2019 Presidential Address

Nicolette Rubinsztein, Actuaries Institute President shares her vision for the profession in her Presidential Address Gender diversity in actuaries: The Good, the Ugly, the Good and the Bad.
Focusing on the single theme of gender diversity Nicolette provides a personal view in the hope of having a greater impact. The paper analyses the education pipeline, identifies the leaks and has some surprising conclusions. While the population of our membership is small (just under 5,000), the analysis also has broader implications for Australia's future and how we ensure our children develop STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) skills.