Upcoming Conferences & Events

BDA representatives can be found with Bermuda industry executives at leading conferences held on the island and worldwide as sponsors, hosts or participants. We welcome you to come and talk to us at any of the following events:

2019

January 30–February 1, 2019, World Captive Forum

The 2019 World Captive Forum will address new and emerging risks facing companies and organisations worldwide, demonstrating how captives can offer solutions that may not be available in the traditional insurance marketplace. A domicile-neutral conference, the forum provides in-depth, high-calibre educational content to risk managers, benefit managers and financial executives whose organisations have risks insured by a captive or who are exploring the formation of one.

Date: January 30–February 1, 2019
Location:
Turnberry Isle
19999 W Country Club Drive
Aventura, Florida 33180
USA

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

February 1, 2019, ARTEMIS ILS NYC 2019

Artemis returns to New York for its third annual insurance-linked securities (ILS) conference in the city. The 2019 event aims to inspire discussion about the future of ILS and look at where the ILS market finds its next phase of growth. Experts will examine the way ILS and collateralized reinsurance underwriting continues to grow and develop, and where this rapid market development may be going.

Date: February 1, 2019
Location:
Convene
117 West 46th Street,
New York, New York 10036
USA

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Stephanie Dickinson, 441/278-6563 or stephanie@nullbda.bm

February 20–24, 2019, BERMUDA PRINCIPLES

Now in its third year, Bermuda’s only biotech conference features a keynote lecture by Professor Lorna Harries, with diabetes as the focus given its relevance to Bermuda’s local population. A major part of the programme is selected from submitted abstracts and organisers strongly encourage graduate students and postdoctoral scientists to submit these for the opportunity to present to postdoctoral scientists, professors, researchers and biotech representatives and investors.

Date: February 20–24, 2019
Location:
Fairmont Southampton Hotel
101 South Shore Road
Southampton SN02
Bermuda

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Kevin Richards, 441/278-6552 or kevin@nullbda.bm

March 13–14, 2019, NetDiligence Cyber Risk Summit Bermuda

The inaugural NetDiligence Cyber Risk Summit Bermuda takes place this year in partnership with the Bermuda Business Development Agency. The event will showcase the brand’s acclaimed programming to the “World’s Risk Capital.” Hear from more than 50 speakers in info-packed sessions and comprehensive discussions on the latest in cyber coverage and cybersecurity solutions.

Date: March 13–14, 2019
Location:
Hamilton Princess Bermuda
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton HM 08
Bermuda

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

March 18–19, 2019, Governance Professionals of Canada

Hosted by the Governance Professionals of Canada, this inaugural “Course on Governance” is a one-and-a-half day workshop geared to local and overseas board members and advisors to boards. The conference focuses on the roles and responsibilities of key participants in organisational governance, best practices to ensure effective meetings, and tools and tips for undertaking board evaluations.

Date: March 18–19, 2019
Location:
Fairmont Southampton Hotel
101 South Shore Road
Southampton SN02
Bermuda

Event details

Contact: Head of Business Development Sean Moran, 441/292-4203 or sean@nullbda.bm

March 21, 2019, Bermuda Executive Forum New York

Looking for investment opportunities or a world-class base for global business? Learn about Bermuda at our free forum in New York this spring, featuring experts from a wealth of industries. Register and join us!

Date: March 21, 2019
Location:
Convene 117 W46th St
New York, NY 10036

Event details

March 26–27, 2019, RAA Bermuda Re Basics

Hosted by the Reinsurance Association of America (RAA), “Demystifying Reinsurance: A Basics of Property/Casualty Reinsurance Course for the Bermuda Market” provides a thorough introduction to property/casualty reinsurance with an emphasis on the perspective and concerns of Bermuda insurers and reinsurers. Attendees will be guided through all steps of the reinsurance transaction and its impact on the bottom line of an insurance company.

Date: March 26–27, 2019
Location:
Hamilton Princess Bermuda
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton HM 08
Bermuda

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

April 28–May 1, 2019, RIMS (Risk and Insurance Management Society) Conference

The RIMS annual conference is the largest risk-mitigation industry event of the year. Attracting more than 400 companies and 10,000 delegates, its three-day programme features sessions, social events and a large tradeshow. Team Bermuda, including numerous companies and industry leaders from our jurisdiction, will once again have a strong presence, with our hallmark BDA Booth in the Exhibition Hall and Tuesday evening’s Bermuda Reception offering valuable networking opportunities.

Date: April 28–May 1, 2019
Location:
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
415 Summer Street
Boston, MA, 02210

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

June 5–7, 2019, Transcontinental Trusts International Forum

Now in its 5th year, this private client conference returns to Bermuda, attracting over 300 high-level delegates including top legal experts from the UK, Channel Islands, the USA and the Caribbean.

Date: June 5–7, 2019
Location:
Hamilton Princess Bermuda
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton HM 08
Bermuda

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Stephanie Dickinson, 441/278-6563 or stephanie@nullbda.bm

June 10–12, 2019, Bermuda Captive Conference

Now in its 15th year, Bermuda’s largest industry event attracts more than 800 attendees from the United States, Canada, Latin America, and the United Kingdom. Captive owners, risk managers, brokers and service providers come together to share industry thought leadership and network over three days of panels and social events.

Date: June 10–12, 2019
Location:
Fairmont Southampton Hotel
101 South Shore Road
Southampton SN02
Bermuda

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

June 19, 2019, Bermuda Executive Forum Toronto

Team Bermuda will showcase the jurisdiction’s breadth of industry sectors for the first time in Toronto this June. Highlighting opportunities available to global businesses, industry leaders will participate in a complimentary day of panels and networking, covering topics ranging from fintech to captive insurance.

Agenda and registration details to come.

November 26, 2019, Bermuda Executive Forum London

Insurance, trusts and asset management will be among topics covered as the BDA hosts its third annual multi-industry forum in London. This complimentary full-day event features panels and networking sessions with leading industry executives highlighting why Bermuda is a premier platform for global business.

Agenda and registration details to come.