Articles tagged "IAA"

CEO Column

CEO Elayne Grace reflects on her first three months in the job including member experiences across Australia, Asia and Europe, and the renewed energy for focusing on customer outcomes and trust.

50 years of actuaries consulting globally – the history of IACA

Fifty years ago, the International Association of Consultant Actuaries (IACA) met in Munich for the first time. In June 2018, IACA will celebrate its 50th anniversary meeting with the International Congress of Actuaries (ICA) in Berlin. Brent Walker outlines its history, purpose, spread into Asia and why you should join.

Going global - Interviews with IAA representatives

Kirsten Flynn is a Member of the International Committee. In this article, she speaks to Tim Furlan, Bozenna Hinton and Martin Stevenson about their involvement with the IAA and reflections on the recent IAA meeting in Chicago.

Introducing the new International committee and its membership

The Institute’s Council recently recruited members to join the newly established International Committee which replaces the existing International Council Committee. Here, Martin Stevenson explains a little more about it.

IAA Banking Working Group & ASSA Seminar, Chicago

Institute President Jenny Lyon reports on the International Association of Actuaries Conference in Chicago that included a seminar initiated by the Actuarial Society of South Africa, titled ‘The Actuary in Banking’. Australia was specifically invited given our work in developing a Part III banking subject.

Our global profession - A look at the South African actuarial experience

President Jenny Lyon details some thought-provoking presentations from the recent South African Actuarial Convention in Cape Town, including the state of the profession there; metrics for effecting ‘big change’; and a new take on driverless cars.

Brexit, politics and your perspective - President’s Column

In this month's column, President Lindsay Smartt shares his thoughts about the current political sphere, Brexit and his recent international visits within the actuarial community.

IAA Sections – tell me more

International Council Committee Convenor Martin Stevenson demystifies the International Actuarial Association Sections.

Colloquia Spotlight on Insurance and Risk in Australia

The 2015 ASTIN, AFIR/ERM and IACA Colloquia of the International Actuarial Association will bring cutting-edge research to Sydney this August.

Educating Future Actuaries

The International Actuarial Association (IAA) is tackling this challenge by producing a new syllabus representing the minimum that a newly qualified actuary (an Associate in Australian terms) must have mastered.

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