Past Events

  • 20.03.2018
    1 day
    Sri Lanka | Consultative Forum, Workshops and Seminars, Asia and Pacific, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Digital Technology


    The International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS), the Microinsurance Network (MIN) and the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) are pleased to invite you to the 12th Consultative Forum on: 

  • 21.09.2017
    Worldwide | Consultation Calls, Digital Technology

    Following this call, the A2ii produced a report on the subject. This report, and the presentations, can be found on this page

  • 23.02.2017 to 24.02.2017
    2 days
    Douala, Cameroon | Workshops and Seminars, Cameroon, Digital Technology

    This conference delved into the unique regulatory challenges and opportunities of using mobile insurance to make inclusive insurance at scale a reality.  

  • 24.11.2016
    Worldwide | Consultation Calls, Digital Technology

    There has been a rapid growth in mobile insurance, especially over the past 5 years. Yet for a domain where so much is happening and where more players (e.g. Mobile Network Operators, technical service providers) and regulators are getting involved, there is still little information about potential risks and corresponding solutions. In particular, the topic of data protection – the regulatory measures taken to protect personal data – has not received much attention.

  • 16.05.2016
    2 days
    Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire | Workshops and Seminars, Côte d' Ivoire, Digital Technology

    In May 2016, the Inter-African Conference on Insurance Markets (CIMA) in partnership with the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) hosted a workshop in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. The main objective of the workshop was to provide inputs to assist CIMA in developing regulations to deal with mobile insurance that protect the policyholder and ensure financial stability. The workshop was also intended to create a framework for cooperation and information exchange between the supervisors and regulators involved in mobile insurance in the CIMA zone.

  • 16.05.2016 to 17.05.2016
    2 days
    Abidjan, Ivory Coast | Workshops and Seminars, CIMA, Digital Technology

    The workshop set the tone for the future collaboration between the different supervisory stakeholders who all agreed on the need for a cross sectoral communication platform to be established.

  • 11.05.2016 to 12.05.2016
    2 days
    Marrakesh, Morocco | Workshops and Seminars, Event Reports, Digital Technology, Market Development

    Over 70 representatives from supervisory authorities, the insurance industry and intermediary bodies came together at the 6th Consultative Forum on “innovative products for the emerging consumer” in Marrakesh, Morocco.


  • 26.11.2015
    Worldwide | Consultation Calls, Digital Technology, Consumer Protection

    Mobile insurance has a huge potential in advancing inclusive insurance markets and has experienced rapid growth in recent years. However, it also brings with it new risks and challenges for insurance supervisors seeking to ensure policyholders are protected from abuse and fraud. Participants on the call will learn more about these risks and discuss potential supervisory responses.  Additionally, different country examples will be shared with participants on the call.

  • 24.04.2014
    Worldwide | Consultation Calls, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Digital Technology

    "Technical innovations are a key issue, not only for financial inclusion, but for the future development of the (insurance) regulatory approach." These were the opening remarks of IAIS Secretary General Yoshihiro Kawai in the A2ii’s second Consultation Call on 24 April.