21.03.20191 dayWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Global, Digital Technology
The emergence of supervisory technology for regulators (SupTech) and the use of Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning among other automated processes for reporting, monitoring and to aid the delivery of regulatory requirements (RegTech) holds the potential to rapidly transform the insurance industry and the financial sector in general. Regulatory bodies are now exploring the benefits of the use of automated systems to analyse and collect data away from traditional channels.
01.04.2019 to 05.04.20195 daysTrinidad & Tobago | Workshops and Seminars
We are pleased to announce the Training “Capacity Building for Insurance Supervisors-Leveraging Actuarial Skills”, jointly organised by the International Actuarial Association (IAA), the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) and the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) and funded by the UK Department for International Development, will take place in the first half of 2019. There will be trainings for 2 regions, namely Sub-Saharan Africa and the Caribbean.
07.05.20191 dayPanama City, Panama | Consultative Forum, Workshops and Seminars, Latin America, Agricultural and Disaster Risk Insurance15th Consultative Forum on Inclusive Insurance - Climate and disaster risk: building resilience, bridging the protection gap
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15th Consultative Forum on Inclusive Insurance
Climate and disaster risk: building resilience, bridging the protection gap
Tuesday, 7 May 2019
The Bristol Panama, Calle 49 Este, Aquilino de la Guardia, Panama City, Panama
07.05.2019 to 10.05.20194 daysBangkok, Thailand | Inclusive Insurance Training, Asia and Pacific
We are pleased to announce the Inclusive Insurance Training Program for Supervisors in Asia jointly organised by the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii), the ASEAN Insurance Training and Research Institute (AITRI), the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) and the Toronto Centre. The training will be hosted by the Office of Insurance Commission Thailand and will take place from 7 – 10 May 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand.
08.07.2019 to 12.07.20195 daysTurin, Italy | Partner Events
The ILO’s Impact Insurance Academy is a unique opportunity to learn from more than ten years of experience and innovations in inclusive insurance facilitated by the ILO’s Impact Insurance Facility.
By combining plenary sessions with specific electives by the choice of participants, participative activities, case studies and intensive discussions, the Academy offers a dynamic learning environment for participants and experts from all over the world to discuss ways of developing inclusive insurance.
17.05.20181 dayRio de Janeiro, Brazil | Workshops and Seminars, Consumer Protection, Market Development
The objective of this Supervisory Dialogue is to provide a platform for information sharing on the topic. An overview of how informality may affect insurance markets will be provided with an examination of the risks for consumers as well as considerations on how informality may impact the structure and functioning of the sector. The event will also stimulate debate by bringing to light the challenges faced by supervisors and exploring approaches adopted by jurisdictions in different regions.
The dialogue will be restricted to supervisors and is expected to bring together high-ranking representatives from across the region and beyond.
16.05.20181 dayRio de Janeiro, Brazil | Partner Events
The A2ii participated in this fourth meeting of the Sustainable Insurance Forum (SIF) that included supervisors from 15 different jurisdictions. The SIF launched in December 2016 with the aim to bring together insurance supervisors to tackle issues of common concern with respect to sustainable development. Since its inception, its main focus has been on climate change issues and in this regard, it has developed a joint IAIS-SIF Issues Paper on Climate Change Risks to the Insurance Sector.
14.05.2018 to 15.05.20182 daysWashington, DC, USA | Partner Events
As the Chair of A2ii’s Governing Council, Peter Braumüller represented the A2ii at the 2018 NAIC International Insurance Forum. The Forum was attended by more than 340 participants, many of them supervisors and industry representatives from the US. On a panel session dealing with the role of insurance in emerging markets, Peter Braumüller emphasized the role of regulation and supervision for improving access to insurance by the so far underserved.
09.05.2018 to 10.05.20182 daysGhana | Consultative Forum, Workshops and Seminars, Africa, Ghana, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Digital Technology
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24.04.2018 to 26.04.20182 daysAlbania | Workshops and Seminars, CEE & Central Asia
17.04.2018 to 19.04.20182 daysGhana | Workshops and Seminars, Regional, Africa, Ghana, Global
17.04.2018 to 19.04.20182 daysMongolia | Workshops and Seminars, Regional, Global
12.04.20181 daySanto Domingo, Dominican Republic | Partner Events
The Meeting focused on the global insurance standards and supervisory priorities in Americas. It was divided into 4 sessions: 1) Insurance Regulatory Reforms; 2) Emerging Risks and New Developments in the Market; 3) Proportionality; and 4) Cyber Risk management and insurance. IAIS Secretary-General Jonathan Dixon opened the event and moderated session 1 on insurance regulatory reforms. In his introduction, he highlighted the importance of the IAIS partnership with A2ii.
10.04.2018 to 12.04.20182 daysKenya | Workshops and Seminars, Africa, Kenya
09.04.2018 to 10.04.20182 daysSanto Domingo, Dominican Republic | Partner Events
The ASSAL Annual Conference focused on "Risk Analysis and Assessment in the Insurance Sector". Regina Simoes, the A2ii Regional Coordinator for Latin America delivered a presentation on inclusive insurance with the participation of Peruvian and Colombian supervisors, who described different approaches to inclusive insurance in their countries.
The President of the Dominican Republic, Danilo Medina, opened the ASSAL Annual Conference whereas the Minister of Finance, Donald Guerrero, gave the keynote speech.