Upcoming Meetings

20th Annual Meeting
June 6-8, 2018
Miami, FL, USA

Join the Weather Risk Management Association and its growing network of global weather risk professionals for two days of discussion, debate and dialogue in Miami!

REGISTER

 

Meeting Location
1545 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139, United States

Agenda
This dynamic event includes two networking events, multiple networking breaks, and sessions designed for open communication and collaboration. Please reference below for a preview of the meeting agenda.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018………Royal Palm South Beach Miami, 1545 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139
  • 2:00pm – 5:00pm……….WRMA Board of Directors Meeting
  • 5:30pm – 7:30pm……….Opening Reception / 2nd Annual Economics of Weather/Climate Conference Student Showcase
Thursday, June 7, 2018…………Royal Palm South Beach Miami, 1545 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139
  • 8:00am – 9:00am………….Check-in and Breakfast
  • 9:00am – 9:10am………….Welcome and Introductions: WRMA President Brad Hoggatt, MSI Guaranteed Weather
  • 9:10am – 10:00am………..How and To What Extent Can Public Policy Makers Influence Private Sector Companies to Invest in Climate Resilience?
  • 10:00am – 10:15am………Networking Coffee Break
  • 10:15am – 11:00am……….Recent High-Impact US Weather Event Round Table: The Future is Now, Risk Management in a Non-Stationary Environment
  • 11:00am – 12:00pm………Identifying and Mitigating Ocean Risk: Ubiquitous Challenges and Opportunities
  • 12:00pm – 1:30pm………..Lunch
  • 1:30pm – 3:00pm………….The Evolving Energy Landscape: State of the Market
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm………….WRMA’s 2nd Annual – The Economics of Weather Student Conference
  • 4:00pm – 4:15pm………….Networking Coffee Break
  • 4:15pm – 5:00pm………….International Weather Risk Roundup: Real-World Applications
  • 5:00pm – 5:30pm………….WRMA Business Session
  • 6:30pm – 9:00pm………….Reception – TBD
Friday, June 8, 2018…………Royal Palm South Beach Miami, 1545 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139
  • 8:00am – 9:00am…………..Breakfast
  • 9:00am – 10:00am ………..Demystifying Satellite Rainfall Products: Strengths, Weakness, and Comparisons with Traditional In-Situ Observations
  • 10:00am –10:30am………..Summer 2018 Forecast and Winter 2018/19 Early View
  • 10:30am – 11:00am……….Networking Coffee Break
  • 11:00am – 12:00pm……….Regulatory Update

 

Attendees:
An updated attendee list will be posted in the coming weeks.

Hotel Information:
To make a hotel reservation please call 1 (305) 604-5700 and mention WRMA or to book online please click here. *Group rate is available until May 15, 2018 and is subject to availability.

Sponsorship:
Support the mission of WRMA while promoting your company’s brand at WRMA’s 20th Annual Meeting in Miami, FL, USA. With our wide variety of sponsorship opportunities, your logo and marketing materials will be front and center to our global network of weather risk professionals. Most sponsorships include complimentary passes, so please reserve your level prior to registering. If you are interested in sponsoring the upcoming European Annual Meeting please contact David Bernstein.

See available sponsorship opportunities.