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Pricing Seminar 2017

Tuesday 6 June 2017 09:00 - 17:00

The annual Pricing Seminar continues to be the premier gathering of UK GI pricing actuaries. The event will once again see leading practitioners presenting on thought-provoking new ideas and techniques addressing the key challenges facing pricing actuaries today.

The event is aimed at qualified actuaries and students involved in the pricing of personal lines, commercial lines or London Market business in the UK. 

Event organiser

Contact Events Team for more information.

0207 632 1498

Event sponsors

Bolton Associates Search and Selection logo
09.00 - 09.30 Registration
09.30 - 09.40 Chair's Introduction
09.40 - 10.40

Plenary 1

InsureTech / Future of Pricing

Mo Khan, PwC

10.40 - 11.40

Workshop A1

Marine Telematics

Harry Haggith, PwC


Workshop A2

Professionalism: TAS for Pricing Actuaries

Richard Winter and Neil Hilary, IFoA


Workshop A3

Kaggle Competition - Russian House Price Prediction
This is an interactive session and attendees are advised to bring their own laptops in order to fully participate.  

Alan Chalk, Machine Learning Solutions and David Boland, Boland Consultancy

11.40 - 12.00 Morning Refreshments
12.00 - 13.00

Workshop B1

Approaches to building models in R

Simon Tam, Ernst & Young


Workshop B2

London Market Pricing - How to price and underwrite unusual risks with limited data

Anish Jadav, Pablo Fuentes, Liam Vaughan, Zurich and Jun Lin, Gard 


Workshop B3

Soft Skills Masterclass - Intrapreneurship

Alan Donegan, PopUp Business School

13.00 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 15.00

Workshop D1

“Cat people” vs “dog people” – a model-free alternative for pricing unreported risk factors

Jan Iwanik, Iwanik Ltd


Workshop D2

Considerations for reinsurers when pricing PPO exposed business

Lydia Rhodes, Axis Capital and Showvanik Dasgupta, Beach Associates


Workshop D3

Soft Skills Masterclass - Innovation

Alan Donegan, PopUp Business School

15.00 - 15.50

Workshop E1

Impact of Ogden rate change on Motor XoL

Matthew Evans, Insight Risk Consulting and Amy Smith, TMR


Workshop E2

Cyber Insurance

Stavros Martis, KPMG and Phil Mayes,Talbot

15.50 - 16.10 Afternoon Refreshments
16.10 - 17.00

Plenary 2

Chief Actuary Panel Discussion

Paul Goswamy, AXA Insurance, Tony Jordan, Chubb, Kevin Wenzel, Allianz, Laurence Townley, Direct Line Group

17.00 - 18.00 Chair's Closing followed by Networking Drinks Reception sponsored by Bolton Associates




99 City Road Conference Centre, 99 City Rd, London EC1Y 1AX

Nearest Public Transport

OId Street Station