The Economic Club of Toronto

The Economic Club of Toronto

November 12, 2007 16:48 ET

Media Advisory: New President of the Insurance Bureau of Canada to Address Economic Club

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 12, 2007) - In his first address as the new President & CEO of the Insurance Bureau of Canada, Mark Yakabuski will discuss how insurance is responding to increasing risk in the world. Mr. Yakabuski will outline how excessive regulation hinders the industry's ability to respond to the future needs of Canadians. He will also identify the key public policy challenges of the insurance industry, making the case for modernized regulation that recognizes insurers' need for flexibility in a climate of rapid change.

WHO: Mark Yakabuski
President & CEO, Insurance Bureau of Canada

WHAT: Address to the Economic Club of Toronto
"Insurance in a Climate of Change: Protecting Canadians
in an Uncertain Future"

DATE: Wednesday, November 14, 2007

TIME: 11:45am (speech at 12:40pm)
Media availability to follow

WHERE: The Sheraton Centre Hotel
123 Queen Street West, Civic Ballroom

Contact Information

  • To confirm your attendance or for more
    information about the event, please contact:
    Economic Club of Toronto: Laura Dougan
    (416) 306-0899