OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This episode of A.M. BestTV explores major issues and topics that will be discussed as risk managers and insurers gather in Denver April 27-30 for the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) conference. The episode also looks at the Anita Benedetti student involvement program from RIMS for students of risk management and insurance. The program recognizes the achievements of undergraduate and graduate risk management students and helps bring them to the annual conference.
Noelle Codispoti, executive director of Gamma Iota Sigma, the international risk management insurance and actuarial science fraternity, and a recipient of an Anita Benedetti grant, talks about the benefits of the program. Debbi Little, senior program manager, student & rising risk professionals at RIMS, also a recipient, discusses the grant selection process and previews what new programs are planned for students at the Denver conference. James Fowler and Alan Kandel, business development managers at A.M. Best, discuss what they expect will be top agenda issues, including health care reform, renewal of the federal terrorism insurance backstop and the impact of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).
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