Agenda & Speakers


Unlocking Market Opportunities –Digitalisation, Partnership and Collaboration


Introduction to the Global-Asia Insurance Partnership (GAIP) and Its Role in Addressing Today’s Emerging Risks


Cambodia: The Latest Regulatory and Digitalisation Initiatives


Myanmar: Digitalization in the Myanmar Insurance Sector


Insurance Supervisors’ Approaches to Digital Insurance Regulations


Microinsurance Landscape in South East Asia


Re-Imagining Service Innovation and Digitalisation Priorities


Customer-Led Digital Transformation & Customer Journey Initiatives


Effectively Using AI in a Digital Insurance Eco-System


Natural Disaster Parametric Insurance: Market Opportunity for the Insurance Industry


Building Cutting-Edge Insurance Products and Delivering Growth


Delivering Affordable and Accessible Products for Cambodia


Bancassurance: Winning Partnerships with Banks – What Works


Crop Insurance: Balancing Conventional with Parametric Insurance


How Wing is Leveraging Technology to Enhance Insurance Penetration and Frictionless Payment


Pay-as-you-go Model in Insurance: A Case Study




Enhancing Customer Experience and the Future of Agent Distribution Channels


The New World of InsurTechs – From Threat to Opportunity


The Revolution of the Smart Contract in the (Micro) Insurance Space


The Impact of Blockchain in the Reinsurance Market: Blockchain and Decentralized Finance in the (Re) Insurance Space – A Practitioner’s Perspective


The Digital Eco-Systems and VC as a Service: Why Insurance Firms are Looking at the Model to Gain Insights and Foresight




Embedded Insurance - Hype or Game Changer?


Dr Sovathana Hor

Deputy Director General, Insurance Regulator of Cambodia (IRC)

U Thant Zin

Deputy Director General, Financial Regulatory Department, Ministry of Planning & Finance (MoPF), Myanmar

Freddie Wong

Chief Actuary, Prudential (Cambodia) Life Assurance

Johnson Chai

CEO, Cambodia Life Micro Insurance (Camlife), Cambodia

Manu Rajan

Division CEO, Wing, Cambodia

Minh Q Tran

Founder & Managing Partner, Mandalore Partners, France, and Co-Founder & Investment Partner, Alchemy Crew, UK

Wilson Beh

Co-Founder, PolicyStreet, Malaysia

Indira Gopalakrishna

CEO, Inclusivity Solutions, Singapore

Marco Mirabella

CEO, Ensuro, Singapore

Agrotosh Mookerjee

Managing Director & Chief Actuary, Risk Shield Consultants, Zambia

Anil Mancham

Chief Executive Officer, KBZ MS General Insurance Co., Ltd, Myanmar

Gopal Kiran

Global Head of Banking & Financial Services, Insider

Asher Gilmore

Founder, Gilmore Consulting, Israel, Head of Insurance Applications, Sensa Insurance

Arup Chatterjee

Principal Financial Sector Specialist, Asian Development Bank (ADB), Philippines

Conor Donaldson

CEO, Global-Asia Insurance Partnership (GAIP), Singapore

Manoj Pandey

Advisor, Access to Insurance Initiative (a2ii), Germany

Kim Am

Asia Regional Coordinator, Microinsurance Network, Luxembourg

Vuthy Horng

CEO, Etiqa Life Insurance, Cambodia

Robert Drysdale

Head of Southeast Asia, Descartes Insurance Asia, Singapore

Dom Braun

CEO, Lykke Business, Singapore/Switzerland

Mukesh Dhawan

Founder & CEO, Drivn Fintech, Malaysia

Anjana Rao

Chief Strategy Officer, IndiaFirst Life Insurance, India

Jussi Tommola

CEO, Yellow May, Finland

Dean Benjamin Robertson

CEO, Phongsavanh Insurance (APA), Laos

Speakers Alumni:

U Thant Zin

Deputy Director General Financial Regulatory Department Ministry of Planning, Finance & Industry Myanmar

Dr Sandar Oo

Chairperson, Myanmar Insurance Association and Managing Director, Myanma Insurance Ministry of Planning, Finance & Industry Myanmar

Akira Kurita

Policy Advisor to the Deputy Minister for Planning and Finance Myanmar

Aparupa Ghosh

Assistant General Manager IKBZ Insurance

Athistha Chitranukroh

Partner & Deputy Director Corporate & Commercial Tilleke & Gibbins

Aung San

Chief Executive Officer National Insurance Institute of Myanmar

Chester Toh

Co-Head, Myanmar Practice Rajah & Tann Singapore

John George

Executive Chairman MGA Insurance Group Australia

Mark Saunders

Group Chief Strategy & Corporate Development Officer AIA Group Hong Kong

Mark Wales

Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder Galileo Platforms

Marlar Nyunt

Managing Director Aung Thitsa Oo General Insurance

PM Jyothish

Head of Commercial Division IKBZ Insurance

Robert John Elliott

Chief Executive Officer & General Manager Manulife Cambodia

Ryan Kyaw Myo Win

General Manager Head of Business Division AYA Myanmar Insurance

Takayuki Murai

Executive Vice President Nippon Life Asia Pacific

Yuwadee Theanngarm

Director Tilleke & Gibbins

Dr Maung Maung Thein

Executive Chairman ZICO Law Myanmar (former Deputy Minister of Finance and former Chairman, Insurance Business Regulatory Board of Myanmar)

Anil Mancham

Chief Executive Officer KBZ MS General Insurance

Gilles Renouil

Global Head of Insurance Products Women’s World Banking

Myo Min Thu

Chief Executive Officer AYA SOMPO Insurance

Arivuvel Ramu

Chief Technology Officer Tonik Bank

Sabine VanderLinden

Co-founder & Managing Partner Alchemy Crew

Minh Q Tran

Co-founder & Partner Alchemy Crew

Agrotosh Mookerjee

Managing Director & Chief Actuary Risk Shield Consultants

Manoj Kumar Pandey

Advisor Access to Insurance Initiative

Yan Paing

Chief Executive Officer Capital Taiyo Life Insurance

Indira Gopalakrishna

Microinsurance Specialist MicroInsurance Centre at Milliman

Ma Cherry Trivedi

Board Director Myanmar Citizens Bank

Jeanette Lim

Regional Head of Development & Incentives Chubb Asia Pacific

Sock Sun Ang

Partner PricewaterhouseCoopers Singapore

Fiona Thu

Country Manager Infobip

Lay Lay Win

Principal National Insurance Institute of Myanmar


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