P&C Insurance Essentials

This unique, one-day program, hosted annually in November, is for senior leaders and corporate board members who are new to property and casualty insurance.

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Don't miss out on the upcoming P&C Insurance Essentials program on November 28. For more information about the program or to register, contact Member Services at 1-866-362-8585.

Delivered by high-profile, C-suite executives from the industry, program attendees will gain valuable insights and well-informed perspectives on current insurance trends, priorities and emerging issues in six areas: 

• Insurance concepts & foundations   • Risk management & underwriting
• Capital & capacity   • The changing face of distribution
• Regulations & governance   • Claims process impact


Our esteemed panel for the November 28 program includes:

''Marc Lipman
Chief Operating Officer | AIG Insurance Company of Canada

Marc Lipman is the Chief Operating Officer of AIG Insurance Company of Canada.  Based in Toronto, he is responsible for the development and implementation of various strategic initiatives as well as acting in various client facing capacities. As part of his role Marc is responsible for overseeing and championing AIG’s Innovation Strategy within Canada. Marc has worked with AIG for 10 years and holds 20 years of experience in the financial services industry.

''Bob Tisdale
President and Chief Operating Officer | Pembridge Insurance

Bob Tisdale is President and Chief Operating Officer of Pembridge Insurance Company, Pafco Insurance Company, Ivantage Insurance Brokers Inc. and Vice President of Allstate Canada Group. Bob also holds several volunteer positions as Chair Facility Association; past Chair of the Board of Governors for the Insurance Institute of Canada; prior Chair of the CIP society; and past President of the Insurance Institute of Ontario.

''Carol Jardine
Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer | Wawanesa

Carol Jardine joined Wawanesa Mutual Insurance as the Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer in 2016.  In her role, she leads Wawanesa's innovation and business transformation teams as the company invests in the future technology, services, distribution channels and products required for its life and property & casualty businesses in Canada and the USA.  With a career spanning over 30 years, Carol has held the roles of President and Chief Operating Officer of Canadian Northern Shield as well as CUMIS General Insurance; Vice President of Personal Lines and Claims at RSA Insurance; and Vice President Claims at TD Insurance. 

This program is designed for senior leaders who have experience outside the industry. These may be individuals who hold the title of:

  • Director
  • Associate Vice President
  • Vice President
  • Executive Vice President
  • Senior Vice President
  • President / CEO
  • Board of Directors members


$1,500.00 + tax

Groups of three or more will receive a 25% discount. To register with the group discount, please contact the Member Services Administrator.

Event details:

November 28, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Insurance Institute of Canada
18 King St. East, 16th Floor
Toronto, ON M5C 1C4


For more information about program options, please contact: Vice President, Business Development and Strategic Partnerships, Brad Neal at 416-865-2721.

This program is also available as a custom offering that can be tailored to the unique needs of your organization.

The Insurance Institute offers the program on an open basis periodically for organizations that may not have enough participants to hold a custom session.

To learn more about customization of the program, please contact: Vice President, Business Development and Strategic Partnerships, Brad Neal at 416-865-2721.