Program Snapshot

Monday 17 November 2014

8:00am
Registration Opens – Hilton Sydney
9.00am
Welcome

Daniel Smith
President, Actuaries Institute

9.10am
Plenary 1
Challenges for Tomorrow's Insurers

Estelle Pearson

Geoff Atkins

Vicki Mullen

Siddharth Parameswaran

Q & A

Contribution to Business Strategy Leadership Product Development, Management and Pricing

10.40am
Morning Tea
10.40am
Presenter and Chair Briefing
11.10am
Concurrent 1
 
Solvency II, Dragging Australia into Europe Once Again **
Maiyuran Arumugam
 
Show Me the Money - Insights into PL and PI Claims Experience **
Scott Duncan, Win-Li Toh
 
Getting to Truth with Your Customers – The Power of Human Centred Design*
Lynette Nixon
 
2nd Global Customer Insurance Survey 2014 – Delivering the Future Insurance Experience *
Walter Poetscher
11.55am
Concurrent 2
 
Alternative Capital Solutions for Reinsurance *
Kevin Gomes, Sharanjit Paddam, Thomas Cherian
 
The Silver Economy – How the Over 50’s will Reshape General Insurance *
Michael Playford, Grace Ng, Suruchi J Singh, Huda Ansari
 
Hybrid, Electric and Driverless Cars: Innovation Driving Change in Motor Insurance *
Scott Duncan, Catherine Weston, Jenna Cooke
 
Disaggregating Aggregators *
Hardik Dalal, Joshua Ailwood
12.35pm
Lunch
1.35pm
Concurrent 3
 
Big Data: Implications for the General Insurance Industry and the Actuarial Profession **
Solai Valliappan, Dimitri Semenovich
 
General Insurance Industry: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow **
Estelle Pearson
 
Can Actuaries Afford to Ignore Climate Change?**
Sharanjit Paddam, Andy Pitman, Jon Harwood
 
Determining Asbestos Related Disease Liabilities for a Self Insurer *
Andrew Cohen, Chris Armstrong
2.20pm
Concurrent 4
 
The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse – Implications for Insurers **
Sharanjit Paddam
 
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
3.00pm
Afternoon Tea
3.30pm
Plenary 2
Tomorrow's Perils

Andy Pitman

Frankie Carroll

Ty Birkett

Karl Sullivan

Q&A

Contribution to Business Strategy Valuing Uncertain Future Cashflow Risk Management Product Development, Management and Pricing

6.30pm
Gala Dinner

Tuesday 18 November 2014

8:00am
Registration Opens – Hilton Sydney
9.00am
Plenary 3
A World of Data

Richard Bergman

Jeanne Fennell

Justine Brindley

Richard Enthoven

Paul Ormonde-James

Q&A

Contribution to Business Strategy Leadership Actuarial Approach to Problem Solving Product Development, Management and Pricing

10.30am
Morning Tea
10.55am
Concurrent 5
 
Cyber Threats and the Insurance Response **
Scott Reeves, Laurence Yan
 
Actuarial Transformations in GI **
Kaise Stephan, Rick Shaw
 
Comparing Software Options for Actuaries *
Hugh Miller
11.40am
Concurrent 6
 
Review of Claims Trends for Liability Insurance in Australia **
Alice Huang, Maggie Liu, Kundan Misra, Clement Peng
 
Report from the GI Risk Appetite Working Party *
GI Risk Appetite Working Party
 
Latency of Child Sexual Abuse Claims *
Betty Chan, Andrew Ngai
 
Robotic Reserving – Are We There Yet? **
Julie Sims
12.25pm
Concurrent 7
 
Gold Standard Underwriting *
Mark Allaby
 
Superimposed Inflation – Study of Impact on Premium Rates**
Rebecca Haden, Tim Lane
 
Recent Developments in Predicting El Nino and the Implications for Insurers *
Tim Andrews, Alexander Pui, Agus Santoso
 
Some Research Initiatives in the Modelling of General Insurance Claim Dependencies **
Greg Taylor, Bernard Wong, Yusuf Cakan
1.05pm
Lunch
2.00pm
Concurrent 8
 
Stress Testing and Capital – Understanding the Tail **
Lucy Simpson, Rick Shaw
 
Cat Risk Modeling Information Note **
Cat Risk Modeling Working Party
 
A Unified Approach to Reserving and Pricing **
Dimitri Semenovich
 
Discount Rates in General Insurance Pricing **
Brett Riley, Peter Mulquiney, Hugh Miller, Tim Jeffrey
2.45pm
Concurrent 9
 
Pricing and Underwriting for Class Actions **
Susie Amos
 
Enhancing Insurers’ Financial Management by Using Monthly DFA Models **
Francis Beens, Scott Collings
 
Actuarial Offshoring – Will you be here in 10 years' time?*
Simran Kalra, Ruth Lisha, Mallika Bender, Kaise Stephan and Stephanie Wong
3.25pm
Afternoon Tea and Poster Session
4.05pm
Plenary 4
Capitalising on Risk

Stuart Bingham

Andy White

Anne O'Driscoll

Q&A

Contribution to Business Strategy Actuarial Approach to Problem Solving Risk Management

5.20pm
Closing Remarks

Daniel Smith
President, Actuaries Institute

Concurrent Session Grading:

No * No prior knowledge required
* General industry knowledge assumed
** Technical and/or specific industry knowledge assumed

Capability Framework Functions

Contribution to Business Strategy Contribution to Business Strategy
Leadership Leadership
Actuarial Approach to Problem Solving Actuarial Approach to Problem Solving
Valuing Uncertain Future Cashflow Valuing Uncertain Future Cash Flow
Risk Management Risk Management
Professional Governance Professional Governance
Product Development, Management and Pricing Product Development, Management and Pricing
Investment Advice and Governance Investment Advice and Governance

Keynote and Plenary Speakers

Geoff AtkinsJustine BrindleyStuart BinghamJeanne FennellRichard EnthovenVicki Mullen Siddharth Parameswaran