Super Week Committee


Singapore Actuarial Society

Publish date



SAS Super Week


23rd to 27th November 2020


Day One : 23 November 2020 -


Update from MAS By LEE Wai Yi

Legal Responsibilities of Appointed Actuaries and Certifying Actuaries By Daniel JOHN  < Slides not available

Group Presentations - COVID-19 professional issues for life insurers in Singapore, for general insurers in Singapore  < Slides not available 

Group Presentations - Professional Skills Video Panel Discussion  < Slides not available 

Liability-Aware Investment Solutions for insurers By Ferret THIBAUT

L01/L02 Presentation and Discussion By Frank MUNRO  < Slides not available

Draft Response to Medishield Life (MDSL) 2020 Review By SAS MDSL 2020 Working Party


Day Two : 24 November 2020 -


Keynote Address By LEE Wai Yi

Keynote Address Panel By Alex KING, Nishit MAJMUDAR, KHOO Kah Siang  < Slides not available 

How to Open Up Untapped Client Segments with Product/Service Innovation and Digital Engagement By Annette KING

Augmenting Underwriting and Claims with AI: Brave New Normal By Lee SARKIN  < Slides not available 

The Future of Underwriting: What Do Consumers Want?  By LEE Li Hui

Healthcare at the Speed of Light?  By Sze-Yunn PANG

Diabesity By Cindy GWEE, Kirstie MOK

Universal Health Coverage by 2030: How can Insurers Innovate to Create Health for All? By Edward BOOTY

Public Health and the Actuary By LEONG Siao Wearn


Day Three : 25 November 2020 -


Measuring Climate Change with the Actuaries Climate Indices: the ACI & ACRI - Past, Present and Future By Stephen L. KOLK

Grey Swans and Black Elephants: Why We Keep Getting Surprised and What We Can Learn from Them By Rade MUSULIN

What is the "Truth"? By Mudit GUPTA

InsurTech: Integrating with Insurers' Operations By Mehul DAVE, HO Bin Kun, Ed PLOWMAN

Agile Way of Managing Business and Risks By Sonam BHATIA

Strategic Use of Reinsurance for P&C Insurers By Valerie GILLES-COEUR

Parametric Insurance By Christine SUN, Raghav OHRI, TEH Shi An, Shyam BHAYANI

Cyber Catastrophes Explained: Towards a Definition for the Insurance Industry By Avi BASHAN, Marco LO GIUDICE


Day Four : 26 November 2020 -


AI Ethics Principles – Putting Principles into Practice By Chris DOLMAN

Data Sharing Without Sharing Data By Basem MORRIS  < Slides not available

Using Data Analytics to Monitor the Environment and Unlock Industry Insights By Kuppli ABHISHEK, Levy JOSHUA, Petroula STAMOULI  < Slides not available

Big Data in Motor Insurance - UBI and API By XIA Jack

LTA Data Visualisation By Kate CHEN

COVID-19 Data Monitoring and Analytics By XIA Jack

Day Five : 27 November 2020 -


Actuaries and Climate Risk By Paul WEE

Risks Associated with Autonomous Vehicles By Abdallah ZABIAN

Government Support for SMEs in Response to COVID-19: Theoretical Model Using Wang Transform By GOH Jing Rong

Climate Change Index By Davy DAO

Epidemic Risk Insurance: Challenges, Products and Market Development By Gunther KRAUT

Sustainability Risk Management By Bruno VIAL

Pro-Cyclicality Beyond Business Cycles: The Case of Risk Measures By Marie KRATZ

Silence is not Golden: Cyber Creates a New Normal for Risk Insurers By Matt HARRISON

Silent Cyber By Jamie POCOCK

Conquering Cyber Risk By Bethany VOHLERS


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