Ronald H. and Mary E. Simon Actuarial Science Lecture
The 2015 Ronald H. and Mary E. Simon Actuarial Science Lecture took place November 13 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center in East Lansing, MI.
The keynote speaker was Stephen Mildenhall, the Global CEO of Analytics for Aon. He leads the Aon Center for Innovation and Analytics in Singapore, which leverages Aon’s data assets to provide analytically driven solutions for clients across all of Aon’s businesses.
About the Keynote Speaker
Stephen Mildenhall is the Global CEO of Analytics for Aon. He leads the Aon Center for Innovation and Analytics in Singapore, which leverages Aon’s data assets to provide analytically driven solutions for clients across all of Aon’s businesses.
Steve also leads Aon Benfield Analytics, a group of nearly 500 professionals globally. Working with the Aon Benfield team, he helps clients model and price for risk accumulations; design and implement optimal risk transfer and risk control mechanisms; price primary products using predictive modeling; set risk tolerances; implement enterprise risk management; optimize economic and rating agency capital; and perform economic capital modeling.
Steve joined Aon in 2003. Prior to Aon, he held various actuarial positions at CNA Re, CNA Personal Lines, and Kemper Insurance, all in Chicago. He started his career in the insurance industry in 1992.
Steve is a fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society, an associate of the Society of Actuaries and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries. He is a Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst. He received his Masters and Ph.D. degrees in mathematics from the University of Chicago, and a B.Sc. in mathematics from the University of Warwick in England.
About the Ronald H. and Mary E. Simon Actuarial Science Lecture
Ron Simon earned his degree in mathematics from Michigan State University in 1967. His career spanned 44 years at Auto-Owners Insurance Company where he held the position of CEO until his retirement.
Ron and Mary recognize the value of education gained at MSU. It is with this recognition that the Ronald H. and Mary E. Simon Endowment for Actuarial Science was established and this lecture is presented.
To find out how you can contribute to the Ronald H. and Mary E. Simon Endowment for Actuarial Science or learn about additional opportunities to make a gift to support the Actuarial Science Program, contact Becky Jo Farrington via email or (517) 432-9748.
The lecture is strengthening MSU’s Actuarial Science Program by connecting students, faculty, alumni and leaders in actuarial science for an evening of scholarship and community.
If you weren't able to join us in 2014, you can watch the keynote address by Karen Clark, president and CEO of Karen Clark & Company.
Thank you to the 2015 sponsors:
Please contact NatSci Alumni Relations via email or (517) 884-0290.