International Association of Consulting Actuaries

Amsterdam, Netherlands
June 23 - 25, 2002


Table of Contents



Welcome reception


Word of welcome to conference
Ruud Sprenkels, Chairman of IACA

Keynote Speech
Managing risks for insurance companies and pension funds
Marc Govaerts, Professor at the University of Leuven (Belgium) and the University of Amsterdam (Netherlands)

Subject 1: The role of actuaries in mergers & acquisitions
Wim Dufourne, Human Resource Manager Shell International
Robin Arnold, Partner Bacon & Woodrow

Workshops on subject 1

Subject 2: Design and funding of global pension and insurance programs
Philip Lambert, Global pension manager Unilever
Alan Botteril, Partner Towers Perrin

Workshops on subject 2

The future of the actuarial qualifications
Panel discussion to 18.15

Ruud Sprenkels

Subject 3: Global asset and liability modeling
Guus Boender, professor at the University of Maastricht and Amsterdam, Partner Ortec Consultants
Roger Urwin, Partner Watson Wyatt

Workshops on subject 3

Discussion Papers
Adrian Waddingham, Simon van Vuure

Subject 4: The influence of International Accounting Standards on pension and insurance programs
Sir David Tweedie, Former partner KPMG and Chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board
Wendy McFee, Partner William M. Mercer

Workshops on subject 4

Closing business session
Ruud Sprenkels

Closing Ball