Addressing IFRS 17 Transition Challenges

Learn about: Overview of IFRS 17 Implementation; IFRS 17 Measurement Models; Practical Insight into IFRS 17 Systems and Data Management

As published by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), IFRS 17 will be effective for annual reporting periods beginning on or after 1 January 2023, replacing IFRS 4 on the accounting standard for insurance contracts. Being the biggest substantial changes to the insurance industry over a decade, adopting the new system will be a significant challenge.

The 3-day virtual training course will provide delegates with an in-depth understanding of the IFRS 17 requirements, strategies and approaches for the implementation, measurement methods, as well as addressing the systems and related data issues within the transition. 

A variety of leading experts in the field of insurance will deliver this training course. It is held in an open and discussion based learning environment to promote the sharing of best practice approaches.

What will you learn?
  • The timeline of IFRS 17 transition and its underlying principles 
  • Applying IFRS 17 to reinsurance 
  • The different approaches to transition and how to choose your approach 
  • How to make use of Solvency II models for developing IFRS 17 accounting models
  • Practical Insight into systems and data management
Who should attend

Relevant departments may include but are not limited to: 

  • IFRS 17 Implementation 
  • Accounting Policy/Standards
  • Actuary
  • Financial Accounting 
  • Regulatory Reporting 
  • Systems and Data 
  • Reinsurance

Live Virtual training courses


Our live virtual training courses have been designed to engage and inspire you. Much more than a webinar, our approach includes:

  • Technical content compressed into 60-minute interactive sessions and spread out over two, three or four days

  • Facilitated collaboration including Q&A, interactive polling and group workshops

  • Live interaction with subject matter experts – get your questions answered in real time

  • Receive comprehensive course materials and supporting content from to reinforce your learning

  • Stay connected with other learners and extend your network by joining our dedicated LinkedIn group for course participants

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