In recent years, the world has witnessed new waves of violent extremism that have taken the lives of many innocent people. Whether based on religious, ethnic or political grounds, extremist ideologies glorify the supremacy of a particular group, and oppose a more tolerant and inclusive society. This poses two distinct but related challenges for contemporary societies.
To highlight the importance of risk management education, and to engage future generations in our industry, the IIS has initiated the GCIE designation, a certification program for universities and colleges with outstanding Risk Management and Insurance programs, allowing them the opportunity to be recognized and to enhance their connections with the insurance industry.
Application deadline: March 17
Insurance Development Forum (IDF) Chair Stephen Catlin, and Chairman Elect of the IIS, has today announced the appointment of leading insurance CEOs to serve on the Steering Committee of the IDF.
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The IIS Speaker Series, sponsored by RGA, is your seat at the table with the leaders, influencers and innovators who are shaping the global insurance industry. Join RGA Chief Operating Officer Donna Kinnaird as she talks with the industry’s top executives, who share their views on topics including leadership, innovation and social responsibility.
What is Distributed Ledger/Blockchain Technology and why does it Matter to Insurers? First, a definition. Distributed Ledger/Blockchain technology transfers value in a decentralized, consensus based immutable manner using cryptographic tools and is different from technology today by offering transactions occurring between unknown counterparties that are mathematically trusted in real time.