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08:30 - 08:50

Registration & welcome coffee

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08:50 - 09:00

Chairman’s Opening Address

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09:00 - 09:30

Keynote welcome address

A perspective on how changing global foreign policies are impacting insurance markets

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09:30 - 10:15

Strategy assessment and business plan re-evaluation

What are the new drivers of uncertainty in the market, and how do we incorporate them into our scenario planning?

  • Sue Kean - Group Chief Risk Officer, Old Mutual Group
  • Fabrice Brossart - Chief Risk Officer, AIG EMEA
  • Andrew Pryde - Chief Risk Officer, Beazley
  • Roger Dix - Chief Risk Officer, Wesleyan
  • Jose Morago - Head of Enterprise Risk (Deputy CRO), FCA
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10:15 - 10:45

Macroeconomic address: Surviving political uncertainty and trade wars

How can risk management get around the valuation changes brought by geopolitical risks?

  • Laurent Clavel - Head of Macroeconomic Research, AXA IM Research and Investment Strategy
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10:45 - 11:15

Morning networking coffee break

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11:15 - 11:45

Tackling extreme risk and unpredictability

What can you learn about operational risk from a counter-terrorism expert?

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11:45 - 12:30

The evolving role of risk management in a changing world

How can we move beyond compliance and add value to the business?

  • Claire Weston - Chief Risk Officer, Munich Re UK & Ireland
  • Peter Grewal - Group Chief Risk Officer, QBE
  • Christian Dahmen - Chief Risk Officer and Member of the Board of Management, NewRe
  • Giles Fairhead - Chief Risk Officer, Pension Insurance Corporation
  • Claire Stockhausen - Chief Risk Officer, Unum
  • Frieder Knüpling - Group Chief Risk Officer, Scor
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12:30 - 13:00

Behavioural analysis briefing

How are the latest trends in behavioural finance revolutionising decision making?

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13:00 - 14:10

Lunch

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Showing of Streams
15:45 - 16:15

Afternoon coffee break

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Showing of Streams
17:45 - 18:45

Drinks reception PLUS practitioner champagne roundtables

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08:30 - 08:50 20 mins
Registration & welcome coffee
08:50 - 09:00 10 mins
Chairman’s Opening Address
09:00 - 09:30 30 mins
Info
Keynote welcome address

A perspective on how changing global foreign policies are impacting insurance markets

09:30 - 10:15 45 mins
Info
Strategy assessment and business plan re-evaluation
  • Sue Kean - Group Chief Risk Officer, Old Mutual Group
  • Fabrice Brossart - Chief Risk Officer, AIG EMEA
  • Andrew Pryde - Chief Risk Officer, Beazley
  • Roger Dix - Chief Risk Officer, Wesleyan
  • Jose Morago - Head of Enterprise Risk (Deputy CRO), FCA

What are the new drivers of uncertainty in the market, and how do we incorporate them into our scenario planning?

10:15 - 10:45 30 mins
Info
Macroeconomic address: Surviving political uncertainty and trade wars
  • Laurent Clavel - Head of Macroeconomic Research, AXA IM Research and Investment Strategy

How can risk management get around the valuation changes brought by geopolitical risks?

10:45 - 11:15 30 mins
Morning networking coffee break
11:15 - 11:45 30 mins
Info
Tackling extreme risk and unpredictability

What can you learn about operational risk from a counter-terrorism expert?

11:45 - 12:30 45 mins
Info
The evolving role of risk management in a changing world
  • Claire Weston - Chief Risk Officer, Munich Re UK & Ireland
  • Peter Grewal - Group Chief Risk Officer, QBE
  • Christian Dahmen - Chief Risk Officer and Member of the Board of Management, NewRe
  • Giles Fairhead - Chief Risk Officer, Pension Insurance Corporation
  • Claire Stockhausen - Chief Risk Officer, Unum
  • Frieder Knüpling - Group Chief Risk Officer, Scor

How can we move beyond compliance and add value to the business?

12:30 - 13:00 30 mins
Info
Behavioural analysis briefing

How are the latest trends in behavioural finance revolutionising decision making?

13:00 - 14:10 70 mins
Lunch
14:10 - 14:15 5 mins
Stream A: Quantitative risk management
Chairman's opening remarks
14:10 - 14:15 5 mins
Stream B: The future of the insurance business model
Chairman’s opening address
14:15 - 14:45 30 mins
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Stream A: Quantitative risk management
What are the opportunities and pitfalls brought by the end of quantitative easing?

Exploring the new avenues and risks for insurance companies

14:15 - 14:45 30 mins
Stream B: The future of the insurance business model
M&A beyond the conceptual level
14:45 - 15:15 30 mins
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Stream A: Quantitative risk management
Building a holistic and quantifiable risk framework

How can you create a risk framework that captures enterprise wide risks and external threats? Dealing with lack of consistent data and software

14:45 - 15:15 30 mins
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Stream B: The future of the insurance business model
How do companies prepare for the moment all the stars align?
  • Amy Kessler - Senior Vice President and Head of Longevity Risk Transfer, Prudential Financial, Inc. (PFI)

A practitioner’s view on how you can get to a situation of thrive and incredible institutional situation

15:15 - 15:45 30 mins
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Stream A: Quantitative risk management
Agile risk management as a competitive advantage?
  • Dominic Rau - Head of Risk Governance & Steering, Swiss Re
  • Risks we measure, uncertainty we have to manage. The value of flexibility in a time of disruptions
  • Risk assessment and valuation is our business, coping with the unknown as it arises is our competitive advantage
  • Set the risk taking preferences of the firm such that they optimize the flexibility to react to unknowns
  • Identify capabilities (tech/organizational/culture) that are required to be a competitive, risk-aware organization
15:15 - 15:45 30 mins
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Stream B: The future of the insurance business model
Risk appetite as an integral tool for strategic planning

Opening the board’s eyes to uncertainties they were not aware of

15:45 - 16:15 30 mins
Afternoon coffee break
16:15 - 16:45 30 mins
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Stream A: Quantitative risk management
Rethinking risk management
  • Russell Goldstein - Chief Risk Officer, Darta Saving Life Assurance

Can we shift to active risk-taking thinking as opposed to risk avoiding? Disrupting the traditional risk management mindset

16:15 - 16:45 30 mins
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Stream B: The future of the insurance business model
The evolution of emerging risk modelling
  • Katja Pluto - Chief Risk Officer EMEA, Zurich Insurance Company

Employing horizon scanning in risk prediction. What will the world look like in 20 years’ time?

16:45 - 17:15 30 mins
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Stream A: Quantitative risk management
A technician’s perspective on robo-models
  • Bart Rikkert - Lead Model Validator, Aegon NV

How does can the company remain in control when machine learning drives its models?

16:45 - 17:15 30 mins
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Stream B: The future of the insurance business model
IDD implementation and consequences on the business model
  • Henk Becquaert - Member Of Management Committee , Belgian Financial Services & Markets Authority (FSMA)

What are the different supervisory expectations and attitudes around harmonisation?

17:15 - 17:45 30 mins
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Stream A: Quantitative risk management
Evolution of the internal model infrastructure
  • Jorg Sauren - Product Owner Group Risk Systems, NN Group
  • New developments in infrastructure, software and tools used for the internal model:
  • Setting up a flexible architecture in the Cloud for calculations.
  • Providing the ability to run multiple calculation processes in parallel in a flexible manner.
  • Embedding more calculations and processes into a single platform
  • Data architecture and automation of the full data flow.
17:15 - 17:45 30 mins
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Stream B: The future of the insurance business model
What does a resilient business model look like?
  • Lauri Saraste - Chief Actuary , Localtapiola Life Insurance

In an age of rapidly developing technologies and constantly changing cyber threats, how can risk management keep up with the everchanging threats?

17:45 - 18:45 60 mins
Drinks reception PLUS practitioner champagne roundtables