AAE Social Security Forum 2023: Shaping the Future of Social Security

Published October 2023

 width= Maria Economou

Chairperson Social Security Subcommittee


AAE Social Security Forum 2023: Shaping the Future of Social Security

November 2, 2023 – Online Only


Are you concerned about the future of social security and interested in engaging in discussions with leading experts in the field? The Actuarial Association of Europe (AAE) is here to provide answers. Following the resounding success of previous webinars addressing critical aspects of Social Security, the AAE is proud to present the AAE Social Security Forum 2023—an exclusive online event that promises to be both enlightening and thought-provoking.


About the Event

In today’s rapidly changing world, the landscape of Social Security is constantly evolving, presenting new challenges and opportunities. The AAE recognizes the need for ongoing discussions and collaboration to address these issues effectively. The AAE Social Security Forum 2023 is designed to be a platform for actuaries and stakeholders to delve deeper into the complexities and challenges facing Social Security in our times.

This full-day online event is scheduled for Thursday, November 2, 2023, and will be a unique gathering of experts, policymakers, and thought leaders. The forum will not only focus on the broader European perspective but will also engage with representatives from the national countries of AAE’s member associations.


Why Attend?

In-Depth Insights: Gain valuable insights from leading experts and policymakers on the current state of Social Security and the challenges it faces.

Networking Opportunities: Connect with professionals from European institutions and member associations, fostering meaningful collaborations.

Thought-Provoking Discussions: Engage in thought-provoking discussions on the future of Social Security and the role of actuaries in shaping it.


The lineup of distinguished speakers who will illuminate the AAE Social Security Forum 2023 with their expertise and insights includes:

  • José Luis Escrivá: Spanish Minister of Social Security, presenting how Spain handles the Social Security challenges.
  • Valdis Zagorskis: Deputy Head of the Social Protection unit at DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion of the European Commission, highlighting the Commission steps to support the member states’ efforts to defend public pension systems.
  • David Bogataj and Philip Shier: Leading discussions on ageing challenges and opportunities.
  • Mark Lee and Chris Daykin: Leading discussions on how to defend the public pension systems.
  • Jeroen van den Bosch and Assia Billig: Highlighting the Social Security challenges expected in the medium to long term .
  • Tibor Parniczky and John Woodall: Leading discussions on raising pension awareness.


The Host: Actuarial Association of Europe (AAE)

The AAE, plays a pivotal role in representing actuarial associations across Europe. Its primary objective is to provide expert advice and opinions to various European Union organizations, including the Commission, the Council of Ministers, the European Parliament, and EIOPA, on actuarial matters related to European legislation.

With 38 member associations across 37 European countries and a collective representation of over 29,000 actuaries, the AAE’s influence is substantial. Importantly, the advice and comments provided by the AAE are entirely independent of industry interests, ensuring that the European actuarial profession’s voice is heard loud and clear.



Don’t miss your chance to be part of this remarkable event!

Registration is open now, and we encourage all interested parties to secure their spots early to fully benefit from the interactive features and networking opportunities.

To register for the AAE Social Security Forum 2023, visit AAE’s official website.

Join us on November 2, 2023, for a day of enlightenment and exploration as we collectively shape the future of Social Security.

Your participation can make a significant impact on this vital topic. We look forward to seeing you online!


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17 October 2023


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