Professionalism News and Events

This professionalism webinar provides both a primer and a refresher course on what the Code means to you as a practicing actuary. During the 90-minute webinar, Council on Professionalism members Kevin Dyke and Karen Smith and Academy Assistant General Counsel Sheila J. Kalkunte discuss the Code’s precepts, what constitutes a violation, and answered questions from participants. (September 21, 2011)
Presenters discuss the actuarial profession’s responsibility to the public, as well as  Precept 1 of the Code of Professional Conduct, the state of the profession, and the key aspects of maintaining the profession's relevance. (June 29, 2011)
The Academy's Council on Professionalism has published a discussion paper entitled Conflicts of Interest When Doing Volunteer Work. This paper is intended to assist current and future Academy volunteers in identifying and resolving potential conflict of interest issues that may arise when providing volunteer services to the Academy. This paper is also incorporated into the revised Academy conflict of interest policy. (January 28, 2011)