Professional Development

CIA Investment Seminar

Toronto: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front St. W.

November 6, 2015

Presenter Information

Moderator and Speaker Information

Thank you for agreeing to participate in the CIA Investment Seminar being held in Toronto on November 6. 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 seminar. If you have not received yet a call from either the moderator or lead speaker of your session, please notify Caroline Thebault

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 seminar.  

Acknowledgement and Release

The CIA records all sessions. If you do not wish to have your session recorded, please notify Nancy Jenkinson. Otherwise, all presenters must sign the CIA’s Acknowledgement and Release form on-site. 

Presentation Uploading – Deadline: October 30

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 meeting—the deadline is October 30. Discounted registration rates are available for all moderators and speakers.

Hotel Accommodation

All presenters are responsible for their own hotel arrangements. The deadline for booking a guestroom is October 15


Upon arrival at the hotel, please pick up your registration materials and name badge at the CIA Speaker Registration Desk. The desk will be open as follows from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. 

The exact room location of your session will be listed in the final program summary that will be provided when you pick up your registration packet at the Speaker Registration Desk.