Governance and oversight of the Actuarial Research Centre (ARC)'s research programmes is provided by a panel of world-leading academics in actuarial science, as well as practitioners from the wider actuarial community

Membership

  • Professor Johnny Li (Chair) - ARC Associate Director
  • Professor Jens Perch Nielsen - Cass Business School, Joint Principal Investigator
  • Dr Catherine Donnelly - Heriot-Watt University, Joint Principal Investigator
  • Jens Lind - Representative from Danika Pension (part of the research consortium)
  • Garima Bansal - Representative from the IFoA's Risk Management Board
  • James Crispin - Representative from the IFoA's Life Board
  • Steve Hitchiner - Representative from the IFoA's Pension Board
  • Catherine Gauld - Research Project Manager, IFoA

This steering group reports into the Research and Thought Leadership Board

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Events calendar

  • The Growth Mindset for Actuaries

    13 October 2021 - 8 December 2021

    Fully booked.

    This practical course is aimed at actuaries at any stage of their career who want to develop their own growth mindset and apply it to their work setting and personal or professional lifelong learning. The content of the course builds on the lecture given by Dr Helen Wright on Growth Mindset as part of the President’s 2021 Lecture series, and will be delivered over a period of 2 months, from mid-October to early December.

  • Spaces available

    In this webinar, we will discuss how cause-of-death data from the Office for National Statistics can help us to understand how inequalities arise at the all-cause level. The key to understanding mortality inequality is to think about the chain that connects risk factors, relative risks, and cause-of-death mortality through to all-cause mortality.

  • Spaces available

    The importance of biodiversity for finance, business and policy is being increasingly recognised. While many studies highlight the overall economic impact that biodiversity loss could have, it is much more difficult to quantify and understand the particular impact that is may have on individual businesses or communities. The management and measurement of these risks is a field where actuaries are well placed to contribute.

  • Spaces available

    The climate crisis and the degradation of our planet will affect societies everywhere. How we address these threats will require solutions that transcend borders. As a global profession, the actuarial community is well-placed to consider and propose effective risk management solutions to help manage the climate crisis.

  • GIRO 2021 Webinar Series

    Online
    8 November 2021 - 19 November 2021
    Spaces available

    Join leading experts to discuss key issues, emerging ideas and new research across the general insurance sector.

  • Life 2021 Webinar Series

    Online
    22 November 2021 - 26 November 2021
    Spaces available

    Join leading experts to discuss key issues, emerging ideas, and new research across the Life insurance sector.

  • Spaces available

    Content will be aimed at all actuaries looking to understand the issues surrounding mental health in insurance and in particular those looking to ensure products and processes widen access for, and are most useful to, those experiencing periods of poor mental health.