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Artificial Intelligence for Actuaries Webcast

March 29, 2018


External Forces & Industry Knowledge


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.

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