IUMI 2021

Seoul Online Conference

PROGRAMME

Session 1 Session 2 City
16:00 KST 22:00 KST Seoul
03:00 EDT 09:00 EDT New York
08:00 BST 14:00 BST London
09:00 CEST 15:00 CEST Hamburg
12:30 IST 18:30 IST Mumbai
15:00 HKT 21:00 HKT Hong Kong
15:00 SGT 21:00 SGT Singapore
16:00 JST 22:00 JST Tokyo
17:00 AEST 23:00 AEST Sydney

MODERATOR

Lars Lange, Secretary General, IUMI

Lars Lange, who was born in Wolfenbüttel in 1968, is a qualified maritime lawyer by training and graduated from Göttingen University in 1995. In 2013, Mr Lange moved to his current role as Secretary General of the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) where he takes  care of IUMI’s IMO and EU activities and fosters the relations with other maritime stakeholders such as shipowner associations, class, salvors, average adjusters, shippers and forwarders. In this capacity, Mr Lange holds a number of honorary posts in the maritime environment, for example as the Chairman of the International Quality Assessment Review Body (IQARB) under the auspices of the IMO, as a member of the Advisory Committee to the IACS QSCS, as technical expert to the BIMCO Safety and Security Committee, and as a board member of the Green Award Foundation.

TIMETABLE

02.09. – 15.09.2021

Slot 1 Slot 2 Program Speaker
16:00 – 17:25 22:00 – 23:25 Welcome & Introduction Richard Turner, IUMI President
Congratulatory Message Speaker tbc
Welcome by the Host Association Ji-Wong Jung, Chairperson & CEO of GIAK, KOR-Seoul
Keynote 1: Speaker tbc
Keynote 2: In-Hyeon Kim, Director of Maritime Law Center, Korea University, KOR-Seoul
Keynote 3: Speaker tbc
16:55 – 17:25 22:55 – 23:25 Introducion to the common theme Richard Turner, IUMI President
17:25 – 17:40 23:25 – 23:40 Break / Meet the sponsors
17:40 – 19:00 23:40 – 01:00 President’s Workshop: Sustainability Richard Turner, IUMI President
Presentation: tbc Roel Hoenders, Head of Air Pollution, IMO
Presentation: tbc Johannah Christensen, CEO, Global Maritime Forum, DK-Copenhagen
Risk and Opportunities in decarbonization of shipping: A Mærsk perspective Simon Bergulf, Director Regulatory Affairs, AP Møller Maersk, DK-Copenhagen
Presentation: tbc Alicia Montoya, Head Research Commercialization, Swiss Re Institute
Panel discussion and Q&A
Conclusion and take away Richard Turner, IUMI President
Slot 1 Slot 2 Program Speaker
16:00 – 18:00 22:00 – 00:00 Introduction and Chairperson’s report Helle Hammer, Chairperson Policy Forum, Managing Director, Cefor, NOR-Oslo
Responding to the basic needs of all – redefining competitiveness and sustainable growth Gunter Pauli, Economist Entrepreneur, founder of ZERI Think Tank, RSA, Cape Town
Q&A Moderator: Neil Roberts, Member of Policy Forum, Head of Marine and Aviation, LMA, UK-London
Safety considerations on use of alternative ship fuels Dr. Sangick Lee, Principal Surveyor, Korean Register, KOR-Busan
Asian Free Trade Agreements: Trends, Prospects and Challenges Benjamin O. Kostrzewa, Foreign Legal Consultant, Hogan Lovells, Hong Kong
Conclusion and take aways Helle Hammer, Chairperson Policy Forum, Managing Director, Cefor, NOR-Oslo
Slot 1 (KST) Slot 2 (KST) Program Speaker
16:00 – 18:00 22:00 – 00:00 Chair’s Report & Report on World Merchant Fleet and World Trade Philip Graham, Chairperson Facts & Figures Committee; Chaucer, UK-London
Global Marine Insurance Report Astrid Seltmann, Vice Chair Facts & Figures Committee; Analyst/Actuary, Cefor, NOR-Oslo
Major Claims Database 2021 Dave Matcham, Chief Executive, International Underwriting Association of London IUA, UK-London
Presentation: tbc Speaker: tbc
Q&A and take aways Philip Graham, Chairperson Facts & Figures Committee; Chaucer, UK-London
Slot 1 (KST) Slot 2 (KST) Program Speaker
16:00 – 16:10 22:00 – 22:10 Chairperson’s Report & Introduction Charles Fernandez, Chairperson Legal & Liability Committee; Canopius Insurance, UK-London
16:10 – 16:20 22:10 – 22:20 IPP Presentation

Global Navigation System manipulation – the legal and liability issues arising

Windward, tbc
16:20 – 16:40 22:20 – 22:40 Containers falling off container vessels –Where do the losses fall? Michael Hird, Director, WK Webster, UK
16:40 – 17:00 22:40 – 23:00 Blocking of an International Waterway –liability issues arising Richard Neylon, Partner, HFW, UK-London
17:00 – 17:20 23:00 – 23:20 Social Inflation in Marine Insurance Peter Cridland, Vice President of  Claims, Trans Re, USA
17:20 – 17:40 23:20 – 23:40 Insurability of fines –Q&A discussion Nick Shaw, CEO of IGP&I Clubs, UK-London
17:40 – 17:55 23:40 – 23:55 Q&A
17:55 – 18:00 23:55 – 00:00 Conclusion and take away Charles Fernandez, Chairperson Legal & Liability Committee; Canopius Insurance, UK-London
Slot 1 (KST) Slot 2 (KST) Program Speaker
16:00 – 16:15 22:00 – 22:15 Chairperson’s Report & Introduction Isabelle Therrien, Chair, SVP Falvey Cargo Underwriting, Canada
16:15-16:25 22:15-22:25 IPP Presentation:

Lesson learned from Court case on policy language – ABN AMRO case and others

Mike Roderick, Partner, Clyde & Co., UK-London
16:25-16:50 22:25-22:50 ESG- Human rights risks on the supply chain Hiroshi Ishida, Executive Director, Caux Round Table, Japan
16:50-17:15 22:50-23:15 Vaccine Transportation and Logistics Vaccine Manufacturer or Logistics provider Lorant Kovacs , Head of Vertical Market Healthcare, Americas Region, DB Schenker Life+
17:15-17:55 23:15-23:55 Container Collapse Presentation/Panel Discussion Moderator: Matthew O’Sullivan

17:55-18:00 23:55-00:00 Q&A
18:00-18:05 00:00-00:05 Conclusion and take aways Isabelle Therrien, Chair, Falvey Cargo Underwriting, Canada
Slot 1 (KST) Slot 2 (KST) Program Speaker
16:00 – 18:00 22:00 – 00:00 Chairperson’s Report & Introduction Rama Chandran, Chairperson Ocean Hull Committee; QBE Insurance, SG-Singapore
IPP Presentation:

Combining industry expertise and tech innovation for a resilient marine insurance market

Oliver Miloschewsky, Business Development Director, Concirrus, Singapore
Crew Wellbeing: What are the shortfalls and how this could be improved. Shipowners perspective Patrick Kirkman, BW Shipping Singapore
Tank Coating issues – Can Owners’ be grossly negligent Paul Hill, AqualisBraemar LOC, UK-London
Alternative Fuel –LNG – How is shipping preparing for the GHG 2050 IMO rules? Professor H.S. Yoo, Korean Maritime Institute, South Korea
Piracy/Detentions/Drugs and Seizure – Is there a solution to GOG? Richard Neylon, HFW

2. speaker tbc

Panel discussion and Q&A:

Pathways to a sustainable, resilient and innovative future

Speaker tbc
Conclusion and take away Rama Chandran, Chairperson Ocean Hull Committee; QBE Insurance, SG-Singapore
Slot 1 (KST) Slot 2 (KST) Program Speaker
16:00 – 16:10 22:00 – 22:10 Chairperson’s Report & Introduction Frank Streidl, Chairperson Offshore Energy Committee
16:10-16:40 22:10-22:40 Technical Topic – Cables Jan Pagan, Renewables Manager, MatDan,
16:40-16:50 22:40-22:50 IPP Presentation:

Modelling catastrophe risks to renewables

Sam Lucas, Senior Model Product Management Analyst, RMS, UK-London
16:50-17:20 22:50-23:20 Oil Company Transition Vicky Roberts-Mills, Senior Manager, Global Insurance, BP,
17:20-17:55 23:20-23:55 Panel discussion and Q&A
17:55-18:00 23:55-00:00 Conclusion and take aways Frank Streidl, Chairperson Offshore Energy Committee
Slot 1 (KST) Slot 2 (KST) Program Speaker
16:00 – 18:00 22:00 – 00:00 Chairperson’s Report & Introduction Hilton Adams, Chairperson IFY Committee
IPP Presentation:

Transport of vaccines

Stefan Schrijnen, Insurawve and Parsy, UK
Ship building in Asia

  • Accumulation of vessels and lack of mooring space and increased storm risk
  • How do underwriters and (Korean) Classification Society identify the emerging new risks?
Speaker: tbc
Sustainability and Greening shipping

  • The recycling industry in Asia.
  • The future of IFY markets in a new sustainable and innovative way.
Speaker: tbc
Major Yacht (>100 ft) losses Speaker: tbc
Zero emission, electric ferries and solar powered yachts Speaker: tbc
Panel discussion and Q&A
Conclusions and take aways Hilton Adams, Chairperson IFY Committee
Slot 1 (KST) Slot 2 (KST) Program Speaker
16:00–16:15 22:00–22:15 Chairperson’s Report & Introduction Pascal Dubois, Chairperson Loss Prevention Committee
16:15-16:40 22:15-22:40 Cyber security in the maritime industry – Panel
  • Moderator : Howard Potter / Head Marine Cyber UW – Astaara
  • Philip Ponsford : Deputy Chief Cyber Office – Astaara
  • Kevin K.Adams, GRCP, Marine Transportation System Cybersecurity Specialist / US Coast Guard First District, USA-Boston
  • May Jensen : Director of Risk Management / CSL Group (Canada Steamship Lines)
  • Vincent Lagny : Cyber Systems Panel Chair – Bureau Veritas representing IACS
16:40-17:00 22:40-23:00 Loss Prevention for COVID-19 vaccines

Special focus on in transit and in storage loss prevention challenges

Chris McGill, Senior Underwriter, Parsyl, Syndicate 1796, UK-London
17:00-17:20 23.00-23:20 IPP Presentation:

Cargo claims due to unsuitable packaging

Patrick Tillery, Owner and Managing Director, Battermann & Tillery GmbH, Member IUMI Loss Prevention Committee, GER-Bremen
17:20-17:40 23:20-23:40 Underwriting shipyard risks on a loss prevention angle Chungun Cho, M.Eng., PMP – Transition Projects Team, DNV Korea, KOR-Busan
17:40-18:00 23:40-00:00 How to use actionable insights to tackle supply chain risks Ulf Venne, Sales Leader EMEA & APAC, Everstream Analytics, GER-Troisdorf
18:00-18:05 00:00-00:05 Q&A, conclusions and take aways Pascal Dubois, Chairperson Loss Prevention Committee
Slot 1 (KST) Slot 2 (KST) Program Speaker
16:00 – 17:30 22:00 – 23:30 Chairperson’s report & introduction Patrizia Kern, Chairperson IUMI BDD Forum; Head Marine, Director, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions Ltd, CH-Zurich
Digitalisation as enabler of resilience in the logistic supply chain Luca Graf, Head Digital Innovation at DSV Panalpina
Digital Supply Chain: The impact on how we price, write and manage Cargo insurance Mita Chavda, Head of Technical Sales, Concirrus, UK
Panel discussion and Q&A
What is the impact of different data privacy legislations on innovation of the insurance sector?
Lawyers from USA/Canada, EU, Asia
• Sybille Rexer, Senior Associate, Arnecke Siebeth Dabelstein, GER-Hamburg
Rory Duncan, Senior Associate, Clyde & Co Europe LLP, GER-Hamburg
Conclusions and take aways Patrizia Kern, Chairperson IUMI BDD Forum; Head Marine, Director, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions Ltd, CH-Zurich
17:30 – 18:00 23:30 – 00:00 Final Session (for IUMI members only)
Announcements: Council results Alessandro Morelli, Chairperson IUMI Nominating Committee
Thanks and wrap up Richard Turner, IUMI President
Handing over the IUMI flag to the U.S. delegation
Information on IUMI 2022 Chicago
Closing of the Conference Richard Turner, IUMI President