< Conference Programme – Inclusive Insurance & Mircoinsurance Conference

Conference Programme

8.15 – 8.50

REGISTRATION

9.00 – 9.30

Opening of the Conference

WELCOME SPEECH

Sergej Simoniti
Director and President of the Council of Experts; Insurance Supervision Agency of the Republic of Slovenia

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Gorazd Renčelj
State Secretary at the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Slovenia

Peter Braumüller
Director of Insurance Supervision
Austrian FMA

9.30 – 11.00

Inclusive Insurance and
Microinsurance: Global Experience

PRESENTATIONS

Andrea Keenan
AMBEST

Hannah Grant
A2ii

Gregor Pilgram
Chief Financial Officer
Member of Management Board
Director and Member of Executive Committee
Generali CEE Holding B.V.

Jean-Francoise Diet
Président – Section Autriche;
Comité National des Conseillers du Commerce Extérieur de la France

Moderator

Peter Braumüller
Director of Insurance Supervision
Austrian FMA

Discussion

The aim of this session is explaining the basic concepts about inclusive insurance and microinsurance and sharing global best practices.

11.00 – 11.15

COFFEE BREAK

11.15 – 12.45

Interaction with Policymakers

PRESENTATIONS

Catherine Hock
Vice-President
International Relations International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF)

Sergej Simoniti
Director and President of the Council of Experts; Insurance Supervision Agency of the Republic of Slovenia

Tanja Strniša
State Secretary at the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Slovenia

Moderator

Hannah Grant
A2ii

Discussion

Inclusive insurance and microinsurance are of utmost importance for policymakers. Inclusive insurance and microinsurance can provide effective financial protection for deprivileged strata of population at affordable price. Policymakers should welcome the opportunity that the insurance industry can provide protection, which would otherwise fall on taxpayers account.

12.45 – 14.00

LUNCH

14.00 – 15.30

Is There a Place for
Microinsurance in Solvency 2 Regime?

PRESENTATIONS

Tadej Čoroli
Member of the Management Board
Zavarovalnica Triglav d.d.

Júlia Čillíková
Executive Member of the Council and Director
NBS Regulation Department

Alexandru D. Ciuncan
Member of EIOPA’s IRSG & OPSG

Lieve Lowet
Senior Partner
ICODA European Affairs

Moderator

Lieve Lowet
Senior Partner
ICODA European Affairs

Discussion

Although EEA area is deemed as mature insurance market we believe that there are vast parts of population, which are under protected. This session will deal with issues to what extent the principles and practices of microinsurance can be applied in EU markets.

15.30 – 15.45

COFFEE BREAK

15.45 – 17.15

Opportunities and
Challenges in the Region

PRESENTATIONS

Peter van den Broeke
IAIS

Constantinos Hadjigeorgiou
TRUST Re’s Group Corporate Services Officer

Goran Svilanović
Secretary General of the Regional Cooperation Council

Klime Poposki
President of the Council of Experts; Insurance Supervision Agency, Republic of Macedonia

Moderator

Peter van den Broeke
IAIS

Discussion

This session will deal with opportunities and challenges for microinsurance in the region. The region is characterized by low insurance penetration and all stakeholders can vastly benefit from appropriate application of microinsurance principles.

18.00 – 20.00

COCKTAIL RECEPTION