AM Best Posts Interactive Webinar Highlights for “Unique On-Demand Catastrophe Modelling Services for Three Major U.S. Perils”

Viewers can access highlights from an AM Best webinar sponsored by Xceedance to gain perspective on cost-effectively pricing key U.S. catastrophe risks with more confidence, using a combination of advanced models and associated on-demand services in conjunction with the Oasis Loss Modelling Framework.

Panelists include:

  • Justin Davies, senior vice president, Xceedance;
  • David Gregory, senior product manager, Insurance and Spatial Solutions group, CoreLogic;
  • Dr. Frank Lavelle, vice president and principal engineer, ARA; and
  • Andrew Smith, co-founder and director, Fathom.

The video-based interactive presentation is available here. The webinar was compiled into the following stand-alone segments:

  • A Multi-Source Offering Built on a Single Platform.
  • Smoothing the Path to Modelling.
  • Earthquake is a Complex Risk.
  • Earthquake Impact Varies by the Quality of Soil.
  • The Evolution of Earthquake Modelling.
  • Wind Speed is Just One Measure of a Hurricane's Force.
  • Hurricane Strength is a Mix of Wind Speed, Pressure, Friction.
  • In Measuring Loss Exposure, Building Characteristics Matter.
  • Measuring Flood Loss Exposure is a Multi-Dimensional Challenge.
  • Climate, Flood Defense Affect Flood Scenarios.
  • Fathom COO: Transparency Helps Build Confidence, Support.
  • On-Demand Brings Sophisticated Tools Within Easier, More Affordable Reach.

The complete video replay for this event is also available now.

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