Forthcoming CPD events
Social Media: making waves
Social media has a huge impact on our day to day lives but also has significant implications for business and your career. The YMC has recruited two specialist panels of speakers to help give you a unique insight into these different perspectives.
Wed 25 Oct 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Why would a small international buyer come to London?
In this IIL reinsurance lecture James will discuss reasons why London attracts certain smaller cedants from overseas and possible ways London reinsurers can be more accessible to smaller, international buyers.
Wed 01 Nov 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
James Grindley ACII, CertAsig Insurance & Reinsurance Company
Sustainability strategy of developments
In this IIL property investors lecture Anita Mitchell will talk about the importance of sustainability in regeneration projects around the world and what this means for the real estate and construction industries going forward.
Thu 02 Nov 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Anita Mitchell, Lendlease
Place of refuge - is the future bright?
In this IIL marine & energy lecture Hugh Shaw OBE will discuss current UK practices for dealing with places of refuge and work being undertaken within the EU and internationally.
Tue 07 Nov 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Hugh Shaw OBE, Maritime & Coastguard Agency
Cyber & Technology: issues you should be thinking about
An IIL reinsurance lecture delivered by Sir John Scarlett KCMG OBE.
Wed 08 Nov 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Sir John Scarlett KCMG OBE,
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - what is changing for 25 May 2018
A two hour briefing presented by Branko Bjelobaba FCII (FCA Compliance Consultant and CII Accredited Advanced General Insurance Trainer).
Tue 14 Nov 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Branko Bjelobaba FCII,
Previous CPD events
Is the current financially healthy global airline industry just a temporary change?
In this IIL aviation lecture Brian Pearce talked about the dramatic improvement in airline industry profitability since 2015, following its decades of shareholder value destruction, its breadth and durability, and what this could mean for London's insurance industry.
Thu 19 Oct 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Brian Pearce, IATA
The Inheritance Tax Residence Nil Rate Band - traps and opportunities
In this IIL financial services lecture Charles Hutton advised that the IHT Residence Nil Rate Band started to come into effect in April 2017.
Tue 17 Oct 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Charles Hutton, Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
The London reinsurance market: regaining lost ground
In this IIL reinsurance lecture Des Potter talked about the growing influence of capital from the alternative investment industry on the global (re)insurance market and the UK Governments response with the recently announced new risk transformation legislation. Additionally, he considered what opportunities this new legislation will provide for the London Market.
Thu 12 Oct 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Des Potter, GC Securities, Guy Carpenter
Thinking fast & slow: unconscious bias
In this IIL inclusion & diversity lecture Dr Pete Jones moved the debate on from 'what is unconscious bias' to address the impact on our people processes and most importantly, what the research tells us we can do about it as individuals, managers and as an organisation.
Wed 11 Oct 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Dr Pete Jones, C.Psychol. C. Sci. AFBPSs, Shire Professional Chartered Psychologists
Resilience: can the industry deliver when the chips are down?
In this IIL London Market lecture Simon Konsta outlined the legal, regulatory and cultural constraints faced by capital markets, the (re)insurance industry, governments and aid agencies as they seek to close the protection gap. His lecture also assessed the potential for new products to build resilience in markets exposed to natural disasters, exacerbated by climate change.
Wed 11 Oct 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Simon Konsta, Clyde & Co.
Hanjin a year on: game changer or storm in a teacup?
In this IIL marine & energy lecture Mike Roderick talked about the insurance issues relating to Hanjin's insolvency, how the shipping and insurance markets have reacted and what lessons can be learned for business going forward.
Tue 10 Oct 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Mike Roderick, Clyde & Co LLP