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IIC in the news


What's New in CE, CI-Top Broker, May 17, 2017 [online]
IBAO, Insurance Institute of Ontario hosting live webcast on driverless cars, Canadian Underwriter, February 7, 2017 [online]
Wider mandate for Ontario’s auto insurance regulator would be welcomed, Canadian Underwriter, January 19, 2017 [online]
Strategic planning of Canada’s p&c industry must extend to five, 10 years, Canadian Underwriter, January 11, 2017 [online]
Canada becoming less attractive option for investors, Canadian Underwriter, January 11, 2017 [online]
Future looks bright for career in p&c industry, insBlog, January 10, 2017 [online]


Benefits of hitting the books - CIP Designation, Rogers Insurance, December 5, 2016 [Online]
Staying the same not a sustainable approach to attracting young professionals to insurance, Canadian Underwriter, November 23, 2016 [Online]
Maintaining Focus, Canadian Underwriter, November 1, 2016 [Online]
The Insurance Institute of Canada elects Intact Insurance president Jean-François Blais as chair of board of governors, Canadian Underwriter, Novmeber 3, 2016 [Online]
Insurance Institute of Canada announces new chair and board, Insurance Business, November 4, 2016 [Online]
Learning Curve, Canadian Underwriter, October 4, 2016 [Online]
Defining the Threat, Canadian Underwriter, October 2, 2016 [Online]
Nuttall Restoration Raises Emergency Preparedness Awareness, 91.9 the Bend, September 30, 2016 [Online]
Insurance Institute awards outstanding industry leaders, Insurance Business, September 28, 2016 [Online]
Insurance companies take cautious approach to driverless cars,, September 26, 2016 [Online]
Insurance companies take cautious approach to driverless cars, Toronto Sun, September 25, 2016 [Online]
Industry to welcome driverless cars with cautious optimism: IBC, Insuarnce Business, September 26, 2016 [Online]
Meeting brokers’ CE needs online, insBlog, September 23, 2016 [Online]
CIP Society announces two established leader awards, one emerging leader for 2016, Canadian Underwriter, September 21, 2016 [Online]
Insurance Institute of Canada launches new catalogue of online courses called CE OnDemand, Canadian Underwriter, September 15, 2016 [Online]
Why Canada’s ongoing soft market has brokers seeking online continuing education, CI-Top Broker, August 16, 2016 [Online]
What your clients need to know about the new Ontario auto insurance, CI-Top Broker, July 12, 2016 [Online]
The last roadblock to an autonomous future,, July 5, 2016 [Online]
Insurance Institute report examines challenges of insuring autonomous vehicles,, June 27, 2016 [Online]
Canada: Insurance Institute releases report on automated vehicles,, June 24, 2016 [Online]
Insurance Institute releases report on automated vehicles, Auto Service World, June 23, 2016 [Online]
Unlimited Liability, Canadian Underwriter, May 1, 2016 [Online]
Auto changes: brokers will have to do more than ever before, CI-Top Broker, May 11, 2016 [Online]
Institute research report reveals how p&c industry can help prepare for transition to driverless cars, Insurance Institute of Canada, May 5, 2016 [online]
• No Desjardins, our flood coverage is sustainable: The Co-operators, CI-Top Broker, March 16, 2016 [online]
Time to recognize strong leaders, Insurance Business, March 15, 2016 [online]
Nominations open for CIP Society’s 2016 National Leadership Awards, Canadian Underwriter, March 10, 2016 [Online]
Emerging Analytics - Canadian Underwriter, February 2016 [TIFF]
• Institute set to roll out computer exams - Thompson's World Insurance News, January 18, 2016 [TIFF]
• Cook calls for comprehensive catastrophe cover for Canada - Thompson's World Insurance News, January 18, 2016 [TIFF]
• IIC Chair - Insurance People, January 2016, Street Talk [TIFF]
• Overland flood template preferred option over inconsistent offerings - Canadian Underwriter, January 13, 2016 [Online]
• Industry expert sees hungry cat bond market turning to direct insurance after re sector - CI-Top Broker, January 12, 2016 [Online]
• Canada's p&c industry projected to see underwriting profit for 2015; capital will follow opportunity - Canadian Underwriter, January 12, 2016 [Online]


• Insurance Institute Launches New Website - Thompson's World Insurance News, December 14, 2015 [PDF]
• Rare Air - CI Top Broker, December 2015 [PDF]
• Note-Worthy - Canadian Underwriter, December 2015 [PDF]
• CIP breakfast set for Jan. - Thompson's World Insurance News, December 7, 2015 [PDF]
• Share and Share Alike - Claims Canada, October/November 2015 [PDF]
• New hat is old hat for institute chair - Thompson's World Insurance News, November 16, 2015 [PDF]
• Broker education will bring 'the best of the best' - Insurance Business, November 9, 2015 [Online]
• CIP: A vote of competence - Insurance People, November 2015 [PDF]
• Honouring leadership - Insurance People, November 2015 [PDF]
• Should other insurers start penalizing UberX drivers too? - Insurance Business, November 4, 2015 [Online]
• Insurers gaining ground on UAV cover - Thompson's World Insurance News, November 2, 2015 [PDF]
• Insuring unmanned aerial vehicles calls for special cyber consideration - Canadian Underwriter, October 28, 2015 [Online]
• Institute launches new programs and restructures old ones  - CI-Top Broker, October 2, 2015 [Online]
• Questions d'argent finances personnelles - TVA|Argent, September 17, 2015 [Video][Interview clip with Simon Charbonneau begins at 5:48 mark]
• Educational Investment - Canadian Underwriter, September 2015 [Online]
• Anchoring an adjuster's education - Claims Canada, August-September 2015 [PDF]
• Head of the Class - Insurance People, September 2015 [PDF]
• Report shows Canadian p&c industry endorses CIP designation - Thompson's World Insurance News, September 14, 2015 [PDF]
• Bryan Bedford named CIP Society's emerging leader for 2015  - Canadian Underwriter, September 10, 2015 [Online]
• linstitut-dassurance-fait-evaluer-son-programme-de-paa-par-le-conference-board - Journal de L'Assurance, August 25, 2015 [Online]
• The easy way to earn an extra $8,000 - Insurance Business Canada, August 20, 2015 [Online]
• Insurers benefit from CIP program, says study - Insurance Business Canada, August 19, 2015 [Online]
• Virtually all surveyed p&c employers endorse CIP designation, but post-secondary graduates have limited knowledge of industry - Canadian Underwriter, August 19, 2015 [Online]



Recent Media Releases


Insurance Institute announces 2017 Fellow of Distinction recipient, May 2017 [PDF]
National Leadership Awards Call for Nominations - Recognizing Emerging and Established Leaders, March 2017 [PDF]
Celebrating the relevance of insurance education, February 2017 [PDF]


30-year volunteer receives Insurance Institute Award of Merit, November 2016 [PDF]
The Insurance Institute of Canada elects new board, November 2016 [PDF]
Insurance Institute names recipient of Honorary CIP designation, November 2016 [PDF]
The CIP Society introduces the 2016 National Leadership Award Honourees, September 2016 [PDF]
An easy way for brokers to get their CE hours, September 2016 [PDF]
2016 National Leadership Awards Call for Nominations, March 2016 [PDF]


•  Insurance Institute advances public knowledge of industry credentials, December 2015 [PDF]
•  The Insurance Institute of Canada elects new board, October 2015 [PDF]
•  Insurance Institute announces recipients of 2015 John E. Lowes scholarships, October 2015 [PDF]
•  Insuring drones: A reconnaissance mission, October 2015 [PDF]
•  Canadian p&c industry endorses CIP designation , August 2015 [PDF]
•  Symposium West: New industry event to be launched in southwestern Ontario, May 2015 [PDF]
•  Insurance Institute releases research report on cyber risks, May 2015 [PDF]
•  Insurance Institute webinar supports development of industry leadership, April 2015 [PDF]
•  It's time to recognize our industry leaders , March 2015 [PDF]
•  Insurance Institute launches new mentoring initiative, January 2015 [PDF]
•  Fact Sheet: Mentoring ADVANTAGE, January 2015 [PDF]


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