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So you want to be a CEO? Meet the big bosses: an audience with Hearn & Hester

Tue 28 Oct. 2014

The Insurance Institute of London's Young Members' Committee, supported by Willis and RSA, held the third of its 2014 Educational & Networking Programme events to an audience in the Willis Auditorium on 28 October. Two very successful CEOs - Steve Hearn, Deputy CEO, Willis Group and Stephen Hester, Group Chief Executive, RSA - have held some of the most challenging roles in business today. Hear them discuss with openness and honesty their career highs and lows and learn their top tips for those aspiring to be a CEO.

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Visit to BALPA

Thu 18 Sep. 2014

Educational visit to BALPA on Thursday 18 September 2014.

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Visit to Cory Riverside Resource Recovery (Cory RRR)

Tue 1 Jul. 2014

Educational visit to Cory RRR on Tuesday 1 July 2014. This 2 ½ hour visit offered a behind the scenes look at one of the UK’s most efficient energy recovery plants, which currently processes approximately 16% waste from households and businesses in central London. The Belvedere plant is an example of a robust, clean, highly automated and efficient facility that recycles waste and converts it into generating electricity

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Third Party Capital - the end of insurance as we know it?

Thu 26 Jun. 2014

The Insurance Institute of London's Young Members' Committee, in association with Lloyd's, held the second of its 2014 Educational & Networking Programme events to an audience in Gallery 11 at Lloyd's on 26 June. The presence of alternative risk capital (ARC) has been growing significantly in recent years. ARC contracts include catastrophe bonds, collateralised reinsurance, industry loss warranties, contingent capital, and sidecars. This market is now estimated to total over $50 billion, with predictions that this could increase to over $100 billion.

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Visit to Plowden & Smith

Fri 6 Jun. 2014

Educational visit to Plowden & Smith on Friday 6 June 2014 This 2.5 hour visit offered a behind the scenes look at how a leading UK and world specialist in the conservation and restoration of the fine and decorative arts uses its insurance and risk management policies to help support and maintain its reputation as an internationally recognised company.

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Birmingham Airport Visit

Fri 23 May 2014

Educational visit to Birmingham Airport on Friday 23 May 2014. This 4 hour visit offered a behind the scenes look at how Birmingham Airport is balancing providing quality facilities and services to meet the future air transport needs of the West Midlands region while meeting the ongoing sustainable development of the Airport.

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