Third Party Event

15 Nov 2017 - 16 Nov 2017

The Actuarial Society of Kenya’s (TASK) convention has been refreshed to react to that by having a two day convention themed Harnessing Opportunities in East Africa.

You will return to your organization with the confidence to analyze financial information and participate fully in making business decisions.


Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel, Upperhill Nairobi, Kenya.

Date: 15th-16th November 2017

Fee: Ksh.26,500/- for members and 30,000/- for non-members inclusive of 2 days attendance, 5-course meals, seminar kit, dinner and taxes

Pay Scheme: Ask for invoice from for banking details



What You’ll Learn


  • Highlights of the First Quantitative Impact Study (QIS) under Risk Based Supervision
  • Analytics and the Application of Machine Learning (Ml) In Insurance
  • Benefits Barometer 2017
  • A Review of the Current Risk Based Regime
  • Commodity Futures Trading in Kenya – Are We Ready for the Future?
  • Risk Sharing in Pension Arrangements 
  • IFRS 17 – Can You Afford To Be an Ostrich?
  • Proposed Way Forward for Life Insurance Business Taxation in Kenya
  • Why insurance companies still struggle to offer micro-insurance
  • Net Premium Valuation (NPV) to Gross Premium Valuation (GPV) of Life Insurance Business: Impact, Challenges and the Future
  • Financial Planning and Net Replacement Ratios 
  • The Automated Actuarial: Trust and Transformation in Actuarial Science
  • Actuaries and Robotics 
  • Trends in Health and Care and their impact
  • IFRS 9 – Guidance for Insurance Companies on How to Approach the New Impairment Requirements
  • The Impact of Medical Inflation on Medical Insurance
  • A Stochastic Analysis of Claim Reserving in General Insurance using Generalized Linear Modeling

The Role of Preventative Healthcare to Contain Costs Faced by Medical Insurers

  • Reserving using Loss Triangles 
  • Data Revolution Role in Industry Disruptions
  • The Importance of Internal Actuarial Governance – A Professionalism Topic


Download slides for you to keep!

You will be able to download the presentations from our website at any time after the convention.


Who Should Attend

The event is expected to attract decision makers, industry players and professionals in the financial services industry (insurance, banking, mutual societies, capital markets, employee benefits & risk management). We anticipate that there will be over 400 attendees from across Africa. 

This diversity is one of the convention’s strengths: it addresses the needs and builds on the experiences of participants from all types of companies, not-for-profit organizations and government services.

Program in Detail

The day one will start with plenary sessions from our main speakers same to day two. The speakers will be, Marjorie Ngwenya FIA, President IFoA, James Mworia, CEO Centum and Niraj Varia FIA,  Investment Director, Novastar Ventures


Your Investment 

Transport & Accommodation is self-sponsored. However, upon request, we can assist you in hotel booking, air or bus reservations.


Society Background

The Actuarial Society of Kenya (TASK) was founded in 1993 and officially launched in 2005.


TASK brings together qualified and trainee actuaries in professional, educational and research organizations with an aim of promoting the actuarial profession in Kenya, Eastern Africa region and the whole world in general.


Our vision is


“To position the Actuarial Profession in Kenya and the region as the leading profession in the areas of modeling and management of financial risks and contingent events”


For more information on participation, contact Cyrille.


Profound Respects,


Cyrille Nabutola l Secretariat l                                      

The Actuarial Society of Kenya                                             

Tel +254 721 831 766 l