Alto, Paris, Rome, San Francisco and Washington. The Firm is headquartered in New York City at 787 Seventh Avenue.


Gold Sponsors


Allianz Commercial is the center of expertise and global line of Allianz Group for insuring mid-sized businesses, large enterprises and specialist risks. Among our customers are the world’s largest consumer brands, financial institutions and industry players, the global aviation and shipping industry as well as family-owned

and medium enterprises which are the backbone of the economy. We also cover unique risks such as offshore wind parks, infrastructure projects or Hollywood film productions.


Powered by the employees, financial strength, and network of the world’s #1 insurance brand Allianz, we work together to help our customers prepare for what’s ahead: They trust on us for providing a wide range of traditional and alternative risk transfer solutions, outstanding risk consulting and multinational services as well as seamless claims handling.


Allianz Commercial brings together the large corporate insurance business of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) and the commercial insurance business of national Allianz Property & Casualty entities serving mid-sized companies. We are present in over 200 countries and territories either though our own teams or the Allianz Group network and partners. In 2022, the integrated business of Allianz Commercial generated more than €19 billion gross premium globally.


The American Property Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA) is the primary national trade association for home, auto, and business insurers. APCIA promotes and protects the viability of private competition for the benefit of consumers and insurers, with a legacy dating back 150 years. APCIA members represent all sizes, structures, and regions – protecting families, communities, and businesses in the U.S. and across the globe. 


Athenium Analytics empowers insurers to optimize claims, underwriting and compliance quality-assurance review processes. Out audit suite for quality assurance and compliance teams replaces manual spreadsheets, databases and legacy audit systems with software helps teams manage audit reviews with greater speed, volume and accuracy. Athenium's comprehensive measurement, analysis and reporting tools deliver actionable information that drives process compliance and improvements and supports business managers and company-wide performance.

With a history dating back to 1879, Bankers Life provides a broad selection of life and health insurance products designed especially for Americans who are near or in retirement. With over 300 offices across the country, Bankers Life’s nearly 5,000 

insurance agents live and work in the communities they serve. Our agents take the time to get to know their customers, listen to their needs and values, and are dedicated to helping them meet their goals for a secure retirement. Learn more at


The Cigna Group (NYSE:CI) is a global health company committed to creating a better future built on the vitality of every individual and every community. We relentlessly challenge ourselves to partner and innovate solutions for better health. The Cigna Group includes products and services marketed under Cigna Healthcare, Evernorth Health Services or its subsidiaries. The Cigna Group maintains sales capabilities in more than 30 countries and jurisdictions and has more than 190 million customer relationships around the world. Learn more at


At Egan Nelson, excellent credentials and experience combine with pragmatic strategic advisory that is right-sized for both established and emerging companies underserved by traditional law firms.  From formation and early-stage transactions through complex high-stakes financings and exits, insurance regulatory, intellectual property, and tax, Egan Nelson combines highly experienced top-tier lawyers with a lean, tech-enabled platform built to maximize both the caliber of strategic legal counsel and the level of efficiency delivered to clients.


Faegre Drinker knows insurance. With professionals representing an array of perspectives, we engage an integrated approach to your most complex transactional, litigation, regulatory and public policy challenges. We understand the insurance industry from an insider’s point of view, maintaining deep roots and enduring relationships with key participants in the insurance industry, state regulators and local officials along with Congress, federal agencies and international standard-setters. We’re problem-solvers for the country’s leading 

insurance companies — and have sustained this reputation for nearly a century. Our valuable institutional knowledge enables us to anticipate challenges and innovate to support your objectives. We’re your business partners and collaborators, evolving with the industry to advance your goals so you can focus on mitigating risks for others.


Frohman Law Office is a law firm that focuses exclusively on government affairs and insurance regulatory law. Its principal attorney, Ann Frohman, is a former commissioner with over 30 years of experience and assists insurance departments and insurance clients on all types of regulatory issues. 


Greenberg Traurig, LLP has more than 2650 attorneys in 47 locations in the United States, Europe and the Middle East, Latin America, and Asia. The firm is a 2022 BTI “Highly Recommended Law Firm” for superior client service and is consistently among the top firms on the Am Law Global 100 and NLJ 500. Greenberg Traurig is 

Mansfield Rule 6.0 Certified Plus by The Diversity Lab. The firm is recognized for powering its U.S. offices with 100% renewable energy as certified by the Center for Resource Solutions Green-e® Energy program and is a member of the U.S. EPA’s Green Power Partnership Program. The firm is known for its philanthropic giving, innovation, diversity, and pro bono. Web:

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The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. is the holding company for several property and casualty insurance companies, which together constitute one of the largest insurance businesses in the United States. The company provides exceptional insurance solutions through a select group of independent agents and brokers. Together with its agent partners, The Hanover offers standard and specialized insurance protection for small and mid-sized businesses, as well as for homes, automobiles, and other personal items. For more information, please visit


Locke Lord is a full-service, international law firm that ranks ‎‎among The American Lawyer’s top ‎U.S. ‎‎‎law firms. Locke ‎‎Lord’s insurance lawyers have a breadth and depth of ‎‎experience that touches on ‎‎‎every aspect of the ‎insurance ‎‎and reinsurance industries. Our insurance teams focus on a ‎‎full ‎range of ‎‎insurance ‎matters and continue a tradition of ‎‎‎100-plus years serving insurance clients ‎around the ‎‎United ‎‎‎States and around the world. Our insurance regulatory and ‎‎transactional practice ‎focuses on the ‎‎‎representation of ‎‎clients engaged in all lines of insurance ranging from publicly-‎‎‎traded, ‎international ‎‎insurers to family-owned insurance ‎‎agencies, including traditional insurance ‎‎business clients ‎‎such as ‎‎insurers, producers, premium finance companies, ‎‎third-party ‎‎administrators, managing general  

‎‎agencies, ‎‎captives and other alternative risk transfer entities, ‎‎state‎‎insurance guaranty funds and state ‎‎insurance departments. ‎‎We also represent other ‎business ‎entities in connection ‎‎with their subsidiary ‎‎insurance operations, including ‎‎commercial ‎banks, ‎investment banks, leasing companies ‎‎and retailers, ‎‎and insurance-linked securities, ‎securitizations ‎‎‎and other structured finance transactions.  

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At MassMutual Ascend, we are committed to going above and beyond – so when it comes to your financial future, the impossible feels possible. As a leading provider of annuities, we see our products as more than just contracts. Our annuities are transparent and easier to understand, so you always know what to expect. And whether you want to protect your 

savings, accumulate more or leave a legacy for your loved ones, we’re here to help get you on the road to reaching your goal. We have a long history of financial strength and stability. We’ve received an “A” or higher rating by AM Best for more than 40 years, so you can have confidence knowing we’ll be here when you need us. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of MassMutual, one of the largest life insurance companies in the U.S., founded in 1851.


Assurance Platform helps enterprises and their partners build and deploy responsible AI and machine learning models that business leaders, regulators and consumers can trust. The platform’s integrated products — GovernML, RecordML, MonitorML, and AuditML — empower AI/ML teams to deliver transparency, fairness, safety and compliance for their high-impact systems. For more information, please visit, and follow us on LinkedIn.


Founded in 1909, Mutual of Omaha is a Fortune 500 organization offering a variety of insurance, and financial products for individuals, businesses and groups throughout the United States. In the individual market, Mutual is a leader in the life, Medicare supplement, long-term care, disability and annuity lines. The company also offers a portfolio of 

employee benefit and retirement solutions. For more information about Mutual of Omaha visit


Palomar is a specialty insurance company focused on serving residential and commercial customers. Our underwriting and analytical expertise enable us to concentrate on markets that we believe are underserved, such as the market for earthquake insurance. We are a publicly traded company on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange (NASDAQ: PLMR) with a financial strength rating of “A-” (Excellent) from A.M. Best Company (“A.M. Best”).

USAA provides a full range of highly competitive financial products and services to the military community and their families. For more information, visit


Westmont provides insurance compliance and consulting services to all entities which are regulated by the US State Insurance Departments including insurance carriers, producers, MGAs, etc. Services include licensing, audits, form, rate, and rule filing amongst other functions for all lines of admitted and non-admitted insurance.


Silver Sponsors


Regulatory Insurance Advisors’ (RIA) team of experts provides services for emerging, complex, and traditional insurance regulatory issues affecting insurers and regulators. Our committed focus is on delivering collaborative, efficient, transparent, and high-quality services to enhance the market regulation process. Utilizing our unmatched combination of experienced resources, RIA assits clients with achieving long term positive results and improving consumer protections. 


Bronze Sponsors


The Auto Club Group (ACG) provides membership, travel, insurance and financial services offerings to approximately 9 million members and customers across 11 states and 2 U.S. territories through the AAA, Meemic and Fremont brands.  ACG belongs to the national AAA federation and is the second largest AAA club in North America.  Our most fundamental value, which remains unchanged and serves as a guidepost for all our activities, is our commitment to always doing what is right for our members, customers, employees, and local communities.


The INS Companies, a group of regulatory consulting firms, consists of over 150 regulatory professionals dedicated to assisting regulators exclusively since 1987. The INS Companies provide assistance and consultation to regulators in virtually all areas of regulation. 

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Martin & Company is a nationally recognized consulting and advisory firm with product experience and knowledge across many markets and coverages. We are a valuable thought partner that consults on best approach and strategy bringing insurance products to market. Our offerings include Actuarial Consulting, Product Development, State Filings, Regulatory Compliance, Competitive Intelligence and Company Licensing. We are known to be a very customer centric organization and have provided positive results since 1993.

We are also an industry leader in the technology space having developed proprietary solutions designed to deliver efficiencies and replace outdated legacy processes. Call us today and allow our talented team of professionals provide insight and a lift to your next product launch.


Primerica is a financial services company serving the middle-income market in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam. In 1977, the Company pioneered the “Buy Term and Invest the Difference” philosophy which solves two of the biggest financial needs nearly every family faces – income protection with term life insurance, and saving for the future with a sound investments strategy.

Primerica uses a complimentary, confidential, and customized Financial Needs Analysis (FNA) to help clients understand where they are financially and to map out a program to achieve their goals!

Vantage is a specialty re/insurer built for the future. Companies are operating in an increasingly uncertain world. Driven by relentless curiousity, our team of trusted experts provides a fresh perspective on our clients' risks. Designed for the future, Vantage adds creativity to tech-enabled efficiency and robust analytics to address risks others avoid.

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