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GI Lifelong Learning Committee (GILL)

GILL is responsible to the GI Board for all matters relating to CPD being undertaken by the GI Practice Area and development of the IFoA’s annual offering of GI conferences and seminars, including the flagship GIRO conference.

The GI Lifelong Learning Committee (GILL) has key objectives for the 2019/20 session, and these include:

  • Ensuring CPD is of high quality and covers a range of topics for various levels of understanding (beginner, intermediate and high) and is provided in practical locations
  • Considering new and innovative ways of CPD not reliant on physical location

Membership of GILL Committee:

  • Catherine Drummond (Chair)
  • Peter Moore (Deputy Chair)
  • Christian Bird
  • Ashley Chalk
  • Laura Curtis
  • Laurie Deans
  • Rachel Haldane
  • Amit Parmar
  • Ajay Shah
  • Richard Williams
  • Caroline Yeomans

The GILL Committee operates within a Terms of Reference and supports the IFoA's Council in the delivery of it's corporate strategy.

How to join the General Insurance Lifelong Learning Committee (GILL)

All volunteer opportunities arising for the Board and its sub-committees are advertised on our volunteer vacancies web page.  Further information for volunteers, including tips on how to chair a meeting, can be found in the Volunteer Information Pack (VIP).

Watch video recordings of selected sessions from GIRO Conference 2019

For those who could not attend GIRO 2019, we are pleased to offer recordings of some of the sessions which are available to purchase, download and view from your device. Find out more.

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Contact Details

If you have any questions about a practice area, its working parties, Member Interest Groups or Board and sub-committees, please contact the Communities Team:

professional.communities@actuaries.org.uk

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Events calendar

  • Autumn Lecture 2020: Professor Elroy Dimson

    Online webinar
    14 October 2020

    Spaces available

    Many individuals and institutions have a long-term focus, and invest funds for the benefit of future generations. Their strategy should reflect their long horizon. University endowments are one of the oldest classes of institutional investor, and I will present the first study of the management of these endowments over the very long term.

  • GIRO Conference 2020 Webinar Series

    Available to watch globally in November.
    02-13 November 2020
    Spaces available

    This year's GIRO has been re-designed as a virtual conference to offer members and non-members the opportunity to get up to date content from leading experts in the general insurance field via online webinars. All sessions will be recorded and made available to purchase and re-watch post-event on the IFoA's GI Online Learning Resource area.

  • Life Conference 2020 Webinar Series

    Online
    16 November 2020 - 27 November 2020

    Spaces available

    This year's Life Conference has been re-designed as a virtual conference to offer members and non-members the opportunity to get up to date content from leading experts in the life insurance field via online webinars. All sessions will be recorded and made available to purchase and re-watch post-event on the IFoA's website.

  • Spaces available

    The webinar will discuss the challenges and opportunities schemes face in evaluating end game options, choosing a target state and understanding the impact this strategic decision could have on member outcomes long after the “end state” is reached. Adolfo, Kevin and Rhian bring over 60 years of experience in the industry and a variety of perspectives as scheme actuary, covenant adviser, trustee, de-risking adviser and insurer.

  • Spaces available

    Cash-flow driven investing is a game-changer for DB pension funds navigating their end-game. Suitable for sponsors who want to reduce risks on their balance sheets. And for trustees, it shifts the focus to providing greater certainty of returns, managing funding level volatility and ensuring they have enough income to pay cash-flow requirements.

  • Spaces available

    The talk will provide an understanding of the priorities and relationships between deficit reduction contributions, in the context of wider scheme funding, and different types of value outflow from the employer based on the working party’s recently published report.