Predictive Analytics and Data Science

The CAS Institute has assembled the following list of professional education resources related to predictive analytics and data science. Analytics professionals can view a list of current published work on the subject (ranging from scholarly/technical to non-technical), as well as in-person education opportunities related to predictive analytics that will help fulfill continuing education requirements.

Coming Events

Insurance Data Concepts and Analytics Workshop – Rescheduled for early 2018

Introductory Predictive Modeling Limited Attendance Seminar – December 5-6, 2017

Intermediate Predictive Modeling Limited Attendance Seminar – December 7-8, 2017

Past Events

Chief Analytics Officer Fall ForumOctober 2-5, 2017

P&C Insurance Industry Data Limited Attendance SeminarOctober 12-13, 2017

The CAS Institute’s Certified Specialist in Predictive Analytics Informational WebinarSeptember 28, 2017

What The CAS Institute is Up To: The Certified Specialist in Predictive Analytics (CSPA) Credential September 12, 2017

CAS R for the P&C Practitioner BootcampAugust 21-24, 2017

2017 Ratemaking and Product Management SeminarMarch 27-29, 2017

The CAS Institute Offers First Predictive Analytics Community of Practice EventMarch 27, 2017

UCAS – University of CAS (online professional education)

Recordings in Predictive Modeling/Analytics: The CAS Institute has selected these 16 top-rated recordings of past sessions at CAS events that address topics in predictive modeling and analytics, such as, GLMs, machine learning, decision trees, Bayesian analysis, and more. Available to iCAS members for only $89.

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CAS Monographs

CAS Monograph No. 3Stochastic Loss Reserving Using Generalized Linear Models by Greg Taylor and Gráinne McGuire



CAS Monograph No. 5Generalized Linear Models for Insurance Rating by Mark Goldburd, Anand Khare, and Dan Tevet

Recent Articles in the Actuarial Review




Predictive Modeling Three Part Series
Predictive Modeling: The Quest for Gold
Predictive Modeling: Actuaries Blaze New Analytical Frontiers
Predictive Prudence

The Coming Revolution in Actuarial Modeling – Election Day Lessons for the Predictive Data Analyst
by Stephen Mildenhall, CSPA, Ph.D., FCAS, ASA, MAAA, CERA

Published Books

Predictive Modeling Applications in Actuarial Science: Volume 1, Predictive Modeling Techniques

Predictive Modeling Applications in Actuarial Science: Volume 2, Case Studies in Insurance


How Can I Get Started?

Take these steps to start on your path towards earning credentials from The CAS Institute.

Other Credentials

Certified Specialist in Predictive Analytics (CSPA)

Analytics professionals can earn our new credential to demonstrate their expertise

Catastrophe Risk Management

A credential for cat risk management specialists is currently under development