Concurrent Sessions


Actuarial Offshoring – Will you be here in 10 years’ time?
Ruth Lisha, Kaise Stephan and Stephanie Wong

Actuarial Transformations in GI
Kaise Stephan, Rick Shaw

Gold Standard Underwriting
Mark Allaby


Alternative Capital Solutions for Reinsurance
Kevin Gomes, Sharanjit Paddam, Thomas Cherian

Enhancing Insurers’ Financial Management by Using Monthly DFA Models
Francis Beens, Scott Collings

Solvency II, Dragging Australia into Europe Once Again
Maiyuran Arumugam

Stress Testing and Capital – Understanding the Tail
Lucy Simpson, Rick Shaw


Determining Asbestos Related Disease Liabilities for a Self Insurer
Andrew Cohen, Chris Armstrong

Latency of Child Sexual Abuse Claims
Betty Chan, Andrew Ngai

Review of Claims Trends for Liability Insurance in Australia
Clement Peng, Alice Huang, Maggie Liu, Kundan Misra

Robotic Reserving – Are We There Yet?
Julie Sims

Show Me the Money - Insights into PL and PI Claims Experience
Scott Duncan, Win-Li Toh

Some Research Initiatives in the Modelling of General Insurance Claim Dependencies
Greg Taylor, Bernard Wong, Yusuf Cakan

Superimposed Inflation – Study of Impact on Premium Rates
Rebecca Haden Tim Lane

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse – Implications for Insurers
Sharanjit Paddam


A Unified Approach to Reserving and Pricing
Dimitri Semenovich

Big Data: Implications for the General Insurance Industry and the Actuarial Profession
Solai Valliappan, Dimitri Semenovich

Comparing Software Options for Actuaries
Hugh Miller


2nd Global Customer Insurance Survey 2014 – Delivering the Future Insurance Experience
Walter Poetscher

Cyber Threats and the Insurance Response
Scott Reeves, Laurence Yan

General Insurance Industry: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Estelle Pearson

Hybrid, Electric and Driverless Cars: Innovation Driving Change in Motor Insurance
Scott Duncan, Catherine Weston, Jenna Cooke

Personal Lines – A Shifting Competitive Landscape
Andrei Stadnik, Daniel Toohey

Terrorism Risk Insurance in Australia, Understanding the Risks and Consequences for Commercial Property Insurers
Christopher Wallace

The Silver Economy – How the Over 50’s will Reshape General Insurance
Michael Playford, Grace Ng, Suruchi J Singh, Huda Ansari


Can Actuaries Afford to Ignore Climate Change?
Sharanjit Paddam, Andy Pitman, Jon Harwood

Cat Risk Modeling Information Note
Cat Risk Modeling Working Party

Recent Developments in Predicting El Nino and the Implications for Insurers
Tim Andrews, Alexander Pui, Agus Santoso


Disaggregating Aggregators
Hardik Dalal, Joshua Ailwood

Discount Rates in General Insurance Pricing
Brett Riley, Peter Mulquiney, Hugh Miller, Tim Jeffrey

Getting to Truth with Your Customers – The Power of Human Centred Design
Lynette Nixon

Pricing and Underwriting for Class Actions
Susie Amos


Report from the General Insurance Risk Appetite Working Party
General Insurance Risk Appetite Working Party


External Sources of Volatility
Luke Cassar

Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse
Jonathon Hua, David Minty

Tort Temperature Impacts on Personal Injury Claims – Improving on Looking out the Back Window
Angela Poon, Jessie Wang

Keynote and Plenary Speakers

Geoff AtkinsJustine BrindleyStuart BinghamJeanne FennellRichard EnthovenVicki Mullen Siddharth Parameswaran