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Registration Is Now Open for the 2015 IRMI Emmett J Vaughan Agribusiness Conference in Richmond, Virginia

Release Date: May 3, 2015

Dallas, TX, May 4, 2015—International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI®), is now accepting registrations for the IRMI Emmett J Vaughan Agribusiness Conference to be held August 24–25, 2015, in Richmond, Virginia. This is the third of the four 2015 Agribusiness Conferences.

The Conference is designed for those who must understand, mitigate, or insure farm and agribusiness exposures. Participants can attend the classes leading to the Agribusiness and Farm Insurance Specialist (AFIS™) certification or attend breakout sessions for advanced knowledge and certification renewal. Register and learn more, or call (800) 827–4242.

The AFIS certification is the insurance industry’s only insurance certification for those who serve the farm and agribusiness communities. Nearly 1,900 people have earned the AFIS certification, and another 1,400 are in the process of completing its requirements. Participants in the AFIS program may join the AFIS LinkedIn group.

About IRMI

Since 1978, International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI), has been the premier authority and educator for risk management, insurance, and legal professionals. IRMI simplifies the management of risk by publishing resources for technical content and providing continuing education, certifications, and conferences. For more information, visit

Amanda Beasley
(800) 827–4242