In the first major YAP Melbourne event of the year, Dr. David Knox, Senior Partner at Mercer and Prof. Johnny Li, award-winning Professor at the University of Melbourne, came together to discuss longevity risk and its impact on Australia’s retirement system.
The use of wearable technology has been on the rise in recent years, from step-counting to measuring sleep. Many industries have begun to embrace this technology, with increasing interest in how wearables are being used in life insurance. More importantly, how can and should they be used going forward? And what caveats should we be aware of?
Melissa Yeoh reports on the recent “Designing Life Insurance Products for Increasing Consumer Expectations” Insights session which discussed current issues and implications for Life Insurance product design, including the legal perspective and considered how the industry could restore the imbalance between consumer and insurer.
Participants in the recent Young Actuaries Program Trivia Night had the opportunity to network upon arrival and select their teammates for the night. Mariella El-Azzi reports on the successful event and tricky m&ms game of skill