International Association of Consulting Actuaries

15th Conference
Sydney, Australia
31 October - 5 November, 2004


Table of Contents


The 21st Century Consultant Actuary SYNOPSIS PAPER
Rod Lester, Lead Specialist, World Bank

The Changing Face of Consulting in Asia
Geoffrey Baars, Director and Consulting Actuary, Watson Wyatt Insurance Consulting Limited

Liabilities for Actuaries PAPER
Helen Martin, General Manager - Technical Advice & Support, APRA presenting Jeremy Goford's Paper

How To Avoid Being Sued!
Fred Kilbourne, Independent Actuary, the Kilbourne Company

Putting Actuarial Ethics to the Test
Chris White, Consultant

Appropriate Corporate Governance in a Professional Firm
Leigh Minehan, PricewaterhouseCoopers

DC and Decumulation: An Actuarial Economics Perspective
Professor John Piggott, University of New South Wales

Incorporating and modelling hedge funds in institutional portfolios
René Delsanne, Professor, University of Quebec, Montreal

Sustainable Electricity Generation SYNOPSIS PAPER
Andrew Burge, Senior Manager - Market Analysis & Pricing, Tarong Energy Corporation

Risk budgeting - ALM and the equity risk premium
Roger Urwin, Global Head, Watson Wyatt

Environmental Finance - The rise of environmental markets and opportunities for actuaries SYNOPSIS PAPER
Stewart McCarthy & Elayne Grace, Retail Commercial and Sustainability Manager, IAG

Latest investment thinking applied to DC pension plans
Andy Hunt, Watson Wyatt

Castrophe Pricing SYNOPSIS PAPER
John DeRavin, Company Actuary, Munich Re Group

Issues in Investment Management
Panel Discussion led by Ken Buffin, Vice President, Conference of Consulting Actuaries

Terrorism Catastrophe Modelling
Will Gardner, Director, Aon Group Australia Ltd