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Stay engaged with the latest news and developments that affect you. This is the place for members to keep informed of the latest successes, volunteer activities and services of the interest group.
 
 
Current Activities: 
1. Dublin Conference
To highlight the importance of continuing education in our global market, the CPCU Society is supporting the Europe CPCU Society Chapter’s participation in the European Insurance Forum on May 14-15, 2015. The Institutes’ President and Chief Executive Officer Peter Miller will participate on the Leaders Forum. The CPCU Society and Europe Chapter will host a session regarding benefits of continuing education, titled, "After the Battle for Talent is Won: Winning Through Continuing Education." Full price $1,224. CPCU Discount $875! CPCUs Final Price €350 (ex vat). Promotion code: EIF2015CPCUMAY. Register today!
For more information, please contact Anthony Barker, Anthony Fienberg or Don George.
 
2. 2015 Leadership Summit, April 22-25, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Planning to attend the Leadership Summit? You are welcome to attend our committee meeting, which will be held on Saturday, April 25, from 9 to 11:30 a.m. We will also be socializing throughout the meeting and would enjoy meeting you. Please let us know if you will be in attendance by sending an email to Elaine George.
 
3. International Ambassador
This year’s International Ambassador Program is in its fourth year and growing strong, thanks to the dedication of past chairs, Anthony Fienberg and Mickey Brown. The program is open to all international members without employer financial support. Apply by May 15, 2015. 
 
4.  Latin America Connection
Born out of an idea discussed at the 2014 Annual Meeting in Anaheim, 3iG is once again paving new roads to expand our outreach to the insurance industry. The Latin American Connection initiative aims to connect with CPCUs and non-CPCUs interested in the Latin American market and to help future CPCU students from the region earn the designation. Check out 3iG’s LinkedIn subgroup on Latin America. For more information or to get involved, please contact Joshua S. Pestano or Don George.
 
5. 2015 Annual Meeting October 3-6, Indianapolis, Indiana
3iG will be at the 2015 Annual Meeting, hosting seminars, cocktails, and field trips. This year we are adding a new dimension, thanks to longtime member, Tony Cabot. We are hosting a general session on climate change! We are also hosting two seminars covering drones and microinsurance. The microinsurance seminar is a collaboration with the Coverage, Litigators, Educators & Witnesses Interest Group. 
 
Look for upcoming webinars on topics such as Takaful Insurance, How Terrorism Insurance Is Handled Outside the U.S., Cultural Differences in Doing Business Abroad, Drones, Doing Business in the Caribbean, and Solvency II. For more information on webinars and/or how to produce one, please contact 3iG Webinar Magician Abi Clough at aclough@metlife.com.