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Keynote Speakers

ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Keynote Speaker: Pablos Holman

Pablos Holman

Futurist. Inventor. Hacker.

How technology and innovation will shape our future.    Biography: A futurist, inventor, and notorious hacker with a unique view into breaking and building new technologies, Pablos works on invention and design projects that assimilate new technologies – making wild ideas a bit more practical and vice versa. He helped create the world’s […]

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ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Keynote Speaker: Vincent J Dowling Jr. (V.J.)

Vincent J Dowling Jr. (V.J.)

Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Dowling & Partners Securities, LLC

Topic:  The future of reinsurance companies in face of capital market competition and technological innovation. Biography: Mr. Dowling co-founded Dowling & Partners in January 1990 and currently serves as Managing Partner. He began his career with A.J.B. Zunser and Co. in 1982 as a junior insurance stock analyst. He joined […]

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Industry Speakers

ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Jeffrey S. Gall

Jeffrey S. Gall

Head of Hazard Research, Validus Research
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Tom Sabbatelli

Tom Sabbatelli

Product Manager, Model Product Management, RMS
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Aaron Koch

Aaron Koch

Director, ILS Group - P&C Division, Milliman
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Weston Tompkins

Weston Tompkins

CFA, Partner, Investor Relations (North America), Securis
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Dr. Matthew Swann

Dr. Matthew Swann

Portfolio Manager - Hiscox Re Insurance Linked Strategies
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Dr. Mark Guishard

Dr. Mark Guishard

Risk Prediction Initiative, Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Lorenzo Volpi

Lorenzo Volpi

Partner, Head of Business Development, Leadenhall Capital Partners LLP
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Suz Tolwinski-Ward

Suz Tolwinski-Ward

Senior Scientist, Research Department, AIR Worldwide
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Tom Johansmeyer

Tom Johansmeyer

Assistant Vice President, Verisk Insurance Solutions
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Brock Stephens

Brock Stephens

‎Senior Investment Analyst, Utah Retirement Systems
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: John McIlwaine

John McIlwaine

Vice President of Business Development & Client Services, AIR
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Emmanuel Modu

Emmanuel Modu

Managing Director, Structured Finance, A.M. Best
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: David Third

David Third

Senior Consultant, ILS Consulting Practice, Willis Towers Watson
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Matthew Ball

Matthew Ball

Director, ILS Consulting Practice, Willis Towers Watson
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Jonathan Young

Jonathan Young

Director, Investment Banking, Credit Suisse
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Antoine de Sarrau

Antoine de Sarrau

Director, Global Markets, Credit Suisse
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Craig Dandurand

Craig Dandurand

Director, Debt & Alternatives, Future Fund
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Michael Hamer

Michael Hamer

Partner and Senior Analyst at Albourne Partners
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Nathaniel Nussbaum

Nathaniel Nussbaum

Vice President, Insurance Debt Capital Markets, Deutsche Bank
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Philipp Kusche

Philipp Kusche

Partner and Global Head of Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS) and Capital Solutions, Tiger Risk Partners
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Andrew Dhesi

Andrew Dhesi

VP Analysis, Tokio Millennium Re AG, Bermuda Branch
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Polsak Tothong

Polsak Tothong

Assistant Vice President, Tokio Millennium Re AG, Bermuda Branch
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Tim Grant

Tim Grant

CEO, R3 Lab and Research Center
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Todd Bault

Todd Bault

Consultant, R3 Lab and Research Center
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Darren Bailey

Darren Bailey

Head of Capital Markets, Aon Securities
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Tim Tetlow

Tim Tetlow

Chief Operating Officer, HSCM Bermuda & Partner, Hudson Structured Capital Management Ltd.
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Eveline Takken-Somers

Eveline Takken-Somers

Investment Director in the Credit & Insurance Linked Investments team, PGGM
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Stelian Dragan

Stelian Dragan

VP of Marketing/Business Development, Athene Life Re (ALRe)
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Kathleen Faries

Kathleen Faries

Head of Bermuda for Tokio Millennium Re AG, Bermuda Branch
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Jessica Schuler

Jessica Schuler

Director of Client Services & Senior Actuary, Praedicat, Inc.
ILS Bermuda - Convergence 2016 - Panel Speaker: Keith Moore

Keith Moore

CEO, CoverHound & CyberPolicy

SCHEDULE

Find the full Convergence 2016 Schedule below

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2016

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3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Keynote Speaker: Pablos Holman

Speaker Centre – Harbourview Ballroom, Hamilton Princess

Pablos Holman, Futurist. Inventor. Hacker.


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4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
Bermuda Shorts: Technology & Panel Q&A

Speaker Centre – Harbourview Ballroom, Hamilton Princess

Kathleen Faries (Moderator), Head of Bermuda for Tokio Millennium Re AG, Bermuda Branch
John McILwaine, Vice President of Business Development & Client Services at AIR
Keith Moore, CEO, CoverHound & CyberPolicy
Tim Grant, CEO, R3 Lab and Research Center
Todd Bault, Consultant, R3 Lab and Research Center
Pablos Holman, Futurist. Inventor. Hacker.


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6:00 - 8:00 PM
ILS Bermuda Welcome Reception

Waterfront Courtyard


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ILS Convergence 2016 - Event Schedule
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THURSDAY NOVEMBER 10, 2016

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8:30 - 9:00 AM
Breakfast

Networking Centre - Trudeau Room, Hamilton Princess


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9:00 - 10:05 AM
Welcome & Investor Panel

Speaker Centre – Harbourview Ballroom, Hamilton Princess

Michael Hamer (moderator), Partner and Senior Analyst at Albourne Partners
Craig Dandurand, Director, Debt and Alternatives at Future Fund
Eveline Takken-Somers, Investment Director at PGGM
Brock Stephens, ‎Senior Investment Analyst at Utah Retirement Systems


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10:05 - 11:20 AM
Bermuda Shorts: Growing the Market

Speaker Centre – Harbourview Ballroom, Hamilton Princess

Tom Johansmeyer, Assistant Vice President at Verisk Insurance Solutions
Lorenzo Volpi, Partner, Head of Business Development at Leadenhall Capital Partners LLP
Stelian Dragan, VP of Marketing, Business Development at Athene Life Re
Jonathan Young, Director, Investment Banking, Credit Suisse
Antoine de Sarrau, Director, Global Markets, Credit Suisse
Weston Tompkins, CFA, Partner, Investor Relations (North America) at Securis


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11:20 AM - 12:45 PM
Bermuda Shorts – Hurricane & Panel Q&A

Speaker Centre – Harbourview Ballroom, Hamilton Princess

Tim Tetlow (moderator), CEO, HSCM Bermuda & Partner, Hudson Structured Capital Management Ltd.
Nathaniel Nussbaum, Vice President, Insurance Debt Capital Markets at Deutsche Bank
Dr. Mark Guishard, Risk Prediction Initiative at the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences
Tom Sabbatelli, Product Manager, Model Product Management at RMS
Suz Tolwinski-Ward, Senior Scientist, Research Department, AIR Worldwide


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12:45 - 2:15 PM
Networking Lunch & Scheduled Meetings

Networking Centre - Trudeau Room, Hamilton Princess


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2:15 - 3:00 PM
Bermuda Shorts: Other Risks

Speaker Centre – Harbourview Ballroom, Hamilton Princess

Jeff Gall, Head of Hazard Research at Validus Research
Andrew Dhesi, VP Analysis at Tokio Millennium Re AG, Bermuda Branch
Polsak Tothong, Assistant Vice President, Tokio Millennium Re AG, Bermuda Branch
Jessica Schuler, Director of Client Services & Senior Actuary at Praedicat, Inc.


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3:00 - 3:45 PM
Bermuda Shorts: Collateral in Limbo

Speaker Centre – Harbourview Ballroom, Hamilton Princess

Dr. Matthew Swan, Portfolio Manager at Hiscox Re Insurance Linked Strategies
Matthew Ball, Director, ILS Consulting Practice at Willis Towers Watson & David Third, Senior Consultant, ILS Consulting Practice at Willis Towers Watson
Aaron Koch, Director, ILS Group - P&C Division, Milliman


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3:45 - 4:30 PM
Bermuda Shorts: The Bigger Picture

Speaker Centre – Harbourview Ballroom, Hamilton Princess

Emmanuel Modu, Managing Director, Structured Finance at A.M. Best
Darren Bailey, Head of Capital Markets, Aon Securities
Philipp Kusche, Partner & Global Head of Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS) & Capital Solutions, Tiger Risk


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4:30 - 5:30 PM
Keynote Speaker: Vincent J. Dowling Jr.

Speaker Centre – Harbourview Ballroom, Hamilton Princess

Vincent J. Dowling Jr. (V.J.), Co-Founder & Managing Partner at Dowling & Partners Securities, LLC


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5:30 - 6:30 PM
Cocktail Reception

Networking Centre - Trudeau Room, Hamilton Princess


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6:30 - 10:00 PM
World Rugby Classic Social

Bermuda National Stadium


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