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

Dr. Samyr Mezzour

Chief Innovation Officer, Innovation Garage, Generali

    Karl Heinz Passler

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

      Francesco Cara Romeo

      Chief Transformation Officer - Mediterranean Countries/Middle East/Africa, Euler Hermes

        Harry Van Der Zwan

        Head of broker distribution, NN Group

          Angel Rodriguez Elices

          Digital Insurance Director and Head of Digital Transformation, MAPFRE SIGORTA

            Andrew Warburton

            General Manager, Insurtech Hub Istanbul

              Adem Duman

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

                Erich Kruschitz

                Head of Group Finance, Uniqa

                  Fatih Acer

                  Co-Founder & President, AcerPro InsurTech & Bancassurance

                    Marijan Mumdziev

                    CEO I Amodo I USA

                      Roy Perlson

                      Managing Director EMEA, Atidot

                        Sebnem Ozdemir

                        Professor, Head of Department, Massachusetts Institute if Tech CSAIL +Istinye University

                          Christopher Meyer – Molleringhof

                          Head of Innovation, LV1871

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                            Keynote Session: Leaders of Digitalization
                            • Creating the New Insurance Digital Customer Experience
                              – Digital first every time – the modern consumer is never off their mobile phone
                              – The lack of digital maturity is having a profound impact on agents and policyholders
                            • Digital Health: How Technology Could Reshape the Health Insurance
                              – How digital health can work for insurance companies
                              – Meeting the needs of the customer
                            • Life Insurance – what is possible with data analytics
                            Roy Perlson

                            Digitize or die – how insurers must adopt business process transformation and become agents of change. Adopting digital technologies and services with the customer experience and satisfaction in mind.

                            • The Global Trends in Insurtech – Healthcare
                              – Adoption of wearable tech — smart technology that monitors
                              physical activity via apps linked to mobile technology
                              – Using data gathered to mitigate and reduce risk while influencing mutually positive behavior in the customer
                            • ClaimsTech and FraudTech for Better Performance in Insurance
                              – Reducing the costs for risk
                              – Managing risk and managing claims

                            Insurtechs and startups on stage; fast presentations

                            • The role of telematics within underwriting and pricing
                            • Mobility as a service (MAAS)
                            • Who carries the coverage?
                            • Selling via App and Digital Insurer
                            • Technology and personalized services
                            Keynote Session: Changing the Game: Using AI and ML in Insurance
                            • Advanced analytics and proactiveness – making use of data and connected devices for better services:
                              – Managing New Data to Generate Insights
                              – Real time IoT data
                              – 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

                            Insurtechs and startups on stage; fast presentations

                            • Using Blockchain for Smart Contracts
                            • Improved Data Security
                            • Capital Efficiencies

                            Panel discussion in presenting the modern way of distribution, different models, success stories, incl. bancassurance, omni channels, brokers, affinity, tied agents, apps etc.

                            • How insurtech is changing the face of bancassurance

                            Insurtechs and startups on stage; fast presentations

                            • Putting the client at the center of the business
                            • Technology: mobile as the main screen; the role of social media in the client experience; application of big data to change the experience and business model
                            • How can we use technology to make the craft of insurance smarter?
                            • Making smarter decisions


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                            • Lunch
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                            • Networking
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                            What people said

                            Some of the presentations were very comprehensive, energetic and very engaging. Good time management.
                            SECIL OZEKIN ERDOGANAdvisor, Sabanci Holding Insurance Group, Turkey
                            Highly relevant, speakers and topics very important.
                            KADYR USHURBANIYEVNomad Insurance Kazakhstan
                            Very good blend of Sessions and Speakers, very relevant.
                            VIKAS M. ARORAFinancial Advisor & Consultant, AMFORCE (DBS, Deutsche Bank earlier), India
                            Excellent mix of theory and practice.
                            ROMAN KARANDINHead of Bancassurance & Investment, Raiffeisen Bank, Russia
                            I’m very satisfied, I especially liked the short and quick presentations.
                            ACAR UGURRelationship Leader, Zurich Insurance, Switzerland
                            This conference showed me new products and ideas
                            JAN CHABADABusiness director | Global Assistance a.s.

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