2015 - 2016 Meetings / Presentations


  • All Breakfast Meetings to be held at The Calgary Petroleum Club at 319 - 5th Ave SW
  • SARIMS is not responsible for changes that may occur to the proposed schedule and will provide its best efforts to maintain the integrity of the program.


NOVEMBER 3, 2016

Topic:      Self Driving Automobiles
Speaker: Alex Walker, Assistant Vice-President, Aviva

Alex Walker currently sits as President of the Ontario CICMA (Canadian Insurance Claims Managers Association) and also serves on the national Executive Committee of the CICMA


MAY 12, 2016

Topic:      Property Damage and Business Interruption Claims - Understanding the Process
Speaker: Jeff Phillips, Managing Director, Forensic Services, PWC

Jeff Phillips, Managing Director, Forensic Services, specializes in assisting companies recover from catastrophic events including resolution of complex property damage and business interruption insurance claims and other disputes.

In addition to his presentation, he will be accompanied by a team on site, to support you and answer your questions with regarding the claims process for fires in Northern Alberta.

(Click Here for Jeff's Presentation Materials)


JANUARY 7, 2016

Topic:      And Then That Happened....

Speaker: Lance Ewing Leader, Hospitality & Leisure, Real Estate AIG

Preparing for new and emerging risks can be a fulltime job for the risk management professional.  Technology, nature, terrorism, human and economic developments are rapidly changing the risk environment.  This exciting presentation will define and identify those emerging risks that could have a significant impact on your business, organization, or your career. Being aware of these trends and risks will prepare you for knowing what "could" happen rather than "what" happened.