Agenda - 9th International Microinsurance Conference 2013

Sultan Hotel - Jakarta, Indonesia, 12-14 November 2013

  

Day 1 12 November 2013   Download PDF 
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08:00   Registration
 
   
08:30

Exhibition (Foyer)
 

                                  
08:30

1st Consultative Forum on business models, distribution and their regulatory implications

Hosted by IAIS
 

Participation is by invitation only. Details can be found in the seminar agenda.

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Presentation Zinsmeyer
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08:30

Pre-conference seminar -Scientific evaluation methodology
 

Hosted by Georgia State Universtiy/CEAR
 

Participation by application only.  
11:00 Press conference
 
   
12:30 Lunch
 
   
14:00 Opening and welcome addresses Kornelius Simanjuntak
Chairman, DAI
Indonesia

Craig Churchill
Chairman - Microinsurance Network, ILO's Microinsurance Innovation Facility
Switzerland

Thomas Loster
Chairman, Munich Re Foundation
Germany

Firdaus Djaelani
Anggota Dewan Komisioner, OJK
Indonesia

Keynote
Muliaman Hadad
Chairman, OJK
Indonesia  
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15:30 Coffee break
 
   
16:00 Plenary 1 - Distribution  Michael Mandlenkhosi Shezi
Managing Director, Hollard Life Assurance Company
South Africa

Thomas Keller
Finance Director, PT Nestlé
Indonesia

Eliza Kücükaslan
Global CFO & Country Manager Ghana, Bima
Sweden

Facilitator:
Brandon Mathews
Managing Director, StoneStep
Switzerland  

Presentation Shezi
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Keller
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18:00 Meet and greet reception    

 

Day  2 13 November 2013   Download PDF 
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 08:30  Exhibition (Foyer)
 
   
 08:30 Plenary 2 - The Landscape of Microinsurance in Asia and Oceania Introduction to the results of the landscape study 
Arman Oza
CEO, National Insurance VimoSEWA Cooperative Ltd.
India

Reuben Summerlin
Regional Technical Advisor for UNCDF, Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme
Fiji 

Emmanuel F. Dooc
Insurance Commissioner, Insurance Commission
Philippines

Antonis Malagardis
Program Manager, GIZ
Philippines 

Richard Leftley
CEO, MicroEnsure
United Kingdom 

Birendra Mohanty
Vice President, ICICI Lombard General Insurance
India

Rachel Freeman
Regional Manager, Access to Finance, East Asia Pacific, IFC / The World Bank Group
United States 

Facilitator:
Michael J. McCord
President, MicroInsurance Centre
United States                                      


Presentation Oza
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 10:00  Coffee break    
 10:15 Parallel session 1 - Distribution: Selling microinsurance profitably Leveraging corporate value chains: A novel, market-based approach to distributing microinsurance
Asher Hasan
CEO, Naya Jeevan
Pakistan

Business case for retailers to provide microinsurance
Herman Smit
Senior Research Associate, The Centre for Financial Regulation and Inclusion (Cenfri)
South Africa

Microinsurance in Brazil - Latest developments in education, distribution and technology
Rodolfo Ern
Superintendent, Bradesco Seguros
Brazil

Facilitator:
Brandon Mathews
Managing Director, StoneStep
Switzerland 


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Presentation Ern
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 10:15 Parallel session 2 - Drivers of scale Eliza Kücükaslan
Global CFO & Country Manager Ghana, Bima
Sweden

C. Anbarasu

Chief Manager R & D, Agriculture Insurance Company
India

Mia Thom

Engagement Manager, Cenfri
South Africa

Freedom Buthelezi
Head of Retail, Hollard
South Africa

Jonathan Batangan

General Manager, CLIS
Philippines

Facilitator:
Craig Churchill
Chairman - Microinsurance Network, ILO's Microinsurance Innovation Facility
Switzerland  







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 10:15 Parallel session 3 - Agriculture   Improving client desirability of the weather index contracts: Learnings from three interventions
Rupalee Ruchismita
Director, CIRM Design and Research Labs
India

Agricultural insurance and PPP to reach the rural, small-scale producers of Mexico.
Josh Ling
Microinsurance Fellow, AMUCSS (Asociación Mexicana de Uniones de Crédito del Sector Social)
Mexico

Agricultural microinsurance from a Reinsurer's perspective
Christina Ulardic
Corporate Solutions, Swiss Re
Switzerland

Facilitator:
Olivier Mahul
Program Manager, The World Bank
Thailand  

Presentation Ruchismita
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Presentation Ling
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 10:15 Parallel session 4 - Impact investment Introduction
Jeremy Leach
Director, Bankable Frontier Associates - Cenfri
South Africa

David Steel
Director of Investments , Leapfrog
Australia

Facilitator:
Richard Leftley
CEO, MicroEnsure
United Kingdom  
Presentation Leach
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 11:45 Lunch 
   

 
 13:00 Parallel session 5 -
Microinsurance in Indonesia                   

Kornelius Simanjuntak                         
Chairman, DAI
Indonesia 

Firdaus Djaelani
Anggota Dewan Komisioner, OJK
Indonesia

Facilitator:
Ngalim Sawega
OJK
Indonesia  

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Presentation Djaelani
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 13:00 Parallel session 6 - Technology      Mobile technology for enrollment and claim settlement in cattle insurance
Alok Shukla
Senior Manager, Tata AIG General Insurance Company Ltd.
India

Mastering the convergence of micro- and small ticket insurance through differentiation, innovation and partnership
Thomas D. Meyer
Insurance Industry Lead Europe, Africa and Latin America, Accenture AG Switzerland

Insuring the uninsured
Guruprasad Gaonkar
Head of Financial Services, SAP
Singapore

Facilitator:
Richard Leftley
CEO, MicroEnsure
United Kingdom  
 
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Presentation Meyer
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Presentation Gaokar
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 13:00 Parallel session 7 - Health 1 The role of subsidies in promoting microinsurance: The case of community health insurance in Kwara
Olapeju Adenusi
Managing Director, Hygeia Community Health Care
Nigeria 

Comprehensive vs. “sliced” health microinsurance: The value of subsidy
Barbara Magnoni
Project Manager, Client Value, MicroInsurance Centre
United States 

Cashless out-patient department cover (OPD) for Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojna (RSBY) beneficiaries
Birendra Mohanty
Vice President, ICICI Lombard General Insurance
India 

Facilitator:
Thierry van Bastelaer
Principal Associate, Abt. Associates United States  

Presentation Adenusi
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Presentation Magnoni
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Presentation Mohanty
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 13:00 Parallel session 8 - Academic research 1 Price and information type in the demand for life microinsurance in Mexico 
Jonathan Bauchet
PhD student, New York University
United States

A spatial econometric approach to scalable index insurance design against drought related livestock mortality in Kenya
Apurba Shee
Scientist, International Livestock Research Institute
Kenya

Microinsurance pricing under the microscope
Sachi Purcal
Senior Lecturer, Macquarie University
Australia

Facilitator:
Richard D. Phillips
C.V. Starr Professor of Risk Management and Insurance, Georgia State University
United States  

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Presentation Shee
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Presentation Purcal
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 14:30 Coffee break     
 14:45 Plenary 3 - The role of microinsurance in achieving universal health coverage Introduction:
Leveraging health microinsurance in the movement towards universal health coverage
Caroline Phily
Microinsurance Officer, ILO's Microinsurance Innovation Facility Switzerland

Hernan Luis Fuenzalida
Senior Associate, Health Investment & Finance
United States

Prof. Dr. Ghufron Mukti
Vice Minister, Ministry of Health
Indonesia 
 
Facilitator:
Denis Garand
President, Denis Garand and Assoc.
Canada  
 


Presentation Phily
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Presentation Fuenzalida
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Presentation Ghufron Mukti
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 16:30 Departure for conference dinner    
 
  
Day 3 14 November 2013   Download PDF 
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08:30

Exhibition (Foyer)
 

                                  
08:30

Parallel session 9 - Failures

M-Insurance: Ensuring take off whilst doing no harm
Jeremy Leach
Director, Bankable Frontier Associates - Cenfri
South Africa

ADB's pilot support for emerging microinsurance in Vietnam
Hiroyuki  Aoki
Senior Financial Sector Specialist, Asian Development Bank
Philippines

The challenge of reaching scale
Brandon Mathews
Managing Director, StoneStep
Switzerland

Facilitator:
Thierry van Bastelaer
Principal Associate, Abt. Associates
United States  

Presentation Leach
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Presentation Aoki
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08:30

Parallel session 10 - Business case for microinsurance

Business case for micro health insurance: Examples from Kenya and India
Richard Koven
Project Manager, Business Case, MicroInsurance Centre
United States

How health microinsurance can achieve sustainability
Michael Weilant
Principal & Consulting Actuary, Milliman
United States

Business case for microinsurance: Updated case studies
Janice Angove
Lecturer, University of Witwatersrand South Africa

Facilitator:
Herman Smit
Research Associate, Cenfri
South Africa  

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Presentation
Weilant
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Presentation
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08:30 Parallel session 11 - Education   A case study of tablet technology and its application to educate consumers on health insurance in rural Tanzania
John Mugo
Head of Operations, MicroEnsure
Tanzania, United Republic of

Developing a framework for capacity building in weather index insurance based on farmer and stakeholder engagement
Rizaldi Boer
Executive director, Center for Climate Risk and Opportunity Management in Southeast Asia and Pacific (CCROM). Bogor Agriculture University
Indonesia

Financial literacy roadshow: A vehicle for stakeholder-tailored education in inclusive risk protection
Antonis Malagardis
Program Director, GIZ
Philippines

Facilitator:
Véronique Faber
Executive Director, Microinsurance Network
Luxembourg  

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Presentation Boer
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Presentation Malagardis
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Presentation Faber
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08:30 Parallel session 12 - Catastrophic risks 
 
Is there a business case for CAT microinsurance?
Clémence Tatin-Jaleran
Actuary - MI consultant, MicroInsurance Centre
Canada

Using satellites to make index insurance scalable
Daniel Osgood
Lead Scientist, Financial Instruments, Columbia University
United States

Microinsurance against earthquake risks
Teddy Hailamsah
President Director, ACA
Indonesia

Facilitator:
Vijaysekar Kalavakonda
Global Product Specialist Insurance, IFC
Indonesia  
Presentation Tatin-Jaleran
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Presentation Osgood
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Presentation Hailamsah
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10:30 Coffee break    
11:00 Parallel session 13 - Takaful Landscape of micro insurance in Bangladesh and need for micro takaful insurance
Kazi Mohammad Mortuza Ali
Managing Director, Prime Islami Life Insurance Limited
Bangladesh

Micro-takaful - managing uncertainty together
Zainal Abidin Mohd Kassim
Senior Partner, Actuarial Partners Consulting Sdn Bhd
Malaysia

Case study: Micro takaful in Pakistan
Capt. M. Jamil Akhtar Khan
Takaful Professional, Consultant
Pakistan

Facilitator:
Sabbir Patel
CFO and Vice-President, ICMIF
United Kingdom  

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Presentation Kassim
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Presentation Khan
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11:00 Parallel session 14 - Life From rural areas to urban areas: China Life microinsurance covers the most low-income groups in China
Hengxuan Su
Vice President, China Life
China

The value of claims speed in microinsurance. Not always what we think
Barbara Magnoni
Project Manager, Client Value, MicroInsurance Centre
United States

Micro savings solutions - India case study
Yogesh Gupta
Senior Vice President, Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Co. Ltd
India

Facilitator:
Craig Churchill
ILOs Microinsurance Innovation Facility
Switzerland  


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Presentation Magnoni
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Presentation Gupta
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11:00 Parallel session 15 - Health 2 Understanding hospitalization for fever among insured women
Tara Sinha
Researcher, SEWA
India

Provider-driven health plans in sub-Saharan Africa: (Re-)enrolment, health care utilization, cost effectiveness, and customer satisfaction.
Doriane Nzorubara
Project Manager, Pharm Access
Netherlands

Drivers of claims in health microinsurance
Jeanna Holtz
Chief Project Manager, ILO's Microinsurance Innovation Facility
Switzerland

Facilitator:
Thomas Wiechers
Policy Adviser, GIZ
Germany  

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Presentation Nzorubara
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Presentation Holtz
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11:00 Parallel session 16 - Academic research 2 Performance trends and policy recommendations. An evaluation of the mass health insurance scheme of government of India
Rupalee Ruchismita
Director, CIRM Design and Research Labs
India

Health insurance coverage for low-income households: Consumption smoothing and investment
Kai Liu
Assistant Professor, Norwegian school of economics
Norway

The impact of shocks on poor households - Evidence from health financial diaries in rural Nigeria
Lukasz Marc
PhD Student, VU University Amsterdam and Tinbergen Insititute
Netherlands

Facilitator:
Richard D. Phillips
C.V. Starr Professor of Risk Management and Insurance, Georgia State University
United States  

Presentation Ruchismita
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Presentation Liu
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12:30 Lunch break    
14:00 Plenary 4 - Business case and client value: The magical balance Asher Hasan
CEO, Naya Jeevan
Pakistan

Martin Hintz
Allianz SE
Germany

Facilitators:

Michael J. McCord
President, MicroInsurance Centre
United States

Craig Churchill
Chairman - Microinsurance Network, ILO's Microinsurance Innovation Facility
Switzerland 










Presentation McCord and Churchill
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16:00 Coffee break    
16:30 Closing of the conference and welcome 2014 Closing remarks
Thomas Loster
Chairman, Munich Re Foundation
Germany

Véronique Faber
Executive Director, Microinsurance Network
Luxembourg

Rahmat Waluyanto
Vice Chairman, OJK
Indonesia

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