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Agency Universe
Independent Agents Hold Tight to Market Share

Independent agents continue to dominate commercial lines while rivaling direct response writers and captive carriers in personal lines business, according to the 21st annual Big “I” Market Share Report.   MORE...

Agents Council for Technology
ACT Release Cyber Security Guide

The Agents Council for Technology just released the ‘Agency Cyber Guide 1.0', a complete response to cyber regulations set by the New York Department of Financial Services, Gramm-Leach-Bliley and the NAIC.    MORE...

On the Hill
Senators Introduce Bipartisan NFIP Bill

Last week, Sens. Michael Crapo (R-Idaho) and Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) introduced the “National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Reauthorization Act of 2017.” The bill would reauthorize the NFIP for six years. The number one priority of the Big “I” is timely reauthorization of the NFIP and the Big “I” supports the bill as introduced.   MORE...

On the Hill
International Insurance Agreement Moves Forward

The Trump Administration has announced that it will support a deal on international insurance regulation between the U.S. and the European Union (EU) brokered in the final days of the Obama Administration.  MORE...

Connect With Agents

Meetings & Events
Big “I” Fall Leadership Conference  MORE...

Young Agents
Get to Know the Next Generation of Decisions Makers   MORE...

Big "I" News

Communications
Big “I” Announces Leadership Changes  MORE...

Trusted Choice®
Trusted Choice Announces New Executive Director   MORE...

Diversity
Diversity Right Start Training Series Kicks Off   MORE...

Trusted Choice®
Make-A-Wish, BuzzFeed and MeasureUp  MORE...

Education
The Value of the Big “I” Virtual University  MORE...

Best Practices
Best Practices to Release 2017 Study Update  MORE...

A Round of Applause...

IA Magazine
Independent Agent Wins IMCA Honors  MORE...

InVEST®
InVEST Announces Scholarship Winners  MORE...

Calendar:

2017

 
September
 

Big "I" Fall Leadership Conference
Sept. 6-10
Chicago, Illinois

InVEST
Sept. 6-7

Big "I" Education Convocation
Sept. 6-8

ACT Meeting
Sept. 7-9

Young Agents Leadership Institute
Sept. 8-9 

Future One Meeting
Sept. 8

Diversity Task Force Meeting
(in conjunction with the Diversity Inclusion Institute Conference) 
Sept.  18-19
Chicago, Illinois

November

Trusted Choice
November 15-16
Alexandria, VA  

2018

 
January
  

Big "I" Winter Meeting
Rancho Mirage, California
Jan. 17- Jan. 21

March

ACT Meetings (with EZLynx Conference)
San Diego, CA
March 13-14


April

Big "I" Legislative Conference
Washington, D.C. 
April 18-20  

August
 
Big "I" Fall Leadership Conference
Springfield, MA
Aug. 21-25
 
 
September
 
ACT Meeting (with NetVU)
Nashville, TN 
Sept. 14-15
 


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