14th Singapore International Reinsurance Conference
"New Partnerships in Reinsurance"
 

Conference Programme

(Bilateral Meetings will be held concurrently in the Lloyd's Coffee House and the various Private Meeting Rooms from 31 October to 2 November 2017.)

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

7.00 am to 9.00 am

Light Breakfast
Venue: Bayview Foyer, Level 4

9.00 am to 5.00 pm

Pre-Conference Registration
Venue: Side of Lotus ballroom, Level 4

12.30 pm to 2.00 pm

Networking Lunch
Venue: Bayview Foyer, Level 4

5.00 pm to 7.30 pm

Welcome Cocktail Reception
Venue: Bayview Foyer, Level 4

7.30 pm onwards

Private Cocktail Receptions
hosted by various companies (by Invitation only)

Wednesday, 1 November 2017

7.00 am to 9.00 am

Light Breakfast
Venue: Bayview Foyer, Level 4

7.30 am to 9.00 am

Registration
Venue: Side of Lotus ballroom, Level 4

9.00 am to 9.05 am

(Delegates to be seated by 8.45am)
Welcome Address
Mr Sivam Subramaniam
Chairman, 14th SIRC Organising Committee

9.05 am to 9.20 am

Official Keynote Address by Guest-of-Honour

Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Minister for Trade & Industry (Trade) and Deputy Chairman, Monetary Authority of Singapore

9.20 am to 9.50 am

Industry Keynote Address
Mr Ulrich Wallin, Chairman of Executive Board, Hannover Rueck SE
           

9.50 am to 10.45 am

Keynote Address
Dr Marc Faber, Editor & Publisher, The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report

10.45 am to 11.15 am Tea Break
Venue: Bayview Foyer, Level 4

11.15 am to 12.45 pm

High Level Executive Panel Discussion: "Reinsurance - Responsibilities and Opportunities in the New World Disorder"

Moderator:

Prof Hellmut Schuette, Emeritus Professor of International Management, INSEAD and Dean Emeritus, CEIBS

Panelists:

Mr James Nash, President, International Division, Guy Carpenter

Mrs Doina Palici-Chehab, Interim Chief Executive Officer, AXA Asia

Ms Jayne Plunkett, Regional President Asia and CEO Reinsurance Asia, Swiss Re

Mr Hermann Pohlchristoph, Member of the Board of Management, Munich Re

Mrs Alice Vaidyan, Chairman-cum-Managing Director, GIC Re

12.45 pm to 2.30 pm

Networking Lunch
Venue: Bayview Foyer, Level 4

6.45 pm to 11.00 pm

Asia Insurance Industry Awards Presentation Dinner (by Invitation only)

Thursday, 2 November 2017

7.00 am to 9.00 am

Light Breakfast
Venue: Bayview Foyer, Level 4

9.00 am to 10.30 am

Special Keynote Address: "The Second Half of the Chess Board - Disruptive Technologies, Innovation and Global Impacts"

Mr Peter Hacker, Co-Founder & Partner, Distinction.Global

10.30 am to 11.00 am

Tea Break
Venue: Bayview Foyer, Level 4

11.00 am to 12.30 pm

Executive Panel Session: "Future of Reinsurance - A View from the Outside"

Moderator:

Mr Peter Hacker, Co-Founder & Partner, Distinction.Global

Panelists:

Mr Tony Hobrow, CEO, VenturesOne Asia & Former CEO, DirectAsia

Mr George Kesselman, Founder, InsurTech Asia

Dr Paul Mang, Global CEO of Analytics at Aon

12.30 pm to 2.00 pm

Networking Lunch
Venue: Bayview Foyer, Level 4

5.00 pm onwards

Private Cocktail Receptions
hosted by various companies (by Invitation only)

*Unless otherwise stated, all conference sessions will be held in the Peony main ballroom, Level 4, Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.