25+ SPEAKERS

8+HOURS OF
DISCUSSIONS

In July 2018, Cannon Events launched London’s inaugural, premier Marine Insurance conference, ‘Marine Insurance London’. With over 250 attendees from more than 13 countries, the event was a resounding success and just what the market had been calling out for.

2018 Agenda

Marine Insurance London Thursday 5th July 2018

  • 07.50-08.50

  • Registration and Coffee

  • 08.00-08.50

  • Breakfast Briefing: The Landscape for a Modern P&I Club

    This briefing will investigate if P&I Clubs are sitting on too much reserve. The panel will also focus on the role of a mutual in the 21st Century and consider whether or not Clubs should follow a more diverse pathway to ensure their survival.

    Moderator – Jason Waguespack, Managing Director, Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr & Smith

    ► Mark Cracknell, Senior Partner, Marine & Cargo Division,JLT Specialty Limited
    ► Dorothea Ioannou, Chief Commercial Officer, The American Club
    ► Simon Swallow, Chief Executive, The Shipowners’ Club
    ► Gregory Thomas,Chief Business Development Officer, Skuld

  • 08.55-09.00

  • Welcome Address: Roger Oldham, Founder & Managing Director, The London Market Forums & Amethyst Business Consultancy

  • 09.00-09.50

  • Panel Discussion: A Global View on the Evolution of the Marine Insurance Industry

    Moderator-

    ► Marcus Baker, Global Marine Practice Leader, Marsh
    ► Michael Burle, Head of Marine Division, Liberty Specialty Markets
    ► Lee Meyrick, Marine Specialty Chief Executive Officer, Aon Risk Solutions
    ► Paul Jennings, Chief Executive, North of England P&I Club

  • 09.50-10.10

  • Keynote Address: Emerging Technologies in Marine Insurance – Learning from Other Industries

    This keynote will explore the adoption of Distributed Ledger Technologies in Commercial Insurance and explore how the marine insurance market could be transformed by this innovative technology. The session will explore how the technology is already being adopted in other industries and how it has the potential to transform other sectors.

    Gary Nuttall, Managing Director, Distlytics

  • 10.10-10.40

  • Coffee Break

  • 10.40-11.25

  • Panel Discussion: Distributed Ledger: A Case Study in Assessing Business Needs and Matching with the Correct End Solution.

    This panel will discuss how a distributed ledger solution was used to improve the customer proposition, efficiency, offer better service and reduce costs. .

    Moderator- Helen Wright, Associate, Lysander PR

    ► Ian Meadows, Director, Insurance at Ernst & Young
    ► Chris Miller, Director Applications Engineering, Guardtime
    ► Michael Glaros, Senior Program Manager, Microsoft
    ► Hélène Stanway, Digital Leader, XL Catlin
    ► Madeline Bailey, Global Head of Strategic Initiatives, MS Amlin

  • 11.25-12.10

  • Panel Discussion: Understanding the Maritime Insurance Cyber Threat

    Moderator – Ant Gould, Freelance award and Editor

    ► Charles Fernandez, Head of Marine Liability & Hull, Canopius
    ► Monica Tigleanu,
    Partner, Cyber, Content & New Technology Risks, JLT Specialty Ltd
    ► Giles Hunnisett,
    Master Mariner – Consultant,, Waves Group
    ► Andrew Hannay,
    Senior Underwriter, Norwegian Hull Club

  • 12.10-12.30

  • Keynote Address: Go deeper: developing supermodels for marine insurers

    In this keynote, Windward Co-Founder and CEO will explore the value insurers can gain from going deeper into the dynamic behaviour of vessels and analysis of past accidents.

    Ami Daniel, CEO, Windward

  • 12.30-13.20

  • Lunch and Networking

  • 13.20-13.45

  • Keynote Address: Safeguarding the seas: London’s role in securing the future of global shipping

    Dame Inga Beale, Chief Executive Officer, Lloyds of London

  • 13.45-14.30

  • Panel Discussion: Finding the Balance Between Using Old, Current and New Practices in the Marine Insurance Sector

    This panel will discuss cultural change and investigate if there is too much emphasis on new technology trends. Focusing on when technology can be a game changer and when it can be a distraction.

    Moderator- Ant Gould, Freelance Journalist and Editor

    ► Tom Walker, Director, Tysers
    ► Kristof de Bremme , Global Head of Marine, AIG
    ► Ben Burkard, Underwriter, The Standard Club

  • 14.30-14.50

  • Keynote Interviews: Dieter Berg, President, IUMI and Marcus Baker, Global Marine Practice Leader, Marsh

  • 14.50-15.15

  • Coffee Break and Networking

  • 15.15-16.00

  • Panel Discussion: How Will Electronic Placing Change the Landscape of Marine Insurance?

    The panel will discuss why the electronic placement mandate was put in place by Lloyd’s, how it will be enforced, what the market associations are doing to support it. The panel will also consider why there is support for, and resistance against, adoption of electronic placement, and how firms are adapting to make electronic placement work for them.

    Moderator-Helen Wright, Associate, Lysander PR

    ► Susan Jakobek, Managing Director, Placing Platform Limited
    ► Kim Darrington , Market Modernisation, IUA
    ► Tony Moore, Technical and Operational Practices Manager, Willis Towers Watson
    ► Ian Precious, Specialty Underwriting – Marine, Liberty Speciality Markets
    ► Peter Montanaro, Head of Syndicate Capability Oversight, Lloyds of London
    ► Jackie Hobbs, Associate Director, Liiba

  • 16.00-16.50

  • Panel Discussion: Connected Policies

    This panel discussion will examine what a connected policy is, how connected marine policies can support fractional policies and permit specialist underwriters. The panel will also discuss what can be learnt from motor telematics and how connected marine policies can create a safer, more streamlined global fleet.

    Moderator: 

    ► Ranjith Kanipayur, Head of Business Architecture, Shipowners’ Club
    ► Captain Rahul Khanna, Global Head of Marine Risk Consulting, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
    ► Ronny Reppe, Chief Executive Officer, Noria
    ► Andrew Yeoman, Chief Executive Officer, Concirrus

  • 16.50-17.00

  • Closing Remarks: Roger Oldham, Founder & Managing Director, The London Market Forums & Amethyst Business Consultancy

  • 17.00-18.00

  • Drinks Reception

Marine Insurance London reserves the right to amend the program and is not responsible for cancellations due to unforeseen circumstances. Marine Insurance London accepts no responsibility for statements made orally or in written material distributed by any of its speakers at its conferences. In addition, Marine Insurance London is not responsible for any copying, republication or redistribution of such statement.

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