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Have you been using the online resources available to you as a CIP Society member? Since the last issue of ADVANTAGE Quarterly, we’ve added more Trends Papers, webinars, and information about our research report, Automated Vehicles: Implications for the Insurance Industry in Canada.








ADVANTAGE Monthly Trends Papers

An online library offering monthly papers on trending topics in the p&c insurance industry, we’re continuously working to bring you topics that are relevant and important like fracking, overland flooding, telematics, and so much more!

Most recently, we’ve added Trends Papers on Wildfires, Epidemics & Pandemics, and Emergency Preparedness. Click here to get these papers and view our entire library!


ADVANTAGE Live Webinars

If you missed the first webinar of the fall ADVANTAGE Live webinar series on the social media strategies used for the Fort McMurray wildfires, the two-part series is not over! On November 17th we are hosting the second part to this case study on the largest insured catastrophe in Canadian history. 

Register today for Fort McMurray Wildfires (Part 2) - Emergency & Industry Response Case Study, where David McGown, Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) and Paul Kovacs, Executive Director at Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR), will discuss the changing risk of wildfires in Canada and review the industry’s timely, responsive and proactive approach through this catastrophic event.

On December 8th, representatives from Dolden Wallace Folick LLP, will discuss the insurance and legal impacts of the legalization of marijuana in Canada. A topic that will blow its way into all provinces, this webinar will break down what it will mean for Canadian insurance providers when the new legislation rolls in this spring. Click here to register today for Legalizing Marijuana – A smoky future.

Emerging Issues Research Series

Emerging Issues Research Series – Automated Vehicles Raises Questions for the Insurance Industry

Automated Vehicles: Implications for the Insurance Industry in Canada is the Institute’s 2016 report that assesses the developments of automated vehicles and raises important questions for the insurance industry as this new technology emerges on Canadian roads within the next 5-10 years. 

Our report continues to be the go-to resource for industry and national media as more questions are raised around the emergence of automated vehicles and the safety, insurance, and ethical issues surrounding them. Click here to get the report and read what the media is saying about automated vehicles and our report!