BC Virtual Convocation - February 25, 2021

Graduates & Award Recipients

Students who complete their last CIP courses in December 2020 will be invited to attend convocation as a graduate next year (in 2022).

2020 BC Graduates
2020 BC Award Recipients - BC & National Awards


Convocation is a time to come together with friends, colleagues, and family to celebrate our graduates' academic achievements and this important professional milestone. Join us for a special virtual celebration to honour the graduates who have worked hard to complete their programs and designations under these unprecedented circumstances!  The ceremony will be live streamed on a professional platform and is complimentary for all attendees.


Registered graduates and industry professionals will have access to this engaging and interactive networking event!
In this virtual networking event, you have full control to move through the virtual venue to visit different rooms and join various tables.  Reconnect with colleagues and nurture working relationships!  Make new connections and meet esteemed leaders in the community!

Watch this video on how to navigate the networking platform!

Event Details

Thursday, February 25, 2021

4:00 - 5:15 pm PT  Virtual Ceremony
5:15 - 6:15 pm PT  Industry Networking

Online - Each registrant will have a unique access link.
Advanced registration required for access.
Complimentary for graduates, industry guests, and non-industry guests including family & friends.

Registration Deadline: February 14, 2021

Graduates and Guests



Graduates only - upload your professional profile photo for virtual convocation. JPEG files preferred. Label your photo file with your full name.
Six Tips for Creating a Professional Looking Graduate Photo at Home [pdf]

Photo Upload Deadline: January 31

Upload Photo



Congratulations on your incredible achievement! The past year has brought unique challenges and you should be very proud of the effort, hard work and perseverance required to get you to where you are today. Your display of resilience and commitment to achieve this goal is indeed impressive.

This accomplishment marks both an ending and a beginning, take the experiences and knowledge gained and carry them forward. Continue your dedication to the pursuit of knowledge. Acquire new skills and capabilities whether through education or other means.

All the best to you - may this significant milestone be the beginning of more achievements to come.

Yours truly,
Kelly Krakonchuk, CIP
President, Insurance Institute of BC

Congratulations on your outstanding achievement and great milestone! Your future is bright!
For all the times of late night studies, lack of sleep and sacrifice of enjoyment, your reward is here.
Wishing you the best in the wonderful career you have chosen!

Malika Mosseddaq, B. Actuarial Sc, FCIP, CRM
President, Vancouver Island Chapter, Insurance Institute of BC



The Insurance Institute of BC Virtual Convocation is proudly supported by industry partners.  Thank you to our sponsors!

Gold Sponsors:
   Carfra Lawton LLP
   Downs Construction
   Wawanesa Insurance
   Westland Insurance

Silver Sponsors:
   Aon Reed Stenhouse
   Arthur J. Gallagher Canada
   Coastal Community Insurance Services
   Jones Emery Hargreaves Swan LLP
   Megson FitzPatrick Insurance
   Peace Hills Insurance
   ProPacific DKI Victoria

Bronze Sponsors:
    S. J. Kernaghan Adjusters
   Seafirst Insurance Brokers