CIA (e)Bulletin/(e)Bulletin de l'ICA
September 2020
Elliott Bauer
Elliott Bauer
President's Update

By Michel St-Germain, FCIA
In his September article, the President shares his views on the importance of finding new ways to connect with peers in the COVID-19 era, and how our discussions help us become better actuaries.

In Focus

By Bernard Morency, FCIA
The Institute's Policy on the Approval of Public Statements has been updated. Bernard Morency, Chair of the Public Affairs Council, explains these recent changes and discusses what the future holds for public statements.

Valani Global
On the Horizon

By Jing Lang, FCIA
Jing Lang, Vice-President, Product Manager at iptiQ, provides an overview of various products and underwriting processes, and speaks on the impact of COVID-19 on the risk assessment process.

Institute News

By Jacqueline Friedland, FCIA
As Chair of the CIA Task Force on Diversity, Jacqueline Friedland shares the goals and initiatives undertaken by the task force to date.


A roundup of recently released CIA podcasts and a peek at upcoming discussions you’ll enjoy listening to while admiring the fall colours.

Dawei “David” Xiao FCIA(2020)

RGA Canada
Events News

The CIA’s Appointed Actuary Seminar will be delivered in a new virtual format this year from September 21 to October 1. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to gain insight on the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities affecting your professional practice.