Professional Development
Entrepreneur Workshop

Entrepreneurial Workshop – The Solo Actuary: Reinvent YOUR Future

Toronto: Eaton Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard Street

September 13, 2014

Presenter Information

Moderator and Speaker Information

Thank you for agreeing to participate in the CIA Entrepreneurial Workshop being held in Toronto, ON, on September 13. Below is the information you need to know in order to prepare for the event.

Presentation Information and Guidelines

The moderator of each session is encouraged to arrange a conference call with all session speakers prior to the workshop.

The Canadian Institute of Actuaries strongly urges all speakers to use presentation materials. While it is not mandatory to use the CIA Meeting Template, it is highly recommended to ensure a consistent format for the entire event. 

Presentation Uploading – Deadline: September 5

We request that all presentations be submitted as original PowerPoint files. They will be converted to PDF files prior to being posted on the CIA website. If you do not intend to have a presentation or handouts for your session, please notify Caroline Thebault.


All moderators and presenters are required to register for the workshop—the deadline is August 29.

Hotel Accommodation
All presenters are responsible for their own hotel arrangements. The deadline for booking a guestroom is August 12.

Upon arrival at the hotel, please pick up your registration materials and name badge at the CIA Speaker Registration Desk, which will be open on Saturday, September 13 from 7:30 am to 2:00 pm.

Presenter Tips

Whether you are new to speaking, or are an experienced presenter, you may find the following recorded webcast useful.   


Grand Patron




Society of Actuaries





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