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Driven by Data: Amanda Aitken

Driven by Data: Amanda Aitken

Update: 2021-05-12
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Join Amanda Aitken and Meg Yang as they provide advice on starting out in data analytics.

Amanda is a qualified Fellow with a wealth of actuarial experience, who joined the Institute’s staff to establish the data analytics education program. Amanda is also a member of our Data Analytics Practice Committee (DAPC). Meg is a Fellow of the Institute and part of our Young Data Analytics Working Group (YDAWG).

Key takeaways from the podcast are:

2:00 – How Amanda’s actuarial consultancy background and love of teaching inspired her to join the Actuaries Institute’s Education Team

3:15 – The initiatives the Education Team are implementing to enhance its curriculum

4:24 – The subjects available to Actuaries Institute Members to grow their data analytics capability

10:42 – The ‘unstructured’ learning paths available within the Institute and Actuaries Digital

15:22 – How those with a background in data analytics can contribute to the Institute’s initiatives

17:02 – Amanda’s advice to beginners starting out on their data analytics journey

ABOUT THE ACTUARIES INSTITUTE:
As the sole professional body for Members in Australia and overseas, the Actuaries Institute represents the interests of the profession to government, business and the community. Actuaries assess risks through long-term analyses, modelling and scenario planning across a wide range of business problems.

This unrivalled expertise enables the profession to comment on a range of business-related issues including enterprise risk management and prudential regulation, retirement income policy, finance and investment, general insurance, life insurance and health financing.

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Driven by Data: Amanda Aitken

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