Upcoming Seminars

  • Finance for the Non-Financial Professional - Webinar (EST)
    This 3-hr session is addressed to all positions in the insurance industry. Webinar leader Melanie Needham will cover the basics of reading and understanding financial statements, including, but not limited to, the main four financials: - Income Statement - Balance Sheet - Cash Flow Statement - Statement of Changes in Shareholder Equity These items will be covered and explained in the context of insurance and how they’re used in underwriting the risk. This webinar will include review of worksheet ...

  • Advanced Business Interruption - Webinar (EST)
    WEBINAR | ENHANCING | TECHNICAL Business interruption insurance is often perceived as a highly technical field, both difficult to sell and to service. As a result, it is a commodity that, although important to all risk portfolios, is undersold. This seminar aims to put aside the accounting and the numbers so that the insurance people in all disciplines can get a better handle on the how to’s of business interruption. Using case studies learners will get hands on practice determining coverage lev ...

  • Advanced Business Interruption - Webinar (EST)
    WEBINAR | ENHANCING | TECHNICAL Business interruption insurance is often perceived as a highly technical field, both difficult to sell and to service. As a result, it is a commodity that, although important to all risk portfolios, is undersold. This seminar aims to put aside the accounting and the numbers so that the insurance people in all disciplines can get a better handle on the how to’s of business interruption. Using case studies learners will get hands on practice determining coverage lev ...

  • How FSRA is Encouraging Outside of the Box Thinking - Webinar (EST)
    In January 2022, the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA)’s Innovation Office released its Innovation Framework and Test and Learn Environment Guidance . FSRA is committed to collaborating with innovators and businesses to encourage experimentation and promoting outside of the box thinking through the use of unique test and learn environments. Please join us on June 21, as we hear from Marlena Labieniec, Director of Innovation, FSRA, about supporting the creation of strong, ...

  • Cyber Liability: Exposures, Coverages and Emerging Trends - Webinar (EST)
    WEBINAR | ENHANCING | TECHNICAL Canadians are embracing the use of cyberspace in every aspect of their lives – but are we adequately prepared to deal with the increasing risk of cyber-attacks? With both the frequency and severity of cyber-attacks increasing, the insurance industry needs to be poised to understand, recognize, and advise clients on the risks, potential impacts, and available coverages. Join us for this engaging seminar, where a closer look at privacy law, how its evolving, recent ...

  • Diversity & Culture in the Workplace - Webinar (EST)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | PERSONAL Diversity in the workplace leads to a plethora of benefits – both from an internal and external perspective. However, that doesn’t mean implementing diversity initiatives at work isn’t without its unique set of challenges. Join us as we talk about understanding the importance of diversity and culture, learning to communicate with different cultures and how to diffuse cultural differences. All this skills can be used on your team and with clients! Seminar Leader : Me ...

  • Virtual Escape Room (EST)
    Grab a drink and a device and try something thrilling that blends collaboration, creativity, and a dash of competition. Escape rooms are a popular game for people looking to use logic and puzzle-solving capabilities to ‘escape’ from some complicated situations. In a team, find clues that help you solve a mystery and escape as quickly as possible!! Usually played in person, you can now take on the challenge virtually – anywhere you are! Compete against other industry professionals in a true ‘batt ...

  • Annual General Meeting & Elections 2022
    AGM 2022 will be held in virtual format. Please register below to attend, links will be sent out the day before the meeting. To: All Members in good standing of the Insurance Institute of Manitoba and other designated invitees: The Annual General Meeting of the Insurance Institute of Manitoba (the Institute) will be held virtually on Tuesday, June 28 at 12:00 PM. Elections for all roles on the Institute's Governing Council will take place at this Meeting of the Institute. A formal Notice of Meet ...

  • Wildfire Claims in BC - Webinar (PDT)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL In the summer months, wildfires in BC are occurring with increasing regularity and with devastating consequences. Last year alone, there were more than 1600 fires across the province, and nearly 8,700 km² of land was burned, making 2021 the third worst year on record in terms of area burned. Every year, the Province of BC spends hundreds of millions of dollars fighting wildfires, some of which it attempts to recoup from individuals or commercial enterprises respons ...

  • Effective People Management - Webinar (EST)
    WEBINAR | ENHANCING | MANAGEMENT Management responsibilities are becoming more complex and managers require a variety of skills to be effective. This three day program has been designed to enable managers to develop new skills and enhance their management capabilities. Effective People Management is a three day program that uses online pre-work, engaging facilitation with contemporary video, and personalized objectives to create superior learning experience.Participants learn how to read the sty ...