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2017 Life Insurance Conference by LIMRA EMEA

September 17, 2017 – September 18, 2017
Austria Trend Hotel Savoyen Vienna

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2017
 

5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

REGISTRATION
LIMRA Desk @ the Lobby
 

7:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Gathering at the lobby of the Hotel to go to the Gala Dinner
 

7:00 pm - 7:20 pm

Departure to the Gala Dinner by bus
 

7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Gala Dinner and Opera Show
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
 

7:00 am - 9:00 am

REGISTRATION
LIMRA Desk @ the Lobby
 

7:00 am - 8:40 am

NETWORKING BREAKFAST

8:50 am - 9:00 am

WELCOME TO GENERAL SESSIONS
Main Conference Room

  • Carla Baldivia

    Operations Manager
    LIMRA EMEA

9:00 am - 9:30 am

GENERAL SESSION
Main Conference Room

Power Shift: Who Has Really the Power?

  • Bernard Retali

    President LIMRA Europe, Africa & Middle East

9:30 am - 10:30 am

GENERAL SESSION
Main Conference Room

Will Investments in Technology Pay Off?

  • Robert A. Kerzner, CLU®, ChFC®

    President and Chief Executive Officer
    LIMRA, LOMA, and LL Global, Inc.

10:30 am - 11:00 am

GENERAL SESSION
Main Conference Room

Blockchain and The Insurance Industry

  • Jags Rao

    Blockchain Workstream Lead
    Swiss Reinsurance Company, Zürich, Switzerland
 

11:00 am - 11:30 am

COFFEE BREAK
Coffee Break Area

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

WORKSHOPS
Breakout Rooms

ModeratorsSTEFAN RIEDEL, Leader Insurance and Insurance Solutions, IBM Europe;
JÜRGEN HUSCHENS, Industry Technical Leader & CTO Insurance, IBM Europe, IBM Distinguished Engineer;
THOMAS JUNOLD, Partner Insurance, IBM Global Business Services
Transformation of core systems, automation in life processes, and use cases for innovations in life insurance.
 

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

NETWORKING LUNCH
Hotel Restaurant

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Discussion Panel: Meeting the Needs of the Customers
Main Conference Room

  • Samina Akram

    MD (Managing Director)
    Samak Ethical Finance Ltd
  • Alexander Konopka

    CEO
    Willis Towers Watson Polska and WTW Services
  • Ayodapo Shoderu

    MD/CEO
    Man-Mountain & Co. Ltd

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

GENERAL SESSION
Main Conference Room

Digital Reinvention of Insurance

  • Lee-Han Tjioe

    Vice President and Partner, European Insurance Industry Leader
    IBM Global Business Services

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

GENERAL SESSION
Main Conference Room

Human Capital of Insurances Companies

  • Alexander Konopka

    CEO
    Willis Towers Watson Polska and WTW Services
 

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

COFFEE BREAK
Coffee Break Area

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

GENERAL SESSION
Main Conference Room

Digital Trends Shaping the Insurance Industry

  • Theodor Alexandrescu

    SVP, General Manager
    MetLife Gulf

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

GENERAL SESSION
Main Conference Room

Research LIMRA - Recruitment in the Digital Era

  • Alison Salka, Ph.D.

    Senior Vice President and Director of Research
    LIMRA

6:00 pm

ADJOURNMENT
Main Conference Room

  • Bernard Retali

    President LIMRA Europe, Africa & Middle East