The Extreme Risk Takers Symposium 2018

Extreme Risk Takers Symposium

March 23-24, 2018
Chicago, IL


To register, please login to WSIA. If you do not have an account, select Create a new account, choose your WSIA member firm or your university as your 'company' and proceed to create an account. If you encounter a message indicating an email address already exists, use the forgotten username and password functions to reset your account. Once logged in you may register. If you have any difficulty, please contact

The Extreme Risk Takers Symposium presented by the WSIA Education Foundation hosted by the Illinois State University Katie School of Insurance. The symposium is an educational program featuring the surplus lines insurance market and offers sessions and networking opportunities with peers and industry professionals. Topics and panel discussions include:

  • Underwriting in the Surplus Lines Market
  • Intermediaries in the Surplus Lines Market
  • Property Insurance
  • Lloyd's and the Global Market
  • Case Study on Risk Management: The Deal
  • Roles and Career Paths in the Surplus Lines Market

Registration Fees and Deadline
  • Students - $25
  • University Educators - no charge
  • Career Fair Exhibitors - no charge
  • Speakers - no charge
The registration deadline is March 2. No exceptions can be made due to hotel contract limitations.

Hotel Information and Registration

Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile
511 Columbus Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

All students, educators and career fair participants are responsible for their own hotel reservations. A link to the hotel site will be provided in your registration confirmation email.

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3/23/2018 - 3/24/2018
Chicago, IL

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