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Registration of the Delegates, Morning Coffee
(Lobby, "Vrubel" hall)

10:00-10:10 Official opening of the Conference

Plenary Session: "Priority directions of the risk assessment and loss settlement development".

Moderator: Nikolay Galushin, Russian National Re-Insurance Company

  • Global risks and contributing factors. Top-10 risks for the 2019.
  • Catastrophic risks: the role of the state and the business objectives. Methods for evaluation of the losses resulting from the extraordinary/emergency situations of technogenic and natural character. The experience of the USA, UK, EU.
  • The profession of a loss-adjusting/claims settlement expert. Educational programs and certification systems. Regulatory mechanisms. The influence of modern trends on the development of the profession.
  • Actual issues of insurance claims handling: digitalization of processes, remote settlement, outsourcing.


Antonina Belova , Allianz

Ronald Brighouse, SCOR UK

Mark Vos, FUEDI

Alexander Tsyganov, Financial University

Ilya Kocherov, Ingosstrakh


Coffee Break
(Lobby, "Vrubel" hall)


Panel Discussion: "Risks and events. Experience and lessons. Expert opinions".

Moderator: Alexey Laykov, RIFAMS

  • From risk assessment to actual cases. Basics of calculation methods, advantages and disadvantages of an evaluation methodology, errors and consequences.
  • Theoretical scenarios and real accidents in the mining industry and metallurgy.
  • Problems of information reliability, forecasts and use of conclusions for the insurance.


Alexander Samarin , Marsh

Vladimir Grachev, LABB

Sergey Biryukov, Corporate Solutions Centre (NLMK, PGK, UCLH)

Timothy Bibbs, Evgeny Krylov, Mensor


("Metropol" restaurant)


Topic: "Modern technologies in claims settlement: methods for increasing efficiency of insurance investigation processes".

Moderator: Sergey Kozhevnikov, RUSAL

  • Cyber risks and cyber crime: overview of the cyber policy methodology and how it is different to property. Key issues and considerations when dealing with cyber losses. Examples of cyber losses from around the world.
  • Construction & Engineering: accidents and lessons.
  • Defects & Damage and mythbusting delay in start up (DSU) claims.
  • Modern intellectual cleaning. Recommendations on loss prevention and loss mitigation measures.


Phil Durrant, Andrew Evans, Integra Technical Services

Ben Hobby, Vlad Prykmeta, BTVK Advisory

Rob McNeil, Matthews Daniel

Martin Schachtschneider, BELFOR Europe GmbH


Coffee Break
(Lobby, "Vrubel" hall)


Topic: "Legal aspects of claims settlement".

Moderator: Leonid Zubarev, CMS

  • Features of the interpretation of specific insurance policies.
  • Procedure and practice of commercial arbitration.
  • Arbitration court and arbitration proceedings. Maritime disputes. The present and the future.


Leonid Zubarev, CMS

Andrey Gorlenko , Russian Arbitration Center

Nikita Kosmachevsky, Remedy

Andrew Bicknell , Clyde&Co


Buffet Dinner
("Brusov" hall)