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Agenda:

08:15 – 09:00
Registration & breakfast

09:00 – 09:05
Chairman’s Introduction
Mark Geoghegan, Managing Director, The Insurance Insider

09:05 – 09:25
The Future (Finally) has arrived for Insurance
Jeff Greenberg, Chairman and Chief Executive, Aquiline Capital Partners LLC

Insurance Industry newly embracing technology
Parallels with technology adoption in other industries
• The Insurance Technology Landscape

09:25 – 09:30
Q&A

09:30 – 09:50
Why Insurtech now: from global patterns to targeted delivery

Sabine VanderLinden
, ‎Managing Director, Startupbootcamp

• What is InsurTech?
• Why InsurTech now with insights on commercial lines trends
• Proven Delivery Models and Results

09:50 – 09:55
Q&A

09:55 – 10:35
Coffee break

10:35 – 11:35
Panel discussion: Blockchain: cutting through the noise
Matt Neill, Reporter, The Insurance Insider (Moderator)
Igor Best-Devereux, President and CEO, eReinsure, Inc.
Mark Duff, Associate, Z/Yen Group UK
Simon Gaffney, Chief Data Officer, Willis Towers Watson
Steve Webb, Partner, PwC

Hype or reality?
Frontline insurance applications
Claims handling of the future

11:35 – 11:50
Applying new ideas and technology in re/insurance markets
Barney Schauble, Managing Partner, Nephila Advisors LLC

Lessons from two decades in a changing market
Opportunities today in Insurtech
The future: good and bad ideas

11:50 – 12:00
Q&A

12:00 – 13:00
Lunch

13:00 – 14:00
Panel discussion: Bridging the gap: managing the marriage of insurers and start-ups
Thomas Dawson, Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP (Moderator)
Mark Dowds, Chief Strategy Officer & Co-founder, Trov
Adrian Jones, Head of Strategy & Development, SCOR Global P&C
Steven Mendel, CEO & Co-founder, Bought By Many
Jennyfer Yeung-Williams, Partner Engagement Manager, Munich Re - Digital Partners

Investment, acquisition or competition?
Overcoming the cultural differences
Is technology a threat or gift?

14:00 – 14:25
The InsurTech Experience - A few tales and anecdotes from a hectic first year at an InsurTech startup
Michael B. C. Fitzgibbon, CIP, Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer - Slice Insurance Technologies Inc.

Why we founded Slice
Two or three of our biggest challenges
Our crusade against the application form
Global presence
How the onDemand economy will affect reinsurance
Scalability

14:25 – 14:30
Q&A

14:30
Conference close

Why Insurtech now: from global patterns to targeted delivery

SPEAKERS
  • Igor Best-Devereux

    Igor Best-Devereux

    President and CEO, eReinsure, Inc.
  • Thomas Dawson

    Thomas Dawson

    Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • Mark Dowds

    Mark Dowds

    Chief Strategy Officer & Co-founder, Trov
  • Mark Duff

    Mark Duff

    Associate, Z/Yen Group UK
  • Michael B. C. Fitzgibbon

    Michael B. C. Fitzgibbon

    CIP, Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer, Slice Insurance Technologies Inc.

  • Simon Gaffney

    Simon Gaffney

    Chief Data Officer, Willis Towers Watson
  • Jeff Greenberg

    Jeff Greenberg

    Chairman and Chief Executive, Aquiline Capital Partners LLC
  • Adrian Jones

    Adrian Jones

    Head of Strategy & Development, SCOR Global P&C
  • Steven Mendel

    Steven Mendel

    CEO & Co-founder, Bought By Many
  • Barney Schauble

    Barney Schauble

    Managing Principal, Nephila Advisors LLC

  • Sabine VanderLinden

    Sabine VanderLinden

    Managing Director, Startupbootcamp

  • Steve Webb

    Steve Webb

    Partner, PwC
  • Jennyfer Yeung-Williams

    Jennyfer Yeung-Williams

    Partner Engagement Manager, Munich Re - Digital Partners