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1:00 p.m. Registration and Coffee 
1:30 p.m. Welcome addressSimon Wainwright
1:35 p.m. Key note speaker
Surviving in the Asian Insurance Market
Tony Cheng
2:30 p.m. WorkoutsChoose from two workout sessions on a topic of your choice
Survival of the Informed: The Risk of Anti-selection in Protection Business from Advances in Statistical Genetics
RGA have sponsored King’s College London to conduct a ground-breaking study using the most comprehensive research dataset in the world (the UK Biobank). Come and see the results of combining Health, Genetic and Lifestyle data to predict survival in a cohort of 500,000 people and discuss the implications for the survival of current underwriting and pricing approaches.
Peter Banthorpe and Dr. Richard Russell
Mortality Improvements: How long will your portfolios survive?
The past 6 years have seen a significant shift in mortality improvements. We’ll talk about how RGA approaches setting mortality and morbidity trends in light of these shifts (in particular the work we are doing around causes of death).
Stephen Courquin and Dale Rotteveel
3:15 p.m. Coffee Break 
3:45 p.m. WorkoutsChoose from two workout sessions on a topic of your choice
The power of evolution: Adapting to a changing world
Darwin supposedly once said: "It is not the most intellectual of species that survives, nor the strongest; but the one that is best able to adapt to the changing environment." How do you evolve as the world changes? How do you drive positive behaviour change in yourself, your customers and your business? RGAx and our partners will explore these questions together with the audience.
Kate Gillmore, Jonathan Hughes and Dr. Lisa Smith
Deferred annuity reinsurance: Emergence of a new species
Capital efficiency has been the mantra of the post Solvency II world, especially when it comes to such capital intensive business lines as deferred annuities. Using case studies, we’ll explore how reinsurance responds to the challenges of this growing yet traditionally under-served part of the market.
David Lipovics and Cormac Galvin
4:40 p.m. Key note speaker
Black Box Thinking - High Performance in a Complex World
Matthew Syed
5:45 p.m. End of Conference – Drinks reception