About

About FICP

What is FICP?

With a history spanning nearly 60 years, Financial & Insurance Conference Planners (FICP®) provides access to education, experience and resources targeting the needs of financial services and insurance meeting planners from across North America. FICP offers first-rate conferences, symposia, virtual networking and educational opportunities to assist the development of high-caliber meeting planning professionals. These resources also serve to help meeting professionals increase their success and strategic value. FICP membership boasts a community of 1,500 planner professionals and hospitality partners and maintains a unique, balanced planner-to-hospitality partner ratio at all events. 

Learn more about the culture of FICP and read our Standards of Excellence and Professional Conduct to learn what makes our association and its membership unique.

FICP Is Raising the Bar

New for 2016, FICP, in conjunction with the Board of Directors and Hospitality Partner Advisory Committee, has revamped the vision, mission and brand statement for the association.

Download the new vision, mission and brand sheet here, or watch our video to learn more.

 

Vision
FICP’s vision is to amplify the positive impact and value of financial services and insurance industry meetings and events professionals.
Mission
FICP serves to strengthen our members through education, outreach and partnerships so that the positive impact and value of their work is fully recognized by both their organizations as well as the meetings and events industry.

Who We Are
FICP is a community of financial services and insurance industry meetings and events professionals dedicated to developing members, and advocating the positive impact and value of their work. We elevate the profession by leveraging partnerships and our members’ collective skills and experiences to create purposeful interactions for all stakeholders whose professional success is linked to our members’ work.

What's Next?

Our strategic objectives for the future include:

  • Continuing to grow increase participation by seasoned and emerging meeting professionals within the financial & insurance sectors
  • Positioning FICP as an influential organization of thought leaders in the meetings and events industry
  • Preparing meetings professionals to demonstrate their strategic value at their companies