2015 Conference Sponsors

 Platinum Sponsors


Munich Re

As one of the fastest growing reinsurers in the U.S., MARC offers many value added services to our clients. In addition to reinsuring Group Life and AD&D products, MARC also provides Long Term Disability reinsurance capacity through our partnership with The Smith Group. 


Partner Re

Your risk is as unique as your business. After all, medical risk is constantly in flux. Markets change and so do opportunities. Over the past twenty years, we have grown and evolved across multiple lines of business and geographies. This means that while we possess the expertise, scope and scale to protect against a wide array of risks, we continue to focus on only one. Yours. To see how our experience and insight can work for you, visit:www.partnerre.com/risk-solutions/health


SCOR Global Life Americas is a leading life reinsurer in the U.S. market.  The company provides reinsurance solutions to approximately 500 companies in the U.S., Canada and Latin America. SCOR Global Life Americas offers broad capabilities in risk and capital management as well as value added services that help life insurers develop competitive products and enter new markets with speed and efficiency. VELOGICA® SCOR’s just-in-time underwriting delivery system, is assisting major clients to drive new models of efficient distribution through predictive risk assessment and point of sale policyholder capture.  US operations are located in Charlotte, NC, Leawood, KS and Minneapolis, MN.


Gold Sponsors


Custom Disability Solutions

Custom Disability Solutions (CDS) is a full-service group disability risk management organization that is focused on providing superior reinsurance solutions. We provide full turnkey financial reinsurance service solutions. Our expert client service teams are committed to growing your business, and we stand behind the partnerships we have built with our clients. Our objectives are your objectives. Whether you are looking to use available capital more efficiently, differentiate your business, reduce risk, or achieve better claim management outcomes, CDS has a solution that meets your needs. 

Hannover Re

Hannover Life Reassurance Company of America (HLR America) is the North American life and health reinsurance subsidiary of Hannover Re Group. Hannover Re is one of the largest and most financially sound professional reinsurance groups in the world. Rated "AA-" by Standard & Poor’s, HLR America offers innovative risk reinsurance and financial solutions for ordinary life, group life, annuities, accident and health, and special risk insurance. HLR America is licensed in all 50 U.S. states and Puerto Rico.

Rated"A+” by A.M. Best for consistent performance and financial strength, HLR America provides the stability of an industry powerhouse with the agility to immediately leverage worldwide financial trends to provide our clients with highly customized solutions.

And that’s where we’re Somewhat Different. At HLR America, we believe that mutually profitable client relationships are based on listening to our clients, understanding their needs, and developing innovative solutions. We’ve earned our reputation as one of the most forward-thinking companies in the business by simply providing superior value through creativity and personalized service.



Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated is a leader in the global life reinsurance industry,with more than $2.3 trillion of life reinsurance in force and assets of more than $25 billion. RGA serves clients from 26 offices around the world, delivering expert solutions in life reinsurance, facultative underwriting, risk management, product development, and capital-motivated reinsurance services.




RMA provides innovative ideas, technical expertise, and administrative support to leading insurance and reinsurance companies, helping them to achieve their goals. For over a decade, RMA has contributed to the success of our clients by underwriting and administering insurance, reinsurance and retrocession business for a broad spectrum of life, accident and health risks. 


Silver Sponsors


Assist America

Assist America is a provider of global emergency medical services for travelers. If a member becomes ill or injured while traveling more than 100 miles (150 kilometers) from home, we support that member with an array of services, including medical referrals, monitoring, evacuation, repatriation and much more.


Disability RMS

Disability RMS is the nation’s leading provider of turnkey disability risk management products and services. Established in 1993, we offer unparalleled Actuarial, Underwriting and Claims industry expertise in risk management. We offer these services on a reinsured or service only basis. 

Located in Westbrook, Maine, our team consists of more than 350 highly skilled professionals. Our employees have the specialized product knowledge and service skills required to succeed in today’s complex risk protection market. The cohesiveness, experience and dedication of our team enables us to provide the highest levels of service and innovation in the industry. As we have grown, we have nourished and maintained our Core Values, which reflect a culture of hard work with a collegial spirit.


General Re Life Corporation operates under the brand name Gen Re and is the North American life and health reinsurance company of General Re Corporation. General Re Life Corporation has the highest financial strength ratings among professional life and health reinsurers. Gen Re's Group & Specialty Reinsurance Division is responsible for Disability, Group Life, Medicare Supplement and Credit reinsurance, risk management and research. Gen Re is one of the leading property/casualty and life/health reinsurers in the world, and is a Berkshire Hathaway Company.


As workplace sales of voluntary life insurance products continue to grow, more and more life insurers are realizing significant gains by using the MIB Checking Service to underwrite this line of business. MIB is the life and health insurance industry's most trusted resource for risk information and analytical services. We provide insurers with the insights they need to detect fraud and manage risk. Over 450 U.S. and Canadian member insurance companies rely on the MIB Checking Service for the fast, secure aggregation and exchange of underwriting information used to detect fraud, improve underwriting effectiveness and increase product line profitability.  Visit us at (www.mibgroup.com) to learn more about how your company can benefit.  



Re-Solutions is an independent reinsurance intermediary with worldwide connections in the life, disability, accident and health markets.  Our team is the best in the business: seasoned, connected, passionate and creative.  We get re-sults.


Smith LTD Management Group

Smith Group is a disability reinsurance risk manager and consultant. Our primary differential advantages are long-term disability insurance expertise, a service-oriented approach, and research and development. These differential advantages are supported by an expert staff, integrated systems and a focus on actuarial and technological disciplines. Smith Group's value to its customers lies in the delivery of the best total disability reinsurance and consulting solutions through superior products, exceptional service and knowledge-based insight.

Swiss Re

For the past 150 years, Swiss Re has been enabling risk-taking. Together with its clients and partners, the company has helped people all over the world to turn pioneering ideas into reality or to get back on track when things go wrong. That’s how societies become better, safer, and more resilient -- in fact every bit as resilient as the partnerships Swiss Re forms with its clients. When we work together, share ideas, and open our minds to what faces today’s communities and future generations, we don't just see risks -- we find opportunities. For our clients. For Swiss Re. And for everyone.