5th Catastrophe Insurance & Risk Management Asia Summit 2018
12 November 2013 - 14 November 2013
Manila, Phillippines

Summit Overview

The severity of natural or man-made catastrophes hitting Asia is increasing. Over the past 20 years in this region, catastrophe events have accounted for almost half the world's economic losses, amounting to more than US$900 billion. However, only less than 5% of economic losses in the developing region were insured. Billions of dollars of catastrophe in July 2017 have highlighted the size of the insurance and reinsurance protection gap in the region. Flooding and storms in Asia caused over US$10 billion of economic losses during the month. These make pay outs based on catastrophe events hitting pre-defined parameters.

Besides, the increase in frequency of catastrophic events striking the region has created the need for insurers, reinsurers, brokers, CAT modellers and developers, actuaries, government sector to continue design a financial protection scheme or risk transfer solution such as catastrophe bonds or insurance-linked securities (ILS) against natural disasters losses. The region’s rapid increases in exposure concentrations, poor data quality, pricing and relatively short insured loss history bring high level of uncertainty to risk management.

Taking place between 23-26 April 2018, 5th Catastrophe Insurance & Risk Management Asia Summit 2018 will make an Asia’s premier networking and learning platform for Insurance Companies, Reinsurance Companies, Insurance Brokers, Actuaries, Government Sectors to discuss and share insightful experiences on managing catastrophe models & risk, best practices learned in resolving the impact of Asia Cat losses and raise disaster resilience, achieving the ideal CAT solution and closing protection gap, understanding how catastrophe bonds structuring & issuance in Asia and more!

Key Topics of Discussion at 5th Catastrophe Insurance & Risk Management Asia Summit 2018

  • Discovering innovative climate change assessment models to improve underwriting’s decision
  • Lessons learned in determining geographical high-risk areas and uncertainty of natural disasters/man-made disasters including floods, tsunami, typhoon, earth quake, fire & explosion
  • Discussing comprehensive guide in improving data collection, data quality and data analytics process to better analysed a portfolio of exposure
  • Diversifying risks from Catastrophe Insurance to other risk transfer solutions including catastrophe bonds and insurance linked securities (ILS)
  • Hearing case studies to managing exposure data challenges and dealing with uncertainty in Catastrophe modelling results
  • Addressing the challenges of exposure: solutions from NatCatDAX (Natural Catastrophe Data Analytics Exchange)
  • Finalizing the risk calibration and features of the risk-based capital (RBC) framework to improve the level of transparency in reporting of insurance business
  • Discovering how detariffing regime is making frequent uses of Nat Cat models in the pricing (and design of new product)
  • Reviewing major catastrophe reinsurance pricing approaches to price catastrophe reinsurance
  • Enhancing market-driven catastrophe insurance product to increase market competitiveness

Key Benefits of Attending 5th Catastrophe Insurance & Risk Management Asia Summit 2018

  • Increase overall understanding on availability of detailed exposure information and different catastrophe models
  • Learn best practices of modelling major perils in the context of high probability and high impact global disasters
  • Gain a much better reflection of the insurer/reinsurer’s underlying risks associated to catastrophes/hazards
  • Grow your catastrophe insurance portfolio in order to tap various geographical and catastrophe segments
  • Understand how can the insurance industry cope with the rising demand for Nat Cat covers
  • Mitigate the impact of Asia Cat losses on capital and pricing
  • Learn strategies on how risk engineering can work together and complement catastrophe modelling
  • Minimize the impact on the current underwriting workflow by capturing the data required / real-time information for catastrophe risk analysis as part of the replacement-cost estimation process
  • Discover the perceptions, timescales and ability how to measure and mitigate the Cat risks against huge losses

Who you will meet at this 5th Catastrophe Insurance & Risk Management Asia Summit 2018?

5th Catastrophe Insurance & Risk Management Asia Summit 2018 brings together senior-level practitioners and decision-makers from Insurance/Reinsurance Companies, Reinsurance Brokers, Actuaries

Insurance & Reinsurance Company
Chiefs/Heads / Vice Presidents/ Directors / Managers/ Senior Executives of

  • Catastrophe Insurance/Catastrophe Management
  • Catastrophe Product Underwriting
  • Underwriting
  • Risk Management/Risk Modelling
  • Investments
  • Actuaries

Insurance/Reinsurance Brokers
Heads / Vice Presidents/ Directors / Managers/ Senior Executives of

  • Financial Policies/Financial Supervision
  • Climate/Environmental Change
  • Markets & Investments
  • Insurance/Financial Services Group

Actuaries & Consultants
Heads / Vice Presidents/ Directors / Managers/ Senior Executives of

  • Investments
  • Alternative Investments
  • Risk Management 

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Please email enquiry@equip-global.com for more information on the agenda, registration rates and full speaker profiles.

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