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Day I – 23rd of November 2017


8:15 – 09:00 Registration

Congress Opening.

9:00 – 09:30 Chairmen of the Advisory Boards Speech
FinTech Digital Congress & InsurTech Digital Congress

  • Marcin Petrykowski, Vice-Chairman of the FinTech Digital Congress Advisory Board; Managing Director S&P Global
  • Witold Jaworski, Chairman of the InsurTech Digital Congress Advisory Board; President of the Management Board, NIO

Keynote Speakers

9:30 – 9:45

Latest view on the Fintech / Insurtech industry – investors perspective
  • Tomasz Czechowicz, Chairman of the Advisory Board; President of the Management Board, MCI Capital

9:45 – 10:05

Innovation Agenda – BlockChain Innovation: the Key to Financial Inclusion
  • Bundeep Singh Rangar, CEO, PremFina, Wielka Brytania

10:05 – 10:25

2018… The Perfect Storm
  • Hesus Inoma, Founder & CEO, WeSawy, Ireland

10:25 – 11:00 DISCUSSION PANEL
Is it time for the traditional financier’s death?The future of this field.

  • Digitization as a catalytic role of change in the financial ecosystem
  • Landscapes of Fintech i Insurtech – comparison of the sectors in Poland and around the world
  • The HR Challenge of FinTech and InsurTech
  • Łukasz Kiniewicz, Partner, Amrop
  • Tomasz Mrowczyk, Przewodniczący Komitetu Selekcyjnego, Witelo, Grupa PZU*
  • Paweł Moczydłowski, Director of Direct, Grupa ERGO Hestia
  • Grzegorz Pawlicki, Director of Innovation & Customer Experience, PKO Bank Polski
  • Rafał Stankiewicz, Vicepresident of The Management Board, COO, Warta

11:00 – 11:40 Networking break


Analysis of the polish InsurTech market against the background of western markets

11:40 – 12:40 Discussion panel

  • Comparison of areas that focus the most on insurance innovations and types of their activities
  • Measurability of the insurtech market on the basis of investments, including foreign ones
  • Market segmentation by type of actors involved
  • Share of global insurtech solutions in local markets
  • Perspectives and fears of the polish and western markets
  • Piotr Czublun, Editor-in-chief,
  • Michał Gomowski, CEO, Benefia Ubezpieczenia
  • Sylwester Janik, Senior Partner, VP of the Board, MCI
  • Dorota Zimnoch, International fintech & insurtech expert

New customers - new reach - new marketing

12:40 – 13:00 Part 1: case study

Change of approach to the customer and its impact on solutions - from carpet bombing to partisan
  • Michał Pawlik, Co-Founder and CEO, SMEO SA
  • Artur Brudnicki, CMO, SMEO SA

13:00 – 13:50 Part 2: discussion panel

  • Change of approach to the customer and its impact on solutions - from "carpeting" to "guerrilla"
  • Change in marketing dynamics, agile marketing - high tempo testing growth
  • How to involve millenials and generation X in market processes - business models and generation 18-30 years
  • Healthcare for the elderly as a chance for the insurance industry and insurtech for new products
  • "click to speak" and future marketing
  • Artur Brudnicki, CMO, SMEO SA
  • Agnieszka Chabrzyk, Country Director, Business Factor & ROI Hunter
  • Andrew Hope, Vice-President of the Board, Salesbook
  • Adam Rozwadowski, CEO, EnelMed
  • Marta Kaleńska-Jaśkiewicz, CEO, Victor

New technologies as a way to expand the capabilities of additional services

13:50 – 14:30 Part 1: case studies

Case 1: Connected Home. Protect your home from your phone
  • Krystian Zajac, Founder & CTO, Neos, UK
Case 2: Telematics for driver and customer engagement
  • Mateusz Maj, Co-Founder and VP Product, VivaDrive
Case 3: Bacca policies and payments – integration of financial services
  • Fedele Di Maggio, Co-Founder & CEO, DiPocket

14:30 – 15:00 Part 2: discussion panel

  • Telematics and eco-driving
  • Usage-Based Insurance
  • Health precautions using new technologies, connected hospitals. Insurers’ offers for ageing. Human enhancement, human augmentation.
  • Connected home
  • Carsharing - What is the future of this service and how can it influence the OC rental market? Insurers' requirements vs. suppliers market
  • Marcin Pluta, Managing Partner, Sollers Consulting
  • Adam Bąkowski, CEO, Naviexpert
  • Rafał Mosionek, Vice President, Member of the Management Board at ‎Compensa Towarzystwo Ubezpieczeń S.A., Vienna Insurance Group
  • Piotr Nawrocki, CEO, iTuran Europe
  • Cezary Świerszcz, President of the Board, Bacca

Regulatory aspects for insurtech and insurers

15:00 – 15:30 Discussion panel

  • How may the insurance industry use PSD2? Will the directive change the position of insurers towards banks?
  • What to offer customers to pay less for their data?
  • Do insurers fear data leaks? Technological effects and threats in the context of regulation
  • Personal data management in the RODO background
  • Piotr Czublun, editor-in-chief,
  • Maciej Kawecki, Deputy Director of the Department of Data Management in the Ministry of Digital Affairs
  • Magdalena Olczak, Lawyer, Drawbridge Olczak i Wspólnicy
  • Dagmara Wieczorek-Bartczak, Director, European Actuarial Services, EY

15:30 Ending of the Day 1. Lunch

Day II – 24th of November 2017


8:15 – 9:00 Registration

“Be digital before you go digital” - digitalizacja procesów

9:00 – 9:20

Keynote Speech
  • Michał Urbaniak, Country Manager, comadso A/S, Dania

9:20 – 9:40 Case study, Warta Group:

Comprehensive approach to technological innovation in insurance: from digitization and mobility in contact with customers to faster and more flexible internal analytics
  • Hubert Mordka, Vice-President of the board, Grupa Warta

9:40 – 9:50 Case study

Key differences and challenges in running digital projects
  • Wojciech Chmielewski, Digital & Technology Enablement Lead EY
  • Michał Gdak, Doradztwa Digital & Technology w EY Polska

9:50 – 10:30 Part 2: discussion panel

  • Digitization of internal processes
  • Customer-centricism – where is the customer in the insurers’ business processes
  • The role of intermediaries in the search for the customer
  • Policy sales - changes for the coming years
  • How to build a cost-based offer?
  • Radzym Wójcik, Editor,
  • Wojciech Chmielewski, Digital & Technology Enablement Lead EY
  • Rasmus Meineke, CEO, Founder, comadso A/S, Dania
  • Rafał Stankiewicz, Vicepresident of The Management Board, COO, Warta

Data analysis, machine learning, AI and bots - what opportunities, threats?

10:30 – 10:45 Part 1: case studies

  • Konrad Wypchło, ITMAGINATION

10:45 – 11:00

Case study: Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Marketing Automation
  • Piotr Uryga, IT Director, SalesManago

11:00 – 11:30 Part 2: discussion panel

  • Risk assessment in insurance
  • AI - applications and examples
  • Bots and cognitive services – where they will have the greatest impact on the business model of insurance?
  • Dynamic pricing in products, life and health using IoT and models based on AI and social media
  • Paweł Mazurek, Board Member, TogetherData
  • Agnieszka Wrońska, CEO, Link4
  • Konrad Wypchło, Data Division Director, ITMAGINATION
  • Piotr Uryga, IT Director, SalesManago

11:30 – 12:00 Networking break

How insurers will use blockchain?

12:00 – 12:20 Part 1: case study

Transforming Marine Insurance via Blockchain Technology
  • Stefan Schrijnen, Director EY, EMEIA Digital Insurance Practice
  • Ian Meadows, Director EY, Global Specialty Insurance and Reinsurance team

12:20 – 13:15 Part 2: discussion panel

  • Application of blockchain technology in insurance
  • Platforms based on blockchain
  • How to resolve a major blockchain issue regarding hacker attacks and fraud?
  • Acceptance of insurance risk
  • How will insurers and customers feel the effect of blockchain implementation?
  • Blockchain implementation plans and investments in this area
  • Wojciech Soleniec, Partner EY, TET Hub
  • Witold Jaworski, CEO, NIO
  • Piotr Kujawa, Board Member, Bacca
  • Ian Meadows, Director EY, Global Specialty Insurance and Reinsurance team
  • Katarzyna Sosin, Managing Director at Billon Fiancial Ltd.
  • Stefan Schrijnen, Director EY, EMEIA Digital Insurance Practice
  • Dorota Zimnoch, International fintech & insurtech expert

What model of cooperation with hightechs and startups?

13:15 – 13:30 Part 1: case study

Case study 1, PiLab:
What can insurance industry do to speed up innovations implementation and work more effectively with hightechs. Challenges and good practices
  • Paweł Wieczyński, President of the board, PiLab

13:30 – 14:15 Part 2: discussion panel

  • Cultural change within the organization - how in insurance corporations build a startup culture that fosters the emergence of new products?
  • Cooperation startups – corporations. If creation of internal R&D departments by startups will be more efficient and less expensive?
  • What changes come after startup takeover - acquisition strategy
  • Not always takeover, what is the most effective model of cooperation?
  • How do insurers receive reinsurers activity? Reinsurers’ activity on the startup market. If they play to takeover the insurers’ market
  • Bartłomiej Gola, General partner at SpeedUp Venture Capital Group
Invited Speakers:
  • Jędrzej Iwaszkiewicz, CEO & Co-Founder, The Heart
  • Bogusława Cimoszko Skowroński, Member of the Management Board, MIT Enterprise Forum Poland
  • Tobias Sonndorfer, CFA, Client Executive at Munich Re (Group)
  • Bartłomiej Roszkowski, CEO, MFind

Insurance market transactions

14:15 – 14:30 Part 1: case study

  • Adam Bąkowski, CEO, Naviexpert

14:30 – 15:35 Part 2: discussion panel

  • Examples of transactions
  • Investing in insurtech at the pre-seed or seed level. What should change to get more transactions at this level?
  • What business assumptions have been made before and how transactions have taken place in real process?
  • Where to go for funding at the beginning? Angels, VC or National Development Programs
  • Mergers and transition in the insurance market
  • Radzym Wójcik,
Invited Speakers:
  • Adam Bąkowski, CEO, NaviExpert
  • Tomasz Mrowczyk, Director, Head of Structured Investments, TFI PZU
  • Igor Rusinowski, CEO, Unilink

15:35 Ending of the Congress. Lunch

Update date: 21.11.2017