Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Actuarial Colloquium Paris 2020 did not take place as planned.
However, the Institut des actuaires and IAA were pleased to host the Sections Virtual Colloquium (SVC) 2020 from May 11-15 instead.
The SVC 2020 brought the actuarial world together for five days of high-level scientific presentations, recorded article presentations, as well as interactive plenary sessions from IAA Sections with contributions from keynote speakers, which are available online here on actuview.
The full program with more than 70 recorded sessions and 7 live sessions has been published. Click through the pages to find the section programs:
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ASTIN Session live on actuview | 12 May, 13.00–14.30 CEST
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Climate change through its devastating effects is a concern for everyone and, more broadly, insurers are in the front line to understand this risk with statistical tools applied to physical phenomena, the data of which are becoming widely available thanks
Generative Adversarial Networks (GANs) were invented in 2014 and have generated more interest since then. GANs are useful for learning the structure of the data without explicitly postulating the model. They are better than other generative models, used f
The new rules set forth by IFRS 17 not only imply a fundamental overhaul of insurance accounting, but also, the reengineering of actuarial and accounting processes within an insurance company. In fact, a few insurers will opt to transform their operating
The submission would be 5-7 five minute plays enacting the interaction of classical character types in an actuarial or professional context highlighting ethical issues by young actuarial students in University College Dublin. One example of the plays woul
Retirement patterns are changing. Most working people are forced to postpone retirement - and retreat from employment slowly. Pension drawings are needed, initialiy, as top-ups to supplement employment income and then increase as retirement completes. In
The French Social Security has highlighted psychiatric diseases as a major risk. However, French private health insurance companies do not consider psychiatric care as an important topic. In this article is presented a study (based on four real health ins
Each pension fund board of trustees decides on type and amount of death and disability risk coverage. At first step in pension fund specific risk analysis, the full coverage of death and disability risks by the pension fund itself is analyzed. According t
Multi-country mortality dependence attracts the attention of insurers owning life insurance or annuity businesses across countries. When implementing a sophisticated enterprise risk management (ERM) program, it is crucial to model the structure of such de
The aim of this paper is to introduce a synthetic ALM model that catches the main specificity of life insurance contracts. First, it keeps track of both market and book values to apply the regulatory profit-sharing rule. Second, it introduces a determinat
In November 2019, the International Association of Insurance Supervisors adopted a Global Framework for the Supervision of Internationally Active Insurance Groups (IAIGs). This includes revisions to ComFrame including the Insurance Core Principles (ICPs),
The wavelet theory is a powerful tool for processing and compressing time-series or images. To summarize, the wavelet transform consists to project a signal on an orthornormal basis of functions. The sets of functions is chosen in order to provide a spars
The time spent in dependence and the type of care an elderly receives are the two main cost drivers of long-term care (LTC). We aim to provide a better understanding of the duration of care by using a comprehensive social insurance dataset covering the LT
Universal Life (UL) is a widespread type of personal insurance in many countries around the world. lts design combines the protection of bife insurance with the income provided by investment funds, through profit sharing, transparency of individual accoun
Long term disability income (DI) claims account for a significant portion of life insurance companies' risk product liabilities. The annuity type benefits offered by these products, typically paid until a policyholder reaches retirement age, dies or retur
In South Africa, employees are increasingly demanding flexibility in relation to their employee benefits (including retirement benefits). As a result, many South African retirement funds extend choice to members - these choices might include:• contri
Many countries in Latin America are experiencing large social trouble and budget crisis on account the pension program, independently of the consideration of Defined Benefits or Defined Contributions. After the past 35 years of SS reforms in pension, diff
Individuals are not on equal footing in the face of employment, old age, illness and death. They generally try to make full use of an insurance system by retiring as early as possible. In France early retirement also results from a labour market on which
The paper summarises the main features and trends in pension fund ESG risks disclosure around the world available to regulators, members and the public. It includes reference to statutory requirements, general practice and voluntary disclosures in relatio
The establishment and development of technologies as support tools in social security terms provide a way that would improve to 30% of Mexican population increase the amount of their voluntary contributions and many others would accede into the pension sy
The Finnish population is ageing rapidly. The bulk of pensions currently in payment are paid for by people in employment. If population trends continue at the current rate, there is a pressure to increase the pension contribution rate. A young age structu
Labour markets are undergoing major transformations mostly due to ageing population. Actuaries can play a fundamental role to ensure that social security systems continue to meet their objectives of adequacy of benefits and financing constraints. Adequacy