IMS 2017

Changing the Game | Nov. 15

The premier event for leaders, professionals and innovators returns to the Insurance Capital! The annual Summit showcases Connecticut's thought leadership and headliners of global renown. Learn More.

CT IFS Members


  • 2017 High School, Inc. Scholarship Campaign

    Hartford's public high school for insurance and financial services awards scholarships each year to stand-out students in its graduating class.  These awards support students as they go from the classroom to the boardroom and beyond!  Consider supporting this important effort.  Donate now.

  • Inaugural BBC: Resounding Success with 23 Student-Cohort

    CT IFS launched its first-ever Banking Boot Camp in Hartford with four Host Banks - CT IFS Member Companies Bank of America, KeyBank, People's United Bank and Webster Bank.  The students hailed from schools in and beyond Connecticut and enjoyed a jam-packed week for personal and professional development.  Learn more about the new program and what these students experienced!

  • Hartford Among Top 3 Up-and-Coming Places to Live

    Connecticut's capital city was recently highlighted by U.S. News & World Report among metro areas making enviable year-over-year strides in attracting new residents. Hartford is noted for its careers, earning potential and access to amenities like arts and entertainment.

IFS Snapshot

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Postings and Growth - KRAZOOM data sample; Employment - CT DOL


Connecticut's Insurance & Financial Services Cluster (CT IFS) was established in 2003 to foster cooperation and collaboration between business, academia and state government. The successful partnership continues to be a model for workforce development and economic development in the U.S.

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