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EMWG/ISCM Climate Risk Event
Wednesday 05 May 2021
Time: 14.00 - 15.300
Event: Microsoft Teams
Registration will close 24 hours before the presentation is due to start. An email will be sent with the joining details to all those that have registered.
CROs, exposure management and catastrophe modelling professionals. This event is open to LMA and ISCM members only.
We would like to invite you to our LMA Exposure Management Working Group (EMWG) joint event with the International Society of Catastrophe Managers (ISCM) where senior industry technical speakers will discuss the impact of climate change on the frequency and severity of extreme weather events, and how this may affect the accuracy of natural catastrophe models used in the insurance industry.
David Singh, Exposure Management Delivery Manager, MS Amlin will provide some background on the importance of climate risk and regulation, Alan Godfrey, Head of Group Casualty & Cyber Exposure Management, AXIS Capital will provide some updates on forthcoming education events and Alex Hindson, Chief Risk & Sustainability Officer, Argo will talk about the work of the LMA ESG group.
We will also have an expert panel session facilitated by Jessica Turner, Managing Director, Catastrophe Advisory, Guy Carpenter. Joining Jessica is Peter Sousounis, Vice President/Director of Climate Change Research, AIR Worldwide, Dickie Whitaker, Chief Executive at Oasis Loss Modelling Framework and Nick Moody, Climate and Disaster Risk Management professional (prev. Head of Disaster Risk Finance at the Met Office) and workstream lead at the Insurance Development Forum (IDF).
Attendees will gain educational and informative views on the impact and severity of climate risk and extreme events on the insurance industry including:
- how weather and catastrophe models can account for changing climate conditions
- how catastrophe modelling companies are currently thinking about climate change in their models
- how models can support the PRA’s CBES exercise.
This event is open to LMA and ISCM members only.