Artificial Intelligence for Actuaries Webcast


March 29, 2018

  • External Forces & Industry Knowledge


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Presented by

The Entrepreneurial & Innovation and Actuary of the Future Sections


Noon–1:15 p.m. ET


This webcast takes place via the Internet.

Registration Fees

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Who Should Participate

This webcast is for actuaries interested in preparing for the coming artificial intelligence revolution.

Also, members of the following sections: Entrepreneurial & Innovation and Actuary of the Future Sections


Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) is at the heart of the fourth industrial revolution. In the coming decade, technological change and innovation will be rapid. The paradigm shift with AI is a game changer for all industries and professions. This webcast will help actuaries understand what to expect from AI applications and how it will dramatically enhance the actuarial profession in the near future.  

Key takeaways include: 

  • How AI is often misused and overmarketed; 
  • Insight into current state-of-the-art actuarial automation systems;
  • Basics of AI and ML to advanced impacts on actuarial related work; and
  • Futuristic and esoteric applications of AI and new opportunities for actuaries.

How the live webcast works and what it includes

You do not need any special equipment. On March 28, 2018, before 2:00 p.m. ET you will be sent detailed webcast instructions via email including the Web address for accessing the live-streaming broadcast presentation. Any handouts that are available will also be sent.

Please review the technical requirement sheet for the webcast platform with your IT department and make sure there aren’t firewall issues with audio streaming through your computers. You can test your computer using the following link to ensure the audio streaming is working properly.

In addition, if you have Windows 7, we recommend using Firefox, Chrome or Edge - not Internet Explorer 11 – in order to avoid problems with streaming audio.





Demonstrating the listening, writing and speaking skills required to effectively address diverse technical and nontechnical audiences in both formal and informal settings.

Professional Values

Adhering to standards of professional conduct and practice where all business interactions are based on a foundation of integrity, honesty and impartiality.

External Forces & Industry Knowledge

Identifying and incorporating the implications of economic, social, regulatory, geo-political and business changes into the design and delivery of actuarial solutions.


Initiating, innovating, inspiring, creating or otherwise acting to influence others regardless of level or role toward a common goal.

Relationship Management & Interpersonal Collaboration

Creating mutually beneficial relationships and work processes toward a common goal.

Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving

Applying the actuarial knowledge, skills and judgment required to provide value-added services.

Strategic Insight & Integration

Anticipating trends and strategically aligning actuarial practice with broader organizational business goals.

Results-Oriented Solutions

Providing effective problem solving that addresses relevant interests and needs.