Join THE industry event of the year, the Global Insurance Forum at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel June 14 – 17, 2015 in New York City - the crossroads of the world!
Together, the insurance industry, government administrations and public institutions can form powerful collaborations to drive economic growth, financial stability, affordable healthcare and environmental security for the global population in developed and emerging economies alike. The Global Insurance Forum will draw 500+ senior insurance executives, regulatory authorities and prominent academics from around the globe, focusing on ideas that demonstrate the potential extent and power of collaboration.
Filling the Protection Gap
• Retirement and Savings: Minding the Gap
• Risk Pools: Natural Catastrophe and Terrorism
• Environment and Pollution: Solutions for a
• Insuring Against Extreme Events: The Need for
• Healthcare: 2020 and the Impact of an Aging
• Microinsurance: Building Sustainable Markets
through Financial Inclusion
The insurance industry serves as a leading force for change, driving innovation which stimulates sustainable economies and mitigates the effects of global risks. Based on ability of the IIS to draw the chiefs of the industry, the third day of the IIS Global Insurance Forum, June 17th, will be hosted at the UN headquarters.
UN Insurance Sector Summit
Post 2015 Sustainable Development, Climate Risk & The Insurance Sector
Regulation to Support Insurance Development
Insurers as Institutional Investors in Resilience and Sustainable Growth
Microinsurance: Building Sustainable Markets through Financial Inclusion
Expanding Risk Modelling & Extending Natural Disaster Insurance Penetration
Enabling Insurance Regulation to Support Economic Development & Human Dignity
Ian Branagan, Group Chief Risk Officer and Senior Vice President, RenaissanceRe
Craig Churchill, Team Leader, ILO Impact Insurance Facility & Chief, Social Finance Programme, International Labour Organization
Shawn Cole, Professor of Business Administration, Finance Unit, Harvard Business School
Rowan Douglas, CEO Capital, Science & Policy Practice, Willis and Chairman, Willis Research Network
Joan Lamm-Tennant, CEO-Elect, Microinsurance Venture Incubator and Global Chief Economist, Guy Carpenter
Abel Lee, Director, Insurance and Asset Management, World Economic Forum
William Marcoux, Partner, DLA Piper
Amina Mohammed, Special Advisor on Post-2015 Development Planning, UN
Howard Kunreuther, Professor and Co-Director of the Risk Management Center, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
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New York Forum Speaker Profiles and Presentations
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View highlights from the London Seminar
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