12th Middle East Healthcare Insurance Conference

23-25 Sep 2018, Sheraton Oman Hotel, Muscat, Oman

Theme: "Evolution Strategies to Make Compulsory Health Insurance Sustainable and Successful"

Early Bird Ends on 23 August 2018

Programme

Day One: Sunday, 23 September 2018
6:00pm
Early Registration of Delegates & Speakers
6:30pm

Welcome Cocktail Hosted by Capital Market Authority

8:00pm
End of Day One Cocktail
NOTE: Programme is subject to change
Day Two: Monday, 24 September 2018
8:00am
Registration & Coffee
9:00am
Welcome Address by Conference Chairman
9:15am
Keynote Address by Capital Market Authority, Oman
9:30am

Global Health Insurance Updates

  • Latest Trends from Health Insurance Markets Around the World
  • Implications for Product Development, Operations and Risk Management
  • Identifying the Next Opportunities for Health Insurance Players

Laurent Pochat-Cottilloux, Global Head of Health, Reinsurance Partnerships, AXA

 

10:00am
The Dangers of Alliances Between Non-HealthcareCompanies: What Could the Amazon-BerkshireHathaway-JP Morgan Stanley Venture Mean to Payers,Providers, Patients and Policymakers
Robin Ali, Head of Practice, The Consilient Consultancy
10:30am
Q&A
10:40am

Tea Break Hosted by Oman Re

11:00am
Regulatory Issues in Healthcare and Health Insurance in the Middle East
11:30am
Unlocking Blockchain for Healthcare Insurance – Insights on How Blockchain is Promising for Healthcare Insurance
Muhammad Salman Anjum, Founder & CEO, Feelogical Solutions LLC & Blockpreneurs
12:00pm
The Role of Banks As An Efficient Distributor in Enhancing the Reach of Healthcare Insurance Products
Vineet Jaiswal, Head of Bancassurance, National Bank of Oman
12:30pm
Q&A
12:40pm
Lunch
Special Focus on Oman
2:00pm
Experience of the GCC Countries that have implemented Compulsory Health Insurance – Learnings for Oman
Dr Dennis Sebastian, Regional Director, Health, RGA
2:25pm
Innovative Powered Public Private Partnership Model in Mandatory Health Insurance Roll Out in Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. How Technology Can Accelerate the Implementation of Mandatory Health Insurance in Oman
Dr Saif AlJaibeji, CEO, Middle East & Africa, Optum, UnitedHealth Group
2:50pm
Oman Market Updates and Growth Prospects
Sachin Sahni, Credit Analyst, Financial Services, S&P Global Ratings
Panel Discussion on Facilitating An Effective Relationship with Insurers, Healthcare Providers, Governments, Medical Institutions and TPAs
3:15pm
Panelists:
Ihab Alameh, Head of Business Development & Client Relations, Munich Re
Dr Dennis Sebastian, Regional Director, Health, RGA
Dr Saif AlJaibeji, CEO, Middle East & Africa, Optum, UnitedHealth Group
Sachin Sahni, Credit Analyst, Financial Services, S&P Global Ratings
Faris Gammoh, CEO, Newton Insurance
4:00pm
Tea Break & Close for the Day
NOTE: Programme is subject to change
Day Three: Tuesday, 25 September 2018
9:00am
Transforming Health Insurance through Atomization - A Paradigm Shift from the Conventional Offerings
Aftab Hasan, CEO, Chairman & CEO, Arya Insurance Brokerage Company (AIBC); Risk Exchange (DIFC) Limited UAE
9:30am
Predictive Analytics in Healthcare
Dr Sven Rohte, Chief Commercial Officer, National Health Insurance, Company – Daman
10:00am
Genetic Testing and Disruption in Healthcare
10:30am
Q&A
10:40am
Tea Break
11:00am
AI-Powered Risk Classification System for Detection of Waste, Abuse and Fraud in Healthcare Insurance Claims Tailored for GCC
Kiril Milev, Managing Director, Netcetera Middle East, Dubai, UAE
11:20am
The Implementation of Telehealth in Regional Primary Care
Charlie Barlow, Founder and CEO, Health at Hand
11:40am

The Challenges that InsurTech is Facing: Digital and AI Healthcare As Possible Solutions
Escalating healthcare cost is continuously putting tremendous amount of pressure on the government
as well as the industry. A revolutionary change to the existing protocol of healthcare service is necessary to curb the rising cost and improve efficiency based on IoT, blockchain and AI technologies.
Eg Kah Yee, Executive Chairman and Founder, UCrest Berhad

Panel on HealthTech, InsurTech & Digital Innovations
12:00pm

• Dynamics of Underwriting Healthcare & Claims Servicing in the Digital Era
• Connected Healthcare
• Blockchain and Smart Contracts

Panelists:
Ihab Alameh, Head of Business Development & Client Relations, Munich Re
Kiril Milev, Managing Director, Netcetera Middle East, Dubai, UAE
Charlie Barlow, Founder and CEO, Health at Hand
Eg Kah Yee, Executive Chairman and Founder, UCrest Berhad
12:40pm
Lunch
2:00pm
Micro Insurance and HMO – A Way Forward to Reach the Goal of Universal Health insurance
Chalapathi Srinivasan, Executive Director, JdV International Brokerage LLC
2:40pm
How Precision Medicine is Changing the Future of Healthcare and the Impact on the Insurance Industry
3:20pm
Q&A
3:30pm
Tea Break & Close of Conference
NOTE: Programme is subject to change

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