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Resilience in the Face of Physical Climate Risk – Toronto Event

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Members-only event, by invitation

The physical risks associated with climate change pose significant challenges to the financial services sector. Join us as we hear from top experts from the home insurance, mortgage and banking sectors regarding key risks and mitigation strategies related to physical climate risk.This event will feature findings from a new report from GRI and Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), addressing issues of insurability and flood risk reduction.Agenda:Opening Remarks – Sonia Baxendale, President and CEO, GRIResilient Flood Insurance in the Face of Climate Change (new report) – Mathieu Boudreault, Professor, UQAMPhysical Climate Risk Panel:
  • Guy Rochette, Vice-President and Chief Credit Officer, Desjardins
  • Alain Lessard, Executive Consultant, Intact Insurance
  • Claude Menezes, Head of Enterprise Wide Stress Testing, RBC
Fireside chat with Celyeste Power, President and CEO, Insurance Bureau of Canada   The program will be followed by a networking reception.For more information please contact Events.



June 26, 2024
2:00 PM EDT - 6:00 PM EDT