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Diary of Events

Source: Asia Insurance Review | Jul 2015

SRA World Congress on Risk 2015 – Risk Analysis for Sustainable Innovation
Theme: “Risk Analysis for Sustainable Innovation”
19-23 July 2015, Singapore
The Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) World Congress on Risk 2015; fourth in the series of World Congresses will be held in Singapore with the overall theme highlighting ways that risk analysis can assist private and public policy makers facing complex and uncertain challenges while maintaining innovation and development. 
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Asia Insurance Conference on Employee Benefits
Theme: “Using Insurance as a Partner to Innovate Employee Benefits Schemes while Controlling Costs’’
27-28 July 2015, Singapore
In Asia, demand for employee health and benefits insurance is rising, driven by medical cost inflation and deteriorating claims experience. This EB conference with an insurance focus will cover the essentials of employee benefits while offering solutions on cost control through insurance coverages. It will provide insights into the trends of benefit programmes where employees are knowledge savvy and spoilt for choices, and where the EB market is headed. 
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NIA-FAIR International Seminar on Reinsurance
Theme: “Reinsurance: The changing global landscape”
29-31 July 2015, Pune, India
The three-day event is jointly organised by the National Insurance Academy and FAIR and will address the changing global landscape in the Afro-Asian region with special focus on the major regulatory changes, challenges and development of India as a major reinsurance hub in the region. 
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4th Asia Insurance CIO Technology Summit
Theme: “Challenges of CIO/CTO in the Era of Disruptive Innovation in Insurance”
1-2 September 2015, Jakarta, Indonesia
Technology is disrupting the insurance business and yet is also driving the insurance industry to unprecedented heights and speed. 
   This Summit will look at delivering customer-centric sales, service and solutions that support multi-channel digital experiences through pro-active strategies in social, mobile, cloud and hybrid deployments with a smarter workforce, rich media, and e-commerce. It is a power Summit for CIOs and CTOs, to arm them to ensure a tough, resilient, scalable and, secure system that is sustainable with measurable ROI.
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11th Asia Conference on Pensions and Retirement Planning
Theme: “Filling the Protection & Savings Gaps in Pensions”
9-10 September 2015, Shanghai, China
Developing a sustainable and successful pension system is a key to long-term economic growth and is therefore on the top of the agenda for many countries. This conference aims to bring together the insurance industry, pension planners, employers, employees and governments to discuss the theme and look at the solutions and opportunities beyond tomorrow.
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Monte-Carlo Rendezvous
12-17 September 2015, Monte-Carlo
Don’t miss out on registering for this annual rendezvous, held in Monte-Carlo which usually sees more than 2,500 people in attendance as the industry prepares for the year-end renewal. This year, there will be a presentation-debate on the topic: “Industry 4.0 – Will insurers participate in the expected upswing or will they miss the boat?”
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2015 Greater China Life Insurance Symposium
Theme: “Profitability through Innovation”
23-24 September 2015, Shanghai, China
Organised by LIMRA, this specially-focused symposium is being developed in response to requests from its members. It will feature presentations from industry leaders and experts with advanced knowledge of business strategy, sales, channel management, and training. Breakout sessions will help participants to address their specific challenges, and networking opportunities will allow them to connect with peers throughout the region.
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19th AIRDC Congress (formerly ICDC) 
Theme: “Long term Development in partnership with the Insurance Industry”
28-30 September 2015, Victoria, Seychelles 
The 19th AIRDC Congress, formerly known as the Insurance Congress of Developing Countries (ICDC), will be held from 28-30 September 2015, in Victoria, Seychelles. The AIRDC works to develop and expand international collaboration and cooperation in the insurance and reinsurance industry among its members, who are drawn from countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America. 
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9th Middle East Healthcare Insurance Conference
Theme: “Transformation in Healthcare: Innovation, Sustainability & The Way Forward”
6-7 October 2015, Dubai, UAE
With healthcare becoming a key sector in the economy, health insurance is now a major class in many markets. The two-day conference will look at the progress of compulsory healthcare around the region, global healthcare trends and developments, regulatory framework, and critical success factors in underwriting; as well as the latest innovation in technology, medical breakthroughs and innovative healthcare products and solutions. 
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Asia Marine Insurance Conference
Theme: “Managing Rising Risk Exposures through Innovative Insurance Solutions”
26-27 October 2015, Hong Kong
With the maritime world facing increasing pressures caused by geo-political crises around the world and pressures on costs despite cheaper oil, the insurance industry is rising to disruptive innovation to offer significant relief to the shipping and shippers communities. 
   Our Asia Marine Insurance Conference in Hong Kong will look at the issues in the market and provide a platform for shipsowners, ship managers and insurers to come together to discuss common threats in the face of increasing compliance requirements, as well as to find sustainable solutions of mutual interest to insurers and the maritime community.
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Federation of Afro-Asian Insurers & Reinsurers (FAIR) 24th Conference
Theme: “Building on 50 Years of Regional Cooperation”
12-14 October 2015, Cairo, Egypt
FAIR celebrates its Golden Jubilee this year by holding its biennial conference in Egypt, where it was founded. FAIR conferences aim to promote cooperation among insurance and reinsurance companies in Africa and Asia, and typically attract hundreds of top executives and key decision makers from the industry to discuss the opportunities and challenges they face.
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13th Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC)
Theme: “Managing Risks in an Uncertain World”
2-4 November 2015, Singapore
Rising to the demands and feedback from past conferences, the 13th SIRC will be structured to allow for an extra day of networking, wherein the Lloyd’s Coffee House and respective bilateral meeting rooms will be fully functional for three days from 2 November.
   The SIRC is considered to be the premier reinsurance event in Asia, drawing key decision makers and senior management executives within the insurance, reinsurance, broking and regulatory communities. The 12th SIRC had previously hosted some 940 delegates from 49 countries all over the world.
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19th Asian Actuarial Conference (AAC)
Theme: “Innovation & Creating Sustainable Value”
3-6 November 2015, Bangkok, Thailand
The AAC, formerly known as East Asian Actuarial Conference (EAAC) is the largest annual actuarial conference in the region attracting more than 700 delegates from various countries within and outside Asia. The AAC member associations include Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Chinese Taipei and Thailand. 
   This year, the conference will be hosted by Thailand and will include topics designed to appeal to actuaries from different practice areas. 
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27th Pacific Insurance Conference
29 November – 2 December 2015, Manila, Philippines
Hear from some of the best speakers from Asia Pacific’s insurance industry at the 26th Pacific Insurance Conference, which is billed as the pre-eminent Pacific Rim conference for insurance company executives. 
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2016 MDRT Experience and Global Conference
28-30 January 2016, Hong Kong
Don’t miss the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) Experience and Global Conference which offers one-of-a-kind information, the opportunity to share ideas with people from around the world and the chance to learn new strategies for even greater success. Sign up to enjoy the unique energy and excitement of MDRT! 
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