The CAS Institute Releases Agenda for Data Science & Analytics Forum

January 6, 2022

iCAS is pleased to release a preliminary agenda for its upcoming Data Science & Analytics Forum.  The Forum, scheduled for March 14, 2022, replaces the iCAS Annual Predictive Analytics Community of Practice Event. The iCAS CE committee renamed the event to better reflect its content. To register the event, please visit the CAS website.

Time Event Speaker(s)
9:00 am – 9:30 am Opening/Introduction
9:30 am – 10:45 am Hyperparameter Tuning Tips and Tricks Tom Holmes, FCAS
Kristy Gilpin, FCAS, CSPA
10:45 am – 11:00 pm Break
11:00 am – 12:15 pm New Data Opportunities Created in Actuarial Science by AI and Machine Learning Rick Makos
12:15 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch Break
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Effective Collaboration between Actuaries, Data Scientists, BI, and IT RoundTable led by Yoram Gilboa, FCAS, MAAA, CSPA
2:00 pm – 3:15 pm Introduction to Git and Github for Actuaries and other Data Science Practitioners Rajesh Sahasrabuddhe, FCAS
Brian Fannin, ACAS, CSPA
3:15 pm – 3:30 pm Break
3:30 pm – 4:45 pm Calculating ROI for Analytics Initiatives RoundTable led by Denise Christophel, MS, CSPA
4:45 pm – 5:00 pm Wrap-Up
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm CAS Opening Reception

To register, visit the CAS website.  Registration for the Forum can be found as part of the CAS workshop registration option.


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