Attendee List

Attendee List

Meeting Location

The Fall 2016 Meeting will be held at the La Cantera Resort in San Antonio, TX on December 9, 2016.

16641 La Cantera Pkwy
San Antonio, TX 78256

The meeting will be held in the Palo Duro Conference Room which is adjacent to the Resort Course Clubhouse. 


Start End Topic Speaker Organization
8:30 9:00 Breakfast    
9:00 9:15 Business Session Peter Quackenbush, FCAS, MAAA ACCC
9:15 10:15 Meteorology in P&C Insurance Paul Yura National Weather Service
10:15 10:30 Break    
10:30 11:30 Economic Scenario Generators & Negative Interest Rates Mario DiCaro, FCAS, CERA Tokio Marine HCC
11:30 12:45 Lunch    
12:45 1:45 Professionalism - Who Wants to be an Actuary? Scott Merkord, FCAS, MAAA USAA
1:45 2:00 Break    
2:00 3:15 Exploring Advanced Analytics Solutions in Pricing Serhat Guven, FCAS, MAAA Willis Towers Watson

Post-Conference Reception

Following the conference, there will be a cocktail reception held at the hotel sponsored by DW Simpson. Everyone is welcome to attend to network and meet with other actuaries working within the SWAF geographical area.

Lodging Information

At the moment, there is no pre-arranged block of rooms.


Free, uncovered parking is available at the hotel.


There will be a light morning breakfast snack consisting of breakfast breads, muffins and assorted pastries along with a buffet lunch. Please list any special dietary considerations on the attendee's registration form.

Registration Information

Attendees may register and pay via this website. Payments with credit card or bank transfer can be made using PayPal. 

There is a $5 discount for paying with paper check. Please make paper checks payable to Southwest Actuarial Forum.

Mail checks to:

Jessica Goulet
18508 Rustling Ridge
San Antonio, TX  78259