Presented by the Iowa Insurance Institute, Federation of Iowa Insurers, Iowa Economic Development Authority,
Greater Des Moines Partnership, and Iowa Insurance Division.
Why do we do it?
The Global Insurance Symposium provides a forum for insurance professionals and regulatory authorities to share insights into challenges facing the insurance industry.
Why Des Moines, Iowa?
With 200+ insurance companies statewide, Iowa is committed to supporting policy that creates favorable conditions for the insurance industry to thrive. Des Moines, Iowa’s capital, is known for its wealth of insurance companies and financial institutions including Athene, American Equity, EMC Insurance Companies, GuideOne Insurance, Holmes Murphy, Nationwide/Allied Insurance, The Principal Financial Group, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield and many others.
Insurance and financial services flourish in Greater Des Moines in part due to the strong start-up and entrepreneurial culture. The region boasts Square One DSM, an incubator that helps entrepreneurs by offering business and strategy advice. Additionally, the Global Insurance Accelerator is located in Des Moines, providing a mentor-driven business accelerator designed to foster innovation in the global insurance industry for startups.
Who should attend?
Insurance company executives, national and international regulators, state and federal government representatives, and anyone else interested in the topic.
When is it?
The 2016 Global Insurance Symposium will be April 26-28 at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center in Des Moines, Iowa, USA.