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Register for the 2019 WSIA Automation Conference

Register here for the 2019 Automation Conference, March 17-20 in Orlando, FL. This event offers content for technologists, underwriters, brokers, managers and executives interested in ensuring their organization is able to manage technology disruptions to their advantage. 

Register for the 2019 Underwriting Summit

Registration for the 2019 Underwriting Summit is now open. The Underwriting Summit will be held February 24-27, 2019 at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, MD. Visit the Underwriting Summit website for the full schedule of events, including exciting information about the Opening Breakfast and keynote speaker, President George W. Bush. 

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The WSIA PAC is committed to supporting candidates for the U.S. House and Senate whose philosophies and attitudes are consistent with the goals of WSIA, the surplus lines industry and the wholesale distribution system. WSIA member employees can contribute to the PAC online.

Distribution cost analysis available to members

A recent Conning analysis of distribution costs concludes that wholesale distribution does not increase the cost of the transaction to the insured. The report, and accompanying FAQs, are available to WSIA members. 

Find a WSIA Member

WSIA members are specialists who create innovative solutions for nonstandard insurance risk. Count on them to deliver custom, cost-effective solutions that are expertly tailored to meet your specific insurance needs. WSIA members...where complex risk meets innovative solutions.

WSIA Education Foundation

Learn more about the WSIA Education Foundation here.  The foundation is dedicated to encouraging the educational development of all those interested in the excess and surplus lines business, to creating an understanding, and overcoming the misperceptions of the excess and surplus lines market. The Foundation accomplishes this by providing support to the ASLI designation, providing scholarships and grants to students, and by partnering with A.M. Best to produce the annual Special Report, U.S. Surplus Lines - Segment Review.