Design & Pricing Seminars

MATE Seminars will offer two seminar preparation sessions for the Fall 2019 Design & Pricing exam

The Chicago, Illinois session will be held September 3-6 at the Hyatt Regency.

The seminar schedule is as follows:

Tue, Sep 3 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wed, Sep 4: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thu, Sep 5: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fri, Sep 6: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Denver, Colorado session will be held September 23-26 at the Homewood Suites Denver Downtown Convention Center.

The seminar schedule is as follows:

Mon, Sep 23: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tue, Sep 24: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wed, Sep 25: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thu, Sep 26: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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You can register on this site by purchasing either the seminar alone or the everything package, which offers a reduced rate when also purchasing the study manual and note cards.

You may also register by mailing us a check and a registration form.

A 40% discount is available if your employer does not pay for seminars or reimburse you if you pass the exam. Please contact us for the coupon code to receive this discount.

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Dustin Conrad

Author and Instructor

Dustin has a vast array of work experience including benefits consulting, health insurance actuarial roles, experimental design statistician, and a university instructor.  Dustin enjoys discussing how math and models combine to explain occurrences in our everyday world. He has earned a master’s degree in the fields of Actuarial Science and Statistics.  He is in his second year of teaching with MATE Seminars, and teaches all three of our Group and Health seminars.

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What the Seminar Offers

◊ The focus is on exam-type questions, with the primary emphasis being on math questions

◊ A large set of practice problems is provided, including both original problems and exam problems from past FSA exams that apply to the current syllabus

◊ The instructor offers his support for the entire exam season, by being available to discuss questions that arise before and after the seminar

◊ An explanation of how exams are graded

◊ Suggestions on successfully preparing for the exam and answering the different types of exam questions

◊ A review of the case study and all syllabus readings

◊ Summary lists of past exam questions, indicating the source of the SOA’s illustrative solution

◊ Non-math questions from past FSA exams are listed in the seminar outline provided, to illustrate topics that have been tested in the past and how those questions were worded