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    The role of the “Risk Function” in the context of Solvency II and what are the features of an “effective" Risk Function

    This event will cover the qualitative aspects of the Risk Function and in particular the challenges that organisations have faced and/or are facing post Solvency II implementation. 

    Key areas to be covered include:

    Expertise needed for operating efficiently and effectively within the corporation. What should be the credentials of the CRO and how the actuarial profession fits within these credentials

  • Actuaries as NEDs and the Defined Benefit Pension Scheme Challenge

    Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ
    26 September 2017

    Spaces available

    There has been a lot of press coverage of the problems of defined benefit pension schemes and the actions of directors and company owners.  For example, the pension scheme featured significantly in the debate about the future of Tata Steel, and, of course, there was BHS.

    For the Actuary who is also a NED on the Board of a company, the financial health of the DB pension scheme can give rise to a number of challenges, and in some cases decisions may conflict with professional colleagues advising the Trustees and members of the scheme.

  • Use of Big Health and Actuarial Data for Understanding Longevity and Morbidity Risks

    Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ
    27 September 2017

    Spaces available

    This event will highlight the work of the commissioned research programme “Use of Big Health and Actuarial Data for Understanding Longevity and Morbidity Risks“ by the IFoA’s Actuarial Research Centre. The aims of the  programme are to develop novel statistical and actuarial methods for

    • Modelling mortality
    • Modelling trends in morbidity and uptake of health interventions
    • Assessing basis risk
    • Evaluating longevity improvement based on Big Health and Actuarial Data
  • Investment Strategy for Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution Pension Funds 2017

    Staple Inn Hall High Holborn London WC1V 7QJ
    28 September 2017

    Spaces available

    Investment Strategy for Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution Pension Funds' is a one day conference providing an update for actuaries on the investment of defined benefit and defined contribution pension funds and on investment topics relevant to actuaries more generally. 

  • Highlights in Investments Seminar

    Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London. WC1V 7QJ
    3 October 2017

    Spaces available

    Programme is being rescheduled to 2018

     

    The Highlights in Investments Seminar is a half day event covering four Finance and Investment sessions from the recent Joint Risk, Investment and Pensions Conference. The event is suitable for qualified and nearly qualified actuaries who work in investments or have an interest in this area. 

  • Queen Mary University of London - Annual Actuarial Guest Lecture

    Peston Lecture Theatre, Graduate Centre Mile End Road London E1 4NS
    9 October 2017

    Spaces available

    The school of Mathematical Sciences at Queen Mary, University of London is pleased to present the Annual Actuarial Guest Lecture, featuring speaker Marjorie Ngwenya, FIA, President of the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries on the topic 'Africa, Actuaries and Innovation.’

  • A Professional Regulation Panel Discussion

    De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, 61-65 Great Queen St, London WC2B 5DA
    11 October 2017

    Few spaces available

    This Professional Regulation Panel Discussion is part of the IFoA's 2017 Professionalism lecture series.

    This event is also being live streamed online and is available to members and non members. Please click here to book for the live stream.

  • Singapore Actuarial Society's 4th Health and Retirement Conference

    Virgo 1-4, Resorts World Convention Centre, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269
    12 October 2017 - 13 October 2017

    Spaces available

    The theme this year is Personalised Planning - One Size Does Not Fit All   

    Who will be attending this Conference?

    Professionals from the Insurance industry (life, general, health), medical / health professionals and practitioners, regulators (MAS, CPF), technology start-ups, government representatives - local and from across the region.  Including many actuaries.

    Past conferences have attracted 100 - 150 attendees

  • Health and Retirement Conference 2017 (Singapore Actuarial Society)

    Virgo 1-4, Resorts World Convention Centre, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269
    12 October 2017 - 13 October 2017

    Spaces available

    The fourth SAS Health and Retirement Conference will be held on 12 and 13 October 2017 at Resorts World Sentosa. This year’s theme is "Personalised Planning - One Size Does Not Fit All". The quality, not longevity, of one’s life is what is important. - Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Call for Papers

  • Chief Actuaries and Senior Life Actuaries Workshop

    Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London WC1V 7QJ
    12 October 2017

    Fully booked.

    This session, now in its fourth year, is aimed at senior actuaries working in life insurance - predominantly Chief Actuaries, but also Reviewing Actuaries and others working in risk and financial reporting. 

    The session is intended to give participants a briefing on current and upcoming considerations for year end reporting and we are aiming to make it as interactive as possible in order to maximise sharing of perspectives and ideas across the group.

  • Retirement Readiness Webinar

    Online webinar 
    12 October 2017

    Spaces available

    This is a joint webinar with the American Academy of Actuaries promoting the results of our survey, which focuses on retirement readiness in America, Australia, and the United Kingdom.  The Retirement Readiness Report looks at how prepared citizens in all three countries are for retirement by considering factors such as financial education, default options, and reliance on the State Pension and how these can encourage or dissuade citizens from adequately saving.  

  • IFoA Intergenerational Fairness Bulletin – Health and Care Edition

    Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ  
    13 October 2017

    Spaces available

    The Intergenerational Fairness Series seeks to raise awareness of the risks posed by not considering long-term implications of public policy, and the potential consequences for younger and future generations.

    • The Impact of Wearable Technology and Internet of Things Networking and CPD Event

      Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ
      17 October 2017

      Spaces available

      This event will give an overview of the current and future use of wearables and the Internet of Things (IoT).  

      The format of the evening will be a presentation after which we will open up the floor for questions & debate with a panel session, including non actuarial panellists, this will be followed by an opportunity to network over a drink.

    • GIRO Conference 2017

      EICC, The Exchange Edinburgh, 150 Morrison St, Edinburgh EH3 8EE
      17-20 October 2017
      Spaces available

      GIRO is attended annually by over 750 delegates and speakers who are keen to discuss key topics such as Pricing, Reserving, Capital Modelling and the future of the insurance industry. This year we had a record number of delegates in Dublin - over 860 professionals came together for this annual conference.

    • Actuarial Careers Reception 2017

      De Vere , Holborn Bars, 138-142 Holborn, London, EC1N 2NQ
      25 October 2017

      Spaces available

      Our annual careers event returns in 2017 with more speakers from a wide range of business areas together with a talk on recruitment.

    • Momentum Conference 2017

      The Grand Hotel 97-99 King's Rd, East Sussex, Brighton BN1 2FW
      30 October 2017 - 1 November 2017
      Spaces available

      Bookings for Momentum 2017 are now open!

    • Professionalism and the Role of the Professional

      The Grand Hotel, 97-99 King's Rd, Brighton BN1 2FW
      30 October 2017

      Spaces available

                         

      Professionalism lecture, networking drinks and canapes reception, followed by a networking dinner  

    • Pensions and the Law 2017

      Staple Inn High Holborn London WC1V 7QJ 
      31 October 2017

      Spaces available

      Pensions and the Law is returning to the IFoA’s events programme this autumn. This is a one day conference providing an update for pension actuaries on current issues from a legal perspective.

    • Current Highlights in Pensions Seminar (CHIPS), Glasgow

      Hilton Glasgow 1 William Street Glasgow G3 8HT
      9 November 2017

      Spaces available

      Current Highlights in Pensions Seminar (CHIPS) will also take place in the following cities accross the UK;

      Glasgow: 09 November

      Bristol: 16 November

      London: 23 November

      Leeds: 30 November

    • Current Highlights in Pensions Seminar (CHIPS), Bristol

      The Bristol, Prince Street, Bristol, BS1 4QF 
      16 November 2017

      Spaces available

      SAVE THE DATE

      Current Highlights in Pensions Seminar (CHIPS) will also take place in the following cities accross the UK;

      Glasgow: 09 November

      Bristol: 16 November

      London: 23 November

      Leeds: 30 November

    • Sustainable Finance

      Staple Inn High Holborn London WC1V 7QJ
      16 November 2017

      Spaces available

      Sustainable finance: The event will explore the contribution finance makes and can make to social and environmental sustainability.

       

       

    • Life Conference 2017

      The International Convention Centre, Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2EA
      22-24 November 2017
      Spaces available

      The Life Conference 2017 is taking place in Birmingham from 22 - 24 November 2017. 

      The Life Conference is the premier event for professionals interested in life insurance.  Offering a wide range of workshops and plenary sessions it’s the perfect opportunity to discover what’s hot and current in life insurance.

    • Current Highlights in Pensions Seminar (CHIPS), London

      30 Euston Square London NW1 2FB
      23 November 2017

      Spaces available

      SAVE THE DATE

      Current Highlights in Pensions Seminar (CHIPS) will also take place in the following cities accross the UK;

      Glasgow: 09 November

      Bristol: 16 November

      London: 23 November

      Leeds: 30 November

    • Current Highlights in Pensions Seminar (CHIPS), Leeds

      Park Plaza Leeds, Boar Lane, City Square, Leeds, LS1 5NS
      30 November 2017

      Spaces available

      SAVE THE DATE

      Current Highlights in Pensions Seminar (CHIPS) will also take place in the following cities accross the UK;

      Glasgow: 09 November

      Bristol: 16 November

      London: 23 November

      Leeds: 30 November

    • Spaces available

      The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, Actuarial Society of Malaysia, Casualty Actuarial Society and the Actuaries Institute of Australia are joining forces to provide a focused two-day seminar for general insurance actuaries and other insurance practitioners in the region.  This year’s Joint General Insurance Actuarial Seminar will take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia during 11 and 12 December 2017. 

    • GIRO Conference 2018 - Save the Date

      The International Convention Centre Birmingham Broad St Birmingham B1 2EA
      23 October 2018 - 26 October 2018

      Spaces available

      The GIRO Conference 2018 will take place on 23 - 26 October at The ICC, Birmingham: The International Convention Centre