Upcoming Seminars

  • The Liability Framework of a Connected World: Smart Products A to Z
    From smart security systems to smart appliances, connected products are transforming not only industrial processes, communities, and cities but also the way people do business. This seminar will consider the legal framework surrounding connected products including some of the dimensions of the risk ecosystem of these new technologies ranging from data management and cybersecurity to software failures, design defects, product failures, and claims handling. This presentation will outline key risk ...

  • Professional Liability/Errors & Omissions Ins
    CLASSROOM | ENHANCING | TECHNICAL Seminar Description: If you already have an understanding of general liability insurance, this full day will provide you practical information about Errors and Omissions insurance. The facilitators will explain how E&O exposures arise and how insurance coverage works, how to advice insureds, and how to deal with claims. A detailed workshop will provide a guide based on real circumstances of how to address the application of cover and resolving claims. You wi ...

  • Industry Trends & Predictions:2020
    CLASSROOM | ENHANCING | MANAGEMENT Join us for our highly-anticipated Industry Trends & Predictions: 2020 , featuring respected p&c consultant Phil Cook. Phil will take a look back at significant events that have impacted our industry, and give us his predictions for the next year and beyond. He always delivers a fascinating and thought-provoking presentation – book now to secure your space. Special Guest Speaker Philip H. Cook, MBA, FCIP Chief Executive Officer Omega Insurance Holdings ...

  • From Smart Home Systems to Flooding Detection: The new era of insurance & claims
    CLASSROOM | ENHANCING | TECHNICAL From cars, to buildings, to health devices, to manufacturing and everything in between, the Internet of Things  (IoT)  is changing the way we interact with our environment and each other. Already, connected devices outnumber people on earth and their usage is only expected to increase Facilitator Edona Vila from leading law firm Borden Ladner Gervais LLP will guide you on the emerging risks of connected products and the evolving legal framework surrounding them. ...

  • Coffee & Conversation - Industry Trends & Predictions: 2020
    Join us for our highly-anticipated Industry Trends & Predictions: 2020 , featuring respected p&c consultant Phil Cook. Phil will take a look back at significant events that have impacted our industry. In addition to his usual review of recent events impacting our industry and his analysis of developing trends for the immediate future, Phil will offer some personal observations on the most significant events that have shaped our industry over the last several years, and “crystal ball” som ...

  • Leading Insurance Coverage and Liability Cases
    CLASSROOM | BUILDING | TECHNICAL In the dynamic and evolving world of p&c insurance, it’s vital that you stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends. Join Mario Fiorino, Senior Council of the Insurance Bureau of Canada as he updates us on the most current and relevant information over the past year. You will navigate through the leading coverage and liability decisions of 2019-2020 dealing with the following issues: Coverage Interpretation under the Commercial General Liability Policy Co ...

  • Earthquake Damage & Recovery: What to Expect From the Unexpected
    CLASSROOM | ENHANCING | TECHNICAL A major earthquake in Canada can cause an economic ripple effect through the Canadian insurance and financial economy. Overall insured losses will be impacted by proper loss assessment on structural damages which is largely dependent on the type and location of the earthquake. The coordination of municipality response plans and recovery through earthquake insurance play a significant part in helping Canadians get back on their feet. From the epicentre to the seq ...

  • Surviving the Hard Market
    WEBINAR | ENHANCING | TECHNICAL In this CIP Society panel-style webinar, you’ll learn how insurance markets change course over time and get an overview of the factors that lead to a hard insurance market (causes, signs and symptoms). You’ll also learn strategies for coping with increased pricing, policyholder emotion, marketing strategies and tactics for communication to keep customers in the know. The session will also take a look at current issues in commercial and personal lines that are impa ...

  • Fundamentals of Employment Law for Team leads, Supervisors & Managers
    At every step of the employment relationship from advertising an opening, to interviewing a candidate, to hiring and firing an employee, missteps can cause issues that lead to legal action. As a team lead, supervisor or manager you need to be aware of the pitfalls and how to avoid them. Join us to learn more about employment law and how it affects your role in the insurance industry. This half-day interactive presentation is designed to provide you a practical understanding of employment law. Th ...

  • Symposium BC: Resilience
    Visit the official SymposiumBC page for registration and full details.