SAI Annual Convention 2017

Event Type
CPD Event
Members Only Event
You must be a member of the Society of Actuaries in Ireland to attend this event.

8.30am - Registration & tea/coffee/pastries

9.00am - Convention commences

4.35pm - Convention finishes

Convention Centre Dublin

The Society is delighted to announce that this year we are offering an even wider choice of topics at our  Annual Convention.  The Agenda includes:

  • Presentations covering all of the main practice areas;
  • *Professionalism Skills Session;
  • Review of the Year and an eye to the Future;
  • Sessions on topics to appeal to members in non-traditional actuarial fields;
  • *Presentation on Unconscious Bias;
  • *The Communications Clinic will present on Communicating in the Workplace; and
  • Donal Casey, FSAI and CEO Rory McIlroy Inc., will present on Wider Fairways – not as far away as it appears.

*(Accredited by the IFoA for the purposes of their Professional Skills Training requirement).


The full agenda, descriptions of the topics and biographies of the speakers are posted below.

Dress Code:  Business attire.



The LIA & IOB has accredited the following sessions:

Title LIA Accreditation Number Accredited for IOB Accreditation Number Accredited for
The EU PRIIPs Rule LIA-O-14831 Savings & Investment    
Irish Pension Scheme use of LDI   LIA-O-14831 Savings & Investment 2017-1704 Savings & Investments
The 4% Rule of Thumb LIA-O-14798 Pensions    
Pensions Forum LIA-O-14798 Pensions 2017-1702 Pensions
The Wealth of Pensions LIA-O-14798 Pensions    
Professionalism Skills LIA-O-14814 Ethics 2017-1705 Ethics
Irish Non-Life Claims Environment LIA-O-14811 General Insurance    
General Insurance Forum LIA-O-14811 General Insurance 2017-1703 General Insurance




***  Cancellation Policy for the Society’s Annual Convention  ***     


  • A substitution can be made at any time, bearing in mind that it is a ‘members only’ event.  Please email the name of your substitute to the Society;
  • Online cancellations may be made up to close of business on Friday 2nd June;
  • From Monday 5th June, online cancellations or cancellations notified by contacting the Society directly will incur a 50% cancellation fee;  and
  • No shows, or those cancelling on the day, will be charged in full.

*You can cancel online by going to ‘My Reservations

See agenda
Cost (members)

LIA Accreditation: This event has been accredited by the LIA.

Institute of Bankers Accreditation: This event has been accredited by the Institute of Bankers.

Professionalism Training: This event includes Professionalism Training.

File attachments
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Descriptions of Topics 461.09 KB
Speaker Biographies 447.62 KB
Agenda 415.54 KB