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Program

Programme EMEA Claims Conference

5 March
19:30 Casual Dinner at the Swiss Re Centre for Global Dialogue
22:00 "Night cap" at the Lodge Bar
6 March
12:00 Registration and welcome lunch
13:00 Welcome to the EMEA Claims Conference 2018
Alexander König, Head of P&C Business Management EMEA, Swiss Re - LinkedIn profile
13:10 Organisational information and moderation of the day
Andreas Bach, Head Claims Globals & Special Lines, P&C Business Management EMEA, Swiss Re - LinkedIn profile
13:20

Keynote
An Optimist's Tour of the Future

Mark Stevenson, Futurist - Website

14:10 Topic: Terrorism & Insurance

Vehicles as weapons: Impact on MTPL insurance in selected EU Countries

Andreas Hohl, Senior Claims Expert, Swiss Re

Terrorism or War, what makes up the difference?
Yolanda Gügler-Jocham, Senior Claims Expert, Swiss Re
15:00 Coffee break
15:20

Topic: Cladding on high-rise buildings

A burning issue
Reto Civelli, Head of Risk Engineering Services, Swiss Re
Gianni Testa, Claims Expert, Swiss Re - LinkedIn profile

16:10 Unmanned Vessels: Yara Birkeland
The future of shipping
Peter Due, Director Autonomy at Kongsberg Maritime - LinkedIn profile
16:55 Coffee Break
17:15

Nat Cat Readiness Roundtable
Are we ready to face the challenge?
Moderator: Beat Kramer Mölbert, Head Property Treaty Globals EMEA Swiss Re - LinkedIn profile
* Pascal Morf, Deputy Head of Disaster Management, Red Cross Switzerland - LinkedIn profile
* Oliver Newick, Head of Energy, Property & Construction Claims, XL Catlin
* Piero De Stefano, Loss Adjuster, Cincotti & Company
* Theodor Bachmann, Head P&C Underwriting Centre Reinsurance, Swiss Re - LinkedIn profile

18:00 Closing remarks
Andreas Bach, Head Claims Globals & Special Lines, P&C Business Management EMEA, Swiss Re
18:15 Break & Drinks
19:00 Dinner & Entertainment
22:00 till late

 

Drinks
7 March
08:15 Organisational information and moderation of the day
Andreas Bach, Head Claims Globals & Special Lines, P&C Business Management EMEA, Swiss Re
08:30 Opening remarks
Nicola Parton, Head of P&C Business Management, Swiss Re - LinkedIn profile
08:50 Keynote
The Mobility Revolution

Lukas Neckermann, Strategic Advisor, Author of 'Smart Cities, Smart Mobility' - Website
09:40 Coffee Break
10:00 Breakout Sessions: Block 1
1) Distracted driving: A text or call can wreck it all, the impact of smartphone use in traffic accidents
2) Smart Homes: Threat or opportunity?
3) Autonomous vehicles & liability: shifting the blame?
4) Status, outlook and impact of "Class Action" models in the EU
5) InsurTech :NuvaLaw: Claims adjudication in the Digital Age / Reinsurance Claims Management: How to become Digital Future Ready!
6) General Data Protection Regulation: If you are not yet ready, you better hurry!
7) Streamline your business with non-life legal finality solutions
8) The psychology of claims - how behavioural economics can improve your processes and reduce fraud
9) Exploring new technology in catastrophic bodily injury rehabilitation
11:00 Breakout Sessions: Block 2
1) Distracted driving: A text or call can wreck it all, the impact of smartphone use in traffic accidents
2) Smart Homes: Threat or opportunity?
3) Autonomous vehicles & liability: shifting the blame?
4) Status, outlook and impact of "Class Action" models in the EU
5) InsurTech :NuvaLaw: Claims adjudication in the Digital Age / Reinsurance Claims Management: How to become Digital Future Ready!
6) General Data Protection Regulation: If you are not yet ready, you better hurry!
7) Streamline your business with non-life legal finality solutions
8) The psychology of claims - how behavioural economics can improve your processes and reduce fraud
9) Exploring new technology in catastrophic bodily injury rehabilitation
12:00 Lunch

13:00
Cyber Liability Risks – Exposure and Claims
Anthony Cordonnier, Senior Product Manager Cyber & Tech, Swiss Re - LinkedIn profile
14:20 The human side of digitalization
Sonia Allinson–Penny, Head of Strategic Resources & Talent, Swiss Re - LinkedIn profile
15:00 Closing Remarks & Farewell
Andreas Bach, Head Claims Globals & Special Lines, P&C Business Management EMEA, Swiss Re
15:15 Apéro
15:30 Bus departure to Zurich Airport / Zurich HB