Insurance Summit
Thursday, October 31, 2019
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31 October 2019
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Overview

Overview

This is the 3rd year we have held this event in Hong Kong, and previously we have had around 130 attendees from over 60 distinct financial institutions, including investors, risk managers, actuaries and bankers.

The summit brings together the know-how, research and knowledge of Moody’s Investors Service insurance credit analysts with Moody’s Analytics insurance risk and capital modelling expertise, to provide unrivaled insight into the insurance industry.

Agenda

08:30-09:00Registration 

09:00-09:15Welcome Address

Tianwei Zhu, Managing Director, Head of North Asia, Moody's Analytics

09:15-09:50Keynote Address: Unlocking the next phase of growth

Raymond Tam, Executive Director (Policy and Development), Insurance Authority of Hong Kong

09:50-10:30Keynote Presentation: Ping An’s Insurtech strategy

Michael Fei, Board Secretary of OneConnect

10:30-11:00Refreshment Break

11:00-12:00Panel Discussion: lnsurTech - enabler, disruptor, or both?

  • What impact has InsurTech had on insurers’ business models?
  • What’s next for InsurTech and how can insurers benefit?
  • How are insurers addressing the challenges associated with InsurTech?

Moderator: 

Will Halley, Director, Moody’s Analytics

Guest Panelists:

Josianne Robb, Chief Digital Officer Asia, Manulife

Steven Chen, Principal, Asia Pacific Insurance, Oliver Wyman

William Chu, Cofounder and Managing Partner, SparkLabs Fintech

Ian Lee, Strategy Director, ZA International

12:00-13:30Networking Lunch

Agenda

08:30-09:00Registration 

09:00-09:15Welcome Address

Tianwei Zhu, Managing Director, Head of North Asia, Moody's Analytics

09:15-09:50Keynote Address: Unlocking the next phase of growth

Raymond Tam, Executive Director (Policy and Development), Insurance Authority of Hong Kong

09:50-10:30Keynote Presentation: Ping An’s Insurtech strategy

Michael Fei, Board Secretary of OneConnect

10:30-11:00Refreshment Break

11:00-12:00Panel Discussion: lnsurTech - enabler, disruptor, or both?

Moderator: 

Will Halley, Director, Moody’s Analytics

Guest Panelists:

Josianne Robb, Chief Digital Officer Asia, Manulife

Steven Chen, Principal, Asia Pacific Insurance, Oliver Wyman

William Chu, Cofounder and Managing Partner, SparkLabs Fintech

Ian Lee, Strategy Director, ZA International

12:00-13:30Networking Lunch

<div class="n-agenda-section-custom heidi"><div id="agenda-top" class="n-agenda-anchor"></div><div id="tabtop" class="n-agenda-b-day-container"><div class="n-h2-custom">Afternoon Breakout Sessions</div><div data-duration-in="500" data-duration-out="200" class="n-agenda-b-tabs w-tabs"><div class="n-agenda-b-tabs-menu heidi w-tab-menu"><a data-w-tab="Tab 1" class="tablink w-inline-block w-tab-link w--current"></a></div><div class="n-agenda-b-tabs-content heidi w-tab-content"><div data-w-tab="Tab 1" class="w-tab-pane w--tab-active"><div class="n-agenda-content-wrapper-custom"><div class="n-agenda-item-block"><div class="n-agenda-b-time-column"><h5 class="n-agenda-b-time"></em></p></div></div></div></div><div class="n-agenda-content-wrapper-custom-2col"><div class="n-agenda-b-stream-content-holder"><div class="n-agenda-b-time-column-custom"><h2 class="n-agenda-b-time heidi">13:30 – 14.10<br></h2></div><div class="_5-col-stream-wrapper-custom"><div class="rtb-5-col-purple-custom w-richtext"><h1>Stream A - Presentation: Implementing IFRS 17: Real world experiences</h1><p></p><ul><li>Key practical considerations </li><li>Common challenges</li><li>Lessons from in progress projects</li></ul><p><strong>Andrew Waters, </strong>Senior Director, Enterprise Risk Solutions, Moody's Analytics</p></div><div class="rtb-5-col-blue-custom w-richtext"><h1>Stream B - Presentation: The impact of environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks on insurance companies and their ratings</h1><h4></h4><ul><li>Sustainable finance is shaping insurers’ behavior</li><li>How Moody’s incorporates ESG factors in its credit analysis</li><li>Global insurers’ approach to managing and addressing ESG risks</li></ul><p><strong>Sally Yim, </strong>Associate Managing Director, Financial Institutions Group, Moody’s Investors Service</p></div></div></div></div><div class="n-agenda-content-wrapper-custom-2col"><div class="n-agenda-b-stream-content-holder"><div class="n-agenda-b-time-column-custom"><h2 class="n-agenda-b-time heidi">14:10 – 14.50<br></h2></div><div class="_5-col-stream-wrapper-custom"><div class="rtb-5-col-purple-custom w-richtext"><h1>Stream A - Presentation: IFRS 17 discount curves: Why do they matter?</h1><h4></h4><ul><li>Different levels of assumed liquidity premium</li><li>Classification choices under IFRS 9</li><li>Asset allocation and the impacts of using actual asset portfolio vs reference portfolio to determine liability discount rates</li></ul><p><strong>Gavin Conn, </strong>Director - Research, Enterprise Risk Solutions, Moody's Analytics</p></div><div class="rtb-5-col-blue-custom w-richtext"><h1>Stream B&nbsp;- Interactive Q&amp;A Session with Moody's Analysts</h1><h4></h4><ul><li>Outlook for asset quality amid low rates and increasingly volatile capital markets</li><li>How risk-based capital regimes and IFRS 17 impact insurers’ credit profiles</li><li>Opportunities and challenges amid the shift from savings to protection</li><li>Business model changes brought by InsurTech</li></ul><p><strong>MODERATOR:</strong><br></p><p><strong>Sally Yim, </strong>Associate Managing Director, Financial Institutions Group, Moody’s Investors Service</p><p><strong>PANELISTS:</strong><br></p><p><strong>Qian Zhu</strong>, VP - Sr Credit Officer, Financial Institutions Group, Moody’s Investors Service</p><p><strong>Frank Yuen</strong>, VP - Sr Analyst, Financial Institutions Group, Moody’s Investors Service</p><p><strong>Young Kim</strong>, Analyst, Financial Institutions Group, Moody’s Investors Service<br></p></div></div></div></div><div class="n-agenda-content-wrapper"><div class="n-agenda-item-block"><div class="n-agenda-b-time-column"><h2 class="n-agenda-b-time heidi">14.50 - 15:30 </h2></div><div class="n-agenda-one-row-wrapper-2"><div class="n-rtb-agenda-main w-richtext"><h2> Closing Keynote: The Global Economic Outlook: Evaluating the Risks </h2><ul><li>Recession risks are uncomfortably high and rising as the trade war evolves and expands</li><li>Rising debt loads compound the risk of recession</li><li>Brexit and the weak European economy add to global uncertainty</li><li>Regional supply chains adjustments and Japan’s VAT create additional uncertainty for Asia</li></ul><p><strong>Dr. Steve Cochrane</strong>, Chief APAC Economist, Moody’s Analytics</p></div></div></div></div><div class="n-agenda-content-wrapper"><div class="n-agenda-item-block"><div class="n-agenda-b-time-column"><h2 class="n-agenda-b-time heidi">15.30 - 15:40 </h2></div><div class="n-agenda-one-row-wrapper-2"><div class="n-rtb-agenda-main w-richtext"><h2> Closing Remarks </h2><p><strong> Wendy Cheong </strong>, Managing Director - Regional Head of Asia Pacific, Moody’s Investors Service </p></div></div></div></div><div class="n-agenda-content-wrapper"><div class="n-agenda-item-block"><div class="n-agenda-b-time-column"><h2 class="n-agenda-b-time heidi">16.00 - 17:00 </h2></div><div class="n-agenda-one-row-wrapper-2"><div class="n-rtb-agenda-main w-richtext"><h2> Post-Summit Moody's Analytics Workshop</h2><ul><li>To discover how Moody's CreditView can facilitate your fundamental credit analysis and what is coming soon for insurance data and metrics </li></ul><p><strong>Olivia Lai</strong>, Associate Director, Product Manager-Content, Moody’s Analytics </p></div></div></div></div></div></div></div><a href="#agenda" class="n-agenda-back-to-top">Top of agenda</a></div></div>
Speakers

Featured Speakers

Raymond Tam
Executive Director
Policy & Development

Guest Speaker

Insurance Authority of Hong Kong

Guest Speaker

Insurance Authority of Hong Kong

Executive Director
Policy & Development
Raymond Tam
Michael Fei
Board Secretary

Guest Speaker

OneConnect

Guest Speaker

OneConnect

Board Secretary
Michael Fei
Josianne Robb
Chief Digital Officer Asia

Guest Speaker

Manulife

Guest Speaker

Manulife

Chief Digital Officer Asia
Josianne Robb
Steven Chen
Principal
Asia Pacific Insurance

Guest Speaker

Oliver Wyman

Guest Speaker

Oliver Wyman

Principal
Asia Pacific Insurance
Steven Chen
William Chu
Cofounder and Managing Partner

Guest Speaker

SparkLabs Fintech

Guest Speaker

SparkLabs Fintech

Cofounder and Managing Partner
William Chu
Ian Lee
Strategy Director

Guest Speaker

ZA International

Guest Speaker

ZA International

Strategy Director
Ian Lee

Moody's Speakers

Tianwei Zhu
Managing Director
Head of North Asia

Moody's Analytics

Moody's Analytics

Head of North Asia
Managing Director
Tianwei Zhu
Wendy Cheong
Managing Director
Regional Head of Asia Pacific

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Regional Head of Asia Pacific
Managing Director
Wendy Cheong
Steve Cochrane
Chief APAC Economist
Economic Solutions Group

Moody's Analytics

Moody's Analytics

Economic Solutions Group
Chief APAC Economist
Steve Cochrane
Andrew Waters
Senior Director
Enterprise Risk Solutions

Moody's Analytics

Moody's Analytics

Enterprise Risk Solutions
Senior Director
Andrew Waters
Will Halley
Director – Actuarial Modelling Services
ERS Insurance, APAC

Moody's Analytics

Moody's Analytics

ERS Insurance, APAC
Director – Actuarial Modelling Services
Will Halley
Gavin Conn
Director - Insurance Research
Enterprise Risk Solutions

Moody's Analytics

Moody's Analytics

Enterprise Risk Solutions
Director - Insurance Research
Gavin Conn
Sally Yim
Associate Managing Director
Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group
Associate Managing Director
Sally Yim
Qian Zhu
Vice President - Senior Credit Officer
Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group
Vice President - Senior Credit Officer
Qian Zhu
Frank Yuen
Vice President - Senior Analyst
Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group
Vice President - Senior Analyst
Frank Yuen
Young Kim
Analyst
Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group
Analyst
Young Kim

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