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KPMG’s 2019 Insurance Conference

Insurance frontiers: Here to horizon

Insurance frontiers: Here to horizon

Insurance Conference

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28 November 2019, 7:30AM - 5:30PM, EST

Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building
255 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2W6

Thank you to everyone who came to KPMG’s 2019 Insurance Conference on November 28th – it was another exciting and educational day.

More than 400 industry professionals spent their time together talking about what’s happening in insurance industry, now and on the horizon: IFRS 17, habits of Millennials and Gen Z consumers, the impact of climate change, innovation, inclusion and diversity, and more.

As you reflect on the topics we covered and the conversations you had, if there’s anything you would like to learn more about, please get in touch with us at:


Morning agenda

 7:30 - 8:30 am Registration and breakfast
 8:30 - 8:45 am Opening remarks with Elio Luongo, CEO, KPMG in Canada
 8:45 - 9:30 am Plenary 1: In conversation with the next gen of insurance professionals and customers (please note: discussion only, no presentation for this session)
 9:30 - 10:15 am Plenary 2: An industry perspective on preparing for climate-related financial disclosures  
 10:15 - 11:00 am Plenary 3: How open data sharing will open a new frontier for insurers
 11:00 - 11:30 am Networking break
 11:30 am - 12:15 pm

Breakout 1a: Claims system modernization and transformation: Lessons learned

Breakout 1b: Tax reimagined

Breakout 1c: IFRS 17: Keeping pace to the finish

Afternoon agenda

 12:15 pm - 2 pm Lunch and keynote: Exploring the art of the possible with The Knowledge Society
 2 - 2:45 pm

Breakout 2a: Finance of the future

Breakout 2b: M&A trends in the insurance sector

Breakout 2c: Directors session: You’ve been hacked – now what: A cyber scenario

 2:45 - 3 pm Networking break
 3 - 3:45 pm Plenary 4: Mind the gap: Women leaders in insurance (please note: discussion only, no presentation for this session)
 3:45 - 4:30 pm Fireside chat with Neville Henderson, Assistant Superintendent, Insurance Supervision Sector, OSFI 
 4:30 - 4:45 pm Closing remarks with Chris Cornell, Insurance Sector Leader, KPMG in Canada
 4:45 - 5:30 pm Networking reception
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