The Actuaries Institute was delighted to name Ian Laughlin as Actuary of the Year for 2018. In his acceptance speech, Ian drew attention to the critical need for the actuarial profession to place great importance on its duty to the community.
Effective data scientists need to understand the workings of IT teams and identify the limits of truth in models, says Co-Founder and Chief Scientist at Ambiata, Tiberio Caetano, ahead of his Keynote Address at the 2018 General Insurance Seminar.
APRA Chairman Wayne Byres' speech "Good banking, by good bankers" is an important call to financial services professionals to heed the lessons of the Royal Commission and improve the professionalism in the industry.
With companies starting to pay the price for inadvertent unethical outcomes created by their systems and engineering, there is a need for data science professionals to understand and respect the discipline of ethics.
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