June 3-6, 2012. The Insurance Accounting & Systems Association, Incorporated (IASA) believes in “progress through sharing knowledge”. IASA is one of the insurance industry’s largest and most well represented trade associations. Members include insurance companies of all types (Property & Casualty, Life, Health, Fraternal, HMO and others), as well as companies serving the insurance industry, regulators and organizations broadly representative of the financial services industry, including banks and investment brokerage firms. Their aim was “to initiate and facilitate the exchange of educational information and ideas among insurance related professionals to enhance the effectiveness of these individuals, their employers and the financial services industry as a whole”. Which basically means creating conditions under which more people will buy more insurance. Now if, which of course God forbid, anything should ever happen to you….