Casualty Actuarial Society

CAS Spring Meeting

2013 CAS Spring Meeting
Vancouver, Canada
May 19-22, 2013

Proposed Concurrent Sessions

New Online Web Scheduler

Registered attendees will be able to develop their own Spring Meeting schedule through our new online Web scheduler. In the coming weeks you will receive an email asking you to select the concurrent sessions you wish to attend. Your selections will assist us with logistics such as determining room size.

Following is a list of proposed concurrent sessions thus far. We realize that conflicts may occur; you will not be required to attend these sessions.

    • The CAS Loss Simulation Model: Enhancements and Uses
    • The CERA Exam
    • China Insurance Market
    • Claims Applications for Predictive Modeling
    • Climate Change
    • Documentation—Predictive Modeling/ERM
    • Don't be a Taka-fool: An Overview of the Insurance Concept of Takaful
    • Earthquake and Fire Following Catastrophe Update
    • The Easiest Way to Become a Better Presenter
    • Economic Scenario Generators: Usage and Trends in the P&C Industry
    • Efficiency: The New Thing in Reinsurance
    • ERM Capital Modeling
    • Estimating Insurance Attrition with Survivor Analysis
    • Global Data and Analytical Challenges in the 21st Century
    • Government Ownership of an Insurance Company—A Good Thing or a Bad Thing?
    • omeowners Profitability
    • How to Become an Expert Communicator to the Non-Expert Listener
    • Interaction of Reserving/Pricing Actuaries
    • Microinsurance: Innovations in Emerging Economies
    • New and Improved ASOPs: ERM and Credibility
    • Reserve Ranges
    • Self-Driving Cars
    • Stochastic Reserving: Today and Tomorrow
    • The Danger of Irrelevance – Nanotechnology & Other Emerging Risks
    • Update on Canadian Regulatory Capital Requirements
    • Using Probability Distributions to Developed Unbiased Estimates of Excess Costs Using Individual Claim Data
    • Workers Compensation Reform Updates
    Research Paper Presentations
    • ARIA Prize Paper: The Impact of Rate Regulation on Claims: Evidence From Massachusetts Automobile Insurance
    • Contingent Capital
    • Applications of Convex Optimization in Premium Rating
    Variance Paper Presentations

Optional Roundtable Discussions

There will be 6-8 optional roundtable discussions planned on Tuesday afternoon for extra CE opportunities.