West meets East - Think Digital

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About the event

Think digital. Think innovation, technology, smart solutions, insurance, customer care. Now think how embracing the digital technology in insurance will produce change.

Come, join, see, feel, connect, discuss, learn.

The experience

Learn and benchmark, discuss trending topics with different stakeholders in the insurance industry. Hear and meet the most innovative players on the market. All important people in one place, use the time to connect.

The Culture

Enjoy evenings with gala dinner, city tours. Experience the unique opportunity of mingling with different cultures.






Keynote speakers

Meet our most valued speakers

Karl Heinz Passler

Product Manager & Startup Scout and Coach | Baloise Group I Germany

    Manjit Rana

    Managing Director, Corporate Innovation | Startupbootcamp I UK

      Jay Weintraub

      Co-Founder, Insurtech Connect, USA

        Rob Galbraith

        Author, The End Of Insurance As We Know It | USA

          Eva Kemp

          Country Manager I Comadso I Netherlands

            Joanna Kościuch-Malinowska

            Country Manager | Comadso I Poland

              Marijan Mumdziev

              CEO I Amodo I USA

                Timo Dreger

                Head of InsureAbout | Insureabout I Germany

                  Jamil Meier

                  Product Manager Life/Health, Member of the Corporate Digitalization & Innovation Committee I Deutsche Rückversicherung I Germany

                    Filippo Della Casa

                    Head of Analytics | Leithà srl | Italy

                      Liviu Huluta

                      Commercial & Consumer Leader Central & South Eastern Europe, Marsh, Austria

                        Arman Sarhaddar

                        CEO & Founder | Vault Security Systems AG I Switzerland

                          Nikolaus Sühr

                          CEO & Founder | KASKO I Germany

                            Emilio Figueroa

                            Insurtech Advisor I SafeSite I USA

                              Kiril Gelevski

                              CEO I Euroevents I Czech Republic

                                Vikas Arora

                                Advisor and Consultant I Financial Services domain Indian Management Consultants Association I India

                                  Prof. Dr. Selim Yazici

                                  Founding Partner | Fintech Istanbul I Turkey

                                    Fatih Acer

                                    CEO & President | Acer Pro I Turkey

                                      Shwetank Verma

                                      Co-Founder I Leo Capital I India

                                        Samarth Shekhar

                                        Regional Manager, EMEA, SixThirty, Netherlands

                                          Andrew Warburton

                                          General Manager | Insurtech Hub I Turkey

                                            Benny Bennet Juergens

                                            Co-Founder & CEO, Nect, Germany

                                              Erik Barna

                                              CEO | LIFE IS HARD | Romania

                                                Roy Perlson

                                                General Manager UK & Ireland I Atidot I UK

                                                  Michel Chammas

                                                  CEO, Bsynchro, Lebanon

                                                    Dario Schiller

                                                    Business Manager I C-Consulting International I Italy

                                                      Philippe Moulin

                                                      CEO | Drivequant | France

                                                        Laimonas Stončius

                                                        CEO | Claims Control | Lithuania

                                                          Adem Duman

                                                          Chairman, FKB & Board Member, Turkcell Sigorta (Guvencell), Turkey

                                                            DoĞan Ozgenc

                                                            Assistant General Manager, Turkcell Finansman ( Financell) Turkey

                                                              Burak Gunduz

                                                              Asistant General Manger, AcerPro, Turkey

                                                                Cemal Kişmir

                                                                General Manager, BNP Paribas Cardif, Turkey

                                                                  Atilla Benli

                                                                  General Manager, Güneş Sigorta, Turkey

                                                                    Özgür Obalı

                                                                    General Manager, Vakif Emeklilik, Turkey

                                                                      Isa Turgut İnci

                                                                      Assistant General Manager, YTÜ TEKNOPARK, Turkey

                                                                        Taner Ayhan

                                                                        General Manager, Turk Ticaret Bank, Turkey

                                                                          Hale Guven

                                                                          Manager of Department of Retail Marketing and Insurance | Andolu Bank | Turkey

                                                                            Zehra Çataltepe

                                                                            Cofounder/CSciO Tazi.ai Turkey

                                                                              Pınar Güzey

                                                                              Assistant General Manager, Quick Sigorta Turkey

                                                                                Pawel Sieczkiewicz

                                                                                  Özge Çelik

                                                                                    Taner Ayhan

                                                                                      Sarp Demiray

                                                                                      CMO, Cigna Finans Emeklilik ve Hayat A.S, Turkey


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                                                                                        08:30 - 09:00
                                                                                        Registration & Morning Coffee
                                                                                        • Creating the New Insurance Digital Customer Experience
                                                                                        • Digital Health: How Technology Could Reshape the Health Insurance
                                                                                        10:00 - 10:45
                                                                                        It's Insurtech Time - Demo Sessions
                                                                                        10:45 - 11:15
                                                                                        Morning networking break
                                                                                        11:15 - 11:45
                                                                                        Focused Session: Automation, Data and Personalization - The Future of Insurance Services
                                                                                        11:45 - 12:30
                                                                                        Technisure: Panel Discussion
                                                                                        12:30 - 13:30
                                                                                        Networking lunch
                                                                                        • The Global Trends in Insurtech – Selling via App and Digital Insurer
                                                                                        • ClaimsTech and FraudTech for Better Performance in Insurance
                                                                                        14:30 - 15:15
                                                                                        It's Insurtech time - Demo sessions
                                                                                        15:15 - 15:45
                                                                                        Afternoon netwroking break
                                                                                        15:45 - 16:15
                                                                                        Focused session: Usage Based Insurance - Telematics and the Future of Mobility and Transportation in Insurance
                                                                                        16:15 - 17:00
                                                                                        The Role of the Traditional Insurer in the Global Digital World: Panel discussion
                                                                                        Closing remarks and end of Day I
                                                                                        08:30 - 09:00
                                                                                        Registration & Morning Coffee
                                                                                        • Big Data and Predictive Analytics:
                                                                                          – Leveraging Data to Improve Underwriting and Product Development
                                                                                          – Managing New Data to Generate Insights
                                                                                          – Gaining Competitive Advantage
                                                                                        • Understandable and Usable AI and ML for higher Efficiency
                                                                                          – AI for improved customer experience through chatbots / AI assistants
                                                                                          – AI for analytics
                                                                                          – AI for fast-track claims
                                                                                          – AI for fraud detection
                                                                                        10:00 - 10:45
                                                                                        It's Insurtech time - Demo sessions
                                                                                        10:45 - 11:15
                                                                                        Morning networking break
                                                                                        11:15 - 11:45
                                                                                        Focused session: Advanced Analytics and Proactiveness - Making Use of Data and Connected Devices for Better Services
                                                                                        11:45 - 12:30
                                                                                        Distribution Channels on RIse - Panel Discussion
                                                                                        12:30 - 13:30
                                                                                        Networking lunch
                                                                                        13:30 - 14:00
                                                                                        Focused session: Insurtech in Bancassurance: Collaboration and Trends
                                                                                        14:00 - 15:00
                                                                                        It's Insurtech time - Demo sessions
                                                                                        15:00 - 15:30
                                                                                        Afternoon networking break
                                                                                        15:30 - 16:00
                                                                                        Focused session: Blockchain Insurance Technology: Useing Blockchain for Smart Contracts; Improved Data Security; and Capital Efficiencies
                                                                                        16:00 - 16:40
                                                                                        Panel discussion: Smart Insurance; Redefining the Insurance Ecosystem
                                                                                        Closing remarks and end of Day II

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                                                                                        What people said

                                                                                        Excellent mix of theory and practice.
                                                                                        Roman KarandinHead of Bancassurance & Investment | Raiffeisen Bank | Russia
                                                                                        Very happy with the conference. Good presentations and topics and everything is well chaired
                                                                                        Andrew WarburtonGeneral manager | Insurtech Hub
                                                                                        I’m very satisfied, up to expectations. This event was extremely relevant to my job department
                                                                                        INEZ TISSINKActivities Coordinator | Interamerican
                                                                                        Very interesting. It was highly relevant to my job position.
                                                                                        SVEN THORSLUNDVP Sales and Account management | GMMI
                                                                                        Excellent conference. The topics and participants were all 10/10!
                                                                                        CLAUDIA SCHMIEDHUBERCEO | Alpine health consulting
                                                                                        This conference showed me new products and ideas
                                                                                        JAN GABADABusiness director | Global Assistance a.s.

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