Registration (tea/coffee upon arrival): 1.30 pm

Forum commences: 2.00 pm

Finishs: 5.35 pm

Stairwell 42, Aviva Stadium, Lansdowne Rd, Dublin 4

In-person: SAI Life Forum 2023

 We are pleased to announce that the SAI Life Forum 2023 will be held on the 10th May, 2023 in the Aviva Stadium from 1.30 pm with registration, tea and coffee. The forum will conclude at 5.35 pm.



Directions can be found here.

Parking and Transport: There is a car park on Lansdowne Road. This car park works on a first come, first served basis and it not guaranteed for all guests. Parking is charged at €2.00 per hour to a maximum of €10.00. There is also the dart, which is right next to Stairwell 42, which is the entrance place to the event. The stop to get off the dart at is Lansdowne Road.

Cycling: There are bike racks located beside Aviva Stadium outside Elvery's/ Stadium Tour office and inside the car park also. 


The agenda and list of speakers can be accessed here.


The Plenary session will be on the Mortality inequalities on the island of Ireland, delivered by Dr Mary Hall, FSAI, FIA (DCU) and Ms Linda Daly, FSAI, FIA (Lecturer – UCC)

The topic is Mortality inequalities on the island of Ireland including an analysis on the seasonal and Covid19 differences between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, cause of death and place of death differences.

Dr Mary Hall and Ms Linda Daly will present the results of their current research on the impact of Covid-19 on mortality in Ireland and Northern Ireland. Further they will talk around the recent issues/developments in mortality analysis more widely and the implications for Ireland. Issues explored will also include increased uncertainties/volatility post Covid, current research in modelling mortality, and work currently being done in Irish universities.

Please note: The plenary session will not be recorded.


Please note the following:

Recording: As you know from preivious communication from the Society, we are recording the sessions (excluding the plenary session) from the live day. We will make these available, afterwards, on a password protected portal.

Reservations: By making a reservation for the Life Forum via this event page, you can attend the live day in the Aviva Stadium, as well as rewatching the recordings of all sessions, afterwards. PLEASE NOTE: If you already know that you cannot attend Life Forum on 10th May in the Aviva and would like to receive the link to the portal where the recordings will be shared afterwards, please make your reservation via this event page here. By having two separate event pages for those attending the Life Forum in-person, on the day and for those who cannot attend, but would like to watch the recordings afterwards, will help us to make arrangements with the venue as efficiently as possible. That said, do try to attend in-person, if you can at all!

Link to portal for rewatching sessions from the day: We will contact you after the event has taken place with a link to the portal for accessing the recordings.

Please note: By making a reservation for the Life Forum, you consent to the sharing of your personal data (name and email address) with CrowdComms.


Our cancellation policy is here.


Reservation notice: Please make your reservation by COB, Friday, 28th April, as this will help us firm up the details with the venue for this event.


Thank you to our sponsors this year!  APR | Athora | Finalyse | Milliman | Zurich




From the Sponsor

APR is a specialist actuarial firm with a straightforward ambition: to be a deeply trusted partner of our clients, supporting them by solving the complex numerical and analytical problems within their businesses.  

APR is serving Irish insurers from its growing Dublin-based team, building on our strong track record of providing high-quality solutions to insurance companies and other financial institutions across the UK and beyond over the last 16 years. These solutions primarily take the form of consulting projects and interim resourcing support, drawing on our team of over 80 actuarial staff. 

To find out more go to: 

Athora is a leading European savings and retirement services group. We concentrate on the large and attractive traditional life and pensions market, with an ambition to become a leading provider of guaranteed products in Europe.

We serve the needs of individual and corporate customers who continue to demand products offering safety of returns, and also provide innovative M&A and reinsurance solutions to other insurers seeking to enhance their capital position or enact strategic change.

We have 1,700 employees in Belgium, Bermuda, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands and the UK, 2.7 million customers and €73.8 billion assets under management and administration at 31 December 2022.

Finalyse is a Europe-wide leading consultancy founded in 1988 with 6 office locations throughout Europe including Amsterdam, Brussels, Budapest, Dublin, Warsaw and Luxembourg. Finalyse specialises in providing risk advisory, actuarial, compliance and valuation services for banks, insurance companies and pension schemes with 70 key accounts including major European financial institutions. Finalyse help clients incorporate changes and innovations in valuation, risk management and regulatory compliance by empowering clients to make good decisions and ensuring they can focus on your core business. By bringing a unique mix of financial and technological skills, we offer a fresh perspective, unbiased analyses and modern answers to all the client’s questions. Our distinctive blend of expertise, pragmatism, team spirit and fairness has already contributed to more than 30 years of successful projects and trustful relationships. To find out more, visit:


As the largest actuarial consultancy serving the insurance industry in Ireland, Milliman’s expertise is unmatched. We are proud of our role in creating a strong and vibrant Irish insurance industry, and have provided actuarial and strategic consulting advice that helped set up many Irish insurance companies. Our team of expert consultants takes the utmost responsibility in safeguarding the interest of our clients’ policyholders, and will always look out for your best interests. We take great pride in the depth and longevity of our client relationships. To find out more, visit:

Zurich Life is one of Ireland's most successful life insurance companies, offering a full range of Pension, Investment and Protection products. It has been meeting its customers' needs in Ireland for 40 years. The investment team, based in Blackrock, Co. Dublin, is responsible for funds under management of approximately €28.4 billion, of which pension assets amount to €17.4 billion (as at 31st December 2022).


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