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Careers in Insurance (Networking + 1:1 Coffee Chats)

Jun 10, 2021 12:00 PM to 07:00 PM

Build your network and get advice from reps at some of the top insurance industry employers and professionals at Careers in Insurance: Coffee Chats with the University of Toronto!

Career Connections: Find Your Place in Insurance

Think insurance is boring?  Think again.

We're at the forefront of today's game changers - big data, the sharing economy, cannabis, autonomous vehicles, cyber security, and, yes... even global pandemics! There's also tremendous variety in the career paths that are available - Risk Analysis, Business Development, Claims, Underwriting, Actuarial, Sales and Service, Data Analytics, HR, IT, and more…

And... we need to cultivate our talent pipeline!

25,000+ of our workforce are eligible to retire in the next 5 - 10 years.The insurance industry is looking for talented, motivated, and creative students, new grads, and early career professionals from a variety of disciplines. Whether you're studying Arts, Science, Technology/Analytics, Kinesiology, Business, Actuarial Science, Risk Management, Engineering, or Health Sciences there is a place for you in this exciting and inclusive industry!

Join us for our Careers in Insurance - Coffee Chats on June 10 to help you explore as industry ambassadors help you:

  • Gain insight on how to identify insurance companies and various career opportunities aligned to your goals
  • See how your area of study can fit within the industry.
  • Explore how things like big data, analytics, digital strategy and business technology are playing a broader role in our sector
  • Practice or get advice on your interview skills.
  • Build your networking skills and industry connections
  • Gain a broader industry perspective from a professional who can share their experiences working in this vital, rewarding and stable sector!
You will have the opportunity to have a 15 minute chat with a professional who can answer ALL of your burning questions as you start to embark on your career journey.

Insurance.  It's not what you think... it's a whole lot more!

15 minute slots available between 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM Eastern via Zoom
Register here:

Deadline to register - June 9, 2021, 9:00pm EST
All registrations are directly with the Insurance Institute of Canada - Career Connections
This event is open to students and recent graduates at all three UofT campuses.

Questions: Please email