As part of the one-week insurance course held in July As part of the one-week insurance course held in July (more information about the course here Advanced Insurance Law and Regulation 2024: an international course – L-Università ta’ Malta (um.edu.mt). FinanceMalta, in collaboration with the University of Malta’s Department of Insurance and Risk Management, is hosting an afternoon session titled “Navigating Solvency II: Strategies for Compliance and Efficiency in the Insurance Industry.”

This event will be followed by a networking session. FinanceMalta, in collaboration with the University of Malta’s Department of Insurance and Risk Management, is hosting an afternoon session titled “Navigating Solvency II: Strategies for Compliance and Efficiency in the Insurance Industry.” This event will be followed by a networking session.

Why Attend?

  • Gain deep insights into Solvency II requirements and their impact on your business.
  • Learn from leading experts about innovative strategies to streamline compliance processes.
  • Network with industry peers and share best practices.
  • Enhance your organization’s efficiency and regulatory readiness.

Who Should Attend?

  • International and local professors
  • Students from the University of Malta
  • FinanceMalta practitioners and advisors
  • Insurance Executives
  • Compliance Officers
  • Risk Managers
  • Financial Analysts
  • Regulatory Affairs Professionals

Agenda Highlights:

Understanding Solvency II: Regulatory Framework and Implications

  • Overview of Solvency II and its significance in the insurance sector.
  • Key requirements, challenges, and compliance considerations for insurance operators.
  • Insights into the latest developments and updates impacting Solvency II compliance.

Leveraging Outsourcing for Enhanced Efficiency and Risk Management

  • Exploring the strategic rationale behind outsourcing in the insurance industry.
  • Assessing the potential benefits and risks associated with outsourcing under Solvency II.
  • Best practices for effective vendor selection, due diligence, and ongoing management.
  • Case studies and practical examples illustrating successful outsourcing strategies.

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Manuela Zweimueller, Head of Implementation at IAIS – International Association of Insurance Supervisors
  • Ray Schembri, Head Insurance & Pensions Supervision, Malta Financial Services Authority
  • Matthew Bianchi, Deputy Chairman, FinanceMalta
  • Elizabeth Carbonaro, Regional Managing Director – Western Europe – Willis Towers Watson Global Captive Practice
  • Sally Butters, Director at OAC Limited – Member of the Broadstone Group Karel Van Hulle, Prof. em. KU Leuven and Honorary Professor Goethe University Frankfurt  

We invite you to join us for an insightful discussion followed by the opportunity to connect with industry professionals. Don’t miss this chance to stay ahead in the ever-evolving insurance landscape. Reserve your spot today and ensure your organization is prepared for the future.

Event Agenda

16:30 – 17:00

Registration and refreshments

17:00 - 17:10

Welcome and Opening Remarks
  • Introduction to the session’s objectives and overview of the topics to be discussed.
  • Welcome address by FinanceMalta
  • Introduction to the session’s objectives and overview of the topics to be discussed.
  • Welcome address by FinanceMalta

17:10 - 18:00

Understanding Solvency II: Regulatory Framework and Implications
  • Overview of Solvency II its significance in the insurance sector.
  • Key requirements, challenges, and compliance considerations for insurance operators.
  • Insights into the latest developments and updates impacting Solvency II compliance.
Panel

Session Moderator: Pierpaolo Marano | Associate Professor, Department of Insurance and Risk Management, FEMA, University of Malta 

Panelists:

  • Karel Van Hulle, Prof. em. KU Leuven and Honorary Professor Goethe University Frankfurt
  • Manuela Zweimueller, Head of Implementation at IAIS – International Association of Insurance Supervisors
  • Luciano Micallef, Insurance & Pensions Supervision, MFSA Malta Financial Services Authority
  • Marsh Management Services Malta Limited
  • Overview of Solvency II its significance in the insurance sector.
  • Key requirements, challenges, and compliance considerations for insurance operators.
  • Insights into the latest developments and updates impacting Solvency II compliance.
Panel

Session Moderator: Pierpaolo Marano | Associate Professor, Department of Insurance and Risk Management, FEMA, University of Malta 

Panelists:

  • Karel Van Hulle, Prof. em. KU Leuven and Honorary Professor Goethe University Frankfurt
  • Manuela Zweimueller, Head of Implementation at IAIS – International Association of Insurance Supervisors
  • Luciano Micallef, Insurance & Pensions Supervision, MFSA Malta Financial Services Authority
  • Marsh Management Services Malta Limited

18:00 - 18:50

Leveraging Outsourcing for Enhanced Efficiency and Risk Management
  • Exploring the strategic rationale behind outsourcing in the insurance industry.
  • Assessing the potential benefits and risks associated with outsourcing under Solvency II.
  • Best practices for effective vendor selection, due diligence, and ongoing management.
  • Case studies and practical examples illustrating successful outsourcing strategies.
Panel

Session Moderator: Dr. Matthew Bianchi, Deputy Chairman & Governor – Insurance Industry, FinanceMalta.

Panelists:

  • Sally Butters, Director at OAC Limited – Member of the Broadstone Group
  • Scott Robinson, CEO and Founder, Zenith Actuarial
  • Luciano Micallef, Insurance & Pensions Supervision, MFSA Malta Financial Services Authority
  • Simon Paris, Director at Willis Towers Watson Management (Malta)
  • Exploring the strategic rationale behind outsourcing in the insurance industry.
  • Assessing the potential benefits and risks associated with outsourcing under Solvency II.
  • Best practices for effective vendor selection, due diligence, and ongoing management.
  • Case studies and practical examples illustrating successful outsourcing strategies.
Panel

Session Moderator: Dr. Matthew Bianchi, Deputy Chairman & Governor – Insurance Industry, FinanceMalta.

Panelists:

  • Sally Butters, Director at OAC Limited – Member of the Broadstone Group
  • Scott Robinson, CEO and Founder, Zenith Actuarial
  • Luciano Micallef, Insurance & Pensions Supervision, MFSA Malta Financial Services Authority
  • Simon Paris, Director at Willis Towers Watson Management (Malta)

18:50 – 19:00

Concluding remarks

Ray Schembri, Head, Insurance & Pensions Supervision, MFSA

Ray Schembri, Head, Insurance & Pensions Supervision, MFSA

19:00 - 20:00

Networking Reception
  • Informal networking session providing attendees with the opportunity to connect, exchange ideas, and build relationships.
  • Refreshments and light snacks will be served.
  • Informal networking session providing attendees with the opportunity to connect, exchange ideas, and build relationships.
  • Refreshments and light snacks will be served.