2002 Seminar on Ratemaking General Information  

The fee for the seminar is $600 ($950 Canadian) for active candidates, Associates, and Fellows of the Casualty Actuarial Society. An active candidate of the CAS is defined as one who has attempted at least one actuarial exam in the last two calendar years. Registrations from non-CAS members are welcome and encouraged. The fee for this category is $700 ($1,106 Canadian). Government employees will be offered a 50 percent discounted fee.

The registration fee covers a light welcome reception on Wednesday, breakfast and breaks on Thursday and Friday, Thursday's lunch and reception, and all materials.

Due to limited space and anticipated demand, you are urged to register as soon as possible. Registrations received after February 15, 2002, will be subject to a $50 late fee. The CAS Office staff will send a confirmation by regular mail to all registrants.

Registration fees will be refunded for cancellations received by February 27, 2002, at the CAS Office, less a $50 ($83 Canadian) processing fee. Only written cancellations will be honored. Faxed cancellation requests will be accepted at (703) 276-3108.

The 2002 Seminar on Ratemaking will be held at:The Tampa Marriott Waterside

The Tampa Marriott Waterside
700 South Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 221-4900
Fax: (813) 221-0923

A limited number of rooms have been reserved for the evenings of March 6-8, 2002. Rates are $169 for a single or double room. Please call the hotel directly at (813) 221-4900 to make your reservation. Hotel reservations must be made by February 12, 2002. Be sure to mention that you are attending the Casualty Actuarial Society Ratemaking Seminar to receive the special rate.

Please note that one night's room and tax will be charged to your credit card as a deposit when you make your reservation. Reservation cancellations will be accepted up until 6:00 p.m. on the date of the reservation without penalty. Check-in is at 4:00 p.m. and check-out is at 12:00 noon. Late checkouts will be handled on a case by case basis per request. If you believe you will need a late check-out, it is recommended that you make the request during check-in.

Delta Air Lines, the designated carrier for the Ratemaking Seminar, is offering discounted airfares to all seminar attendees. To take advantage of the reduced fare, please call Delta Air Lines at (800) 241-6760 and refer to file number DMN169223A.

The Tampa Marriott Waterside is approximately 10 minutes from Tampa International Airport. The Super Shuttle limo service is available at the airport for $10 one way and $18 round trip to the hotel. Advanced notice reservations are recommended but not required. To contact Super Shuttle, call (727) 572-1111 or (800) 282-6817. Cab fare from Tampa International Airport to Tampa Marriott Waterside is approximately $14.

Business casual attire is suggested for all sessions, as well as the receptions on Wednesday and Thursday evenings. Since meeting room temperatures vary, it is recommended that you bring a sweater or jacket to the sessions.

For additional information on this seminar or other CAS opportunities, contact the CAS Office at (703) 276-3100, or visit our Web site at www.casact.org/education/ratesem/2002/.

For more information about Tampa, visit the city's Web site at www.visittampabay.com. For information on the Tampa Marriott Waterside, please visit www.marriotthotels.com and search "Tampa Marriott Waterside" under Express Locator.


For information on exhibiting at the 2002 Seminar on Ratemaking, please contact Emily Monacell at (703) 276-3100 or emonacell@casact.org.

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