Monday, September 14, 2015
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Networking Breakfast
9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The State of the London Market
This session will provide an overview on the consolidation both within the underwriting and broking sector. Hear about Lloyd’s, its relationship to the rest of the insurance community, both in London and the rest of the world and the relevance the Lloyds broker has as it pertains to bring business into London.


Colin Bird
Chairman & CEO
Besso Insurance Group Limited
10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Networking Break
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The Future of Health Care Reform in the United States
The past five years has been a tumultuous time period for health care policy in the United States and there continues to be uncertain times ahead. A leading industry expert and lobbyist will discuss the current political marketplace environment and preview what may happen in the months and years ahead. Particular emphasis will be focused on self-insurance market segment and its related stakeholders.

Michael Ferguson
President & CEO
Self-Insurance Institute of America, Inc.
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Hosted Luncheon
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Captives and Their Growth in the Work Comp and HealthCare Market
The panelists will share their vast knowledge and experience in the Captive world, explaining the growth in this arena, much of it fuelled by PPACA. This session will also highlight why so many employers and agencies see this route as key to a successful future!


Gary Osborne
USA Risk Group

Phil Wheeler
Head of Analytics
Miller Insurance Services LLP
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. PPACA/US Health Market – Opportunities for Risk Takers
This presentation will provide insight on the various opportunities that exist for insurers and reinsurers following the passing of Obamacare. Looking at the impact on existing products and markets, and the development of new markets.


Tony Plampton
Re-Solutions Intermediaries, LLC
3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Going Globally Medical
Hear from an International Medical expert on the opportunities and obstacles of global accident & health. The discussion will include the evolving distribution and importance of education in this arena.


Jason Woods
Business Development Manager of International Accident & Health
Advent Underwriting Limited – Syndicate 780
4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Networking Break
5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Solvency II — What It Is and Why it Matters to Companies on Both Sides of the Atlantic
The Solvency II insurance regulatory initiative is already changing the risk management landscape throughout the European Union, but its impact is not limited to this continent. This session will provide a brief overview of key Solvency II provisions, and explain why it matters to certain companies on both sides of the Atlantic, including U.S. subsidiaries of EU companies and EU subsidiaries of U.S. companies.


Ciarán Healy ACCA, ARM
Willis Captive Practice, Willis Group
Willis (Ireland)
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Networking Reception
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Exact times TBD Tour of Lloyd's
(details to be announced)



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