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Apria Logo The Asia-Pacific Risk and Insurance Association (APRIA) was created in 1997 to provide a means for all persons and entities with an interest in risk management, insurance, actuarial science, and related areas to share ideas and to engage in collaborative research for the ultimate benefit of the insurance industry.

APRIA is international, drawing members from throughout the world, but particularly from Asia-Pacific countries. The Association invites participation from all countries’ academics, executives, researchers, and government leaders willing to share ideas and to engage in collaborative research for the ultimate benefit of the insurance industry. APRIA offers individual membership as well as Institutional Membership. APRIA members come from countries in Asia-Pacific, Africa, Europe and North America. You may click here to submit the membership application form.

APRIA provides a forum where individuals from diverse cultural, political, and economic backgrounds share their ideas, as well as market developments , openly and in a spirit of helpfulness. Click here to know more about APRIA Annual Conferences.

The Association publishes its own journal, Asia-Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance, bi-annually. The inaugural issue was published in June 2005.

APRIA Manual: Click here to download "APRIA Manual".

APRIA Constitution: Click here to download "APRIA Constitution" (Please email [email protected] to get the password to open the file)

2020 - 2021 Executive Committee:

President: Joelle H. FONG (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Vice President - Operations/Finance: Piotr MANIKOWSKI (Professor at Poznan University of Economics and Business, Poland)
Vice President - Programs: Mahito OKURA (Professor at Doshisha Women's College of Liberal Arts, Japan)
Secretary: Hongjoo JUNG (SungKyunKwan University, Korea)
Immediate Past-President: Don H. CHANG (Konkuk University, Korea)

2020 - 2021 Board of Governors:

Jing AI (University of HAWAI, USA)
Alexander BOHNERT (Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany)
Abhijit Kumar CHATTORAJ (BIMTECH, India)
David L. ECKLES (University of Georgia, USA)
Yoichiro FUJII (Meiji University, Japan)
Chia-Ling HO (Tamkang University, Taiwan)
Ruo (Alex) JIA (Peking University, China)
Bong-Joo LEE (Seoul National University, Korea)
LEE, Hangsuck (Sungkyunkwan University, Korea)
Tadayoshi OTSUKA (Waseda University, Japan)
Sojung PARK (Seoul National University, Korea)
Klime POPOSKI (University of St. Kliment Ohridski, Macedonia)
William RABEL (University of Alabama, USA)
Yayuan REN (Illinois State University, USA)
Subir SEN (Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India)
Clarence WONG (Swiss Re, Hong Kong)
Yi YAO (Peking University China, China)

Official Secretariat:

Singapore College of Insurance