Workshops and Seminars
Past Workshops and Seminars
14.03.2017half dayMonetary Authority of Singapore, Singapore | Consultative Forum, Workshops and Seminars, Asia and Pacific, Agricultural and Disaster Risk Insurance, Presentation9th Consultative Forum on the topic of “Exploring challenges in scaling up insurance as a disaster resilience strategy for smallholder farmers”
This half-day event brought together around 70 high-ranking representatives from the public sector, supervisory authorities and the insurance industry.
23.02.2017 to 24.02.20172 days
30.01.2017 to 31.01.20172 daysJohannesburg, South Africa | Inclusive Insurance Training, Workshops and Seminars, South Africa
The Financial Services Board hosted the IAIS-A2ii Regional Meeting for Sub-Saharan Africa in Pretoria, South Africa. Twenty-five delegates from supervisors across Sub-Saharan Africa attended the meeting, including representatives from the sub-regional committees for East Africa, French-speaking West and Central Africa and Southern Africa.
01.12.20161 daySan José, Costa Rica | Workshops and Seminars, Event Reports, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Market Development8th Consultative Forum on the topic of “Challenges and opportunities presented by alternative distribution channels”
This event gathered 60 participants from Latin American and Caribbean insurance supervisory authorities and industries. It elaborated how client aggregators have changed the landscape of the microinsurance industry.
15.11.2016half dayColombo, Sri Lanka | Workshops and Seminars, Event Reports, MCCOs7th Consultative Forum on the topic of “The role of mutuals, cooperatives and community-based organisations in inclusive insurance markets”
Approximately 60 high-ranking representatives from Asian insurance supervisory authorities and the industry attended the event which fostered a dialogue between supervisors and the industry in the field of inclusive insurance.
29.09.20162 daysSandton, Johannesburg, South Africa | Workshops and Seminars, Africa, Financial Literacy
Financial education has been hailed as a key tool in empowering citizens and driving national development objectives. This is the underlying theme that emerged at the Seminar on Financial Education: Challenges, Trends and Measures of Success in Supporting Financial Inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa, organised by the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2II) and the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) in collaboration with the Financial Services Board (FSB) and FinMark Trust in Sandton, South Africa on 29-30 September 2016.
16.05.20162 daysAbidjan, 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 17.05.20162 daysAbidjan, 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 12.05.20162 daysMarrakesh, 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.
03.11.20151 dayCasablanca, Morocco | Workshops and Seminars, Event Reports, Consumer Protection5th Consultative Forum in Casablanca on the topic of "Consumer Education: Old questions, new thinking"
This forum brought together some 60 high-ranking representatives from insurance supervisory authorities and the industry, with the objective to foster knowledge and understanding in the field of inclusive insurance markets.