TORONTO, May 15 /CNW/ -- With the merging of LIMRA and LOMA, synergies
are taking effect, and the LOMA/LIMRA Canada Annual Conference and its
attendees are reaping the benefits. This year is the first year that LIMRA and
LOMA are joining efforts in hosting the conference, the most comprehensive
event for life and health insurance professionals in Canada. The event takes
place June 9, 2009 in Toronto, ON.
New for this year is the section/track for Distribution, and this year's
conference promises to bring together insurance professionals from the
distribution and administrative sides of the industry.
Keynote speaker Nick Bontis, Ph.D. is presenting "Working Smarter" and
Paul Grimes, Senior Vice President Individual Sales, Industrial Alliance, will
address "The Canadian Financial Services Landscape - What Is on the Horizon."
Attendees may chose from a variety of break-out sessions and workshops
organized by LOMA/LIMRA Canada's Educational Sections including Agency &
Market Conduct, Claims Administration, Distribution, Financial Management and
Internal Audit, Group Benefits & Retirement Services, Human Resources,
Learning & Management Development and the newly revitalized Strategic IT.
For complete program information and registration details, visit
LIMRA International is a worldwide association providing research,
consulting and other services to 800 insurance and financial services
companies in 70 countries. LIMRA was established in 1916 to help its member
companies maximize their marketing and distribution effectiveness. Visit LIMRA
International at www.limra.com.
Established in 1924, with 1,200 plus member companies in more than 80
countries, LOMA is committed to a business partnership with its world-wide
members in the insurance and financial services industry to improve their
management and operations through quality employee development, research,
information sharing, and related products and services. Visit
For further information:
For further information: Lori Oosterbroek, +1-416-234-5661,
OosterbroekL@loma.org; or Brent Lemanski, +1-416-444-5940, BLemanski@limra.com
Web Site: http://www.loma.org