Public Safety Canada will provide an update on the new national flood insurance program that will aim to provide support to those that live in high-risk flood areas. This program has been created by a task force made up of government leaders and stakeholders and is set to be released in late spring.
Speaker Matthew Godsoe Director of the Resilience and Economics Integration Division Public Safety Canada
Climate Change Implications & Insurability for Vulnerable Populations
Spotlight on insurability issues faced by vulnerable and marginalized populations in Canada and the United States.
Speaker Steve Funk Director, Ag Risk Management Resources MNP
Speaker Scott McQueen Chair, Canadian Crop Hail Association, and Chief Operating Officer Palliser Insurance
Speaker Elaine Wheaton Adjunct Professor, University of Saskatchewan and Emeritus Researcher, Saskatchewan Research Council University of Saskatchewan
Keynote Presentation: The Human Impacts of the Catastrophic Loss Ecosystem
Where do people fall through the cracks following a disaster? What are the limits of insurance? These topics and more are on the table for our keynote address featuring speakers from The Canadian Red Cross.