As 2012 beckons, odds are that somewhere on the calendar will be an off-site conference for you to attend. During their careers, claim professionals will likely attend many business conferences and meetings. These may be training programs customized just for the employees of a particular insurer or third-party administrator (TPA). They could be industry events, such as local or state claim conventions. On a national scale, claims professionals can choose among the ACE Conference, RIMS, PLRB, and the like. Additionally, legal groups—such as Defense Research Institute, American Law Firm Association, and the International Legal Network—as well as defense law firms host events and symposia about legal developments and topics germane to claim professionals. Further, continuing education may even be part of the adjuster’s goals and professional development plan.

While climbing the corporate claims ladder, the opportunity to attend conferences may increase. Companies have invested in seasoned individuals. Plus, it helps to have company leadership set an example in terms of professional growth and development. While budget constraints are an ever-present reality, so is the attending of conferences.

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