2nd Myanmar Insurance Summit

6-7 Mar 2018, Sule Shangri-La Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar

Theme: "Ushering In the New Growth Wave"

Early Bird Ends on 13 February 2018

Key Topics

Overview of the Insurance Landscape

  • Liberalisation of Myanmar's Insurance Sector - What It Spells for the Industry
  • Tapping on Myanmar’s Growth – Opportunities and Challenges
  • Vision for Myanmar Insurance Industry - Filling the Protection Gap
  • Regulatory Priorities in Steering Insurers Onto More Stable Ground
  • Legal Issues in Myanmar Insurance Market with Case Studies
  • Making Claims Management a Strategic Priority
  • Starting with Risk Management as Key to Success in Insurance
  • Myanmar in the ASEAN Economic Community – An Insurance Perspective
  • Microinsurance Development in Asia and Beyond - Lessons for Myanmar
  • Case Studies on Insurance Developments in Different Markets - With a View to Draw Strategic Tips for Myanmar

Sustaining a Successful Insurance Industry

  • The Role of Reinsurers in Nurturing the Market
  • The Value-Add That Brokers Can Bring to the Marketplace
  • HR & Training Imperatives to Meet the Market Growing Needs
  • Actuarial Training and Development: Nurturing Talent To Meet the Growth Needs of the Market
  • Leading the Competition: Competing with New Channels And Products
  • Satisfying Tomorrow’s Customer Needs Through Product Innovation
  • Regulatory Considerations on the Dynamics of Insurance Joint Ventures and Foreign-Local Partnerships

Product Innovations

  • Capitalizing on Opportunities of the Myanmar Life Market - Prospects and Challenges
  • Simplifying Medical and Enriching Health – Analysing Gaps, Market Dynamics and Profitability
  • The General Insurance Market Today and Tomorrow
  • Insurance Companies and Pensions: Developing Institutional Investors in Myanmar

Keeping Pace with Innovation & Technology

  • The Role of New Technologies in Product Development and Innovation
  • Dealing with Disruptive Technologies in Insurance
  • The Art of Data Analytics: Turning Data into Opportunities in Insurance

Lessons Learnt From Domestic Players

  • Assessment of the Current Standing of the Insurance Companies in Myanmar
  • The Unique Position of Myanma Insurance in the Market
  • Building Profitable Scale: Adapting to Consolidation and Efficiency Pressures
  • Challenges in Underwriting
  • Establishing & Implementing Best Practices to Strengthen the Industry

Discussion Forum: Myanmar Insurance Industry Today
Panellists will discuss:

  • What are the real opportunities in the Myanmar market and how best to tap into these high-potential opportunities
  • Key developments, issues and trends impacting risk analysis and practical solutions
  • Meeting training needs of the market
  • Boosting image of insurance

Strategic Panel: Liberalization of Myanmar's Insurance Sector - Challenges and Opportunities
This panel with leading experts will look at the pertinent issues needed to support the development:

  • From theory to reality and its potential impact in reshaping the market
  • Regulation - strategic opportunities and what’s needed from the regulators
  • Role of local vs foreign re/insurance companies – has the game changed
  • The way forward to ensuring sustainability

CEO Panel: Challenges of the Day

  • The lure of Myanmar to the global (re)insurers - risks and challenges
  • What does the entrance of new players in the market and subsequent increase in capacity mean for the market as a whole
  • Getting right from the start – from approach to products
  • How to introduce global best practices into Myanmar insurance industry

Master Class: Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Myanmar
Key Discussion Topics:

  • Implications of key regulatory developments impacting Myanmar insurance market
  • Corporate governance and risk issues for foreign insurers - how they affect business conduct
  • Creating a healthy and ongoing compliance culture within the organization
  • What can be learnt from regulatory frameworks in other markets


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Ms Alda Yeo