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Evolving Data Management – The Difference Maker for Your Bottom Line

April 27-28, 2015 Philadelphia, PA

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Join us in Philadelphia, April 27-28, 2015, for our annual industry gathering of insurance data management professionals.  Be a part of this community, connect with colleagues, build new relationships and learn from industry experts at the IDMA 2015 Annual Meeting and Seminar—“Evolving Data Management – The Difference Maker for Your Bottom Line.”

For exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities please contact Farouk Yassine, IDMA Executive Director, at (201) 469-3069 or

To view details on our 2015 Annual Meeting & Seminar, click here.


Are you interested in hosting an IDMA Training Workshop at your company site or at your industry event? 

IDMA offers six One-Day Training Workshops geared towards insurance industry professionals: Data Management for Insurance Professionals (DMIP), Insurance Data Quality (IDQ), Tools for Managing Data Effectively (TMDE), Data Governance and Stewardship (DG&S), Enterprise Data Management (EDM), and a sixth workshop, Claims Data Management (CDM), which is currently under development.

All these workshops include practical discussions and case studies for interactive participation.

Our workshops can be offered in conjunction with industry events at the invitation of the event sponsors or they can be requested by individual companies who agree to certain easy to-meet terms. Workshops can be abbreviated and customized to suit individual company requirements. For cost, sample agendas, and additional information, please contact Farouk Yassine at (201) 469-3069 or


IDMA currently has three active chapters in the United States: The Chicago Metro Chapter (Midwest Chapter); The New England Chapter; and The New York / New Jersey Metro Chapter.

IDMA Chapters meetings attendees find these meeting very valuable for content and networking as they address similar data management challenges.  If you are interested in hosting an IDMA regional chapter meeting or starting a new chapter in your area, please contact Farouk Yassine at (201) 469-3069 or
For additional information on IDMA chapters and meeting dates, click here.

Gartner BI & Analytics Summit 2015 – Las Vegas, NV, March 30 - April 1
Register using priority code GARTIDMA and save up to $300 of your conference registration fee.  For additional information on this conference, click here.

Enterprise Data World 2015 Conference – Washington DC, March 29 - April 3
Register using coupon code IDMA and save up to $200 off registration options over $1,000 or $50 off registration options under $1,000. For additional information on this conference, click here.

Analytics for Insurance, USA 2015 – Chicago, IL, March 25-26
Register using discount code IDMA300 and save $300 off of your registration fee.  For additional information on this conference, click here.

IDMA Mission Statement

The Insurance Data Management Association, Inc. (IDMA) is an independent, non-profit, professional learned association dedicated to increasing the level of professionalism, knowledge, and visibility of insurance data management.

Value Proposition

With every advance in technology, the value of data increases. Evolving and new technologies make sharing data fairly simple, but if bad information moves through a process, the costs grow exponentially at each step. Data must be managed to ensure quality, to ensure maximum benefit to the organization. If Senior Managers receive bad data, how can they properly manage? If Marketing receives incorrect information, the dollar value of lost opportunities can only be guessed. In the realm of regulatory or statutory reporting, bad data may create a liability for your organization. All of the Actuarial, Claims, Compliance, Finance, and Information Technology functions need reliable data to work with. The data manager's function is to provide other managers with the information they need to fulfill their role.

General Information Value to Actuaries Value to Marketing
Value to Senior Management Value to Claims Value to Statistical and Regulatory Reporting
Value to Compliance/ Government Value to Finance Value to Underwriting
Relations and Regulators Value to Information Technology

Education Value
Important Dates
Facilitators Guide IDMA Exam Dates
Data Management for Insurance Professionals

IDMA 2014 Annual Meeting and Seminar

IDMA One-Day Training Workshops  

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