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Pacific Insurance Conference

28th PIC 2017

Hong Kong


Conference Theme:

Our world from the Outside In

Sunday, 19 November 2017

09:00 – 22:00 Guest Arrivals
19:00 – 21:30 Welcome Reception 

Monday, 20 November 2017

08:50 – 09:10 Welcome Remarks / Gary M. Comerford, Chairman and CEO, The Pacific Insurance Conference Limited
09:10 – 09:20 Opening Ceremony and Guest of Honour / The Honourable Paul MP Chan, GBM, GBS, MH, JP
Financial Secretary, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
09:20 – 09:30 Opening Remarks / Lennard Yong, 28th PIC Organising Committee Chairman, The Pacific Insurance Conference Limited
09:30 – 09:50 Special Keynote Presentation / Kevin Sneader, Chairman, Asia, McKinsey
09:50 – 10:15 Refreshment Break
10:15 – 11:45 Plenary Session 1: The CEO Forum – Competing and Winning in the Next Five Years
  Chaired by: Donald Kanak, Chairman, Eastspring Investments and Chairman, EU-ASEAN Business Council
  Panellists: Chris Wei, Executive Chairman, Asia & FPI and Global Chairman, Aviva Digital
    Claude Accum, President, Sun Life Financial Asia
    Paolo De Martin, Chief Executive Officer, SCOR Global Life
    Sachin N Shah, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, MetLife Insurance K.K.
11:45 – 13:00 Plenary Session 2: Executive Panel Discussion – Value Creation from the Outside In
  Chaired by: Alain P. Néemeh, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, RGA
  Panellists: Charles-Everard de T’Serclaes, Managing Director, J.P. Morgan
    Edwin Northover, Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton
    Gautam Chawla, Global Co-head of Insurance, Citi Corporate and Investment Banking
    Sally Yim, Senior Vice President, Moody’s Investors Service
13:00 – 14:15 Lunch
14:15 – 15:35 Plenary Session 3: Executive Panel Discussion – The Disruptors, the Challengers and Innovators
  Chaired by: Jonathan Zhao, Managing Partner, Asia Pacific Insurance Practice Leader, Ernst & Young Advisory Services Ltd
  Panellists: Daisuke Iwase, President & Representative Director, Lifenet Insurance Company
    Hugh Terry, Founder, The Digital Insurance
    Daniel Tu, President, Gen Life
    Mangesh Vaitla, Co-Founder and Executive Director, C2L BIZ Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
15:35 – 16:00 Closing Keynote: Adapting to Disruptors, Challengers and Innovators / Lennard Yong, Regional CEO and CEO HK, FTLife Insurance Company Limited
16:00 – 17:00 Networking
18:00 – 19:30 Cocktail Reception (Dinner: self-arrangement)
19:30 – 23:00 Networking 


Tuesday, 21 November 2017

08:30 – 09:50 Plenary Session 4 – Insuring the 100 Year Life 
  Opening Keynote
Speaker & Chaired by:
Jayne Plunkett, Regional President Asia, Chief Executive Officer Reinsurance Asia, Member of the Group Executive Committee, Swiss Re
  Panellists: Jason Sadler, President, Cigna International Markets, Cigna Corporation
    Penny Wan, Vice-President & General Manager, Japan and Asia Pacific, Amgen
    Ka Man Wong, Regional Life Chief Actuary & Inforce Solutions, AXA
09:50 – 10:20 Refreshment Break
10:20 – 11:20 Plenary Session 5 – Innovating Future Health Protection Today 
  Chaired By: Robert Burr, Managing Director, Head of Life & Health, Reinsurance Client Markets Asia, Swiss Re
    Dr. York Yat-Ngok Chow, Chief Medical Officer and Corporate Advisor, AIA Hong Kong and Macau Ltd
    Dr Antony Vriens, VP, Head of Insurance Technical Services, Manulife
    Joanna Wong, Partner, Deloitte Consulting
11:20 – 12:45 Plenary Session 6 – Executive Panel Discussion – Smart Technology: Impact on People and Insurance
  Chaired by: Neal Baumann, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  Panellists: Dr Andreas Armuss, Chief Medical Officer, Life and Health – Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, Munich Re
    Dan Bendavid, Asia Regional Head of Claims, AXA
    Dr Catriona Wallace, CEO and Founder, Flamingo AI (ASX:CR8), AI & Bot Strategist, Customer Experience Futurist & Entrepreneur
12:45 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:30 Interactive Workshops 
  Workshop 1: Value Creation from The Outside In 
  Workshop 2: The Disruptors, the Challengers and the Innovators
  Workshop 3 Insuring the 100 Year Life
  Workshop 4 Innovating Future Health Protection Today
  Workshop 5 Smart Technology: Impact on People and Insurance
15:30 – 17:30 Networking
19:00 – 22:00 Gala Reception & Dinner
21:20 – 21:45 Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation 

Wednesday, 22 November 2017

09:00 – 11:00 Special Event Programme: TED Talk Style Presentation – Tech Start-ups meet the Insurance Industry
  Hosted by: James Lloyd, Asia Pacific Fintech Leader, EY
  TED Talk Style Speakers: Rosaline Chow Koo, Founder and CEO, CXA Group
    Sebastien Gaudin, Co-founder and CEO, The CareVoice
    Gary Hoberman, Founder and CEO, Unqork
    Steve Long, Head of International, Bought By Many
    Cole Sirucek, Co-Founder and CEO, DocDoc Pte. Ltd.
    Danny Yeung, Chief Executive Officer, Prenetics
11:00 – 11:30 Closing Ceremony
11:30 – 12:30 Farewell Lunch