CSG eCademy is THE online source of information and training on the most critical issues facing state leaders, the latest trends in state policymaking and cutting edge state solutions. CSG offers eCademy programming on an array of policy topics--from education and health reform to transportation infrastructure funding, from grassroots movements influencing state policymaking to U.S. Supreme Court decisions affecting the laws of the states.
Tune In Tuesdays @ 2 … and WIN with CSG eCademy!
Tune in bimonthly to CSG eCademy Tuesdays at 2 p.m. ET for insightful webcast programming on a range of policy issues. Not only will you get policy insights you need … you may also win a free registration to CSG’s 2015 National Conference in Nashville, Tenn.!
For each eCademy session completed* between Feb. 1 and Oct. 31, employees of state and territorial governments will be entered into a drawing for a complimentary registration for the winner and one guest to the CSG 2015 National Conference, Dec. 10-13 in Nashville, Tenn. Two winners will be drawn and notified on Nov. 2, 2015.
*To successfully complete an eCademy session, participants must be
in attendance for at least 90 percent of the live broadcast. Individuals
who view archived/recorded sessions are not eligible for the drawing.
Risk Management Insurance Fundamentals
Oct. 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2 p.m. EDT
Free CSG eCademy Series in Partnership with the Griffith Foundation
What do autonomous vehicles, an aging population and cybersecurity have in common? These are all policy topics in which a basic knowledge of risk management and insurance can help state leaders make better policy decisions. In collaboration with the Griffith Foundation, The Council of State Governments will address these topics and more throughout a four-part webinar series designed to provide public policymakers with a greater understanding of risk management insurance through the lens of emerging issues. Participants in the series will walk away with a solid understanding of risk management and insurance fundamentals, property, casualty, life and health insurance, and insurance regulation and legislation. Attendees who participate in all four of the webinars will also receive a certificate of completion.
Risk Management and Insurance Fundamentals
Oct. 8, 2 p.m. EDT
Professor Conrad Ciccotello
• Risk management insurance basics
• Economic Issues related to insurance pricing
• Characteristics of the insurance product
• Insurance as a risk management technique
• Why insurance operations are regulated
Insurance Coverage: Property and Casualty
Oct. 15, 2 p.m. EDT
Professor David Pooser
• Personal auto
• Surplus lines market
• Workers compensation statutes method showing financial security
Life and Health Insurance
Oct. 22, 2 p.m. EDT
Professor James Carson
• Types of life insurance
• Introduction to annuities
• Health insurance plans
Insurance Regulation and Legislation
Oct. 29, 2 p.m. EDT
Professor David Russell
• Insurance regulation and the role of National Association of Insurance Commissioners
• Activities of insurance regulators
• State government insurance programs
• Market conduct and solvency regulation
• Insurance rate and form regulation
• Insurer licensing
• Issues around insurance fraud