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17th November 2020
09:55 to 10:00 Zoom room opens
Session 1: Setting the Scene - the Health Sector (Chair: Richard Pinch (Institute of Mathematics and its Applications))
10:00 to 10:15 Welcome and Introduction Jane Hutton (University of Warwick)
Jane Leeks (Newton Gateway to Mathematics)
10:15 to 10:45 Standards for Data and Statistics in the Regulation of Medicines Deborah Ashby (Royal Statistical Society)
10:45 to 11:15 Lessons Learned from NICE Requirements for Software Documentation Sheila Bird (Medical Research Council), (University of Strathclyde)
11:15 to 11:45 Break
Session 2: Challenges in the Finance Sector (Chair: Colin Wilson (Government Actuary’s Department))
11:45 to 12:15 Risk Literacy and Implementing the Morris Review - Reflections of an Independent Actuarial Examiner and Joint Expert Panel Member Saul Jacka (University of Warwick)
12:15 to 12:45 Risk-based Regulation of Workplace Pension Schemes: an Overview of Data, Standards & Approaches Sam Blundy (The Pensions Regulator)
Alex Cunningham (The Pensions Regulator)
12:45 to 13:45 Lunch Break
Session 3: Other Perspectives (Chair: Jane Hutton (University of Warwick))
13:45 to 14:15 Facing Both Ways: Tackling the Mismatch between Client and Professional Nicholas Davidson (4 New Square)
14:15 to 14:45 The Journey to Regulation in Forensic Science - A Story of Cultural Transformation Niamh NicDaeid (University of Dundee)
14:45 to 15:15 Break
Session 4: Challenges of Uncertainty (Chair: Jane Leeks (Newton Gateway to Mathematics))
15:15 to 16:00 Tools for Assurance and Handling Analytical Uncertainty Katherine Byrne (Home Office Analysis and Insight)
Jonathan Tecwyn (Department for Education)
16:00 to 16:30 Models and Uncertainty in Insurance Regulation and Decision Making Andreas Tsanakas (City, University of London)
16:30 to 17:00 Panel Discussion - What Could or Should be Done?