The Digital Insurer Asia Conference 2017 – SINGAPORE
Thursday 2nd November 2017
The conference app will allow active participation via voting, polls and submission
of questions from both physical and remote attendees
Draft Agenda - participants will be added as the conference planning continues
& Replay Link
Please arrive early so you can meet up with digital insurance colleagues and have a cup of coffee or tea before the conference starts!
Remember to download the conference app and login. You will be able to see who is attending, the agenda and information from our sponsors.
If you are attending virtually you will be able to login to the live stream using the access codes provided. You can also use the app to fully participate in the social wall, polls and votes.
The future of insurance in a digital world – opening remarks
Introduction and welcome to this fast paced and interactive day where we can all share information and work together to accelerate the digital transformation of insurance.
Hugh will introduce the conference Chair Rick Huckstep who will set out the agenda for the day and explain different digital options for you to participate.
The Digital Insurance Customer: What they want & how to reach them
Gary Denson will be chairing this session on the new digital insurance customer. We have 2 10-minute presentations and then a panel of 4 people to discuss the topic with you and a panel discussion exploring how to reach the new digital insurance customer.
We will ask you to participate in the first poll of the day using the conference app.
Tech Demo #1 will be on stage as we move to the next session.
|10:00 - 10:50|
Digital Distribution: Ecosystems & brand partnerships
Frank Des Vignes will be chairing this session to explore the ongoing impact of digital on distribution models and we have 2 10-minute presentations followed by a panel discussion.
The session will end with a second conference poll.
There will be a short tech demo as we transition to the next session.
Innovation & Transformation: Incubating, accelerating & venturing
A session chaired by Tek Yew Chia that brings a discussion from a panel of experts – initially considering where our industry may be in 15-20 years, and then working back from this to consider what insurers need to do to survive and thrive in the years between now and then – and the role that accelerators, labs and other investments have to play.
The Digital Insurer Asian Startup InsurTech Award
Time for the first award session. Each of the 4 finalists will demo their solution and answer questions from our expert panel.
Award winner will be decided by live voting from all attendees using the event app.
The Award will be presented by Mike Gourlay the CEO of MSIG Singapore. MSIG is the award sponsor.
Whilst the votes are checked, the 2016 award winner Clifford Chow from Prenetics will update us briefly on their progress in the last 12 months.
Blockchain – Evolution or Revolution?
Simon Phipps will chair this session on Blockchain, exploring the potential impact on our industry.
Beginning with a revisit to some of the basics on what blockchain is, and isn’t, the conversation will move onto potential use cases in insurance, what insurers need to be doing to ready themselves for the technology and, some inevitable discussion on crypto-currencies and the world of ICOs!
The session will end with a conference poll and a tech demo as we transition to the next session.
The New Gold Rush: Data & Analytics
Martin Kornacki will chair this session exploring the impact of data and analytics on the insurance industry.
There will be 2 short presentations and a panel discussion.
The session will end with a fourth conference poll and there will be a tech demo as we transition to the next session.
James Eardley will present some research findings from SAP as well as briefly talk about interesting use cases on digital engagement in insurance.
Digital Insurance around the world
The TDI heads of regions from Africa, America, Australia and Europe will share their favourite example of digital insurance from around the world. A short discussion session will be held after each presentation.
The Digital Insurer Asian Insurance Innovation Award
Award time again – Insurance Innovation Award for Asia 2017.
Each of the 4 finalists will demo their solution and answer questions from our expert panel.
Whilst the votes are checked, the 2016 Asia Innovation award winner Rosaline Koo from CXA will update us on their progress over the last 12 months.
Award winner will be decided by live voting from all attendees.
Conference wrap up
Digital Village Smart Health Blockchain
At the start of this informal session Jan Reinmueller will present the results of the KPMG Digital Village Blockchain challenge.
Take a look at the KPMG Digital Village challenge. KPMG has accepted a challenge to create a working blockchain prototype for the Asia conference.
Post conference drinks
Catch up with industry colleagues and reflect on the day.
Networking area to meet up with old connections and make some new ones.
Meet startups, scale up and established digitally focused firms who are participating in the event.
Take a break – refreshments available at all time. The breakout areas are designed to allow you to move easily from event sitting to event standing to breakout area.
Catch up on urgent work – wifi available in all rooms as well as mobile recharging stations.
Keep an eye on the conference action with the large live streaming screen.
Breaks, lunch and post conference drinks will all be held in the breakout area as well as the main event area.