Digital Insurer Network meeting

Join us in Dublin, Ireland on June 8 & 9, 2017

The next Digital Insurer Network meeting is at The Dock, Accenture’s Global Center for Innovation in Ireland, where we’ll be discussing “Unlocking value through innovation: Practical paths to new business opportunities and models."

Meeting details
Date: 12h00 Thursday 8 June, to 13h00 Friday 9 June (Irish Standard Time)
Venue: The Dock, 7 Hanover Quay, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin


We have a dynamic, interactive agenda planned (attached). You can expect hands-on demos and prototypes, a variety of activities in different locations, moderated interplay to stress-test conventional thinking and input from experts on innovation in insurance.


(Please click on the speaker’s name in the table below to view their detailed biography.)

Day 1 – Thursday, 8 June

Time Description
12:00 Lunch
The Dock, 7 Hanover Quay, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin
13:00 Welcome and introduction
Daniele Presutti, EALA Insurance Lead – Accenture
13:15 Innovation at Scale: Profit from disruption by pivoting to the new
Omar Abbosh, Group Chief Executive – Communications, Media & Technology, followed by facilitated group discussion
14:30 Leading in the New: Prioritizing your investments in digital technologies to unlock trapped value, innovate at scale, and build a practical path to lead in the new
Michael Lyman, Global Insurance Strategy Lead – Accenture
Site visit to local ecosystem partners including LinkedIn, Slack, Google and Docusign
16: 30 Tea break
16:45 Artificial Intelligence for Insurance: Cutting-edge demos and prototypes bring to life the wide-ranging implications of artificial intelligence across the insurance value chain
Dadong Wan, Accenture Tech Labs Lead, The Dock – Accenture
Blockchain Imagined: Demo showing the potential of blockchain to transform insurance
David Treat, Global Trading Services Lead – Accenture
17:45 Wrap-up
Daniele Presutti, EALA Insurance Lead – Accenture
19:30 Dinner and interactive fireside discussion
The Marker Hotel, Grand Canal Square, Docklands, Dublin

Day 2 – Friday, 9 June

Time Description
7:00 Breakfast and check-out
The Marker Hotel or other
8:30 Introduction and day one reflection
9:00 The Platform Economy: Strategies for the next generation of services. Leaders in the home, transport and health sectors share their platform frameworks as we consider the impact of these successful new business models in insurance
Simon Kelly, Executive – Babylon Health
9:45 The Insurtech Opportunity: Tried and tested techniques for insurers to cultivate successful partnerships with start-ups that deliver sustainable value
Nick Suhr, CEO – Kasko & John Warburton, CEO – Konsileo
10:30 Buy, Build, Borrow or Bot: Developing the insurance workforce of the future – one that is agile, adaptive, and skilled to collaborate optimally with artificial intelligence
Moshè Tamir, Global Head of Digital Transformation – Generali and others (tbc)
Tea break
11:30 From Inspiration to Innovation: Subject-matter experts offer competing views on how to exploit opportunities and operationalize new ideas
12:30 Next steps for the Digital Insurer Network and wrap-up
Daniele Presutti, EALA Insurance Lead – Accenture
13:00 Lunch
The Dock, 7 Hanover Quay, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin