Insurance in the Age of Big Data: Read the Latest Issue of Seeing Beyond Risk

The latest issue of Seeing Beyond Risk provides an overview of big data, its impact on the insurance industry, and the role that actuaries can play in using big data.

Étienne Plante-Dubé, director of modelling and research at Desjardins General Insurance Group, examines the role big data plays in the insurance industry, the use of telematics, the risks and advantages of big data, and their impact on society and business. He concludes that actuaries have the skills to play the role of data scientist in the insurance and risk management sectors.

Seeing Beyond Risk is the CIA’s quarterly electronic publication, featuring contributions from well-known names in actuarial science and experts in the field, writing about topics suggested and honed by the CIA Editorial Panel, readers, and Institute members.

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Canadian Institute of Actuaries/Institut canadien des actuaires