African Seminar


The annual half-day African Seminar will take place on 23 October from 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM, followed by drinks and snacks from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM.

PROVISIONAL PROGRAMME

02:00 PM – 02:10 PM Welcome [Mwansa Chokolo and Pedrie Le Roux, Africa Committee and ASSA Council]
02:10 PM – 02:50 PM Comparison and harmonization of solvency & risk regimes round the continent [Giles Waugh and GJ Mellet, Africa Committee]
02:50 PM – 03:20 PM Feedback on Economic Basis Setting Survey [Morne de Vos, ASSA]
03:20 PM – 03:40 PM Tea break
03:40 PM – 04:10 PM The major challenges faced across the continent in implementing IFRS9 [Matt Walker, ASSA]
04:10 PM – 04:40 PM The profession’s input to regulatory changes in Namibia [Carmen Foster, Society of Actuaries of Namibia]
04:40 PM – 04:55 PM Update on the profession in Zambia [Dr Mubanga Lombe, Actuarial Society of Zambia]
04:55 PM – 05:00 PM Q&A session and Close [Mwansa Chokolo and Pedrie Le Roux, Africa Committee]
05:00 PM – 07:00 PM Drinks and snacks