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Education Section Committees and Meetings

LOMA Canada Education Section Committees provide opportunities for members to share information with industry peers and explore ways to improve methods of operation and management. Only LOMA members can participate on education section committees.

The Committee meetings provide insurance and financial services industry professionals with opportunities to meet with peers, to discuss current legislative and regulatory issues, to participate in workshops and panel discussions, and to learn from guest speakers’ presentations.

The Education Section Meetings are some of the most important and popular educational conferences in the insurance industry, and are attended by hundreds of professionals from various levels and functional areas from across Canada. The meetings include dynamic general sessions, plus discipline-specific educational sessions and presentations. The Education Section Meetings provide an opportunity for attendees to learn the latest trends and best practices in their professional area of the industry while benefitting from the discussions and networking opportunities.

Claims

Christina McWatt
Claims Manager / Vice President, Life & Health Business Management
Swiss Re

The Claims Education Section Meeting presents topics of interest to all levels of claims personnel in claims administration and management. Presentations and workshops cover medical and legal developments; investigative techniques; life, critical illness and disability claims management; and general interest topics and hot button issues relevant to the claims industry.

Group Benefits

The Group Benefits Education Section Meeting will be of interest to industry professionals involved in Group Administration, Operations, Account Management, Underwriting, and Reinsurance. This is a lively forum for group insurance and reinsurance professionals to meet, network, and discuss strategic and tactical issues through interactive workshops and plenary sessions.

Internal Audit

Joseph Abergel
Senior Auditor
Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services

The Internal Audit Education Section Meeting provides a forum for company internal audit staff to network and discuss current issues, best practices and solutions regarding regulations, compliance, enterprise risk management, fraud, cyber security, IFRS, ORSA, new audit models, data governance audits, and more!