Date & Time



Hotel ICON, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong

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ASHK 3rd General Insurance Seminar, 19 October 2018, Hong Kong

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Technological advances, innovations in and around the insurance sector, and changing regulations are shaping the environment facing insurers and customers.


The Actuarial Society of Hong Kong (ASHK) is seeking to position actuaries front and centre in this new and exciting world.  We have gathered a wide range of distinguished speakers to address our theme “Bridging the Future: Innovation, Technology and Regulations to Drive Transformation” and would like to invite general insurance practitioners, actuaries, data scientists, entrepreneurs, dreamers and pioneers to attend this one-day seminar to be held in Hotel ICON, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong.  


The programme runs from 9 am to 6 pm (including a post-seminar networking cocktail reception).  Full programme will be available soon.


To download the brochure and registration form, please click here.


Our Speakers & Topics

  • Keynote Speech

Simon Lam

Executive Director (General Business), Insurance Authority


  • Impact of Innovations and Technological Developments in the Insurance Industry

Dimitri Achermann

Data Architect, Peak Re


  • IFRS17 – A Global Perspective for General Insurers

Erik Bleekrode (co-speaker)



Kay van Buul (co-speaker)

Associate Director, KPMG


  • Maturity Analysis of Emerging Risk

Meiyang Guo

Management Consultant, Synpulse Management Consulting


  • Journey through Motor De-tariffication and the Rise of New Energy Vehicles

William Liang

Chief Actuary and Head of Technical Department, Allianz China General Insurance


  • AI in Insurance - There's a Right Way and a Wrong Way

Colin Priest

Director, Product Marketing, DataRobot


  • Credit Vision - The Value of Trended Data in Insurance Risk Prediction

Yuan Rao

Vice President, Insurance Analytics, TransUnion


  • How We Use InsurTech to Innovate in Zhong An Insurance? 

Peng Yong

Director, Zhong An Insurance Big Data Laboratory


  • Panel Discussion on Making Sense of Cyber Risk
  • Peter Cashin

Partner, Kennedys

  • Allan Learoyd

Senior Vice President, Casualty Underwriting, Peak Re

  • Chiew Yee Ng

IFoA’s General Insurance Working Party for Asia

Manager, Actuarial Services, KPMG


  • Panel Discussion (topic to be confirmed)
  • Jack Jiang

Chief Financial Officer, Asia Pacific, QBE

  • Simon Lam

Executive Director (General Business), Insurance Authority

  • Martin Rueegg 

Managing Director—General Insurance, AXA Hong Kong


Thank you

Matthew Maguire


Singapore Actuarial Society