Risk. Managed.

  • Get ahead of the curve .
  • April 27-30 .
  • Miami Beach, Fl
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why attend

Join us at Exceedance 2015 to explore how we are driving excellence in model science, research, and development, innovating solutions to expand your reach into new markets, and pushing the boundaries to help you better understand non-modeled risk.

04

days

Engage with the industry’s top leaders, modelers, and innovators in four action-packed days of exploration, investigation, networking, and fun

60+

sessions

Choose from more than 60 sessions on model science, strategy, and applications

100+

experts

Dive deep into RMS model science and technology as you interact with more than 100 RMS experts

1:1

opportunities

Meet with us to explore how we can help you stay ahead with excellence in service, support, and solutions

speakers

Speakers

Stay tuned for more information as new speakers are added to the agenda. Interested in speaking at Exceedance? Click here!

agenda

Agenda

Join us at Exceedance 2015 and learn how RMS solutions equip you with the advanced skills and understanding to keep you ahead of the curve.

  • 6:00 aM – 7:30 PM Registration Luster Gallerie
  • 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM Pre-Conference Activity:
    Normandy Shores Golf Club
    Offsite
  • Experience Normandy Shores Golf Club, located on a secluded island in Biscayne Bay, for an enjoyable day of golf. Both novice and pro are welcome.

    Registration will be granted on a first come, first served basis and space is limited. Pre-conference activities are an additional charge and overlap in time; please limit one activity per person. To register for this activity, please select the pre-conference option during the Exceedance registration process.

    Please meet in the Fontainebleau Luster Gallery.

    This package includes:
    – 18-hole of golf with cart included
    – Range balls
    – Grab-and-go breakfast
    – Lunch
    – Transportation to and from Normandy Shores Golf Club

  • 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Pre-Conference Activity:
    Airboat in Everglades
    Offsite
  • Kick off your Exceedance experience and explore the Everglades on this 2-hour airboat tour. You'll experience the world¹s most diverse animals and vegetation through sawgrass mangroves in shallow waters.

    Registration will be granted on a first come, first served basis and space is limited. Pre-conference activities are an additional charge and overlap in time; please limit one activity per person. To register for this activity, please select the pre-conference option during the Exceedance registration process.

    Please meet in the Fontainebleau Luster Gallery.

    This package includes:
    – 2 hour tour
    – Grab-and-go breakfast
    – Lunch
    – Transportation to and from Airboat in Everglades tour

  • 5:30 pm – 7:30 PM Exceedance 2015 Welcome Reception Fontainebleau Pool Area
  • 7:00 AM – 8:45 AM Networking Breakfast Sparkle Ballroom
  • 7:00 AM – 5:30 PM LAB OPEN Sparkle Ballroom
  • 7:00 AM – 5:30 PM Registration Luster Gallerie
  • 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM General Session Glitter Ballroom
  • 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM AM Break Location TBD
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM Breakout Sessions Location TBD
  • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch in The Lab Sparkle Ballroom
  • 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM Breakout Sessions Location TBD
  • 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM PM Break Location TBD
  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Exceedance Evening Reception The Lab @ Sparkle Ballroom
  • 7:00 AM – 8:45 AM Networking Breakfast Sparkle Ballroom
  • 7:00 AM – 4:30 PM LAB OPEN Sparkle Ballroom
  • 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Registration Luster Gallerie
  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM General Session Glitter Ballroom
  • 10:00 AM – 10:15 AM AM Break Location TBD
  • 10:15 AM – 11:45 AM Breakout Sessions Location TBD
  • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch in The Lab Sparkle Ballroom
  • 2:00 PM – 4:15 PM Breakout Sessions Location TBD
  • 4:15 PM - 4:30 PM PM Break Location TBD
  • 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM General Session Glitter Ballroom
  • 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM EP - Exceedance Party LIV Nightclub
  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Networking Breakfast Sparkle Ballroom
  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM LAB OPEN Sparkle Ballroom
  • 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Registration Luster Gallerie
  • 10:00 AM – 12:15 PM Breakout Sessions Location TBD
  • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch To Go Throughout the Conference
tracks

Tracks

Dive in to more than 60 sessions on RMS model science, emerging risks, the ILS market, modeling fundamentals, and more. And get ready to get hands-on and meet the experts in The Lab.

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venue

Venue

Situated in the heart of Millionaire's Row, the Fontainebleau is one of the most historically significant luxury hotels on Miami Beach, and one of the world’s most dynamic destination resorts.

travel info

Travel Info

The Fontainebleau Miami Beach is approximately 12 miles from Miami International Airport (MIA) and approximately 28 miles from Fort Lauderdale International Airport (FLL).

faq

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When is Exceedance 2015?
    • Exceedance 2015 begins on Monday, April 27, and ends on Thursday, April 30. Sessions begin first thing on Tuesday, April 28 and continue through Thursday morning.

  • What conference discounts are available?
    • Organizations bringing between 5 and 9 paid attendees receive a $400.00 discount off the full online registration fee for each attendee.

      Organizations bringing between 10 and 19 paid attendees receive a $450.00 discount off the full online registration fee for each attendee.

      Organizations bringing between 20 and 29 paid attendees receive a $500.00 discount off the full online registration fee for each attendee.

      Organizations bringing 30+ paid attendees will receive a registration rate of $999.00 for each attendee.

      All group discount refunds will be processed after the close of online registration on April 14, 2015.

      Those within official government organizations are eligible to attend at the Early Bird registration rate of $1450.00 regardless of the time of registration.

      For any questions on the above discounts, please contact the Exceedance registration team at registration2015@exceedance.com or call 1-866-446-7725.

  • What if I need to change my reservation or attendees before the conference?
    • You can make changes to your registration through the online registration portal until April 14, 2015. Please contact our Exceedance registration team at registration2015@exceedance.com if you have questions or require assistance.

  • Can you provide a letter of justification to support my conference attendance?
    • If your management team requires a justification letter for Exceedance 2015, you can download a customizable letter of justification that outlines the reasons why your attendance will be a worthwhile investment for your company.

  • When will onsite conference check-in open?
    • You can pick up your name badge and conference materials starting the evening of Sunday, April 26. Please check back for more details closer to the event.

  • What is the attire?
    • Pre-conference activities are casual dress unless otherwise indicated. All daytime conference sessions and activities are business casual. Evening events are business casual or festive cocktail attire.

  • Is there an app for Exceedance 2015?
    • Yes, we will have a mobile conference application available to all attendees. Please stay tuned and check back on our conference website for more details closer to the event.

  • Is there a hashtag for Exceedance 2015?
    • Yes! Look for and use #Exceedance in tweets and other social posts.

  • What if I need to cancel my registration to Exceedance?
    • A full refund will be given for all written cancellations made by April 1, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. via email to registration2015@exceedance.com. Written cancellations received after 5:00 p.m. PDT on April 1, 2015 will be refunded with the deduction of a $350.00 (USD) administrative fee. No refunds will be given for cancellations received after April 14, 2015.

  • Hotel and Travel

  • Where is Exceedance 2015?
    • Exceedance 2015 will be held at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach. Situated on oceanfront Collins Avenue in the heart of Millionaire's Row, Fontainebleau Miami Beach is one of the most historically and architecturally significant hotels on Miami Beach. Fontainebleau today reinvents the original vision of legendary architect Morris Lapidus – a stage where everyone plays their unique part. At Fontainebleau, striking design, contemporary art, music, fashion and technology merge into a vibrant new kind of guest experience.

      Fontainebleau Miami Beach
      4441 Collins Avenue
      Miami Beach, FL 33140 USA

      Please reserve your room during the Exceedance registration process.

      Hotel Property

      Map: http://www.fontainebleau.com/web/all_promotions/property_map

      Hotel Brochure: http://www.fontainebleau.com/web/all_promotions/famously_iconic

  • Does the conference hotel offer a discounted room rate?
    • Yes, please reserve your room at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach during the Exceedance registration process and lock in our special discounted rate of $299.00/night (plus taxes and fees). If you wish to add your hotel stay at a later date, you can return to the registration site to do so (additional fees may apply). Note that this offer is only valid while rooms are available within our conference room block.

  • Over which dates is the room rate discount valid?
    • The Fontainebleau Miami Beach will honor the Exceedance 2015 room rate from Saturday, April 25 through Thursday, April 30, subject to availability.

  • When should I arrive?
    • We suggest that you arrive by 5:30pm ET on Monday, April 27, as there is a Welcome Reception this evening and sessions begin first thing on Tuesday, April 28. If you are joining us for any pre-conference activities, you may wish to arrive on Sunday, April 26 to settle in.

  • What is the easiest way to get to the conference from the airport? Do I need a rental car?
    • The Fontainebleau Miami Beach is approximately 12 miles from Miami International Airport (MIA) and approximately 28 miles from Fort Lauderdale International Airport (FLL).

      Estimated transportation fares are as follows:

      MIA –
      Taxi: $34.00 (one-way)

      FLL –
      Taxi: $75.00 – 80.00 (one-way)

      We do not recommend a rental car unless you plan to travel around Miami outside of the conference Click here for more information.

  • Is parking included?
    • Parking is not included. Valet parking at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach is $39.00/day plus tax, with in-and-out privileges. Oversize vehicle parking is available at a rate of $69.00/dayplux tax.

  • Meals and Entertainment

  • Are meals provided?
    • Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are provided to all attendees throughout the conference (April 28 – 30). Some meals are also included for pre-conference activities (April 27). Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, and/or dinner, will be served at the RMS-sponsored evening functions April 27 – 29. Please indicate any special dietary requirements during registration. Meals or snacks outside of the conference and sponsored functions listed in the agenda are at the attendee's expense.

  • Can I bring a guest to the evening functions, and is there an additional fee?
    • Guests are welcome at the Exceedance Party scheduled on April 29. A guest pass for the evening function can be purchased for $250.00 during registration. Unless otherwise noted, conference attendance is limited to conference participants only.

  • Can I stay at LIV nightclub after the Exceedance Party comes to a close?
    • Exceedance attendees are being offered a special cover charge for LIV nightclub after the Exceedance party is over. If you wish to continue your night at LIV, you will exit and be queued in a VIP line where you will pay a $20 cover charge for re-entry (normally $80 and up cover charge).

  • Is there an age requirement to attend Exceedance 2015?
    • You must be at least 18 years of age to attend Exceedance 2015. If members of your traveling party are under this age and childcare is needed, the Fontainebleau Miami beach offers a variety of childcare options including their FB Kids program and babysitting services.

      Babysitting Services:

      Fontainebleau is pleased to offer babysitting services for our guests seven days a week. All babysitters have experience working with children and are Level 2 background screened.

      FB KIDS

      At FB KIDS, children ages 4 through 12 create daily journeys focusing on their unique interests. Daily activities include games & teambuilding, scavenger hunts, sport skills, drama, art, music & movement and more. Each day begins with children “Creating their Canvas.” The Kids and their Adventure Guide take inspiration as they unveil the theme of the day on a canvas they co create with a variety of artistic tools to express their imagination.

      On Fridays and Saturdays, Fontainebleau also offers a Kids Night Out program where children can watch movies that enables their imagination to soar and play games with other kids.

  • Are pets allowed at Exceedance 2015?
    • No, not at the conference, but yes, the Fontainebleau Miami Beach is a pet friendly hotel. Recently rated four paws by distinguished pets, Fontainebleau Miami Beach is the ultimate South Beach location for visiting four legged friends and their companions. Pampered pets and their adoring owners enjoy spacious rooms, tail-wagging amenities including a complimentary dog tag with “if found return to” information, and an on premise ocean-side park.

  • I have additional questions about Exceedance 2015. Whom should I contact?
    • Prior to the start of Exceedance 2015, a member of our registration team will be available to assist you.

      Exceedance 2015 Registration Team:

      Email:registration2015@exceedance.com

      Toll Free: +1 866-446-7725

      International: +1 415-446-7725

      Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. PDT

      If you are interested in speaking at Exceedance 2015, please contact Callforspeakers@rms.com

contact

Contact us

7575 Gateway Boulevard, Newark, California 94560
Toll Free: +1-866-446-7725

registration2015@exceedance.com