Three months into the vaccine rollout, publicly available data on vaccine uptake in Australia remains rudimentary and sporadic. This is in stark contrast to many other wealthy countries, where transparency has been key. Karen Cutter, Jennifer Lang and Kirsten Armstrong argue that better information could help all stakeholders understand what’s going right and what’s going wrong, and home in on the interventions most likely to make the biggest difference.
Clare Hughes recaps the thought-provoking Plenary session ‘The needle and the damage done – life post-pandemic’.
The closing session of the 2021 All-Actuaries Virtual Summit explored the technological changes enveloping the industry and tried to determine which changes would have the biggest impact on the industry over the next decade.
In this edition of the ‘Virtual Summit Shorts’ series, Joey Chen shares her learnings and thoughts on Matthew Webster and Michael Ramsay’s session ‘Transforming the Reserving Process’. The session covered the drawbacks of current state reserving processes, and the journey to defining a better future state and bringing these improvements to life.
Posted 5 March 2021