2015 Conference highlights

MGAA 2015 Conference

Managing General Agents’ Association
Inaugural Conference Programme

Wednesday 1st July 2015

Venue: America Square Conference Centre

10:00 – 10:30

Teas and Coffees

Cornhill Suite

10:30 – 11:00

Welcome speech by Reg Brown

Cornhill Suite

11:00 – 13:00

Capacity Exchange sponsored by

                    
No bell ringing or time limits, more like an exhibition

Ludgate & Walbrook Suites

11:15 – 12:45

Panel Discussion

Professionalism and Attracting Diverse Talent
Chair: Paula Doolan -  Crawford & Company
Panel: Barbara Schonhofer - Jacobson Group; 
Barbara Merry - iWIN; Frank Funnell - The Brokerage; 
Rahim Ali – OIM; Reg Brown - Chair MGAA

Aldgate & Bishopsgate Suite

11:30 – 12:30

Cyber Insurance for the SME Market
Paul Cullum, Product Development Manager
HSB Engineering Insurance

Newgate Suite

12:00 – 12:45

The risks of claims against MGAs and how these can be mitigated
Julian Smart, Partner
BLM

Fleet Suite

13:00 – 14:00

Networking buffet lunch sponsored by

 

Cornhill Suite

14:00 – 16:00

Capacity Exchange sponsored by

               

Ludgate & Walbrook Suites

14:15 – 15:30

Panel Discussion

Do Delegated Authorities matter and deliver value to the insurance market?
Chair: Sian Fisher
Panel: Simon Green - FCA; Peter Montanaro - Lloyd's; 
James Weatherstone - Arch Insurance; Chris Hardcastle - Arthur J Gallagher; Mark Thompson - Cunningham Lindsey, Charles Manchester - Manchester Underwriting Management Limited

Aldgate & Bishopsgate Suite

14:15 – 15:15

The dark art of subsidence ...or not
Sne Patel, BSc (Hons) MBA MRICS, Head of Subsidence Specialist Property Services
Crawford & Company Adjusters (UK) Limited

Newgate Suite

15:00 – 16:30

IT Surgery
Ben Potts, Senior Business Development Manager
Xuber

Fleet Suite

16:30

Closing Speeches

Wine and canapés sponsored by

Cornhill

17:30

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