CIP Society Symposium 2020 - Edmonton

The premier event for insurance professionals in Edmonton

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In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the in-person Northern Alberta CIP Symposium. We are currently issuing refunds for registrants and will be contacting you shortly. We are exploring online and virtual alternatives to our sessions for professional development and continuing education credits. Stay tuned for further updates.

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 Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Silverbirch Converence Centre
16615-109 Avenue, Edmonton, AB

"Vision 20-20"

Featuring inspiring speakers and insightful seminars, Symposium is the premier industry event for insurance professionals in Edmonton.

The event brings together bright minds to give talks that are idea-focused and on a wide range of subjects, to foster learning, inspiration and wonder – and provoke conversations that matter.

With prominent keynote speakers, expert insurance and business presenters, CIP Society Symposium provides you with a fresh outlook on where the industry is headed.

Interested in sponsoring our event? Download the sponsorship form

Sessions and Speakers


Breakfast Keynote:

Alberta's economy: 2020 and beyond

John Rose |  Chief Economist, City of Edmonton



Lunch Keynote:

Resilience in our industry

Dr Marvin Washington  |   Associate Dean, Executive Education & Professor, Alberta School of Business


Topics of Discussion:

► Political risk and how it affects the insurance community
► Auto Crisis – with Celyeste Power, Vice President Western, Insurance Bureau of Canada
► Tall Wood Buildings and the Code – with Mark Heiderich, Senior Loss Prevention Consultant, Intact Insurance
► Machine Learning and AI
► Cyber Risk
► Climate Risk
► Talent acquisition in the next decade and beyond.


Panel Discussion

Moderated by:
Paul Kovacs 
|  Executive Director - Institute for Catastrophic Loss


Thank you to our 2019 sponsors

If you're interested in sponsoring this year's Symposium, please contact us.

ServiceMASTER Restore

Aviva Canada  |  Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company  |  Intact Insurance

Global Forensics Inc.  |  The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company