Call for speakers

Call for speakers and topics

Health and Care Conference 2015

6-8 May 2015

Grand Harbour Hotel Southampton


The Health and Care conference offers a wide-ranging programme, covering all areas of interest to insurance industry professionals..If you have ideas for content or speakers to form the workshop programme for this year's conference, then we’d love to hear from you. The committee is looking for dynamic and entertaining speakers with thought-provoking discussion and debate. We are particularly keen to accept submissions from working parties, where there is a speaker from more than one company presenting, speakers from direct insurers and people outside the profession.

Key topics throughout the Conference will be:

• products
• customer engagement
• distribution
• risk discrimination
• business/professionalism skills
• underwriting and claims
• regulation/reporting
• capital/risk management
• welfare reform
• social care reform
• medical advances/NHS
• the impact of technology and data on our industry
• overseas markets
• working parties
• underwritten annuities

Closing date for submissions: Friday 31 October 2014

Submit your proposal now


Mortality and Longevity Seminar 2015

29 January 2015, Royal College of Physicians, London

The seminar programme is being developed to appeal to life and pensions actuaries eager to learn about the latest developments and current ‘hot topics’ in mortality and longevity.  Sessions will be designed to be accessible to delegates with a broad range of prior knowledge and experience, and to have a practical or business focus.

The committee is looking for dynamic and entertaining speakers to lead thought-provoking sessions ranging from informative through to discussion and debate.  If you have ideas for content or speakers for the programme, then we’d love to hear from you.  

Key themes for the Seminar will include:

•             Topical updates, including emerging insights from the latest research

•             Understanding, modelling and quantifying longevity risk

•             The implications and challenges for longevity insurance in the new world of retirement finance options

•             Prospects for future life expectancy

If you wish to submit a proposal, please email Waleed Soliman

Closing date for submissions:  Friday 7 November 2014 

IFoA Events 2015

We are currently planning our event programme for the Spring and Autumn 2015. Please use the suggestion form to submit your proposal.  The more detail you can give about your proposed session, the more it will help with the selection process.  If you have any questions please contact the Event Management Team.

  • Have you seen a really inspirational or informative presentation?
  • Do you want to recommend a topic area for a future event?
  • Would you and a colleague like to deliver a workshop at a conference?

If you would like to propose a topic, speaker or workshop for a future event or Conference, we want to hear from you.