Casualty Actuarial Society

2013 Ratemaking and Product Management Seminar

2013 Ratemaking and Product Management Seminar: At-A-Glance

  MONDAY
March 11
TUESDAY
March 12
WEDNESDAY
March 13
AM PM AM PM AM
Conference Program   Large Account Pricing
4:15 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Usage-Based Auto Insurance: Now or Never?
4:15 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Using Predictive Modeling Beyond Ratemaking (i.e., Product Management, Underwriting, Agency/Sales Management, etc.)
4:15 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Validating a Predictive Model
4:15 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Small Companies: From Challenges to Opportunities
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Business Analytics and its Implications for the Actuarial Profession
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Integrating Capital Model Risk Metrics into Pricing and Underwriting
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Usage-Based Auto Insurance in the Current Market
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Territorial Ratemaking
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Looking for Profit in Homeowners Insurance
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Challenges in Incorporating Weather Information into Insurance Pricing
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Adventures in Rate Capping
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Tuesday Keynote Address
8:15 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Integrating Text-Data into Predictive Analytics: A Demonstration Using Motor-Vehicle Crash Descriptions to Identify Drivers under the Influence of Legal or Illegal Drugs
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
Price Optimization for the U.S. Market: Techniques and Implementation Strategies
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
Intelligent Use of Competitive Analysis
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
GLM I
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
And the Winner is…?  How to Pick a Better Model
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
Captivated by Captives - Promises and Pitfalls
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
Health Care Reform
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
Risk and Return Considerations in Ratemaking: Calculating the Profit Provision
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
Integrating Telematics into Your Business and Rating Plans
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
Workers Compensation Ratemaking - An Overview
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
Catastrophe Modeling for Commercial Lines
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Business-Driven Implementation Strategies
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Adventures in Rate Capping
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Intelligent Use of Competitive Analysis
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
GLM II
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Customer Lifetime Value - Opportunities and Challenges
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Professionalism for Predictive Modelers
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Credit Scoring
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Usage-Based Insurance Lessons Learned
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Workers Compensation - State of the Market
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Creating a Data Driven Culture
2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Beyond Auto - Lines You Are Less Familiar With
2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
GLM III - The Matrix Reloaded
2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Predictive Modeling for Actuaries Book Project
2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Using “Tiers” for Insurance Segmentation from Pricing, Underwriting, and Product Management Perspectives
2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Product Managers and Actuaries: A Comparison of Professions
2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
What is ... Professionalism?  Take Two!
2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Ask a Regulator
2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Risk Load/Cost of Capital for Property Cat: Reinsurer and Primary Insurer Perspectives
2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Workers Compensation Predictive Modeling - A Case Study
2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Homeowners Ratemaking by Peril - Data Issues
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Price Optimization for the U.S. Market: Techniques and Implementation Strategies
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Pricing Analytics for the Small- and Mid-Sized Insurance Company
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Bayesian and Hierarchical Methods for Ratemaking
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Mileage Based Rating in the Current Auto Insurance Environment
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Product Architecture
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
The Actuary as an Expert Witness
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Cost of Capital and Capital Attribution- A Primer for the Property Casualty Actuary
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Commercial Usage-Based Insurance
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Workers Compensation - Selected State Issues
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Survey of External Data Possibilities for Commercial Insurance
5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Homeowners Ratemaking By Peril - Application and Implementation
5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Model Blending
5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Price Optimization: Construction and Sensitivity Testing of Assumptions
5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Using “Tiers” for Insurance Segmentation from Pricing, Underwriting, and Product Management Perspectives
5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Product Development: From Conception to Execution
5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Professionalism for Predictive Modelers
5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
What Makes a Good Rate Filing?
5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Allocating Capital- A Hands on Case Study
5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
From Data to Model
5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Small Companies: From Challenges to Opportunities
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Usage-Based Auto Insurance: Now or Never?
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Using Predictive Modeling Beyond Ratemaking (i.e., Product Management, Underwriting, Agency/Sales Management, etc.)
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Integrating Capital Model Risk Metrics into Pricing and Underwriting
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Usage-Based Auto Insurance in the Current Market
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Challenges in Incorporating Weather Information into Insurance Pricing
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Training Future Actuaries: How can CAS members and academics engage to better prepare students?
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Value-Based Pricing
7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
When Number Crunching met the Creative Industry
8:00 a.m.-9:15 a.m.
Predicting the Unpredictable Commercial Line Business – Predictive Modeling Applications for Excess Loss and Specialty Lines
9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Indemnity Benefit Duration and Obesity & Bayesian Trend Selection
9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Implementing Value Based Pricing - What and How People Buy
9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Pricing Analytics for the Small- and Mid-Sized Insurance Company
9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Case Studies in Adding Variable Interactions in GLM’s
9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Loss Cost Modeling vs Frequency and Severity Modeling
9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Incorporating Reinsurance Considerations into Product Design Using an Augmented Price Optimization Framework
9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Lights! Camera! Professionalism!
9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Usage-Based Insurance from a Regulatory Perspective
9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Do Medical Fee Schedules Really Work? Evidence on Provider Behavior Reflected in Observed Changes in Medical Utilization and Severity as Well as the Prices Actually Paid
9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Cyber Data and Analytics
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Extending the Asset Share Model: Recognizing the Value of Options in P&C Insurance Rates & Beyond the Cost Model: Understanding Price Elasticity and Its Applications
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
PEBELS: Property Exposure Based Excess Loss Smoothing & Catastrophe Pricing: Making Sense of the Alternatives
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Adventures in Rate Capping
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Update on Latest Vehicle Changes and Safety Enhancements - Vehicle Rating Developments
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
A Look at Asia Personal Lines Markets
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Model Validation - Seconds Anyone?
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Balancing Robust Statistics - Gradient Boosting
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Usage-Based Insurance Lessons Learned
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
The Right UBI Data for Now and the Future
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Conference Program Part I: Climate Change Panel
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part II: Overview of Traditional Methods for Incorporating Weather Activity in Rates
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part III: Hurricane Modeling
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part IV: The Frequency of Severe Weather Events
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part V: Blending Historical Data and Models
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part VI: Model Blending
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part VII: Using Cat Bonds to Develop Risk Loads
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part VIII: Location Level Pricing
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part I - Actuarial Predictive Modeling in R: GLM Foundations
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part III—Actuarial Predictive Modeling in R: Personal Auto Case Study
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part II—Actuarial Predictive Modeling in R: Variable Selection and Model Validation
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part III — Product Design
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part II — Data Gathering
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part IV — New Product Approval Process
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part I — Niche Identification
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part VII — Product Monitoring
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part VI — Marketing
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part V—Regulation
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part I - Introduction to R
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Part II - Introduction to R
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.