May 14th through the 17th, we’ll be in Chicago at the Reinsurance Association of America’s ReBasics course and conference.  What is it all about?  Here’s the course description, . . . “Demystifying Reinsurance: A Basics of Reinsurance is a comprehensive overview of the purpose and structure of reinsurance, with an introduction to life reinsurance.  Taught by reinsurance industry experts from Swiss Re, Guy Carpenter, Munich Re America, Willis Re, Arch Re, RGA Re and more, the seminar guides attendees through all steps of the reinsurance transaction and its impact on an insurance company’s bottom line.”

What a great learning opportunity!  See RAA website for more info.