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Fall Meeting 2014 Wrapup

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On October 9th, 2014, roughly 75 attendees joined us for our Fall Meeting featuring Mr. Douglas Lum from Reinsurance Management Associates (RMA) discussing "Assessing Capital Management Deals for Life Companies - An Asian Market Perspective".  Please see the Presentation Archives section for the slides and audio recording, and the Online Photo Album for photos.

We look forward to seeing you at our next event!

 

2014 Fall Dinner Meeting

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Our fall dinner meeting will be held on Thursday, October 9th, 2014, at Dynasty Chinese Cuisine in Toronto.  We are pleased to have Mr. Douglas Lum, Managing Director, Life Reinsurance Operations for Reinsurance Management Associates (RMA), to be our guest speaker of this event.  The topic will be

"Solvency Capital Regulation in Asia - Capital Management using Reinsurance"

Join us for an informative presentation on solvency capital regulations in various jurisdictions in Asia and to learn about how reinsurance can be a resource to help life insurance companies with their capital needs.

Please see the registration form for more details.

To qualify for the discounted early bird price and draw prize, please register online by October 6, 2014 (noon).

Please visit the link below for the online registration and payment page.

http://www.sellyourevents.com/PacificRimActuariesClubofToronto2014AnnualFallDinner.aspx

 

 

2014 PRACT Summer BBQ

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Our summer BBQ has returned.  This year, our gathering will take place on Saturday, July 26th, 2014 starting at 1pm.  Guests will enjoy fantastic food such as Hot dogs, Korean ribs, Salad, Fruits, Corn, Ice-cream, Pastries, Chow Mein, Fried Rice, Suckling Pig, BBQ pork, etc.  Our summer gathering is a great place to network in a casual atmosphere.  Please see registration form for more details.

Admission is free for 2014 club members and $10 for non-members who register before the early bird deadline (July 23rd)

To register, simply email your completed registration form in pdf format or registration details (i.e. Name, Fee, Company, Phone #) to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  Register before July 23rd to qualify for the early bird rate.  Any payment can be made at door. Space is limited, so please register early.

Note, non-members can sign up for membership at the BBQ and qualify for the membership price.  Click here for membership details.  If you intend to do this, please indicate this on your registration form.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014 12:46
 

21st Annual Chinese New Year Meeting - Presentation and Photos Posted

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On February 27, 2014, over 100 attendees joined us for our 21st Annual Chinese New Year Dinner featuring Mr. Warren Rodericks from Deloitte discussing "Life Insurance Industry in Japan"

Please see the Presentation Archives section for the slides, and our Online Photo Album for the event photos.

We look forward to seeing you at our next event!

 

21st Annual Chinese New Year Meeting

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Our 21st Annual Chinese New Year Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 27, 2014, at the DoubleTree Hotel (formerly Metropolitan Hotel) in Toronto.  We are pleased to invite Mr. Warren Rodericks, Senior Manager in the Actuarial and Insurance Solutions practice at Deloitte Canada to discuss:

"Life Insurance Industry in Japan"

Warren spent several years working in life insurance consulting in Tokyo. Warren will discuss the life insurance industry in Japan including economic, demographic, and cultural aspects. He will also speak about his experiences working in Japan.

Come and network with fellow members of the Club and enjoy a fabulous feast as we ring in the Year of the Horse. Numerous door prizes will be drawn, including an Early Bird Grand Prize - an Apple Mac mini Computer.

Date and Time: Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 5:30pm to 10pm

Registration Form: Please see the registration form for more details, including registration costs, the full menu, and our flexible refund policy.

Online Registration Link: Please click here

Deadline: The Early Bird registration deadline is Thursday, February 20th (for mail-in registrations), and 12 noon on Monday, February 24th for online registrations.  Register before these dates for discounted rates and the chance to win the Early Bird Grand Prize.

Parking: Limited parking in the hotel garage is available at a flat rate of $12 (from 5pm to 11pm).  Alternatively, you may park at the outdoor lot on the south side of the hotel ($10 flat rate after 5pm) or the nearby underground City Hall parking lot ($6 flat rate after 6pm)

 

Fall Meeting 2013 Wrapup

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On October 3rd, 2013, roughly 100 attendees joined us for our Fall Meeting featuring Mr. Steven Chen from Oliver Wyman discussing "Insurance e-Business Development & Trend in China"

Please see the Presentation Archives section for the slides and audio recording, and our Online Photo Album for the event photos.

We look forward to seeing you at our next event!

 

Fall Dinner Meeting 2013

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Our fall dinner meeting will be held on Thursday, October 3rd, 2013, at Dynasty Chinese Cuisine in Toronto.  We are pleased to have Mr. Steven Chen, Principal, Oliver Wyman Actuarial Consulting, to be our guest speaker of this event.  The topic will be

"Insurance e-Business Development & Trend in China"

The development of digital solutions is of increasing interest to many insurers. Insurance companies, like most financial services companies continue to control a unique and valuable array of largely untapped information assets. How insurance companies could understand and take advantage of their "information balance sheet" will become a key competitive advantage in the fast growing insurance e-business space. The presentation will explore the development of the insurance e-business market in China, drawing broad conclusions regarding the likely future direction. This presentation will be of interest to both life and P&C actuaries.

Please see the registration form for more details.

To qualify for the discounted early bird price and draw prize (an Apple iPad mini 32GB), please register online by September 30, 2012 (noon).

Please visit the link below for the online registration and payment page.

http://www.sellyourevents.com/2013AnnualFallDinnerPacificRimActuariesClubofToronto.aspx

 

2013 PRACT Summer BBQ

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Our summer BBQ has returned.  This year, our gathering will take place on July 20th, 2013 starting at 1pm.  Guests will enjoy fantastic food such as Hot dogs, Korean ribs, Salad, Fruits, Corn, Ice-cream, Pastries, Chow Mein, Fried Rice, Suckling Pig, BBQ pork, etc.  Our summer gathering is a great place to network in a casual atmosphere.  Please see registration form for more details.

Admission is free for 2013 club members and $10 for non-members who register before the early bird deadline.

To register, simply email your completed registration form in pdf format or registration details (i.e. Name, Fee, Company, Phone #) to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  Register before July 17th to qualify for the early bird rate.  Any payment can be made at door. Space is limited, so please register early.

Note, non-members can sign up for membership at the BBQ and qualify for the membership price.  Click here for membership details.  If you intend to do this, please indicate this on your registration form.

 

20th Anniversary Chinese New Year Meeting - Presentation and Photos Posted

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On February 21, 2013, over 140 attendees joined us for our 20th Anniversary Chinese New Year Dinner featuring Ms. Cindy Forbes from Manulife Financial discussing "An Actuary's Experience as a CFO in Asia"

Please see the Presentation Archives section for the slides, and our Online Photo Album for the event photos.

We look forward to seeing you at our next event!

 

20th Anniversary Chinese New Year Meeting (2013)

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Our 20th Anniversary Chinese New Year Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2013, at the Metropolitan Hotel in Toronto.  We are pleased to invite Ms. Cindy Forbes, Executive VP and Chief Actuary of Manulife Financial to discuss:

"An Actuary's Experience as a CFO in Asia"

Cindy was the former CFO of Manulife Asia and will be speaking to us on the lessons learned by an actuary in Asia.  Among other topics, Cindy will discuss how to successfully lead and manage in Asia, how to adapt to cultural differences between North America and Asia, and considerations for working as an expat in Asia.  There will be time for your questions and answers to get an in-depth picture of being the CFO in Asia for a large Canadian insurer.

Come and network with fellow members of the Club and enjoy a fabulous feast as we ring in the Year of the Snake and celebrate our club’s 20th Anniversary. Numerous door prizes will be drawn, including an Early Bird Grand Prize.

Registration Form: Please see the registration form for more details, including registration costs, the full menu, and our flexible refund policy.

Online Registration Link: Please click here

Deadline: The Early Bird registration deadline is Thursday, February 14th (for mail-in registrations), and 12 noon on Monday, February 18th for online registrations.  Register before these dates for discounted rates and the chance to win the Early Bird Grand Prize.

Parking: Limited parking in the hotel garage is available at a rate of $10.  Alternatively, you may park at the nearby underground City Hall parking lot ($6 flat rate after 6pm)

 


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