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Professionalism Lecture Series 2017-2018

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Professionalism Lecture Series 2017-2018, Institute and Faculty of Actuaries

Launched in 2017, our programme is designed to promote debate around the importance of professionalism, and the role of professionals, including actuaries and others, across the financial services industry. I encourage you to join the debate and please highlight this to other professionals. 

 

Marjorie NgwenyaBased in South Africa, I am proud to have been the first internationally based President of the IFoA.   As such, global relevance and debate is very important to me.  The IFoA's Professionalism Lecture Series 2017-2018 comprised a series of events around the world, which took place over the course of 2017 and 2018.

Marjorie Ngwenya, Immediate Past President

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Additional details and events will be added to the series during the course of the year.

To be notified of developments, please register your interest at: regulation@actuaries.org.uk.

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Sir Win Bischoff Chairman

19 October 2017 - Edinburgh (as part of GIRO 2017)

The Importance of Professionalism in Today's Financial Sector

Speaker: Sir Win Bischoff, Chairman of the Financial Reporting Council in the United Kingdom and Chairman of JP Morgan Securities plc. He is a Director of S&P Global Inc, and is a member of the International Advisory Board of Akbank TAS, Turkey.

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Non-members: View the video on the IFoA's YouTube Channel

Related news item: Professionalism is a cultural imperative

Benny Higgins

11 October 2017 - London

A lively debate around whether Professional Regulation and Organisational Culture can prepare us better for the next Financial Crisis.

The panel included:

  • Benny Higgins FIA (Chair) CEO Tesco Bank & Group Strategy Director (pictured left)
  • Lady Susan Rice CBE
  • Marjorie Ngwenya
  • Dr Daniel Susskind, co-author of The Future of the Professions

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Non-members: View the video on the IFoA's YouTube Channel

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Related news item:  The professions must adapt to a changing landscape

Paul Harwood Speaker

June 2017 - Newport Wales

The Professional Toolkit: A simple approach to managing and assessing culture in the workplace

Speaker:  Paul Harwood FIA presented a model to assess and manage culture and to develop conscience (Professionalism). This was delivered in a plenary during the IFoA's Joint Risk, Investment, Pensions Conference. 

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Non-members: View the video on the IFoA's YouTube Channel

View a challenge from Paul Harwood

Dr Moses Cheng

May 2017 - Hong Kong

Speaker:  Dr Moses Cheng, Chair of the Independent Insurance Authority, Hong Kong. 

Dr Cheng delivered the keynote address at the IFoA Asia Conference in Hong Kong this year.

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Non-members: View the video on the IFoA's YouTube Channel 
Download the presentation, The future of the insurance industry: the role of Regulations

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