So you want to know what Catastrophe Modelling is?

Wednesday, 15 July 2020
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
    • Boyd Zapatka CEEM, Manager, Consulting and Client Services, AIR Worldwide
  • Webinar

In this IIL webinar, Boyd Zapatka provided an introduction to a Catastrophe Modelling framework and the role of cat models in the (re)insurance marketplace.

Catastrophe models calculate important metrics used in the evaluation of risk and are of particular relevance in today’s world of pandemics, tropical cyclones, earthquakes, and a changing climate. During this session, you learned the fundamentals of modelling, including stochastic catalogue generation, damage estimation, and insured loss calculation.

By the end of this webinar members would have gained an insight into:

  • What are the main elements of a catastrophe model?
  • What questions do catastrophe models try to answer?
  • How catastrophe modelling can benefit you

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We have increased the number of places for this webinar to 1000, which will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Please note that this is likely to result in a limited Q&A session at the end.

Booking information:

You will be sent a confirmation email shortly after booking. If you have not received this within one hour, please contact Patricia Pedraza (020 7397 3911).

CII Accredited

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1 hour's CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

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