Have an attendance code? Sign In to enter it. This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors James Lynch James Lynch, FCAS MAAA, is chief actuary and vice president of research and education at the Insurance Information Institute. He joined the I.I.I. in 2014.Jim has more than 20 years of experience in property/casualty insurance, including executive positions at QBE the Americas and White Mountains Reinsurance of America. Before working in insurance, Jim was a journalist, spending seven years at The Miami Herald. He is a fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society and serves on its board of directors. He is a member of the American Academy of Actuaries. Steven Weisbart Steven N. Weisbart is senior vice president and chief economist for the Insurance Information Institute. Dr. Weisbart oversees the Institute's program of economic research and analysis, preparing studies in support of the organization's communications mission, speaking to media and conducting briefings for member companies, industry organizations and public policymakers. A specialist in annuities, pensions, and life, disability and long-term care insurance, Dr. Weisbart frequently also makes presentations on property/casualty issues to industry audiences as well as legislative forums.Since joining the I.I.I. in 2005, Dr. Weisbart has authored several significant research papers and articles on a variety of insurance issues, including the threat of an avian flu pandemic and the effect of the aging U.S. population on the property/casualty insurance industry.Dr. Weisbart has authored and co-authored four books as well as papers that have appeared in numerous publications, including the Journal of Risk and Insurance, the Journal of Financial Service Professionals (where he was previously an Associate Editor), the CPCU Journal, The Geneva Reports, and Best's Review. Currently he serves on the editorial board of the Risk Management and Insurance Review.Dr. Weisbart has taught as an adjunct professor at the School of Risk Management, Insurance, and Actuarial Science in the Tobin College of Business at St. John's University.