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Guest Speakers

Janet Anderson, head of market, ReMark
Session 12 • Individual Life, the Next Wave. Come and Surf with Us

Bonnie Brazzell, vice-president, Eastbridge Consulting Group
Session 10 • Voluntary Benefits

Julian Chapman, executive vice-president, consulting and business solutions, Forrest and Company
Session 14 • Developing Leadership Potential for Career and Volunteer Opportunities
 
Anne Coady, managing director, Castle Hall Alternatives
Session 29 • Hedge Funds—What are They Looking at Today?

Karen Cutler, vice-president and chief underwriter, retail and affinity markets, Manulife Financial
Session 12 • Individual Life, the Next Wave. Come and Surf with Us.
Session 17 • Underwriting Hot Topics

Michael Davies, IFRS actuarial project lead, Manulife Financial
Session 23 • IFRS Update

Leo de Bever, chief executive officer, Alberta Investment Management
Session 41 • Sharing Thoughts from an Industry Leader

Jean-Marc Fix, vice-president of research and development, Optimum Réassurance
Session 42 • What’s New in Mortality Research at the SOA

Ken Fraser, president, Fraser Group
Session 6 • What Will Be the Impact of the Recent T10 Industry Lapse Rate Study?

Saskia Goedhart, partner, financial services risk management, Ernst and Young
Session 5 • CRO Roundtable

Lorraine Heseltine, member services specialist, University of British Columbia (UBC) Faculty Pension Plan, UBC
Session 21 • Innovations in Managing Asset Decumulation Risk in Capital Accumulation Plans

Greg Hurst, managing director, Greg Hurst and Associates
Session 15 • CPP Debate

Jeff Klein, portfolio manager and deputy chief investment officer, Federal Way Asset Management
Session 29 • Hedge Funds—What are They Looking at Today?

Robert Klosa, director, product development, Sun Life Financial
Session 21 • Innovations in Managing Asset Decumulation Risk in Capital Accumulation Plans

Abraham Koomson, director of pensions, Financial Institutions Commission of British Columbia
Session 3 • Regulator Update/PPFRC Update 
 
Pamela Kwiatkowski, brokerage development manager, Ontario and Western Canada, Assumption Life
Session 24 • Development of Simplified Issue Products in Canada

Catherine Lubochinsky, managing director of research, Global Risk Institute
Session 27 • Systemic Risk

Jessica Macht, partner, audit and assurance practice, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Session 13 • P&C Materiality: A Practical Discussion on Determining Appropriate Standards of

Neil Matheson, senior vice-president, investment strategy, Standard Life Investments
Session 18 • Macroeconomic Trends—Where are Interest Rates Going?

Irwin Nathanson, lawyer, Nathanson, Schachter & Thompson
Session 35 • Is It or Isn’t It Actuarial Evidence?

Michael Ouchi, corporate storyteller
Session 26 • It is Tough Enough Being an Actuary. Let’s Not Add “Death by PowerPoint”

Neil Ouditt, national managing director, Associate Advisor Program, advisory services, Manulife Financial
Session 12 • Individual Life, the Next Wave. Come and Surf with Us.

Bogie Ozdemir, vice-president of risk modelling and governance, Sun Life Financial
Session 37 • ORSA Implementation

Adam Peleshok, actuarial analyst, property/casualty actuarial practice, KPMG
Session 43 • Research Paper: Water Damage Risk and Canadian Property Insurance Pricing

François Pellerin, LDI strategist, Pyramis Global Advisors
Session 9 • Pension Risk Management: Adapting in a Dynamic Environment

Brent Petzoldt, actuarial consultant, Towers Watson
Session 31 • Stepping Up P&C Price Sophistication—An Overview of Customer Lifetime Value and Price Optimization

Chris Ricketts, director, underwriting, B W Underwriting Services
Session 24 • Development of Simplified Issue Products in Canada

Alexander Shipilov , vice-president, risk management, TD Insurance
Session 38 • The Role of the Actuarial Function in Managing Risks
 
Paula Skaper, president, Kinetix Media Communications
Session 20 • Branding Your Service Business

Kevin Taylor, assistant vice-president, enterprise risk management, Aviva Canada
Session 37 • ORSA Implementation

John Vavrik, psychologist, Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC)
Session 25 • Loss Cost Trends: Cellphone Usage and Other Drivers

Dr. Andrew Weaver, professor, University of Victoria, and Deputy Leader of the BC Green Party
Session 45 • The Actuaries Climate Index

Courtney Werner, head of investor services, North America, Preqin
Session 7 • Investing in Real Assets
 
Paul Williams, president, POWCOM 
Session 15 • CPP Debate

Ella Young, director, care continuum and actuarial analytics, Vancouver Coastal Health
June 19 – Breakfast Session • Actuaries Carving a Niche in Healthcare


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