Big Data Task Force

Staff liaison: Craig Hanna, Nikhail Nigam

Chairperson: Bob Beuerlein
Vice Chairperson: Dorothy Andrews
Mary Bahna-Nolan
Elena Black
Elizabeth Brill
Patrick Causgrove
Robert Curry
Ian Duncan
Seong-min Eom
Andy Ferris
Audrey Halvorson
William Hines
Liaw Huang
Robert Miccolis
David Sandberg
Martin Snow
Jim Toole
Jason VonBergen

Related Publications

Academy Essential Elements paper on Big Data, highlighting the opportunities and challenges that rapidly evolving advancements in data analysis and storage pose for insurers, consumers, and regulators. Essential Elements is a series designed to make actuarial analyses of public policy issues clearer to general audiences.
(November 14, 2018)
The Academy released the monograph, Big Data and the Role of the Actuaryat the International Congress of Actuaries meeting in Berlin on June 5. The monograph examines how Big Data is providing actuaries with powerful new analytical tools and opportunities to work on Big Data projects, Academy Past President and Big Data Task Force Chairperson Bob Beuerlein told ICA attendees. Read the news release. (October 15, 2018)
Big Data Task Force comments to the  U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs  on their hearing, Fintech: Examining Digitization, Data, and Technology. (September 17, 2018)
Presentation to the NAIC Casualty Actuarial and Statistical Task Force (CASTF) Predictive Analytics Book Club on the Big Data and the Role of the Actuary monograph. (June 26, 2018)
Big Data Task Force comments to the NAIC's Big Data (EX) Working Group on recent exposures.  (January 12, 2018)
Academy Releases Essential Elements on Big Data