You are here

General Insurance (non-Life)

Videos and audio files of selected events and conferences relevant to General Insurance

If you order videos out of office hours your order will not be processed until the next working day. 

If you have already paid to watch a webinar or attend an event, please follow the instructions below: 

  • IFoA members – Please login to the IFoA's Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) and watch the recordings there to build your CPD. You can access specific recordings by clicking on the individual recording titles below.
  • If you are not a member of the IFoA –You will have received an email detailing the link to watch the recording video. 
2020

GIRO 2020 Virtual Conference

November 2020

To read the full synopsis of each webinar please visit the GIRO 2020 website and select the 'Schedule' tab

IFoA Leadership Address

Presented by Tan Suee Chieh, Stephen Mann and Annette Spencer
A recording of the Leadership Address is available for members and non-members to watch for free.
 

Recordings of Technical Content, Panel Discussions, and Plenaries

Generational Change
Speaker: Dr Paul Redmond
 

Lloyd's Update
Emma Stewart and Catherine Scullion, Lloyd's of London
 

Addressing the loyalty penalty: The FCA's general insurance pricing practices market study
Speaker: Robin Finer, Sophie Williams and Peter Lukacs, FCA
 

Applying Skills in a Changing World
Speaker: Prof Rebecca Shipley and Prof Tim Baker
 

The Practice of Expert Judgment
Speakers: Santiago Restrepo and Peter Moore, BDO LLP
 

Personal Lines Disruption and the Impact of COVID-19
Speaker: Gianmario Afeltra and Mahima Agarwal, Deloitte
 

Bank of England - PRA Update 2020
Speakers: Alan Sheppard, Amanda Istari, Angela Zhu, Cassandra Archer, Giorgis Hadzilacos, James Orr and Ryan Li, Bank of England
 

Race - A Risky Business
Speakers: Chika Aghadiuno and Owen Morris, Aviva and Ugo Okpewho, BDO
This webinar recording is sponsored by LCP and therefore free to watch. To receive access please follow this link.
 

IFRS 17 - Practical Challenges (aka the Difficult Bits)
Speakers: Simon Sheaf and Bhavin Bhatt, Grant Thornton
 

IFoA Regulatory Update: Thematic Reviews, Quality Assurance & CPD
 

COVID-19: Operational Resilience Lessons Learnt: Insurance
Speakers: Isaac Alfon and Shirley Berlinger, Crescendo Advisors, Valerie du Preez, Dupro and Natasha Naidoo, Generali UK

Panel Discussion on Reserving
Speakers: Seema Thaper, Enstar, Catherine Barton, Talbot Underwriting, Emma Stewart, Lloyd’s of London and Helen Cooper Hiscox

 

Recordings of Capital, Pricing, and Reserving Sessions

Pricing for Innovation: A Good Practice Guide
Speakers: Amrit Santhirasenan, Hyperexponential Ltd, Kamaal Basran, Markel and Trevor Maynard, Lloyd's of London
 

Machine Learning for Capital Modeling
Speaker: Harsh Jaitak, Kuwait Reinsurance K.S.C.P
 

How is the Evolution of Cyber Threats Impacting the Insurance Market?
Speakers: Visesh Gosrani, Medical Protection Society, Richard Campanha and Simon Cartagena, SCOR and Justyna Pikinska, Capsicum Re
 

Effective Governance for Boards - Reserving
Speakers: Steve Wilson, Brian Brown, Milliman and Stefan Holzberger, AM Best
This webinar recording is sponsored by Milliman and therefore free to watch. To receive access please follow this link
 

Improving Reserving through a better Understanding of Case Estimates
Speakers: Ed Harrison, Charl Cronje and Richard Holloway, LCP
 

Pricing Session - Practical Experience with Pricing in R
Speakers: Karen Seidel, Stephen Marriott and Samir Khimani, NHBC
 

The good, the bad and the ugly: the 2019 climate insurance stress test
Speakers: Giorgis Hadzilacos and Stefan Claus, Bank of England
 

Capital modelling - when we're not talking about COVID
Speakers: Tom Durkin, Neil Gedalla and Laun Middleton, LCP
 

Pricing Session - FCA Pricing Study
Speaker: Chloe Paillot and Laura Scarpa, Deloitte
 

Reserving Session - Making better Reserving Decisions using Data Science Techniques
Speakers: Charlie Stone, LCP and Philippa King, Ageas
 

The Actuary and IBNR Techniques: A Machine Learning Approach
Speakers: Ronald Richman, QED and Caesar Balona, QED Actuaries

 

Recordings of Hot Topics

Pandemic Risk Cognitive Biases: Before and After COVID-19
Speakers: Gordon Woo, RMS Consulting, Will Davies, Insurem, Matthew Attard, Marsh & McClellan and Sophie Weisenberger, RPC Tyche
 

Operational Resilience: The Adaptability of Mankind
Speakers: Alpesh Patel and Cherry Chan, Barnett Waddingham and Will Scobie, Horizonscan Ltd
 

Claims inflation trends within Lloyd’s and the London Market
Speakers: Stavros Martis, Deloitte and Emma Stewart, Lloyd's of London
 

How to be fully inclusive and prioritise mental health
Speakers: Michael McCord and Minnie Green, Milliman, Jerry Skees, Global Parametrics
 

Insuring low-income People against Catastrophes in Developing Markets

 

Recordings of these webinars (unless stated as free) are available for members and non-members to purchase and watch.

Video costs

Members: £25 | Non-members: £45 

Technical Issues in General Insurance (TIGI) Webinar Series

June/July 2020

To read the full synopsis of each webinar please visit the TIGI Conference 2020 website and select the 'Programme' tab

Lloyd’s Validation Review Outcomes 2019
Speakers: Mirjam Spies and Rebecca Soraghan, Lloyds

Backtesting dependencies: maximising the value of your historical data
Speaker: Neil Gedalla, LCP

Pricing like a Data Scientist
Speaker: Matthew Evans, EMC Actuarial and Analytics

Machine Learning in Reserving: Practical Applications and Lessons Learned
Speakers: Tom Durkin, LCP and Hazel Beveridge, Pioneer

Best practices for developing and deploying web-based pricing tools
Speaker: Edward Anderson, Probitas 1492

Lloyd's Casualty Market Study
Speakers: Ajay Shah, Alex Wickett, Philip Godwin and Priye Dhansuklal, Lloyd's

Recordings of these webinars are available for members and non-members to purchase.

Video costs:

Members: £15 | Non-members: £35 

 

Current Issues in General Insurance (CIGI) Webinar Series

From 22 April 2020

To read the full synopsis of each webinar please visit the CIGI Conference 2020  website and select the 'Programme' tab

Jumping the Gap - Updating Embedded Systems
Speaker: George Wright

The Influential Actuary: identity's Effect on Data Interpretation
James Orr, Bank of England, Chris Smerald and David Gurteen.

Operational Resilience - Is It Time for a Top Down View of Risk?
Speaker: Richard Holloway

Are you Vulnerable
Speakers: James Hillon and Kyveli Charsouli, KPMG

Property Reinsurance and other Reinsurance Issues
Speakers: Xiohan Fang and Amrita Pattni, Guy Carpenter

Current Issues in Personal Injury Modelling
Speaker: Justin Thomas, Guy Carpenter

Unlock the Value of IM Modelling
Speakers: Wendy Kriz and Nasir Shah, Barnett

Improving Customer Outcomes through Pricing
Speakers: Steven Perkins and Jae Lake, PwC

Recordings of these webinars are available for members and non-members to purchase.

Video costs:

Members: £15 | Non-members: £35 

If you have already paid for the webinar please follow the instructions below:

IFoA members – Please login and watch the recordings on the IFoA's Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) to claim your CPD.

If you are not a member of the IFoA –You will have received an email detailing the link to the webinar video. 

2019

GIRO Conference 2019

24-26 September 2019

If you attended this conference you cannot claim CPD for watching the conference videos online.

Plenary 1 - Responding to the Climate Crisis: Can Actuaries Save the World?
Pricing Core Topic: Peeling the Pricing Onion
Capital Core Topic: Looking to the future – Capital Modelling in 2025
Reserving Core Topic: The Future of Reserving Market
Plenary 4 – The Fourth Industrial Revolution: The Insurance Opportunities
Hot Topic – Drones

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

2018

GIRO Conference 2018

The IFoA would like to apologise that the GIRO 2018 videos aren’t available this year. We had issues with the videos that ended up being corrupt when we received them. We would like to apologise again.

2017

GIRO Conference 2017
17-20 October 2017

If you attended this conference you cannot claim CPD for watching the conference videos online.

Plenary 1 - Is the Global Economy - Safer, Simpler & Fairer?
Plenary 4 – Machine Learning
Plenary 5: How much can we Trust Opinion Polls?
Plenary 6: The Importance of Professionalism in Today’s Financial Sector
Plenary 7: The 21st Century Brain from Cradle to Grave: The Impact of Technology

2016

Momentum 2016
30 November - 2 December 2016

If you attended this conference you cannot claim CPD for watching the conference videos online.

Plenary 1: Why networking is important for your career and the skills to succeed
Plenary 2 Lightning talks (hot topics in 60 minutes)
Plenary 3: Winners curse - Game theory and insurance pricing
Plenary 4: Panel discussion on Brexit

GIRO 2016
20-23 September 2016

If you attended this conference you cannot claim CPD for watching the conference videos online.

Sessions available:
Plenary 1: The Future Voice
Core topics: Reserving plenary
Core topics: Pricing plenary
Core topics: Capital plenary
Plenary 4: Managing GI business - it is becoming different!
Plenary 5: Hot topics - Solvency 2 post Brexit
Workshop C11: Strategy Masterclass: 7 Killers of Collaborative Working
Plenary 6: The insatiable rise of alternative capital
Workshop D11: Strategy Masterclass: Intrapreneurship for Actuaries
Keynote: Paul Mason

Sessional Research Event: Bias, Guess and Expert Judgement in Actuarial Work
18 January 2016, video
2015
The Effect of Model Uncertainty on the Pricing of Critical Illness Insurance
Video
The Benefits and Challenges for Insurers Considering Non-traditional Investments
Video
Sustainable Growth in the 21st Century
Video
CPIs March 2015: Plenary 5: Recent case law and future implications
Video
Health & Care 2015: Workshop E1: The Rise of Wearable Technology - What Does it Mean for the Insurance Market?
Video
Asia Conference 2015: Workshop A2: How to set risk appetite for an insurance company
Video
Actuaries of the Future 2015
VIdeo
Review of Actuarial Work: The new requirements under APS X2
Video, 8 June 2015

GIRO 2015 Plenary Videos
20-23 October 2015

If you attended this conference you cannot claim CPD for watching the conference videos online.

Sessions available:
Plenary 1: Insurance in a Changed World
Plenary 2: Who Profits? Delivering an Ethical Return
Plenary 3: Alleviating Reserving Stress
Plenary 5: Modelling: The Next Generation
Plenary 6: Tomorrow's World: Customer, Investor or Risk?
Plenary 7: Keynote Speaker - Professor John Kay CBE
Plenary 8: Professional Skills - Members Behaving Badly?

Momentum Conference 2015
2-4 December 2015, video

If you attended this conference you cannot claim CPD for watching the conference videos online. 

Sessions available:
Plenary 1: We Need to Talk about Sustainability - How are Actuaries going to Face Climate Change and Other 21st Century Issues
Speakers: Nico Aspinall, Towers Watson and Louise Pryor
Plenary 2: Behavioural Finance and Retirement Decision Making
Speaker: Iain Clacher, Leeds University Business School
Plenary 3: Expert Judgement
Speakers: Kieran Barnes, Bank of England and Stephen Makin, Hymans Robertson
Plenary 4: A Career as a Chief Investment Officer - Could You Have What it Takes?
Speakers: Jan Coetzee, Swiss Re; Alasdair MacDonald, Towers Watson and Ian McKinlay, Lloyds Banking Group

2014
The Implications of the Scottish Independence Referendum for Financial Services
Video
2013

GIRO40 Plenary sessions online
8-11 October 2013

If you attended this conference you cannot claim CPD for watching the conference videos online.

Sessions available:
Plenary 1: Risk Management
Plenary 2: Capital Modelling
Plenary 4: Pricing
Plenary 5: Seven major trends that will shape our lives over the next decade (and beyond)
Plenary 6: Reserving

Open Forum - Insurance Accounting: A New Era II?
12 September 2013, video
Conflicts of Interest: Interactive Session (GI and Life)
11 February 2013, video
Momentum Conference 2013
Video
Spring Lecture 2013
Video
Autumn Lecture 2013
Video
2012

GIRO Conference and Exhibition 2012 
18-21 September 2012, video

If you attended this conference you cannot claim CPD for watching the conference videos online.

Sessions available:       
Plenary 1: Solvency II 
Plenary 2: Leadership
Plenary 4: Risk management
Plenary 5: Pricing
Plenary 6: Europe and the wider economy

Momentum Conference 2012: Effective Decision Making
If you attended this conference you cannot claim CPD for watching the conference videos online.
Video

You might also like

Contact Details

If you have any questions about our online video and audio content please contact

eventmanagement@actuaries.org.uk

Filter or search events

Start date
E.g., 02/12/2020
End date
E.g., 02/12/2020

Events calendar

  • 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

    Retail banking is going through a period of substantial change as it moves into the digital age. Banks have large amounts of data about their customers and about their risks. Open data application programming interface (APIs) and data science are enabling banks to use their data to offer innovative and sometimes personalised services. Data science is also adding value in risk areas such as fraud detection and cyber security. At the same time, the move to online banking is making it easier for firms including fintechs to enter banking without having to establish branch networks.

  • UK Town Hall 08:30-09:30

    Webinar
    4 December 2020

    Spaces available

    IFoA President Tan Suee Chieh would like to invite you to the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries’ (IFoA) virtual UK Town Hall 2020, hosted by Tan Suee Chieh with IFoA’s Immediate Past President, John Taylor, President Elect, Louise Pryor and IFoA Chief Executive, Stephen Mann.  

  • UK Town Hall 10:00-11:00

    Webinar
    4 December 2020

    Spaces available

    IFoA President Tan Suee Chieh would like to invite you to the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries’ (IFoA) virtual UK Town Hall 2020, hosted by Tan Suee Chieh with IFoA’s Immediate Past President, John Taylor, President Elect, Louise Pryor and IFoA Chief Executive, Stephen Mann.  

  • 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

    Patrick Kennedy, Partner at Gateley Legal and Founding Director of Entrust (a leading professional pensions trustee company), will be delivering an update on the latest legal developments during the course of 2020. With both a pensions legal perspective and over 25 years of trustee service, Patrick will seek to highlight how the letter of the law has continued to evolve against the backdrop of a difficult and challenging year

  • 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. 

  • Spaces available

    Running off the £2 trillion of UK corporate sector defined benefit liabilities in an efficient and effective fashion is the biggest challenge facing the UK pensions industry. Trustees and sponsors overseeing those schemes need to be clear on their target end-state and the associated journey plan – but too few have well articulated and robust plans.

  • Spaces available

    The actuarial skill set has much to offer the banking industry. So many of the skills that actuaries acquire during their working life translate across to the world of banking and yet banking is perceived as an alien environment to many actuaries. But is it?

  • Spaces available

    Covid-19 has required an urgent and cross-practice initiative to facilitate the extensive impact this pandemic has across all industries. IFoA members have been keen to contribute in a different way, so we developed the IFoA Covid-19 Action Taskforce [ICAT] to coordinate our effort, with a more efficient governance.

    We have over 500 volunteers and countless topics which we have amalgamated into 93 workstreams.