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The final countdown less than one month until the ABI Biennial Conference

Time is running out to be part of the Association of British Insurers (ABI) Biennial Conference 2013 - ‘Meeting the Challenges of a Changing World’.

An unprecedented A-list line-up of industry leaders, politicians and regulators from the UK and Europe will be speaking at the insurance conference of the year hosted by the ABI in partnership with KPMG on 9 July at The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London.

Speakers at this year’s conference include:  

  • Insurance industry leaders including Tidjane Thiam, ABI Chairman and Group Chief Executive, Prudential; Robin Spencer, CEO Aviva UK & Ireland General Insurance and Gary Shaughnessy, CEO, Zurich UK Life.
  • Leading politicians including The Rt Hon Ed Balls MP, Shadow Chancellor and Chris Leslie MP, Shadow Financial Secretary to the Treasury.
  • Leading regulators including Gabriel Bernardino, Chairman, EIOPA; Martin Wheatley, Chief Executive, Financial Conduct Authority and Andrew Bailey, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England and Chief Executive, Prudential Regulation Authority.
  • Panel speakers including Gillian Guy, Chief Executive, Citizens Advice; Sue Lewis, Chair, FCA Financial Services Consumer Panel and Amanda Blanc, CEO, AXA Insurance, Commercial Lines & Personal Intermediary.

View the full conference agenda here.

Otto Thoresen, Director General at the Association of British Insurers, said:

"For anyone involved in the insurance industry, this really is a ‘must attend’ conference, given the quality of the speaker line-up and the broad range of subjects under discussion.

"The UK insurance market is changing rapidly and is being shaped by a number of factors.  There will be challenges and opportunities for insurers.  We will use the conference to kick start the debate about how best the Government’s insurance strategy can help our industry continue to benefit UK consumers and play an important part in the success of our economy.

"We want as many people as possible to join the debate and there is no substitute for being there on the day to be part of what promises to be an exciting and thought provoking conference.”

Conference places are £250 for employees of ABI member companies and £500 for non-members. Click here to visit our dedicated conference website and reserve your place.

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Last updated 01/07/2016