as of 4.10.17
(subject to change)
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|Monday, April 17, 2017|
|3:00 p.m.||Bacardi Distillery Tour
Take a tour of the Bacardi Distillery, including access to the Cathedral of Rum with an assigned Brand Specialist, and a lesson on how to prepare three legendary Bacardi cocktails. Space is limited! Additional Fees Apply
|Tuesday, April 18, 2017|
|1:00 p.m.||Registration Open|
|2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.||Welcome Remarks
Manuel A.J. Laboy, PE, MBA, CSP
Ruben N. Gely-Rodriguez
Director of International Insurance Center
|3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.||The Latin American TPA Experience
A panel of experienced TPA executives from various Latin American countries will discuss running a TPA in an international environment.
A. MaKLeR Group
|4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.||Puerto Rico Captive Manager Panel Discussion
A panel of leading captive managers with major operations in Puerto Rico discusses their experience with setting up captive programs in this domicile and the advantages/disadvantages relative to other domicile options.
Chief Operating Officer
Captive Alternatives, LLC
Advantage Insurance Management
|5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.||Welcome Reception|
|Wednesday, April 19, 2017|
|7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.||Networking Breakfast|
|8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.||Puerto Rico Financial Services Environment – Advantages For Off-Shore Companies
This panel will provide a general overview of Puerto Rico’s economic situation in different areas including banking, international insurance and export of services. The session intends to provide investors, executives and entrepreneurs with the latest information on Puerto Rico’s investment opportunities, tax incentives and competitive advantages of investing in Puerto Rico.
President and COO
Erick G. Negrón
Rexach & Picó
|9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.||Medical Travel Trends
An increasing number of companies in the United States and other countries are partnering with medical facilities throughout Puerto Rico and Latin America to provide a variety of health care services in a more cost effective way. This session will highlight the latest medical travel trends and opportunities.
Protekti Insurance, Colombia
Miressa Rivera Gerena
Auxilio Mutuo Hospital
Costa Rica Health
Dr. Carlos H. Martinez
Health and Wellness Network
Passport for Health
|10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.||Networking Break|
|11:00 a.m. to Noon||International Insurance Center (Act 399 Overview)
Discussion of Puerto Rico’s International Insurance Center, its benefits and growth as a domicile for Captive Insurance Companies and Private Placement Life Insurers. Panelist include Puerto Rico Insurance Commissioner, CEO of established International Insurer and attorney specializing in IIC.
Moderator - Ruben N. Gely
Director of International Insurance Center
Pedro I Vidal
Vidal, Nieves & Bauza
|Noon to 1:30 p.m.||Hosted Luncheon|
|1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.||Export of Services and Investor Relocation (Act 20 & 22 Overview)
This panel discusses Act 20, Known as the “Export Services Act” and intended to promote the exportation of services by providing great resources and opportunities for U.S. companies to bring their business to Puerto Rico and make it a service center for the World. The panel will include industry professionals and Act 20 grantees. The discussion will also include Act 22 known as “Relocation of Investors”, legislation focused on attracting individual investors to Puerto Rico through the offering of tax incentives.
Co-Founder & Chief Investment Officer
Glovista Investments LLC
BDO Puerto Rico
Popular Life Re
JA Walker & Associates
|2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.||Big Data Solutions for the International Insurance Buyer
This session will empower companies to cut through the burden of coordinating and managing multiple information contact points, describing how to develop and leverage the right metrics for current use and predictive models in the self-insured healthcare environment. Dashboard usage and issues with organizational alignment, business process, workflow triggering, and adoption of an in-demand "disruptive innovation" that drive better decisions will also be showcased through case studies and application examples.
Phillipe de Dreuzy
Stephen Caulk, FSA, MAAA
Aon Health & Benefits
|3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.||Networking Break|
|4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.||Evolving Regulatory Environment for Self-Insured Health Plans in Latin America
While there is now a lot of talk (and some action) about self-insured health plans in Latin America, the regulatory environment continues to evolve and differs among the various countries now experimenting with self-insurance. This session will provide an overview of what you need to know from a regulatory perspective on self-insurance business opportunities in key Latin American countries and the Caribbean.
Attorney at Law
John H. Rooney, Jr., P.A.
|5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.||Networking Reception|
|Thursday, April 20, 2017|
|8:00 a.m. to Noon||Optional Tour of PR Medical Facilities
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