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Friday 14 September 2018 16:00 - 18:30

The IFoA President-elect Mr John Taylor and CEO Mr Derek Cribb will visit Asia and Southeast Asia, and would like to invite you to the IFoA Shanghai Member Event on Friday 14 September 2018. It is part of John’s first Presidential visit to this region.

John will deliver a presentation entitled “The world is changing - are we ready?” and present the awards to the Newly Qualifiers in Shanghai.

This event applies to all practice areas and is free for all IFoA members. Attendees can claim up to 1 hour CPD. Tea-breaks and soft drinks will be served.

Speaker and Presentation

Mr John Taylor, the IFoA President-elect

Topic: The world is changing - are we ready?

Actuaries are adept at understanding long term risk for businesses and society. With demographics, technology and the environment changing at an unprecedented pace actuaries will need to have the necessary skills to help their employers and clients understand their exposure to some of the biggest challenges facing society.

  • 16.00-16.30 Registration
  • 16.30-16.50 Opening and New Qualifiers Awards presenting
  • 16.50-17.30 Presentation and Discussion
  • 17.30-18.30 Networking



  • Shanghai Tower: 42F, High-end Wealth Management Shanghai Tower Base, Lujiazui Financial City, No. 501 YIncheng Mid-road, Shanghai, China
  • Chinese address: 上海市银城中路501号上海中心大厦42楼陆家嘴金融城高端财富管理上海中心基地

Nearest Public Transport

The basement of Shanghai Tower is connected to a station of subway. Visitors can take line 2 to directly arrive at Shanghai Tower