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8.15 – 9.15 Registration & breakfast

9.15 – 9.25 Chairman's welcome
Fiona Robertson, Editor, Trading Risk

9.25 – 9.45 The post-Irma landscape

Paul Schultz, CEO, Aon Securities

• How has the ILS market been affected by the 2017 catastrophes?
• Post loss opportunities – the outlook for 2018

9.45 – 10.05 Behind the scenes of the 2017 cat losses
Andre Perez, CEO, Horseshoe Group

• Collateral lock-up – quantifying the issue and moving forward into 2018
• Preparing to reload - investors warm up on the sidelines
• Will investors demand more information?

10.05 – 10.30 Group Q&A

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break

11.00 – 12.00 Panel discussion: Florida - spotlight on a challenged market
Phil Bowie, ‎CEO, Velocity Risk Underwriters, LLC

Barry Gilway, President/CEO & Executive Director, Citizens Property Insurance Corporation
Brad Martz, CFO, UPC Insurance
Tony Rettino, Founding Principal & Portfolio Manager, Elementum Advisors, LLC
Tony Ursano, President, TigerRisk Partners (Moderator)

• AOB claims spike – how will the market cope, is a return to expansion of Citizens inevitable? What is the impact for reinsurers?
• What possibility is there for ILS managers to take on primary insurance risk within the state?
• Lessons learned from Hurricane Irma

12.00 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 13.50 Keynote: Matt Streisfeld, Principal, Oak HC/FT

13.50 – 14.45 Panel discussion: InsurTech & ILS

Joseph A. Castelluccio, Counsel, Mayer Brown (Moderator)
Will Dove, Chairman & CEO, Extraordinary Re Holdings, Inc
Michael Kontaratos, Director, Vario Partners
Nick Lamparelli, Co-founder & CUO, reThought Insurance
Matt Streisfeld, Principal, Oak HC/FT

• How could InsurTech help the ILS market expand its reach?
• What are the most likely avenues of future development?
• How much of a competitive threat could InsurTech competitors be to ILS managers?


14.45 – 15.15 Coffee break

15.15 – 16.00 Panel discussion: Future of ILS
Fiona Robertson, Editor, Trading Risk (Moderator)

Simon Cloney, CEO, Steadfast Re
Peter DiFiore, Managing Director, Cartesian Re
Jutta Kath, COO, Secquaero Advisors Ltd.
Todor Todorov, Senior Investment Consultant, Head of ILS Research, Willis Towers Watson
Lorenzo Volpi, Partner, Head of Business Development, Leadenhall Capital Partners

• Primary market potential for ILS managers
• The rise of HNW investors and their impact on the ILS industry
• Disintermediation – how real is the threat?

16.00 – 16.45 Fireside Chat Q&A
Fiona Robertson, Editor, Trading Risk

Michael Hamer, Partner & Senior Analyst, Albourne Partners

16.45 – 16.50 Chairman’s closing remarks
Fiona Robertson, Editor, Trading Risk

16.50 – 18.00 Networking drinks

SPEAKERS
  • Phil Bowie

    Phil Bowie

    ‎CEO, Velocity Risk Underwriters, LLC
  • Joseph A. Castelluccio

    Joseph A. Castelluccio

    Counsel, Mayer Brown

  • Simon Cloney

    Simon Cloney

    CEO, Steadfast Re
  • Peter DiFiore

    Peter DiFiore

    Managing Director, Cartesian Re
  • Will Dove

    Will Dove

    Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Extraordinary Re Holdings, Inc
  • Michael Hamer

    Michael Hamer

    Senior Analyst, Albourne Partners

  • Barry Gilway

    Barry Gilway

    President/CEO, Citizens

     

  • Michael Kontaratos

    Michael Kontaratos

    Director, Vario Partners

  • Nick Lamparelli

    Nick Lamparelli

    Co-founder & CUO, reThought Insurance
  • Jutta Kath

    Jutta Kath

    COO, Secquaero
  • Brad Martz

    Brad Martz

    CFO, UPC Insurance Holdings
  • Andre Perez

    Andre Perez

    CEO, Horseshoe Group

  • Tony Rettino

    Tony Rettino

    Founding Principal, Elementum Advisors, LLC
  • Robert Quinn

    Robert Quinn

    Vice President and Product Leader, Insurance Collateral Services, Wilmington Trust
  • Paul Schultz

    Paul Schultz

    CEO, Aon Securities

  • Matt Streisfeld

    Matt Streisfeld

    Principal, Oak HC/FT
  • Todor Todorov

    Todor Todorov

    Senior Investment Consultant, Head of ILS Research, Willis Towers Watson
  • Tony Ursano

    Tony Ursano

    President, TigerRisk Partners
  • Lorenzo Volpi

    Lorenzo Volpi

    Partner, Head of Business Development, Leadenhall Capital Partners