Events & Webinars

April 19, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (Eastern)

April Apex Discussion Series - Actuarial 101 for Self-Insureds

Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern (1:00 p.m. Central)

Registration is open for our April APEX Webinar.

Join Pinnacle Consultants Zach Brogadir and Nick Alicea as they explain the importance of IBNR for self-insurance programs and discuss the most common methodology and terminology used in an actuarial analysis.

We encourage interaction with our presenters; please feel free to submit questions before the webinar to: We will address them during the presentation as time allows. You will also have the ability to submit questions in "real-time" during the session.

This webinar may qualify for up to 1 hour of continuing education.


Zachary T. Brogadir, FCAS, MAAA, is a Consulting Actuary with Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, Inc. in the firm’s Chicago, Illinois office. He has over seven years of actuarial experience in the property/casualty insurance industry. His experience includes the analysis of unpaid claim liabilities, ratemaking/funding indications and predictive analytics for a variety of personal and commercial lines of business. Mr. Brogadir works closely with a wide variety of clients including captive insurance companies, self-insurance programs, government insurance programs and insurers of all sizes. 

Nicholas E. Alicea, ACAS, MAAA, is a Consulting Actuary with Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, Inc. in the Atlanta, Georgia office. He has worked in the property/casualty insurance industry since 2011. Mr. Alicea has considerable experience in assignments involving Loss Reserving, Rate Filings, Funding Studies, Loss Cost Projections, and Risk Margin Calculations. He has contributed on loss reserve analyses involving personal property insurers writing homeowners and dwelling fire coverage as well as multi-line companies writing commercial multi-peril, workers’ compensation, auto liability, and auto physical damage coverage among others. He also assists in developing rate indications and preparing filings for submission.

Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, Inc. offers webinars to provide relevant, thought-provoking and practical ideas and information on current issues in the insurance and financial services industries. Pinnacle's monthly APEX Discussion Series presentations are typically available on the third Thursday of each month at 2 p.m. ET free of charge. Participants may submit questions electronically during the sessions.

About Pinnacle
Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, Inc. is an independent actuarial and management consulting firm that’s large enough to provide a wealth of expertise and world-class solutions—yet small enough to be flexible, timely and cost-effective. Owned by our professional staff, Pinnacle ranks among the largest property-casualty actuarial firms in North America. Our Commitment Beyond Numbers philosophy is built on four foundational pillars, empathetic customer service, superior communication, expertise and better business decisions, that guide us to find the right solutions for our clients.


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