Business Interruption Workshop (Victoria)


Comfort Inn & Suites, 3020 Blanshard St, Victoria, BC, V9T [Map]
Date and Time: January 23, 2019 1pm - 4:15pm

**This seminar has been cancelled**


Do you want to build on your foundation of business interruption knowledge? Do you want to improve your understanding of how various wordings apply to different businesses and operations? Do you want to gain insight into how coverage applies in practice? Through the use of problem-based learning and numerical examples, this interactive half-day workshop will provide you with a sound understanding of business interruption insurance.


  • Reading financial statements for a business operation
  • Determining loss of sales and calculating profits/earnings 
  • Discussing increase in cost of 'working' and 'saved' expenses
  • Examine ordinary payroll options and payroll coverage issues
  • Review the Application of coinsurance
  • Forecasting the amount of Business Interruption coverage to purchase
  • Explanation of extra expense and rental income coverages
  • Open forum about "red-flag" items – bring your examples!

    Stephen Graff, CPA, CA•IFA, CFF, CFE – Forensic Accountant, Williams & Partners Investigative Accountants Inc.Stephen has extensive experience in financial analysis, economic loss quantification, fraud and financial investigations, inventory and theft losses.

    Bichtar Mahal, BBA, CPA, CA – Forensic Accountant, Williams & Partners Investigative Accountants Inc. Bichtar specializes in the quantification of economic losses relating to business interruption, property damage, inventory and soft costs for both insurance and litigation support purposes.

    Denis Smith, Senior Property Claims Management Specialist, McLarens Global Claims Services.  Denis joined McLarens in October, 2016. He brings with him a proven reputation and expertise in the management and settlement of large, complex industrial, energy and mining losses.

    CE CREDITS: 3 Technical

    SEMINAR FEES: The price for this half-day seminar includes coffee service, light snack and GST

    $ 125.00 Insurance Institute of BC member
    $ 205.00 Non-Member (fee includes IIBC membership – expiry May 31/19)
    Corporate Rate: $105/Attendee for groups of 6 or more (membership is additional for non-members). To register with a corporate rate, please contactDonna in advance .

    REGISTRATION DEADLINE: January 18, 2019

    Register On Line Today! For payment by Cheque please fax in a manual registration form {384KB PDF} .

    Cancellation Policy: NO REFUNDS.  Participant substitution permitted 24 hours prior to seminar date. Substitute must be current member, additional charges may apply. Contact Donna Salahor for substitution confirmation.  IIBC Reserves the right to cancel this seminar due to unforeseen circumstances. Should this occur, registration fees will be refunded.

    If you have any questions, please contact Donna Salahor or 250-216-9393

    Non-members: IIBC Membership Fee of $80 (expiring May 31, 2019) will be added to the shopping cart at Check Out.