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Pacific Insurance Conference

27th PIC 2015
Manila, Philippines

Pacific Insurance Conference (PIC)

Conference Theme:

Delivering Customer Value in an Era of Disruptive Innovation

Sunday, 29 November, 2015

09:00 – 18:00 Registration
18:30 – 22:00 Welcome Reception – Sky Garden, Zuellig Building (hosted by Swiss Re)

Monday, 30 November, 2015

08:30 – 09:30 Opening Ceremony and Guest of Honour
09:30 – 10:30 Special Keynote Presentation – Who will be the Insurance Industry’s Priceline.com and What Forces Will It Capitalise On?
Moderator: Allan O’Bryant, Executive Vice President, Head of Asia Markets, RGA
Speaker: Jay Walker, Curator, TEDMED; (Founder, Priceline.com)
10:30 – 11:00 Refreshment Break
11:00 – 12:30 Plenary Session 1: Executive Panel Discussion – Managing the Investment Challenge
Chaired by: Donald Kanak, Chairman, Prudential Corporation Asia
Panelists: Johanna Chua, Managing Director, Head of Asia Pacific Economic and Market Analysis Citigroup
Dean A. Connor, President & Chief Executive Officer, Sun Life Financial
  Ken Mungan, Chairman, Milliman
Charles Scully, Managing Director and Chief Investments Officer, Asia, MetLife
12:30 – 13:45 Lunch
13:45 – 15:30 Plenary Session 2: Executive Panel Discussion – Leadership Talent in Asia/Pacific Region: Buy or Build?
Chaired by: Michael Magsig, Global Sector Leader, Insurance, Korn Ferry
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A Global Perspective – Managing Leadership Development in the Asia/Pacific  
Phillip Cole, Global Head of Human Resources, ACE Group
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A Reinsurer’s View on the Asia/Pacific Leadership Development
Andrew Rear, Chief Executive of Munich Re’s Life businesses in Africa, Asia Pacific, UK and Ireland
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Building Sustainable Leadership in Asia
Andrew Poon, Partner, Insurance Practice Leader Asia Pacific, Egon Zehnder
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A CEO’s Key Responsibility – Securing and Maintaining a High Performing Team
Jan VanDenBerg, President, Asia Region, Prudential International Insurance
15:30 – 18:00 Free Time
18:30 – 22:00 Opening Dinner – Metropolitan Museum of Manila (hosted by Pru Life U.K.)

Tuesday, 01 December, 2015

08:30 – 09:00 Special Keynote Presentation
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Clara Shih, CEO and founder of Hearsay Social
09:00 – 10:30 Plenary Session 3: Executive Panel Discussion – Understanding the Customer and Creating Unique Value
Chaired by: Moses Ojeisekhoba, Chief Executive Officer Reinsurance Asia, Regional President Asia, Swiss Re
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A Newcomer’s View of the Insurance Industry’s Relationship with its Customers 
Roy Gori, President and Chief Executive Officer, Manulife Asia
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Life Insurance in Transition – The Imperatives of Innovation in the Asia-Pacific Region
Chris Wei, Executive Chairman of Aviva Asia and Global Chairman of Aviva Digital, Aviva
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Winning the Customer – An Advertising Professional’s Perspective 
Jerry Smith, President and CEO, Asia Pacific, OgilvyOne Worldwide
 10:30 – 11:00 Refreshment Break
 11:00 – 12:30 Plenary Session 4: Executive Panel Discussion – Conquering the Digital Age
Chaired by: Dean Graham, Head of Life, Partner Re
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Do we Need Disruptors in our Industry to Create an Improved Customer Experience? What do we Need to do?
Mark Saunders, Group Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer, AIA
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Making Disruption our Ally, and the Key to a Better Future
Nestor Tan, President and CEO, BDO Unibank, Inc.
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Are we too Late, or are Opportunities for Digital Just Starting?
Mark Wales, Partner, Consulting, Deloitte China
12:30 - 13:45 Lunch
14:00 – 16:00 Interactive Workshops
16:00 – 18:30 Free Time
18:30 – 21:30 Gala Dinner – Rizal Ballroom, Makati Shangri-La Hotel (hosted by RGA)

Wednesday, 02 December, 2015

09:30 – 10:30 Plenary Session 5: Executive Panel Discussion – Thriving with Radical Distribution Changes
Chaired by: Cord-Roland Rinke, Managing Director, Life & Health – Asia and Longevity, Hannover Re
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Insurance Home Shopping Made Easy 
Benjamin Hong, CEO, Cigna Korea
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Making Internet Insurance Distribution a Winning Strategy
K S Gopalakrishnan, Managing Director & CEO, Aegon Religare Life Insurance Company
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Winning the Digital Battle
  Vikas Datt, Sr Director and Head APAC, UST Global
10:30 – 11:00 Refreshment Break
11:00 – 12:45 Closing Ceremony & Farewell Lunch