A big thank you to all South African Actuaries who have visited the ICA 2018 booth at the ASSA Convention 2016 in Cape Town. Attendees were asked to participate in the prize draw "I am 100,000" and the quiz game "Who's gonna be an ICA Millionaire". Participating paid off: In total more than 14,000,000 I?A were raised for the Actuaries For Actuaries fund. The money will be used to finance extra scholarships for actuaries from emerging countries or smaller actuarial associations. We thank the Actuarial Association of South Africa for sponsoring the quiz game during the ASSA Convention 2016.   Roseanne da Silva, president of the Actuarial Association of South Africa and Wilhelm Schneemeier, president of the Deutsche Aktuarvereinigung.      

LOGO_ICA_2018_AThe ICA 2018 will be the first ICA in history which will be enriched with virtual formats. Participants who join the Virtual ICA 2018 (VICA 2018) will get the chance to take part in various online sessions with self-study materials prior to the ICA, live broadcasting during the congress and online discussions after the lectures. Further information on the Virtual ICA 2018 can be found in due course online. As part of the VICA 2018, national associations can enrich the scientific program with country specific online sessions. The so-called National Partner Program enables national actuaries to participate, even if they cannot be present in Berlin personally. We are pleased to announce that the Actuarial Society of South Africa has decided to support the project as the first national partner. The contract was signed during the Actuarial Society’s Convention 2016 in Cape Town.  

More than 200 lectures by over 250 speakers, 12 limited attendance experiences, internationally renowned guest speakers and the award of best papers in six subject areas – in 2018, the international actuarial expertise will meet in Berlin. Find out what you can expect from the scientific program.

Almost one billion I?A – converted into Euro – for the “Actuaries For Actuaries” fund – this is the result of the autumn meeting of the DAV in Cologne from 14 to 15 November 2016. Many intrigued actuaries took part in the JEOPARDI?A quiz and phrased their questions to our answers. Though winning wasn’t only a question of the right answer, but also of speed. Hence, only the team who pressed the buzzer first could answer. We thank RISK-CONSULTING for sponsoring the JEOPARDI?A quiz at the autumn meeting of the DAV. ica

Meet the ICA 2018 team - From 14 - 15 November 2016 we will be present at the autumn meeting of the German Actuarial Association in Cologne. Take part in the quiz game "Jeopardica" and find the right questions to our answers. Partcipating pays off...

We have talked to Malcolm Campbell, president of the International Actuarial Association, about the upcoming International Congress of Actuaries 2018 in Berlin. In the interview for the members magazine of the German Actuarial Association he talks about his expectations of the ICA 2018 and why actuaries...

Charity_Logo_4c A world congress depends on the positive influences and the personal exchanges between participants from various nations. Therefore, an important aim of the International Congress of Actuaries 2018 in Berlin is to offer participants from all regions of the world the opportunity to be a vital part of a diverse and multinational network. To support the valuable Bursary Program of the International Actuarial Association, the DAV has launched the charity campaign “Actuaries For Actuaries”

Dresden, located close to Berlin, is considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in Germany. Go for a fascinating day trip with a private bus and tour guide to Dresden with its Baroque skyline, its scenic setting alongside the winding River Elbe and...