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Professor Maria Fasli appointed Executive Dean of the Faculty of Science and Health at the University of Essex

Professor Maria Fasli appointed Executive Dean of the Faculty of Science and Health at the University of Essex

BLG DRC Director Professor Maria Fasli (pictured) will become Executive Dean of the Faculty of Science and Health at the University of Essex from August 2019.
The appointment was confirmed by the University’s Council this week and, in August 2019, Professor Fasli will succeed Professor Graham Underwood, joining the executive leadership team and providing strategic leadership for the Faculty of Science and Health.
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Event | Bringing Data to Life for Policy and Practice: The BLGDRC Conference 2018

Event | Bringing Data to Life for Policy and Practice: The BLGDRC Conference 2018

Our two-day annual conference for 2018 will this year be held at The Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London NW1 2BE, on 27 – 28 November 2018, from 9:30am-5:00pm. This conference will showcase research focusing on our four main research streams:

Through presentations and discussions, delegates will explore how different datasets, and the way in which they are being used, are advancing research and policy decisions. We are delighted to be welcoming representatives from policy, academia and research.
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Upgoming Webinars - University of East Anglia

Our partners at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, have the following webinars scheduled.


Following the successful launch of last year’s ARC webinar series the IFoA is running a further series this year to showcase its largest cutting-edge research programmes. The series will consist of four separate webinars, covering the main research programmes:


17 September 2018 - Use of Big Health and Actuarial Data for understanding Longevity and Morbidity – for further information and to register please click here.
2 October 2018 - Modelling, Measurement and Management of Longevity and Morbidity Risk – for further information and to register click here.
3 October 2018 - Minimising Longevity and Investment Risk while Optimising Future Pension Plans – for further information and to register click here.

4 October 2018 - Behavioural Aspects of Institutional Investment Decision-Making – for further information and to register click here.